THE STEWART/BROWNING FAMILY
JOHN MORGAN STEWART
Born: September 20, 1870; Died: February 6, 1927
Buried in the Diamond Grove Mausoleum.
Married on February 19, 1896 to
SARAH ELMA BROWNING
Daughter of Geoge Harrison and Louisa Adcock Browning.
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Twin to Reverend Elmer Browning.
Born: December 6, 1876; Died: February 17, 1945
CHILDREN OF JOHN AND ELMA STEWART:
1. BYRON WISEMAN STEWART
Born: February 18, 1897;
Graduated from Brown's Business College and
lived and farmed on Mound Road.
Married on October 21, 1926 to
Elizabeth Lee Turley (b. Dec. 18, 1896, d. Feb., 1982)
Daughter: Virginia Lee Stewart (b. March 4 1928;
Married Otto Lee Beerup, Jr.)
2. LEON BROWNING STEWART
Born: November 8, 1898;
Graduated from Brown's Business College.
Farmed with his brother. Worked at Farmer's State
Bank in 1938. Married on November 2, 1926 to
Esther M. Collins (b. June 16, 1901; d. March, 1974)
Children: (1) Carolyn Esther Stewart
Born: April 10, 1928; Married on November 2, 1926
to Kendall D. Litchfield
(2) Warren Leon Stewart
Born: March 15, 1930; Married to Esther Wilding
on June 5, 1951
3. EDITH LEONA STEWART
Born: October 6, 1900; Married on June 12, 1923 to
Henry Lee Mason (d. Dec., 1977)
Children: (1) Mildred Eileen Mason
Born: August 19, 1925; Married Henry Warrington Kent
on August 20, 1944.
(2) Homer Mason; (3) Harlan Mason, (4) John Reginald
4. ARTHER JOHN STEWART
Born: 1902; Graduated from Bronw's Business College; Farmed in the Mound Road vacinity and a deacon at the First Baptist Church. Married Helen Dumas in 1928.
5. ETHYL LOUISE STEWART
Born: 1904; Graduated from Browns's Business College and was a secretary for Forsythe Ins. Co., Springfield, Illinois. She was a member of Alpha Iota Sorority and International Secretaries Association.
6. INA MAE STEWART
Born: 1906; Office manager and secretary for Drs. W.L. Frank Sr. & Jr.
7. CLARA ELMA STEWART
Born: 1908; Graduated from Brown's Business College;
Secretary at Morgan County Abstract Company.
Married Barnard Camm in 1936.
Daughter: Barbara Mae Camm
8. NETTIE MARIE STEWART
Born: 1910; Secretary at the State Office at Springfield, Illinois. Married Floyd H. Robinson in 1938.
Son: James Elmer Robinson
9. BUELAH CATHERINE STEWART
Born: 1911; Employed at Morgan County Farm Bureau.
Married Carlton Shumacher in 1940. Resided in Chapin, Illinois