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Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Brown.

Communities Also Named Brown ...

We have found 35 communities that share the name Brown.

Within West Virginia, there is just one other community named Brown. Using our Gazetteer, we have found another 34 communities in the United States and Canada - with 34 of those located in the United States.

We have broken our list into two sections:

Other communities located in West Virginia

Communities outside of West Virginia


Communities Outside of West Virginia

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Arkansas

Mississippi County

Our profile page for Brown, Mississippi County   [Map]
This community is historic.<1>

California

Kern County

Our profile page for Brown, Kern County   [Map]
This community is historic.

Colorado

Montrose County

Our profile page for Brown, Montrose County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<2>
Although located in Montrose County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

San Miguel County

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Florida

Columbia County

Our profile page for Brown, Columbia County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Columbia County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Union County

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Georgia

Henry County

Our profile page for Brown, Henry County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Henry County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Liberty County

Our profile page for Brown, Liberty County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Liberty County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Kentucky

Mercer County

Our profile page for Brown, Mercer County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Mercer County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Louisiana

Bienville Parish

Our profile page for Brown, Bienville Parish   [Map]

Iberville Parish

Our profile page for Brown, Iberville Parish   [Map]
This community is historic.

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Manitoba

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Maryland

Montgomery County

Our profile page for Brown, Montgomery County   [Map]

Prince George's County

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Michigan

Charlevoix County

Our profile page for Brown, Charlevoix County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Charlevoix County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Gratiot County

Our profile page for Brown, Gratiot County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Gratiot County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Missaukee County

Our profile page for Brown, Missaukee County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Missaukee County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Missouri

Sullivan County

Our profile page for Brown, Sullivan County   [Map]
This community is historic.

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Montana

Deer Lodge County

Our profile page for Brown, Deer Lodge County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Deer Lodge County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Nevada

Churchill County

Our profile page for Brown, Churchill County
This community is historic.
Although located in Churchill County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Elko County

Our profile page for Brown, Elko County
This community is historic.
Although located in Elko County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Humboldt County

Our profile page for Brown, Humboldt County
This community is historic.
Although located in Humboldt County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Lincoln County

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This community is historic.

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North Carolina

Wilkes County

Our profile page for Brown, Wilkes County   [Map]
This community is historic.

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Ohio

Carroll County

Our profile page for Brown, Carroll County
This community is historic.
Although located in Carroll County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Guernsey County

Our profile page for Brown, Guernsey County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Guernsey County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

Miami County

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Oklahoma

Bryan County

Our profile page for Brown, Bryan County   [Map]

Pottawatomie County

Our profile page for Brown, Pottawatomie County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Pottawatomie County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Rhode Island

Providence County

Our profile page for Brown, Providence County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Providence County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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South Carolina

Williamsburg County

Our profile page for Brown, Williamsburg County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Williamsburg County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Tennessee

Hickman County

Our profile page for Brown, Hickman County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Hickman County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.

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Texas

Martin County

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Utah

Davis County

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Brown, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer as a placeholder. As we find more information about that community, it will be added to our Gazetteer.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. The community might still exist or it might have existed for just a short period of time. Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, families in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc.

Also keep in mind that the community could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere. Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Brown.