Gazlay Family History

FamilyMaud E. Orpen


FatherGeorge Lamprey Orpen (December 1844 - 6 January 1902)
MotherCornelia Helen Forman (December 1851 - 24 February 1928)

Personal Information

Record Created: 20 December 2016; Last Edited: 3 January 2017 
NameMaud E. Orpen
Born July 1885 in New York1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Married 26 June 1907 in Kings County, New York to Henry F. Brownell6


Spouse 1FamilyHenry F. Brownell
Born 30 March 1886 in Brooklyn, Kings County, New York
Married 26 June 1907 in Kings County, New York to Maud E. Orpen


  1. New York State Census, 1892, Kings County, Brooklyn, 2nd Election District of the Sixteenth Ward, Page 13, family of George Orpen (46, hat maker); Cornelia Orpen (40); Laura Orpen (21); Walter Orpen (9); Maud Orpen (6).
  2. U.S. Federal Census, 1900, New York, Kings County, Brooklyn, Enumeration District 224, Sheet No. 8A, family of George L. Orpen (55, New York, December 1844, hat maker); wife of 24 years Cornelia H. Orpen (48, New York, December 1851, 4 children, 2 living); son Walter N. Orpen (17, New York, August 1882, pressman); daughter Maude E. Orpen (14, New York, July 1885); daughter Laura Orpen (29, New York, July 1870).
  3. U.S. Federal Census, 1920, New York, Queens County, Evergreen, Borough of Queens, Enumeration District 408, Sheet No. 8B, family of Harry F. Brownell (33, New York, manager, service station); wife Maud E. Brownell (33, New York).
  4. U.S. Federal Census, 1930, New York, Queens County, Jamaica, Enumeration District 41-320, Sheet No. 12A, family of Harry F. Brownell (44, New York, proprietor, rubber stamps, first married age 21); wife Maud Brownell (44, New York, first married age 21).
  5. U.S. Federal Census, 1940, New York, Queens County, Queens Borough, Enumeration District 41-8138B, Sheet No. 61B, family of Harry F. Brownell (54, New York, employer, rubber stamps); wife Maud E. Brownell (54, New York).
  6. Italian Genealogical Group, New York City Grooms Records (with Bride information), Henry F. Brownell and Maud Orpen, 26 June 1907, Kings [County], New York; cert# 9193.