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From “Virginia and Virginians, 1606-1888,” published by H.H. Hardesty, we find this entry for Lewis A. Browning, who resided at Man, West Virginia:
Was born on Nov. 14, 1850, in Logan county, W.Va., and was united in marriage on Aug. 24, 1882, with Mary H. White, the marriage being solemnized in Logan county, where she was born May 4, 1857. She is a daughter of James M. White, who was born Dec. 3, 1817, in Wythe county, Va., and for a great number of years an honored and esteemed citizen of Logan county, where he still resides. Her mother, who was Sarah Browning before marriage, was born Oct. 9, 1819, and died April 1, 1884, in this county. The records of Mr. and Mrs. Browning’s children are as follows: Carlos H., born Feb. 5, 1883; Nora C., born July 27, 1884, and died May 16, 1885; Emmet, born May 8, 1885, and India, born March 4, 1888. Mr. Browning is one of the prosperous and successful farmers of his section. His post office address is Man, Logan county, W.Va.
Source: Dr. R.A. Brock, Virginia and Virginians, 1606-1888 (Richmond, VA: H.H. Hardesty, Publisher, 1888), 819.