Mrs. Mary Louise (Brown) Ervin, wife of Dr. Nathan Ervin of Matawan, died last Wednesday of peritonitis, aged 33 years. Mrs. Ervin was the youngest of ten children born to the late Mary and Jonob O. Brown of Browntown, near Matawan and she is the first of the children to die. She married Dr. Ervin in 1892, and he and a son, aged about seven years survive her. Her nine brothers and sisters are Lewis, William C. and Theodore Brown of Red Bank, Albert Brown of California, J. Crowell Brown of Denver, Colorado; Ira Brown of Browntown, Mrs. Isabelle Dobson of Ocean Grove and Mrs. Sophia Quackenbush of West Freehold.
Source: Red Bank Register, Wednesday, August 29, 1900