BROWN, Luella Holmes

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Last Name
 
BROWN
Given Names
 
Luella Holmes
AKA's
 
Holmes, Luella
Better known as
 
Date of Birth
 
6/1/1919
Age at Death
 
59
Place of Birth
 
Louisiana
Race
 
Black
Gender
 
Female
Religion
 
Family Tree
 
Birth Mother
 
Birth Father
 
Siblings
 
Partner
 
Children
 
Non-Temple Relatives
 
Body Identification Number
 
Burial Location
 
Source of Death Information
 
House Foreign Affairs Committee report; FBI document 89-4286-1302 (prepared 12/78)
Entry into Guyana
 
7/29/1977
Residence (US)
 
Redwood Valley, California
Residence (JT)
 
Dorm 1
Occupation outside __Peoples Temple
 
nurse aide, seamstress (PT occupation record); canning (2nd PT occupation record); "quick order chef" (LJ memo)
Occupation inside __Peoples Temple
 
Occupation at __Jonestown
 
Government Income
 
welfare
Discrepancies
 
Remembrances
 
“Luella was a loyal and hard-working member who had no relatives with her in Jonestown. I remember this beautiful lady well, and her black-and-white photo shows the Luella I remember, and loved dearly. Luella had a great sense of humor and was a good listener. In Jonestown, she served as a Team D counselor, was on the Inspection Committee, and was also a cottage supervisor. ” - Kathryn Barbour