Bobbi Kristina Brown
Date of Birth: March 4, 1993
Place of Birth: Livingston, New Jersey, U.S.
Date of Death: July 26, 2015
Place of Death: Duluth, Georgia, U.S.
Ethnicity: African-American, with distant English, Irish, and Scottish
Bobbi Kristina Brown was an American reality television and media personality and singer. She was the daughter of singers Bobby Brown and Whitney Houston. She once stated that she was married to Nick Gordon, a statement that has been declared as false by her relatives. Bobbi was a first cousin, once removed, of singer Dionne Warwick.
Bobbi’s maternal grandmother, soul and gospel singer Cissy Houston, stated in an interview that she has Dutch and Native American ancestry. It is not clear if this ancestry has been verified/documented.
Bobbi’s paternal grandparents were Herbert James Brown and Carole Elizabeth Williams.
Bobbi’s maternal grandfather was John Russell Houston, Jr. (the son of John Russell Houston and Sarah Elizabeth Collins). Bobbi’s grandfather John was born in New Jersey. Bobbi’s great-grandfather John was the son of John Emmanuel Houston and Hannah M. Davis. Sarah was the daughter of The Rev. Abraham Augustus Collins and Sarah Elizabeth Sanderson.
Bobbi’s maternal grandmother is Cissy Houston (born Emily Drunkard, the daughter of Nitcholas Auther Drinkard and Adelia/Delia/Dealyer Mae McCaskill). Cissy was born in New Jersey. Nitcholas was the son of John T. Drinkard and Susie/Susan Belle/Bell Fuller. Adelia was the daughter of Stephen McCaskill and Emma Houston.
Obituary of Bobbi’s paternal grandmother, Carole Elizabeth (Williams) Brown – http://www.legacy.com
Genealogy of Bobbi Kristina Brown (focusing on her mother’s side) – http://www.findagrave.com
Bobbi’s maternal grandmother, Cissy Houston, speaks of their ancestors – http://www.youtube.com
Bobbi’s maternal great-grandmother, Adelia/Delia/Dealyer Mae McCaskill, on the 1910 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Bobbi’s maternal great-great-grandparents, Stephen McCaskill and Emma Houston, on the 1900 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
Bobbi’s maternal great-great-grandfather, Stephen McCaskill, on the 1880 U.S. Census – https://familysearch.org
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