Charlotte Elaine Brown

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Above Images: Charlotte, circa 1973


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: April 5, 1973 from Cleveland, Ohio
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date of Birth: January 24, 1944
  • Age: 29 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'4, 105 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian female. Brown hair, brown eyes. Charlotte's maiden name is Mains. Her previous married names are Gobble and Kelly.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A red waist-length jacket, a gray sweater and blue jeans.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Charlotte was last seen when her friend dropped her off at a Rapid Transit station on 55th Avenue in Cleveland, Ohio on April 5, 1973. She has never been heard from again. She left behind three children.

    Charlotte's husband, Morris Albert Brown, was previously married to Darcy Brown, who disappeared in 1964. Darcy's children stated they witnessed Morris stab her to death. Her body has never been found. No charges were ever brought in Darcy's presumed homicide or Charlotte's disappearance. Morris is now deceased.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Cleveland Police Department


    Source Information
    Our Silent Crisis-Our Missing Adults
    Porchlight International for the Missing & Unidentified


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated November 19, 2013; details of disappearance updated.

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