James Brown

James Brown (1696 - 1750)

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James Brown
Born in Stonington, New London, Connecticut Colonymap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Stonington, CTmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Stonington, New London, Connecticutmap
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Categories: Stonington Connecticut-Study | Stonington, Connecticut | First Congregational Church of Stonington, Stonington, Connecticut.


Contents

Biography

Birth & Baptism

Birth

James Brown was born on a Friday, 01 Jun 1696, to Eleazer Brown and Ann Pendleton in Stonington, Connecticut Colony.[1]

Research Note

'Brown Genealogy is the only source that has James Brown's birth recorded as July instead of June.[2]

Baptism

James was baptized on 02 Aug 1696, by Reverend James Noyes, in the First Congregational Church of Stonington. James and wife, owned the covenant the same day, 25 Aug 1723, that their children, James Jr, Simeon and Thankful were baptized.[3][4]

Research Note

On page 126 of History of the First Congregational Church, Stonington, Connecticut, the author incorrectly stated John for James, and this was noted in Connecticut. Church Records Index, Vol 111, Stonington, PG 45.[3][4]

Marriage

James married Elizabeth Randall on 05 May 1718, in the First Congregational Church of Stonington. This ceremony was also performed by Reverend James Noyes.[1][2][4][5]

Children

James Brown, Jr; b. 29 Jan 1719; d. 24 Dec 1741[1][2][6]
Daughter (twin); b. 22 Oct 1720 (No profile created)[1][2]
Thankful (Brown) Main; b. 22 Oct 1720[1][2][7]
Simeon Brown; b. 31 Jan 1723[1][2][8]
Ann Brown; b. 31 Jan 1723 (No Profile Created)[1][2][9]
Zebulon Brown; b. 20 Nov 1730[1][2][10]
Elizabeth (Brown) Main; b. 31 Jul 1732[1][2]
Abagail (Brown) Maine; b. 23 Apr 1737[1][2][11]
Joshua Brown; b. 08 Apr 1740[1][2][12]

Death

James died 02 Feb 1750, at the age of 55. He is buried in North Stonington.[5][13][14]

Sources

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 Wheeler, Richard Anson; (1900); History of the Town of Stonington, County of New London, Connecticut, from its first settlement in 1649 to 1900; Press of the Day Publishing Company, New London, Conn.; PG 260-261; Retrieved from https://archive.org/stream/historyoftownofs00whee_1#page/n11/mode/2up
  2. 2.00 2.01 2.02 2.03 2.04 2.05 2.06 2.07 2.08 2.09 2.10 Cyrus Henry Brown (1907); Brown genealogy of many of the descendants of Thomas, John, and Eleazer Brown Vol 1; The Everett Press Company, Boston; PG 12,14-15; Retrieved from https://archive.org/stream/browngenealogyof00brow#page/n7/mode/2up
  3. 3.0 3.1 Wheeler, Richard A. (1875); History of the First Congregational Church, Stonington, Connecticut, 1674-1874; With The Report of Bi-Centennial Proceedings, 03 Jun 1874; With Appendix Containing Statistics of the Church.; T.H. Davis and Company, Norwich, Connecticut; PGS 200, 215-216; Retrieved from: https://archive.org/details/historyoffirstco00whee
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Ancestry.com. Connecticut, Church Record Abstracts, 1630-1920 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: 2013. Original data: Connecticut. Church Records Index. Connecticut State Library, Hartford, Connecticut. View with paid subscription: https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/3032/41107_620303988_0404-00048/238631
  5. 5.0 5.1 Chute, Wm. E; (1894); A Genealogy & History of the Chute Family In America...; Salem, Massachusetts; PG clx; Retrieved from https://archive.org/stream/agenealogyandhi00chutgoog#page/n426/mode/2up/search/Randall
  6. Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F74K-877 : 3 December 2014), James Brown in entry for James Brown, 29 Jan 1718; citing ; FHL microfilm unknown.
  7. Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F7WR-PMZ : 3 December 2014), James Brown in entry for Thankfull Brown, 22 Oct 1720; citing ; FHL microfilm unknown.
  8. Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F741-1PV : 3 December 2014), James Brown in entry for Simeon Brown, 31 Jan 1722; citing ; FHL microfilm unknown.
  9. Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F7WX-V5H : 3 December 2014), James Brown in entry for Ann Brown, 23 Mar 1728; citing ; FHL microfilm unknown.
  10. Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F7HM-MM5 : 3 December 2014), James Brown in entry for Zebulon Brown, 20 Nov 1730; citing ; FHL microfilm unknown.
  11. Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F7WX-JJ2 : 3 December 2014), James Brown in entry for Abigail Brown, 23 Apr 1737; citing ; FHL microfilm unknown.
  12. Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F74K-8SW : 3 December 2014), James Brown in entry for Joshua Brown, 08 Apr 1740; citing ; FHL microfilm unknown.
  13. Find A Grave Index, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVVJ-GJVQ : 13 December 2015), James Brown, 1750; Burial, North Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States of America, Brown Cemetery; citing record ID 17437400, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.
  14. Ancestry.com. Connecticut, Hale Collection of Cemetery Inscriptions and Newspaper Notices, 1629-1934 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012. Original data: The Charles R. Hale Collection. Hale Collection of Connecticut Cemetery Inscriptions. Hartford, Connecticut: Connecticut State Library. View with paid subscription: https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2900/32971_301929-00200?pid=342182
Acknowledgements
  • WikiTree profile Brown-11805 created through the import of BaxterFamilyTree.ged on Jan 27, 2012 by Jason Baxter. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Jason and others.


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John Brown & Elizabeth (Randell) Brown Gravestone
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John Brown & Elizabeth (Randell) Brown Gravestone
John Brown & Elizabeth (Randell) Brown Gravestone

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On 4 Feb 2018 at 22:54 GMT Debbie (Hughey) Parsons wrote:

I adopted this profile when I saw it had no manager.

On 16 Apr 2016 at 01:13 GMT Valerie (Worth) Noe wrote:

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John Brown. Born in Dec 1701 in Stonington, CT. John died bef 13 Jan 1764. On 4 Oct 1726 John first married Elizabeth Chase in Stonington, CT. Elizabeth died bef Oct 1729. In Oct 1729 John second married Abigail Randall, daughter of John Randall (Jun 1666-ca 1720) & Abigail Billings (1 Jul 1667-23 Nov 1705), in Stonington, CT. Born on 4 Dec 1705 in Stonington, CT. Abigail was baptized in Stonington, CT, on 17 Jul 1706.



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