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1800 Union Co, SC census John Brown - males 1 @ 26-45 females 2 und 10, 1 @ 26-45
1810 Union Co, SC census John Brown - male 1 @ 16-26 (???) females 1 @ 16-26 (not correct)
1820 Union Co, SC census, pg 131 John Brown - males 2 und 10, 2 @ 10-16, 1 @ 16-18, 2 @ 18-26 females 1 und 10, 1 @ 10-16, 1 @ 16-26, 1 26-45 where is John age 26-45 - did he die before 1820? or after 1830 On pg 149 another Elizabeth, does not seem to fit John's children. Elizabeth Brown - males 3 und 10 females 2 @ 10-16, 1 over 45
1830 Union Co, SC census, pg 201 Elizabeth Brown - males 1 @ 10-15, 1 @ 15-20, 1 @ 20-30 females 1 @ 10-15, 1 @ 20-30, 1 @ 50-60
Union Co deeds concerning John G Brown
(Possible this is a different John Brown or maybe his wifes name was Sarah Elizabeth. Tyger River is in souther Union County while my Browns were in central Union County. Cannot place Jean Brown) Deed Bk F, pg 130 - John Brown and Sarah his wife to David Kenworthy for 50# Sterling - 125ac it being part of a tract of 250ac granted to Jean Brown in 1786 on the water of Cain Creek a branch of Tyger River in Union Co. Bounded Northeastwardly by the lands of John Hawkins, and reference is made to a plat of the regional grants annexed. Signed March 3, 1795, recorded June 1, 1799. Witt; Henry Melhous, Joshua Kenworthy, Isaac Cook. Signature, Wm Hogans JP
(This is apparently correct John Brown as next deed on same land mentions his wife Elizabeth Brown. Research says his wife was Elizabeth Kent). Deed Bk D, pg 327 - Merry McGuire to John Brown for 20# Sterling - 150 acres on Fanning's Creek above the fork, part of a tract of 530 acres granted to Merry McGuire in 1785 under the hand of his Excellency Thomas Pinckney Esq, Governor and Commander of South Carolina. Begin at a male Hickory near Peter's Branch thence N 30 W for 31 chains to a post oak, thence N 55 E for 25 chains to a oak, thence 26 East to the creek, thence up the creek to Cuds Poplar corner, thence S 20 E for 26 chains to a post oak, thence along John McGuires line to a pine elbow corner at Peters Branch, thence to the little hickory beginning corner. Signed May 20, 1795, recorded April 4, 1796. Witt; Zacahraih Cudd, John Brown, Signatures Thomas Brandon JCC, and Ben Haile, Clerk
Deed Bk D, pg 328 - John Brown to Alexander Brice for 15# Sterling - 150 acres granted to Merry McGuire, thence to John Brown and now to Alexander Brice. Begin at a Hickory near Peter's Branch head thence N 30 W for 31 chains to a post oak, thence N 55 E for 25 chains to a oak, thence 26 East to the creek, thence up the creek to Coods Poplar corner, thence S 20 E for 26 chains to a post oak, thence along John McGuires line to a pine elbow corner at Peters Branch, thence to the little hickory beginning corner. Signed September 5, 1795by John Brown and Elizabeth Brown, recorded April 4, 1796. Witt; Jos. Hughes, and Jane Gregory. Signatures Beny a Woodson and Ben Haile, Clk
Deed Bk I, pg 41 - John Blair to John Brown for $214 - 140ac, part of a tract containing 492ac originally granted to Samuel Smith, 4 June 1787 bounded by Gustavus Henry, Fanning Crk, James Johnson, John McDonald, and Robert Smith. Signed 12th April 1803, recorded 31 July 1806. Witt; Abner Wells, Robert Elger.
Deed Bk I, pg 42 - Edward and William Brown to John Brown for $220 - 75ac part of a tract granted to Samuel Smith, Jan 1787, bounded by the fork of Fanning Creek, Kings line, Reids line, Levy's branch, east edge of swamp, Clarks Fork. Signed 19th Sep 1805, recorded 31 July 1806. Witt; T Reid, Jacob Woolbright.
Deed Bk R, pg 57 - James Lawrence for $800 paid by John Brown, sells 132 1/2ac on the waters of Pacolet River, part of a tract originally granted to Sarah Cook, bounded by Wm. Hodges, John Cook, original grant to Meshack Inman which land contained 262ac was conveyed to Sarah Cook, the original grant to Hugh Cook, thence his son George Cook, thence to Henry Fernandez, thence to Joseph Crownover, thence to Shadrick Pruett, thence to James Lawrence. Signed 14 May, 1819, recorded 7 Jan 1822. Witt: Davis Goudelock, Robert Lusk.
Deed Bk R, pg 58 - William Scates for $400 to John Brown, 132 1/2ac on waters of Pacolet River, part of a tract originally granted to Sarah Cook bounded by William Hodge, John Brown, part of the same original grant conveyed to Meshack Inman containing 265ac was conveyed to Sarah Cook, the original granted Hugh Cook, thence by his son George Cook, thence Henry Fernandez, thence Joseph Crownover, thence Shadrick Pruett, thence John Hase. Signed 18 Sep 1816, recorded 7 Jan 1822. Witt: John Pridemore, James Mabry. Dower released by wife, Polly Scates.
Deed Bk R, pg 60 - John and Christopher Cook of Spartanburgh Dist for $200 paid by John Brown sell 50ac originally granted to John Cook and Christopher Cook, thence to John Brown, situated in Union Co on the north side of the Pacolet River. Signed 13 Mar 1818, recorded 1822. Witt: Francis & John Little.
Deed Bk R, pg 61 - William Little to John Brown for $250 - 67 1/2ac bounded by William Brown, Pacolet river coast, John Hames, John Foster, William Scates line it being part of a 100ac tract originally granted to John Cook. Signed 9 Mar 1813, recorded 7 Jan 1822. Witt, Francis Little and Samuel Quinton.
Deed Bk T, pg 348 - James H Black secures a note endorsed by John G Brown, James H Irby, John McLean, Richard Oneal and R and J Purvis. Said note is for $2500 for his part of a business being started by himself, John Bryce, David Johnson, James A Black, and Enmor Graham. Signed 15 June 1829, recorded 9 March 1830. Witt, Thomas Williams Jr and H H Thomason
Possible John G Brown died 1830-1835. One source list his death December 6, 1819
Union Co, SC deeds that help identify John G Brown's children Deed Bk S12, pg 85 - Joseph Brown to John Brown for $80 all my interest in the lands of John Brown deceased. Witt; William Kent, Sarah James. Signed 28 Feb 1839, recorded 6 Jul 1840
Deed Bk S12, pg 86 - Mary Coyle to John Brown for $50 all my interest in the lands of John Brown deceased. Witt; William Kent William K Brown. Signed 3 Jul 1840, recorded 6 Jul 1840
Deed Bk S12, pg 86 - George Cook and Patsey his wife, of the state of Georgia to John Brown for $70 all my interest in the lands of John Brown deceased - Witt; John H Foster and John Wagstiff. Signed 1 Nov 1838, recorded 6 July 1840
Deed Bk S12, pg 86 - Jesse Mabry and Elizabeth his wife to John Brown for $80 all my interest in the lands of John Brown deceased. Witt; William K Brown, William Kent. Signed 12 Sep, 1839, recorded 6 Jul 1840
Deed Bk S12, pg 254 - Elizabeth Brown to John Brown for $300 - 50ac bounded by William Harris and calls. Witt; George Cook, William K Brown. Signed 23 Dec 1841, recorded 8 Feb 1842 (Elizabeth wife of John G Brown to son John)
Deed Bk S12, pg 298 - B. Johnson, Sheriff to John Brown. Minor, Martha Kent one the heirs of William Kent dec'd intestate about the 15 Sep ????. (Note - Failed to copy 2nd or 3rd page of this deed)
Deed Bk S12, pg 474 - Elizabeth Brown to William Brown for $296 - 84ac where I now live, originally granted to Sarah Cook, reserving the right to live on said land for my natural life. Witt; George Cook, John Brown. Signed 23 Dec 1841, recorded 18 May 1843 (Elizabeth wife of John G Brown to son William K Brown)
Deed Bk S12, pg 475 - George Brown to William K Brown for $35 all my interest in the lands of John Brown deceased. Witt; Jesse J Mabry, William Kent. Signed 9 Dec 1839, recorded 18 May 1843
Deed Bk S12, pg 476 - Edward Brown to William K Brown for $50 all my interest in the lands of John Brown deceased. Witt; Baptist K Brown, George Cook. Signed 9 Aug 1832, recorded 5/18/1843
Deed Bk T13, pg 300 - James M George and Nancy, his wife, to Wm K Brown for $60 all our interest in the lands of John Brown deceased. Witt; Thomas N Cohen, Robert Childers. Signed 2 Apr 1845, recorded 21 Jun 1845
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