Keith Brown
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Keith Brown

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My main area of research has been the Brown Family of Bonavista Bay Newfoundland Canada but I have researched Brown surname in many other areas of Newfoundland
Keith W. Brown
Born 1950s.
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= I have been researching the Brown family of Bonavista Bay Newfoundland for aproximately 40 years I am particuarly interested in the William Brown Esq. family of Bonavista Newfoundland =


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Hello Everyone

I should point out that my Brown research is mainly centred on And in Newfoundland Canada. I have conducted research on Browns who immigrated to the United States and other places but it is limited.


posted by Keith Brown
Keith, there is a wonderful and large Brown cemetery in Cumberland County, Va on Rt 60 East ; perhaps this cemetery is East so far as to be in the County of Powhatan, Virginia but I dont think so. Did You know of it?
posted by Audrey Cooke
Keith Thank you for your comments, but I'm sure we have no relatives in common. My father was an only child. His father, well as far as I know, is lost to history. I have everything on Ancestry but can't afford to stay on it. I was hoping there were be a way to transfer to here. Tree name 'Stewart' if you want to look.
posted by [deleted]
Keith, Thanks for all you do. Here are my concerns for Brown line. I'm not good with things outside of what my great Aunt Cora Brown Beach shared. So I'm asking you.

1. I have been looking for Betty Brown's "book" where she elaborated on Thomas Bush Brown's memories. Have you heard of it? Have you heard of Thomas Bush Brown? He followed the Joseph Brown 1768 line was (brother to my Thomas and) son to Thomas Brown 1725 of Rhode Island. 2.on family search lately have been added Chad Brown 1605 and his son James and his son James Jr. of which I don't know if I find it to be true to Joseph and Thomas Brown's line where prior Elcy Fleet was his wife of his children with documentation but adding two wives Ann Green and Catherine Green. The only problem is that they don't divide up the children to whom is Elcy's and who are the other women's children and in error to how long a women can have a child and still have Joseph the youngest and his older brother Thomas who is my line. 3. There is a Canadian Methodist Newsletter/Magazine I've heard of being in a university's library in which my relative was said upon her death to have been captured by Indians and then married to Thomas Brown. This could be Elcy Fleet. They didn't publish the story until after her death for her privacy. Thomas Bush Brown who is cousin to my Varnum Brown said in his memory there was a bunch of his Brown cousins running around like wild Indians at Caldwell Manor (VT/NY and Canada area) Varnum's time period stays in this area north of Lake Champlain and his son moves to Ingersol Canada. Have you heard anything about this publication or story? 4. There is strong blood line with DNA testing between Brown, Sage, Burdick, and Lawrence and I was curious if you knew anything about this. My apologies if this is totally 100 % out of your Brown range of knowledge as it is a common name. My email is my name is Sandy

posted by Sandy (Brown) Peoples
Keith, every contribution to WikiTree improves the quality of our Shared Tree. The Appreciation Team thanks you for all your efforts by making more than 1,000 contributions during the month of September.

Pippin Sheppard

WikiTree’s Appreciation Team

posted by Pip Sheppard
Keith, thank you for each of your more than 1000 contributions to our Shared Tree for the month of August 2019. All of your work makes our Tree all that much better.

Pippin Sheppard

WikiTree’s Appreciation Team

posted by Pip Sheppard
Congratulations on making more than 100 contributions to WikiTree for the Month of May!

We all appreciate your efforts to make our Shared Tree the best it can be.

Keep up the great work and THANK YOU!

Shannon Thomas

WikiTree Appreciation Team

Hi Keith

Thank you so much for responding to our check-in. We are delighted that you wish to continue contributing to the Canada project. Below is a quick checklist for active members. The project leaders would like you to make sure you have done the following:

1) Checked the Project Page for ways to contribute

2) Added CANADA to the tags you follow.

3) PM the project leaders with your email address to be added to the Google Group

4) Bookmarked the Activity Feed to monitor the project watchlist

Thank you

Janet~ Volunteer Coordinator

posted by Janet (Langridge) Wild
Hello Keith

On behalf of the Canada Project Leaders, we are doing a six-month check-in with members. Please let us know if you are still active in the Canada project. If you are active, please let us know in which ways you are currently contributing to the project.

All of us at WikiTree would like to thank you for your contributions and hope that you are enjoying exploring your roots.

I look forward to hearing from you soon.

Janet ~ Volunteer Coordinator


If you joined the project only to show your connection to an ancestor, please consider using a Canada Stickers on your profile instead of the project badge

posted by Janet (Langridge) Wild
Prior to 1994 you did not need a retrieval slip at the Maritime History Archives at Memorial University
posted by Keith Brown
Prior to 1988 you did not need a retrieval slip at the Newfoundland Provincial Archives
posted by Keith Brown
Prior to 1997 you did not need a retrieval slip at Center for NL studies
posted by Keith Brown
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posted by Janet (Langridge) Wild
You're welcome! We were all new once. ;)
posted by NJ Penny

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