Christopher was born in 1786. He is the son of Christopher Dewey and Peggy Brown. He married Hulda Babcock and they had children. He was a fife-major in the War of 1812, and was a shoemaker. latter in life he became blind. His burial-place is near Pendleton Hill, the grave unmarked.
Volume II Brown Genealogy, Part 1 Many of the Descendants of Thomas, John, & Eleazer Brown, By Cyrus Henry Brown, 1915, pg. 176