Some Descendants of Thomas Brown - aqw05.htm

Some Descendants of Thomas BROWN & his sons, Thomas, John & Eleazer, of Stonington, Conn.

Fourth Generation


56. William YORK (Mary BROWN , Thomas , Thomas ) was born 3 Oct 1705 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

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William married (1) Comfort BURDICK on 18 May 1727. Comfort died 22 Jul 1728 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

They had the following children:

+ 184 M i William YORK was born 22 Feb 1728 and died 1835.

William also married (2) Hannah Sarah PALMER, daughter of Jonathan PALMER and Mercy Mary MANWARING, on 22 Feb 1730 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. Hannah was born 2 Dec 1711 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

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They had the following children:

  185 M ii
Amos YORK was born 15 Oct 1730 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
+ 186 F iii Mary YORK was born 30 Apr 1732 and died 1820.
  187 M iv
Jonathan YORK was born 29 Aug 1735 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  188 M v
William YORK was born 1743 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

59. Thomas YORK (Mary BROWN , Thomas , Thomas ) was born 24 Jan 1714 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

STONINGTON BRANCH OF THE DESCENDANTS OF ALLEN BREED, p. 236.
    Jesse York b. Feb. 5, 1742, son of Thomas and Deborah (Brown) York.

Thomas married Deborah BROWN on 10 Nov 1737 in Stonington, New London Co., Conn..

STONINGTON BRANCH OF THE DESCENDANTS OF ALLEN BREED, p. 236.
    Jesse York b. Feb. 5, 1742, son of Thomas and Deborah (Brown) York.

They had the following children:

+ 189 M i Thomas YORK was born 28 Jul 1738.
+ 190 M ii Jesse YORK was born 1 Aug 1742.
  191 F iii
Deborah YORK was born 5 Feb 1742 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  192 M iv
Samuel YORK was born 22 May 1745 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  193 M v
Jabesh YORK was born 25 Jul 1748 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
+ 194 M vi Allen YORK was born 1 Jan 1754.
  195 F vii
Dorothy YORK was born 16 Jun 1758 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  196 F viii
Hannah YORK was born 15 May 1760 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  197 F ix
Charlotte YORK was born 13 Aug 1764 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

60. John YORK (Mary BROWN , Thomas , Thomas ) was born 18 Mar 1716 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 12 May 1784 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol. I, by Cyrus Henry Brown, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, page 167.
    He is said to have been engaged in iron works in Stonington, Conn, and probably kept a hotel there. After his death his wife lived with her daughter, wife of Elder Jedediah Randall. On his removal to Norwich, NY, she journeyed thither in a chaise, through the wilderness, accompanied by Hon. Charles York, who was then a lad. She made her home in Norwich, where she died, age ninety-seven years.

John married Anna BROWN on 13 Sep 1743 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. Anna was born 13 Sep 1743 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died 24 Dec 1818 in Norwich, Chenango Co., New York.

They had the following children:

+ 198 M i John YORK was born 30 Jul 1745 and died 16 Jun 1820.
  199 F ii
Anna YORK was born 22 May 1746 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died in her youth.
  200 F iii
Anna YORK was born 17 Jul 1755 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died 26 Apr 1817.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol I, by Cyrus Henry Brown, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, page 167.
    She is said to have been a follower of Jemima Wilkinson, "the Public Universal Friend," the founder of a religious community in Jerusalem, Yates Co., NY..
       
Anna married Daniel BROWN on 27 Feb 1772.
+ 201 F iv Lucy YORK was born 23 Aug 1758 and died 17 Sep 1843.
+ 202 F v Lydia YORK was born 28 Dec 1760 and died Oct 1822.
+ 203 F vi Martha YORK was born 27 Apr 1761 and died 29 Oct 1848.

61. Joseph YORK (Mary BROWN , Thomas , Thomas ) was born 22 Jan 1718 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

Joseph married (1) Hannah CHESEBROUGH, daughter of Elisha CHESEBROUGH Jr. and Hannah CHESEBROUGH, on 10 May 1744. Hannah was born 4 Jan 1725/1726 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

Joseph also married (2) Esther JAMISON on 25 Aug 1748.

They had the following children:

  204 M i
Christopher YORK was born 1 Jul 1749 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  205 M ii
Gershom YORK was born 7 Apr 1753 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  206 M iii
Joseph YORK was born 6 Sep 1756 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  207 F iv
Esther YORK was born 16 Aug 1750 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  208 M v
Robert YORK was born 17 Oct 1761 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  209 F vi
Hannah YORK was born 11 Mar 1764 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

63. Collins YORK (Mary BROWN , Thomas , Thomas ) was born 1722 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

Collins married (1) Eunice GRANT, daughter of Oliver GRANT and Silence WILLIAMS, on 29 May 1755 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. Eunice was born 23 Feb 1735 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

They had the following children:

  210 F i
Eunice YORK was born 16 Apr 1756 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
+ 211 M ii Collins YORK was born 25 Sep 1758 and died 19 Mar 1795.
  212 M iii
Oliver YORK was born 15 Mar 1762 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
       
Oliver married Rebecca SWAN on 4 Nov 1784.

Collins also married (2) Freelove PALMER on 11 Dec 1776.

64. Bell YORK (Mary BROWN , Thomas , Thomas ) was born 1725 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 23 May 1798 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE DESCENDANTS OF EZEKIEL MAINE, by Algernon Aikin Aspinwall, pp 12.
    Bell York was son of Thomas and Mary (Brown) York. Bell and his father Thomas York descended from James York, Sr. born 1614 who came to America 20 Jun 1635 on the Phillip. They lived between Griswold and near the northeast corner of North Stonington, Conn.
    DAR Patriot Index, apge 434 - Pvt Conn.
    Mentioned in Pension Records, Vol. 53, page 118-9 in record of David Main S.F. 16937.
Lived in Brookfield, New York.
    Dorothy York Buck Johnson, 62 Danube River Drive, Cocoa Beach, FL 32931
DAR Patriot Index, page 768 - Sol PS Conn.
History of Stonington, Conn, page 450, 697-8, 700
DAR #612561-A657 - Dorothy Evelyn Wagner Bradley thru Bell York.
Brown Genealogy Vol.1, page 168.

Bell married Ruth MAIN, daughter of Jeremiah MAIN and Abigail WORDEN, on 18 Feb 1746/1747 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. Ruth was born 12 Dec 1729 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died 10 Oct 1812 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut and was buried in Christopher Brown Cemetery, No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

They had the following children:

+ 213 F i Ruth YORK was born 14 May 1748 and died 20 Feb 1820.
+ 214 M ii Bell YORK was born 16 Feb 1750 and died before 1840.
  215 M iii
James YORK was born 9 Oct 1752 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  216 F iv
Mary YORK was born 15 May 1754 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died in her youth.
+ 217 M v James YORK was born 11 Sep 1756 and died 23 Jul 1833.
+ 218 F vi Thede YORK was born 4 Oct 1758 and died 6 Jul 1839.
+ 219 F vii Sarah YORK was born 22 Jan 1761.
+ 220 F viii Phebe YORK was born 30 Nov 1762.
+ 221 M ix Jeremiah YORK was born 3 Jan 1765.
+ 222 F x Nabby YORK was born 4 Apr 1766 and died 12 Aug 1860.
+ 223 F xi Mary YORK was born 15 May 1767.
+ 224 M xii Yeomans YORK was born 4 Mar 1770 and died 23 May 1861.
+ 225 M xiii Stephen YORK was born about 1772.

72. Thomas BROWN (Thomas , Thomas , Thomas ) was born 5 Apr 1717 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 25 Jun 1791 in Wyalusing, Bradford Co., Pennsylvania.

CONNECTICUT VITAL RECORDS, STONINGTON, BIRTHS-MARRIAGES-DEATHS, BARBOUR COL. page 39, Vol. 2, page 45.
    Thomas, s. Thomas, b. b. Apr. 5, 1717.

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Thomas married (1) Hannah SPOONER.

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They had the following children:

+ 226 F i Betsey BROWN was born 1759.
  227 M ii
Thomas V. BROWN was born 1760. He died 4 Jul 1778 in the battle of Wyoming, after being taken prisoner July 3.

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    Slain in the Battle of Wyoming Valley.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol. 2, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 30.
    He marched, with all the able-bodied men and boys from Forty Fort, to meet and give battle to the Indians who were encamped in the upper part of the Wyoming Valley. Thomas and twelve others (one of whom was Joseph Elliott, who afterward married a half sister of Thomas) were taken prisoners, and marched to the camp of the Indians, tied securely and closely guarded by their captors until the next morning; they were then taken to the bank of the river and stripped of all their clothes except their shirts, and, led by two savages each, marched in file to be tomahawked by a squaw, whos son, a young chief, was killed at Exeter on July 1, 1778. Thomas attempted to escape, and had nearly crossed the river when he was overtaken by the Indians, forced to return, and was instantly speared and tomakawked.
  228 M iii
John BROWN.

Information on this line is Suzette Segar Goodrow at rgoodrow@bellsouth.net
    Slain in the Battle of Wyoming Valley.

Thomas also married (2) Patience BROCKWAY. Patience was born 1737 in Jamaica, West Indies. She died 16 Nov 1819 in Wyalusing, Pennsylvania.

Researching this line is Suzette Segar Goodrow at rgoodrow@peoplepc.com

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol. 2, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 31.
    She was French, and Thomas first met her in Jamaica, when on a southern voyage. He was ill with fever, and she took care of him until he recovered. He went to the Wyoming Valley with the Connecticut settlers, and in 1754 received his share of land. He returned to Connecticut, and then he moved to Quaker Hill, Dutchess County, on the border of New York State. In 1776 he again when to Pennsylvania, and settled in Wilkes-Barre. He built a stockade on his own land as a protection against the Indians. Athe the time of the Massacre he, with his family, went into Forty Fort. Thomas followed the sea in his earlier days, and was crippled by exposure and an injury to his knee, and could not join the army; but he assisted in defending the fort.

They had the following children:

+ 229 M iv Ezekiel BROWN was born 1763 and died 1 Jan 1816.
+ 230 M v Humphrey BROWN was born 1765 and died 1842.
+ 231 M vi Daniel BROWN was born 7 Sep 1771 and died 3 Mar 1859.
+ 232 F vii Sybil BROWN was born 22 Oct 1772 and died 22 Aug 1851.
  233 F viii
Patience BROWN was born 1774.

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Patience married Joseph ELLIOT.

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  234 M ix
Collins BROWN was born 1775. He died Jul 1778.

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    Died at age 3 years after the Wyoming battle.
+ 235 M x Allen BROWN was born 1776.
+ 236 M xi Charles BROWN was born 1778 and died about 1826.
+ 237 M xii Jabez BROWN was born 1780 and died Jul 1858.
+ 238 F xiii Hannah BROWN was born about 1782.
+ 239 M xiv Benjamin BROWN was born 27 Apr 1784 and died 14 Apr 1834.

75. Dorothy BROWN (Thomas , Thomas , Thomas ) was born 20 Feb 1724 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died 1808.

Dorothy married Gershom PALMER, son of George PALMER and Hannah PALMER, on 1747. Gershom was born 1725. He died 1810.

They had the following children:

+ 240 F i Naomi PALMER was born about 1763.

77. Jesse BROWN (Thomas , Thomas , Thomas ) was born 18 Aug 1731 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

Jesse married (1) Hannah LEEDS on 12 Feb 1752 in Groton, New London Co., Connecticut.

They had the following children:

  241 M i
Jesse BROWN was born 16 Jan 1753 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died in his youth.
  242 M ii
Israel BROWN was born 28 Sep 1754 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  243 F iii
Mary BROWN was born 30 Aug 1757 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  244 M iv
Nathan BROWN was born 3 Mar 1759 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  245 M v
Elisha BROWN was born 25 May 1761 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

Jesse also married (2) Lydia BROWN on 1764.

They had the following children:

  246 F vi
Abigail BROWN was born 25 Oct 1766 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  247 F vii
Anne BROWN was born 3 Jul 1768 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  248 M viii
Jabez BROWN was born 5 Dec 1769 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  249 F ix
Lydia BROWN was born 23 May 1772 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  250 M x
Jesse BROWN was born 14 Nov 1773 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  251 F xi
Polly BROWN was born 1 Feb 1776 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  252 M xii
John BROWN was born 1 Jan 1778 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  253 M xiii
Sanford BROWN was born 9 Apr 1780 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  254 F xiv
Betsey BROWN was born 26 Sep 1782 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  255 F xv
Phebe BROWN was born 17 Sep 1784 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  256 F xvi
Eunice BROWN was born 4 Mar 1787 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

78. Samuel BROWN (Thomas , Thomas , Thomas ) was born 14 Jul 1734 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 29 Sep 1815 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut and was buried in Cedar Swamp Cemetery, No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol. 11, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 93.
THE WILL OF SAMUEL BROWN
    In the name of God Amen, I Samul Brown of Stonington in the County of New London.
    Although labouring at present under some indisposition of body, ety being of Sound and disposing mind, menory and understanding through the mercy of God, do make and ordain this my last Will and Testament, in manner & form following. First & principally I resign my Soul with the utmost humility into the hands of Almighty God, my Creator humbly hoping for a blessed immortality, though the merits and mediation of my blessed Saviour & Redeemer Jesus Christ, and my body I desire may be decently buried at the descretion of my Executor hereinafter named.
    As as for such Temporal Estarte as the Lord in his great goodness & mercy hath intrusted me with I give, devise, & dispose thereof as follows, --
    Item: I give & bequeath unto my Son Robert Brown the sum of ten dollars, to be paid to him by my Executor hereinafter named within One Year after my decease which together with what I have already given him is his queal share of my Estate.
    Item: I give and bequeath unto unto my Daughter Wealthy Cook Wife of Joseph Cook the use and impurovement of the House and garden spot of land where She now lives, containing about a half an acre of land lying and being at Pawcatuck, all during her and said Wealthys natural life, and at the expiration of said Wealthy's life the fee of said house and lot is to decend to my Son Prentice Brown & his heirs whom I have this day given a deed of said Premises, under said incumbrance, which together with what I have already given her is her equal Share of My Estate, --
    Item: I give and bequeath unto my Daughter Sarah Hilliard, wife of Azariah Hilliard, fifty Dollars to be paid to her, within two Years after my Decease by my Executor hereafter named which together with what I have already given her, is her equal Share of my Estate --
    Item: I give & bequeath unto my Daughter Deborah Main Wife of Luther Main Fifty Dollars, to be paid by my Executor, Prentice Brown, hereafter named (if he shall see cause) in the payment of two Certain Notes of hand which am jointly bound with said Luther Main for the payment, One of Which is payable to Capt. Christopher Brown for the sum of fifty Dollars or more; and the other payable to Edward Holmes for the sum of Ten Dollars, or more, otherwise to be paid to said Deborah in Two Years after my decease.
    Item: I give and bequeath unto my four Daughters Namely Wealthy Cook, Lucy Brown, Sarah Hilliard & Deborah Main, & to my Son Samuel Brown equally to be divided between them, all my Household furniture (except my desk, which I give to my son Prentice Brown) to be equally divided between them.
    Item: I give and bequeath unto my loving Wife Mary Brown (exclusive of What is formerly agreed between us by Jointer) the use and improvement of the East Great Room in the house where I now dwell for herself only, to use and improve as long as she shall remain my Widow.
    Item: I give and bequeath unto my Son Prentice Brown all the Residue, of my Real & personal Estate which I have not already given away in this Will, To him the said Prentice, & to his heirs and assigns forever (on condition) that my said Son Prentice Brown shall comply with my Will further (which is) That it is my Will that the said Printice Brown shall decently, and reasonably support, & maintain my Son Samuel Brown, and my Daughter Lucy Brown during their and each of their natural lives, free from expense to the rest of my heirs etc., or from all persons whatever.
    And I do herby Revoke all other Wills by me formerly made, & declare this only to be my Last Will & Testament, And do appoint my Son Prentice Brown Sole Executor to this my Last Will & Testament.
    In Witness whereof I the said Samuel Brown have hereunto Set my hand & Seal this 12th day of Feby. A.D. 1810.
                                 Samuel Brown
Signed, Sealed Published & Declared by the siad Testator Samuel Brown, as & for his last Will & Testament, In Presence of us who have subscribed our names as Witnesses thereto In the presence of each other & in hte presence of the said Testator -- Roswell Randall, Harry Davis, Stephen Avery.

REVOLUTIONARY RECORD OF SAMUEL BROWN, OF STONINGTON, CONN.
[From the Adjutant-General's Report of Connecticut Men of the Revolution, page 452.]
    The Eight Regiment of Militia, Connecticut Men of the Revolution 1776 [Capt. Wheeler's Compnay]:
Capt. Thomas Wheeler, entered service Sept. 8, discharged, Nov. 17, 1776.
1st Lieutenant: Ichabod Brown, entered service, Sept. 8, discharged, Nov. 17, 1776.
2nd Lieutenant: Sanford Billings, entered service, Sept. 8, discharged Nov. 9, 1776.
Ensign: Thomas Swan, entered service, Sept. 8, discharged, Nov. 17, 1776.
Corporal: Samuel Brown, entered service, Sept. 8, discharged, Nov. 17, 1776.

Samuel married Mary about 1763 in Connecticut. Mary was buried in Cedar Swamp Cemetery, No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol. 11, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 93.
THE WILL OF SAMUEL BROWN
    Item: I give and bequeath unto my loving Wife Mary Brown (exclusive of What is formerly agreed between us by Jointer) the use and improvement of the East Great Room in the house where I now dwell for herself only, to use and improve as long as she shall remain my Widow.

They had the following children:

+ 257 M i Robert BROWN was born 5 Jun 1764 and died 13 Feb 1840.
  258 F ii
Wealthy BROWN was born about 1765 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol. 11, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 93.
THE WILL OF SAMUEL BROWN
    Item: I give and bequeath unto unto my Daughter Wealthy Cook Wife of Joseph Cook the use and impurovement of the House and garden spot of land where She now lives, containing about a half an acre of land lying and being at Pawcatuck, all during her and said Wealthys natural life, and at the expiration of said Wealthy's life the fee of said house and lot is to decend to my Son Prentice Brown & his heirs whom I have this day given a deed of said Premises, under said incumbrance, which together with what I have already given her is her equal Share of My Estate, --
     Item: I give and bequeath unto my four Daughters Namely Wealthy Cook, Lucy Brown, Sarah Hilliard & Deborah Main, & to my Son Samuel Brown equally to be divided between them, all my Household furniture (except my desk, which I give to my son Prentice Brown) to be equally divided between them.
       
Wealthy married Joseph COOK.
  259 F iii
Sarah BROWN was born about 1767 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol. 11, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 93.
THE WILL OF SAMUEL BROWN
    Item: I give and bequeath unto my Daughter Sarah Hilliard, wife of Azariah Hilliard, fifty Dollars to be paid to her, within two Years after my Decease by my Executor hereafter named which together with what I have already given her, is her equal Share of my Estate --
    Item: I give and bequeath unto my four Daughters Namely Wealthy Cook, Lucy Brown, Sarah Hilliard & Deborah Main, & to my Son Samuel Brown equally to be divided between them, all my Household furniture (except my desk, which I give to my son Prentice Brown) to be equally divided between them.
       
Sarah married Azariah HILLIARD.
+ 260 F iv Deborah BROWN was born about 1768.
  261 M v
Samuel BROWN was born about 1770 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut, unmarried.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol. 11, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 93.
THE WILL OF SAMUEL BROWN
    Item: I give and bequeath unto my four Daughters Namely Wealthy Cook, Lucy Brown, Sarah Hilliard & Deborah Main, & to my Son Samuel Brown equally to be divided between them, all my Household furniture (except my desk, which I give to my son Prentice Brown) to be equally divided between them.
    Item: I give and bequeath unto my Son Prentice Brown all the Residue, of my Real & personal Estate which I have not already given away in this Will, To him the said Prentice, & to his heirs and assigns forever (on condition) that my said Son Prentice Brown shall comply with my Will further (which is) That it is my Will that the said Printice Brown shall decently, and reasonably support, & maintain my Son Samuel Brown, and my Daughter Lucy Brown during their and each of their natural lives, free from expense to the rest of my heirs etc., or from all persons whatever.
  262 F vi
Lucy BROWN was born about 1771 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut, unmarried.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol. 11, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 93.
THE WILL OF SAMUEL BROWN
      Item: I give and bequeath unto my Son Prentice Brown all the Residue, of my Real & personal Estate which I have not already given away in this Will, To him the said Prentice, & to his heirs and assigns forever (on condition) that my said Son Prentice Brown shall comply with my Will further (which is) That it is my Will that the said Printice Brown shall decently, and reasonably support, & maintain my Son Samuel Brown, and my Daughter Lucy Brown during their and each of their natural lives, free from expense to the rest of my heirs etc., or from all persons whatever.
  263 M vii
Prentice BROWN was born 1772 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 23 Oct 1841 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut, aged 69 years.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol. 11, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 93.
THE WILL OF SAMUEL BROWN
    Item: I give and bequeath unto unto my Daughter Wealthy Cook Wife of Joseph Cook the use and impurovement of the House and garden spot of land where She now lives, containing about a half an acre of land lying and being at Pawcatuck, all during her and said Wealthys natural life, and at the expiration of said Wealthy's life the fee of said house and lot is to decend to my Son Prentice Brown & his heirs whom I have this day given a deed of said Premises, under said incumbrance, which together with what I have already given her is her equal Share of My Estate, --
    Item: I give and bequeath unto my four Daughters Namely Wealthy Cook, Lucy Brown, Sarah Hilliard & Deborah Main, & to my Son Samuel Brown equally to be divided between them, all my Household furniture (except my desk, which I give to my son Prentice Brown) to be equally divided between them.
    Item: I give and bequeath unto my Son Prentice Brown all the Residue, of my Real & personal Estate which I have not already given away in this Will, To him the said Prentice, & to his heirs and assigns forever (on condition) that my said Son Prentice Brown shall comply with my Will further (which is) That it is my Will that the said Printice Brown shall decently, and reasonably support, & maintain my Son Samuel Brown, and my Daughter Lucy Brown during their and each of their natural lives, free from expense to the rest of my heirs etc., or from all persons whatever.
    And I do herby Revoke all other Wills by me formerly made, & declare this only to be my Last Will & Testament, And do appoint my Son Prentice Brown Sole Executor to this my Last Will & Testament.
       
Prentice married Lucy MAIN, daughter of Timothy MAIN and Elizabeth BROWN, on 23 Nov 1704 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. Lucy was born 9 Dec 1768 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

79. Lois BROWN (Thomas , Thomas , Thomas ) was born 1 Sep 1736 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

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Lois married Israel PALMER, son of Elder Waite PALMER and Mary BROWN, on 28 Oct 1753 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. Israel was born 16 Jan 1731 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

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They had the following children:

  264 F i
Jessie PALMER was born 20 Jul 1754 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

RECORDS OF VOLUNTOWN, WINDHAM CO., CONNECTICUT, Vol. 1, page 3, June 16, 1794.
    Committee formed to meet a Sterling, Ct. Committee to establish boundary line between Sterling and Voluntown. The following persons were admitted as Town Inhabants:
William Smith, William Main, Joseph Coon, Elisha Palmer, Joseph Egleston, Thomas Weaver, Income Potter, Same Phillips, Ephraim Gates, Mr. Tanner, Paul Main, William Pierce, Chris Crandall, John Larkham, Charles Wylie, Isaac Randal, Joseph Palmer, Thos. Larkham, James Kinne, Jr., *Jesse Palmer, Thomas Gordon, Elisha Brown, Jabez Newton, Uriel Randal, & Wheeler Morgan.
+ 265 F ii Margaret PALMER was born 2 Apr 1756.

82. Thomas PENDLETON (Elizabeth BROWN , Thomas , Thomas ) was born 3 Jan 1718/1719 in Westerly, Kings Co., Rhode Island. He died about 1809 in Deer Island, New Brunswick, Canada.

Thomas married Dorcas DODGE, daughter of Nathaniel DODGE and Margaret PULLIN, on 21 Oct 1744 in Block Island, Newport Co., Rhode Island. Dorcas was born 11 Feb 1722 in Block Island, Newport Co., Rhode Island.

They had the following children:

  266 M i
Samuel PENDLETON was born about 1745 in Westerly, Kings Co., Rhode Island.
  267 M ii
Nathaniel PENDLETON was born 22 Jan 1747 in Westerly, Kings Co., Rhode Island.
       
Nathaniel married (1) Cynthia WEST.
       
Nathaniel also married (2) Sarah.
  268 F iii
Margaret PENDLETON was born 1748 in Westerly, Kings Co., Rhode Island.
       
Margaret married Sylvester COTTRELL.
  269 M iv
Thomas PENDLETON Jr. was born about 1750 in Westerly, Kings Co., Rhode Island.
       
Thomas married Sarah TEWKSBURY.
  270 M v
Gideon PENDLETON was born 11 Dec 1751 in Westerly, Kings Co., Rhode Island.
       
Gideon married Matilda GILKEY.
  271 M vi
Stephen PENDLETON was born in Westerly, Kings Co., Rhode Island. He died in his youth.
  272 M vii
Joshua PENDLETON was born 2 Jun 1755 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  273 F viii
Mary PENDLETON was born about 1758 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
       
Mary married Joseph BOARDMAN.
  274 M ix
Mark PENDLETON was born in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  275 M x
Stephen PENDLETON 2d was born 9 Feb 1763 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
       
Stephen married (1) Prudence DODGE.
       
Stephen also married (2) Martha SHERWOOD.

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