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

Fifth Generation

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217. James YORK (Bell YORK , Mary BROWN , Thomas , Thomas ) was born 11 Sep 1756 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 23 Jul 1833 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

James married (1) Lucy PALMER, daughter of Ebenezer PALMER and Hannah PALMER, on 11 Mar 1781 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. Lucy was born 7 Sep 1761 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died 3 Apr 1792 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

They had the following children:

  741 F i
Lucy YORK was born 29 Jan 1782 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
+ 742 F ii Hannah YORK was born 24 Mar 1783.
  743 F iii
Martha YORK was born 24 Jun 1784 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  744 F iv
Susanna YORK was born 20 Oct 1786 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
+ 745 F v Nabby YORK was born 22 May 1790.
  746 M vi
Martin YORK was born about 1792 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  747 F vii
Theda YORK was born about 1795 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
+ 748 M viii Joseph YORK was born 28 Sep 1799 and died 11 Aug 1878.
+ 749 F ix Anna YORK was born 28 Sep 1799.

James also married (2) Anna BROWN.

THE MAIN TREE II, Second Edition, by Nancy (Portor) Childress, 1995. page 41.

DAR #612561-A657 - Dorothy Bradley thru James York.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol. I, page 171, 500.

They had the following children:

  750 F x
Theda YORK.
  751 M xi
Martin YORK.
  752 M xii
Joseph YORK was born 28 Sep 1799 in Saybrook, Middlesex Co., Connecticut. He died 11 Aug 1878 in Wethersfield Springs, New York.
       
Joseph married Hannah BREED, daughter of Stephen BREED.
+ 753 F xiii Anna YORK is printed as #749.

218. Thede YORK (Bell YORK , Mary BROWN , Thomas , Thomas ) was born 4 Oct 1758 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died 6 Jul 1839 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York and was buried in Brookfield Cemetery, Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.

THE DESCENDANTS OF EZEKIEL MAINE of Stonington, Connecticut; 1639-1898"
    Thede was Asa's second wife.

BURDICK GENEALOGY, pages 22 and 23.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Part I, page 43, 172-3.

Thede married (1) Zebulon BROWN, son of Zebulon BROWN and Anne MAIN. Zebulon was born 20 May 1756 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died before 1788 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE DESCENDANTS OF EZEKIEL MAINE, by Algernon Aikin Aspinwall, pp 12.

They had the following children:

+ 754 F i Eunice BROWN was born 6 Jan 1780 and died 27 Dec 1872.
+ 755 M ii Zebulon BROWN was born 30 Jun 1781.
  756 F iii
Theda BROWN was born about 1782.
       
Theda married George FRINK, son of Asa FRINK and Miss.

Thede also married (2) Asa FRINK, son of Benjamin FRINK and Tacy BURDICK. Asa died 11 Dec 1834 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York and was buried in Brookfield Cemetery, Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.

They had the following children:

+ 757 F iv Lydia FRINK was born 11 Apr 1788 and died 6 Jul 1857.
+ 758 M v Jonas FRINK was born 30 Dec 1790 and died 9 Aug 1893.
+ 759 F vi Lucy FRINK was born 1793 and died 26 Apr 1840.
  760 F vii
Betsey FRINK was born about 1799 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. She died Apr 1873 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.
+ 761 F viii Roxie FRINK was born 4 Dec 1804 and died 31 Mar 1884.

219. Sarah YORK (Bell YORK , Mary BROWN , Thomas , Thomas ) was born 22 Jan 1761 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE DESCENDANTS OF EZEKIEL MAINE of Stonington, Connecticut; 1639-1898"
    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.

Sarah married Rufus MAIN, son of Timothy MAIN and Elizabeth BROWN. Rufus was born 15 Nov 1758 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 22 Feb 1836 in Connecticut.

THE MAIN TREE II, Second Edition, by Nancy (Portor) Childress, 1995. page 30.
  He served in the Rev. War and did receive a pension. Information on this family may be found in: Walter Palmer of Charlestown and Reheboth, Mass & Stonington, Conn. - A 400-Year (1585-1985) Family History by Doris Palmer Buys. Utah 1986.

DAR PATRIOT INDEX, PART II, page1879.
MAINE, MAIN, MANE,
     Rufus: b 11-15-1758 CT, d 2-22-1836 CT, m. Sarah York, Pvt CT PNSR.

They had the following children:

+ 762 M i Rufus MAIN was born 14 Jan 1779 and died before 22 Jul 1858.
+ 763 M ii Stephen MAIN was born 26 Jan 1781 and died 19 Dec 1863.
+ 764 M iii Lewis MAIN was born 17 May 1784 and died 20 Nov 1870.
  765 F iv
Ruth MAIN was born 7 Sep 1786 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
       
Ruth married Joseph CHAPMAN.
  766 F v
Mary MAIN was born 22 Aug 1791 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
       
Mary married Joseph CARY in Connecticut. The did not have any children. Joseph was born in of Ontario, New York.
  767 F vi
Prudence MAIN was born 14 Nov 1793 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
+ 768 M vii Sanford MAIN was born 1 Oct 1796.

220. Phebe YORK (Bell YORK , Mary BROWN , Thomas , Thomas ) was born 30 Nov 1762 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE DESCENDANTS OF EZEKIEL MAINE of Stonington, Connecticut; 1639-1898"
   They lived in Bellville, NY.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol I, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 172.
    It is probable that they were married in Conn. They removed to New York, settling first in Brookfield, and later removing to Belleville, Jefferson Co., NY.

Phebe married Samuel LEWIS.

They had the following children:

  769 M i
Bell LEWIS was born in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. He died in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.
  770 M ii
Jeremiah LEWIS was born in Bellville, Jefferson Co., New York.

221. Jeremiah YORK (Bell YORK , Mary BROWN , Thomas , Thomas ) was born 3 Jan 1765 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE DESCENDANTS OF EZEKIEL MAINE of Stonington, Connecticut; 1639-1898

HISTORY OF STONINGTON, CONNECTICUT, page 700.

DAR Patriot Index, page 768, Sol., Conn.

Jeremiah married Thankful THURSTON, daughter of Edward THURSTON and Thankful MAIN, on 18 Apr 1793. Thankful was born 23 Nov 1770 in Springfield, Otsego Co., New York. She died Jun 1859.

They had the following children:

+ 771 M i Jeremiah YORK was born 25 Sep 1794 and died 1878.
+ 772 F ii Fanny YORK was born 7 Jan 1796 and died 17 Aug 1878.
+ 773 M iii Edward YORK was born 20 Aug 1797.
+ 774 M iv Martin YORK was born 31 Jul 1799.
  775 F v
Electra YORK was born 30 Jul 1802 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  776 M vi
Randall YORK was born 8 May 1805 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died in his youth.
  777 F vii
Thankful YORK was born 8 Aug 1806 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died in her youth.
  778 M viii
Hiram YORK was born 8 Aug 1808 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died in his youth.
  779 F ix
Ruth YORK was born 6 Feb 1810 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died 25 Dec 1889 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  780 F x
Caroline YORK was born about 1811 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
+ 781 F xi Lydia YORK was born 24 Nov 1812 and died 14 Aug 1846.

222. Nabby YORK (Bell YORK , Mary BROWN , Thomas , Thomas ) was born 4 Apr 1766 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died 12 Aug 1860 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York and was buried in Brookfield Cemetery, Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.

THE DESCENDANTS OF EZEKIEL MAINE of Stonington, Connecticut; 1639-1898"
    They lived at Brookfield, New York.

Nabby married Thomas FOSTER on 4 Sep 1791 in Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island. Thomas died 14 May 1844 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York and was buried in Brookfield Cemetery, Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.

They had the following children:

  782 F i
Sally FOSTER was born 30 Jan 1794 in Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island.
  783 M ii
Thomas FOSTER was born 17 Oct 1797 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.
  784 M iii
Charles FOSTER was born 27 Oct 1805 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York. He died 30 Dec 1879.

223. Mary YORK (Bell YORK , Mary BROWN , Thomas , Thomas ) was born 15 May 1767 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol I, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 173.
   Removed to Schaghticoke, NY, where he died. The family seem to have removed later to Jefferson Co., NY. The son were all Methodist ministers except Jabez, who was an exhorter.

Mary married Zebulon LEWIS about 1770. Zebulon was born 3 Sep 1734. He died about 1828.

THE MAIN TREE II, Second Edition, by Nancy (Portor) Childress, 1995. page 42.
    They lived at Schaghtlooke and Jefferson Co., New York.

DAR Partiot Index, page 414, Pvt RI

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol. I, page 173, 184.

They had the following children:

+ 785 F i Sarah LEWIS was born 12 Mar 1781.
  786 M ii
David LEWIS was born about 1771 in Schaghticoke, New York.
  787 M iii
Zebulon LEWIS Jr. was born about 1773 in Schaghticoke, New York.
  788 F iv
Polly LEWIS was born about 1775 in Schaghticoke, New York.
  789 M v
Jebez LEWIS was born about 1777 in Schaghticoke, New York.
  790 F vi
Phebe LEWIS was born about 1779 in Schaghticoke, New York.
  791 M vii
Simeon LEWIS was born about 1783 in Petersburg, New York.
  792 M viii
Stephen LEWIS was born about 1785 in Petersburg, New York.

224. Yeomans YORK (Bell YORK , Mary BROWN , Thomas , Thomas ) was born 4 Mar 1770 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 23 May 1861 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.

THE DESCENDANTS OF EZEKIEL MAINE of Stonington, Connecticut; 1639-1898"

HISTORY OF STONINGTON, CONNECTICUT, page 700.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol I, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 173.
   He was the first of the Yorks to settle in Brookfield, NY. He settled on the top of Beaver Hill, a mile and a half east of Brookfield Village. He is credited with helping to raise the first frame house in the town. Later he lived in the York Schoolhouse district, and here he and his third wife died.

Yeomans married (1) Prudence CHAPMAN on 9 Jun 1791 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. Prudence died 9 May 1792.

Yeomans also married (2) Amy ROGERS on 15 Apr 1794.

They had the following children:

+ 793 M i Thomas H. YORK was born 6 Jun 1795 and died 23 Sep 1840.

Yeomans also married (3) Catherine COLLINS on 13 Apr 1814. Catherine was born 24 Jan 1789 in Hopkinton, Washburn Co., Rhode Island. She died 7 Aug 1897 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.

They had the following children:

+ 794 M ii Lelen Collins YORK was born 31 Jan 1815 and died 16 Sep 1897.
  795 M iii
Lewis YORK was born 7 Jun 1816 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 9 Mar 1883 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut, unmarried.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol I, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 173.
    He was injured when about eighteen years of age, and was disabled until his death.
+ 796 M iv Lodowick C. YORK was born 22 Dec 1817.
+ 797 M v Warren D. YORK was born 3 Apr 1819 and died 3 Apr 1819.
+ 798 F vi M. Purdence YORK was born 27 Mar 1821.
+ 799 M vii Welcome D. YORK was born 19 Aug 1822 and died 24 Sep 1871.
+ 800 M viii William D. YORK was born 1 Jun 1825 and died 24 Sep 1886.
+ 801 M ix Albert A. YORK was born 15 Nov 1827.

225. Stephen YORK (Bell YORK , Mary BROWN , Thomas , Thomas ) was born about 1772 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died in Jefferson Co., New York.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol I, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 174.
    He was born and married in Connecticut. He removed to Brookfield, NY, and there became a successful practising physician. He afterwards removed to Jefferson Co., NY, where he died.

Stephen married Rebecca CRANDALL about 1795 in Mystic, New London Co., Connecticut. Rebecca was born about 1774 in Mystic, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE MAIN TREE II, Second Edition, by Nancy (Portor) Childress, 1995. page 42.
    Of Brookfield, New York, daughter of Paul & Rebecca (Denison) Crandall.

ELDER JOHN CRANDALL OF RHODE ISLAND AND HIS DESCENDANTY, by John Cortland Crandall. New Woodstock, New York, 1949, page 95,

They had the following children:

+ 802 M i Stephen YORK was born 12 Jun 1796 and died 19 Sep 1880.
  803 M ii
Erastus YORK was born about 1798 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died in Fayetteville, New York.
+ 804 M iii Denison YORK was born 22 Aug 1800 and died Sep 1881.
  805 M iv
Solomon YORK was born about 1805 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.
       
Solomon married Miss OSTERHOUT.
+ 806 M v David YORK was born about 1810 and died 1891.
  807 F vi
Phebe YORK was born May 1812 in Brookfield, Madison Co., New York.
       
Phebe married Jacob OSTERHOUT.
+ 808 M vii Jotham YORK was born about 1814 and died before 1888.
  809 F viii
Betsey YORK was born about 1816 in Jefferson Co., New York. She died 1850.
  810 F ix
Sophia YORK was born about 1818 in Jefferson Co., New York. She died in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol I, Boston, The Everett Press Company, 1907, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 174.
   She is said to reside near Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

226. Betsey BROWN (Thomas , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas ) was born 1759.

Information on this line is Suzette Segar Goodrow at rgoodrow@bellsouth.net

Betsey married Thomas ROWLEY on 1778 in Goshen, New York.

Information on this line is Suzette Segar Goodrow at rgoodrow@bellsouth.net

They had the following children:

  811 M i
Moses ROWLEY was born 1770.
  812 F ii
Martha ROWLEY.

229. Ezekiel BROWN (Thomas , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas ) was born 1763. He died 1 Jan 1816 in Fairdale, Pennsylvania.

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

BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol. 2, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 35.
    Ezekiel Brown was a man of great energy and hospitality. In 1792 he settled in Wyalusing, and cleared land and built a log house; he soon had a fine farm cleared, and a comfortable home, which was frequently used as a resting-place by newly arrived settlers until they could build houses for themselves. For many years his son-in-law Capt. John Mintz and he owned the best residences in the valley. Ezekiel owned three black slaves, -- Uncle Tom and wife, and Timothy Croggins. He held his tract of land under the Connecticut title, and after he had occupied it and for some time, and made improvements, a gentleman came to his house and informed him that he, the stranger, owned the land. Mr. Brown replied that if he owned any land there, it was seven feet below the surface; and casting a glance toward his rifle, added that unless he was gone immediately he would be put in possession of it. The stranger took the hint and left.

Ezekiel married Polly HANCOCK, daughter of Isaac HANCOCK, on 1 Jan 1816. Polly was born 10 Sep 1768 in Wyalusing, Pennsylvania.

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

They had the following children:

+ 813 F i Rhoda BROWN.
+ 814 F ii Nancy BROWN was born 1788 and died 1 Aug 1877.

230. Humphrey BROWN (Thomas , Thomas , Thomas , Thomas ) was born 1765. He died 1842 in Wyalusing, Pennsylvania.

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

Humphrey married Hannah DODGE, daughter of Major Oliver DODGE and Abigail HARRIS, on 1791. Hannah was born 25 Jul 1774 in Colchester, New London Co., Connecticut.

Information on this line is Suzette Segar Goodrow at rgoodrow@bellsouth.net

VITAL RECORDS OF CONNECTICUT, THE BARBOUR COLLECTION, Compiled by Lorraine Cook White, page 79.
    DODGE, Hannah, [d. Oliver & Abigail] b. 25 jul 1774, Vol. 1, page 77.

They had the following children:

+ 815 M i Thomas BROWN was born 3 Aug 1793 and died Oct 1857.
+ 816 M ii Oliver BROWN was born Apr 1796 and died 18 Mar 1861.
+ 817 M iii William Dodge BROWN was born 13 Feb 1797 and died 20 Mar 1852.
  818 M iv
Daniel BROWN was born 12 Jan 1800 in Wyalusing, Pennsylvania.
+ 819 F v Sarah BROWN was born 2 Apr 1802 and died 1879.
+ 820 F vi Abigail BROWN was born 25 May 1805 and died 1 Mar 1875.
  821 M vii
Humphrey BROWN Jr. was born 22 Feb 1807 in Wyalusing, Pennsylvania. He died about 1828 in Towanda, Pennsylvania, while training in the militia. He was unmarried.
+ 822 M viii Mason BROWN was born Mar 1809 and died 4 Jan 1882.
  823 F ix
Rachel BROWN was born 30 Jun 1810 in Wyalusing, Pennsylvania.
       
Rachel married (1) Hopkins LUTES.
       
Rachel also married (2) George MAXFIELD.

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