Some Descendants of Thomas Brown - aqw17.htm

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

Fifth Generation

(Continued)


405. David BROWN (James , Jonathan , John , Thomas ) was born 2 Jul 1758 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 8 Jan 1786 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut and was buried in Roads Church Cemetery, Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE BROWN GENEALOGY, VOL. 1, Boston, The Everett Press Co., 1907, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 35.
    David Brown (353e) was a Revolutionary soldier, his widow received a pension. (Records of birth and death are taken from the Roads Church and Cemetery, Stonington, Conn.

David married Lydia MINER on 8 Jan 1786 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. Lydia died 23 Sep 1854 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut and was buried in Roads Church Cemetery, Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

They had the following children:

  1142 F i
Abigail BROWN was born 22 Sep 1786 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE BROWN GENEALOGY, VOL. 1, Boston, The Everett Press Co., 1907, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 35.
    Abigail Brown (354) died unmarried.
+ 1143 M ii Elijah BROWN was born 14 Mar 1789.
+ 1144 M iii Elisha BROWN was born 20 Jun 1791.
+ 1145 F iv Betsey BROWN was born 15 Aug 1793.
  1146 F v
Mary BROWN was born 22 Mar 1796 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
       
Mary married Mr. HOLLOWAY.
  1147 F vi
Delilah BROWN was born 22 Jan 1800 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
       
Delilah married Edward H. BALL on 7 Nov 1824 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
+ 1148 F vii Rebecca BROWN is printed as #907.

409. Elisha AVERY (Rebecca MINER , Elizabeth BROWN , John , Thomas ) was born 7 Jan 1743 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died Oct 1776 in White Plains, New York.

Elisha married Sarah GALLUP, daughter of Captain Joseph GALLUP and Mary GARDNER. Sarah was born 10 Nov 1752 in Groton, New London Co., Connecticut.

They had the following children:

  1149 F i
Mary AVERY.
  1150 M ii
Joseph AVERY.
  1151 M iii
Elisha AVERY.

410. Joseph AVERY (Rebecca MINER , Elizabeth BROWN , John , Thomas ) was born 13 Apr 1747 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 3 Mar 1814 in Tyringham, Massachusetts.

THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. Found in the DAR Library, Washington DC, page 351.
    He was a minister; preached at Sag Harbor, NY, and later at Tyringham, Mass.; travelled through New York under the auspices of the Berkshire Missionary Society; founded many churches, one of which, at Bloomfield, NY, recently celebrated its hundredth anniversary; many of his diaries are extant. An account of his missionary labors in New York State has been published by the Historical Society at Buffalo, NY.

Joseph married Deborah KING, daughter of Samuel KING and Rebecca MEAD, on 31 May 1772 in Amenia, Dutchess Co., New York. Deborah was born 9 Dec 1750 in Nine Partners, New York. She died 20 Jun 1830 in Bergen, New York.

They had the following children:

  1152 M i
Samuel AVERY was born 30 Mar 1773 in Sag Harbor, New York.
  1153 M ii
Elisha AVERY was born 25 Jul 1775 in New London, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 17 Dec 1795 in Tyringham, Massachusetts.
  1154 F iii
Rebecca AVERY was born 14 Apr 1779 in New London, New London Co., Connecticut.
  1155 F iv
Betsey AVERY was born 10 May 1782 in Alford, Massachusetts.
  1156 F v
Sally AVERY was born 13 Sep 1784 in Alford, Massachusetts.
  1157 F vi
Ansey AVERY was born 16 Oct 1788 in Alford, Massachusetts. She died 29 Mar 1850 in Barre, New York.
  1158 M vii
Joseph Babcock AVERY was born 14 Sep 1791 in Tyringham, Massachusetts.
  1159 F viii
Polly AVERY was born 20 Jul 1794 in Tyringham, Massachusetts.

411. Rebecca AVERY (Rebecca MINER , Elizabeth BROWN , John , Thomas ) was born 20 Sep 1752 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died in Newfield, New York.

Researching this line is Margie Strang at mstrang@penn.com

Rebecca married Samuel DOUGLASS, son of Robert DOUGLASS and Sarah EDGECOMBE, on 26 Feb 1781 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. Samuel was born 26 Feb 1745 in New London, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 20 Apr 1821 in Waterford, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. Found in the DAR Library, Washington DC, page 351.
    He was a captain in the Indian trade; was captured by the British in 1814.

Researching this line is Margie Strang at mstrang@penn.com

They had the following children:

  1160 M i
Elisha Avery DOUGLASS was born 7 Feb 1782. He died 30 Aug 1864 in Waterford, New London Co., Connecticut.
       
Elisha married Margaret DART.
  1161 M ii
Robert DOUGLASS was born 19 Dec 1785. He died 28 Apr 1824.
       
Robert married Elizabeth DANIELS.
+ 1162 F iii Rebecca DOUGLASS was born 25 Mar 1795 and died 30 Aug 1876.
  1163 F iv
Amy DOUGLASS was born about 1798.
       
Amy married Mr. BEBEE.

412. Samuel AVERY (Rebecca MINER , Elizabeth BROWN , John , Thomas ) was born 20 Mar 1755 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 19 Jan 1819.

THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. Found in the DAR Library, Washington DC, page 352.
    The payment of a pension to Lydia, widow of Samuel Avery, of Lowville, NY, was suspended for lack of proof of Revolutionary service, Sept. 16, 1850.

Samuel married Lydia CALKINS on 26 Apr 1780 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. Lydia was born 15 Mar 1759 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died 7 Nov 1853 in Lowville, New York.

They had the following children:

  1164 F i
Lydia AVERY was born 12 Feb 1781 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  1165 F ii
Betsey AVERY was born 26 Jul 1782 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died 4 Nov 1782 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  1166 M iii
John Snell AVERY was born 12 Dec 1784 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  1167 F iv
Mary AVERY was born 22 Oct 1786 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died 23 Aug 1824.
  1168 M v
Joseph AVERY was born 19 Oct 1788 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  1169 F vi
Rebecca AVERY was born 10 Nov 1792 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died 21 Feb 1796.
  1170 M vii
Elisha AVERY was born 10 May 1795 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  1171 M viii
Samuel AVERY was born 12 Aug 1799 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 16 Jun 1820.
  1172 M ix
George AVERY was born Aug 1803 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

416. Elkanah HEWITT III (Elizabeth MINER , Elizabeth BROWN , John , Thomas ) was born 10 Mar 1758 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 12 Jun 1839 in Paris, Oneida Co., New York.

DESCENDANTS OF CAPTAIN THOMAS HEWITT OF STONINGTON, CONN.. Compiled by Virginia Hewitt Watterson, 1996. Found in the Joseph Smith Library, Salt Lake City, Ut. Pages 82 & 83.
    Born in Stonington, Conn, 10 Mar 1758 (VR), son of Elkanah Hewitt and Elizabeth Miner. He died in Paris, Oneida Co., NY, 12 June 1839 (Rev. War Pension File). Elkanah married 1st, ELIZABETH GEER, 30 Dec 1781 (Robers & Geer). Elizabeth was born in Groton, Conn. about 1762, daughter of Isaac Geer and Mary Leeds (Geer). She died sometime before 1807, probably in Paris, NY.
    Elkanah married 2nd DESIRE RISING, 4 Feb 1807, at Litchfield, Oneida Co., NY (Rev. War Pension File). Desire was born in Southwick, Mass. in 1787 (Woodbury), daughter of Abner Rising and Abigail Devotion. She died in Paris, NY, 2 Feb 1768 (Woodbury). Desire had previously been engaged to Mary the son of Elkanah, Elkanah, Jr., who died before the wedding took place. Elkanah served during the Revolutionary War from Stonington, Conn. He enlisted as a private in Capt. Chapman's co., Col. Parson's regiment of the Conn. Line. In Sept. 1777, he re-enlisted for 4 months in Capt. Richard Hewitt's company. Elkanah applied for a government pension, 7 Jun 1832, from Paris, NY. It was granted at the rate of $73.33 per year. He stated in his application that he married in Conn. (1st wife), and lived there 10 or 11 years before moving to Oneida Co., NY about 1791. He had been a resident of Paris, NY for over 39 years in 1832.
    Elkanah was a tailor by trade. He and his family, along with other Conn. families, settled in 1791, in the Town of Paris, village of East Sauquoit, Oneida Co., NY, where he remained the rest of his life.
Desire applied for a widow's pension, 14 Jun 1853, at age 66 years. She enclosed information taken from the family Bible on her marriage and the birth dates of her children (Rev. War Pension #W-1280). She also applied for, and was granted, a Bounty Land Warrent, #26930-16055, for 160 acres of government land.
    References:
Vital Records of Stonington, Conn.
National Archives, Revolutionary War Pension File #W-1280.
Walter Geer, GENEALOGY OF THE GEER FAMILY IN AMERICA, NYC, 1914, pp. 48 & 49. Walter Geer, THE GEER GENEALOGY, NYC, 1923, p. 50.
Justus Rising, RISING GENEALOGY, Burlington, Mass, 1983, p. 56.
Julia C. Rising Woodbury, "Abner Rising of Litchfield, NY", in CONN.
FAMILIES, Vol. III, pp. 219-222.
Oneida Co., NY Probate Records, Book 8, pp. 220-222.
Henry C. Rogers, HISTORY OF THE TOWN OF PARIS, Utica, NY, 1884, pp. 112, 120, 133 and 363.
Daniel E. Wager, OUR COUNTY AND ITS PEOPLE, Boston, 1896, p. 498.
Warren Upham, MINNESOTA BIOGRAPHIES, St. Paul, 1912, Vol. XIV, p. 324.
Ellery Bicknell Crane, GENEALOGY OF THE CRAIN FAMILY, Worchester, Mass., 1900, p. 103.
US Census 1790-1860.

Elkanah married (1) Elizabeth GEER, daughter of Isaac GEER and Mary LEEDS, on 30 Dec 1781. Elizabeth was born about 1762 in Groton, New London Co., Connecticut. She died before 1807 in Paris, Oneida Co., New York.

They had the following children:

  1173 F i
Betsey HEWITT was born about 1782 in Connecticut. She died before 1821.

DESCENDANTS OF CAPTAIN THOMAS HEWITT OF STONINGTON, CONN.. Compiled by Virginia Hewitt Watterson, 1996. Found in the Joseph Smith Library, Salt Lake City, Ut. Pages 82.
       
Betsey married Levi POTTER on 10 Jun 1798 in Paris, Oneida Co., New York.
  1174 M ii
Elkanah HEWITT Jr. IV was born about 1784 in Connecticut. He died about 1806 in Paris, Oneida Co., New York.

DESCENDANTS OF CAPTAIN THOMAS HEWITT OF STONINGTON, CONN.. Compiled by Virginia Hewitt Watterson, 1996. Found in the Joseph Smith Library, Salt Lake City, Ut. Pages 82.
    Elkanah, Jr. was engaged to marry Desire Rising before his early death about 1806 (Rising).
  1175 F iii
Polly HEWITT was born 9 Jul 1787 in Connecticut. She died 14 Nov 1850 in Litchfield, Oneida Co., New York and was buried in Jerusalem Hills, Litchfield, Oneida Co., New York.

DESCENDANTS OF CAPTAIN THOMAS HEWITT OF STONINGTON, CONN.. Compiled by Virginia Hewitt Watterson, 1996. Found in the Joseph Smith Library, Salt Lake City, Ut. Pages 82.
    They resided in Litchfield, Oneida Co., NY.
       
Polly married Moses RISING on 12 May 1808 in Litchfield, Oneida Co., New York.
  1176 F iv
Clarissa HEWITT was born about 1795 in Paris, Oneida Co., New York. She died before 27 Oct 1846 in Paris, Oneida Co., New York.

DESCENDANTS OF CAPTAIN THOMAS HEWITT OF STONINGTON, CONN.. Compiled by Virginia Hewitt Watterson, 1996. Found in the Joseph Smith Library, Salt Lake City, Ut. Pages 82 & 83.
    Clarissa Hewitt died unmarried in Paris, Oneida Co., NY. She left a will dated 26 Aug 1846, and probated 27 Oct 1846, which left her personal property to her sisters and brothers. Her real estate was left in trust set up to support her unmarried sister, Hannah Hewitt, for the rest of her natural life. A brother-in-law, James L. Davis, was named executor of the truse (Oneida Co. Probate Records, Book 8, pp. 220-222).
  1177 F v
Hannah HEWITT was born about 1846 in Paris, Oneida Co., New York. She died after Aug 1846.

DESCENDANTS OF CAPTAIN THOMAS HEWITT OF STONINGTON, CONN.. Compiled by Virginia Hewitt Watterson, 1996. Found in the Joseph Smith Library, Salt Lake City, Ut. Pages 82.
    Hannah Hewitt died unmarried, living in Paris in Aug 1846, when her sister, Clarissa, set up a trust for Hannah's lifetime. She may have married later, Daniel Blackman of New Hartford, Oneida Co., NY (Rogers).

Elkanah also married (2) Desire RISING, daughter of Abner RISING and Abigail DEVOTION, on 4 Feb 1807 in Litchfield, Oneida Co., New York. Desire was born 1787 in Southwick, Massachusetts. She died 2 Feb 1868 in Paris, Oneida Co., New York.

They had the following children:

+ 1178 M vi Charles HEWITT was born 15 Nov 1807.
+ 1179 M vii Isaac HEWITT was born 11 Oct 1809.
+ 1180 M viii Elkanah HEWITT was born 2 Jan 1812.
  1181 F ix
Serepta HEWITT was born 13 Jul 1814 in Paris, Oneida Co., New York.

DESCENDANTS OF CAPTAIN THOMAS HEWITT OF STONINGTON, CONN.. Compiled by Virginia Hewitt Watterson, 1996. Found in the Joseph Smith Library, Salt Lake City, Ut. Page 83.
    Serepta Hewitt's husband, Uriah Harvey was a tailor and hotel keeper in Paris, NY.
       
Serepta married Uriah HARVEY on 1833.
  1182 F x
Laura Angeline HEWITT was born 6 Aug 1817 in Paris, Oneida Co., New York. She died 29 Jan 1896 in Paris, Oneida Co., New York.

DESCENDANTS OF CAPTAIN THOMAS HEWITT OF STONINGTON, CONN.. Compiled by Virginia Hewitt Watterson, 1996. Found in the Joseph Smith Library, Salt Lake City, Ut. Page 83.
    Laura Angeline Hewitt's husband James Lawrence Davis was a tailor resideing in Paris, NY.
       
Laura married James Lawrence DAVIS.
  1183 F xi
J. Eliza HEWITT was born 5 Sep 1822 in Paris, Oneida Co., New York. She died 1825 in Paris, Oneida Co., New York.

417. Robert HEWITT (Elizabeth MINER , Elizabeth BROWN , John , Thomas ) was born 21 Jun 1760 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 5 Nov 1829 in Middleburg, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania and was buried in Middleburg, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania.

DESCENDANTS OF CAPTAIN THOMAS HEWITT OF STONINGTON, CONN.. Compiled by Virginia Hewitt Watterson, 1996. Found in the Joseph Smith Library, Salt Lake City, Ut. Page 84.
    Born in Stonington, Conn, 21 Jun 1760 (VR), son of Elkanah Hewitt and Elizabeth Miner. He died in Middleburg, Franklin Co., Pa., 5 Nov 1829 (Rev. War Pension File) and buried in Middleburg. Robert married ABIGAIL MEECH, 11 Dec 1783, at Preston, Conn. (recorded in Hampton, Conn. VR). Abigail was born in Preston, Conn., 4 Aug 1765 (VR), daughter of Joshua Meech and Lucy Kimball. She died in Forreston, Ogle Co., Illinois, at the home of her son, George W. Hewitt, in Nov 1855, age 90 years (NSDAR).
    Robert enlisted during the Revolutionary War from Stonington, Conn. as a private in Capt. Chapman's co., Col. Parson's regiment in 1776. He re-enlisted August to November 1777, in Capt. Richard Hewitt's co., Col. Jonathan Latimer's regt. under General Gates. In June 1780, he served for 6 months in Capt. Reed's co., Col. Starr's regt. of the Conn. Line, and in 1781, he joined Capt. Miles' company of General David Waterbury's brigade. Robert was at the Battle of Saratoga and the surrender of British General Burgoyne in 1777. He spent the winter of 1777-8, at Valley Forge, Pa.
After their marriage in 1783, Robert and Abigail resided in Hampton, Windham Co., Conn. where all of their children were born. The family moved in 1817, to Boonesboro, Washington Co., Maryland for a few years. By 1821, they have resettled in Antrim Township, Franklin Co., Pa. Only the 3 youngest children were still living in the household in 1818.
    Robert applied for a pension based on his military service during the war on 9 Apr 1818, while living in Maryland. The claim was granted. The widow Abigail applied for a widow's pension 2 Oct 1838, from Franklin Co., Pa. She submitted a record of the births of their children from the family Bible. On 29 Mar 1855, Abigail also applied for a Bounty Land Warrant from the government and was awarded 160 acres of land (#5251-160-55). She was living with her son, George W. Hewitt, and family at that time. Later that year, she moved to Forreston, Illinois with George and his family and died shortly after.
    References:
Vital Records of Stonington, Preston and Hampton, Conn.
National Archives, Revolutionary War Pension File #W3683.
Bible Record of Robert and Abigail Hewitt submitted to the NSDAR, LDS film #850,097.
Walter S. Griggs, GENEALOGY OF THE GRIGGS FAMILY, Pompton Lakes, NJ, 1926, p. 20.
Avery, THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, p. 531.
US Census 1790-1850.

 

Robert married Abigail MEECH, daughter of Joshua MEECH and Lucy KIMBALL. Abigail was born 4 Aug 1765 in Preston, New London Co., Connecticut. She died Nov 1855 in Forreston, Ogle Co., Illinois.

They had the following children:

  1184 i
child HEWITT was born 24 Mar 1784 in Hampton, Windham Co., Connecticut. child died in its youth.
  1185 F ii
Elizabeth HEWITT was born 11 Jun 1786 in Hampton, Windham Co., Connecticut. She died 30 Jul 1863.
       
Elizabeth married Daniel GRIGGS on 12 Jan 1806 in Hampton, Windham Co., Connecticut.
  1186 M iii
Thomas HEWITT was born 20 Jun 1788 in Hampton, Windham Co., Connecticut.

DESCENDANTS OF CAPTAIN THOMAS HEWITT OF STONINGTON, CONN.. Compiled by Virginia Hewitt Watterson, 1996. Found in the Joseph Smith Library, Salt Lake City, Ut. Page 84.
       
Thomas married Lydia SMITH.
  1187 M iv
Appleton HEWITT was born 18 Jun 1790 in Hampton, Windham Co., Connecticut. He died in his youth.
  1188 M v
Robert Miner HEWITT was born 25 Jun 1792 in Hampton, Windham Co., Connecticut.

DESCENDANTS OF CAPTAIN THOMAS HEWITT OF STONINGTON, CONN.. Compiled by Virginia Hewitt Watterson, 1996. Found in the Joseph Smith Library, Salt Lake City, Ut. Page 84.
    Nothing further known.
  1189 F vi
Lucy HEWITT was born 20 Dec 1794 in Hampton, Windham Co., Connecticut.
  1190 M vii
Charles HEWITT was born 9 Jul 1795 in Hampton, Windham Co., Connecticut.

DESCENDANTS OF CAPTAIN THOMAS HEWITT OF STONINGTON, CONN.. Compiled by Virginia Hewitt Watterson, 1996. Found in the Joseph Smith Library, Salt Lake City, Ut. Page 84.
    Nothing further known.
  1191 M viii
George Washington HEWITT was born 17 Mar 1799 in Hampton, Windham Co., Connecticut.
       
George married Margaret CRONKLETON.
  1192 F ix
Abigail Meech HEWITT was born 19 Nov 1800 in Hampton, Windham Co., Connecticut.
  1193 M x
Appleton Rossiter HEWITT was born 28 Jul 1802 in Hampton, Windham Co., Connecticut.

DESCENDANTS OF CAPTAIN THOMAS HEWITT OF STONINGTON, CONN.. Compiled by Virginia Hewitt Watterson, 1996. Found in the Joseph Smith Library, Salt Lake City, Ut. Page 84.
    Bible says Appleton Rossiter Hewitt was born 26 July 1802. Nothing further known.
  1194 F xi
Sarah Ann HEWITT was born 19 Sep 1804 in Hampton, Windham Co., Connecticut.
  1195 F xii
Mariah HEWITT was born 9 Dec 1806 in Hampton, Windham Co., Connecticut.
  1196 M xiii
John Shipley HEWITT was born 11 Sep 1806 in Hampton, Windham Co., Connecticut.

DESCENDANTS OF CAPTAIN THOMAS HEWITT OF STONINGTON, CONN.. Compiled by Virginia Hewitt Watterson, 1996. Found in the Joseph Smith Library, Salt Lake City, Ut. Page 84.
    Bible says 16 Sept 1810. John Shipley Hewitt was an unmarried school teacher in Pine Creek, Ogle Co., Illinois, 1850. He was living with his brother George W. Hewitt, in Forreston, Ogle Co., Illinois, in 1860, no occupation listed.

419. Hannah HEWITT (Elizabeth MINER , Elizabeth BROWN , John , Thomas ) was born 2 Jun 1765 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died after Aug 1848 in Grand Blanc, Genesse Co., Michigan.

DESCENDANTS OF CAPTAIN THOMAS HEWITT OF STONINGTON, CONN.. Compiled by Virginia Hewitt Watterson, 1996. Found in the Joseph Smith Library, Salt Lake City, Ut. Page 27.
    Died in Grand Blanc, Genesse Co., Michigan, after August 1848. Widow's Rev. War Pension File #22567.

Hannah married (1) Henry MAIN, son of Jeremiah MAIN and Bathsheba VOSE, on Mar 1783 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. Henry was born 17 Dec 1760 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 14 Jun 1833 in Pembroke, Genesee Co., New York.

THE DESCENDANTS OF EZEKIEL MAINE of Stonington, Connecticut; 1639-1898"
    Henry served in the Rev. War in Capt. Gallup's Co., Conn. Militia. After Henry and Hannah married they went to Grandville, Washington Co., NY; in 1797 they went to Wells (River), Vermont; in 1802 they moved to Litchfield, Herkimer Co., NY. In 1809 to Sackets Harbor, NY; in 1813 to Conesus, Livingston Co., NY and in 1831 to Pembroke, Genesee Co., NY.

They had the following children:

  1197 M i
Henry MAIN was born 1808 in Genesee Co., New York.
  1198 F ii
Hannah MAIN was born Feb 1810 in Genesee Co., New York.
       
Hannah married Mr. DUNHAM.
  1199 M iii
Miner MAIN was born 1817 in Genesee Co., New York.
  1200 M iv
Nelson MAIN was born 1819 in Genesee Co., New York.
+ 1201 M v Miles MAIN was born 1821.
  1202 F vi
Emily MAIN was born 1834 in Genesee Co., New York.

Hannah also married (2) Benjamin WELLS on 10 Sep 1835 in Pembroke, Genesee Co., New York. Benjamin died 11 Jun 1839.

420. Roger HEWITT (Elizabeth MINER , Elizabeth BROWN , John , Thomas ) was born 18 Dec 1767 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

DESCENDANTS OF CAPTAIN THOMAS HEWITT OF STONINGTON, CONN.. Compiled by Virginia Hewitt Watterson, 1996. Found in the Joseph Smith Library, Salt Lake City, Ut. Page 85A.
    Born in Stonington, Conn., 18 Dec 1767 (VR), son of Elkanah Hewitt and Elizabeth Miner. He died in Preston, Conn., 24 Oct 1838, age 71 years (newspaper). Robert married HANNAH _____. Hannah was born in Conn. about 1781. She died at the home of her son Elkanah, in Preston, Conn., 2 Nov 1856, age 75 years (tombstone), and was buried in the New Poquetanuck Cemetery at Preston. Little is known of Roger. According to the census records, he moved in Conn. several times. In 1810, he was living in Norwich, by 1820, he was in Voluntown and in 1830, he was living in Preston where the family remained.
    The census records reveal that Roger and Hannah had at least 4 sons and one daughter. Not all of the names of the children are known.
    There were no probate records for Roger but Hannah's estate was probated on 3 Jan 1857 (Norwich Probate Records, docket #5201). She died without a will. Her son, Henry Hewitt of Preston, posted a bond.
    References:
Vital Records of Stonington, Groton and Preston, Conn.
Norwich Probate Records, docket #5201, LDS film #1,025,859.
Conn. Cemetery Records, LDS film #3139.
Marriages and Deaths in Conn. Newspapers, LDS film #3292.
US Census 1810-1860.

Roger married Hannah. Hannah was born about 1781 in Connecticut. She died 2 Nov 1856 in Preston, New London Co., Connecticut and was buried in New Poquetanuck Cemetery, Preston, New London Co., Connecticut.

They had the following children:

  1203 M i
Elkanah HEWITT was born 1808 in Connecticut.
       
Elkanah married (1) Lucy B. HAVEN.
       
Elkanah also married (2) Sarah.
       
Elkanah also married (3) Jane F..
  1204 M ii
Henry HEWITT was born about 1818 in Connecticut. He died 22 Sep 1859 in Preston, New London Co., Connecticut.

DESCENDANTS OF CAPTAIN THOMAS HEWITT OF STONINGTON, CONN.. Compiled by Virginia Hewitt Watterson, 1996. Found in the Joseph Smith Library, Salt Lake City, Ut. Page 85A.
    Henry was a merchant and a farmer residing in Preston. There were no known children of this couple. Betsey was still living as a widow in Preston in 1860.
       
Henry married Betsey ROACH on 6 Nov 1842 in Preston, New London Co., Connecticut. Betsey was born about 1810 in Connecticut. She died after 1860 in Preston, New London Co., Connecticut.
+ 1205 M iii Cyrus HEWITT was born about 1822 and died 22 Feb 1891.

421. Lot HEWITT (Elizabeth MINER , Elizabeth BROWN , John , Thomas ) was born 2 May 1770 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 4 Oct 1855 in Mira, Chautauqua Co., New York.

DESCENDANTS OF CAPTAIN THOMAS HEWITT OF STONINGTON, CONN.. Compiled by Virginia Hewitt Watterson, 1996. Found in the Joseph Smith Library, Salt Lake City, Ut. Page 86.
    Born in Stonington, Conn., 2 May 1770 (VR), son of Elkanah Hewitt and Elizabeth Miner. He died in Mina, Chautauqua Co., NY, 4 Oct 1855 (Buss).
    Lot married MARY LEVANT (Minard) or MARY TENANT (Boston Transcript). Mary was born about 1792 in Conn., parents unknown. She died in Sherman, Chautauqua Co., NY, 24 Nov 1868 (Buss).
Lot and Mary resided in Conn. for a number of years after their marriage. They are listed in the 1820 Conn. census as living in East Haddam, Middlesex Co. In 1827, they migrated west to Chautauqua Co., NY and settled on a farm in the Town of Sherman, village of Mina. Mary joined the 1st Baptist Church of Sherman that same year. There is little information on this couple.
    References:
Vital Records of Stonington, Conn.
Information from Walter R. Buss of Ogden, Utah, a descendant of Lott Hewitt. Andrew W. Young, HISTORY OF CHAUTAUQUA CO., NY, Bowie, MD, 1990, p. 553.
John S. Minard, HISTORY OF ALLEGHENY CO., NY, Alfred, NY, 1896, p. 234.
Boston Transcript, issue 13 Sept 1926, #4519.
US Census 1820-1850.

Lot married Mary TENNANT. Mary was born about 1792 in Connecticut. She died 24 Nov 1868 in Sherman, Chautauqua Co., New York.

They had the following children:

  1206 F i
Elizabeth Miner HEWITT was born 13 Jan 1814 in New London, New London Co., Connecticut. She died 14 Sep 1882 in Mira, Chautauqua Co., New York.
       
Elizabeth married Edward BUSS on 30 Oct 1831.
  1207 F ii
Susan HEWITT was born 2 Jun 1816 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut. She died 16 Feb 1902 in Westfield, Chautauqua Co., New York.

DESCENDANTS OF CAPTAIN THOMAS HEWITT OF STONINGTON, CONN.. Compiled by Virginia Hewitt Watterson, 1996. Found in the Joseph Smith Library, Salt Lake City, Ut. Page 86 & Additions and Corrections, page 4.
    Susan Hewitt married William Ottaway, 1 Jan 1837 (Buss & Family records). He birth, 2 Jun 1816, taken from a sampler she made as a child (Buss). Walter Buss of Ogden, Utah.
       
Susan married William OTTAWAY on 1 Jan 1837.
  1208 M iii
Elkanah HEWITT was born 10 Apr 1818 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut. He died 5 May 1903 in Mira, Chautauqua Co., New York.
       
Elkanah married Saline OTTAWAY.
  1209 M iv
John W. HEWITT was born 30 Apr 1820 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut.

DESCENDANTS OF CAPTAIN THOMAS HEWITT OF STONINGTON, CONN.. Compiled by Virginia Hewitt Watterson, 1996. Found in the Joseph Smith Library, Salt Lake City, Ut. Page 86.
       
John married Adaline PAYNE.
  1210 M v
Stephen HEWITT was born about 1824 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut. He died about 1865.

DESCENDANTS OF CAPTAIN THOMAS HEWITT OF STONINGTON, CONN.. Compiled by Virginia Hewitt Watterson, 1996. Found in the Joseph Smith Library, Salt Lake City, Ut. Page 86 & Additions and Corrections, page 4.
    Stephen died about 1865 (Buss).
       
Stephen married Sarah Ann BUSS.
  1211 M vi
William HEWITT was born about 1826 in East Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut.

DESCENDANTS OF CAPTAIN THOMAS HEWITT OF STONINGTON, CONN.. Compiled by Virginia Hewitt Watterson, 1996. Found in the Joseph Smith Library, Salt Lake City, Ut. Page 86.
    Nothing further known.

425. Ichabod BROWN (Ichabod , Ichabod , John , Thomas ) was born 10 Dec 1764 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 24 Dec 1825 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut and was buried in Cedar Swamp Cemetery, No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE BROWN GENEALOGY, Boston, The Everett Press Company 1907, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 33.
    He built what is called the Nelson Brown house, on the turnpike, on a portion of the original purchase of land by the three Brown brothers. He lived ten years in this house, where a number of his children died aged from seventeen to twenty-six years. Interments in Cedar Swamp Cemetery.

Ichabod married Lucy PALMER on 8 Jun 1788 in Stonington, New London Co., Conn.. Lucy was born 7 Sep 1761 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

They had the following children:

  1212 M i
Ichabod BROWN was born 4 Sep 1789 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  1213 F ii
Lucy BROWN was born 19 Jan 1791 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  1214 M iii
Palmer BROWN was born 4 Oct 1792 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 20 Dec 1836.

THE BROWN GENEALOGY, Boston, The Everett Press Company 1907, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 33.
   Died aged forty-four years.
  1215 F iv
Nelly BROWN was born 15 Apr 1794 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  1216 F v
Sally BROWN was born 17 Sep 1795 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
  1217 F vi
Martha BROWN was born 30 May 1797 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
+ 1218 M vii Nelson BROWN was born 13 Feb 1799 and died 22 Mar 1865.
  1219 F viii
Prudence BROWN was born 9 Oct 1800 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died 1800 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE BROWN GENEALOGY, Boston, The Everett Press Company 1907, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 33.
   Died aged twenty-six years.
  1220 M ix Stiles BROWN
  1221 M x
Edward BROWN was born 17 May 1804 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 1825 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE BROWN GENEALOGY, Boston, The Everett Press Company 1907, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 33.
   Died aged twenty-one years.
  1222 M xi
Smith BROWN was born 25 Nov 1805 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 1827 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE BROWN GENEALOGY, Boston, The Everett Press Company 1907, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 33.
   Died aged twenty-two years.
  1223 M xii
Erastus BROWN was born 23 Apr 1807 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 1828 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE BROWN GENEALOGY, Boston, The Everett Press Company 1907, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 33.
   Died aged twenty-one years.
  1224 M xiii
Francis BROWN was born 28 Nov 1810 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 1827 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE BROWN GENEALOGY, Boston, The Everett Press Company 1907, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 33.
   Died aged seventeen years.
  1225 F xiv
Almira E. BROWN was born 8 Mar 1814 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died 20 Mar 1839 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE BROWN GENEALOGY, Boston, The Everett Press Company 1907, by Cyrus Henry Brown, page 33.
   No children.
       
Almira married John A. MORGAN. John was born 15 Mar 1809.

426. Eunice BROWN (Ichabod , Ichabod , John , Thomas ) was born 15 Feb 1767 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died 28 Sep 1826 in Pharsalia, Chenango Co., New York and was buried in Pharsalia Center Cemetery, Pharsalia, Chenango Co., New York.

TOMBSTONE INSCRIPTION:
     Sacred To the Memory of Eunice Wife of Capt. Nathan Brown Who died Sept 28, 1826 In her 60 Year.  And I hear a voice from heaven saying unto me write blessed are the dead, which die in the Lord from henceforth yea saith the spirit that they may rest from their labour and their works do follow them.

Eunice married Nathan BROWN Jr., son of Nathan BROWN and Lydia DEWEY, on 29 Mar 1786 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. Nathan was born 18 Jun 1765 in Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died 2 Jun 1847 in Pharsalia, Chenango Co., New York and was buried in Pharsalia Center Cemetery, Pharsalia, Chenango Co., New York.

Nathan Brown, Jr. came to Pharsalia, New York from Belchertown, Mass. in February 1808 with his family consisting of his wife, 10 children and a black servant named Henry. He settled on lot #33 in the west part of Pharsalia, on the line of the town of Pitcher. It consisted of 100 acres, which later was owned by his son Ephraim. He served as town clerk for ten years as well as other offices.

TOMBSTONE INSCRIPTION:
     Nathan Brown Died June 2 1847 Aged 82 years 11 m & 15 ds
    Has DAR marker placed on the grave site. Entered the service as a substitute for his father.

They had the following children:

  1226 M i Nathan BROWN is printed as #1041.
  1227 F ii Eunice BROWN is printed as #1042.
  1228 F iii Patty BROWN is printed as #1043.
  1229 F iv Sally BROWN is printed as #1044.
  1230 M v Alfred BROWN is printed as #1045.
+ 1231 M vi Charles BROWN is printed as #1046.
  1232 M vii Ephraim P. BROWN is printed as #1047.
  1233 F viii Betsey A. BROWN is printed as #1048.
  1234 F ix Roxana BROWN is printed as #1049.
  1235 F x Almira BROWN is printed as #1050.

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