Some Descendants of Thomas Brown - aqw58.htm

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

Sixth Generation

(Continued)


1740. Matilda BROWN (Nathaniel , Temperance , Eleazer , Eleazer , Thomas ) was born 1789 in No. Groton, New London Co., Connecticut. She died Sep 1844 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

  Sources: Ancestral File; O'Keeffe.
  AF: Matila Brown, born 1789, CT.
  O'Keeffe: Matilda Brown, born 1789, North Groton, CT. Died Sept. 1844 in North Stonington.

Matilda married John MAIN, son of Benajah MAIN and Mary WOODWARD "Dolly", before 1815 in Ledyard, New London Co., Connecticut. John was born 1790 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. He died before 1857 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.

THE MAIN TREE II, Second Edition, by Nancy (Portor) Childress, 1995. page 65.
    John Main served in the War of 1812 with the troops in the defence of Stonington when attacked by the British in August, 1814.

LAND RECORDS (not sure if this is the correct John L. Main)
1 APR 1807, VOL. 15, PAGE 112-113.
    George D. Coats to JOHN L. MAIN, for $175.00, Vol. 15, page 112-113 dated April 1, 1807  --  tract of land on the west side of Wyassup Pond, bounded northerly by lands now or formerly belonging to Goerge Wilkinson, easterly by said Wyassup Lake, southerly by land now or formerly owned by Uraula Main, and westerly by land formerly owned by Asher Millikin, containing 76 acres, more or less, and is the same and all the same land deeded by Theodora G. Main to P. G. Gadbois, dec., and deeded by George O. Gadbois to Clifford W. Campbell by deed dated Jan. 2, 1902 and rec. Book 14, page 179 and 180, and deed by Campbell to Richard B. Wheeler as per deed dated Apr. 28, 1903, rec. Book 14, page 499, and deeded to me, the said George D. Coats by Richard B. Wheeler as per his deed dated Dec. 7, 1904, and rec. Book 14, page 50. Excepting public right of way through the above premises.

VOL. 15, PAGE 401. (No date on page)
    John L. Main to Otto Anderson dated ______, Vol. 15, page 401, 150 acres, bounded on the north by land of Stiles P. Ecclestone, dec., and land of William Eccleston, on the east by land of Stiles P. Egglestone dec. and land of George F. Wilkinson and land of Nathan W. Eccleston, south by land of Orrin C. Maine and land of Nathan N. Maine, and on the west by land of Nathan N. Maine, excepting an old driftway which is and has been for a long time a public way, not meaning by this deed to convey said driftway as herein stated. Signed by John L. and Emma A. Main in the presence of Calvin A. Snyder and Frank B. Geer.

10 MAR 1808, VOL 1, PAGE 45.
    Isaac Wilbur to JOHN MAIN, Mar. 10, 1808, Vol. 1, page 45, 37 acres, beginning at the northeast corner of land belonging to John Wilbur where is a stake and stones, thence westerly by said Wilbur to a heap of stones about 2 rods from Peter Main's corner of land, thence northerly 17 chains and 17 links to a stake and stones, thence westerly 6 chains and 32 links to a stake and stones by Peter Main's wall, thence northerly by said Peter's wall to a rock at the SW corner of the Sawmill lot, thence easterly, thence northerly on said Mill Lot until it comes to Bentley land thence easterly by said Bentley land to a large white oak tree, thence southerly to the first mentioned bound.

14 MAR 1836, VOL. 4, PAGE 454.
    Amos Collins to JOHN MAIN, dated Mar. 14, 1836, Vol. 4, Page 454  -- and beginning at a hos about one rod easterwardly of land formerly owned by Peter Main, thence northward 17 chains and 17 links to a stake and stones near the cart way, thence westwardly 6 chains and 32 links to a stake and stones by Amos S. Maine's land and on lands of David Main, 2nd., where the fence formerly stood til it comes to the corner one rod from the first mentioned bound, from thence to the first mentioned bound, containing about 10 acres.
Witnessed by Liberus Cottrell and Stephen Maine.

14 MAR 1836, VOL. 4, PAGE 455.
    JOHN MAIN to Amos Collins same day as above, Vol. 4, Page 455, beginning at a stake and stones at the northeast corner of said lot, thence westwardly by land of Gershom and Charles Eccleston to a heap of stones in Galde Brook, near a stone bridge, thence southeastwardly by land of the grantor to a heap of stones, thence eastwardly by said grantor to a stake and stones at the corner of the wall, thence northwardly to the first bound, containing about 5 acres, more or less.

15 MAY 1857, VOL. 8, PAGE 166.
    Estate of JOHN MAINE, late of North Stonington dec., by John S. Maine, adm. to David M. Maine dated May 15, 1857, Vol. 8, page 166  --  on the north by lands of Horace F. York and of William O. York, on the east by the highway, on the south by lands of the heirs of John Maine, and on the west by lands of Horace F. York being about 41 acres.
Witnesses: Charles P. White and Hannah E. Champlin.

9 OCT 1858, VOL. 8, PAGE 277.
    JOHN MAINE and Philura Maine to Elijah Kenyon of Richmond, RI, free and uninterrupted use and control of the water at the dam to be erected by him, the said Elizabeth Kenyon acr9oss the Ashaway Brook from land of Charles Randall to lands of Russel W. Burdick being the same stream of water that runs into the Mill Pond now owned by John Maine and Philura Maine his wife, dated Oct. 9, 1858, Vol. 8, page 277.

They had the following children:

  4041 M i
David Morgan MAIN was born 13 Dec 1813 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
       
David married Martha BURDICK, daughter of Abram Lewis BURDICK and Rhoda SISSON, on 9 Jul 1860. Martha was born 4 Aug 1832 in Mystic, New London Co., Connecticut. She died in Haversham, Rhode Island.
+ 4042 M ii Jesse M. MAIN was born 1816 and died 20 Nov 1862.
+ 4043 M iii Nathaniel N. MAIN was born Feb 1819 and died 17 Apr 1863.
  4044 F iv
Mary Matilda MAIN was born 1822 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut. She died Aug 1854 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut, unmarried.
  4045 F v
Deborah MAIN was born 18 Sep 1825 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
       
Deborah married Horace F. YORK in Groton, New London Co., Connecticut.
  4046 F vi
Hannah Elizabeth MAIN was born 11 Jun 1828 in No. Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut.
       
Hannah married John E. CLARK.
+ 4047 F vii Sabrina MAIN was born about 1830.
+ 4048 M viii John S. MAIN was born 7 May 1832 and died 25 Mar 1881.

1761. Morgan Lewis BROWN (John , Peleg , Eleazer , Eleazer , Thomas ) was born 4 May 1813 in Richfield, New York. He died 10 Jul 1875 in Richfield, New York.

THE BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol. II, 1915, by Cyrus Henry Brown, pages 282.
    Mr. Brown was a farmer and a Republican.

Morgan married Nancy M. ALLEN, daughter of Joseph ALLEN and Mary CLEMENT, on 5 May 1840 in Utica, New York. Nancy was born 5 May 1811 in Richfield, New York. She died 21 Dec 1901 in Richfield, New York.

They had the following children:

  4049 M i
Lewis Henry BROWN was born 25 Jul 1845 in Richfield, New York. He died 25 Jul 1845 in Richfield, New York.
+ 4050 F ii Emma Miranda BROWN was born 7 Aug 1847.
  4051 M iii
Thomas Corwin BROWN was born 21 Nov 1850 in Richfield, New York.

1766. Isaac BROWN (Timothy , Peleg , Eleazer , Eleazer , Thomas ) was born 28 Jul 1807 in Scott, Cortland Co., New York. He died 1888 in Oxford, Michigan.

Isaac married Artimesia STILES on 4 Feb 1831 in Scott, Cortland Co., New York. Artimesia was born 22 Dec 1808 in Scott, Cortland Co., New York. She died 8 Mar 1867 in Oxford, Michigan.

They had the following children:

  4052 M i
Waldo BROWN was born 15 Nov 1832. He died 9 Mar 1861 in Hadley, Michigan.
       
Waldo married Mary WOLF on 10 Nov 1854.
  4053 F ii
Olivia BROWN was born 14 Jun 1834. She died Nov 1877 in Hadley, Michigan.
       
Olivia married Alonzo HIX on Feb 1852.
  4054 F iii
Lois BROWN was born 27 Apr 1836.
       
Lois married Harvey TOWNSEND on 15 Aug 1858.
  4055 M iv
Marcus BROWN was born 17 Feb 1838 in Oakland, Michigan. He died Nov 1838 in Oakland, Michigan.

1771. John M. BROWN (Timothy , Peleg , Eleazer , Eleazer , Thomas ) was born 11 Jul 1816 in Scott, Cortland Co., New York. He died 11 Jan 1894 in Otisco, Michigan.

John married Marilda SKIDMORE on 5 Mar 1848 in Washington, Michigan. Marilda died 5 May 1894 in Otisco, MIchigan.

They had the following children:

  4056 M i
Frank E. BROWN was born 15 May 1849 in Michigan.
  4057 M ii
Mark H. BROWN was born 19 Dec 1852 in Michigan. He died 1 Apr 1853 in Michigan.
  4058 M iii
Francis E. BROWN was born 2 Nov 1857 in Michigan. He died Jan 1858 in Michigan.
  4059 M iv
Mark H. BROWN was born 10 Jun 1861 in Otisco, Michigan.
       
Mark married Nellie A. DANIELS, daughter of Thomas DANIELS and Elizabeth LEWIN, on 30 Dec 1890 in Keene, Michigan. Nellie was born 23 Apr 1862 in Lowell, Michigan.
  4060 F v
Mary E. BROWN was born 14 Aug 1863 in Otisco, Michigan.

1774. Timothy BROWN Jr. (Timothy , Peleg , Eleazer , Eleazer , Thomas ) was born 1 Sep 1821 in Scott, Cortland Co., New York. He died 30 Aug 1866 in Wathena, Kansas.

THE BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol. II, 1915, by Cyrus Henry Brown, pages 284.
    He was Commissary Sergant in the 14th Kansas Vol. Regt., War of the Rebellion.

Timothy married Clarissa SEVERANCE, daughter of John SEVERANCE and Sabrina SMITH, on 1 Jul 1852 in Truxton, New York. Clarissa was born 1 Nov 1829 in Truxton, New York. She died 1 Sep 1866 in Wathena, Kansas.

They had the following children:

+ 4061 M i Charles Stewart BROWN was born 25 Apr 1853.
+ 4062 M ii Alfred Franklin BROWN was born 20 Mar 1855.
  4063 F iii
Emily Jane BROWN was born 18 Oct 1858 in Wathena, Kansas.
  4064 M iv
Allen Smith BROWN was born 13 Oct 1860 in Wathena, Kansas.
  4065 F v
Hattie Tirzah BROWN was born 28 Jul 1862 in Wathena, Kansas, unmarried.
  4066 F vi
Clara Octavia BROWN was born 6 Jan 1865 in Wathena, Kansas. She died 30 Apr 1866 in Wathena, Kansas.

1775. Alfred Bennett BROWN (Timothy , Peleg , Eleazer , Eleazer , Thomas ) was born 23 Apr 1823 in Scott, Cortland Co., New York. He died 9 Dec 1857 in Corning, New York.

Alfred married Sarah MOSIER, daughter of James KNIGHT and Susanna, on 1 Jun 1854 in Catlin, New York. Sarah died 17 Jun 1891 in Greenville, Michigan.

They had the following children:

  4067 M i
James Henry BROWN was born 29 Mar 1856 in Catlin, New York.
  4068 F ii
Nancy Adella BROWN was born 5 Aug 1857 in Corning, New York. She died 31 Aug 1857 in Corning, New York.
+ 4069 F iii Alfreda Ann BROWN was born 23 Jul 1858.

1777. Stephen Smith BROWN [scrapbook] (Timothy , Peleg , Eleazer , Eleazer , Thomas ) was born 22 Mar 1827 in Scott, Cortland Co., New York. He died 19 Mar 1893 in Scott, Cortland Co., New York.

THE BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol. II, 1915, by Cyrus Henry Brown, pages 284.
    He received a common and private school education. He was a farmer. At the time of his death he owned the Timothy Brown homestead, and always lived there. He was a Republican, active in politics, but never desired to hold office.

Stephen married Nancy M. ALEXANDER [scrapbook], daughter of Elisha B. ALEXANDER and Mary BROWN, on 6 Jan 1853 in Brattleboro, Vermont. Nancy was born 16 Aug 1826 in Leyden, Massachusetts. She died 26 Jan 1907 in Syracuse, New York.

They had the following children:

+ 4070 M i Alexander Timothy BROWN was born 21 Nov 1854.
+ 4071 M ii William H. BROWN was born 14 Jul 1857.
  4072 M iii
Charles E. BROWN [scrapbook] was born 16 Aug 1860 in Scott, Cortland Co., New York.

THE BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol. II, 1915, by Cyrus Henry Brown, pages 285.
    He was a court stenographer and law student of marked ability.

1778. Almira C. BROWN (Timothy , Peleg , Eleazer , Eleazer , Thomas ) was born 14 Nov 1833 in Scott, Cortland Co., New York. She died 31 Mar 1911 in Kansas.

Almira married Andrew J. MOWRY. Andrew was born 22 Jan 1833 in Scott, Cortland Co., New York. He died in Kansas.

THE BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol. II, 1915, by Cyrus Henry Brown, pages 285.
    In 1856 they removed to Minnesota; again, to Kansas, in 1858. He was an active Free-State man, using all his influence to make Kansas a free State. He enlisted in the Civil War, June 23, 1863, as a private in Co. C, 14th Kansas Vols. and was mustered out of the service as 2nd Lieutenant. He took an active interest in the political affairs of the State, as a Republican, and as represented the State in the State Legislature. He was Commissioner and Notary Public; admitted to the bar in 1889; Judge in the Thirty-fourth Judicial District of the State, practising in the State courts and the Interior Department at Washington, DC. He has been a member of the I.O.O.F. for nearly fifty years, and is a Free Mason. Judge Mowry, since the death of his wife, mades his home with his oldest son, Eugene L., at Lucerne, Kansas.

They had the following children:

+ 4073 M i Eugene Linton MOWRY was born 26 Jul 1866.
+ 4074 M ii Willis Laselle MOWRY was born 26 Jul 1866.
+ 4075 M iii Lester Lisle MOWRY was born 18 Oct 1868 and died 18 Oct 1868.
+ 4076 M iv Aubert Lamar MOWRY was born 13 May 1874.
+ 4077 F v Edna Lora MOWRY was born 14 Jan 1876.

1779. Nancy BROWN (Eleazer , Peleg , Eleazer , Eleazer , Thomas ) was born 1800 in West Winfield, Herkimer Co., New York. She died about 1874 in Herkimer, Herkimer Co., New York and was buried in Winfield, Herkimer Co., New York.

  Source: Brown, Vol. 2. Most of the information on children of Eleazer Brown
III comes from above source. Buried at Winfield, N.Y., according to Brown.
Possibly should be West Winfield. Married James Rice of Herkimer.
  "One daughter, Eunice, m., at age fourteen, Elisha Washburn.
They lived at Herkimer and had two children, Clark and Lodema. Lodema m. Dr.
Devendorf and lived at Herkimer."

Nancy married James RICE. James was born in Herkimer, Herkimer Co., New York.

  Source: B.G., Vol. II.

They had the following children:

  4078 F i
Eunice RICE.

   Eunice at age 14 married Elisha Washburn. They lived in Herkimer and had
two children: Clark and Lodema. Lodema married Dr. Devendorf and lived in
Herkimer. Above according to Brown, Vol. II.
+ 4079 F ii Eunice RICE.

1780. Alvira BROWN (Eleazer , Peleg , Eleazer , Eleazer , Thomas ) was born 5 Sep 1803 in West Winfield, Herkimer Co., New York. She died 24 Apr 1887 in Cherry Creek, New York.

  Source: Brown Genealogy, Vol. II. Names of children come from same source.

Alvira married Josiah CRUMB on 6 May 1823 in New York. Josiah was born 28 Aug 1803 in Plainfield, Otsego Co., New York. He died Aug 1865.

THE BROWN GENEALOGY, Vol. II, 1915, by Cyrus Henry Brown, pages 290.
    Mr. Crumb was held in the highest esteem by his entire family. They had several children who died in infancy, after which they adopted an orphan baby.

  Source: Brown Genealogy, Vol. II. Names of children come from same source.

They had the following children:

  4080 M i
Delos P. CRUMB was adopted 11 Jul 1827 in Cherry Creek, New York.
  4081 M ii
Josiah Clark CRUMB was born 31 Dec 1828 in Cherry Creek, New York. He died 1853 in Cherry Creek, New York.
  4082 F iii
Cynthia Alvira CRUMB was born 7 Nov 1830 in Plainfield, New York. She died in Conewango Valley, New York, no children.
       
Cynthia married Mr. HALE. Mr. died in Cherry Creek, New York.
  4083 F iv
Patty Climena CRUMB was born 9 Feb 1832 in Plainfield, Otsego Co., New York.
  4084 F v
Betsy Ancelia CRUMB was born 12 May 1833 in Plainfield, Otsego Co., New York. She died 10 Dec 1903 in Conewango Valley, New York.
  4085 M vi
Hiram B. CRUMB was born 24 Jan 1835 in Plainfield, Otsego Co., New York.
  4086 M vii
Charles CRUMB was born 24 Aug 1837 in Plainfield, Otsego Co., New York. He died in Conewango Valley, New York.
  4087 F viii
Susan Almira CRUMB was born 9 May 1839 in Plainfield, Otsego Co., New York.
  4088 F ix
Rebecca Jane CRUMB was born 4 Mar 1841 in Cherry Creek, New York.
  4089 M x
Chauncy CRUMB was born 1 Mar 1845 in Cherry Creek, New York.

1782. Hiram BROWN (Eleazer , Peleg , Eleazer , Eleazer , Thomas ) was born 5 May 1805 in West Winfield, Herkimer Co., New York. He died 15 Apr 1878 in West Winfield, Herkimer Co., New York.

  Hiram's birth and death date are from Brown, Vol. II, which also says his
wife Susan Gorton was a daughter of Joseph L. and Cynthia Gorton of Plainfield,
N.Y.

  Lived most of his life in West Winfield, except for a period in Chenango,
Broome Co., but he purchased land from Eleazer III and moved back to W.W. His
father died at his home.

Hiram married Susan GORTON on 30 Dec 1826 in Plainfield, Otsego Co., New York. Susan was born 29 Dec 1807 in Plainfield, Otsego Co., New York. She died 25 May 1902 in West Winfield, Herkimer Co., New York.

  Vitals, including marriage date, from information contained in a scrapbook.
Says daughter of Joseph Gorton. Parents from Connecticut. Survived by son
Hiram C. Brown. A daughter, Mrs. (?).D. Taylor died in 1881. (Film 836,761, Page
243).

  Another scrapbook, kept by Charles Wheeler (same film, Page 269), says born
in Plainfield, Otsego Co., N.Y., and died June 6, _____, age 94. Also survived
by a brother, J. Hibbard Gorton.

They had the following children:

  4090 M i
Hiram Clark BROWN was born 20 Apr 1828 in West Winfield, Herkimer Co., New York. He died 1 Apr 1896 in West Winfield, Herkimer Co., New York.

  A grandson, attorney Charles H. Brown, was district attorney of Allegany
Co., NY; U.S. attorney for the Western District of New York, and elected a
justice of the Supreme Court of New York in 1906 for 14 years.
  4091 F ii
Lodema BROWN was born 1830 in West Winfield, Herkimer Co., New York. She died 1881 in West Winfield, Herkimer Co., New York.

  She married Noadiah Taylor, who died at West Winfield. No issue. Source:
Brown, Vol. II.

1784. Chauncey C. BROWN (Eleazer , Peleg , Eleazer , Eleazer , Thomas ) was born about 1808 in West Winfield, Herkimer Co., New York. He died 1853 in Lisle, Broome Co., New York.

  Chauncey had a wife named Fanny S., according to land sale records. Brown
Gen. says her surname was Seymour. Death date from Brown, Vol. II, as is info on
his wife and children. Birth date estimated from census information.

  Eleazer Brown III went to Lisle, Herkimer County, before going to Broome
County. Did Chauncey accompany him to Lisle and then stay?

Chauncey married Fannie SEYMOUR in Lisle, Broome Co., New York.

They had the following children:

  4092 M i
Jerome Bonaparte BROWN was born in Lisle, New York.

  Married Carrie Parks, of Binghamton, according to Brown. No issue.
        Jerome married Carrie PARKS
  4093 M ii
James BROWN was born 1845 in Lisle, New York.

  A New York James Brown.

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