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flag  John  BROWN (BROWNE)

  (b. 19 July 1706Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 15 March 1776Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut )  
Age: 70

John BROWN (BROWNE) was born 19 July 1706 in Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut. John BROWN (BROWNE) was the child of John BROWN and Elizabeth SAFFORD and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Nathaniel BROWN (BROWNE) and Judith PERKINS (maternal)  Joseph SAFFORD and Mary BAKER

He married  Amie (Ame) FELLOWS 16 December 1731 in Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut .  The couple had (at least) 9 children. Amie (Ame) FELLOWS  was born 1710 in Plainfield, Connecticut, USA .  She died 31 May 1786 in Preston, Connecticut, USA .  She was the daughter of John FELLOWS and Rachel VARNEY.

John BROWN (BROWNE) died 15 March 1776 in Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut.
The name Connecticut originates from the Algonquian word 'Quinnehtukqut' (beside the long tidal river). (

Prior to 1638 - Connecticut, New England
1638 - 1662 - New Haven Colony
1662 - 1687 - Connecticut Colony
1688 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1690 - 1787 - Crown Colony of Connecticut
January 5, 1788 - Connecticut becomes 5th U.S. state

Did You Know?America - Did you know? Observation of foreign travelers to America: 'Your toilets are too low down and the stalls have massive gaps around the door so that people can see in.'


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Marriage / Partner(s) and Child(ren)

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John BROWN (BROWNE) married flag Amie (Ame) FELLOWS-- Date: 16 December 1731 Place: Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut
Amie (Ame) FELLOWS was the daughter of John FELLOWS and Rachel VARNEY

flag Amie BROWN (BROWNE) (b.4 October 1732, Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. 8 March 1796, Shaftsbury, Vermont, USA)

flag Judith BROWN (b.19 August 1734, Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. 5 August 1821, Preston, Connecticut, USA)

flag John BROWN (b.16 November 1737, Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. , )

flag Elizabeth BROWN (b.4 November 1738, Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. 1773, )

flag Rachel BROWN (b.10 February 1740, Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. 12 November 1816, Griswold, Connecticut, USA )

flag Hannah BROWN (b.15 March 1743, Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. , )

American Revolutionary War Soldier flag Elias BROWN (b.24 February 1745, Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. 15 September 1806, Preston, Connecticut, USA)

flag Esther BROWN (b.15 July 1747, Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. , )

flag Eunice BROWN (b.2 July 1749, Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. 20 September 1836, , Ohio, USA)

Events During the Lifetime of John BROWN (BROWNE)

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1706 Birth
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Invention 1720 - June 10 - Mrs Clements of England markets first paste-style mustard -

1731 Marriage / Partner
John BROWN (BROWNE) and Amie (Ame) FELLOWS 16 December 1731, Preston, Connecticut, USA
1732 Birth of Child
Amie BROWN (BROWNE) was born 4 October 1732, Preston, Connecticut, USA
1734 Birth of Child
Judith BROWN was born 19 August 1734, Preston, Connecticut, USA
1737 Birth of Child
John BROWN was born 16 November 1737, Preston, Connecticut, USA
1738 Birth of Child
Elizabeth BROWN was born 4 November 1738, Preston, Connecticut, USA
1740 Birth of Child
Rachel BROWN was born 10 February 1740, Preston, Connecticut, USA
1743 Birth of Child
Hannah BROWN was born 15 March 1743, Preston, Connecticut, USA
1745 Birth of Child
Elias BROWN was born 24 February 1745, Preston, Connecticut, USA
1747 Birth of Child
Esther BROWN was born 15 July 1747, Preston, Connecticut, USA
1749 Birth of Child
Eunice BROWN was born 2 July 1749, Preston, Connecticut, USA
Invention 1753 - The lightning rod is invented (Benjamin Franklin, United States)
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USA 1775 - April 19 - First shots of Revolutionary War fired in Lexington and Concord.

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USA 1775 - December 31 - The Battle of Québec was fought on December 31 between the American Continental Army and British defenders of Québec City. It was the first major defeat for the Americans in the Revolutionary War.

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Research Research Death of John BROWN (BROWNE)

Buried at:
Pachaug Cemetery
Route 138

Griswold, Connecticut, USA (Jewett City)

Grave Inscription: BROWN: Capt. John, d. March 15, 1776-aged 70 yr.
Added: 12/16/1999 12:00:00 AM

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