24 February 1745
Preston, Connecticut, USA
1754 - Beginning of the French and Indian War between Great Britain and France for control of the North American colonies. It is part of the Seven Years War.
(1756 - 1763) Seven Years War - France, Great Britain clashed in Europe and North America; France, Russia, Austria, Saxony, Sweden and Spain sided against Britain, Prussia and Hanover
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1764 - British Government issues the Sugar Act
The Sugar Act raised revenues higher than ever before by a new series of taxes on the colonists.
World History, Part Two, Arco Publishing, Inc., New York, 1980 -
1769 Marriage / Partner
Elias Brown and Sabra Billings 22 November 1769, Preston, Connecticut, USA
1770 Birth of Child
John Brown was born 18 June 1770, Preston, Connecticut, USA
1772 Birth of Child
Zuriah Brown was born 17 August 1772, Preston, Connecticut, USA
1774 - June 1 - Boston Port Bill: British government orders Port of Boston closed
historyorb.com - June 1, 1774
1774 Birth of Child
Roger Brown was born 28 July 1774, Preston, Connecticut, 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.
December 31, 1775
1776 - March 17 - British, Get Out!
Colonial troops force British to evacuate Boston.
1776 - May 2: The American revolution gains support from King Louis XVI of France
1777 Birth of Child
Joseph (Josiah) Brown was born 19 March 1777, Preston, Connecticut, USA
1777 - July 5 - St. Clair surrenders Fort Ticonderoga to the British
1777 - September 26 - British General William Howe occupies Philadelphia during American Revolution
1777 - October 17 - British General John Burgoyne surrenders at Saratoga NY
February 6, 1778 - France signed the Treaty of Alliance with the United States.
1779 Birth of Child
Betsey Brown was born 25 April 1779, Preston, Connecticut, USA
June 1779 - Spain entered Revolutionary War in favor of Americans.
1780 - September 25 - Benedict Arnold's plans to cede West Point to the British discovered.
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1782 Birth of Child
Sabra Brown was born 18 December 1782, Preston, Connecticut, USA
1786 Birth of Child
Elias Brown was born 28 January 1786, Preston, Connecticut, USA
1789 Birth of Child
William Henry Brown was born 17 March 1789, Preston, Connecticut, USA
1792 - New York Stock Exchange founded
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1793 Birth of Child
Billings Brown was born 17 September 1793, Preston, Connecticut, USA
1796 - Napoleon Bonaparte assumes command of the Army of Italy
1799 - Rosetta Stone discovered
1801 - Act of Union between Great Britain and Ireland creates the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
1804 - May 14 - Lewis & Clark set out from St Louis for Pacific Coast
1804 Death of Child
John Brown died September 1804, Atlantic Ocean (at sea)
1805 - Treaty of Pressburg formally dissolves the Holy Roman Empire
15 September 1806
Preston, Connecticut, USA
name: Elias Brown
burial place: Griswold, Connecticut, United States
death date: 15 Sep 1806
birth date: 1744
indexing project (batch) number: B03224-8
system origin: Connecticut-EASy
gs film number: 3096
"Connecticut, Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/F7CL-N2R : accessed 07 Mar 2013), Elias Brown, 15 Sep 1806; citing reference , FHL microfilm 3096.
Griswold, Connecticut, USA (Jewett City)