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Grave has been located American Revolutionary War Soldier flag male ancestor  Elias  BROWN

  (b. 24 February 1745 Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut   d. 15 September 1806 Preston, Connecticut, USA )  

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BROWN Genealogy

Elias BROWN was born 24 February 1745 in Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut. Elias BROWN was the child of John BROWN (BROWNE)   and   Amie (Ame) FELLOWS and the grandchild of: (paternal)  John BROWN and Elizabeth SAFFORD (maternal)  John FELLOWS and Rachel VARNEY

Elias was a soldier in the U.S. Revolutionary War.

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Sabra BILLINGS 22 November 1769 in Griswold, Crown Colony of Connecticut .  The couple had (at least) 9 children. Sabra BILLINGS  was born 21 January 1747 in Preston, Connecticut, USA.  She died 22 November 1820 in Preston, Connecticut, USA.  She was the daughter of Roger BILLINGS and Abigail DENISON.

Elias BROWN died 15 September 1806 in Preston, Connecticut, USA.

NOTE: He was the grandfather of U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Henry Billings Brown.

Details of the family tree of Elias appear below.
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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
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Marriage / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Elias BROWN

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Elias BROWN married Grave has been locatedflag female ancestor Sabra BILLINGS-- Date: 22 November 1769 Place: Griswold, Crown Colony of Connecticut

Sabra BILLINGS was the daughter of Roger BILLINGS and Abigail DENISON

Name: Elias Brown
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Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 22 Nov 1769
Event Place: Griswold, New London, Connecticut, United States
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Married
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Spouse's Name: Sabra Billings
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Note: Marr Place: First Congregational;
Reference ID: p 263
GS Film Number: 000004374
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Digital Folder Number: 007592458
Image Number: 00094

"Connecticut Marriages, 1630-1997", database, FamilySearch ( ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:F7PB-1ZV : 11 February 2018), Elias Brown and Sabra Billings, 1769.


Grave has been locatedflag male ancestor John BROWN (b.18 June 1770, Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. September 1804, at sea )

flag baby girl ancestor Zuriah BROWN (b.17 August 1772, Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. abt. 1772, )

flag baby boy ancestor Roger BROWN (b.28 July 1774, Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. abt. 1774, Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut)

flag male ancestor Joseph Warren (Josiah) BROWN (b.19 March 1777, Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. 30 March 1842, )

flag female ancestor Betsey BROWN (b.25 April 1779, Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. 17 April 1802, )

flag baby girl ancestor Sabra Billings BROWN (b.18 December 1782, Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. abt. 1782, )

Grave has been locatedflag male ancestor Elias BROWN (b.28 January 1786, Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. 8 May 1861, Brooklyn, New York, USA )

flag boy ancestor William Henry BROWN (b.17 March 1789, Preston, Connecticut, USA  d. abt. 1793, Preston, Connecticut, USA)

flag male ancestor Billings BROWN (b.17 September 1793, Preston, Connecticut, USA  d. , )

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Events, Pictures and Documents Related to the Genealogy of Elias BROWN

Pachaug Cemetery
24 February 1745
Preston, Connecticut, USA

1769 Marriage / Partner
Elias BROWN and Sabra BILLINGS 22 November 1769, Griswold, Connecticut, USA (Jewett City)
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 Birth of Child
Roger BROWN was born 28 July 1774, Preston, Connecticut, USA
1777 Birth of Child
Joseph Warren (Josiah) BROWN was born 19 March 1777, Preston, Connecticut, USA
1779 Birth of Child
Betsey BROWN was born 25 April 1779, Preston, Connecticut, USA
1782 Birth of Child
Sabra Billings 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
1793 Birth of Child
Billings BROWN was born 17 September 1793, Preston, Connecticut, USA
1804 Death of Child
John BROWN died September 1804, at sea (Atlantic Ocean) (Pacific Ocean)


name: Elias Brown
gender: Male
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burial place: Griswold, Connecticut, United States
death date: 15 Sep 1806
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age: 62
birth date: 1744
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indexing project (batch) number: B03224-8
system origin: Connecticut-EASy
gs film number: 3096
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Elias is buried at: Pachaug Cemetery
Route 138

Griswold, Connecticut, USA (Jewett City)

Added: 12/16/1999 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 3/14/2018 5:28:13 PM

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