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HELP! flag female ancestor  Eunice  BROWN

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

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Eunice BROWN was born 2 July 1749 in Preston, Crown Colony of Connecticut

Eunice 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

Spouse(s)/Partner(s) and Child(ren):

Eunice  married  Samuel MORSE 24 April 1766 in Griswold, Crown Colony of Connecticut .  The couple had (at least) 4 children. Samuel MORSE  was born 21 May 1745 in Preston, Connecticut, USA (Poquetanuck).  Samuel died abt. 1803 in Worthington, Massachusetts, USA.  Samuel was the child of Moses MORSE and Sarah FISH.

Eunice BROWN died 20 September 1836 in Williamsfield, Ohio, USA.

She died in the home of her grandson Horace Morse.

Details of the family tree of Eunice appear below.

Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Eunice BROWN


Eunice BROWN married flag male ancestor Samuel MORSE-- Date: 24 April 1766 Place: Griswold, Crown Colony of Connecticut (Mormon Genealogy Records)

Samuel MORSE was the child of Moses MORSE and Sarah FISH

Second Congregational Church in Preston

Name: Samuel Morse
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Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 24 Apr 1766
Event Place: Griswold, New London, Connecticut, United States
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Married
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Spouse's Name: Eunice Brown
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Note: Marr Place: First Congregational;
Reference ID: p 262
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-1WL : 11 February 2018), Samuel Morse and Eunice Brown, 1766.

Children of Samuel MORSE and Eunice BROWN:

flag male ancestor Elijah MORSE (b.11 October 1766 , Worthington, Province of Massachusetts Bay  d. , )

flag female ancestor Eunice MORSE (b.abt. 1770, Worthington, Province of Massachusetts Bay  d. , )

Grave has been locatedflag male ancestor Elias MORSE (b.6 April 1776, Worthington, Crown Colony of Massachusetts Bay  d. 26 December 1856, )

Grave has been locatedflag male ancestor Samuel MORSE (b.abt. 1782, Worthington, Crown Colony of Massachusetts Bay  d. 30 September 1867, Andover, Ashtabula, Ohio, USA)

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Name: Eunice Brown
Gender: Female
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Birth Date: 02 Jul 1749
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Father's Name: John Brown
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: 7450310
System Origin: Connecticut-ODM
GS Film number: unknown
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'Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906,' database, FamilySearch ( ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:F7WX-K6X : 11 February 2018), Eunice Brown, 02 Jul 1749; citing ; FHL microfilm unknown. (Mormon Genealogy Records)

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marriage1766 Marriage / Partner
Eunice BROWN and Samuel MORSE 24 April 1766, Griswold, Connecticut, USA (Jewett City)

She was 16 years old.
1766 Birth of Child
Elijah MORSE was born 11 October 1766 , Worthington, Massachusetts, USA

Eunice was 17 years old.
News1775 - First shots of Revolutionary War fired in Lexington and Concord. (April 19)

Preston, Connecticut, USA (Poquetanuck)
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1776 Birth of Child
Elias MORSE was born 6 April 1776, Worthington, Massachusetts, USA

Eunice was 26 years old.
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News1776 - Congress renames the nation 'United States of America' (September 9)
News1777 - The Articles of Confederation Were Adopted (November 15)
News1787 - U.S. Constitution ratified (September 17)
News1791 - The Bill of Rights takes effect (December 15)

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News1805 - Lewis and Clark reach Pacific (November 15)
NewsThe War of 1812 was a conflict between the United States and Great Britain, lasting from 1812 to 1815. It was primarily fueled by issues such as trade restrictions due to Britain's ongoing war with France, impressment of American sailors into the British Navy, and British support of Native American tribes against American expansion. The war ended with the Treaty of Ghent, restoring pre-war boundaries but resolving few of the initial disputes.
News1826 - Former U.S. Presidents Thomas Jefferson and John Adams both die on the 50th Anniversary of the signing of the United States Declaration of Independence.
News1827 - The Baltimore & Ohio Railroad is incorporated, becoming the first railroad in America offering commercial transportation of both people and freight.
death1836 Death
20 September 1836
Williamsfield, Ohio, USA

She died at the age of 87.
Added: 12/16/1999 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 1/22/2023 5:31:53 PM
Did You Know?America - Did you know? February 4, 1789 - George Washington is unanimously elected president of the United States in a vote by state electors.
Did You Know?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

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