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Betsey Browning (Brigham)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Hubbardston, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
Death: Died in Hubbardston, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
Cause of death: thrown from a wagon and killed instantly
Place of Burial: Hubbardston, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Asa Brigham and Elizabeth "Betsey" Brigham
Wife of James Browning
Mother of Asa B/ Browning; Clara Sherman Clark; Elizabeth M. Browning; Sally Browning; James Browning and 2 others
Half sister of James Holden

Managed by: Hatte Anne Blejer
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About Betsey Browning

  • Birth: May 18, 1793 in Hubbardston, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Death: Sep. 7, 1828 in Hubbardston, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA

"Killed by being thrown from a waggon" (VR Hubbardston 10 1850: deaths-Browning)

Parents were Elizabeth (Betsey) Marean Brigham (1770-1806) and Asa Brigham (1770 - 1794). She married James Browning (1788 - 1837).

Children:
  1. Asa B. Browning (1811 - 1815)
  2. Clara Sherman Browning (1813 - )
  3. Elizabeth M. Browning (1815 - 1815)
  4. Sally B. Browning (1817 - 1819)
  5. James Browning (1819 - 1819)
  6. James Browning (1820 - 1898)
  7. John Browning (1822 - 1853)

"On the Sabbath September 7 1828 Mrs Betsey wife of James Browning in returning from meeting was descending the hill west of the almshouse when the harness broke and the horse took fright Mrs Browning was thrown from the wagon and instantly killed A monument marks the spot..."

History of the Town of Hubbardston, Worcester County, Mass ... By John Murdock Stowe, William Bennett The Committee, 1881 - Hubbardston (Mass.), page 167

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Betsey Browning's Timeline

1793
May 18, 1793
Hubbardston, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
1811
July 4, 1811
Age 18
Hubbardston, Worcester, MA, USA
1811
Age 17
Hubbardston, Worcester, MA, USA
1813
July 7, 1813
Age 20
Hubbardston, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
1815
1815
Age 21
Hubbardston, Worcester County, MA, USA
1817
1817
Age 23
Hubbardston, Worcester County, MA, USA
1819
1819
Age 25
Hubbardston, Worcester County, MA, USA
1820
1820
Age 26
Hubbardston, Worcester County, MA, USA
1822
1822
Age 28
Hubbardston, Worcester County, MA, USA
1828
September 7, 1828
Age 35
Hubbardston, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States