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James Brown

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Death: Died in Georgetown, Vermilion, IL, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of William Brown and Mary Brown
Husband of Elizabeth Brown
Father of <private> Hendershot (Brown); <private> Brown; Mathew Brown; <private> Brown; <private> Brown and 1 other
Brother of John Brown, Sr.

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Immediate Family

About James Brown

James BROWN

BORN: ABT 1773 in PA

DIED: 28 Sep 1852 in Georgetown, Vermilion Co., IL

OCCUPATION: Farmer

BURIAL: Georgetown, Vermilion Co., IL

NUMBER OF MARRIAGES: 1

MARRIED TO: Elizabeth YOHO 26 Mar 1801 in OH

NUMBER OF CHILDREN: 6

1: Nancy Brown Hendershot ABT 1802 in OH

2: Mary "Molly" Brown Henthorn b. ABT 1804 in OH m. 3 Nov 1820 Nathan G. Henthorn

3: MATHEW BROWN b. ABT 1807 in OH m. 4 Aug 1831 in Vermilion Co, IL Mary Brazelton d. ABT 1882 in TX

4: Catherine Brown

5: Elizabeth Brown

6: Sarah Brown

NOTES:

1: Son Matthew returned from TX. to help settle his father's estate.

2: Daughter Nancy was already deceased at the time of father's death.

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U.S. Census Reconstructed Records, 1660-1820 about James Brown

Name: James Brown

Gender: M (Male)

State: Ohio

Locality: Territory North West of Ohio River

Residence Year: 1800

Household Remarks: Petition, 1 Feb 1798, to Congress from inhabitants of the Scioto seeking a grant of land on the Scioto River beginning at the mouth of Paint Creek.

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Family Data Collection - Marriages about Elizabeth Yoho

Name: Elizabeth Yoho

Spouse: James Brown

Marriage Date (Day, Month, Year): 26 Mar 1801

City: Jefferson

State: OH

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Ohio Census, 1790-1890 about James Brown

Name: James Brown

State: OH

County: Jefferson County

Township: Shortcreek Township

Year: 1807

Record Type: Tax list

Page: 021

Database: OH Early Census Index

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War of 1812 Service Records about James Brown

Name: James Brown

Company: ADAMS' REG'T (1812), OHIO MILITIA.

Rank - Induction: 1 SERGEANT

Rank - Discharge: 1 SERGEANT

Roll Box: 27

Roll Exct: 602

http://www.ohiogenealogyexpress.com/military/1812-a.html

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U.S. General Land Office Records, 1796-1907

about James Brown

Name: James Brown

Issue Date: 16 Sep 1831

State of Record: Illinois

Acres: 80

Accession Number: IL0380__.232

Metes and Bounds: No

Land Office: Palestine

Canceled: No

US Reservations: No

Mineral Reservations: No

Authority: April 24, 1820: Sale-Cash Entry (3 Stat. 566)

Document Number: 2722

Legal Land Description: Section Twp Range Meridian Counties

36 18-N 11-W 2nd PM Vermilion

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U.S. General Land Office Records, 1796-1907

about James Brown

Name: James Brown

Issue Date: 10 Oct 1833

State of Record: Illinois

Acres: 80

Accession Number: IL0620__.020

Metes and Bounds: No

Land Office: Danville

Canceled: No

US Reservations: No

Mineral Reservations: No

Authority: April 24, 1820: Sale-Cash Entry (3 Stat. 566)

Document Number: 20

Legal Land Description: Section Twp Range Meridian Counties

36 18-N 11-W 2nd PM Vermilion

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U.S. General Land Office Records, 1796-1907

about James Brown

Name: James Brown

Issue Date: 10 Oct 1833

State of Record: Illinois

Acres: 80

Accession Number: IL0620__.021

Metes and Bounds: No

Land Office: Danville

Canceled: No

US Reservations: No

Mineral Reservations: No

Authority: April 24, 1820: Sale-Cash Entry (3 Stat. 566)

Document Number: 21

Legal Land Description: Section Twp Range Meridian Counties

25 18-N 11-W 2nd PM Vermilion

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1840 United States Federal Census about James Brown

Name: James Brown (On same page as son Mathew Brown)

County: Vermilion

State: Illinois

Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 1

Free White Persons - Males - 60 thru 69: 1

Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9: 1

Free White Persons - Females - 50 thru 59: 1

Total - All Persons (Free White, Free Colored, Slaves): 4

Persons Employed in Agriculture: 1

No. White Persons over 20 Who Cannot Read and Write: 1

Free White Persons - Under 20: 2

Total Free White Persons: 4

Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 4

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1850 United States Federal Census about James Brown

Name: James Brown

Age: 78

Estimated birth year: abt 1772

Birth Place: Pennsylvania

Gender: Male

Home in 1850 (City,County,State): District 21, Vermilion, Illinois

Family Number: 316

Household Members: Name Age

James Brown 78

Elizth Brown 66

Susanna Henthorn 18 (Granddaughter)

Cathne Brown 9

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James Brown's Timeline

1773
1773
Pennsylvania
1801
March 26, 1801
Age 28
Jefferson, OH, USA
1807
1807
Age 34
OH, USA
1852
September 28, 1852
Age 79
Georgetown, Vermilion, IL, USA