About John Brown, Jr.
A Mariner, (1st mate of vessel, Massachusetts, 1748) m. Jan. 7, 1750/1 at Little Compton, R. I. to Mary Tomlin, dtr. of John & Mary (Smith) Tomlin. John(5), traditionally, died just prior to the birth of John(6) at Little Compton, R. I. One ref. states he died in the Indian wars.