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Dianthe Brown (Lusk)

Birthdate: (31)
Birthplace: West Simsbury Hartford Co CT
Death: August 10, 1832 (31)
New Richmond, Crawford, Pennsylvania, USA
Place of Burial: New Richmond, Crawford, Pennsylvania, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Amos Lusk and Mary Adams
Wife of John Brown (Abolitionist)
Mother of John Brown, Jr.; Ruth Thompson; Frederick Brown; Jason Brown; Owen Brown and 2 others

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About Dianthe Brown

Dianthe Lusk Brown was the first wife of abolitionist John Brown. They married on June 21, 1820 in Hudson, Ohio. She and Brown had seven children together before she died in childbirth in 1832. She and her infant son are buried together on the property of John Brown's Tannery in New Richmond, PA (South of Route 77, near John Brown Road). There are no known photos of Dianthe.

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Dianthe Brown's Timeline

January 12, 1801
West Simsbury Hartford Co CT
July 25, 1821
Age 20
Hudson, Ohio
January 19, 1823
Age 22
Hudson, Ohio
November 4, 1824
Age 23
Hudson, Ohio
January 9, 1827
Age 25
Richmond, Pennsylvania
February 18, 1829
Age 28
Richmond, Pennsylvania, USA
December 31, 1830
Age 29
Richmond, Pennsylvania
August 7, 1832
Age 31
Richmond, Pennsylvania
August 10, 1832
Age 31
New Richmond, Crawford, Pennsylvania, USA