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James Brown, Captain

James Brown, Captain

Male 1698 - 1739  (41 years)

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  • Name James Brown 
    Suffix Captain 
    Born 22 Mar 1698  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Apr 1739  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I18264  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 4 Nov 2007 

    Father James Brown, Elder, Reverend,   b. 1666, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1732, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Mary Harris,   b. 17 Dec 1671,   d. 18 Aug 1736  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 17 Dec 1691 
    Family ID F3672  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hope Power,   b. 4 Jan 1701/1702,   d. 8 Jun 1792  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 21 Dec 1722  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James Brown,   b. 12 Feb 1724, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1750, , York, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
    +2. Nicholas Brown,   b. 28 Jul 1729, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1791  (Age 61 years)
    +3. Mary Brown,   b. 1731, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1795  (Age 64 years)
     4. Joseph Brown,   b. 3 Dec 1733, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1785  (Age 52 years)
    +5. John Brown,   b. 26 Jan 1736, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1803  (Age 67 years)
     6. Moses Brown,   b. 12 Sep 1738, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Sep 1836, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F6304  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Mar 1698 - Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Dec 1722 - Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Apr 1739 - Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: Genealogies of Rhode Island Families from Rhode Island Periodicals (Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. Co., 1983), 2:42.

      !SOURCE: John Osborne Austin, Ancestry of Thirty-Three Rhode Islanders (Born in the Eighteenth Century) (Albany, N.Y.: Joel Munsell's Sons, 1889), p. 13.

      !SOURCE: "John Brown of Providence, RI: He Opposed the British Flag and Was Captured in 1774. (Some Extracts from the Memoirs of Elkanah Watson)," Brown Family Genealogical Society, Vol. 25, Issue 2 (December 1996), p. 17-18. Gives death 26 Apr 1739. (Previous sources give 27 Apr 1739.)

      !SOURCE: Gaspee Virtual Archives, http://www.gaspee.org/JosephBrown.htm, 6 Aug 2002. Gives death 26 Apr 1739.

      !SOURCE: Abby Isabel Brown Bulkley, The Chad Browne Memorial, Consisting of Genealogical Memoirs of a Portion of the Descendants of Chad and Elizabeth Browne (Brooklyn, N.Y., 1888), p. 16.


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