Sunday, March 6, 2011

John Brown 1785-1864

John Brown
son of
b.Jul. 1, 1785 
d.Feb. 14, 1864
Parents - Daniel & Rachel (Brands) Brown
Married on March 6 1809
(1) Elizabeth Linnaberry 
daughter of
b.1785 
 d.Sep. 9, 1849
(2) Catherine Hall

daughter of
b.1785 
 d.Sep. 9, 1849





New Jersey Marriages, 1684-1895
Name:John Brown
Spouse:Elizabeth Lynaberry
Marriage Date:6 Mar 1809
County:Sussex
State:NJ
Original data: Sussex County, New Jersey Marriages, 1788-1850. County court records located in Newton, New Jersey or Family History Library microfilm #1294801-1294803. 

1830 Census
Name: John Brown
Home in 1830:Mifflin, Columbia, Pennsylvania
Free White Persons - Males - Under 5:2 (b 1825 - 1830  - James & John)
Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14:1 (b 1816-1820 - George)
Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29:2 (b 1801-1810 )
Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14:1
Free White Persons - Females - 15 thru 19:1
Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29:1
Free White Persons - Under 20:5
Free White Persons - 20 thru 49:3
Total Free White Persons:8
Total - All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored):8
(numbers do not add up..  5 boys under 20, 3 girls under 20 - girls not counted)

1850 Census
Name: John Brown
Age: 64
 Estimated Birth Year:abt 1786
Birth Place:New Jersey
Gender: Male 
Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Mifflin, Columbia, Pennsylvania
Family Number:62
Household Members: Name Age
John Brown 64
Margaret Brown 19

Research:

Children of John & Elizabeth
Sarah Sallie Brown 1809 – 1882 (John & Rachel married in March 1809, so unlikely?)

Daniel Brown 1811 – 1854 (not listed in book, see below)
Rachel Brown 1814 – 1890  (Married Jacob Yohe)

George Brown 1816 – 1880
Dorothy Brown 1818 – 1869
David Brown 1822 – 1903
Mary Ann Brown 1824 – 1853 (Married John Yohe, brother to Jacob)
Jerusha Brown 1825 –
James Brown 1826 – 1894
John Brown 1829 – 1844 (buried near parents, listed as S/O)
Margaret Brown 1832 – 1898
 (Margaret, buried near her patens,  married Gideon Nuss, see tombstone below.  Uncle in 1854 Orphans court records for Daniel, Margarets older brother, is listed as Charles Nuss  - not sure how Charles is related yet)
Margaret E <i>Brown</i> Nuss

Rachel married Jacob Yohe, Jacob is named in the 1854 orphans court record as guardian for Daniels Children.

Look for John & Elizabeth's Tombstone here - 

Mifflinville Cemetery 
Mifflinville Columbia County Pennsylvania, USA
(birth and death dates are from the Mifflinville Cemetery records)

The book, The Descendents of James Brown, lists different children from this marriage, and does not include Daniel - http://openlibrary.org/books/OL6662876M  
1830 census shows 5 boys under the age of 29, not the 4 listed here. 

JOHN BROWN, son of Daniel and Rachel Brands Brown. 

John Brown was born in Sussex, now Warren County, New Jersey.  He emigrated to Mifflin Township, Columbia County, Pa. He married Miss Elizabeth Linneberry. 

The children of John and Elizabeth Linneberry Brown are: 

Jerusha, who married Mr. Rough. They lived at Nescopeek, Pa

Mary Ann, who married John Yohe. 

Dorothy, who married William Aten. 

Rachel married Jacob Yohe. 

Margaret married Gideon Nuss. One son, John, lives at Nescopeck, Pa. 

James, who lived at Nescopeck, Pa. 

David. 

George married Miss Sarah Creasy. 

John. 

After the death of his wife Elizabeth, Mr. Brown married Miss Catherine Hall. There were no children from this second marriage. 

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