John Brown

Male Abt 1591 - 1662


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  • Name  John Brown  [1
    Born  Abt 1591  England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Will  07 Apr 1662  Rehoboth, Bristol Co, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • Mr. John Brown Senr of Rehoboth. To dau. Mary, wife of Thomas Willet. To grand child Martha, wife of John Saffin. To grand child John Brown, the house his father died in, 700 acres in the Narranganset country, 350 of which is on Great Neck. To grand children Joseph and Nathaniel Brown, 500 acres in the same place. To grand children Lydia and Hannah Brown, the same quantity, their uncle James to dispose of it.

      His son James and wife Dorothy, executors.

      Witnesses: John Allin, Richd Bullock, Sampson Mason

      Inventory (655. 1. 2.) by Stephen Paine, Thomas Cooper, Peter Hunt
    Died  10 Apr 1662  Rehoboth, Bristol Co, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Probate  03 Oct 1662  [2
    Notes 
    • John Brown (father of James) was long one of the Assistants at Plymouth Colony; a Commissioner of the United Colonies; and a large proprietor of Wannamoiset, an Indian Country bordering on the Southwesterly part of ancient Rehoboth, and now consistuting the Northwesterly part of Barrington and Swansey. Before the incorporation of Swansey, Wannamoiset was regarded as a part of Rehoboth, and John Brown, with his son-in-law, Thomas Willet, resided there.
    Person ID  I42388  Bryant
    Last Modified  24 Apr 2005 

    Family  Dorothy,   b. 1580,   d. 27 Jan 1673/74, Swansea, Bristol Co, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1616  England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Mary Brown,   b. Est 1616, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Jan 1669/70
     2. John Brown,   b. 1621, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 07 Apr 1662, Rehoboth, Bristol Co, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. James Brown,   b. Abt 1623, Rockwell, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1710, Swansea, Bristol Co, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F2936  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1591 - England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt 1616 - England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - 07 Apr 1662 - Rehoboth, Bristol Co, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Apr 1662 - Rehoboth, Bristol Co, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S312] The Great Migration, Anderson, Robert Charles & George F. Sanborn, Melinde Lutz Sanborn, (New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts, 1999), p. 426.

    2. [S312] The Great Migration, Anderson, Robert Charles & George F. Sanborn, Melinde Lutz Sanborn, (New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts, 1999), p. 421-429.

    3. [S13] NEHGR, NEHGR, (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society), 6:94.

    4. [S60] MASS, Vital Rec., Rehoboth: 804.


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