When Mary Jane Browning was born on 22 February 1844, in Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States, her father, George Willis Browning, was 27 and her mother, Elizabeth Landis, was 22. She married William David Moore on 21 November 1864, in Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in District 1, Spencer, Kentucky, United States in 1860 and Summer's Magisterial District, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States in 1880. She died on 1 December 1901, in Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Bremen, Logan, Kentucky, United States.
English (southern): from the Middle English personal name Brouning (Old English Brūning), a derivative of the byname Brūn (see Brown ).
History: This name was brought independently to North America from England by numerous different bearers from the 17th century onward. William Browning was one of the free planters who assented to the ‘Fundamental Agreement’ of the New Haven Colony on June 4, 1639.
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