Henry Brown

1773–21 December 1834 (Age 61)
Hawke, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Henry

When Henry Brown was born in 1773, his father, Joseph Brown Sr., was 40 and his mother, Elizabeth Sawyer, was 35. He married Lovey Ladd on 15 March 1804, in Andover, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 21 December 1834, in Bridgewater, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

Henry Brown
1773–1834
Lovey Ladd
1777–1866
Marriage: 15 March 1804
James Brown
1805–1898
Hannah Brown
1807–1862
child Brown
1810–1818
Neal Brown
1810–
Mary Potter Brown
1816–1892
Eliza Potter Brown
1816–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 March 1804
Andover, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 3

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 3

New Hampshire is 9th state.
1791

Age 18

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and Irish: generally a nickname referring to the color of the hair or complexion, Middle English br(o)un, from Old English brūn or Old French brun. This word is occasionally found in Old English and Old Norse as a personal name or byname. Brun- was also a Germanic name-forming element. Some instances of Old English Brūn as a personal name may therefore be short forms of compound names such as Brūngar, Brūnwine, etc. As a Scottish and Irish name, it sometimes represents a translation of Gaelic Donn. As an American family name, it has absorbed numerous surnames from other languages with the same meaning.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Henry Brown in entry for Mary P Spencer, "New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947"
  • Henry Brown in entry for James Brown, "New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947"
  • Henry Brown, "New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947"

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