When Joseph Brace was born on 31 January 1742, in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, his father, Captain Henry Brace, was 29 and his mother, Elizabeth Cadwell, was 28. He married Jemima Williams in 1761, in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 21 August 1812, in Victor, Victor, Ontario, New York, United States, at the age of 70.
English (of Norman origin): nickname from Old French braz, brace, brase ‘arm’, probably used of someone with a strong arm or with a deformity of the arm.
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