K. L. Brown

about 1814–
Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States

The Life of K. L.

When K. L. Brown was born about 1814, in Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States, his father, Capt Breed Brown, was 30 and his mother, Ada Kinney, was 26. He married Mary Louise Burdick about 1839, in Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Family Time Line

K. L. Brown
1814–
Mary Louise Burdick
1820–1851
Marriage: about 1839
Amos Prentice Brown
1849–1916

Spouse and Children

    Male1814–Male

    Mary Louise Burdick

    Female1820–1851Female

MARRIAGE
about 1839
Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States
children

(1)

    Amos Prentice Brown

    Male1849–1916Male

Parents and Siblings

    Male1784–1875Male

    Ada Kinney

    Female1788–1845Female

siblings

(5)

    Male1814–Male

    Male1817–1817Male

    Eunice Brown

    Female1817–1817Female

    Female1818–1900Female

    Happy Lawton Brown

    Female1820–1903Female

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 5

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1829 · Farmington Canal Opened

Age 15

Farmington Canal spans 2,476 acres, starting from New Haven, Connecticut, and on to Northampton, Massachusetts. The groundbreaking for the canal was in 1825 and opened in 1829.
1846

Age 32

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

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 (2)

  • Lott Kimball Brown, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"
  • Lot K. Brown in entry for Amos P Brown, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"

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