Reuben Brownell

1787–1853 (Age 66)
Pittstown, Rensselaer, New York, United States

The Life of Reuben

When Reuben Brownell was born about 1787, in Pittstown, Rensselaer, New York, United States, his father, David Brownell, was 19 and his mother, Rhoda Brownell, was 26. He married Alice Sherman after 1800, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He died about 1853, in Pittsford, Pittsford, Monroe, New York, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Pittsford, Pittsford, Monroe, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Reuben Brownell
1787–1853
Alice Sherman
1775–1863
Marriage: after 1800
Reuben Brownell
1805–
Levi Brownell
1805–1874
Sherman Brownell
1813–1880
John Brownell
1819–1850
Mary Brownell
1807–1830
Reuben C. Brownell
1808–1870
Nancy Brownell
1811–1855
Clinton David Brownell
1811–1882
Prudence Brownell
1814–1881

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
after 1800
New York, United States
children

(9)

    Reuben Brownell

    Male1805–Male

    Levi Brownell

    Male1805–1874Male

    Female1807–1830Female

    Reuben C. Brownell

    Male1808–1870Male

    Nancy Brownell

    Female1811–1855Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Elijah Brownell

    Male1783–1859Male

    Peckham Brownell

    Male1786–1842Male

    Male1787–1853Male

    David Brownell

    Male1790–Male

    Martha Brownell

    Female1793–Female

+4 More Children

World Events (7)

1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 0

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
1791 · Founded

Age 4

Rensselaer County was organized from Albany County in 1791.
1808

Age 21

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places called Brownell, for example in Yorkshire, Cheshire, and Staffordshire, from Old English brūn ‘brown’ + hyll ‘hill’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Reuben Brownell, "United States Census, 1830" Pittstown, Rensselaer, New York
  • Rueben Brownell, "United States Census, 1840" Pittstown, Rensselaer, New York
  • Reuben Brownell, "United States Census, 1850" Pittstown, Rensselaer, New York

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