John G. Brown

about 1815–
Illinois, United States

The Life of John G.

John G. Brown was born about 1815, in Illinois, United States. He married Marinda Parker on 2 July 1838, in Clark, Illinois, United States.

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John G. Brown
1815–
Melinda Parker
Marriage: 12 July 1838

Spouse and Children

    Male1815–Male

    Melinda Parker

    FemaleFemale

MARRIAGE
12 July 1838
Clark,Illinois

World Events (8)

1818

Age 3

Illinois is the 21st state.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 4

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. 
1846

Age 31

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.

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Sources (3)

  • John G Brown, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
  • John G Brown, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
  • John G. Brown, "Illinois Marriages, 1815-1935"

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