Mary Brawn

about 1777–
Shenstone, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

Mary Brawn was born about 1777, in Shenstone, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom. She married William Moss on 2 November 1809, in Shenstone, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

William Moss
1777–1851
Mary Brawn
1777–
Marriage: 2 November 1809
John Brawn Moss
1811–1871
Jane Moss
1815–1851

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 November 1809
Shenstone, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(2)

    John Brawn Moss

    Male1811–1871Male

    Jane Moss

    Female1815–1851Female

World Events (7)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 24

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 31

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 38

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

1 English: perhaps, as Reaney suggests, a variant of Brand .2 Possibly a respelling of German Braun .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary Moss in entry for Jane Moss, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"
  • Mary Moss in entry for Jane Moss, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"
  • Sarah Moss in entry for John Brawn Moss, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"

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