Jesse Brown Family

Jesse Brown was born in about 1788 in Surry County, North Carolina where he lived until his death in September 1834. He married Elizabeth (Betty) Marsh, daughter of Minor Marsh, Sr. and his wife Anne Johnson. Elizabeth was born in about 1790, also in Surry County. Elizabeth died after 1850, she was 60 years of age.

First Generation

Children of Jesse Brown and Elizabeth (Betty) Marsh
Lucretia Brown (abt. 1812) m. William Marsh (?-1840) (who are his parents?)
Heneritta (Hettie) Brown (abt. 1814-1835) m. Minor Marsh, Jr.
Mary (Polly) Brown (abt. 1816) m. Minor Marsh, Jr.
John Brown (1817-1893) m. Mary (Polly) Bowles (1815-1883)
Sarah (Sally) Brown (abt. 1820)
Jane (Jennie) Brown (abt. 1822)
Hardin Brown (abt. 1825)
Margaret (Peggy) Brown (abt. 1827-1864) m. William Jiles (Bill) Poindexter (1837-1923),
s/o Alexander Poindexter and Sarah P. Douglas
Winifred (Winnie) Brown (abt. 1830)
Benjamin (Bennie) Brown (abt. 1832)

Second Generation

Children of John Brown and Mary (Polly) Bowles
Almeda Brown (1844-1859)
Delitha Brown (1846-1910) m. Alexander Stanley (1851-1914)
Lucretia Brown (1848-1939) m. Andrew Jackson Doss (1848-1933), s/o William Doss, Jr. and Sabra Wood
Elizabeth (Ellen) Brown (1851) m. James H. Pedigo
Rev. Wesley Hardin Brown (1855-1879) m. Surphina Isabella Lewis (1862-1892),
d/o William T. Lewis and Mary A. Marion
Jesse William Brown (1857-1862)


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