Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Thomas Browne

Male 1760 - 1844  (83 years)


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  • Name Thomas Browne 
    Born 7 Sep 1760  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aug 1844  Preston County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I39443  Tree1
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2022 

    Father William Browne,   b. 1727, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1807, Prince William County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Seale,   b. 25 Feb 1724, St. Paul's Parish, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1783, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 25 May 1757  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2981  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anna Ash,   b. 1763, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1806, Preston County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married 20 Oct 1785  Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F24830  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Contributed by: James Hughes

      Note:
      (Dated January 8th 1807, Will Book I, p. 819, Prince William County, Virginia, Records).
      "In the name of God Amen.
      I William Brown of Prince William County being sick tho' of sound memory do make and ordain this my last will and Testament.
      First it is my will and desire that after all my just debts and funeral expenses are paid, it is my will and desire that my executors pay to Anne Evans twenty five pounds, it being a sum due her for her services.
      Item. I give to my son John Brown all that tract of land in said County of Prince William lying in Terrapin Forest containing 480 Acres be the same more or less, I give the same to the said John Brown and his heirs forever.
      Item. I give to my son Thomas Brown the land where I now live containing 196 Acres be the same more or less. I give the same to my said son Thomas Brown and his heirs forever; having given to my Daughter Mary Anne Tibbs two Negroes named Sarah and Stepny, one horse and a Feather Bed and Furniture and shall not give her anything more.
      Item. It is my will and desire that the remainder of my Estate of every kind whatever consisting of one thousand acres of land in the State of Kentucky, Fourteen slaves and their increase stocks of every kind, household and kitchen furniture, plantation utensils, money, debts due me and everything else to me belonging which I have a right to, be equally divided amongst my three children to wit, my son John Brown, my son Thomas Brown, and my daughter Lydda Burn, and each child's part I give to him or her and him and her heirs forever.
      I constitute and appoing my two sons John Brown and Thomas Brown and my son-in-law Uriah Burn my executors of this my last will and Testament.
      In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and affixed my seal this eighth day of January 1807. HIS WILLIAM W BROWN. MARK

      Declared before
      FRANCIS MONTGOMERY
      GRIFFIN MATTHEWS
      RICHARD MARSHALL
      JOHN FERGUSON

      This last will and Testament of William Brown dec'd was presented to the court, Feb. 2, 1807, by Uriah Byrne on of the Executors."

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