John Brown

John Brown[1]

Male 1814 - 1841  (27 years)

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  • Name John Brown 
    Born 6 Jan 1814 
    Gender Male 
    Died 30 May 1841 
    Buried Moore County, NC at Sowell Family Cemetery #278 Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • 1834, Feb 3 -- Land Grant #2908, Moore County, NC
      John Brown served as a Chain Carrier on William Jones' 26 acre Land Grant located West of Buffalo Creek
    Person ID I15074  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 6 Nov 2013 

    Family Nancy Jones,   b. 1812,   d. Aft 1880  (Age > 69 years) 
    Children 
    +1. William Wesley Brown,   b. 29 Oct 1837,   d. 13 Mar 1906  (Age 68 years)
    Family ID F0687  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Moore County, NC at Sowell Family Cemetery #278 Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    1834 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2908 - William Jones
    1834 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #2908 - William Jones

    Headstones
    John Brown
    John Brown
    Husband of Nancy Jones
    John Brown (alternate view)
    John Brown (alternate view)

    Histories
    Moore County, NC Y-DNA Project
    Moore County, NC Y-DNA Project
    Results of DNA tests on the following families: Britt, Brown, Caddell, Cagle, Cockman, Furr, Horner, Hunsucker, Maness, McNeill, Melton, Moore, Morgan, Richardson, Ritter, Sanders, Stewart, Sullivan, Wallace, and Williams.

  • Sources 
    1. [S19] Moore County, NC FamilyTreeDNA Group Project [http://www.familytreedna.com/public/MooreCountyNC/].
      Mickey Brown, a descendant of John Brown [1814-1841], tested 67 markers. The belief has always been the John Brown was a likely grandson of Jesse Brown [1763 Chatham County, NC-c1831 Moore County, NC] and great-grandson to John Brown [d. 1776 Chatham County, NC]. To date, the only matches have come from Brown descendants who lived in Georgia in the early 1800's. Given that these matches are not exact, it is likely that the most recent common Brown ancestor was further back in time. More research and tests will be needed to determine ancestor of John Brown. Specific needs include confirmed Brown descendants of Jesse to see if they do in fact match Mickey's sample.

    2. [S1119] A Guide to Moore County Cemeteries, Anthony E. Parker, (1976, Moore County Historical Association, Southern Pines, NC).