Enoch S. Brown

Male 1817 -


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  • Name Enoch S. Brown 
    Born 1817 
    Gender Male 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    John Brown,   d. Bef Feb 1776, Chatham County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Great Grandfather) 
    Elizabeth,   b. 1796  (Mother) 
    Notes 
    • 1835, Feb 15 -- Land Grant #3012, Moore County, NC
      John Kennedy received 100 acres located on the waters of Little Creek adjoining his own line and Thomas Brown. Hiram Davidson and Enoch Brown were chain carriers.

      1840 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 187
      Enock S. Brown
      (20-30) 1M 1F
      (0-5) 1M

      1845, Oct 28 -- 1844-1847 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 230
      Ordered that Enoch S. Brown be appointed overseer of the road from Bear Creek to Williamson's and have the following hands to work: Parham K. Myrick, Hiram Williamson, Bailey Williamson, Lewis Williamson, Lewis Mainess (of John), John Kennedy (of Widow), Sparks Kennedy, Robert Mainess, James G. Hussey, James Comer, Tabitha Person's hands, William M. Johnson hands, Stephen Williams, Jeremiah Williams' hands, John Mainess (of John), William Kennedy, Henry Brown, John Garner (of James), Wyatte Williamson (of Buck), James C. Myrick, Benjamin P. Person and John Mainess' hands.

      1850 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 226
      Enoch S. Brown 32 M, Farmer, $200 Real Estate, Born in NC
      Eliza Brown 32 F, Born in NC
      Eli Brown 10 M, Born in NC
      Mary Brown 8 F, Born in NC
      Sarah A. Brown 3 F, Born in NC
      Martha J. Brown 3 F, Born in NC

      1850 -- Census, Slave Schedule, Moore County, NC
      Owner - Enoch S. Brown
      76 M, Black

      1860 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 214-B
      1870 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 596-B
      1880 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 202
    Person ID I09604  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 3 Aug 2022 

    DNA Tests  21 DNA tests are associated with Enoch S. Brown 

    Father William Brown,   b. 1793,   d. Bef Oct 1851  (Age 58 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth,   b. 1796 
    Family ID F3714  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Olive Elizabeth 'Eliza" Kennedy,   b. 1817 
    Children 
    +  1. Male Eli Brown,   b. 1840,   d. Jul 1910  (Age 70 years)
    Martha Sheffield  m. 16 Aug 1860
    +  2. Female Mary Elizabeth Brown,   b. 14 Jan 1841,   d. 28 Nov 1908  (Age 67 years)
    Jesse Williamson  (Age 73 years)
    +  3. Female Martha Jane Brown,   b. 1846
    Joseph Craven  m. 29 Apr 1861
       4. Female Sarah A. Brown,   b. 1847
    Last Modified 10 Aug 2015 
    Family ID F2851  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    1881 Orders and Decrees Book 2 Page 108/109, Moore County, NC - Thomas Brown et al v. Nathaniel Brown et al
    1881 Orders and Decrees Book 2 Page 108/109, Moore County, NC - Thomas Brown et al v. Nathaniel Brown et al
    Court case involving heirs of Jesse Brown Sr., dec'd. While the following court case doesn't expressly mention Jesse Brown and occurs roughly 50 years after his death - it appears to list a large number if not all of his living descendants.

    1881, Aug/Sep -- Order & Decrees, Moore County, NC Book 2, Page 108-109

    Probate Court, Moore County, NC
    Thomas Brown & others vs. Nathaniel Brown & others

    This cause coming on to be heard upon the Pet. of Plaintiff and affidavits filed and the same being heard by one the Court doth declare that the Pets. and Defendants in the Pet. in this case are tenants in common of nine hundred acres of land in said county on the waters of Bear & Cabin Creek specified in said Pet.

    That is to say Thomas Brown and Aaron Brown 1/18 part thereof

    E.S.Brown, Anabeth Kennedy, Deborah Maness and Edmond Brown 1/72 part each

    S.E. Mainess, L.A. Brown, Margaret Brown and Jane Brown (heirs Bailey) 1/288 each

    Heirs Noah Brown viz Missouri Brown & Enoch Brown 1/144 each

    Heirs of Henry Brown viz J.A. Brown, Martha A. Brown, B.C. Brown, W.R. Brown, L.O. Brown, Julia C. Brown, Dorcus M. Brown, Alexander Brown, M.C. Brown and Thomas Brown 1/720 each

    Heirs of John Brown viz Nancy Brown, Robert Brown, William Brown, Jesse Brown, P.S. Brown, Thomas Brown Jr. & Nathaniel Brown 1/63 each

    Heirs of Isah [Brown] [viz] Wm. Brown, Martha Brown, Telitha Brown, Malvina Gordon, Franey Burns, Angy Brown, Mary Brown, Anna Brown 1/72 each

    Heirs at law of Jesse Brown viz Temperance Smith, Dolly Smith, Nancy Graham, Isaac Brown, Elizabeth Britt 1/54 each

    Heirs of Mary Williamson viz Jesse Williamson, Kelly Williamson, Hiram Williamson, 1/270 each

    Heirs of Isaac Williamson viz Isabella Craven, M. Williamson, Calvin Williamson 1/810

    Heirs of Margaret Williams viz John Williams & Wright Williams 1/540 each

    Heir of Nancy Owen viz Mary Smith 1/9 part of said land

    The Court doth further declare that actual partition of said land cannot possibly be made without inquiry to the parties interested. It is therefore ordered adjudged and decreed that the clerk of court A.H. McNeill after thirty days advertisement in the Moore Index a newspaper published in the Town of Carthage and at three public place in said county and at the Court House door in the Town of Carthage proceed to sell said land to the highest bidder in the Town of Carthage at public auction on the following terms viz one half cash and the balance on a credit of six months both bond and approved security and report to this court without delay.

    A.H. McNeill, CoC & Judge of Probate
    [no date given but case before and after were dated August 27, 1881 and September 7, 1881]

    Histories
    1847 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 9
    1847 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 9
    Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.
    1849 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 9
    1849 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 9
    Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.
    Moore County, NC DNA Project
    Moore County, NC DNA Project
    DNA Results and Analysis for Moore County families including Allen, Barrett, Bean, Brewer, Britt, Brown, Burns, Caddell, Cagle, Carpenter, Caviness, Chriscoe, Cockman, Cole, Comer, Davis, Deaton, Dunn, Furr, Garner, Hancock, Hardin, Hare, Horner, Hunsucker, Hussey, Jackson, Kennedy, Key, Kidd, Lawrence, Maness, McIntosh, McNeill, Melton, Monroe, Moore, Morgan, Muse, Nall, Phillips, Richardson, Riddle, Ritter, Sanders, Seawell, Sheffield, Smith, Stewart, Stutts, Sullivan, Wallace, Welch, Williams, Williamson and Wright