Tuesday, September 8, 2009

Thomas Browne 1666-1747 Mary Ayer 1664-1748

Thomas Browne
Born 27 May 1666 Barking, Essex, England
Parents: George Browne (no mother listed)
Occupation:  Shoemaker
Immigrant from England the winter of 1700-1701
Married Mary Ayer 17 Jul 1694 Plaistow, Essex, England
Died 17 Jul 1694 Plainstow, Essex, England
Sources
Book:  History of Bucks County Vol 1 by William Watts Harts Davis pages 380-381
http://www.werelate.org/wiki/Family:Thomas_Browne_and_Mary_Eyre_(1)
Mary Ayer (Eyre)
Born 17 May 1664 of Lincoln, England
Parents: Alexander Ayer (no mother listed)
Died 15 Apr 1748 Plumstead, Bucks, Pennsylvania
Sources
Book: History of Bucks County Vol 1 by William Watts Harts Davis  pages 380-381
http://www.werelate.org/wiki/Family:Thomas_Browne_and_Mary_Eyre_(1)

CHILDREN

George Browne
Born 3 Jun 1695 Barking, Essex, England
Married Sarah Shaw 17 Mar 1722 Middletown, Bucks, Pennsylvania
Children:  Joan, John, Jonathan, Susannah, Benjamin, Mary
Died 5 Mar 1748 Bucks, Pennsylvania
Source
Birth: England and Wales Non-Conformist Record Index (RG4-8)
Book: History of Bucks County Vol 1 by William Watts Harts Davis pages 381
Thomas Browne
Born 1 Nov 1696 Barking, Essex, England
Occupation:  Minister for Society of Friends (Quakers)
Married 1) Elizabeth Dawson 29 May 1721 Pennsylvania
Note:  his intent to marry Elizabeth was first ever made in the Buckingham meeting for the Society of Friends
Children:  Ann, Matthew, Hannah, Moses, Elizabeth
2) Magdalene Jones
Died 22 Jun 1757
Sources
Birth: England and Wales Non-Conformist Record Index (RG4-8)
Book: History of Bucks County Vol 1 by William Watts Harts Davis pages 380-381
Mary Browne
Born 31 Jan 1698 Barking, Essex, England
Married James Shaw 24 Sep 1718 Barking, Essex, England
Died 9 Jun 1764 Plumstead, Bucks, Pennsylvania
Sources
Book: History of Bucks County Vol 1 by William Watts Harts Davis pages 381-382
John Browne
Born 2 Dec 1699 Barking, Essex, England
Died 12 Aug 1727 Pennsylvania
Note:  John left a will, naming sisters and several of his nieces and nephews
Sources
Book: History of Bucks County Vol 1 by William Watts Harts Davis pages 381
Ann Browne
Born 20 May 1701 Barking, Essex, England
Note:  her name is spelled Anne in the record
Died 7 Jan 1791
Note:  Other sources claim she died as a child
Sources
Birth: England and Wales Non-Conformist Record Index (RG4-8)
Book: History of Bucks County Vol 1 by William Watts Harts Davis pages 381
1779 Tax roll for Plumstead, owning 1 acre and 1 cow
Alexander Browne
Born 11 Nov 1702 Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Married Esther Dyer 3 Oct 1735 Bucks, Pennsylvania
Children: Elizabeth, Josiah, Esther, Thomas, Mary, John, Martha, Mary, Jonathan, Thomas, James
Died 2 Nov 1782 Plumstead, Bucks, Pennsylvania
Buried 3 Nov 1782 Plumstead, Bucks, Pennsylvania
Sources
Book: History of Bucks County Vol 1 by William Watts Harts Davis pages 381
1779 Tax roll for Plumstead, owning 127 acres
Elizabeth Browne
Born 13 Apr 1705 Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Married Thomas Robinson 20 May 1726 Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Died 19 Apr 1727
Sources
Book: History of Bucks County Vol 1 by William Watts Harts Davis pages 381
*Joseph Browne
Born 10 Dec 1707 Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Married Ann Dawson 23 Mar 1729 Buckingham, Bucks, Pennsylvania
Children: Abraham, Isaac, Ann, Dawson, Leah, Elizabeth, Joseph
Died 26 Feb 1748 Plumstead, Bucks, Pennsylvania
Sources
Book: History of Bucks County Vol 1 by William Watts Harts Davis pages 381
http://files.usgwarchives.net/pa/bucks/wills/willabstbk2.txtBROWN,  states that he had a will:  Joseph. Plumstead Twp. May 16, 1748 Vol 2 page 107
http://www.werelate.org/wiki/Family:Thomas_Browne_and_Mary_Eyre_(1)
Esther Browne
Born 23 Feb 1709 Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Married Joseph Dyer 25 Feb 1728 Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Died 8 Apr 1784 Plumstead, Bucks, Pennsylvania
Buried 11 Apr 1784 Plumstead, Bucks, Pennsylvania
Sources
Book: History of Bucks County Vol 1 by William Watts Harts Davis pages 380-381

2 comments:

  1. I found his mother to be Mercy Wright but ends with her on the maternal side.

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