On Tuesday, September 22 at 7 p.m. the Hudson Library & Historical Society will host a live virtual streaming event with historian and author Richard Striner, who will discuss his book, Summoned to Glory: The Audacious Life of Abraham Lincoln. In the book, Striner sheds significant new light on Abraham Lincoln, one of the most studied figures in American history.
John Brown of Harper’s Ferry
Born in West Torrington, Litchfield County, Connecticut May 9, 1800; died December 2, 1859 in Charles Town, Jefferson County, Virginia (West Virginia); buried North Elba, Essex County, New York.
John married (1) Dianthe Lusk June 21, 1820 in Hudson, Portage County (now Summit), Ohio. Dianthe was born January 12, 1801 in Hudson, Ohio and died August 10, 1832 in New Richmond, Crawford County, Pennsylvania.
John married (2) Mary Ann Day on July 11, 1833. She was born April 15, 1816 in Granville, Washington County, New York and died February 29, 1884 in Saratoga, Santa Clara County, California.
Children of John and Dianthe:
Children of John and Mary Ann: