Family of Owen Brown

OWEN BROWN born February 16, 1771 in West Simsbury (now Canton Center) Connecticut (Simsbury Vital Records, TM4, p. 277); died May 8, 1856 in Hudson, Summit County, Ohio and is buried in the Old Hudson Township Burying Ground;
 
married (1) Ruth Mills in February 1793; she was born January 26, 1772, the daughter of Gideon Mills Jr. & Ruth Humphrey Mills; she died December 10, 1808 in Hudson, Ohio and is buried in the Old Hudson Township Burying Ground;
 
he married (2) Sarah (Sally) Root on November 8, 1809 in Hudson, Ohio; she was born February 1, 1789 and died Aug. 11, 1840 in Hudson, Ohio, buried in the Old Hudson Township Burying Ground;
he married (3) Lucy Drake Hinsdale, widow of Hermon Hinsdale, in April of 1841; she was born April 18, 1796 in Torrington, Connecticut and died Sept. 17, 1876 in Hudson. She is buried in Markillie Cemetery, Hudson.
 
Children of Owen & Ruth:

  1. Salmon Brown born June 29, 1794 in Canton Center, Connecticut and died February 18, 1796 in Norfolk, Connecticut.
  2. infant son, unnamed, died at birth, 1796.
  3. Anna Ruth Brown born Norfolk, Connecticut July 5, 1798 and died June 12, 1838; married Hiram King
  4. JOHN BROWN born West Torrington, Connecticut May 9, 1800 (Torrington Vital Records Vol. 1, p. 17); died Charles Town, Jefferson County, Virginia (now West Virginia) December 2, 1859; married (1) Dianthe Lusk; married (2) Mary Ann Day;
  5. Salmon Brown born West Torrington, Connecticut April 30, 1802 (Torrington Vital Records, v. 1, p. 17); died at Thibodeau, Latourche Parish, Louisiana September 6, 1833; No Issue.
  6. Oliver Owen Brown born Oct. 26, 1804 (Torrington Vital Records, v.1, p. 17 say Oct. 20) in West Torrington, Connecticut; died September 20, 1858 at Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio; married (1) Mary Bassett July 21, 1826 in Hudson; married (2) Grace Sarah Bassett 1833;
  7. Frederick Brown born Hudson, Ohio February 13, 1807; died July 15, 1877 at Reedsburg, Sauk County, Wisconsin; married Juliette Merriam November 3, 1825.
  8. [Sally] Brown; died a few hours after birth in Hudson, Ohio December 9, 1808

 
Children of Owen & Sally:

  1. Sally Marion Brown born April 19, 1811 in Hudson, Ohio; died July 29, 1894 in Wellington, Lorain County, Ohio; married Titus S. Hand October 3, 1832 in Hudson
  2. Watson Hugh Brown born July 22, 1813 in Hudson, Ohio; died Jan. 29, 1832 in Hudson; buried Old Hudson Township Burying Ground; No Issue.
  3. Florella Brown born Hudson, Ohio May 19, 1816; died February 6, 1865 in Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas; married Samuel L. Adair November 24, 1841 in Hudson, Ohio; for a detailed biography see Gerald McFarland’s A Scattered People: An American Family Moves West
  4. Jeremiah Root Brown born Hudson, Ohio November 7, 1819; died Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California February 22, 1874; married Abi Cornelia Hinsdale February 7, 1840 in Hudson, Ohio.
  5. Edward Brown born Hudson, Ohio July 5, 1823; died March 23, 1883 in Duke, Pennsylvania ; married Samantha Perkins March 15, 1850.
  6. Martha Brown born Hudson, Ohio Sept. 21, 1825; died September 18, 1826 in Hudson.
  7. Lucien Brown born September 18, 1829 in Hudson; died in Hudson December 1, 1847; No Issue.
  8. Martha Lucretia Brown born Hudson, Ohio June 18, 1832; died Bendon, Michigan June 28, 1910; married Stephen Calendar Davis on January 20, 1853.

 
In addition, Owen Brown adopted Levi Blakeslee, born 1796 in Hartland, Connecticut; he died Nov. 27, 1864 in Wadsworth, Medina County, Ohio; he married (1) Abigail Patchen and (2) Julia A. Ostrander.