Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Dixon Browne

Male Bef 1723 - 1774  (> 51 years)


Personal Information    |    Notes    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Dixon Browne 
    Born Bef 1723  Baltimore County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Feb 1774  Baltimore County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I088731  Tree1
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2020 

    Father Francis Browne,   b. Bef 1698, Warwick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1741, Baltimore County, Maryland - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 43 years) 
    Mother Female Dixon,   b. Bef 1702,   d. Baltimore County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F04315  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Trotten,   b. 6 Mar 1727/28, Baltimore County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1781, Baltimore County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 54 years) 
    Married 17 Jun 1746  Baltimore County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Browne,   b. 11 Mar 1749/50, Baltimore County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Dixon Browne,   b. Abt 1753, Baltimore County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1828, Hardin County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years)
     3. John Browne,   b. 26 Jan 1759, Baltimore County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Mary Browne,   b. Bef 1761, Baltimore County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1774, Baltimore County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 15 years)
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F03337  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • ===
      BROWN, DIXON, Baltimore Co. 3 Jan 1774; 26 Feb 1774
      To eldest dau. Sarah Woodden, Negro girl Rachel, sow, piggs, hogs, 5.
      To son Luke Brown, 250 acres in Baltimore Co. at Hunton Ridge, which is part of a tract called "Parkers Pallace,' horse.
      To dau. Elizabeth, Negro girl Dinah, ewes, lambs, 5.
      To son Dixon Brown, Negro man Dick, horse, saddle, furniture, stock.
      To son John Brown, Negro wench Doll, furniture, stock.
      To son Francis Brown, part of the tract I now dwell on, called Walnut Point, furniture.
      To dau. Ann Brown, Negro wench Sall, furniture.
      To son Thomas Brown, remainder of land I dwell on, furniture, stock, Negro wench Leah.
      To dau. Charlotte, Negro boy George begotten of the Negro wench Leah, furniture.
      To sister: Mary Brown, furniture and her residence on the plantation and maintenance as usual.
      That my youngest children, Francis, Thomas, Ann and Charlotte, be educated. That Thomas be bound out as a brick layer and Thomas to the trade of taylor, when they reach age 14.
      Friend Buckley Patrige and son Dixon Brown, exs.
      Wit: Christ. Duke, John McConikin, Richard Stansbury, Moses Rawlings, James Isaacs. 39. 720
      ===
      Dixon Brown 121.141 BA 648.11.1 Jun 22 1774 Feb 26 1775
      Appraisers: Christopher Duke, John Mercer. Creditors: Edmund Stansbury.
      Next of kin: Luke Brown, Sarah Wordin.
      Mentions: Alexander Stenhouse, James Gray. Executors: Dixon Brown, D. Buckler Partridge.
      ===
      FAUQUIER COUNTY, VIRGINIA WILLS, INVENTORIES AND ACCOUNTS 1759 - 1800: {John K. Gott}
      Page 422: DIXON BROWN (Inventory)
      Date: 24 August 1781
      App'd by: Charles Morgan, Andrew Hume, John Crimm
      Total eval.: 98206.5.0 (Eleven books 3000)
      Details:. The following articles were lent by the dec'd. to his son-in-law Joseph Smith which he would not produce nor deliver but was appraised by Mrs. Brown's description - Total: 101,971.1
      The above appraisement was in specie and the appraisers laid on 600 prices for depreciation of the Virginia Currency which the Securities and Administratrix request may be recorded.
      Ret.: 22 October 1781
      ===
      Brown. Francis. Back River, (Shipwright, formerly of Va.), Baltimore Co., 25th Aug., 1740 ; 4th May, 1741.
      To sons Dickson and John, dwell. plan. lying between "Holy Neck" and "Balliston" and land on James R. in Warwick Co., Va.
      To daus. Margaret and Sarah, 1s.
      To daus. Frances Coleman, Constance, Mary and Patience, personalty.
      To sons Dickson and John, residue of estate.
      Ex.: Luke Stansbury.
      Test: William Reading, Walter Dallas, Samuel Ormond. 22. 399
      ===
      Francis Brown 28.180 BA 77.0.8 Jul 22 1741 Oct 26 1743
      Appraisers: Thomas Franklin, Thomas Biddison.
      Creditors: Walter Dallas, Thomas Sligh.
      Next of kin: Dixon Brown, Nicholas Coleman.
      Executor: Tobias Stansbury (who was executor of Luke Stansbury (who was executor of Francis Brown)).
      ===
      Francis Brown 31.74 A BA 9.14.3 Sep 25 1751
      Payments to: Dixon Brown for support of youngest daughter (unnamed), Talbot Risteau, Daniel Dulany, Esq. paid to Thomas Sheredine.
      Executor: Tobias Stansbury (executor of Luke Stansbury {executor of deceased)).
      ===
      Richard Coleman 97.76 BA 24.14.0 Mar 16 1767
      Appraisers: Nathaniel Nicholson, Benjamin Mead.
      Creditors: John Rattan, Thomas Hattan.
      Next of kin: Dixon Brown.
      Administratrix: Mary Coleman.

Research Links  Find Dixon Browne at the following sites -

Ancestry records for Dixon Browne