James Brown

#22140, b. 1814, d. June 1880

Individual's Timeline

Birth1814James Brown
Marriage15 May 1837James Brown1,2
Marriage of Daughter12 October 1873Kesia Brown3
Death RegJune 1880James Brown4

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: James was in 1841 an agricultural labourer and in 1861 a paper makers labourer.
  • Note - illiterate: 1837 James was illiterate.

Census details

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: Possibly the child of William BROWN and Margaret christened 29 MAY 1814 Great Wymondley, Hertford, England . Note the names have been reused as per the normal naming convention. Great Wymondly is next door to Hitchin.
    Parish record of marriage of James and Mary or the marriage certificate may confirm parents..

Children of James Brown and Mary Britten


  1. International Genealogical Index (IGI), M072771      1813 - 1837.
  2. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, County     Hertfordshire
    Place (link for place information)     Redbourn
    Church name     St Mary
    Register type     Unspecified
    Register entry number     305
    Marriage date     15 May 1837
    Groom forename     James
    Groom surname     BROWN
    Groom parish     Redbourn
    Bride forename     Mary
    Bride surname     BRITTAIN
    Bride parish     Redbourn
    Witness     James SLAY
    Witness     Susan SLAY
    Register note     By banns, all made their marks. Third witness Moses Moody who signed.
  3. Certificate or Original Parish Reg Entry, Extract from original records.
  4. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Brown, James aged 66 - H. Hempstead 3a/263.
  5. Census data as per CD, nearest I can find - Westwick Row, St Michael, Leverstock Green, Hertfordshire.

    Charlotte Brown      16 daughter
    Eliza Brown      12 daughter
    Emma Brown      14 daughter
    James Brown      47 head
    Kezia Brown      10 daughter
    Margarett Brown      18 daughter
    Mary Brown      42 wife
    Susan Brown      1 daughter.
  6. International Genealogical Index (IGI).