John was the son of Francis and Elizabeth Lloyd Browning. He married Elizabeth Demarest of Wilmington, Delaware in 1744. They had 12 children before she died. He married Susanna Teague Boring after her husband, Joseph died. Susanna had 10 children with Joseph and none with John. Susanna's oldest son, Isaac, married John's daughter, Phoebe in 1780. Susanna died in 1812.
John served in the French and Indian war in 1756 and the Revolutionary War from 1775 to 1781.
When John died in 1803, he left a will leaving his plantation to Susanna with the stipulation that it go to his son William upon her death. He also gave her a slave named Jack, a feather bed, a bay mare, and furniture to be at her disposal at he death. He gave his son Joshua $1. To the other children he gave the remainder of her property. Upon Susanna's death in 1812, she stipulated that her faithful and trusty servant, Jack, should have his freedom.
He is my 4th great grandfather. (bio by: Tom Todd)
Francis Browning, Sr. (1700 - 1775)
Anna Browning Bird (1761 - 1824)*
Phoebe Browning Boring (1762 - 1857)*
John Browning (1767 - 1844)*
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Record added: Jan 30, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5180408
Everyone, this is a black graveyard. I went there today and the Brownings are not buried here! John, love you and I am looking for your true gravesite|
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To my 5th great grandfather: Thank you for fighting for American Independence.|
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