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William Brown
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Birth: Apr. 12, 1765
County Tyrone, Northern Ireland
Death: Oct. 4, 1806
Charles Town
Jefferson County
West Virginia, USA

Born in Coagh, Co Tyrone. William eloped with Isabella McClelland on 3/10/1784. They were married first by a Catholic priest and then in the Church of Ireland at the insistence of the Rev. John McClelland, Isabella's father. William came to America as a linen merchant living originally in New York then Philadelphia. He was in business with his cousin John Lyle. When that business failed Wm & Isabella came to Charles Town, Va. where he became a printer. Wm & Isabella had ten children. Most of whom lived in the Charles Town area. Wm died in 1806 as reported in the Martinsburg Gazette. His youngest child Jane was born 3 weeks later. While many of his family are buried in the Zion Episcopal Churchyard, Charles Town, the burial place of Wm is not known. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Isabella M'Clelland Brown (1766 - 1829)*
 
 Children:
  Margaret Brown Sommerville (1787 - 1840)*
  Maria Brown Buckmaster (1797 - 1851)*
  Jane Brown (1806 - 1828)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: connie jansen
Record added: Dec 24, 2009
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William Brown
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