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BROWN Solomon

Male 1779 - 1860


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  • Name  BROWN Solomon 
    Born  4 Dec 1779  Rowan County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    _UID  A3AE030B7465D51198874445535461703EA9 
    Died  Mar 1860  Greene County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I274  Ancestors of Catherine Yvonne King | The Ancestors and Descendants of Johan Jakob Brown/Braun the "Waggonmaker".
    Last Modified  30 Jul 2004 

    Father  BROWN *Johan Jakob, ,Sr.,   b. 27 Feb 1730/1731, Ruschburg, Kusel, Pfalz, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1808, Telford, Washington Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  GOETTGEN Elizabeth,   b. 1735/1737/1740, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1814, Washington County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1751  Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F102  Group Sheet

    Family 1  BROWN Elizabeth 
    Children 
     1. BROWN John M,   b. Abt 1820, Washington Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. BROWN Nicholas J.,   b. 1823, Washington Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. BROWN Adam A,   b. 1824, Washington Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1860
     4. BROWN William J,   b. 1828, Washington Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F1235  Group Sheet

    Family 2  BAYLESS Mary " Polly ",   b. 24 Aug 1778, Loudon County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1817-1825, Washington Co., NC now Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  30 Mar 1797  Washington County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • SOURCE NOTES: Washington Co., Tennessee, Marriages and Wills, Volume #1

      Solomon BROWN to Mary BAYLESS, rites performed by Abraham BROWN. Testator:
      Jason Sevier & Urin Bayless
    Children 
     1. BROWN Phebe,   b. Abt 1797, Washington Co., NC now Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    >2. BROWN Samuel Bayless,   b. 21 Sep 1799, Washington Co., NC now Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1882
     3. BROWN Mary " Polly ",   b. Abt 1800, Washington Co., NC now Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    >4. BROWN Hannah,   b. Abt 1805, Washington Co., NC now Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1860
     5. BROWN Matilda,   b. Abt 1806, Washington Co., NC now Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. BROWN Hezekiah,   b. 25 Feb 1807, Washington Co., NC now Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1882
     7. BROWN Reuben,   b. 1809, Washington Co., NC now Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    >8. BROWN Martina,   b. 1811, Washington Co., NC now Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1880, Washington Co., NC now Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    >9. BROWN Henderson,   b. Abt 1812, Washington Co., NC now Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. BROWN Elizabeth Bayless,   b. 1816, Washington Co., NC now Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. BROWN Reese,   b. 1817, Washington Co., NC now Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F120  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Child #11;
      Data Source, " The History of Washington County, Tennessee".
      Solomon was a stonemason and farmer. During the War of 1812, he enlisted as a private
      in Captain Andrew Lawson's Company. Colonel Williams Johnson's regiment, East Tennessee
      Drafted Miltia. Due to illness he was discharged early, this illness plauged him for the remainder
      of his life.

      Solomon Brown was living in White County, Tennessee according to the 1840 census and was
      back in Washington county by the time of the 1850 census. Solomon became a member of the
      Cherokee Babtist Church, January 2, 1802. Later he was excluded for a disorderly house and drinking
      to excess. He was later reinstated. He died in Greene County, Tennessee, March 1860.

      " The History of Washington Co., Tennessee states that he moved to Washington Co. with his parents
      in 1796. ( Found family listed in 1790 Rowan County, North Carolina Federal Census ).

  • Sources 
    1. [S54] Washington County, Tennessee, Marriages and Wills, Volume I, Ethel Depew Huffine and Ruth Stuart, (Photo Set, Johnson City, Tenneessee @ 1963), page # 11.