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John Brown

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John Brown

American Abolitionist


    John Brown III

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    • Grandfather of John Brown — 3rd Generation
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    • Birth Date:
    • 4 Nov 1728 
    • Birth Location:
    • Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut 
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    • Death Date:
    • 3 Sep 1776 
    • Death Location:
    • New York 
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    • 2 Mar 1758 
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    • Notes: 
    • John Brown died from illness while serving in the army during the American Revolution. He was reportedly buried near where he died a few miles north of New York City. A marble monument in the Canton Center Cemetery in Canton, Connecticut, was erected in his honor at his wife's grave.

      Some published sources appear to skip a generation and give John Brown's parents as John Brown and Elizabeth Loomis. They are his grandparents and not his parents.

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