Person:Anne Brayne (1)

Anne Butler Brain
  1. Anne Butler Brainbef 1706 -
m. 1724
  1. Anne Catherine Spotswoodabt 1725 - 1801
  2. John M. Spotswood1725 - 1756
  3. Robert Spotswoodest 1726-1735 - 1755
  4. Dorthea Spotswoodabt 1733 - 1773
Facts and Events
Name[1] Anne Butler Brain
Married Name Spotswood
Gender Female
Birth? bef 1706 prob London, England
Marriage 1724 London, Englandto Alexander Spotswood, Lt. Governor of Colonial Virginia
Death? pos Virginia
  1. Tyler, Lyon Gardiner. Encyclopedia of Virginia Biography. (New York, New York: Lewis Historical Pub. Co., c1915), 1:58, Secondary quality.

    ... Colonel Spotswood married, in 1724, Ann Butler Brain, daughter of Mr. Richard Brain, of London, and they had two sons, John and Robert Spotswood, and two daughters, Ann Catherine, who married Bernard Moore, and Dorothea, who married Captain Nathaniel West Dandridge. Robert, his youngest son, was slain by the Indians in the French and Indian war. John, the elder son, married, in 1745, Mary, daughter of William Dandridge, and had issue two sons, General Alexander Spotswood and Captain John Spotswood, both of the army of the revolution, and two daughters, Mary and Ann. The descendants of Governor Spotswood are now represented in numerous families of distinction.