Person:Abraham Browne (2)

Abraham Browne, Jr.
d.bef. 28 Sep 1667 Watertown, Middlesex, Mass.
m. ABT 1629
  1. Lydia Browne1631/2 - AFT 1691
  2. Jonathan Browne1635 - bef 1691
  3. Hannah Browne1637/38 - 1637/38
  4. Abraham Browne, Jr.1638/39 - bef 1667
  • HAbraham Browne, Jr.1638/39 - bef 1667
  • WMary Dix1639 - 1675
m. 5 Feb 1662/1663
Facts and Events
Name Abraham Browne, Jr.
Gender Male
Birth[1][2] 6 Mar 1638/39 Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Marriage 5 Feb 1662/1663 Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United Statesto Mary Dix
Death? bef. 28 Sep 1667 Watertown, Middlesex, Mass.
Ancestral File Number BKWZ-VR

Probate Abstracts

Middlesex County Probate File 2940

28 (7) 1667 [28 Sep 1667]: An Inventory of ... Abraham Browne deceased

1. 8b. 1667. [1 Oct 1667] Mary Browne the relict widow of Abraham Browne of Watertowne, deceased, is granted administration on the estate of her husband, in behalf of her selfe and two children, Abraham and Lidea Browne, and attested to this Inventory on her oath.

2 Apr 1678: Lidea Browne daughter of Abraham Browne of Watertowne deceased, appearing in Court made choyc of Tho: flegg for her guardian,and the Court allowed thereof.

1 Apr 1679: Petition of Thomas Fleg Jnr: of Watertowne, guardian to Lidya Browne humbly Sheweth That abraham Browne Ser: late of Watertowne Deceased, and dyed intestate and left two Children viz. Abraham aged about 1 yeare, and Lyda aged about 4 yeeres: the goods he left was (beside land) 56 pounds; administration was granted to his widdow, She so remayned widow abought one yeere, and then marryed to Samuel Rice; and lived with him about 7 yeeres, and then she and her son abrahma dyed; and Lidya was with her mother while widdow and after her 2d marryage about 5 yeeres; and with your petitioner Lydia Browne hath lived about 5 yeeres....

  1. Abraham Brown, in Anderson, Robert Charles. The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995).

    Cites Vital Records of Watertown, p. 6, supporting birth date.

  2. Historical Society of Watertown (Massachusetts). Watertown Records. (Watertown, Mass.: Press of Fred Barker, 1894-1939), 1:6.

    [p. 7. 1639.] Abraham Browne the son of Abraham and Lidia Browne borne ye - 6'd - 1'm. [6 Mar 1638/39.]