Person:Dorothy Kent (1)

Dorothy Kent
b.1584 England
  • HJohn Browne1582/4 - 1662
  • WDorothy Kent1584 - 1673/74
m. abt 1614
  1. Mary Brownabt 1615 - 1669
  2. William Brownabt 1618 -
  3. James BrownAbt 1623 - Bef 1710/11
  4. John Brown, Jr.1627 - Bef 1663
Facts and Events
Name Dorothy Kent
Gender Female
Birth? 1584 England
Marriage abt 1614 Englandto John Browne
Death[1] 27 Jan 1673/74 Swansea, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States

In her will, "Dorothy Browne of Swansea... being of great age" names her daughter Mary Willett, Mary's unnamed children; "Sarah Elliott daughter of Sarah Elliott deceased"; son James Browne; grandson John Brown and his brothers Joseph and Nathaniel; granddaughter Dorothy Browne; daughter-in-laws Lydia and Dorethy; granddaughters Lydia and Anna; five children of her son John, deceased. The will was dated 17 Dec 1668, and proven 29 Nov 1674.[1]

  1. 1.0 1.1 John Browne, in Anderson, Robert Charles; George F. Sanborn; and Melinde Lutz Sanborn. The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635. (NEHGS, 1999-2011).

    Maiden name unknown.
    "Mrs. Dororthy [sic] Brown the wife of Mr. John Brown Senior deceased the twenty seventh day of January 1673 being the ninety and eighth year of her age or thereabouts and was buried upon the 29 of January 1673" (citing SwVR 26).