Person:Esther Brown (23)

Esther Brown
b.ABT 1737 Virginia
m. ABT 1715
  1. Henry Brown, Jr.1716 - 1798
  2. Samuel Brown1717 - BEF 1750
  3. Daniel BrownABT 1720 - aft 1797
  4. David BrownABT 1723 -
  5. Thomas BrownABT 1728 - BEF 1786
  6. Robert BrownABT 1730 -
  7. Esther BrownABT 1737 - 1805
m. 1762
Facts and Events
Name Esther Brown
Gender Female
Birth? ABT 1737 Virginia
Marriage 1762 prob. Augusta County, Virginiato William Carlton
Death? 1805

Esther Brown was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA

Acquisition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 408.--20th August, 1760. Henry Brown and Alice to Esther Brown, £5, 54 acres by patent, 3d November, 1750, on a branch of Roanoke called Lick Run; cor. James Burke. (Note: Esther Brown was the younger sister of Henry Brown, Jr.).

Records of Esther Brown in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley's Augusta County Records:

  • Page 204.--17th November, 1757. Esther (Easter) Brown's bond (with Robert Moody, James Moody) as administratrix of Henry Brown. (Note: some sources claim that Esther Brown was born abt. 1739, but to qualify as the administrator of her father's estate in 1757, she was most likely born a few years earlier, as she would have been only 18 years old at the time).