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Descendants of John Brown


Generation No. 1

1. JOHN1 BROWN He married MARGARET HINMARS 26 Nov 1804 in Edinburgh, Scotland, daughter of GEORGE HINMERS and JEAN CROSSER. She was born in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Notes for JOHN BROWN:
The entries for all four children appear to have been added at a later date, at the foot of the respective pages in the Baptismal Records, suggesting that they were not baptised at around the time of their births.

Living at Crosscauseway, Edinburgh, in 1806.

Living at Bristo Street, Edinburgh, in 1808.

Living at Potterrow, Edinburgh, in 1812.

More About JOHN BROWN:
Occupation: 1804, Glazier

Children of JOHN BROWN and MARGARET HINMARS are:
i. WILLIAM2 BROWN, b. 21 Jan 1806, Edinburgh, Scotland.
ii. JANET BROWN, b. 09 Sep 1808, Edinburgh, Scotland.
2. iii. THOMAS BROWN, b. 21 Jun 1810, Edinburgh, Scotland; d. 13 Apr 1874, Orbiston, Lanarkshire, Scotland.
iv. JOHN BROWN, b. 11 May 1812, Edinburgh, Scotland.


Generation No. 2

2. THOMAS2 BROWN (JOHN1) was born 21 Jun 1810 in Edinburgh, Scotland, and died 13 Apr 1874 in Orbiston, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He married MARY MCGHIE 19 Apr 1835 in Hamilton, Scotland, daughter of RICHARD MCGHIE and ELIZABETH MCKIRDY. She was born 1815 in Dalserf, Lanarkshire, Scotland, and died 14 Jan 1883 in Hamilton, Scotland.

Notes for THOMAS BROWN:
Robert Brown (b.1855) is stated to be the 12th child, of which 2 boys and 2 girls are deceased in 1855.



More About THOMAS BROWN:
Occupation: House Painter Foreman/Glazier

Notes for MARY MCGHIE:
According to the 1881 census, Mary was living at 56 Quarry St, Hamilton, with sons Robert and Alexander.

Children of THOMAS BROWN and MARY MCGHIE are:
i. JOHN3 BROWN, b. 1837, Lanarkshire, Scotland.
ii. RICHARD BROWN, b. 1840, Lanarkshire, Scotland; d. Bef. 1846, Hamilton, Scotland.
iii. THOMAS BROWN, b. 1842.
iv. ELIZABETH BROWN, b. 1844.
v. RICHARD BROWN, b. 1846.
3. vi. WILLIAM BROWN, b. 1847, Hamilton, Scotland; d. 29 Nov 1925, Hamilton, Scotland.
vii. MARGARET BROWN, b. 1850; d. Bef. 1861, Hamilton, Scotland.
viii. ROBERT BROWN, b. 20 Oct 1855, Hamilton, Scotland; d. Aft. 1874.
ix. ALEXANDER BROWN, b. 1859.


Generation No. 3

3. WILLIAM3 BROWN (THOMAS2, JOHN1) was born 1847 in Hamilton, Scotland, and died 29 Nov 1925 in Hamilton, Scotland. He married JEANIE MACKINLAY PINKERTON 30 Dec 1873 in Anderston, Glasgow, Scotland, daughter of ANDREW PINKERTON and CHRISTINA FRAME. She was born 12 Oct 1850 in Barony, Lanarkshire, Scotland, and died 28 May 1910 in Hamilton, Scotland.

Notes for WILLIAM BROWN:
Living at 2 Hill St, Glasgow, at time of marriage.

Living at 23 Baillies Causeway, Hamilton in 1881. Mary aged 4, Thomas aged 2, Jeannie aged 4m.

Living at 4 Portland Park, Hamilton in 1891. Christina 16, Mary 14, Jeannie 10, Janet 8, Elizabeth 6, Grace 5, Margaret 3, Andrew 8m.

Still at 4 Portland Park in 1901. Mary 24, Jeanie 20, Janet 18, Elizabeth 16, Grace 15, Margaret 13.



More About WILLIAM BROWN:
Occupation: Coachbuilder

Children of WILLIAM BROWN and JEANIE PINKERTON are:
4. i. CHRISTINA FRAME4 BROWN, b. 27 Sep 1874, Glasgow, Scotland; d. 05 Jun 1945, Hamilton, Scotland.
5. ii. MARY BROWN, b. 10 Jul 1876, Hamilton, Scotland; d. 19 Feb 1937, Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, Scotland.
iii. THOMAS BROWN, b. 01 Jul 1878, Hamilton, Scotland; d. 19 Oct 1881, Hamilton, Scotland.
iv. JEANIE PINKERTON BROWN, b. 20 Nov 1880, Hamilton, Scotland; d. 26 Nov 1952, 13 Burnside Gardens, Prestwick, Scotland.

More About JEANIE PINKERTON BROWN:
Occupation: General Nurse

v. JANET PINKERTON BROWN, b. 02 Jul 1882, Glasgow, Scotland; d. 02 Feb 1957, Ayr, Scotland.
6. vi. ELIZABETH BROWN, b. 27 Jul 1884, Hamilton, Scotland; d. 13 Mar 1918, Maternity Hosp, Glasgow, Scotland.
vii. GRACE FRAME BROWN, b. 30 Jan 1886, Hamilton, Scotland; d. 1962, Mauchline, Ayrshire, Scotland.
7. viii. MARGARET BROWN, b. 28 Aug 1887, Hamilton, Scotland; d. 02 Jun 1967, Law Hospital, Hamilton, Scotland.
ix. ANDREW BROWN, b. 05 Aug 1890, Hamilton, Scotland; d. Oct 1897, Hamilton, Scotland.


Generation No. 4

4. CHRISTINA FRAME4 BROWN (WILLIAM3, THOMAS2, JOHN1) was born 27 Sep 1874 in Glasgow, Scotland, and died 05 Jun 1945 in Hamilton, Scotland. She married ROBERT STEWART 20 Jul 1900 in Hamilton, Scotland. He was born 10 Apr 1865 in Lesmahagow, Scotland.

More About ROBERT STEWART:
Occupation: Dairyman

Child of CHRISTINA BROWN and ROBERT STEWART is:
i. JOHN5 STEWART.


5. MARY4 BROWN (WILLIAM3, THOMAS2, JOHN1) was born 10 Jul 1876 in Hamilton, Scotland, and died 19 Feb 1937 in Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, Scotland. She married WILLIAM ALEXANDER BROCK 15 Jul 1904 in Leith, Scotland, son of JAMES BROCK and ISABELLA WEEMS. He was born 07 May 1873 in Leith, Scotland, and died 03 Dec 1946 in Queensberry House, Edinburgh, Scotland.

Notes for MARY BROWN:
Her diary.........

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The mystery of why the diary ceases in May might be explained by the fact that Mary was about 8 months pregnant by that time (a fact that is not mentioned in her account).

The family remained in Australia for two years, before returning to the UK in June, 1913, on the vessel Roscommon (Brisbane, Port Alma, Sydney, Durban, Liverpool).

More About MARY BROWN:
Cremation: 23 Feb 1937, Warriston Crematorium, leaving from 45 Carrick Knowe Road.
Occupation: 1901, Shopkeeper (boot shop)

Notes for WILLIAM ALEXANDER BROCK:
Born at 2 Citadel St, Leith.

Lodging in Stirling, 1891

Lodging in Falkirk, 1901

Living at 18 London Rd, Edinburgh in 1906.

More About WILLIAM ALEXANDER BROCK:
Occupation: 1911, Commercial Traveller (Clothing)

Children of MARY BROWN and WILLIAM BROCK are:
i. JEANIE BROWN5 BROCK, b. 16 Jun 1911, Sydney, Australia; d. 1992, Edinburgh, Scotland; m. ANDREW STUART, 17 Sep 1938; b. 1911, Edinburgh, Scotland.

More About JEANIE BROWN BROCK:
Occupation: Office Secretary

Notes for ANDREW STUART:
Living at 20 Bonaly Road, Edinburgh, prior to the war. Became a Sapper in the Royal Engineers.

Andrew travelled to Cape Town on the Dunnottar Castle on 23 Feb 1939. His wife, Jeanie followed in November.

After the divorce, Andrew married Shirley ? They sailed from Durban to Southampton on the Stirling Castle, arriving in May, 1949.

More About ANDREW STUART:
Occupation: Joiner

8. ii. ISABELLA WEMYSS BROCK, b. 13 Jun 1915, Sparkhill, Birmingham, England; d. 25 Feb 1952, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, Scotland.


6. ELIZABETH4 BROWN (WILLIAM3, THOMAS2, JOHN1) was born 27 Jul 1884 in Hamilton, Scotland, and died 13 Mar 1918 in Maternity Hosp, Glasgow, Scotland. She married JOHN ALEXANDER MACCLURE PATERSON 19 Jun 1907 in Hamilton, Scotland. He was born 1874.

More About ELIZABETH BROWN:
Occupation: Upholsterer's Clerk

More About JOHN ALEXANDER MACCLURE PATERSON:
Occupation: Glazier

Child of ELIZABETH BROWN and JOHN PATERSON is:
i. UNKNOWN5 PATERSON, b. 07 Mar 1918, Glasgow, Scotland.


7. MARGARET4 BROWN (WILLIAM3, THOMAS2, JOHN1) was born 28 Aug 1887 in Hamilton, Scotland, and died 02 Jun 1967 in Law Hospital, Hamilton, Scotland. She married THOMAS LOUDON BROWN 29 Jan 1921 in Hamilton, Scotland, son of JOHN BROWN and MARGARET LOUDEN. He was born 14 May 1891 in Hamilton, Scotland, and died Aug 1968 in Hairmyres Hopspital, East Kilbride, Scotland.

More About THOMAS LOUDON BROWN:
Occupation: Joiner

Child of MARGARET BROWN and THOMAS BROWN is:
9. i. CHRISTINE WILSON5 BROWN, b. 24 Jun 1922, Hamilton, Scotland; d. 1996, Hamilton, Scotland.


Generation No. 5

8. ISABELLA WEMYSS5 BROCK (MARY4 BROWN, WILLIAM3, THOMAS2, JOHN1) was born 13 Jun 1915 in Sparkhill, Birmingham, England, and died 25 Feb 1952 in Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, Scotland. She married JAMES SWEENEY ADAMS Apr 1937 in Edinburgh, Scotland, son of GEORGE ADAMS and HELEN SWEENEY. He was born 04 Jun 1913 in Leith, Scotland, and died 09 Oct 1995 in Edinburgh, Scotland.

More About ISABELLA WEMYSS BROCK:
Occupation: Seamstress

More About JAMES SWEENEY ADAMS:
Occupation: Engineer Foreman/Teacher


9. CHRISTINE WILSON5 BROWN (MARGARET4, WILLIAM3, THOMAS2, JOHN1) was born 24 Jun 1922 in Hamilton, Scotland, and died 1996 in Hamilton, Scotland. She married DONALD BEATON 24 Jan 1952 in Hamilton, Scotland. He was born 30 Oct 1917 in Tobermory, Scotland, and died 22 May 1963 in Hamilton, Scotland.

Children of CHRISTINE BROWN and DONALD BEATON are:
i. ERIC DONALD6 BEATON, b. 08 Jan 1952, Hamilton, Scotland.
ii. EILEEN MARGARET BEATON, b. 18 Sep 1955, Hamilton, Scotland.