Family Group R
Descendants of Hugh Brown
4. CATHERINE2 BROWN (HUGH1) was born February 20, 1753 in Bladen Co., NC (now Cumberland Co., NC). She married DANIEL SMITH.
Children of CATHERINE BROWN and DANIEL SMITH are:
i.NEILL3 SMITH, b. March 21, 1777, NC. 15.ii.REV. DANIEL SMITH, b. February 06, 1779, NC. Married ELIZABETH BROWN (#11), daughter of NEILL BROWN (#2) AND ANN SMITH iii.HUGH SMITH, b. February 26, 1779, NC. iv.JOHN SMITH, b. October 13, 1782, NC.
5. WILLIAM2 BROWN (HUGH1) was born November 24, 1755 in Cumberland Co., NC, and died March 08, 1826 in Robeson Co., NC. He married MARY CAMPBELL. She was born Abt. 1760 in Cumberland Co., NC, and died Abt. 1825 in Robeson Co., NC.
William and Mary lived near Philadelphus, NC on Richland Swamp. During the Revolution he was a colonel inthe North Carolina Militia and participated in campaigns in South Carolina. William Brown was a ruling elder in the Philadelphus Presbyterian Church and represented Robeson County as a Senator in the North Carolina Legislature.
Burial: Brown Cemetery, Robeson Co., NC
Children of WILLIAM BROWN and MARY CAMPBELL are:
16.i.CATHERINE3 BROWN, b. August 17, 1783, Robeson Co., NC; d. February 07, 1853, Union Church, MS. 17.ii.MARY BROWN, b. January 22, 1785, Robeson Co., NC; d. May 15, 1854, Union Church, MS. 18.iii.RECECCA BROWN, b. 1787, Robeson Co., NC; d. Abt. 1853, Jackson, MS. iv.ANNIE BROWN, b. 1789, Robeson Co., NC. Died young 19.v.LOVEDY BROWN, b. September 01, 1793, Robeson Co., NC; d. October 07, 1868, Alfordsville, NC. 20.vi.JOSEPH BROWN, b. August 07, 1795, Robeson Co., NC; d. May 19, 1859, NC. vii.DUNCAN BROWN, b. 1797, Robeson Co., NC; d. June 15, 1883; m. SALLIE ANN BUIE; b. Abt. 1802, Robeson Co., NC; d. October 21, 1882. SALLIE ANN BUIE: Eleven Children listed. No birthdates and most were born in Talladega Co., AL in the 1830's and 1840's. Refer to Family Group C-Buies of Robeson Co., NC, or contact for names. 21.viii.JANE BROWN, b. October 03, 1799, Robeson Co., NC; d. April 23, 1895, AL. 22.ix.SUSAN BROWN, b. November 27, 1801, Robeson Co., NC; d. Talladege Co., AL. x.WILLIAM BROWN, b. March 31, 1804.
6. MARY2 BROWN (HUGH1) was born August 15, 1758 in Cumberland Co., NC, and died September 03, 1839 in Wayne Co., GA. She married JOHN FORT September 16, 1784. He was born December 09, 1762 in Bladen Co., NC (now Robeson Co., NC), and died August 25, 1840 in Wayne Co., GA.
Children of MARY BROWN and JOHN FORT are:
i.ELIAS3 FORT, b. August 08, 1786, Robeson Co., NC; m. ELIZABETH (KEMP) SHEFFIELD. 23.ii.NANCY FORT, b. August 22, 1792, Robeson Co., NC. iii.JOHN FORT, b. January 20, 1794, Robeson Co., NC; d. Wayne Co., GA. Never married iv.JAMES FORT, b. January 1796, Robeson Co., NC; d. November 02, 1797, Robeson Co., NC. v.DUNCAN FORT, b. January 09, 1797, Robeson Co., NC; d. July 02, 1828. No children vi.JOSEPH FORT, b. February 20, 1800, Wayne Co., GA; d. January 05, 1835. Never married.
7. HUGH2 BROWN (HUGH1) was born February 08, 1762 in Cumberland Co., NC, and died May 13, 1851 in Maury Co., TN. He married (1) CATHERINE SMITH, daughter of NEILL SMITH and MARY LITTLE. She was born 1792 in Robeson Co., NC. He married (2) CATHERINE FORT September 17, 1789. She was born April 17, 1768 in Cumberland Co., NC, and died July 09, 1838.
Children of HUGH BROWN and CATHERINE FORT are:
i.JOHN3 BROWN, b. July 25, 1790, Robeson Co., NC; d. March 08, 1852, Maury Co., TN; m. MARY E. BROWN; b. October 11, 1792; d. November 05, 1867. Burial: Brown Cemetery, Maury Co., TN 24.ii.JOSEPH BROWN, b. March 10, 1804, Robeson Co., NC; d. August 02, 1860, AK. 25.iii.ELIZA BROWN, b. May 28, 1807, Robeson Co., NC; d. November 26, 1878, Pulaski, TN. iv.CATHERINE BROWN, m. JAMES BUCHANAN. One daughter, details unknown. 26.v.JAMES WHITFIELD BROWN, b. 1811, Robeson Co., NC; d. 1882. 27.vi.ANNA BROWN.
Does anyone know the relationship between JOHN FORT and CATHERINE FORT above?