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Charles H Browning1,2,3,4

born 20 August 1746, died 1839

Family: Mary Wade Strother (born 29 January 1751/52, died 1847)

Facts and Notes

  • Birth: 20 August 1746; Virginia, USAB; He was born in either Culpepper or Essex County, according to the available sources3,4,1
  • Marriage: About 15 June 1769; Mary Wade Strother1,2
  • Anecdote: 1774; His brother John B Browning, married Elizabeth Strother, his wife's sister5
  • Military: Between 1776 and 1782; Served as a captain during the Revolutionary War2
  • Possessions: Before 1839; Rappahannock County, Virginia, USAB; Charles Browning settled on a tract of land given to him by his father-in-law, Capt. John Strother. Charles' estate, which he named "Greenfield," was at the foot of the Blue Ridge in the "Browning District," then Culpepper, then Rappahannock County2
  • Death: 1839; Rappahannock County, Virginia, USAB; Age: 934,3,1

Citations

  1. [S609] Ancestry.com, North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, Book Title: Lineage Book : NSDAR : Volume 094 : 1912, Record for Mary Willis Wade
  2. [S703] Judith McGhan, Genealogies of Virginia Families (Vol I; Albridgton - Gerlache), pg 417
  3. [S519] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current, Record for Charles H Browning
  4. [S506] Edmund West, comp., Family Data Collection - Individual Records, Birth year: 1746; Birth city: Essex; Birth state: VA, Record for Charles H Browning
  5. [S703] Judith McGhan, Genealogies of Virginia Families (Vol I; Albridgton - Gerlache), pg 418