Mary Brown

F, #39849, (17 October 1681 - 14 July 1750)
Father*Ens. Thomas Brown1 b. c 1652, d. 4 Apr 1718
Mother*Ruth/2? Wheeler1 b. s 1653, d. 9 Feb 1740
Last Edited:10 Jul 2018

Children with John/3 Hunt:

  • Dea. Simon/4 Hunt8 b. 3 Jul 1704, d. 13 Dec 1790
  • Ruth/4 Hunt9 b. 13 May 1714, d. 17 Aug 1749
  • Hannah Hunt10,11 b. 17 Dec 1716, d. 7 Apr 1774
  • Sarah/4 Hunt12 b. 24 Jan 1720/21, d. 29 Jul 1753
Mary Brown was born in late 1681 at Concord, Massachusetts, where duplicate town records provide dates of 17 Oct and 18 Nov.2 There she married, as his 1st wife, 29 Apr 1703 (both of C.), John/3 Hunt, son of Nehemiah/2 Hunt and Mary Towle.3 There she died 14 Jul 1750, "68th yr."4
     Her husband married (2), 26 Dec 1751, Dorothy/4a Brooks, daughter of Noah/3a Brooks and Dorothy/2 Potter, and widow of Joseph/3 Merriam5, and died at Concord 3 May 1765, a. 92.6 Mary is interred with her husband in the Hill Burying Ground.7

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S185] Concord, Massachusetts Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1635–1850, 25, Mary Brown b.
  2. [S185] Concord BMD, 25, 31, Mary Brown b.
  3. [S185] Concord BMD, 62, John Hunt/Mary Brown m.
  4. [S185] Concord BMD, 171, Mary Hunt d.
  5. [S185] Concord BMD, 184, Mr. John Hunt/Mrs. Dorothy Meriam m.
  6. [S185] Concord BMD, 206, John Hunt d.
  7. [S2363] Concord Gravemarker Data, OHBG-636, Mrs. Mary Hunt; OHBG-637, Mr. John Hunt.
  8. [S185] Concord BMD, 61, Simon Hunt b.
  9. [S820] Charles Henry Pope, Merriam Genealogy, 73-4, Joseph (48.) Merriam.
  10. [S354] Raymond David Wheeler, The Wheeler Genealogy, 1:77.
  11. [S185] Concord BMD, 88, Hanah Huntt b.
  12. [S185] Concord BMD, 101, Sarah Hunt b.

John/3 Hunt

M, #39850, (12 January 1673 - 3 May 1765)
Father*Nehemiah/2 Hunt1 b. c 1632, d. 6 Mar 1717
Mother*Mary Towle1 b. c 1644, d. 29 Aug 1727
Appears on charts:Descendants of Capt. Thomas/1a Brooks
Descendants of Dea. Joshua/2a Brooks
Descendants of Noah/3a Brooks
Descendants of Dorothy/4a Brooks
Last Edited:10 Jul 2018

Children with Mary Brown:

  • Dea. Simon/4 Hunt9 b. 3 Jul 1704, d. 13 Dec 1790
  • Ruth/4 Hunt10 b. 13 May 1714, d. 17 Aug 1749
  • Hannah Hunt11,12 b. 17 Dec 1716, d. 7 Apr 1774
  • Sarah/4 Hunt13 b. 24 Jan 1720/21, d. 29 Jul 1753
John/3 Hunt, 3rd so-named, was born 12 Jan 1673 at Concord, Massachusetts1, where he married (1), 29 Apr 1703 (both of C.), Mary Brown, daughter of Ens. Thomas Brown and Ruth/2? Wheeler.2 His wife died there 14 Jul 1750, a. 683, and he married (2), as her 2nd husband, 26 Dec 1751, Dorothy/4a Brooks, daughter of Noah/3a Brooks and Dorothy/2 Potter, and widow of Joseph/3 Merriam.4
     John Hunt died at Concord 3 May 1765, a. 92.5 His widow died 28 May 1774 (g.s.), a. 88.6 John is interred with his 1st wife Mary in the Hill Burying Ground7, where his g.s. says he was exemplary in his life and conversation in justice charity & kindness towards his neighbour in his strict observation of the Sabbath.8

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S185] Concord, Massachusetts Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1635–1850, 17, John Hunt b.
  2. [S185] Concord BMD, 62, John Hunt/Mary Brown m.
  3. [S185] Concord BMD, 171, Mary Hunt d.
  4. [S185] Concord BMD, 184, Mr. John Hunt/Mrs. Dorothy Meriam m.
  5. [S185] Concord BMD, 206, John Hunt d.
  6. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #22550482.
  7. [S2363] Concord Gravemarker Data, OHBG-636, Mrs. Mary Hunt; OHBG-637, Mr. John Hunt.
  8. [S2363] Concord Gravemarker Data, OHBG-637, Mr. John Hunt.
  9. [S185] Concord BMD, 61, Simon Hunt b.
  10. [S820] Charles Henry Pope, Merriam Genealogy, 73-4, Joseph (48.) Merriam.
  11. [S185] Concord BMD, 88, Hanah Huntt b.
  12. [S354] Raymond David Wheeler, The Wheeler Genealogy, 1:77.
  13. [S185] Concord BMD, 101, Sarah Hunt b.