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Jane Brown, Chatham Ontario, Canada

Jane Brown, Chatham Ontario, Canada

Posted: 23 May 2011 4:11AM GMT
Classification: Lookup
Edited: 28 Jan 2013 10:22AM GMT
Surnames: Brown Hills
Looking for information on Jane Brown b: 22 Aug 1847 in Chatham, Ontario, Canada. I have been unable to find anything about her life in Canada, her parents, etc, She married my second grandfather Ralph Daniel Hills who was born in New York and gave birth to my great grandmother, Ida Evelyn Hills 1864 in Nebraska.

Re: Jane Brown, Chatham Ontario, Canada

Posted: 23 May 2011 7:36AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 23 May 2011 2:41PM GMT
Surnames: Brown
Chatham is in Harwick Township, Kent County

1851 census Howard Tsp, Kent County
BROWN
James, farmer, b Nova Scotia, Methodist, 44
Jennette, b Scotland, Presbyterian, 40
Anne, servant, 18
Alexander, 16
Margaret, servant, 14
Mary,9
John, 7
Jane, 5

This census taken in 1852 and the ages given are the ones on the next birthday so Jane is likely 4, b around 1847/48.
She is the only Jane Brown of the right ages in the right area.

You can view this census on www.automatedgenealogy.com


Her marriage registration should have her parent's names on it. Also her death rego.

Re: Jane Brown, Chatham Ontario, Canada

Posted: 23 May 2011 1:35PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Brown
Thank you for this information. When I went on the link you gave me I was unable to find Jane Brown am not sure why.
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