Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Roxanna BROWN

Roxanna BROWN
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Roxana BROWN

Roxanna6 BROWN (Shubael5, Jedediah4, Jedediah3, John2, Thomas1) was born 17 Jan 1797 daughter of Shuabel BROWN and his wife Lydia PALMER, she married John BURROWS on 23 August 1821. They had 7 children. She died 20 Feb 1878. She is buried in Elm Grove Cemetery, Mystic, New London, CT in the Denison section.

Stonington VR (Barbour Index) p. 57
Roxene, d. Shubael b. Jan 17, 1797 Vol. 4 Page 40

Gravestone Reads:
Roxanna BROWN/wife of John BURROWS/born Jan. 17, 1798 died/Feb. 20, 1878

"Resting in Heaven"

Roxanna is the mother of Eunice Eldridge Burrows (wife of Isaac Wheeler DENISON) and Mary Elizabeth Burrows (1st wife of Rev. John Ledyard DENISON) also buried in this plot in Elm Grove Cemetery, Mystic, CT

This is a repost from 2007

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