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Ephraim BROWN

Ephraim BROWN

Male C 1750 ? - Bef 1790 CENSUS?

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  • Name Ephraim BROWN 
    Born C 1750 ? 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 13 Sep 1777  Balltown, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 24 Dec 1780  Balltown, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died Bef 1790 CENSUS? 
    Person ID I62995  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 28 Apr 2021 

    Family Elizabeth HILTON,   b. 12 Aug 1750 
    Married C 1788? 
    Family ID F20661  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Military Service of Balltown Men During the American Revolution
    Military Service of Balltown Men During the American Revolution

  • Notes 
    • Pownalborough 1766: Nil
      Pownalborough 1771: Nil
      Maine Bounty: Nil
      Revolutionary Pension: Nil
      MeSS: A couple. One on file b 1763.
      MASS: Nil
      Lincoln County Registry Books: Grantors/Grantees Volume 1 -1802 [79/674]: Checked
      Kennebec Probate: Nil
      Ballstown West: Nil. Joshua Little m Lydia Brown at Brunswick
      Balltown 1791: Nil
      Balltown 1792: Nil
      Massachusetts Archives Card Index: Nil. Checked Valuations index as well.
      Lincoln County Probate Published: Nil
      Lincoln County Probate: Filmed index cards only go up to Bo-
      Readex: Nil

    • Land in Balltown
      Land records, 1761-1912; indexes to land records, 1761-1901
      Authors: Lincoln County (Maine). Register of Deeds
      Land records v. 26-27 1790-1791
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada 2nd Floor Film
      Volume 27 Page 196
      Ephraim Brown husbandman Balltown
      Rogers Smith millwright Pownalborough
      100 pounds
      quit claim
      land in Balltown
      Lot 72, Lot 73
      taken up and improved by me the seller hereof Ephraim Brown, and laid out by John Jones a Surveyor
      beginning on the southwest corner of said Lot 73
      as it appears by the plan
      thence southeast 1 English mile
      thence northeast as it appears by the Plan to the Corner of Lot No 72 to the northeast corner of said lot
      thence as the line runs goring on the head of Mr John Boyinton & Mr James Murphy's land they now live on, to the corner on the road on the west est of said Lot
      thence as the line runs to the southeast corner of Lot 73 to contain the whole of said Lot
      24 December 1780
      Ephraim Brown
      Wit: Asa Smith, Silas Smith
      Received 3 September 1791
      The Averell-Averill-Avery family : a record of the descendants of William and Abigail Averell of Ipswich, Mass.
      by Avery, Clara Arlette, 1850- comp

      Publication date 1914
      p 328
      191. David Averell, called Avery (Israel, Averell, Job, William, William) bap 1747, at Middleton, Mass, lived at Topsfield, Mass, and Pownalboro, Me, that part now Alna; and m there Sept 12, 1768 (T. R.), Elizabeth Hilton, of Broad Cove, Broad Bay, Me (dau of William Hilton, of Broad Cove, and of Manchester, Mass, and Mary Lee his wife). She was bap. Aug. 12, 1750, at Manchester, Mass. Mr. Avery died before Jan 24, 1788, at Pownalboro (Alna), and Joseph Hilton (prob. Elizabeth's brother) was appd. admr. of his estate. Mrs. Avery m. (2) Ephraim Brown. [See The Hilton Family by John T. Hassam, A. M. (privately printed) ] . Nothing more is known of her.
      Children :

      483. i. Daniel (or David?)

      484. ii. Simeon, b. Nov. 21, 1772 m Susanna Averell

      (No. 478).
      There may have been other children.

      Mr. David Avery's father, Israel Averell, m. for his 2d wife, Mary (Lee) Hilton, widow of William Hilton, and who was mother of Ruth Hilton, who m Enoch Averell (or Avery), and of Elizabeth, who m the above David Avery.