James Brown


Personal and Family Information

James was born about 1805 in Whitburn, Linlithgowshire, Scotland, the son of William Brown and Janet Christian Webster.

His wife was Jane Brown. They were married, but the date and place have not been found. Their four known children were Matthew (c1841-?), Jane (c1849-?), Robert (c1854-?) and George (c1857-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


James Brown


William Brown


Janet Christian Webster



BirthABT 1805
Place: Whitburn, Linlithgowshire, Scotland
Christening10 NOV 1805
Place: Whitburn, Linlithgowshire, Scotland


Note 1

!Note: Took care of sister Helen Huskie [Hotchkiss] Brown's children around 1861.

!Source: http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/ OPR Births & Baptisms

!Source: http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/ 1861 Census Whitburn

James Brown, Head, married 55, Ironstone miner, Linlithgow, Whitburn

Jane Brown, Wife, married, 49, Ironstoness?, Linlithgow, Whitburn

Matthew Brown, Son, unm,20,Ironstone Miner, Linlithgow, Whitburn

Jane Brown, Daugher, unm,11,Scholar, Linlithgow, Whitburn

Robert Brown, Son, -,7,Scholar, Linlithgow, Whitburn

George Brown, Son, -, 4, Linlithgow, Whitburn

*John Huskey, Nephew, Unm,19, Gas Coal Miner, Larbert, Stirlingshire

*James Huskey, Nephew, Unm, 14,Ironstone Miner, Larbert, Stirlingshire

*Helen Huskey, Niece, Unm, 11, - , Larbert, Stirlingshire