John Brown born Mar 1840 in Ireland, was a boot/shoe fitter, Civil War Veteran.Married Sarah Jane Smith 12-30-1866 in NY. She was born 1845 in CT or NY, died in or before 1892, parents from Ireland. Children: William, Thomas, Sarah, Frances, Alice, Catherine, John, Emma Francis (married Edward Kern).When Sarah died, he married Emma ____, and had Clara, Samuel (married Anna Dietz) and Robert. I would like to know more about John and Sarah Jane, and possibly earlier generations. Does this ring a bell for anyone? Other names associated with them: Petit, Gerbe.