I am looking for information on John BROWNING b abt. 1800in Goose Creek, Charleston, NC (St. James Parish). He died in 1884/1886 in Cherokee County, ALabama. I can find no information on either his or her parents.
---I did notice a an earlier post regarding a John Browning & James Browning in Goose Creek, SC which may or may not be related.The dates don't line up for them, unless the John Browning mentioned is the father of the John Browning I am researching.:(Sunflower PROBATE RECORDS of SOUTH CAROLINA, Volume 2, page 95, #158 Mention is made of John BROWNING of St. James's Parish, Goose Creek as admir on the Esta. of James BROWNING late of St. Bartholomew's Parish Decd, as next of Kin. Feb. 19th. 1774 **Book Page 131 # 220 In the Court of the Ordinary 28 Octr 1774 John BROWNING granted Guardianship of Sarah Lyon, William Lyon and Mary Lyon)----
Here is the information I do have:
John married Mary Jane HAWKINS in 1820 in North Carolina. Mary was born in 1802 in Virginia. Their son was James Madison BROWNING b 29 Oct 1824. d 27 Feb 1910. Buried inGuthrie's Chapel Cemetary, Clay County, Alabama ------------ James Madison married Annie Stacie COLEMAN b: 29 Oct. 1830, NC, d: 5 March 1926, Clay County, AL, married: 4 Feb 1846 , Henry County, GA. = buried in Guthries Chapel, Clay Co. AL. =---James Madison & Annie Stacie had the following children: ---John Daniel I Browning b: 28 MAY 1847 in Henry Co, GA James Madison Browning b: 14 MAR 1850 in Henry County, GA; d: 11 AUG 1925 in Clay County, AL; Isaac Benjamin Browning b: 13 AUG 1852 in Henry County, GA d:1930 in AL; Mary Frances Browning b: APR 1854 in Henry County, GA; Nancy Jane Browning b: DEC 1856 in Talladega, Al, d: 1938 in Clay County, AL; Eliza Clementine Browning b: ABT 1861 in Talladega, Al William Jesse Browning b: 29 JUN 1863 in Talladega, Al, d: 14 DEC 1953 in Clay County, AL, Married Sarah Frances BRADBERRY b: 15 JUL 1866 Merritt Lander Browning b: 23 APR 1869 Sidney Lafayette Browning b: 20 OCT 1871 in Clay County, AL, d: NOV 1944, Post, TX Henry M. Browning b: 1873 in Clay County Susan Melvina Browning b: 18 JUL 1874 in Clay County, AL ---------------------------- Does anyone have any hints or clues as to how this line of Brownings ties into the rest of the world?How did they end up in SC?Why did they go to Henry County, GA?