Ruth Brown Family Chart

Debunking a Myth

Debunking a Myth – Why Did John Brown Go To Harper’s Ferry? My dear friend and fellow John Brown researcher, Louis A. DeCaro, Jr., featured this topic on his blog “John Brown the Abolitionist — A Biographer’s Blog” on January 14th. This has long been a point of argument with John Brown defenders and John Read More

Ruth Brown Family Chart

Lessons Learned

Lessons Learned Along the Way Ah, the blossom of youth, the eagerness of starting out, the tireless desire to collect more and more information…… I remember those first days of my genealogy research, thirty years ago. I should say WASTED first days. No direction. No Plan. No rhyme or reason. Just collecting. Does this article Read More

Ruth Brown Family Chart

John Brown’s Family Chart

Family Chart for John Brown’s Immediate Family I realized while reviewing old posts that I have never shared the Brown family chart with you, my readers. So today I start with John Brown’s immediate family. I will follow up over the next few weeks with family sheets for each of his children.