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Sylvaus BrownAge: 75 years17651840

Sylvaus Brown
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Birth about 1765 25 23

Birth of a sisterJane Brown
1769 (Age 4 years)

Birth of a brotherJohn Willis Brown Sr.
July 9, 1774 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherDavid Brown
about 1775 (Age 10 years)

Kentucky County, Virginia Formed December 31, 1776 (Age 11 years)

Note: Kentucky County (then alternately spelled Kentucke County) was formed by the Commonwealth of Virginia by dividing Fincastle County, VA. into three new counties: Kentucky, Washington, and Montgomery, effective December 31, 1776. During the three and one-half years of Kentucky County's existence, its seat of government was Harrodstown (then also known as Oldtown, later renamed Harrodsburg).
Articles of Confederation November 17, 1777 (Age 12 years)

Note: The Continental Congress submitted the Articles of Confederation to the states for ratification.
Kentucky County, Virginia Abolished June 30, 1780 (Age 15 years)

Note: Kentucky County was abolished on June 30, 1780, when it was divided into Fayette, Jefferson, and Lincoln counties of Virginia.[1] These later petitioned together to separate from Virginia, which was approved by the Virginia House of Delegates.
Birth of a brotherJotham Brown
about 1783 (Age 18 years)

Birth of a sisterMercy Brown
about 1784 (Age 19 years)

Birth of a brotherWilliam Brown
about 1789 (Age 24 years)

Birth of a sisterLydia Brown
about 1790 (Age 25 years)

Kentucky Becomes 15th State June 25, 1792 (Age 27 years)

Lincoln County, Kentucky Formed June 25, 1792 (Age 27 years)

Note: Lincoln was one of the original three counties formed out of Virginia's Kentucky County. (The other two were Fayette and Jefferson counties.) These three were separated from Virginia to create the Commonwealth of Kentucky in 1792.
George Washington Relected December 5, 1792 (Age 27 years)

Note: Geo. Washington relected to his second term as president.
Death of a fatherJotham Brown
about 1799 (Age 34 years) Age: Virginia, USA

Knox County, Kentucky Formed December 19, 1799 (Age 34 years)

Note: Knox County was officially formed on December 19, 1799. Losing counties were Lincoln County.
Death of a motherPhoebe Ellen Johnston
about 1808 (Age 43 years)

Rockcastle County, Kentucky Formed January 8, 1810 (Age 45 years)

Note: Rockcastle County was officially formed on January 8, 1810. Losing counties were Lincoln, Pulaski, Madison and Knox counties.
New Madrid Earthquake December 16, 1811 (Age 46 years)

Note: New Madrid Earthquake reverses course of Mississippi River.(
Death of a brotherWilliam Brown
about 1817 (Age 52 years)

Harlan County, Kentucky Formed January 28, 1819 (Age 54 years)

Note: Harlan County was officially formed on January 28, 1819. Losing counties were Knox County.
Death of a brotherJohn Willis Brown Sr.
December 7, 1830 (Age 65 years)
Death of a sisterEsther Brown
about 1840 (on the date of death)

Death about 1840 (Age 75 years)

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