Joseph Brown was the father of Fieldon Ballard's wife Margaret. Three of his other daughters also came to Sangamon/Menard Co: Russell Godby's wife Elizabeth, Isaac Snodgrass's wife Sarah and Philip Barnet's wife Jane. Joseph was born in Newry, Co Down, Ireland and married Lady Jane Wiley. He appears in the census of 1820 along with the families of his sons-in-law in Kanawha/Logan Co VA.
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