Jane Brown1

#21847, (say 1779 - )
Father*Benjamin Brown1 (s 1745 - )


Rev. Gilbert McMasters b. 1778, d. 1854
Children 1.John Crawford McMasters4 (c 1805 - )
 2.Rev. Algernon Sydney McMasters+5 (1806 - 1882)
 3.Rev. Erasmus Darwin McMasters6 (c 1808 - )
 4.Joanetta Maria McMasters+7 (1812 - 1840)
Her married name was McMasters.1 
Birth*say 1779She was born say 1779 at PennsylvaniaG.2 
circa 1799She lived circa 1799 at Canonsburg, Washington Co., PennsylvaniaG.1 
Marriage*She married Rev. Gilbert McMasters, son of James McMasters and Mary Crawford.1 
24 July 1850She appeared on the census of 24 July 1850 in the household of Rev. Erasmus Darwin McMasters at New Albany, Floyd Co., IndianaG, age 71, b. PA.3 


  1. [S1951] History of Allegheny County Pennsylvania (Chicago: A. Warner & Co., 1889), Part II:423.
  2. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census.
  3. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. E D (42), b. PA, O.S.P. clergyman.
  4. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census.
  5. [S1956] College of Wooster, online www.wooster.edu, McMaster Library Collection description. "Algernon Sydney (1807-1882) and Erasmus Darwin 1806-1866) were sons of the noted author and scholar the Rev. Dr. Gilbert McMaster (1778-1854), who served as the Moderator of the Synods (1811, 1827) and of the General Synod (1851)." The collection was donated to the College in 1883 by Mary Maxwell, dau. of Algernon Sydney and niece of Erasmus Darwin.
  6. [S1954] A. A. Thomas, Correspondence of Thomas Ebenezer Thomas (n.p.: Published by the author, 1909), p. 54.
  7. [S1958] The Schenectady Cabinet: or, Freedom's Sentinel, Schenectady, N.Y., online http://nyshistoricnewspapers.org