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The vale of Leven Browns and their Australasian descendants / by Bruce Wilson Brown
Call No: A6/BRO/24
Author: Brown, Bruce Wilson ;
Publisher: Blaxland, N.S.W. : Bruce W Brown 2005.
Subject: Brown family ; Australia - family history ;
Material Type: Book
Pagination: xiv, 323p. : ill., ports., facsims., maps, geneal. charts ; 30 cm.
Notes: Includes index
Bibliography: p. 305-306
Public Note: Donated by Bruce W. Brown
Summary: Family history covering the BROWN family from the parish of Bonhill in Dumbarton, Scotland to Australia. Henry Stuart arrived in Sydney on the Bermondsey in 1848 & set up a general store in Wattle Flat, Hill End. He had no issue but several of his siblings & their families also came in the late 1860's. Cousins, twin brothers Thomas & James Brown arrived in Queensland on the Montmorency in 1862 & Prince Consort in 1864 respectively.They eventually settled in Balmain establishing an engraving & die-sinking workshops in Sydney. In New Zealand other Brown descendants arrived at Port Chalmers on the 'Pladda' in 1861 & Bluff, Invercargill on the 'Robert Henderson' in 1863. Associated names include STUART, HAMILTON, MUNROE, SMITH, BREMNER, WILSON, STEWART, YOUNG, GALBRAITH, MILLER , DAVIDSON, BRETT, FERGUSON, FOSTER, GILES, GOW, GRANGER, HAMILTON,JONES, McCARTHY and SMITH.

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