Phoebe Browne
(1620-1664)

Phoebe Brown is the seventh great grandmother of Rachel Wilcox Liberacki.

Parents

Unknown
Unknown

Spouse

Thomas Lee



Greenfield Larrabee

Children

Jane Lee
Thomas Lee
Sarah Lee


Sarah Larrabee
Greenfield Larrabee
John Larrabee


Phoebe Browne1 was born on 1 October 1620 in Rusper, Sussex, England.

On 28 November 1639, she married Thomas Lee. Two years later, in 1641, the family emigrated to New England. Unfortunately, on the ship ride, Phoebe became a widow.

Sometime after arriving in Massachusetts, Phoebe married Greenfield Larrabee.

On 22 December 1664, Phoebe died in Northampton, Massachusetts.

1Phoebe is sometimes spelled "Phebe" and "Phabe." "Browne" is sometimes written as "Brown."

Documents

Library

Caulkins, Frances Manwaring. History of Norwich Connecticut from Its Posession by the Indians to the Year 1866. np: Friends of the Author, 1874.

Kelly, Hermon Alfred. A Genealogical History of the Kelly Family Descended from Joseph Kelly of Norwich, Connecticut with Much Biographical Matter Concerning the First Four Generations, and Notes of Inflowing Female Lines. Cleveland: Privately Printed, 1897.



"Mayflower in Plymouth Harbor," by William Halsall, 1882.
Two months before Phoebe was born, the Mayflower left England for New England.