M, #2189, b. 4 December 1842
|Father*||John Brown b. 2 Dec 1804|
|Mother*||Harriett Conway b. 15 Feb 1805, d. Oct 1849|
Richard Brown was baptized on Sunday, 4 December 1842 at Shipton Gorge, Dorset Co., England. He appeared with Jemima Conway Brown on the census of 1851 at Bridport Union Workhouse, Bridport, Dorset Co., England. He was entered as: Richard Brown, pauper, male, age 8, scholar, born Shipton. He appeared in the census of 7 April 1861 on board a Royal Naval Vessel, London, England. He was recorded as: Richard Brown, ordinary seaman, single, male, age 19, born Shipton.