Jacob Brown was born 11 December 1736 in Union County, South Carolina, United States to Gabriel Brown (c1710-1786) and Mary Keen (1710-1736) and died 28 June 1785 Jonesborough, Washington County, Tennessee, United States of unspecified causes. He married Ruth Gordon (1740-1810) 14 August 1760 in South Carolina, United States.
He fought at Battle of Kings Mountain as a captain.
|Offspring of Jacob Brown and Ruth Gordon (1740-1810)|
|Jacob Brown (1761-1838)|
|Benjamin Brown (1765-1816)|
|Thomas Brown (c1765-1829)|
|John Gordon Brown (1767-aft1830)|
Jacob Brown's plaque is located to the left of the front door of the old courthouse, Main St, in Jonesborough Tennessee.