|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Title:||John Brownfield copybook|
|Extent:||0.02 cubic feet (1 microfilm roll)|
John Brownfield arrived in Savannah in February of 1735. Having been a servant of Colonel James Oglethorpe, Brownfield was given lot 175 in Savannah and was appointed Register and Naval Officer on October 7, 1735. It was said that he was negligent in this office and troublesome to the magistrates. At one time he was a member of the Church of England, a follower of George Whitefield, a follower of John Wesley, and a Moravian. John Brownfield died on March 24th, 1737/8. (From A List of the Early Settlers of Georgia by E. Merton Coulter)
This collection contains microfilm of a copybook of John Brownfield.
The Archives of the Moravian Church, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.
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