Hi Richard, do you know which brownsociety.org family [DNA] group your line of Browns are in? This [DNA] information will go a long, long way toward finding your ancestors, mother's & father's side. Who do you trace your oldest/earliest known [male] Brown ancestor to? My mom's family is closely [per DNA results] related to Gibson, Brown & Fisher. Moore is the 3rd most popularly related surname to my mom, per DNA results.