Aris and Joanna were married in Mecklenburg County, South Carolina by Parson James Cragg, a Protestant Minister when Joanna was almost 17 years old before they moved to Spartanburg County, South Carolina.
Almost all of Aris Brown's children are named in his Revolutionary War pension.
Their names were John, William, Nancy, Betsy, Katy, Polly, Joanna.
There were two daughters named Polly. After the death of the first Polly, they decided to name another daughter Polly.
There is a claim by someone named Godfrey Isbell of Red Clay, Georgia, who claimed to be an heir to Aris Brown.