The following data is extracted from Genealogy and Biography of Ontario County, New York.
John, son of Thomas (3) Brayton, was born about 1770-75 and came with his parents to northern New York. He settled in Queensbury, Washington county, adjoining Kingsbury, where his father lived, and followed farming. He married Mary Harris and they had twelve children.
Source: Genealogy and Biography of Ontario County, New York