David Brown

Birth Name:

David Preston Jessop


(2000-01-16) January 16, 2000 (age 18)


Robyn Brown (mother)
Kody Brown (adoptive father)
David Preston Jessop (biological father)


6 brothers and 11 sisters

David Dayton Brown, known as Dayton, is the eldest child of Robyn Brown and her ex-husband, David Preston Jessop. His parents divorced in 2007 and in 2010, his mother married Kody Brown.

On the Sister Wives show it has been mentioned that since his parents divorced, Dayton's biological father has not supported him or his siblings financially and contacts them infrequently.

On June 17, 2015, Dayton and his sisters Aurora and Breanna were legally adopted by Kody Brown. As part of the adoption process, Dayton also legally changed his name from David Preston Jessop to David Dayton Brown.

Dayton has Asperger's Syndrome, a form of Autism. He has a passionate interest in classic cars.