PoliticalGraveyard.com
The Political Graveyard: A Database of American History
Index to Politicians

Brown, J.

BROWN (Soundex B650) — See also BOWN, BRAWN, BRON, BRONN, BROUN, BROW, BROWN-PLOFKER, BROWN-WAITE, BROWNBACK, BROWNE, BROWNELL, BROWNER, BROWNING, BROWNLEE, BROWNLEY, BROWNLIE, BROWNLOW, BROWNRIGG, BROWNS, BROWNSON, BROWNYARD, BRUEN, BRUENE, BRUENN, BRUHN, BRUIEN, BRUIN, BRUN, BRUNE, BRUNN, BRUUN, BRUYN, DROWN, MCBROWN, REYNOLDS-BROWN, SEELY-BROWN.

  Brown, J. A. — of Chadbourn, Columbus County, N.C.; Whiteville, Columbus County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1924, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. Austin — of Monticello, Wayne County, Ky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. B. — of Alexandria, Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. B. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. D. — of Leon, Decatur County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. Dalzell — of San Francisco, Calif. Honorary Consul for Uruguay in San Francisco, Calif., 1907. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. E. — of Mapleton, Blue Earth County, Minn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. E. — of Keystone, McDowell County, W.Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. E. — also known as Buster Brown — Republican. Member of Texas state senate 17th District; elected 1992, 1994, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Brown, J. Earle — of St. Johns, Clinton County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1907-15; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. Earle — of Lansing, Ingham County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. Elro — of Port Arthur, Jefferson County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. F. — of Johnston County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Johnston County, 1899-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. Fred — of Casa Grande, Pinal County, Ariz. Republican. Member of Arizona state senate, 1912-13. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. G. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. G. — of Arkansas. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Arkansas 7th District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. Graham — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1924, 1948, 1956, 1960. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. H. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 37, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Brown, J. H. — of Olive Branch, DeSoto County, Miss. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. Hay See Jacob Hay Brown
  Brown, J. Henry — U.S. Attorney for Puerto Rico, 1915. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. Herb — of Woodlawn, Carroll County, Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. Hewetson — U.S. Consular Agent in Carlisle, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. Ike — of Oak Hill, Fayette County, W.Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. J. — of Eldora, Hardin County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. J. — Georgia commissioner of agriculture, 1917-23. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. K. — of Holland Patent, Oneida County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. Lukin — of Silex, Lincoln County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Lincoln County Democratic Party, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. M. — of North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. Marion — of Fontanelle, Washington County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state senate, 1891. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. Marshall (b. 1924) — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Born in 1924. Democrat. Member of Louisiana state house of representatives, 1952-60; member of Democratic National Committee from Louisiana, 1963. Still living as of 1967.
  Brown, J. Michael — of Oklahoma. Republican. Presidential Elector for Oklahoma, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Brown, J. N. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. O. — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. P. — Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. Paul — Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Brown, J. Pope See James Pope Brown
  Brown, J. R. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 18th District, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Brown, J. Scott (b. 1911) — of New Cumberland, Hancock County, W.Va. Born in New Cumberland, Hancock County, W.Va., September 19, 1911. Republican. Insurance and real estate business; chair of Hancock County Republican Party, 1940-42; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Hancock County; elected 1942. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Moose; Phi Kappa Psi. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Robert Morrow Brown and Leora (Scott) Brown; married, June 15, 1937, to Margaret Virginia Wilson.
  Brown, J. Sinclair — of Roanoke, Va. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1924; delegate to Virginia limited constitutional convention 21st District, 1945. Burial location unknown.
  The J. Sinclair Brown Bridge (opened 1949), which takes Route 11 over the Roanoke River, in Salem, Virginia, is named for him.
  Brown, J. Slidell — of Randolph County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state senate 13th District, 1933-34; defeated, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. Stanley — of Illinois. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. T. — of Jackson, Hinds County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. W. — of Idaho. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Idaho Territory, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. W. — of Bastrop, Morehouse Parish, La. Postmaster at Bastrop, La., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. W. — of Warrensburg, Johnson County, Mo. Postmaster at Warrensburg, Mo., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. W. — of Granville County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state senate 21st District, 1889-90. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. W. — of Kings Mountain, Cleveland County, N.C. Postmaster at Kings Mountain, N.C., 1889, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. W. — of Sylacauga, Talladega County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. W. — of Eagle Butte, Dewey County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 56th District, 1933-36. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, J. Walter — of Oak Hill, Fayette County, W.Va. Republican. Mayor of Oak Hill, W.Va., 1967-78. Still living as of 1978.
  Brown, J. Watt — of Danville, Boyle County, Ky. Democrat. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives 43rd District, 1930-31. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Jack — U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Indiana, 1953-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Jack — of Excelsior Springs, Clay County, Mo. Democrat. Mayor of Excelsior Springs, Mo., 1963. Still living as of 1963.
  Brown, Jack — of Clay County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Clay County, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Brown, Jack — of Sunrise, Broward County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Brown, Jack A. — of St. Johns, Apache County, Ariz. Democrat. Member of Arizona state house of representatives, 1963-64, 1987-95; member of Arizona state senate; elected 1998; elected unopposed 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Brown, Jack Edward (1927-2000) — also known as Jack E. Brown — of Paradise Valley, Maricopa County, Ariz. Born in Omaha, Douglas County, Neb., March 15, 1927. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for U.S. Representative from Arizona, 1972. Member, American Bar Association; American Arbitration Association. Died January 6, 2000 (age 72 years, 297 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Jacob Brown and Mary (Radinsky) Brown; married, August 27, 1950, to Suzanne Goldman.
  Brown, Jack M. — of near East Lansing, Clinton County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 86th District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Brown, Jacob Hay (b. 1849) — also known as J. Hay Brown — of Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pa. Born in York, York County, Pa., September 11, 1849. Republican. Lawyer; Lancaster County Solicitor, 1876-79; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1880; justice of Pennsylvania state supreme court, 1899-1921; chief justice of Pennsylvania state supreme court, 1915-21. Lutheran. Member, American Bar Association. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. James A. Brown and Mary E. (Hay) Brown.
  Brown, James (1766-1835) — of Kentucky; New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Born near Staunton, Augusta County, Va., September 11, 1766. Lawyer; U.S. Attorney for Kentucky, 1791; secretary of state of Kentucky, 1792-96; secretary of Orleans Territory, 1804; U.S. Attorney for Louisiana, 1805-08; U.S. Senator from Louisiana, 1813-17, 1819-23; resigned 1823; U.S. Minister to France, 1823-29. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., April 7, 1835 (age 68 years, 208 days). Interment at Christ Church Burial Ground, Philadelphia, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. John Brown and Margaret (Preston) Brown; brother of John Brown; married to Ann Hart; cousin *** of John Breckinridge, James Breckinridge and Francis Smith Preston (1765-1836).
  Political families: Brown-Breckinridge family of Virginia; Breckinridge-Preston-Cabell-Henry family of Virginia; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Brown, James (d. 1814) — of Wayne County, Ind. Member of Indiana territorial House of Representatives, 1812-13. Died in 1814. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterbury, 1859-60; member of Connecticut state senate 5th District, 1861. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James — of Blue Earth County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 10, 1883-84. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Brown, James (b. 1858) — of Chamberlain, Brule County, S.Dak. Born in Crosshouse, Ayrshire, Scotland, October 12, 1858. Democrat. Naturalized U.S. citizen; lawyer; Brule County Judge, 1897-1901; judge of South Dakota state supreme court 2nd District, 1927-31. Congregationalist. Scottish ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Matthew Brown and Agnes (Longmuir) Brown; married, November 10, 1886, to Jessie Benton Schuyler (died 1912); married 1915 to Martha Barber.
  Brown, James — of Columbia City, Whitley County, Ind. Republican. Mayor of Columbia City, Ind.; elected 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James — Communist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Minnesota, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Brown, James — of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Brown, James A. — of Kings County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Kings County 9th District, 1886. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James A. — of Norwich, New London County, Conn. First selectman of Norwich, Connecticut, 1896-97. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James A. — of South Norwalk (now part of Norwalk), Fairfield County, Conn. First selectman of Norwalk, Connecticut, 1901, 1909, 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James Arthur — of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1927. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James Barrett (b. 1885) — also known as James B. Brown — of Everett, Middlesex County, Mass.; Reading, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Bellows Falls, Rockingham, Windham County, Vt., March 3, 1885. Republican. Lawyer; general counsel, Massachusetts Bankers Association; special counsel, Boston & Maine Railroad; vice-president, First National Bank of Reading; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Twentieth Middlesex District, 1921-24; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of George Addison Brown and Flora (Pierce) Brown; married, July 30, 1913, to Grace Donaldson.
  Brown, James C. — of Ontario County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Ontario County, 1843. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James C. — Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 28th District, 1867-69. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James C. — of Spring Valley, Rockland County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Rockland County, 1875. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James C. — of Greenville, Mercer County, Pa. Born in Pennsylvania. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 20th Pennsylvania District, 1879. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James Curns (1848-1921) — also known as James C. Brown — of Bloomsburg, Columbia County, Pa. Born in Mifflinville, Columbia County, Pa., April 29, 1848. Republican. Surveyor; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1884, 1900, 1920; postmaster at Bloomsburg, Pa., 1902-14. Died, from heart disease, in Black Creek Township, Luzerne County, Pa., January 8, 1921 (age 72 years, 254 days). Interment at Brown Cemetery, Mifflinville, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of William Nice Brown (1807-1876) and Loretta (Yonker) Brown (1817-1902).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Brown, James Douglas — of Ozark, Dale County, Ala. Mayor of Ozark, Ala., 1952-60. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James E. — of Athens, Clarke County, Ga. Postmaster at Athens, Ga., 1816-18. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James E., Jr. — U.S. Vice Consul in Mexico City, as of 1929; U.S. Consul in Montevideo, as of 1947. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James E. — of Washington, D.C. U.S. Vice Consul in Monrovia, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James Edward — also known as James E. Brown — of Dillon, Beaverhead County, Mont. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 2008, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Brown, James F. — of Michigan. Mayor of East Saginaw, Mich., 1864-65. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James F. — of Kanawha County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Kanawha County, 1883. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James G. — of Magnolia, Columbia County, Ark. Postmaster at Magnolia, Ark., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James H. — of Ulster County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Ulster County 2nd District, 1873. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James H. — of Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Md. Mayor of Annapolis, Md., 1877-79, 1889-93. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James H. — of Schoharie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Schoharie County, 1877, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James H. — of Kanawha County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Kanawha County, 1883. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James H. — of New York. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James H., Sr. — of Shreveport, Caddo Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Brown, James H., Jr. — of Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Brown, James Harvey (1906-1995) — also known as James H. Brown — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Jamestown, Stutsman County, N.Dak., April 22, 1906. Democrat. Electrical engineer; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; vice-chair of California Democratic Party, 1948-58; candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1952; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1960 (alternate), 1964; municipal judge in California, 1964-. Congregationalist. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Freemasons; Shriners. Died July 10, 1995 (age 89 years, 79 days). Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James Henry (1818-1900) — also known as James H. Brown — of Kanawha County, W.Va. Born in Cabell County, Va. (now W.Va.), December 25, 1818. Republican. Judge of West Virginia supreme court of appeals, 1863-70. Died in Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va., October 28, 1900 (age 81 years, 307 days). Interment at Spring Hill Cemetery, Charleston, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin Brown.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Brown, James Henry (b. 1859) — of Denver, Colo. Born in St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo., September 3, 1859. Republican. Lawyer; attorney for railroads; member of Colorado state house of representatives, 1890-92. Member, American Bar Association; Society of Colonial Wars; Sons of the Revolution; Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Shriners. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Henry Cordes Brown and Jane Cory (Thompson) Brown; married, December 3, 1884, to Mary A. Clark (died 1913).
  Brown, James M. — of Darlington Court House (now Darlington), Darlington County, S.C. Republican. Postmaster at Darlington Court House, S.C., 1865-69. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James M. — of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Republican. Postmaster at Toledo, Ohio, 1890-94. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James M. — of Michigan. Commonwealth candidate for secretary of state of Michigan, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James M. — of Kalamazoo County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Kalamazoo County 1st District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James M. — of Oregon. Oregon state attorney general, 1980-81. Still living as of 1981.
  Brown, James McClure — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Brown, James Pope (b. 1855) — also known as J. Pope Brown — of Georgia. Born in Houston County, Ga., May 4, 1855. Member of Georgia state house of representatives, 1894; Georgia state treasurer, 1909-11. Baptist. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James R. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Independence League candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James R. — of Denison, Grayson County, Tex. Democrat. Postmaster at Denison, Tex., 1944-57 (acting, 1944-48). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James R. — of Harrisville, Ritchie County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates 7th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Brown, James S., Jr. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1953-58. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James Sproat (1824-1878) — also known as James S. Brown — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Born in Hampden, Penobscot County, Maine, February 1, 1824. Democrat. Wisconsin state attorney general, 1848-50; mayor of Milwaukee, Wis., 1861-62; U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 1st District, 1863-65. Died in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., April 15, 1878 (age 54 years, 73 days). Interment at Forest Home Cemetery, Milwaukee, Wis.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Brown, James V. — Republican. Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James W. (1844-1909) — of Pennsylvania. Born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., July 14, 1844. Republican. U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 32nd District, 1903-05. Died in Point Mouille, Monroe County, Mich., October 23, 1909 (age 65 years, 101 days). Interment at Allegheny Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Pa.
  Relatives: Married, October 7, 1869, to Clara Palmer Howe (daughter of Thomas Marshall Howe (1808-1877)).
  Political family: Howe family of Massachusetts.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Brown, James W. — of Brownsville, Haywood County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James W. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1924, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James W. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York Democratic State Committee, 1945. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, James W. — of Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Brown, Jan — of Sullivan County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Sullivan County, 1913-14. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Jane C. — of Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Janice Rogers (b. 1949) — Born in Greenville, Butler County, Ala., 1949. Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, 2005-. Female. African ancestry. Still living as of 2017.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Brown, Janie McDonald — of Mt. Vernon, Lawrence County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1928. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Jason — of Platte City, Platte County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Brown, Jason Brevoort (1839-1898) — also known as Jason B. Brown — Born in Dillsboro, Dearborn County, Ind., February 26, 1839. Democrat. Member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1863-65; candidate for Presidential Elector for Indiana, 1868; member of Indiana state senate, 1871-73, 1881-83; secretary of Wyoming Territory, 1873-75; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1884; U.S. Representative from Indiana 3rd District, 1889-95. Died in Seymour, Jackson County, Ind., March 10, 1898 (age 59 years, 12 days). Interment at Riverview Cemetery, Seymour, Ind.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Brown, Jason P. — of Providence County, R.I. Republican. Candidate for Rhode Island state house of representatives 47th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Brown, Jay D. — of West Covina, Los Angeles County, Calif. Mayor of West Covina, Calif., 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Brown, Jean Elliott — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 16th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Brown, Jeanetta Welch — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1946; member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1947. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Jeannine M. — of Bath, Clinton County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 86th District, 2001. Female. Still living as of 2001.
  Brown, Jeff — Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 49th District, 2006. Still living as of 2006.
  Brown, Jefferson — of Kentucky. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 1st District, 1853. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Jefferson G. (b. 1872) — of Avoca, St. Clair County, Mich. Born in Kenockee Township, St. Clair County, Mich., 1872. Delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention 11th District, 1907-08; Independent Progressive candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Jeffery — of Easley, Pickens County, S.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Brown, Jeffrey — Blue Enigma candidate for Governor of Delaware, 2008; Blue Enigma candidate for U.S. Representative from Delaware at-large, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Brown, Jeffrey Clayton — of North Carolina. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from North Carolina 10th District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Brown, Jeffrey J. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 21st District, 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  Brown, Jennifer — of Hillsboro, Washington County, Ore. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Brown, Jeremiah (1785-1858) — of Pennsylvania. Born in Fulton Township, Lancaster County, Pa., April 14, 1785. Whig. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1826; delegate to Pennsylvania state constitutional convention, 1836; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1841-45 (4th District 1841-43, 8th District 1843-45); county judge in Pennsylvania, 1851-56. Died in Goshen, Fulton Township, Lancaster County, Pa., March 2, 1858 (age 72 years, 322 days). Interment at Penn Hill Quaker Meeting House Cemetery, Fulton Township, Lancaster County, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Brown, Jeremiah — of Genesee County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Genesee County, 1825. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Jeremiah — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Connecticut state treasurer, 1835-38. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Jeremiah (d. 1896) — of Northampton, Hampshire County, Mass. Democrat. Mayor of Northampton, Mass., 1889-90. Died, from heart disease, November 2, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Jeremiah A. (b. 1841) — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., November 14, 1841. Republican. Carpenter; deputy sheriff; member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1886-87. African ancestry. Member, Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Brown and Frances J. Brown; married, January 17, 1864, to Mary A. Wheeler.
  Brown, Jerry See Edmund Gerald Brown, Jr.
  Brown, Jess — of California. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 17th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Brown, Jesse — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Mayor of Little Rock, Ark., 1838-40. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Jesse — of Johnston County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Johnston County, 1883-84. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Jesse — of Tennessee. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Tennessee 2nd District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Brown, Jesse (1944-2002) — Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., March 27, 1944. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Vietnam War; U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs, 1993-97; speaker, Democratic National Convention, 1996. African ancestry. Member, Disabled American Veterans. His arm was partially paralyzed as a result of a combat injury in Vietnam, 1965. Died, from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, in Warrenton, Fauquier County, Va., August 15, 2002 (age 58 years, 141 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of David Brown and Lucille (Marsh) Brown.
  Epitaph: "Champion of Veterans. Beloved son, brother, husband, father and grandfather."
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Brown, Jesse J. — of New Albany, Floyd County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Jesse R. — of Edwardsville, Madison County, Ill. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 22nd District, 1934, 1936, 1938; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1944. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Jesse S., Jr. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 7th District, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Brown, Jim — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Louisiana 5th District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Brown, Jim — of Tulsa, Tulsa County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Brown, Jim N. (1926-1991) — of Mason, Ingham County, Mich.; Okemos, Ingham County, Mich. Born in Mason, Ingham County, Mich., December 9, 1926. Republican. Served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1968; member of Michigan state house of representatives 59th District, 1969-72; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 6th District, 1972. Presbyterian. Member, Kiwanis; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Died in Lansing, Ingham County, Mich., April 14, 1991 (age 64 years, 126 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Vernon Jacobs Brown (1874-1964).
  Brown, Jimmy — of Whitesburg, Letcher County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1972; candidate in primary for Kentucky state house of representatives 91st District, 1973. Still living as of 1973.
  Brown, Joe See Joseph Emerson Brown
  Brown, Joe See Joseph Edgar Brown
  Brown, Joe — of Natchez, Adams County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Joe (born c.1941) — of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev. Born about 1941. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 2004, 2008; member of Republican National Committee from Nevada, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Brown, Joe — of Montezuma, Poweshiek County, Iowa. Democrat. Member of Iowa state senate 27th District; elected 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  Brown, Joe B. — of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Joe B. — U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Tennessee, 1981-91. Still living as of 1991.
  Brown, Joe H. — of Woonsocket, Sanborn County, S.Dak. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Dakota, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Joel — of Dutchess County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Dutchess County, 1833. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Joel Bascom (b. 1872) — of Cullman, Cullman County, Ala. Born near Somerville, Morgan County, Ala., May 18, 1872. Democrat. Lawyer; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1908; Judge, Alabama Court of Appeals, 1915-19; associate justice of Alabama state supreme court, 1919-21, 1927-. Methodist. Member, Knights of Pythias. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of George Robinson Brown and Sarah (Morris) Brown; married, November 24, 1898, to Minerva Heideberg; married 1941 to Rebecca (Knight) Odum (daughter of Thomas Edmund Knight (1868-?)).
  Political family: Knight family of Greensboro, Alabama.
  Brown, JoEtta — of Gardnerville, Douglas County, Nev. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nevada, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Brown, John (1736-1803) — of Rhode Island. Born in Providence, Providence County, R.I., January 27, 1736. Merchant; banker; member of Rhode Island state house of representatives, 1782-84; U.S. Representative from Rhode Island at-large, 1799-1801. Died in Providence, Providence County, R.I., September 20, 1803 (age 67 years, 236 days). Interment at North Burial Ground, Providence, R.I.
  Relatives: Son of James Browne (1698-1739) and Hope (Power) Browne (1702-1792); uncle of Benjamin Brown; grandfather of John Brown Francis; second cousin twice removed of John Appleton (1804-1891); second cousin four times removed of Daniel Parrish Witter and Arthur Taggard Appleton; third cousin twice removed of William Sprague (1799-1856); third cousin thrice removed of Augustus Brown Reed Sprague and William Sprague (1830-1915).
  Political families: Kidder family of Connecticut; Sprague family of Providence, Rhode Island; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Biddle-Randolph family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts; Appleton family of Massachusetts; Beakes-Greene-Jennings family of Michigan; Shippen-Middleton family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Brown, John (1757-1837) — of Frankfort, Franklin County, Ky. Born in Staunton, Va., September 12, 1757. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; lawyer; member of Virginia state senate, 1784-88; Delegate to Continental Congress from Virginia, 1787-88; U.S. Representative from Virginia, 1789-92 (at-large 1789-91, 2nd District 1791-92); U.S. Senator from Kentucky, 1792-1805. Scotch-Irish ancestry. Member, Freemasons. Died in Lexington, Fayette County, Ky., August 29, 1837 (age 79 years, 351 days). Interment at Frankfort Cemetery, Frankfort, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. John Brown and Margaret (Preston) Brown; brother of James Brown (1766-1835); married, February 21, 1799, to Margaretta Mason; father of Mason Brown; grandfather of Benjamin Gratz Brown; cousin *** of John Breckinridge, James Breckinridge and Francis Smith Preston.
  Political families: Brown-Breckinridge family of Virginia; Breckinridge-Preston-Cabell-Henry family of Virginia (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Brown, John (d. 1815) — of Maryland. Born in Maryland. Democrat. Member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1807-08; U.S. Representative from Maryland 7th District, 1809-10. Methodist. Died in Centreville, Queen Anne's County, Md., December 13, 1815. Interment at Chesterfield Cemetery, Centreville, Md.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Brown, John — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County, 1802-03. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John — of Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pa. Postmaster at Chambersburg, Pa., 1802-18. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John — of Albany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1807-09. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John — of Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio. Postmaster at Portsmouth, Ohio, 1808-12. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John (1772-1845) — of Lewistown, Mifflin County, Pa. Born in Mifflin County, Pa., August 12, 1772. Miller; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1809-13; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1821-25 (9th District 1821-23, 12th District 1823-25). Died in Buncombe County, N.C., October 12, 1845 (age 73 years, 61 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Asheville, N.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Brown, John, Jr. — of Cayuga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Cayuga County, 1815-17. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John — of Bath, Steuben County, N.Y. Postmaster at Bath, N.Y., 1824-29. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John II (1785-1876) — of Athens, Athens County, Ohio. Born in Rowe, Franklin County, Mass., December 1, 1785. Innkeeper; mayor of Athens, Ohio, 1839-42, 1843-48, 1849-50, 1852-53. Died March 29, 1876 (age 90 years, 119 days). Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John — of Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 21st District, 1827-31. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John — of Stamford, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Postmaster at Stamford, Conn., 1829-41. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 5th District, 1852. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John — of Mansfield, Tolland County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 21st District, 1858. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John, Jr. (1821-1895) — of Osawatomie, Miami County, Kan.; Put-in-Bay, Ottawa County, Ohio. Born in Hudson, Summit County, Ohio, July 25, 1821. Member of Kansas state legislature; elected 1856; served in the Union Army during the Civil War. Died in Put-in-Bay, Ottawa County, Ohio, May 3, 1895 (age 73 years, 282 days). Interment at Crown Hill Cemetery, Put-in-Bay, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of John Brown (1800-1859; abolitionist who led raid on Harper's Ferry in 1859); married to Wealthy Hotchkiss (1829-1911).
  Brown, John — of Willimantic, Windham County, Conn. Republican. Postmaster at Willimantic, Conn., 1869-81. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 20th District, 1870-71. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John — of Corona, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Queens County 1st District, 1898. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John — of Orange, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Orange; elected 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John — of Boca Raton, Palm Beach County, Fla. Born in Florida. Mayor of Boca Raton, Fla., 1925-29. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 12th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John — U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Tennessee, 1948-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John, Jr. — of Elkins, Randolph County, W.Va. Republican. Chair of Randolph County Republican Party, 1952-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John — of Clay Center, Clay County, Kan. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Brown, John — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 6th District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Brown, John — of Warsaw, Richmond County, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Brown, John — of West Virginia. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from West Virginia 2nd District, 1998, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Brown, John — of Pismo Beach, San Luis Obispo County, Calif. Mayor of Pismo Beach, Calif., 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Brown, John B. — of New Castle, Lawrence County, Pa. Mayor of New Castle, Pa., 1890-93; postmaster at New Castle, Pa., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John Brewer (1836-1898) — also known as John B. Brown — of Maryland. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., May 13, 1836. Democrat. Member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1870; member of Maryland state senate, 1888-94; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1888 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization); U.S. Representative from Maryland 1st District, 1892-93. Episcopalian. Died in Centreville, Queen Anne's County, Md., May 16, 1898 (age 62 years, 3 days). Interment at Chesterfield Cemetery, Centreville, Md.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Brown, John C. — of Jefferson County, Ohio. Ohio treasurer of state, 1886-92. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John C. (1860-1915) — of Willow Springs, Howell County, Mo.; Fredericktown, Madison County, Mo. Born in Carter County, Mo., March 22, 1860. Republican. Lawyer; Carter County Prosecuting Attorney, 1889; mayor of Willow Springs, Mo., 1895-98; justice of Missouri state supreme court, 1911-15; died in office 1915. Died in St. Louis, Mo., September 4, 1915 (age 55 years, 166 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, June 22, 1887, to Sarah E. Pool.
  Brown, John C. — of Wentzville, St. Charles County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 9th District, 1914; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John C. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Virginia 9th District, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Brown, John Calvin (1827-1889) — also known as John C. Brown — of Pulaski, Giles County, Tenn. Born in Giles County, Tenn., January 6, 1827. Democrat. Lawyer; Presidential Elector for Tennessee, 1860; general in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; delegate to Tennessee state constitutional convention, 1870; Governor of Tennessee, 1871-75; president, Texas and Pacific Railroad; president, Tennessee Coal, Iron and Railroad Company; president, Bon Air Coal Company; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1876 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1888. Died in Red Boiling Springs, Macon County, Tenn., August 17, 1889 (age 62 years, 223 days). Interment at Maplewood Cemetery, Pulaski, Tenn.
  Presumably named for: John Calvin
  Relatives: Son of Duncan Brown and Margaret (Smith) Brown; brother of Neill Smith Brown (1810-1886); married to Anne Pointer; married 1864 to Elizabeth Childress; father of Marie Childress Brown (who married Benton McMillin); uncle of Theodore M. Brantley.
  Political family: Brown-Oliver-McMillin family.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Brown, John D. — People's candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 5th District, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John E. — of Boone, Watauga County, N.C. Democrat. Postmaster at Boone, N.C., 1919-23 (acting, 1919). Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John E., Jr. — of Boone, Watauga County, N.C. Democrat. Postmaster at Boone, N.C., 1942-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John E. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 3rd District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Brown, John Earl — Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for Mississippi, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Brown, John F. — of Big Rapids, Mecosta County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1872; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John F. — of Elkins, Randolph County, W.Va. Republican. Circuit judge in West Virginia for the 20th Judicial Circuit, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John F. — of Marlow, Cheshire County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Marlow, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John F. — of Ocean County, N.J. Republican. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly, 1966-71 (Ocean County 1966-67, District 4-A 1968-71); member of New Jersey state senate District 4-A, 1972-73; nominated, but withdrew 1973. Still living as of 1973.
  Brown, John G. — of Idaho. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Idaho, 1892, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John G. — of Helena, Lewis and Clark County, Mont. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John H. — of Westmoreland County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 39th District, 1893-1900; Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John H. — of Bristol, Grafton County, N.H. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1896 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John H. — of Sprague, New London County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Sprague; elected 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John H. — of Williamson, Mingo County, W.Va. Democrat. Mayor of Williamson, W.Va., 1961-69. Still living as of 1969.
  Brown, John Henry (1820-1895) — of Galveston, Galveston County, Tex.; Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Born October 29, 1820. Mayor of Galveston, Tex., 1856-57; delegate to Texas secession convention, 1861; member of Texas state house of representatives, 1870; delegate to Texas state constitutional convention, 1875; mayor of Dallas, Tex., 1885-87. Died May 31, 1895 (age 74 years, 214 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Dallas, Tex.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Brown, John J. — of Paterson, Passaic County, N.J. Whig. Mayor of Paterson, N.J., 1854; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Passaic County, 1857. Interment at Cedar Lawn Cemetery, Paterson, N.J.
  Brown, John J. — of Sheboygan, Sheboygan County, Wis. Republican. Postmaster at Sheboygan, Wis., 1861-64. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John J. — of Preston County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state senate 3rd District, 1863-65. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John J. — of White Plains, Westchester County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1904 (alternate), 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John J. — of Rockport, Spencer County, Ind. Republican. Chair of Spencer County Republican Party, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John J. — of Vandalia, Fayette County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1920; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Illinois at-large, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John James (born c.1894) — also known as John J. Brown — of Hazel Park, Oakland County, Mich. Born about 1894. Democrat. Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 17th District, 1948, 1950 (primary). Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John K. — of Seaford, Sussex County, Del. Republican. Postmaster at Seaford, Del., 1875-77. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John L. — of Plattsmouth, Cass County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1873-75. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John L. — of Lucas County, Iowa. Iowa state auditor, 1883-85, 1886, 1886-87. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John L. — of Turlock, Stanislaus County, Calif. Postmaster at Turlock, Calif., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John L. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John L. — of Woodson Terrace, St. Louis County, Mo. Mayor of Woodson Terrace, Mo., 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  Brown, John M. — of Port Jefferson, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Postmaster at Port Jefferson, N.Y., 1901-16. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John M. — of California. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from California, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Brown, John Mason — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John N. — of St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Fla. Mayor of St. Petersburg, Fla., 1928-29. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John N. — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John Nicholas — of Newport, Newport County, R.I. Republican. Presidential Elector for Rhode Island, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John Nicholas — of Newport, Newport County, R.I. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Rhode Island, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John P. — Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 1st District, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John P. — of St. Ann, St. Louis County, Mo. Mayor of St. Ann, Mo., 1955. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John P. M. — of New Hampshire. Prohibition candidate for New Hampshire Governor's Council 1st District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John Porter (d. 1872) — of Ohio. Born in Ohio. U.S. Consul in Constantinople, 1835-36; U.S. Consul General in Constantinople, 1857-59. Spoke Turkish, Arabic, and Farsi, and is considered the first Orientalist in the U.S. Foreign Service. Died in Constantinople (now Istanbul), Turkey, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Nephew of David Porter (1780-1843).
  Political family: Porter family of Ohio.
  Brown, John Q. — of Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif. Mayor of Sacramento, Calif., 1881-86. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John Q. — of Sacramento, Sacramento County, Calif. Mayor of Sacramento, Calif., 1919-20. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John Q. — of Webster Groves, St. Louis County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state senate 25th District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John R. — of Wetzel County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state senate 2nd District, 1870-71. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John R. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 6th District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Brown, John Robert (1842-1927) — also known as John R. Brown — of Martinsville, Va. Born near Snow Creek, Franklin County, Va., January 14, 1842. Republican. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; mayor of Martinsville, Va., 1884; U.S. Representative from Virginia 5th District, 1887-89; delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1904, 1912 (alternate). Died in Martinsville, Va., August 4, 1927 (age 85 years, 202 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Martinsville, Va.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Brown, John Robert, Jr. — of Pennsylvania. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 33rd District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John Robert (1909-1993) — also known as John R. Brown — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Born in Funk, Phelps County, Neb., December 10, 1909. Republican. Lawyer; major in the U.S. Army during World War II; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1952; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit, 1955-84; took senior status 1984. Died in Houston, Harris County, Tex., January 23, 1993 (age 83 years, 44 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Books about John Robert Brown: Jack Bass, Unlikely Heroes
  Brown, John S. — of Auburn, Cayuga County, N.Y. Mayor of Auburn, N.Y., 1873; member of New York state assembly from Cayuga County 2nd District, 1876-77. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John T. — of Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Tex. Mayor of Fort Worth, Tex., 1880-82. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John Taylor (1876-1951) — also known as John T. Brown — of Mechanicsburg, Champaign County, Ohio. Born in Plain City, Madison County, Ohio, March 14, 1876. Republican. Member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1921-28; Lieutenant Governor of Ohio, 1929-31; defeated, 1930; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1940. Methodist. Member, Knights of Pythias; Sons of the American Revolution; Freemasons; Grange; Farm Bureau. Enshrined in Ohio Agricultural Hall of Fame, 1968. Died, of heart failure, in Mechanicsburg, Champaign County, Ohio, January 18, 1951 (age 74 years, 310 days). Interment at Maple Grove Cemetery, Mechanicsburg, Ohio.
  Brown, John Thompson — of Bedford County, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Virginia state constitutional convention from Bedford County, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John V. — Greenback candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 2nd District, 1882. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John W. (1796-1875) — of Newburgh, Orange County, N.Y. Born in Dundee, Scotland, October 11, 1796. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from New York 6th District, 1833-37; Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1850-65. Scottish ancestry. Died in Newburgh, Orange County, N.Y., September 6, 1875 (age 78 years, 330 days). Interment at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Newburgh, N.Y.
  Relatives: Father of Charles Francis Brown (1844-1929).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Brown, John W. — of Genesee County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Genesee County, 1865-66. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John W. — of Ohio County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1867. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John W. — of Butler, Butler County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Butler, Pa., 1896-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John W. — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 3rd District, 1904; candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1907. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John W. — of Butler, DeKalb County, Ind. Republican. Chair of DeKalb County Republican Party, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John W. — of Maine. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Maine 3rd District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John W. — of Newark, New Castle County, Del. Republican. Postmaster at Newark, Del., 1911-15. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John W. — of Goffstown, Hillsborough County, N.H. Republican. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Goffstown; elected 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John W. — of Kansas, Edgar County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, John W. — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 93rd District, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Brown, John William (1913-1993) — of Medina, Medina County, Ohio. Born in Athens, Athens County, Ohio, December 28, 1913. Republican. Mayor of Medina, Ohio, 1950-52; Lieutenant Governor of Ohio, 1953-57, 1963-75; Governor of Ohio, 1957; member of Ohio state house of representatives, 1959-60; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1972. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Forty and Eight. Died in Medina, Medina County, Ohio, October 29, 1993 (age 79 years, 305 days). Interment at Spring Grove Cemetery, Medina, Ohio.
  See also NNDB dossier
  Brown, John Young (1835-1904) — also known as John Y. Brown — of Elizabethtown, Hardin County, Ky.; Henderson, Henderson County, Ky. Born in Claysville, Hardin County, Ky., June 28, 1835. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Kentucky, 1859-61, 1873-77 (5th District 1859-61, 2nd District 1873-77); defeated, 1896; Governor of Kentucky, 1891-95. Presbyterian. Died in Henderson, Henderson County, Ky., January 11, 1904 (age 68 years, 197 days). Interment at Fernwood Cemetery, Henderson, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Dudley Brown; nephew of William Singleton Young (1790-1827) and Bryan Rust Young.
  Political family: Young-Brown family of Elizabethtown, Kentucky.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Brown, John Young, Sr. (1900-1985) — also known as John Y. Brown, Sr. — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Born near Geigers Lake, Union County, Ky., February 1, 1900. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; school principal; athletic coach; lawyer; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1930-33, 1946-47, 1954-55, 1962-63, 1966-67 (76th District 1930-31, 75th District 1932-33, 49th District 1946-47, 1954-55, 1962-63, 56th District 1966-67); defeated in primary, 1973; U.S. Representative from Kentucky at-large, 1933-35; defeated in primary, 1980; Democratic candidate for U.S. Senator from Kentucky, 1936 (primary), 1942 (primary), 1946, 1948 (primary), 1960 (primary), 1966; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1936, 1948, 1964 (alternate), 1980; candidate in primary for Governor of Kentucky, 1939. Methodist; later Christian. Member, American Bar Association; Elks; Phi Kappa Tau; Phi Alpha Delta; Kiwanis; Freemasons. Badly injured in an automobile accident, which paralyzed his lower body, and died six months later from pneumonia, in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., June 16, 1985 (age 85 years, 135 days). Interment at Lexington Cemetery, Lexington, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Jesse C. Brown and Lucy (Keeper) Brown; married, March 4, 1928, to Dorothy Inman; father of John Young Brown, Jr. (1933-); grandfather of John Young Brown III.
  Political family: Brown family of Lexington, Kentucky.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Brown, John Young, Jr. (b. 1933) — also known as John Y. Brown, Jr. — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Born in Lexington, Fayette County, Ky., December 28, 1933. Democrat. Governor of Kentucky, 1979-83; defeated in primary, 1987; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1980. Owner at various times of Buffalo Braves, Boston Celtics and Kentucky Colonels basketball teams, and the Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant chain. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of John Young Brown, Sr. (1900-1985); married to Phyllis George (Miss America 1971); father of John Young Brown III.
  Political family: Brown family of Lexington, Kentucky.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Brown, John Young III — also known as John Y. Brown III — of Kentucky. Democrat. Secretary of state of Kentucky, 1996-2000; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1996. Still living as of 2000.
  Relatives: Son of John Young Brown, Jr.; grandson of John Young Brown, Sr. (1900-1985).
  Political family: Brown family of Lexington, Kentucky.
  Brown, Johnny M. — Candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 3rd District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Brown, Jonas W. — of Niagara County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Niagara County 2nd District, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Jonathan — of Albany County, N.Y.; Rensselaer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly, 1790-92, 1793-95, 1800-01 (Albany County 1790-91, Rensselaer County 1791-92, 1793-95, 1800-01). Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Jonathan — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Jonathan — of Newberry, Luce County, Mich. Republican. Chair of Luce County Republican Party, 2007. Still living as of 2007.
  Brown, Jordan — of Stanford, Santa Clara County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Brown, Joseph — of Westchester County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Westchester County, 1789-90. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Joseph — of Hunterdon County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hunterdon County, 1835-36. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Joseph (d. 1899) — of Alton, Madison County, Ill.; St. Louis, Mo. Democrat. Riverboat captain; mayor of Alton, Ill., 1856-57; mayor of St. Louis, Mo., 1871-75. Died December 3, 1899. Entombed in mausoleum at Alton Cemetery, Alton, Ill.
  Brown, Joseph — of Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Md. Mayor of Annapolis, Md., 1858-59. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Joseph A. — of North Carolina. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Joseph A. (1903-1963) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn., February 10, 1903. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Michigan state senate 2nd District, 1947-48; defeated in primary, 1948; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1948. Baptist. African ancestry. Member, Freemasons; Elks. Died in 1963 (age about 60 years). Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Joseph C. — of California. Member of California state assembly 4th District, 1863-69. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Joseph E. — of Santa Clara County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 7th District, 1862-63. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Joseph E. — U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Mississippi, 1947-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
Joseph Ebert Brown Brown, Joseph Ebert (1888-1973) — also known as Joseph Egbert Brown — of Ansted, Fayette County, W.Va.; Summersville, Nicholas County, W.Va.; Quinwood, Greenbrier County, W.Va. Born in Durham, Durham County, N.C., October 12, 1888. Democrat. Minister; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Nicholas County, 1929-30. Baptist. Member, Freemasons. Died in Summersville, Nicholas County, W.Va., April 4, 1973 (age 84 years, 174 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Brown (1863-1910) and Janet (Henderson) Brown (1868-1917); married to Hester Bell Barnes (1893-1973).
  Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1929
  Brown, Joseph Edgar (1880-1939) — also known as Joe Brown — of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn. Born in Jasper, Marion County, Tenn., February 11, 1880. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Tennessee 3rd District, 1921-23; Tennessee Republican state chair, 1922-24; delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1924. Member, American Bar Association; Elks; Freemasons. Died in Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn., June 13, 1939 (age 59 years, 122 days). Interment at Forest Hills Cemetery, Chattanooga, Tenn.
  Relatives: Son of Foster Vincent Brown (1852-1937) and Lula (Farrior) Brown; married to Hester Jefferson McClain.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Brown, Joseph Egbert See Joseph Ebert Brown
  Brown, Joseph Emerson (1821-1894) — also known as Joseph E. Brown; Joe Brown — of Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Born in a log cabin in Pickens District (now Pickens County), S.C., April 15, 1821. Republican. Member of Georgia state senate, 1849; circuit judge in Georgia, 1855; Governor of Georgia, 1857-65; delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1868; chief justice of Georgia Supreme Court, 1868-70; U.S. Senator from Georgia, 1880-91. Died in Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga., November 30, 1894 (age 73 years, 229 days). Interment at Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, Ga.
  Relatives: Father of Joseph Mackey Brown (1851-1932).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Brown, Joseph G. — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Brown, Joseph H. — of Asheboro, Randolph County, N.C. Postmaster at Asheboro, N.C., 1851-53. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Joseph J. — Member of Nebraska railway commission, 1952-71; appointed 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Joseph L. — of Great Bend, Barton County, Kan. Democrat. Postmaster at Great Bend, Kan., 1944-59 (acting, 1944-45). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
Joseph M. Brown Brown, Joseph Mackey (1851-1932) — also known as Joseph M. Brown — of Marietta, Cobb County, Ga. Born in Canton, Cherokee County, Ga., December 28, 1851. Democrat. Governor of Georgia, 1909-11, 1912-13. Baptist. Member, Chi Phi. Died March 3, 1932 (age 80 years, 66 days). Interment at Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, Ga.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Emerson Brown (1821-1894) and Elizabeth (Grisham) Brown; married, February 12, 1889, to Cora A. McCord.
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, July 1908
  Brown, Joseph N. — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Greene County 1st District; elected 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Joseph Renshaw (1805-1870) — also known as Joseph R. Brown — of Wisconsin; Minnesota. Born January 11, 1805. Member of Wisconsin territorial legislature, 1840-42; member Minnesota territorial council 6th District, 1854-55; member of Minnesota territorial House of Representatives 10th District, 1857; delegate to Minnesota state constitutional convention 10th District, 1857. Died in New York, 1870 (age about 65 years). Interment at Brown Cemetery, Henderson, Minn.
  Brown County, Minn. is named for him.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Brown, Josh, Jr. — of Hallandale Beach, Broward County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Brown, Joshua — of Orange County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Orange County, 1801-02, 1803-05. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Joshua — Independent candidate for Presidential Elector for Arizona, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Brown, Josiah Olmstead (1783-1852) — also known as Josiah O. Brown — of New York. Born in Williamstown, Berkshire County, Mass., July 12, 1783. Member of New York state assembly from Montgomery and Hamilton counties, 1831. Died in Oppenheim, Fulton County, N.Y., January 27, 1852 (age 68 years, 199 days). Interment at Hewitt Cemetery, Oppenheim, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Josiah Brown (Revolutionary War veteran); married to Betsy Galusha.
  Brown, Josiah P. — of California. Member of California state assembly 25th District, 1880-83. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Joyce F. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1996, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Brown, Juanita — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 10th District, 1976. Female. Still living as of 1976.
  Brown, Judson — of Onondaga County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Onondaga County 1st District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Judy — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Brown, Julia — Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Brown, Julian E. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 39, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Brown, Julius — of Greenville, Pitt County, N.C. Democrat. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Pitt County, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Julius A. — of Bement, Piatt County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1884. Burial location unknown.


"Enjoy the hospitable entertainment of a political graveyard."
Henry L. Clinton, Apollo Hall, New York City, February 3, 1872
The Political Graveyard

The Political Graveyard is a web site about U.S. political history and cemeteries. Founded in 1996, it is the Internet's most comprehensive free source for American political biography, listing 312,576 politicians, living and dead.
  The listings are incomplete; development of the database is a continually ongoing project.  
  Information on this page — and on all other pages of this site — is believed to be accurate, but is not guaranteed. Users are advised to check with other sources before relying on any information here.  
  The official URL for this page is: https://politicalgraveyard.com/bio/brown5.html.  
  Links to this or any other Political Graveyard page are welcome, but specific page addresses may sometimes change as the site develops.  
  If you are searching for a specific named individual, try the alphabetical index of politicians.  
  More information: FAQ; privacy policy; cemetery links.  
  If you find any error or omission in The Political Graveyard, or if you have information to share, please see the biographical checklist and submission guidelines.  
Copyright notices: (1) Facts are not subject to copyright; see Feist v. Rural Telephone. (2) Politician portraits displayed on this site are 70-pixel-wide monochrome thumbnail images, which I believe to constitute fair use under applicable copyright law. Where possible, each image is linked to its online source. However, requests from owners of copyrighted images to delete them from this site are honored. (3) Original material, programming, selection and arrangement are © 1996-2019 Lawrence Kestenbaum. (4) This work is also licensed for free non-commercial re-use, with attribution, under a Creative Commons License.
Site information: The Political Graveyard is created and maintained by Lawrence Kestenbaum, who is solely responsible for its structure and content. — The mailing address is The Political Graveyard, P.O. Box 2563, Ann Arbor MI 48106. — This site is hosted by HDL. — The Political Graveyard opened on July 1, 1996; the last full revision was done on March 10, 2021.

Creative 
Commons License Follow polgraveyard on Twitter [Amazon.com]