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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, O. B. — of Lyman, Scotts Bluff County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1929. Interment somewhere in Merrill, Neb.
  Brown, O. F. — of Tennessee. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, O. F. — of Richland, Colfax County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state senate, 1883. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Oliver — of Madison County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Madison County, 1808-09, 1815-16. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Oliver H. (1852-1924) — of North Spring Lake, Monmouth County, N.J. Born in Farmingdale, Monmouth County, N.J., December 12, 1852. Republican. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Monmouth County, 1897; delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1900; member of New Jersey state senate from Monmouth County, 1903-11. Died in Spring Lake, Monmouth County, N.J., April 1, 1924 (age 71 years, 111 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Brielle, N.J.
  Brown, Oliver P. — of New Castle, Lawrence County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Omar (1909-1988) — of St. Thomas, Virgin Islands. Born in St. Thomas, Virgin Islands, August 4, 1909. Republican. Member of Virgin Islands legislature, 1938-52; delegate to Republican National Convention from Virgin Islands, 1968. Catholic. Member, Rotary. Died April 23, 1988 (age 78 years, 263 days). Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Omar F. — of Kokomo, Howard County, Ind. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Kokomo, Ind., 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Omer E. — of Ozark, Christian County, Mo. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 19th District, 1943-44. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Opal F. — of South Carolina. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Brown, Ora Oden — of Stockton, Cedar County, Mo. Republican. Elected circuit judge in Missouri 26th Circuit 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Oral A. — of Gilmer County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Gilmer County, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Brown, Orlando — of Gilmanton, Buffalo County, Wis.; Modena, Buffalo County, Wis. Republican. Member of Wisconsin state assembly, 1862; member of Wisconsin state senate, 1872-73. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Orton B. — of Berlin, Coos County, N.H. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Orville — of Mankato, Blue Earth County, Minn. Republican. Postmaster at Mankato, Minn., 1871-83. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Oscar F. — U.S. Vice Consul in Birmingham, as of 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Otis — of Irving, Dallas County, Tex. Mayor of Irving, Tex., 1914-17. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Palmer See D. Palmer Brown
  Brown, Pam See Pamela Sue Brown
  Brown, Pamela Sue (born c.1963) — also known as Pam Brown — of Norfolk, Va. Born about 1963. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 2004, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Brown, Paris C. — of Newport, Campbell County, Ky. Mayor of Newport, Ky., 1894-97. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Pat See Edmund Gerald Brown, Sr.
  Brown, Patsy — of Great Falls, Cascade County, Mont. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Brown, Paul (1880-1961) — of Lexington, Oglethorpe County, Ga.; Elberton, Elbert County, Ga. Born near Hartwell, Hart County, Ga., March 31, 1880. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Georgia state house of representatives, 1907-08; Elbert County Attorney, 1928-33; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1932, 1952; U.S. Representative from Georgia 10th District, 1933-61. Methodist. Died in Elberton, Elbert County, Ga., September 24, 1961 (age 81 years, 177 days). Interment at Elmhurst Cemetery, Elberton, Ga.
  Relatives: Son of Alexander Rucker Brown and Martha (Thornton) Brown; married, October 21, 1914, to Frances Lewis Arnold.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Brown, Paul See A. Paul Brown
  Brown, Paul — of Grand Junction, Mesa County, Colo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Brown, Paul See J. Paul Brown
  Brown, Paul A. — of Florida. Democrat. Member of Democratic National Committee from Florida, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Paul Burton — also known as Paul Brown — of Morgantown, Monongalia County, W.Va. Independent candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates 44th District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Brown, Paul E. — of Arlington, Brookings County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 18th District, 1955-60. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Paul L. — of Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif. Mayor of Burbank, Calif., 1945-49, 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Paul Neeley (b. 1926) — also known as Paul N. Brown — of Sherman, Grayson County, Tex. Born in Grayson County, Tex., 1926. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; lawyer; U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Texas, 1959-60; U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Texas, 1985-2001; took senior status 2001. Still living as of 2001.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Brown, Paul Walker (b. 1935) — also known as Paul W. Brown — of Petoskey, Emmet County, Mich.; Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in 1935. Democrat. Member of University of Michigan board of regents, 1971-94; defeated, 1994; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Michigan, 1974. Still living as of 2011.
  Relatives: Son of Prentiss Marsh Brown and Marion (Walker) Brown; brother of Prentiss M. Brown, Jr. (1925-); married 1961 to Linda Margaret 'Meg' Hyatt.
  Political family: Brown family of St. Ignace, Michigan.
  Brown, Paul Wesley (1915-2000) — also known as Paul W. Brown — of Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio. Born in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, January 14, 1915. Republican. Lawyer; major in the U.S. Army during World War II; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1948; Judge, Ohio Court of Appeals, 1960-64; justice of Ohio state supreme court, 1964-68, 1973-81; Ohio state attorney general, 1969-71; candidate in primary for Governor of Ohio, 1970. Member, Phi Delta Phi. Died, of Alzheimer's disease at a nursing home in Sarasota, Sarasota County, Fla., November 17, 2000 (age 85 years, 308 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Brown and Mary E. (Foster) Brown; married, November 8, 1942, to Helen Louise Page.
  Brown, Percy A. — of Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Percy H. — of West Virginia. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state senate 10th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Mrs. Perle — of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nevada, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Brown, Perry See S. Perry Brown
  Brown, Perry Roscoe — of Mayfield, Graves County, Ky. Democrat. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives 3rd District, 1932-33. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Pete — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Kentucky state house of representatives 76th District, 1973. Still living as of 1973.
  Brown, Peter — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Candidate for mayor of Houston, Tex., 2009. Still living as of 2009.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Brown, Peter Marshall — of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C. Hardware store owner; mayor of Charlotte, N.C., 1901-05. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Peyton — Democrat. Delegate to Gold Democrat National Convention from Texas, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Phil H. — of Hopkinsville, Christian County, Ky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Philip — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state senate 5th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Philip B. — of Washington, D.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
Philip E. Brown Brown, Philip E. (1856-1915) — of Luverne, Rock County, Minn. Born in Shullsburg, Lafayette County, Wis., June 19, 1856. Republican. Lawyer; district judge in Minnesota 13th District, 1891-1910; justice of Minnesota state supreme court, 1912-15; died in office 1915. Died February 6, 1915 (age 58 years, 232 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of George O. Brown and Sarah (Robson) Brown; married, October 8, 1882, to Ella Ford.
  Image source: Minnesota Legislative Manual 1917
  Brown, Philip Marshall (1875-1966) — of Princeton, Mercer County, N.J.; Washington, D.C.; Williamstown, Berkshire County, Mass. Born in Hampden, Penobscot County, Maine, July 31, 1875. U.S. Minister to Honduras, 1908-10; university professor. Episcopalian. Member, Urban League; Kappa Alpha Society. Died, in a nursing home at Williamstown, Berkshire County, Mass., May 10, 1966 (age 90 years, 283 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of David Wilbur Brown and Clara Herrick (Hill) Brown; married, April 14, 1925, to Jane (Yuile) Lawrence.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Brown, Phillip A. — of near Lansing, Eaton County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 71st District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Brown, Phillip A., Jr. — of Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Candidate in primary for mayor of Baltimore, Md., 1999, 2007. Still living as of 2007.
  Brown, Phillips C. — of Bloomfield, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Bloomfield, 1946, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Pope See James Pope Brown
  Brown, Prentiss M., Jr. (b. 1925) — of St. Ignace, Mackinac County, Mich. Born in 1925. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 11th District, 1952, 1956, 1958, 1960; candidate for Michigan state senate 37th District, 1974. Member, Freemasons. Still living as of 2011.
  Relatives: Son of Prentiss Marsh Brown and Marion (Walker) Brown; brother of Paul Walker Brown (1935-).
  Political family: Brown family of St. Ignace, Michigan.
  See also Internet Movie Database profile
  Brown, Prentiss Marsh (1889-1973) — also known as Prentiss M. Brown; "Father of the Mackinac Bridge" — of St. Ignace, Mackinac County, Mich.; Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in St. Ignace, Mackinac County, Mich., June 18, 1889. Democrat. Lawyer; Mackinac County Prosecuting Attorney, 1915-26; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1924, 1940, 1948, 1952; candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1928; U.S. Representative from Michigan 11th District, 1933-36; defeated, 1924; resigned 1936; U.S. Senator from Michigan, 1936-43; defeated, 1942; administrator, U.S. Office of Price Administration, 1942-43;; chairman, Mackinac Bridge Authority, 1951-73; chairman, Detroit Edison electric utility. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Delta Tau Delta. Died in St. Ignace, Mackinac County, Mich., December 19, 1973 (age 84 years, 184 days). Interment at Lakeside Cemetery, St. Ignace, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of James J. Brown and Millie (Gagnon) Brown; married, June 16, 1916, to Marion E. Walker; father of Prentiss M. Brown, Jr. and Paul Walker Brown (1935-).
  Political family: Brown family of St. Ignace, Michigan.
  Cross-reference: Edward H. Fenlon
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Brown, Presley E. — of Wilkesboro, Wilkes County, N.C.; North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County, N.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1920, 1928 (Convention Vice-President; member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee), 1948. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Preston T. — of Richmond, Va. Independent candidate for Virginia state senate 16th District, 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Brown, Quentin R., Jr. — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Democrat. Candidate in primary for mayor of New Orleans, La., 2002; candidate for Governor of Louisiana, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Brown, R. B. — of Warsaw, Gallatin County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1924, 1932 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Brown, R. Cooper — of Camden County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Camden County, 1947-49. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, R. E. — of Bozeman, Gallatin County, Mont. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 1928 (Convention Vice-President). Burial location unknown.
  Brown, R. Fay — of Bismarck, Burleigh County, N.Dak. Republican. Presidential Elector for North Dakota, 1956; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Brown, R. G. — of Sutton, Clay County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state senate, 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, R. G. — of Carthage, Panola County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, R. H. — of Jackson County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Jackson County, 1885-86. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, R. H. — of Cass County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Cass County, 1903-04. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, R. H. — of Hartley, Hartley County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Brown, R. Kent — of Chelsea, Washtenaw County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Relatives: Married to Pamela G. Byrnes (1946?-).
  Brown, R. L. — of Laurel, Jones County, Miss. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Mrs. R. L. — of Fulton, Callaway County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Brown, R. L. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state senate 37th District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Brown, R. M. — of New Cumberland, Hancock County, W.Va. Republican. Chair of Hancock County Republican Party, 1917. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, R. S. — of Murfreesboro, Rutherford County, Tenn. Postmaster at Murfreesboro, Tenn., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, R. T. — of Ellwood City, Lawrence County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, R. W. See Robert William Brown
  Brown, R. Wayne See Robert. Wayne Brown
  Brown, Raleigh S. — of Cameron, Clinton County, Mo. Republican. Mayor of Cameron, Mo., 1946-47. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Ralph A. — of Bedford, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Mayor of Bedford, Ohio, 1952-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Ralph D. — of Crete, Saline County, Neb. District judge in Nebraska 7th District, 1917-24. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Ralph E. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 15th District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Ralph J. — of Easton, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Delegate to Connecticut state constitutional convention 5th District, 1965. Still living as of 1965.
  Brown, Ralph Milton (1908-1966) — also known as Ralph M. Brown — of Modesto, Stanislaus County, Calif. Born in Somerset, Pulaski County, Ky., September 16, 1908. Democrat. Lawyer; member of California state assembly 30th District, 1942-61; Speaker of the California State Assembly, 1959-61; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1960; Judge, California Court of Appeal, 1962-66; died in office 1966. Protestant. Died April 9, 1966 (age 57 years, 205 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Lillian G. Weber.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Brown, Ralph Norman (b. 1915) — also known as Ralph N. Brown — of Arthurdale, Preston County, W.Va. Born in Preston County, W.Va., May 13, 1915. Democrat. Farmer; real estate agent; chair of Preston County Democratic Party, 1954-55; Preston County Sheriff, 1961-65; member of West Virginia state house of delegates 27th District, 1975-80. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Moose; Sons of the Revolution; Farm Bureau; United Mine Workers. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Alonzo G. Brown and Laura (Richardson) Brown; married, February 16, 1938, to Eleanor Collins.
  Brown, Ralph O. — of Hoytville, Wood County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Ralph R. — Republican. Presidential Elector for Iowa, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Brown, Ralph U. — U.S. Vice Consul in Yarmouth, as of 1916-19. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Ralph W. — of Missoula, Missoula County, Mont. Democrat. Postmaster at Missoula, Mont., 1940-52. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Randall A. — of Rensselaer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Rensselaer County, 1837. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Randolph — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 10th District, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Randolph A. — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Democrat. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives 41st District, 1940-41. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Randy — of Marlton, Burlington County, N.J. Mayor of Evesham Township, N.J., 2007. Still living as of 2007.
  Brown, Randy — Republican. Candidate in primary for Texas state house of representatives 132nd District, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Brown, Randy William — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Candidate in primary for mayor of Omaha, Neb., 2009. Still living as of 2009.
  Brown, Ray See C. Ray Brown
  Brown, Ray — of Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 2004; member, Rules Committee, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Brown, Ray J. — of Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Jackson County 7th District, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Ray O. See Raymond O. Brown
  Brown, Raymond — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Louisiana, 1998, 2002 (Democratic). Still living as of 2002.
  Brown, Raymond O. — also known as Ray O. Brown — of Sandy Hook, Elliott County, Ky. Democrat. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives 99th District, 1974-83. Still living as of 1983.
  Brown, Reagan V. (c.1921-1999) — of Texas. Born about 1921. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; Texas commissioner of agriculture, 1977-82. Lost a finger in an accident when he was young. Died in a farm tractor accident, in Brazoria County, Tex., November 16, 1999 (age about 78 years). Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Rema Lou — Democrat. Candidate for Texas state board of education 7th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Brown, Rhonda — of Tacoma, Pierce County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Brown, Richard — of Hudson County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1888-89. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Richard — of Sterling Heights, Macomb County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Brown, Richard — Libertarian. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 69th District, 2006, 2008, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Brown, Richard — Libertarian. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 141st District, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Brown, Richard A. (1908-1994) — of Bridgeport, Madison County, N.Y.; Cape Coral, Lee County, Fla. Born in Bridgeport, Madison County, N.Y., July 27, 1908. Merchant; real estate business; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of New York state assembly 114th District, 1968-72. Member, American Legion; Grange; Lions; Freemasons; Shriners; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Died January 24, 1994 (age 85 years, 181 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Edith S. Steier.
  Brown, Richard Clay (1937-2004) — also known as Richard C. Brown — of Maryland; West Virginia. Born in Tulsa, Tulsa County, Okla., November 1, 1937. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Uruguay, 1990-93. Died, from heart disease, near Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, W.Va., April 13, 2004 (age 66 years, 164 days). Interment at South Heights Cemetery, Sapulpa, Okla.
  Relatives: Son of Charley C. Brown (1906-1966) and Helen F. 'Betzy' Brown (1906-1995).
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Brown, Richard O. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 71st District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Brown, Richard P. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Richard T. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Richard W. — of New Castle County, Del. Prohibition candidate for Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robert (1744-1823) — of Weaversville, Northampton County, Pa. Born in Weaversville, Northampton County, Pa., December 27, 1744. Democrat. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of Pennsylvania state senate, 1783-87; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1798-1815 (4th District 1798-1803, 2nd District 1803-13, 6th District 1813-15). Died near Weaversville, Northampton County, Pa., February 26, 1823 (age 78 years, 61 days). Interment at East Allen Presbyterian Churchyard, Weaversville, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Brown, Robert (d. 1838) — of Murray County, Ga. Member of Georgia state senate, 1838. Died in December, 1838. Interment at Memory Hill Cemetery, Milledgeville, Ga.
  Brown, Robert — of Jefferson County, Iowa. Delegate to Iowa state constitutional convention from Jefferson County, 1844. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robert — Democrat. Supervisor of Ecorse Township, Michigan, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robert — of Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1968, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Brown, Robert — of East Detroit (now Eastpointe), Macomb County, Mich. Candidate in primary for mayor of East Detroit, Mich., 1979. Still living as of 1979.
  Brown, Robert — of Brownstown, Jackson County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Brown, Robert A. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state senate 7th District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robert A. — of Edison, Middlesex County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Brown, Robert B. — of Warsaw, Gallatin County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1908, 1920, 1928 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robert Burns (1844-1916) — also known as Robert B. Brown — of Zanesville, Muskingum County, Ohio. Born in New Concord, Muskingum County, Ohio, October 2, 1844. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; newspaper editor and publisher; candidate for Governor of Ohio, 1912; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1916. Member, Grand Army of the Republic. Received the Medal of Honor in 1890 for actions at Missionary Ridge, Tennessee, November 25, 1863. Died in Zanesville, Muskingum County, Ohio, July 30, 1916 (age 71 years, 302 days). Interment at Greenwood Cemetery, Zanesville, Ohio.
  Presumably named for: Robert Burns
  Relatives: Son of Alexander Brown and Margaret (Lorimer) Brown; married, May 18, 1887, to Evaline Waters.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Brown, Robert C. — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Saginaw County 1st District, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robert C. — of Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan. Mayor of Wichita, Kan., 1981-82. Still living as of 1982.
  Brown, Robert E. — of Lubbock, Lubbock County, Tex. Republican. Postmaster at Lubbock, Tex., 1905-06. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robert E. — of Old Lyme, New London County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Old Lyme, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robert G. — of Waynesboro, Franklin County, Pa. Physician; burgess of Waynesboro, Pennsylvania, 1955-60. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robert G. — of Monroe, Monroe County, Mich. Republican. Postmaster at Monroe, Mich., 1957-72 (acting, 1957-58). Still living as of 1972.
  Brown, Robert H. — Member of Missouri state senate 8th District, 1871-74. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robert H. — Member of Missouri state senate 17th District, 1905-08. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robert J. (1904-1985) — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Born August 23, 1904. Republican. Treasurer of Michigan Republican Party, 1961-65; member of University of Michigan board of regents, 1967-74. Died in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich., April 29, 1985 (age 80 years, 249 days). Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robert J. — of Washington County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state senate, 1967-76 (8th District 1967-72, 51st District 1973-76). Still living as of 1976.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Brown, Robert L. — of Chester, Chester County, S.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robert Lewis, Sr. (1892-1948) — of Granite County, Mont.; Butte, Silver Bow County, Mont. Born in Philipsburg, Granite County, Mont., May 25, 1892. Lawyer; Granite County Attorney, 1916-18; U.S. District Judge for Montana, 1945-48; died in office 1948. Died April 2, 1948 (age 55 years, 313 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Brown, Robert Lofton (1949-2011) — also known as Robert Brown — of Macon, Bibb County, Ga. Born in Greenville, Meriwether County, Ga., January 30, 1949. Democrat. Member of Georgia state senate 26th District, 1991-2011; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 2008; candidate for mayor of Macon, Ga., 2011. African ancestry. Died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, in Macon, Bibb County, Ga., December 8, 2011 (age 62 years, 312 days). Interment at Middle Georgia Memory Gardens, Jones County, Ga.
  Relatives: Son of Joe Brown and Ruby (Lofton) Brown.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Brown, Robert M. — of Sanford, Moore County (now Lee County), N.C. Postmaster at Sanford, N.C., 1873-76, 1879-80. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robert P. — of West New Brighton, Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Postmaster at West New Brighton, N.Y., 1887-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robert P. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Iron District, 1950; candidate for Michigan state senate 32nd District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robert Paul — of Florida. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 23rd District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Brown, Robert Peter (1909-1980) — also known as Robert P. Brown — of Ecorse, Wayne County, Mich.; Baraga, Baraga County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., March 14, 1909. Democrat. Foundry owner; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 4th District, 1947-48. Catholic. Member, Eagles. Died in Hancock, Houghton County, Mich., November 6, 1980 (age 71 years, 237 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Felix Brown and Anna Brown.
  Brown, Robert R. — of Waseca, Waseca County, Minn. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robert R. — of Berks County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Berks County 3rd District, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Brown, Robert S. (1827-1891) — of Jackson County, W.Va. Born April 6, 1827. Lawyer; Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1864, 1868; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1868; circuit judge in West Virginia for the 10th Judicial Circuit, 1869; member of West Virginia state senate 5th District, 1879-82; Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1888. Died February 16, 1891 (age 63 years, 316 days). Interment at Ravenswood Cemetery, Ravenswood, W.Va.
  Relatives: Married, October 2, 1849, to Anna Wells.
  Brown, Robert S. — of Northampton County, Pa. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 7th District, 1868-70. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robert S. (died c.1997) — also known as Doc Brown — of Marion, Marion County, Ohio. Mayor of Marion, Ohio, 1970. Member, Elks. Died about 1997. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robert T. — of Ste. Genevieve County, Mo. Delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention from Ste. Genevieve County, 1820. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robert T. — of Henderson, Rusk County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robert W. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1901-03. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robert. Wayne — also known as R. Wayne Brown; Bob Brown — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Jackson County 6th District, 1947-48. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robert William (b. 1875) — also known as R. W. Brown — of Carrollton, Carroll County, Mo. Born in Myrtleford, Victoria, Australia, October 17, 1875. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; farmer; delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention at-large, 1943-44. Presbyterian. Member, Farm Bureau; Rotary; American Forestry Association. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Mathieso Brown and Flora (Aiton) Brown; married, October 19, 1910, to Mary Hudson Goodson.
  Brown, Robert X. — of Meadville, Crawford County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1908; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robert Y. — U.S. Vice Consul in Baghdad, as of 1929-32; U.S. Consul in Montevideo, as of 1943. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Robin — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 27-A, 2007-10. Still living as of 2010.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Brown, Roger William — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Brown, Roland — of Missouri. Delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 8th District, 1845-46. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Ronald — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Conservative. Candidate for New York state senate 1st District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Brown, Ronald Harmon (1941-1996) — also known as Ronald H. Brown — of Washington, D.C. Born August 1, 1941. Democrat. Chairman of Democratic National Committee, 1989-93; U.S. Secretary of Commerce, 1993-96; died in office 1996. African ancestry. Member, Urban League. Killed in a plane crash, during a storm, in Croatia, April 3, 1996 (age 54 years, 246 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  See also NNDB dossier
  Critical books about Ronald Brown: Jack Cashill, Ron Brown's Body : How One Man's Death Saved the Clinton Presidency and Hillary's Future
  Brown, Roscoe Conkling, Jr. — also known as Roscoe C. Brown, Jr. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1984, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Presumably named for: Roscoe Conkling
  Brown, Rose Holbrook (1887-1961) — also known as Rose Hobrook; Mrs. Leon G. C. Brown — of Milo, Piscataquis County, Maine. Born in 1887. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1928 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Female. Died in 1961 (age about 74 years). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Milo, Maine.
  Relatives: Married to Leon G. C. Brown (1881-1926).
  Brown, Ross D. — of Indiana. Socialist. Lecturer; delegate to Socialist National Convention from Indiana, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Ross E., Sr. — of Oswego County, N.Y. Candidate for New York state assembly from Oswego County, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Ross E. — of Holland, Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1944; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1946-51. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Roy — of Irving, Dallas County, Tex. Mayor of Irving, Tex., 1991-93. Still living as of 1993.
  Brown, Roy — of Billings, Yellowstone County, Mont. Republican. Candidate for Montana state senate 25th District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Brown, Roy R. — Constitution candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 10th District, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Brown, Ruben H. — of Jeanerette, Iberia Parish, La. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1912, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Rudd See Helen Rudd Brown
  Brown, Rufus Everson (b. 1854) — also known as Rufus E. Brown — of Burlington, Chittenden County, Vt. Born in Dickinson, Franklin County, N.Y., December 3, 1854. Lawyer; member of Vermont state senate, 1901; Vermont state attorney general, 1912-15. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John T. Brown and Margaret Brown; married, September 2, 1877, to Della F. Wood.
  Brown, Russell See Daniel Russell Brown
  Brown, Russell — of Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, N.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Brown, Russell — of Ketchikan, Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alaska, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Brown, Russell C. — of Massachusetts. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Russell L. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 61st District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Brown, Russell S., Jr. (1919-1989) — of Wayne County, Mich. Born June 10, 1919. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate, 1956 (3rd District), 1966 (6th District), 1970 (9th District), 1974 (3rd District); candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 1st District, 1958, 1960, 1962, 1976; candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 21st District, 1974. Died in January, 1989 (age 69 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Brown, Russell S. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 4th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Brown, Ruth — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Brown, Ruth J. — of Syosset, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Brown, Ruth M. — of Washington, D.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from District of Columbia, 1956 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Brown, Ruthanne — of near Lansing, Eaton County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan Democratic State Central Committee, 1969. Female. Still living as of 1969.


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