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Joseph Emerson Brown
Birth: Apr. 15, 1821, USA
Death: Nov. 30, 1894
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA

Civil War Georgia Governor, US Congressman. He served as Governor of Georgia from 1855 until 1865, which encompassed the length of the Civil War. He was a staunch States Rights advocate, and frequently invoked those rights in conflicts with Confederate President Jefferson Davis' government during the war. In 1880 he was appointed as a Democratic Senator from Georgia to the United States Senate, serving from 1880 to 1891. (bio by: Tim Crutchfield) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Grisham Brown (1826 - 1896)*
 
 Children:
  Julius L Brown (1848 - 1910)*
  Mary Virginia Brown Connally (1850 - 1927)*
  Franklin Pierce Brown (1853 - 1871)*
  Charles McDonald Brown (1859 - 1881)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakland Cemetery
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Tim Crutchfield
Record added: Sep 02, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7826410
Joseph Emerson Brown
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Joseph Emerson Brown
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Joseph Emerson Brown
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