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Daniel Russell Brown

  • Birth 28 Mar 1848 Bolton, Tolland County, Connecticut, USA
  • Death 28 Feb 1919 Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
  • Burial Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
  • Plot Group 394 Lot 4
  • Memorial ID 15176618

Rhode Island Governor. A successful businessman and banker, he was elected to the Providence, Rhode Island City Council when he was only 24 years of age. He declined the Republican nomination for Mayor of Providence in 1885, but served as a Republican presidential elector in 1888. He was elected Governor of Rhode Island in 1892, and served two terms from 1893 to 1897. After leaving office he resumed his former business pursuits.

Bio by: Bill McKern

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  • Originally Created by: Bill McKern
  • Added: 7 Aug 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 15176618
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Daniel Russell Brown (28 Mar 1848–28 Feb 1919), Find A Grave Memorial no. 15176618, citing Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .