Anson Brown
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Anson Brown

Birth
Charlton, Saratoga County, New York, USA
Death 14 Jun 1840 (aged 39–40)
Ballston Spa, Saratoga County, New York, USA
Cenotaph Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Plot Range 57 Site 138
Memorial ID 22633853 · View Source
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US Congressman. Elected as a Whig to represent New York's 11th District in the Twenty-sixth Congress, he served from 1839 until his death in office. Brown was born in Charlton, Saratoga County, New York, and graduated from Union Collge in Schenectady (1819). He set up a law practice in Ballston Spa and was one of the first directors of the Ballston Spa State Bank (later the Ballston Spa National Bank), organized in 1830.

Bio by: Bobb Edwards


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Marie & Dale V.
  • Added: 3 Nov 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 22633853
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Anson Brown (1800–14 Jun 1840), Find A Grave Memorial no. 22633853, citing Congressional Cemetery, Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .