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Webster Everett Brown

  • Birth 16 Jul 1851 Peterboro, Madison County, New York, USA
  • Death 14 Dec 1929 Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Rhinelander, Oneida County, Wisconsin, USA
  • Memorial ID 6855307

US Congressman. Born in Peterborough, New York, he moved with his parents to Wisconsin in 1857. There he graduated from the University of Wisconsin, in 1874, engaged in the lumber business, plus the manufacture of paper and was Mayor of Rhinelander, Wisconsin, (1894-95). In 1901, he was elected as a Republican to the Fifty-seventh, Fifty-eighth and Fifty-ninth Congresses, serving until 1907. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he resumed his former business and manufacturing pursuits in Rhinelander, Wisconsin. He died at age 78 while on a visit for medical treatment in Chicago, Illinois.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith

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  • Added: 15 Oct 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6855307
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Webster Everett Brown (16 Jul 1851–14 Dec 1929), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6855307, citing Forest Home Cemetery, Rhinelander, Oneida County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .