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Alexander Brown

Alexander Brown, American author, farmer.

Background

  • Brown, Alexander was born on September 5, 1843 in Glenmore, Nelson County, Virginia, United States. Son of Robert L. and Sarah Cabell (Callaway) Brown.

  • Education

    • Educated private tutors, private schools and (1860-1861) Lynchburg College. Doctor of Civil Law, University of South, 1893. Doctor of Laws, William and Mary, 1901.

      Left college to enter C.S.A., serving 1861-1865. In mercantile business, 1865-1880. Farmer, since 1872.

    Career

    • Author: New Views of Early Virginia History, 1886. The Genesis of the United States, 1890. The Cabells and Their Kin, 1895.

      The First Republic in America, 1898. The History of Our Earliest History, 1898. English Politics in Early Virginia History, 1901.

      Address: Norwood, P. O., Va.

    Works

    • Author: New Views of Early Virginia History, 1886. The Genesis of the United States, 1890. The Cabells and Their Kin, 1895.

      The First Republic in America, 1898. The History of Our Earliest History, 1898. English Politics in Early Virginia History, 1901.

    Connections

    • Married Caroline Augusta Cabell, December 27, 1873 (died 1876). Married second, Sarah Randolph, April.
    • father: Robert L. Brown
    • mother: Sarah Cabell (Callaway) Brown
    • spouses: Caroline Augusta Cabell
    • Sarah Randolph
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    Born September 5, 1843
    Died 1906
    (aged 62)
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