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Alexander Ephraim Brown

Alexander Ephraim Brown, American engineer.


  • Brown, Alexander Ephraim was born on May 14, 1852 in Cleveland. Son of Fayette and Cornelia C. (Curtis) Brown.

  • Education

    • Education public and high schools, Cleveland. Special course civil engineering Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute, 1872. United States Geological Survey, 1 year.


    • Vice president. and general manager The Brown Hoisting Machinery Company, since 1880. Has secured several hundred patents on hoisting machinery, machines and appliances for iron, steel and coke works, ship building, process and material for reinforcing concrete, known as “Fensinclave”. Home: Cleveland, O.


    • Married Carrie M. Barnett, November 14, 1877.
    • father: Fayette Brown
    • mother: Cornelia C. (Curtis) Brown
    • spouse: Carrie M. Barnett
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    Born March 14, 1852
    Died 1911
    (aged 58)