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Benjamin Gratz Brown

Benjamin Gratz Brown, American senator, governor of Missouri. member Kentucky Legislature, 1852-1859; member United States Senate from Missouri, December 14, 1863-1867.

Background

  • Brown, Benjamin Gratz was born on May 28, 1826 in Lexington, Kentucky, United States. Son of Mason and Judith (Bledsoe) Brown.

  • Education

    • Graduated from Yale, 1847.

    Membership

    Member Kentucky Legislature, 1852-1859. Member United States Senate from Missouri, December 14, 1863-1867.

    Connections

    • father: Mason Brown
    • mother: Judith (Bledsoe) Brown
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    Born March 28, 1826
    Died December 13, 1885
    (aged 59)
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