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Jefferson B. BROWNE

Jefferson B. BROWNE, American Circuit Judge. Member, Supreme Court of Florida, 1917-1925; Chief Justice. Supreme Court of Florida, 1917-1923; Judge Twentieth Circuit of Florida, since 1925. Author: Key West, The Old and the New (a history of Key West). Member of Masons; Benevolent and Protective Order Elks.

Background

  • BROWNE, Jefferson B. was born on June 6, 1865 in Key West, Florida, United States. Son of Joseph Beverly and Mary Nieves (Ximenez) Browne.

  • Education

    • Law Department, State University of Iowa.

    Career

    • Deceased). City Attorney, Key West, Florida. Postmaster, Key West, Florida, 1886-1900.

    Membership

    Member, Supreme Court of Florida, 1917-1925. Chief Justice. Supreme Court of Florida, 1917-1923. Judge Twentieth Circuit of Florida, since 1925.

    Author: Key West, The Old and the New (a history of Key West). Member of Masons; Benevolent and Protective Order Elks.

    Connections

    • Spouse Frances Williams Atkinson, June 19, 1889, Nevada, Missouri.
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