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Benjamin Gratz Brown

senator , governor of Missouri

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