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Lawyer

James F. Brown, American lawyer. Member legislature, 1883-1884; member board regents State University, 1890-1901.

Background

Brown, James F. was born on March 7, 1852 in Kanawha County, Virginia (now West Virginia). Son of Judge James H. and Louisa M. (Beuhring) Brown.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, West Virginia University, 1873, A.M., 1875, Doctor of Laws, 1917. Studied law under his father.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1875. Senior member Brown, Jackson & Knight.

Membership

Member legislature, 1883-1884. Member board regents State University, 1890-1901.

Connections

Married Jennie M. Woodbridge, September 13, 1877.

father:
Judge James H. Brown

mother:
Louisa M. (Beuhring) Brown

spouse:
Jennie M. Woodbridge