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Andrew Brown Andrew Jackson Brown
Full Name: Andrew Jackson Brown
Date of birth: April 16, 1844
Date of death: February 9, 1915

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 36 Jan 8, 1889 - Jan 13, 1891 21st (1) (2)   Democrat Alvarado / Johnson   Johnson
(1) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.
(2) Roster of Representatives of the 21st Legislature, "Twenty-First Legislature: Members of the House, Address, Occupation and Politics," Galveston Daily News, 1/5/1889, p. 2, crediting Abilene Library Consortium. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • "Resolutions Adopted on A.J. Brown's Death," 2/11/1915, p. 16. Captain A.J. Brown, death date Tuesday, 2/9/1915. Biographical sketch in resolution of the Board of City Commissioners, "While he was away from home, and without his knowledge or consent, he was nominated by his Johnson County neighbors as a member of the Texas Legislature. To that position he was elected in 1886. He declined to stand for re-election." Dallas Morning News.
  • Portrait and biographical sketch, Andrew Jackson Brown, p. 331. Birth date 4/16/1844 in Tennessee, son of Joshua D. and Nellie Ewing Brown, marriage to Miss Eddie Milliken in 1871. Personnel of the Texas State Government with Sketches of Distinguished Texans, 21st Legislature, 1889.
  • Other Resources
  • Andrew Jackson Brown, Democrat, stockman, age 44 in 1889, born in Tennessee. Card File.
  • "Burial of Capt. A.J. Brown," 2/12/1915, p. 4. Dallas Morning News.
  • "Dies at Summer Home: Body of Captain A.J. Brown Will Be Brougth [sic] to Dallas," 2/10/1915, p. 8. Dallas Morning News.
  • "Funeral Service for Capt. A.J. Brown Held," photo, 2/13/1915, p. 9. Dallas Morning News.
  • Andrew Jackson Brown, born 1844, died 1915, interment in Oakland Cemetery, Dallas along with Edmonia Milliken Brown. Find a Grave.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Andrew Brown, 21st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 21st session composite photo of House members (House chamber vestibule, west wall. 2W.V1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    21st R.S. - 1889
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Federal Relations  
    Privileges and Elections  
    Revenue and Taxation  

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