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Joseph E. Brown

AKA Joseph Emerson Brown

Born: 15-Apr-1821
Birthplace: Pickens County, SC
Died: 30-Nov-1894
Location of death: Atlanta, GA
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, GA

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Democratic [1]

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Governor of Georgia, 1857-65

[1] Originally a member of the Whig Party.

Father: Mackey Brown (b. 1797)
Mother: Sally Rice
Sister: Emeline
Sister: Prudence
Sister: Mary Elizabeth
Sister: Edna Elija
Brother: James Rice
Brother: William Carroll
Brother: Aaron Pleasant
Sister: Nancy Verlinda
Sister: Sally Melissa
Sister: Jemima Ann
Brother: John Mackey
Brother: George Washington
Wife: Elizabeth Grisham (m. 13-Jul-1847, six sons, two daughters)
Son: Julius Lewis (b. 31-May-1848)
Daughter: Mary Virginia (b. 5-Jan-1850)
Son: Joseph Mackey Brown (Governor of Georgia, b. 1851, d. 1932)
Son: Franklin Pierce (b. 15-Apr-1853)
Son: Elijah Alexander
Son: Charles McDonald (b. 1859, d. 1881 tuberculosis)
Daughter: Sally Eugenia
Son: George Marion

    High School: Calhoun Academy
    Law School:
Yale Law School (attended one year)

    US Senator, Georgia (appointed, 26-May-1880 to 3-Mar-1891)
    Western Atlantic Railroad President
    Georgia State Supreme Court Chief Justice (1868-70)
    Governor of Georgia (1857-65)
    Georgia State Official Judge, Superior Court, Blue Ridge Circuit (1855)
    Georgia State Senate (1849)

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