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Henry K. Brown


Centurion, 1847–1876

Full Name Henry Kirke Brown

Born 24 February 1814 in Leyden, Massachusetts

Died 10 July 1886 in Newburgh, New York

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Proposed by N/A: Founder

Elected 13 January 1847 at age thirty-two

Archivist’s Note: He ostensibly resigned sometime between 1857 and 1860 and was reinstated in February 1863 with a new proposer, Henry Peters Gray.