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Brown, John (1826-1883), servant to Queen Victoria

Kim Reynolds

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/37231
Brown, John (1826-1883), servant to Queen Victoria


Brown, John (1826-1883), servant to Queen Victoria, was born on 8 December 1826 at Crathienaird in the parish of Crathie, Aberdeenshire, the second among the nine sons and two daughters of John Brown (1790-1875), a tenant farmer, and his wife, Margaret Leys (1799-1876). In 1831 the family moved to the ...

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