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Brown, Albert


13 Nov. 1807–28 Jan. 1902. Carpenter. Born at Windsor, Hartford Co., Connecticut. Son of James Brown and Mary. Lived in Hoosick, Rensselaer Co., New York, 1830. Joined Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1832. Participated in Camp of Israel expedition to Missouri, 1834. Moved to Kirtland, Geauga Co., Ohio, 17 Oct. 1835. Ordained an elder, 25 Jan. 1836. Married Sarah Campbell, 1839, in Kirtland. Moved to Nauvoo, Hancock Co., Illinois, by 1843. Member of Nauvoo Legion.Ordained a high priest, by 1844, and a seventy. Served with Mormon Battalion in Mexican War 1846–1847. Moved to Platte Co., Missouri, ca. 1849; to Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, by 1852; and to Crescent Township, Pottawattamie Co., by 1860. Migrated to Utah Territory, 4 Sept. 1863. Ordained a patriarch. Died at East Mill Creek, Salt Lake Co., Utah.