Harry Browne

Birth Name: Harry Edson Browne

Date of Birth: June 17, 1933

Place of Birth: New York City, New York, U.S.

Date of Death: March 1, 2006

Place of Death: Franklin, Tennessee, U.S.

Ethnicity: English, as well as small amount of Swiss-German

Harry Browne was an American writer, politician, and investment advisor.

He was the Libertarian Party’s nominee for President of the United States in 1996 and 2000.

Harry was the son of Cecil Margaret (Davis) and Edson Bradford Browne. He was married to Pamela Lanier Wolfe.

Harry’s paternal grandfather was Isaac Snell Browne (the son of Albert Gallatin Browne and Adaline Lavinia Babbitt). Isaac was born in Massachusetts. Albert was the son of Isaac Browne and Susanna Bradford. Adaline was the daughter of Snell Babbitt and Jael Edson.

Harry’s paternal grandmother was named Elizabeth Tobin. Elizabeth was born in England.

Harry’s maternal grandfather was Charles Sumner Davis (the son of John W. Davis and Martha Ann Powell). Charles was born in Illinois. John was the son of Joseph Davis and Sarah “Sallie” Myers. Martha was born in Wolverhampton, England, the daughter of Joseph Powell and Mary Dean.

Harry’s maternal grandmother was named Evelyn Bradford. Evelyn was born in Illinois.

Sources: Genealogies of Harry Browne (focusing on his father’s side) – http://www.wargs.com

Genealogies of Harry’s maternal grandfather, Charles Sumner Davis – http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com

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