A Guide to Florida Governors and the Florida Cabinet

Thomas Brown (1785-1867)

Thomas Brown

Second governor: (October 1, 1849 to October 3, 1853)

Party Affiliation: Whig

Lt. Governor: None

First Lady: Elizabeth Simpson Brown

Florida Cabinet

Attorney General:
David P. Hogue (1848-1853)
Simon Towle (1847-1851)
John Beard (1851-1854)
Secretary of State:
Charles W. Downing (1849-1853)
William R. Hayward (1848-1853)

Florida Photographic Collection:
Collections at the State Archives of Florida:
Other Repositories:
  • Letters, Stroizer Library, Florida State University
Related Links:
  • Thomas Brown, Florida Governors' Portraits, Museum of Florida History.