Location:  East City Limits on U.S. 67-84-377 in Roadside Park

Brown County

    Created August 27, 1856; organized March 21, 1857
   Named for Capt. Henry S. Brown.  Came to Texas in 1824.  Indian trader and fighter, commanded a company at the Battle of Velasco, member of the convention of 1832.
   County seat, Brownwood, 1856.  Moved to new site of same name, 1867.

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