Brown, Joshua Rogers
Brown, Joshua Rogers a Congregational minister, was born at Stonington, Connecticut, June 14, 1812. He was converted in the great revival of 1831; graduated from Yale College, and studied theology at Yale and Andover, graduating at the latter seminary in 1841; and was ordained over the Second Congregational Church in Lebanon, Connecticut, in 1845, where he labored with universal acceptance for eight years. In 1854 he was installed pastor of the Church in East Longmeadow, Massachusetts, where he remained until his death, September 7, 1858. See Cong. Quarterly, 1859, page 99.