Brown, Valentine a Methodist Episcopal minister, was born in 1805. In 1839 he was received into the Troy Conference, and in its active ranks labored with zeal and fidelity until 1852, when failing health obliged him to become superannuate. He died September 24, 1854. Mr. Brown was a good preacher, a faithful and affectionate pastor, and a truly pious and devout man. See Minutes of Annual Conferences, 1855, page 540.