1796–1828

Introduction

Born: Oc­to­ber 21, 1796, New Lon­don, Con­nec­ti­cut.

Died: Sep­tem­ber 26, 1828, New Lon­don, Con­nec­ti­cut.

Buried: Ce­dar Grove Ce­me­te­ry, New Lon­don, Con­nec­ti­cut.

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Biography

John was the son of Jer­e­mi­ah Gates Brain­ard & Sar­ah Gar­din­er.

He was ed­u­cat­ed at Yale Co­llege. For a while he prac­ticed law in Mid­dle­town, Con­nec­ti­cut.

He ed­it­ed the Con­nec­ti­cut Mir­ror in Hart­ford.

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