Biographical Sketch of T. Dave Brown
Brown, T. Dave; real estate; born, Cleveland, Sept. 3, 1852; of Scotch descent; son of James and Anna Black Brown; educated, public schools, Cleveland, 1884-1890, in charge of Case Library and Building; member City Council, 1885-1886; elected assessor of real property for the City of Cleveland, 1890; in 1896, appointed by Gov. William McKinley to fill out an unexpired term as county commissioner of Cuyahoga County, and later elected to the same office; pres. The Commonwealth Realty & Building Co., The Eagle Storage and Moving Co.; director The Brooklyn Building & Loan Association; for the past several years he has devoted his time to extensive private interests and in travel both at home and abroad; was one of the organizers and first pres. of the Tippecanoe Republican Club; member B. P. 0. E. and K. P. orders; has had an honorable career in business and politics and in the social life of the city; married, and lives with his family at 6515 Cedar. Avenue.