1827 – Browne was born in Dublin, County Mayo, Ireland, on the 7th of July.
– He later emigrated to the southern United States.
– He served as Acting Confederate Secretary of State and as aide-de-camp to President Jefferson Davis.
1864 – He was promoted to brigadier general in November.
– Browne was an attorney and was a professor of History and Constitutional Law at the University of Georgia.
1883 – He died on the 28th of April in Athens, Georgia and was buried in its Oconee Hill Cemetery.