Lewis Crebasa Browne (1810-1898) studied for the ministry under Rev. Stephen R. Smith while studying at the Clinton Liberal Institute in Clinton, New York and was ordained into the Universalist ministry in 1835. He served parishes in New York and New Hampshire and was awarded a D.D. from St. Lawrence University in 1898 shortly before his death. In 1874, Rev. Browne wrote and published the Review of the Life and Writings of M. Hale Smith; with a Vindication of the Moral Tendency of Universalism and the Moral Character of Universalists, a work of Universalist apologetics.
- bMS 503/1 (4) Record book of marriages and funerals, 1839-1897.