|Howard Elis Brown|
August 4, 1943 –March 24, 1945
|Preceded by||Edward James Anderson|
|Succeeded by||Thomas Henry Lewis|
|Political party||Co-operative Commonwealth Federation|
Howard Elis Brown was a merchant and politician from Ontario, Canada. He represented the provincial riding of Welland as a Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (Ontario Section) member of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario from 1943 to 1945. He unsuccessfully contested the federal riding of Haldimand as a Co-operative Commonwealth Federation candidate in the 1949 federal election.
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