Alexander Laing Brown
He was elected at the 1886 general election as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Hawick District of Burghs, defeating the sitting Liberal Unionist MP Sir George Otto Trevelyan. At the 1892 general election, Brown did not stand for re-election to the House of Commons.
- Leigh Rayment's Historical List of MPs – Constituencies beginning with "H" (part 2)[self-published source][better source needed]
- The London Gazette: . 20 July 1886. Retrieved 9 July 2010.
- Craig, F. W. S. (1989) . British parliamentary election results 1885–1918 (2nd ed.). Chichester: Parliamentary Research Services. ISBN 0-900178-27-2.
- Hansard 1803–2005: contributions in Parliament by Alexander Laing Brown
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Sir George Otto Trevelyan
|Member of Parliament for Hawick Burghs
1886 – 1892
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