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Abigail North Brower1

b. 20 March 1813, d. 6 July 1862
  • Abigail North Brower was born on 20 March 1813.1
  • She died on 6 July 1862.1

Citations

  1. [S3719] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 31. 4th handwritten chart. The descendants of Anthony Post Brower. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Abigeltje Brower1

b. 8 November 1772
  • Abigeltje Brower was baptized on 8 November 1772 at Reformed Dutch Congregations, Freehold and Middletown, Monmouth Co., New Jersey.1
  • She married Elisha Bowne, son of John Bowne, at Reformed Dutch Congregations, Freehold and Middletown, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, on 2 February 1795.2
  • Also known as Abigail Brewer.3
  • Of at Swimming River, Middletown, Monmouth Co., New Jersey.4
  • Abigail Brewer, wife of Elisha Bowne, is named in the April 1828 petition of Robert Walker for a division of the real estate owned by Hendrick Brewer, dec'd.3

Family: Elisha Bowne b. bt 1765 - 1775

Citations

  1. [S2734] The Church Register of the Reformed Church of Freehold and Middletown, Monmouth County, N.J., 1709-1851; FHL film #1016879 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1977), Microfilm of handwritten transcripts (350, 145 p.) in the possession of the Holland Society of New York, New York City, page 136, no. 1384. Abigeltje child of Hendrick Brower and Abigeltje Hunt. Hereinafter cited as Reformed Church of Freehold and Middletown.
  2. [S2734] The Church Register of the Reformed Church of Freehold and Middletown, Monmouth County, N.J., 1709-1851; FHL film #1016879 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1977), Microfilm of handwritten transcripts (350, 145 p.) in the possession of the Holland Society of New York, New York City, page 286. Hereinafter cited as Reformed Church of Freehold and Middletown.
  3. [S1901] Research of Marie Brewer Fawcett and Nita Pugh. Received from Richard Brewer, Feb. 2008.This a photocopy from "Intestates and Others, Book H 1828-1833," assumed to be New Jersey, p.40. (Unfortunately the full title of the source was not provided.). Hereafter as Fawcett-Pugh Research.
  4. [S4415] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 3 (New York: n.pub., 1914), page 106. Bowne of Monmouth County. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 3.
  5. [S4415] John E. Stillwell Historical and Genealogical Miscellany, Early Settlers of New Jersey and their Descendants, Vol. 3 (New York: n.pub., 1914), page 106. Bowne of Monmouth County. "They were my parents," wrote Sarah Ann Haynes, sister of Mary Bowne, of Harlem, N.Y. in 1869. Refering to Elisha Bowne and Abigail Brower. Hereinafter cited as Stillwell's Miscellany Vol. 3.

Aborn? Brower1

b. circa 1828
  • Aborn? Brower was born circa 1828 at New York.1
  • He married Caroline.1
  • Aborn? Brower appeared on the census on 25 July 1850 at Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, Aborn (?) Brower, age 22, born in New York. A machinest. Enumerated in the household of Enos Scofield (age 52, machinist) with Caroline Brower (19) and Harvey Brower (1).1

Family: Caroline b. c 1831

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 496, page 26B. Enos Scofield household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Abraham Brower1

b. between 1772 and 1777
  • Abraham Brower was possibly born between 1772 and 1777 based upon his approximated date of marriage.
  • He is said to have married Polly Brower circa 1792 (this claim is unverified).2
  • Nothing further has been discovered regarding Abraham Brower, his wife, or any possible family. Not so much as a marriage record has been found and as of now is existance is based on the undocumented research of some earlier accounts of the Jeremiah Brower/Brewer family.

Citations

  1. [S686] "Family Group of Jeremiah Brower (Brewer)", online http://www.djnorton.com/genealogy/wftpearce/gp1140.html. Database by Gary Welker (1999-2001). This is an undocumented and unconfirmed source, and additional records must be located. "Polly (Mary) Brower m. Abraham Brower, 1792". Cites World Family Tree Vol.4, Ed.1. Hereinafter cited as Family Group of Jeremiah Brower (Brewer).
  2. [S686] "Family Group of Jeremiah Brower (Brewer)", online http://www.djnorton.com/genealogy/wftpearce/gp1140.html. Database by Gary Welker (1999-2001). This is an undocumented and unconfirmed source, and additional records must be located. "Polly (Mary) Brower m. Abraham Brower, 1792". Cites World Family Tree Vol.4, Ed.1. It should be noted that the identity of this Abraham Brower has not been determined.. Hereinafter cited as Family Group of Jeremiah Brower (Brewer).

Abraham Brower1

b. circa 1822
  • Abraham Brower was born circa 1822 at Ohio.1
  • He appeared on the census on 29 August 1850 at Lawrenceburg, Dearborn Co., Indiana, as Abram Brower, age 28, an attorney, living in his father's household.1

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432-141, p.260, image 90. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Abraham Brower1

b. before 1770
  • Abraham Brower was born before 1770.
  • He married Elizabeth Devoe at Bergen Co., New Jersey, on 15 February 1788.2,3
  • Also known as Abraham D. Brewer.3

Citations

  1. [S1455] New Jersey Department of State,"Index to Marriage Records 1666-1799."Searchable database. New Jersey Division of Archives & Records Management. Online http://www.state.nj.us/cgi-bin/state/dbcolmarriage.pl., searched Jan 2007. Hereinafter cited as NJ Index to Marr. Rec. 1666-1799.
  2. [S1455] New Jersey Department of State,"Index to Marriage Records 1666-1799."Searchable database. New Jersey Division of Archives & Records Management. Online http://www.state.nj.us/cgi-bin/state/dbcolmarriage.pl., searched Jan 2007. B (Part 2 : 1766-1795) : Page/Item 851. Hereinafter cited as NJ Index to Marr. Rec. 1666-1799.
  3. [S2136] William Nelson, Documents Relating to the Colonial History of the State of New Jersey. Volume XXII. Marriage Records, 1665-1800, Archives of the State of New Jersey. First Series (Paterson, N.J.: Press Printing and Publishing Co., 1900), Marriage Licenses, p.32. License dated 15 Feb 1788. Abraham D. Brewer of Bergen and Elizabeth Devoe.. Hereinafter cited as Doc. Rel. Col. N.J. v.XXII.

Abraham Brower1,2

b. 3 September 1808, d. 12 January 1872
  • Abraham Brower was born on 3 September 1808 at Maryland.1
  • He married Hannah McCoy in 1831.1
  • Abraham Brower died on 12 January 1872 ; accidently killed by the falling of a log.1
  • He appeared on the census on 15 October 1850 at Londonderry, Guernsey Co., Ohio, Abraham Browers, age 42, born in Maryland. A farmer. In the household are Hanna Browers (age 41), James E. Browers (18), Bahama Browers (15), Jane Browers (9), David Browers (6), Abigail Browers (3), and Ruth Spencer (35). He is enumerated next to the household of Elizabeth Thompson (age 56) with the family of John Brower (50).3
  • He appeared on the census on 16 July 1860 at Oskaloosa, Mahaska Co., Iowa, Abram Brower, age 51, born in Maryland. A farmer. Real estate valued at $2300. In the household are Hannah Brower (age 50), James E. Brower (26, farm laborer), Louisa Brower (21, seamstress), Jane Brower (17, seamstress), David Brower (15, farm laborer), Abigail Brower (13).4

Family: Hannah McCoy b. 22 Nov 1808, d. 5 May 1869

Citations

  1. [S1544] Josephine P. Moore, "Hurt-Brower-Grubbs Bible", Yesterdays (Nacogdoches, Texas) vol.3, no.2, pp.4-7 (1983): Wilmore's New Analytical Reference Bible; Formerly Published by J.A. Wilmore & Co.; Now published, under lease, exclusively by Henry F. Giere, New York, 1909.
    The Bible belonged to Ruby Gail and John Abner Hurt.. Hereinafter cited as "Hurt-Brower-Grubbs Bible."
  2. [S2605] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G (Hubert Brower), Hubert Brower, WBC 8:G. No. 32-O. Pedigree chart dated Oct. 1985. No sources are given. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  3. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 684, page 489A, image 734. Abraham Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  4. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 334, page 162, image 282, FHL film #803334. Abraham Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Abraham Brower1

b. circa 1795
  • Abraham Brower was born circa 1795.1
  • He married Hannah Demarest, daughter of Petrus Demarest and Maria Brouwer, at Tappan Reformed Church, Tappan, New York, on 1 April 1817 "Abraham Brouwer of Clarkstown and Hannah Demarest of Tappan."2
  • Also known as Abraham Brouwer.2
  • Abraham Brower appeared on the census in 1820 at Clarkstown, Rockland Co., New York, Abm. Brower, with a household of 1 male 26-44, 1 female under 10, 1 female 26-44. 1 person engaged in agriculture, 1 person engaged in manufactures. He is enumerated next to Rebecca Brower, widow.3
  • He appeared on the census in 1830 at Clarkstown, Rockland Co., New York, as Abraham Brower, with a family of 1 male under 5, 1 male 30-40, 1 female 5-10, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 30-40.4
  • He appeared on the census in 1840 at Clarkstown, Rockland Co., New York, as Abraham Brower with a family of 1 male under 5, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 40-50, 1 female 15-20, 1 female 20-30, 1 female 40-50, 1 female 50-60, 1 female 70-80.5
  • On 14 May 1849, Abraham Brower, of Clarkstown, New York, age 54, appeared before the Court of Common Pleas in Rockland County, New York, on the behalf of his mother, Rebecca Brower, the widow of his father, Abraham Brower, with the purpose of collecting the pension due his mother on account of his father's Revolutionary War service.1
  • He appeared on the census on 29 August 1850 at Clarkstown, Rockland Co., New York, as Abrm. Brower, age 55, a farmer, rea estate valued at $3000. With him are his wife Hannah, children Rebecca, Abraham D., and John H; Catherine M. Myer, age 40; and Mariah Demorest, age 77.6

Family: Hannah Demarest b. 10 Mar 1794, d. 6 Apr 1860

Citations

  1. [S1368] Pension and Land-Bounty-Warrant Application Files: Revolutionary War, by HeritageQuest Online; Revolutionary War; Heritage Quest, unknown repository address. Online http://persi.heritagequestonline.com/hqoweb/library/do/…; Record Group 15 of the Veteran Administration; Printout dated 2006, Ser. M805, Roll 125, image 632, file W17352, Abraham Brower, Rebecca, seven pages.
  2. [S1889] "Bethrothals and Marriages of the Dutch Reformed Church of Tappan, Rockland County, New York", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols. 84, 85, 86 (1953,1954,1955): 86:173. Hereinafter cited as "Marriages, Tappan Reformed Church, NYGBR 84,85,86."
  3. [S139] Ancestry.com, 1820 United States Federal Census., Digital image of original census records (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal Census, NARA Ser. M33, Roll 78, page 100A, image 315. Hereinafter cited as 1820 US Census.
  4. [S402] Ancestry.com, 1830 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll 103, p.129. Hereinafter cited as 1830 US Census.
  5. [S403] Ronald V., Accelerated Indexing Systems Jackson, compiler1840 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll 331. Hereinafter cited as 1840 US Census.
  6. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432-588, p.246, image 123. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  7. [S1359] Voorhis David Demarest, The Demarest Family: A record of the desMarets family in France, the Holy Land in the Crusades, again in France, Holland, the Palatinate (Germany) again in Holland and the migration to America, 1663 (Hackensack, NJ: n.pub., 1964), VII-12. Hereinafter cited as Demarest Family.

Abraham Brower1

b. 12 December 1828
  • Abraham Brower was born on 12 December 1828 at probably Paterson, New Jersey.2
  • He was baptized on 19 February 1829 at First Presbyterian Church, Paterson, New Jersey.2

Citations

  1. [S1519] William Bogardus, "E-mail correspondence from William Bogardus," e-mail message from Bogardus, William to Chris Chester and et al, dated May 23, 2007; to Chris Chester, Paul Brewer, et al; "Re: George Vanderhoof Brower". Hereinafter cited as "Wm. Bogardus e-mail."
  2. [S2448] Letter from First Presbyterian Church of Paterson Church Office (Paterson, New Jersey) to Alfred Brower, 6 Jun 1986; William B. Bogardus Collection (Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio). Box 6, File 39-B. A copy of the letter was given to William B. Bogardus by Alfred H. Brower.

Abraham Brower1

d. September 1804
  • Abraham Brower married a wife (unnamed).1
  • Abraham Brower died in September 1804.
  • He was buried on 16 September 1804 at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York.1

Family: a wife (unnamed) d. Nov 1804

Citations

  1. [S1879] "Burials in the Dutch Church, New York", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol.75,76 (1944,1945): 75:129. Hereinafter cited as "Burials RDC New York, NYGBR 75,76."

Abraham Brower1

b. 19 August 1793
  • Abraham Brower was born on 19 August 1793.1
  • He was baptized on 8 September 1793 at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York; (no sponsors).1

Citations

  1. [S1631] "Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New York", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols.5- (1874-): 31:104.

Abraham Brower1

b. before 1779
  • Abraham Brower was born before 1779.
  • He married Elizabeth Rodgers at Dutch Reformed Church, Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, on 17 April 1799.1

Citations

  1. [S1881] "Marriages of the Dutch Reformed Church of Fishkill, Dutchess County, New York", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol.83 (1952): 83:160. Hereinafter cited as "Marriages RDC Fishkill, NYGBR 83 (1952)."

Abraham Brower1

b. 8 June 1807
  • Abraham Brower was born on 8 June 1807 at Montgomery Co., New York.1
  • He was baptized on 5 September 1807 at Lutheran St. Paul's (Geisenberg Church), Minden, Montgomery Co., New York; sponsors: the parents.1

Citations

  1. [S1970] Royden Woodward Vosburg, Records of the Lutheran St. Paul's Church in the Town of Minden, Otherwise Known as the Geisenberg Church (New York City: NYGBS, unknown publish date), FHL #0,534,218. p.122, no.1695. Hereinafter cited as Luth. St. Paul's, Minden Recs.

Abraham Brower1

b. 1 April 1745, d. 21 October 1805
  • Abraham Brower was born on 1 April 1745 at Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pennsylvania.1
  • He married Margaret Buckwalter.1
  • Abraham Brower died on 21 October 1805.1
  • He was buried at Oak Grove Cemetery (Brower Burial Ground), Parker Ford, Chester Co., Pennsylvania; "d. 21 Oct 1805, age 86 years, 6 mos."2
  • He was granted administration of the estate of Henry Brower on 23 October 1784; granted to his sons Abraham and Daniel.3
  • Abraham Brower appeared on the census in 1790 at Coventry, Chester Co., Pennsylvania, as Abram Brower, with a household of 2 males over 16, 3 males under 16, and ? (unreadable) females.4
  • He appeared on the census in 1800 at Coventry, Chester Co., Pennsylvania, as Abram Brower, with a household of 1 male under 10, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 26-44, 1 male over 45, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 16-25, 1 female over 45.5

Citations

  1. [S2600] Jay H. Brower, "The Browers of Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pa.", Mennonite Family History Vol. 4, no. 3, pages 103-105 (July 1985). Hereinafter cited as "The Browers of Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pa."
  2. [S2517] Mary Kay McDowell, "Brower Family Group Sheets & Correspondence", 2007 (Oxford, Mississippi). Received from Mary Kay McDowell by Chris Chester, Feb. 2009. E-mail received April 22, 2009, "Re: Photos." Photographs of gravestones taken by Mary Kay McDowell. Hereinafter cited as "Brower Family Group Sheets."
  3. [S2603] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G:11-B, Merle Brower - W.Bogardus Correspodence. Correspondence, pedigree charts, family papers. "The Brower Family" written by Rev. D.I. Offman in his papers on the Brower Family. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  4. [S487] Ancestry.com, 1790 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2000), Federal census, Ser. M637, Roll 8, image 0274. Hereinafter cited as 1790 US Census.
  5. [S205] MyFamily.com, 1800 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2003), Federal Census, Ser M32, Roll 36, page 896, image 274. Hereinafter cited as 1800 US Census.

Abraham Brower1,2

b. 1760, d. 28 October 1828
  • Abraham Brower was born in 1760 at Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pennsylvania.1
  • He married Mary Bunn.1
  • Abraham Brower died on 28 October 1828 at Browertown (Unionville), Berks Co., Pennsylvania.1,2,3
  • He was buried at St. Gabriel's Episcopal Church Cemetery, Douglasville, Berks Co., Pennsylvania.3,4
  • Also known as Abram Brower.3
  • Surname is also spelled Brauer.5
  • He was a member of at St. Gabriel's Church, Douglassville, Chester Co., Pennsylvania.2
  • He appeared on the census in 1790 at Union, Berks Co., Pennsylvania, as Abrm Brauer, with a household of 1 male over 16, 3 males under 16, 5 females.5
  • Abraham Brower, son of John, is mentioned in the 2 Sep 1792 will of Abraham Wanger.6
  • He appeared on the census in 1800 at Union, Berks Co., Pennsylvania, with a household of 1 male 10-15, 1 male 16-25, 2 males over 45, 3 females under 10, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 16-15, 1 female 26-44, 2 other free persons.7
  • He appeared on the census in 1810 at Union, Berks Co., Pennsylvania, as Abram Brower, with a household of 1 male under 10, 1 male 10-15, 1 male over 45, 1 female under 10, 2 females 10-25, 1 female over 45.8
  • He appeared on the census in 1820 at Union, Berks Co., Pennsylvania, with a household of 1 male 26-45, 2 males over 45, 1 female 16-26, 1 female 26-45, 1 female over 45.9
  • His will was dated on 29 December 1821 at Berks Co., Pennsylvania, recorded 6 Dec 1828. "I Abraham Brower of the township of Union in the county of Berks and State of Pennsylvania, being sick and weak in body but sound in mind and memory..." Names his wife, Mary Brower; son John Brower; son Abraham Brower; son Nicholas Brower; daughter Anna, wife of David Royer; daughter Hannah, wife of John Bun; daughter Mary, deceased wife of David Jones; daughter Sarah, wife of John Kirlen; daughter Catherine; my grandchildren, the children of my daughter Mary, deceased, namely Frances and Abraham. Appoints sons John, Abraham and Nicholas as executors.10
  • Frances Jones was named in his grandfather Abraham Brower's will on 29 December 1821.10
  • He and Abraham Jones were named in his father's will dated on 29 December 1821.10
  • Inventory of estate taken on 6 December 1828 at Berks Co., Pennsylvania.11
  • "The Town of Brower: A Lost Family Legacy," by Susan Miller-Speros, appeared in the Historical Review of Berks County vol. 72, no. 1 (2006).

Family: Mary Bunn b. 1757, d. 18 Mar 1825

Citations

  1. [S2600] Jay H. Brower, "The Browers of Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pa.", Mennonite Family History Vol. 4, no. 3, pages 103-105 (July 1985). Hereinafter cited as "The Browers of Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pa."
  2. [S2601] Susan Miller-Speros, "The Town of Brower: A Lost Family Legacy", Historical Review of Berks County Vol. 72, No. 1, pages 20-29 (2006). Hereinafter cited as "The Town of Brower."
  3. [S2423] "Personal Memoirs of C.W. Brower," (MS, 1905; Schuykill Co., Pennsylvania); William B. Bogardus Collection; Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8, File G, 96-B. Hereinafter cited as "Personal Memoirs of C.W. Brower."
  4. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Searched June 2009 using "Brower" and Berks County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  5. [S487] Ancestry.com, 1790 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2000), Federal census, Ser. M637, Roll 8, image 0178. Hereinafter cited as 1790 US Census.
  6. [S2609] Jacob Martin and John P. Smith, Abstracts of Berks County, Pennsylvania Wills (n.p.: Heritage Books, 2007), page 103. Hereinafter cited as Abstracts of Berks County, Pennsylvania Wills.
  7. [S205] MyFamily.com, 1800 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2003), Federal Census, Ser. M32, Roll 35, page 683, image 267. Hereinafter cited as 1800 US Census.
  8. [S138] MyFamily.com, 1810 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com Inc., 2003), Federal Census, Ser. M252, Roll 45, page 679, inage 126.0. Hereinafter cited as 1810 US Census.
  9. [S139] Ancestry.com, 1820 United States Federal Census., Digital image of original census records (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal Census, Ser. M33, Roll 99, page 99, image 108. Hereinafter cited as 1820 US Census.
  10. [S3246] Berks County, Pennsylvania, Register of Wills v. 6-7, 1818-1837; FHL film #0020727 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1949), Miscrofilm of original records at the Berks County Courthouse in Reading, Pennsylvania, 6:271. Hereinafter cited as Berks Co., Pa. Wills v. 6-7.
  11. [S2605] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G (Hubert Brower), Hubert Brower, WBC 8:G. No. 291-H. Family ancestry compiled by the correspondent. Xeroxed copies of the will of Abraham Brower of Union Twp. Pa., 29 Dec 1821. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Abraham Brower1

b. 1779, d. 1821
  • Abraham Brower was born in 1779 at Franklin Co., Virginia.1
  • He married Elizabeth Harter, daughter of George Harter and Mary Kitterman, at Franklin Co., Virginia, on 3 November 1800.1
  • Abraham Brower died in 1821 at Preble Co., Ohio.1

Citations

  1. [S2600] Jay H. Brower, "The Browers of Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pa.", Mennonite Family History Vol. 4, no. 3, pages 103-105 (July 1985). Hereinafter cited as "The Browers of Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pa."

Abraham Brower1

b. 16 October 1824, d. 28 February 1857
  • Abraham Brower was born on 16 October 1824.1
  • He died on 28 February 1857.1

Citations

  1. [S2600] Jay H. Brower, "The Browers of Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pa.", Mennonite Family History Vol. 4, no. 3, pages 103-105 (July 1985). Hereinafter cited as "The Browers of Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pa."

Abraham Brower1

b. 1858, d. 1858
  • Abraham Brower died in 1858 at Miami Co., Indiana.1
  • He was born in 1858 at Miami Co., Indiana.1
  • Presumably a twin to Arlena.

Citations

  1. [S2600] Jay H. Brower, "The Browers of Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pa.", Mennonite Family History Vol. 4, no. 3, pages 103-105 (July 1985). Hereinafter cited as "The Browers of Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pa."

Abraham Brower1

Citations

  1. [S2603] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G:11-B, Merle Brower - W.Bogardus Correspodence. Correspondence, pedigree charts, family papers. "The Brower Family" written by Rev. D.I. Offman in his papers on the Brower Family. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Abraham Brower1

b. 28 September 1785, d. 25 December 1864
  • Abraham Brower was born on 28 September 1785 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.2,3,4
  • He married Lydia Scotton.5
  • Abraham Brower died on 25 December 1864 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.2,6
  • He was buried at Liberty Grove Cemetery, Randolph Co., North Carolina.6
  • He appeared on the census in 1810 at Randolph Co., North Carolina, with a household of 3 males 16-25, 1 female 16-25.7
  • He was named in his father's will dated on 24 January 1816.8
  • He appeared on the census in 1840 at Northern Division, Randolph Co., North Carolina, with a household of 2 males 15-20, 1 male 50-60, 2 females 15-20, 1 female 50-60. Enumerated next to James W. Brower.9
  • He appeared on the census on 11 August 1850 at Northern Division, Randolph Co., North Carolina, as Abraham Brower, age 65, born in North Carolina. A farmer with real estate valued at $2000. In the household is his wife Lydia. Son Jas. W. Brower lives next door.10
  • He appeared on the census on 16 May 1860 at Liberty, Eastern Division, Randolph Co., North Carolina, as Abram Brower, age 74, born in North Carolina. A farmer with real estate valued at $2500, personal estate at $16,510. With hin is his wife, Lydia, age 74.11
  • Col. Abraham Brower, Legislator, businessman and farmer. He was a Representative from Randolph County to the North Carolina Assembly at Raleigh during the years 1821-1827 and 1829-1834.
    The fifth cotton mill in Randolph County was established about 1849. It was built three miles below Franklinville near where Sandy Creek empties into Deep River, by the "Deep River Manufacturing Company." Subscribers were Henry Kivett, Isaac H. Foust, Abraham Brower, David Kime, James W. Brower (son of Abraham), Alfred Moore Brower (son of Abraham), John Allen, Joseph A. Allred, John C. Burgess, Matthias D. Bray, Robert Gray and David Kivett. Captital stock was $11,900.1

Family: Lydia Scotton b. 17 Feb 1785, d. 30 May 1869

Citations

  1. [S5194] J. M. Butler, Some Descendants of Christian Brower, Manuscript, 1984, Box 7, Catalog Items, No. 164, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, page 35.
  2. [S2603] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G:11-B, Merle Brower - W.Bogardus Correspodence. Correspondence, pedigree charts, family papers. "The Brower Family" written by Rev. D.I. Offman in his papers on the Brower Family. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  3. [S2605] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G (Hubert Brower), Hubert Brower, WBC 8:G. No. 115-B. Family Group sheets compiled by a descendant. No sources are cited. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  4. [S5194] J. M. Butler, Some Descendants of Christian Brower, Manuscript, 1984, Box 7, Catalog Items, No. 164, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, page 5.
  5. [S2603] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G:11-B, Merle Brower - W.Bogardus Correspodence. Correspondence, pedigree charts, family papers. "The Brower Family" written by Rev. D.I. Offman in his papers on the Brower Family. Compiled in 1958 from the records of Alfred Presley Brower (1848-1928). Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  6. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Searched June 2009 using "Brower" in North Carolina. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  7. [S138] MyFamily.com, 1810 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com Inc., 2003), Federal Census, Ser. M252, Roll 38, page 157, image 184.00. Hereinafter cited as 1810 US Census.
  8. [S5194] J. M. Butler, Some Descendants of Christian Brower, Manuscript, 1984, Box 7, Catalog Items, No. 164, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, page 7. Transcription of will.
  9. [S403] Ronald V., Accelerated Indexing Systems Jackson, compiler1840 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M704, Roll 369, page 101. Hereinafter cited as 1840 US Census.
  10. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 641, page 223, image 459. Abraham Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  11. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 910, page 285, image 578. Abram Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Abraham Brower

b. circa 1866
  • Abraham Brower was born circa 1866 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.
  • He appeared on the census on 22 July 1870 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Abraham Brower, age 4, born in New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 10 June 1880 at Village of Woodsburgh, Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Abram L. Brower, age 14, born in New York.2

Citations

  1. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1078, page 475, image 188. William Brower. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  2. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 918, FHL film #1254918, page 461.4000, ED 272, image 0136. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Abraham Brower1

b. circa 1780, d. 3 November 1877
  • Abraham Brower was probably born circa 1780 at Albany Co. (now Rensselaer Co.), New York.
  • He married Phylothia Webster.1
  • Abraham Brower died on 3 November 1877 at Ottawa, LaSalle Co., Illinois; "in the home of his son, when past age 94."2,3
  • Also known as Abraham Brewer.4
  • He appeared on the census in 1810 at Warren, Herkimer Co., New York, as Abraham Brewer, with a household of 1 male under 10, 1 male 26-44, 1 female under 10, 1 female 26-44.4
  • , In a deed recorded 31 July 1838, Rensselaer County, New York, Lina Wilcox, widow of Abraham Wilcox, late of Oxford in the County of Butler and State of Ohio, deceased, & daughter and one of the heirs-at-law of Mathew Brewer of Hoosick in the County of Rensselaer and State of New York, deceased, for and in consideration of $300 paid by Lavenius Brewer of Wayne in the County of Ashtabula and State of Ohio...confirm unto my nephew the said Levinius Brewer all my right, title and interest and property claim in a piece or parcel of land lying in the Town of Hoosick...being one equal undivided sixteenth part of the Pittstown patent...being the home farm of the said Mathew Brewer in his lifetime on which William Lawton now lives...dated 6 March 1838. The deed was witnessed by Abraham Brewer, who on 9 March 1838 in Centerville, Wayne Co., Indiana, appeared before the Judicial Circuit Court to confirm that he witnessed the deed.5
  • He appeared on the census in 1840 at Cherry Valley, Ashtabula Co., Ohio, as Abraham Brower, with a household of 1 male 15-20, 2 males 20-30, 1 male 50-60, 1 female 50-60.6
  • A direct male descendant of Abraham Brower has participated in the Brewer DNA Project (kit #252546). Analysis of his Y-DNA test results demonstrate that the participant, and therefore all of his direct male Brower ancestors, are descendants of Adam Brouwer of Gowanus, Long Island.

Family: Phylothia Webster b. bt 1780 - 1790, d. b 1850

Citations

  1. [S2781] Ted & Carole Miller,"Fullerton's First 100 Years (1879-1979)."USGenWeb Project, Nance County, Nebraska. Online http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ne/county/nance/ff100y/…., retrieved Sept 2009. From page 140 of the original publication Fullerton's First 100 Years (1879-1979) (Fullerton, Neb.: Journal Co., 1979). Hereinafter cited as Fullerton's First 100 Years (1879-1979).
  2. [S2785] George A. Ogle & Co., Memorial and Biographical Record and Illustrated Compendium of Biography containing a Compendium of Local Biography Including Biographical Sketches of Hundreds of Prominent Old Settlers and Representative Citizens of Butler, Polk, Seward, York and Fillmore Counties, Nebraska (Chicago: George A. Ogle & Co., 1899), pages 251-252. Profile of Hammond H. Brower. Hereinafter cited as Butler, Polk, Seward, York, Fillmore Cos. Neb.
  3. [S5318] Sam Brower, "Abraham Brower, Family Group Sheet", 20 May 2013 (Omaha, Nebraska). Unknown comments, Received from Sam Brower via e-mail dated May 22, 2013. Hereinafter cited as "Abraham Brower FGS."
  4. [S138] MyFamily.com, 1810 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com Inc., 2003), Federal Census, Ser. M252, Roll 27, page 464, FHL film #0181381, image 00259. Hereinafter cited as 1810 US Census.
  5. [S3052] Rensselaer County, New York, Deed Records, v.45: 45:409 (FHL film #0546717), County Clerk, Rensselaer County, New York. Hereinafter cited as Rensselaer Co., NY Deeds.
  6. [S403] Ronald V., Accelerated Indexing Systems Jackson, compiler1840 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M704, Roll 376, page 198. Hereinafter cited as 1840 US Census.
  7. [S2785] George A. Ogle & Co., Memorial and Biographical Record and Illustrated Compendium of Biography containing a Compendium of Local Biography Including Biographical Sketches of Hundreds of Prominent Old Settlers and Representative Citizens of Butler, Polk, Seward, York and Fillmore Counties, Nebraska (Chicago: George A. Ogle & Co., 1899), pages 251-252. Hereinafter cited as Butler, Polk, Seward, York, Fillmore Cos. Neb.
  8. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 659, page 522, image 714. Lot A. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Abraham Brower1

b. 2 January 1804, d. 3 August 1860
  • Abraham Brower was born on 2 January 1804 at Dutchess Co., New York.3
  • He was baptized on 11 September 1811 at First Presbyterian Church, New Hamburg (Wappingers Creek), Dutchess Co., New York.3
  • He married first a wife (name unknown).
  • Abraham Brower married second at First Presbyterian Church, Wappinger's Falls, Dutchess Co., New York, on 30 August 1842 Jane Ann Faerington.
  • Abraham Brower died on 3 August 1860 ; "age 56y 7m 0d."4
  • He was buried at Presbyterian Churchyard, New Hamburgh, Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York.4
  • Also known as Abraham Brouwer.2
  • Also known as Abraham Brewer.
  • He appeared on the census on 12 August 1850 at Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, Abram Brower, age 46, born in New York. A farmer. In the household are his wife Jane A., son William Brower, age 14, and Catherine E. Farington, age 5.5
  • He appeared on the census on 1 August 1860 at Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, as Abm. Brower, age 57, born in New York. A farmer, with real estate valued at $3000, personal estate at $500. In the household is his wife Jane A. They are enumerated between Joseph Brower and Sylvester Brower.1

Family:

Citations

  1. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 742, page 602, image 87. Abm. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  2. [S1795] "Brouwer Beginnings" by William J. Hoffman, Manuscript, BB-50, New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, New York City, New York.
  3. [S2885] Arthur C.M. Kelly, New York Births & Baptisms I, Southeast Region, New York State, 1660-1916., CD-ROM (Rhinebeck,N.Y.: Kinship), New York Births & Baptisms, New Hamburg First Prebyterian Church (Wappingers Creek): 1811-1862. Hereinafter cited as New York Births & Baptisms I, Southeast Region, New York State.
  4. [S1433] William L. Huffman, "Dutchess County, N.Y., Tombstone Readings", Yesteryears vol.17 no.67 (Spring 1974): p.153. Hereinafter cited as "Dutchess Co. Tombstone Readings."
  5. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 496, page 75A, image 156. Abram Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Abraham Brower1

b. circa 1809
  • Abraham Brower was born circa 1809 at New York.2
  • He married Catherine circa 1843.2
  • Abraham Brower appeared on the census on 26 August 1850 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, Abraham Brower, age 41, born in New York. A captain. In the household are his wife Catherine, and daughters Adaline, Catherine and Orleana.2

Family: Catherine b. c 1820

Citations

  1. [S2885] Arthur C.M. Kelly, New York Births & Baptisms I, Southeast Region, New York State, 1660-1916., CD-ROM (Rhinebeck,N.Y.: Kinship), New York Births & Baptisms, New Hamburg First Presbyterian Church (Wappinger Creek): 1811-1862. Hereinafter cited as New York Births & Baptisms I, Southeast Region, New York State.
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 497, page 158B, image 266. Abraham Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  3. [S1433] William L. Huffman, "Dutchess County, N.Y., Tombstone Readings", Yesteryears vol.17 no.67 (Spring 1974): p.153. Hereinafter cited as "Dutchess Co. Tombstone Readings."
  4. [S1433] William L. Huffman, "Dutchess County, N.Y., Tombstone Readings", Yesteryears vol.17 no.67 (Spring 1974): p.154. Hereinafter cited as "Dutchess Co. Tombstone Readings."

Abraham Brower1

b. 1 December 1818
  • Abraham Brower was born on 1 December 1818.1
  • He was baptized on 11 April 1819 at Protestant Dutch Reformed Church of Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S3104] Church Records of the Protestant Reformed Dutch Church of Aquackanonk, 1810-1944; FHL film #0888713 (New York, N.Y.: Columbia University, 1966), Manuscript on film. Microfilm of original records, no page numbers, baptisms not numbered but are in chronological order. Abraham; parents: John A. Brower, Jane Vreeland. Hereinafter cited as RDC Aquackanonk 1810-1944.

Abraham Brower1

Citations

  1. [S3297] Elwood Roberts, Biographical Annals of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania: containing genealogical records of representative families, including many of the early settlers and biographical sketches of prominent citizens (New York: T. S. Benham, 1904), page 64. Hereinafter cited as Biographical Annals of Montgomery Co., Pa.

Abraham Brower

  • Abraham Brower married Catherine before June 1801.
  • Abraham Brower witnessed the marriage of Mary Dobbs and William Betts on 6 June 1801 at English Lutheran Church, New York City, New York.1

Citations

  1. [S2823] Charles Farrell, "Marriages Recorded in the Register of the English Lutheran Church, New York City, 1794-1810", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 140 (2009): 140:44. William Betts and Mary Dobbs before Abraham and Catharine Brower. Hereinafter cited as "Marriages in the English Lutheran Church, NYC, 1794-1810, NYGBR 140 (20090."

Abraham Brower1

b. circa 1866
  • Abraham Brower was born circa 1866.1

Citations

  1. [S3489] Barbara H. Benjamin, "Query 1997-45", New Netherland Connections Vol. 2, page 50 (1997). Hereinafter cited as "Query 1997-45."

Abraham Brower1

b. circa 1778
  • Abraham Brower was born circa 1778 at New Jersey.1
  • He married Sarah.1
  • Abraham Brower appeared on the census on 23 August 1850 at Washington, Burlington Co., New Jersey, Abraham Brower, age 72, born in New Jersey. Laborer. In the household is Sarah Brower (age 58). Sharing the same dwelling house (separate household) are Michael Mount (45), Sarah Ann Mount (37) and William Hy Goff (5). They are enumerated next to David Brower, age 50.1
  • Are enumerated next to each other on the 1850 U.S. Census.2,1

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 444, page 515B. Abraham Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 444, page 515B. David Brewer household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Abraham Brower1

Citations

  1. [S2605] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G (Hubert Brower), Hubert Brower, WBC 8:G. Notes, unsourced. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Abraham Brower1

b. 1780, d. 1869
  • Abraham Brower was born in 1780 at Pennsylvania.1
  • He married Mary Goodman.1
  • Abraham Brower died in 1869.1
  • He appeared on the census on 6 August 1850 at Franklin, Butler Co., Pennsylvania, Abraham Brower, age 68, born in Pennsylvania. Weaver. Real estate valued at $280. In the household are Mary Brower (age 67) and Susannah Brower (24).2

Family: Mary Goodman b. 1783

Citations

  1. [S4338] Frank, "Browers," e-mail message from Frank to Chris Chester, January 21, 2010, Query into Abrahan Brower (1780-1869) and Mary Goodman (1783-1827) of Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as "Browers."
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 760, page 243B. Abraham Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Abraham Brower1

d. September 1819
  • Abraham Brower died in September 1819 at New York City, New York.1

Citations

  1. [S4428] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, TMG #4428, Brouwer Marriages & Deaths. Marriages extracted from Albany, New York area newspapers. Recorded on index cards. Albany Gazette, 21 Sept 1819. Brower, Abraham at N.Y., Sept 1819. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Abraham Brower1

b. circa 1769, d. 11 September 1795
  • Abraham Brower was born circa 1769.1
  • He died on 11 September 1795 at New York City, New York.1

Citations

  1. [S4428] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, TMG #4428, Brouwer Marriages & Deaths. Marriages extracted from Albany, New York area newspapers. Recorded on index cards. NY Herald, 12 Sept 1795. Brower. In this city, yesterday, Mr. Abraham Brower, printer, aged about 26 years, late of Schenectady, leaving a young widow. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Abraham Brower1

b. between 1776 and 1794
  • Abraham Brower was born between 1776 and 1794.1
  • He appeared on the census in 1820 at Rensselaer, Rensselaer Co., New York, with a household of 2 males under 10, 2 males 10-15, 1 male 24-44, 1 female 26-44, 1 female over 45. 1 person engaged in manufactures.1

Citations

  1. [S139] Ancestry.com, 1820 United States Federal Census., Digital image of original census records (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal Census, NARA Ser. M33, Roll 68, page 2. Abraham Brower. Hereinafter cited as 1820 US Census.

Abraham Brower1

b. before 1800
  • Abraham Brower was probably born before 1800.
  • In 1822 Abraham Brower resided at Johnstown, Montgomery Co., New York.1
  • He was granted administration of the estate of John Brower on 15 May 1822; estate of John Brower Junr. of the town of Johnstown, Montgomery County, New York, died intestate, granted to Abraham Brower of said town of Johnstown.1

Citations

  1. [S1474] "Abstracts of Wills, Administrations and Guardianships in NY State, 1787-1835."New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2006), (From material originally compiled by William A. D. Eardeley, now held by the Brooklyn Historical Society.). Online www.americanancestors.org., Retrieved January 2012. John Brower, Montgomery County. Hereinafter cited as Abstracts of Wills, etc. in NY 1787-1835.

Abraham Brower1

  • Abraham Brower married Polly Post at Presbyterian Church, Caldwell, Essex Co., New Jersey, on 24 November 1815.1

Citations

  1. [S5197] Caldwell Presbyterian Church Marrigae Records (Brower and others), Manuscript (extractions), From FHL film #s 0946632 & 0946633, Box 7, Uncataloged Items, No. 17, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/…

Abraham Brower1

b. 26 October 1810, d. 12 November 1846
  • Abraham Brower was born on 26 October 1810.1
  • He married Mary Switzer, daughter of Israel Switzer and Elizabeth Reiner.1
  • Abraham Brower died on 12 November 1846.1
  • Lived on Brower Farm, Parkerford, Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S5414] Isaac N. Urner, Genealogy of the Urner Family and Sketch of the Coventry Brethren Church in Chester County, Pennsylvania (Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1893), page 54. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Urner Family. http://books.google.com/books
  2. [S5414] Isaac N. Urner, Genealogy of the Urner Family and Sketch of the Coventry Brethren Church in Chester County, Pennsylvania (Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1893), page 95. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Urner Family. http://books.google.com/books

Abraham Brower1

b. 2 April 1798, d. 24 May 1862
  • Abraham Brower was born on 2 April 1798.1
  • He married Jane Rider.1
  • Abraham Brower died on 24 May 1862.1
  • He was buried at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.1

Family: Jane Rider b. 2 Jul 1796, d. 2 Aug 1849

Citations

  1. [S5447] Minnie Cohen, Gravestone Inscriptions of Greenwood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York (n.p.: the author, 1932), II:39. Also WBC 5 CEM/O BB-247. http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/…. Hereinafter cited as Greenwood Cem. G.S. Ins.

Abraham Brower1

  • Abraham Brower married Mary.1

Citations

  1. [S5451] Albert H. Gerberich, "Gravestone Inscriptions from Cemetery at Brownback's Church, Chester County, Pennsylvania", National Genealogical Society Quarterly Vol. 44, no. 1, pp. 13-15 (March 1956). (Brower found at WBC 5 CEM CC-81): Mary, wife of Abraham Brower, d. 26 June 1877, aged 93 years, 10 mo., 11 da.. Hereinafter cited as "G.S. Inscriptions, Brownback's Church."

Abraham C. Brower1

b. 7 February 1800
  • Abraham C. Brower was born on 7 February 1800.1
  • He married an unknown person on 19 September 1822.2

Citations

  1. [S3462] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Box 5, BIB BB-154, Brower Family Bible Record. Published Hartford 1834 by D.F. Robinson and H.F. Sumner, Cottage Bible - Present Owner: Oneida Historical Society, Utica, N.Y. Copied by Edith Balsford Swancott (Mrs. Henry G.) NSDAR #164796, May 1953. FHL film #0862794.. . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S3462] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Box 5, BIB BB-154, Brower Family Bible Record. Published Hartford 1834 by D.F. Robinson and H.F. Sumner, Cottage Bible - Present Owner: Oneida Historical Society, Utica, N.Y. Copied by Edith Balsford Swancott (Mrs. Henry G.) NSDAR #164796, May 1953. FHL film #0862794.. Date of marriage is recorded, name of spouse is not recorded. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Abraham D. Brower

b. circa 1846
  • Abraham D. Brower was born circa 1846 at Mississippi.
  • Also known as Duncan A. Brower.1
  • He appeared on the census on 7 November 1850 at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, as Duncan A. Brower, age 4, born in Mississippi.1
  • He appeared on the census on 18 August 1860 at Beat 5, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, as Abraham D. Brower, age 14, born in Mississippi.2
  • He appeared on the census on 28 June 1870 at Township 7, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, as Abraham D. Brower, age 23, born in Mississippi. A farm laborer.3

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 375, page 363B, image 282. Franklin P. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 585, page 433, image 437, FHL film #803585. F.P. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  3. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 735, page 101B, image 206, FHL film #552234. Franklin P. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Abraham D. Brower1

d. before 12 August 1799
  • Abraham D. Brower died before 12 August 1799 at Bergen Co., New Jersey.1
  • Administration of Abraham D. Brower's estate was granted on 12 August 1799 estate of Abraham D. Brower of Bergen Co., died intestate, granted to John Conselyea. Fellowbondsman Elias Gurnee and Jacob Vander Pool, all of said Co. Lib. 38, p. 201, File 3050B.1

Citations

  1. [S2465] Elmer T. Hutchinson, editor, Documents Relating to the Colonial, Revolutionary and Post-Revolutionary History of the State of New Jersey First Series Vol. 38; Calender of New Jersey Wills, Administrations, Etc., Vol. 9 1796-1800 (Newark,N.J.: New Jersey Law Journal, Printers, 1944), page 46. Abraham D. Brower. Hereinafter cited as NJ Wills v.9 1796-1800.

Abraham D. Brower Jr.1

b. circa 1841
  • Abraham D. Brower Jr. was born circa 1841 at Washtenaw Co., Michigan.1
  • He appeared on the census on 15 August 1850 at York, Washtenaw Co., Michigan.1
  • He appeared on the census on 10 July 1860 at Todd Co., Minnesota, as Abram "Brown" age 19, single and living with his parents.2

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432-364, p.476, image 599. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Roll M653-575, image 79. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Abraham Demarest Brower1

b. 25 September 1829
  • Abraham Demarest Brower was born on 25 September 1829 at New York.1
  • He was baptized on 22 January 1830 at Clarkstown, Rockland Co., New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 29 August 1850 at Clarkstown, Rockland Co., New York, age 20, a foundryman, living with his parents.2

Citations

  1. [S1359] Voorhis David Demarest, The Demarest Family: A record of the desMarets family in France, the Holy Land in the Crusades, again in France, Holland, the Palatinate (Germany) again in Holland and the migration to America, 1663 (Hackensack, NJ: n.pub., 1964), VII-12. Hereinafter cited as Demarest Family.
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432-588, p.246, image 123. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Abraham Duryea Brower1

b. 28 July 1811, d. 16 October 1884
  • Abraham Duryea Brower was born on 28 July 1811 at New York City, New York.3,2
  • He married Mary Rachel Stevens in 1837.1,2
  • Abraham Duryea Brower died on 16 October 1884 at Little Sauk, Todd Co., Minnesota.2
  • Abraham D. Brower moved from New York state to Michigan, where he was a farmer. In the spring of 1860, he moved his family to Long Prarie, Todd Co., Minnesota.1
  • He appeared on the census in 1840 at Pittsfield, Washtenaw Co., Michigan, as A.D. Brower with a family of 2 males under 5, 1 male 20-30, 1 female 10-15, and 2 females 20-30.4
  • He appeared on the census on 15 August 1850 at York, Washtenaw Co., Michigan, as Abram D. Brower, age 38, a farmer with real estate valued at $1200, born in New York. With him are wife Mary R., and children Richard D., Jas. S., Abram D., Jr., Jacob V.3
  • He appeared on the census on 10 July 1860 at Todd Co., Minnesota, as Abram D. "Brown", age 47, a farmer, with wife Mary, and sons James, Abram, Jacob, and Walter. He is enumerated just before his eldest son, Richard "Brown" and his wife Ellen.5
  • He appeared on the census on 5 August 1870 at Little Sauk, Todd Co., Minnesota, as Abraham D. Brower, age 59, born in New York, a farmer, real estate valued at $4800 and personal estate at $1000. With him are his wife, Mary, and son Walter.6
  • He appeared on the census on 1 June 1880 at Little Sauk, Todd Co., Minnesota, as Abraham D. Brower, age 69, a farmer, with his wife, Mary.7

Family: Mary Rachel Stevens b. c 1814

Citations

  1. [S1543] Josiah B. Chaney, "Jacob Vradenberg Brower", Minnesota Historical Society Collections vol.12, pp.769-774 (1908). Hereinafter cited as "Jacob Vradenberg Brower, MHSC, 1908."
  2. [S1565] Abraham Brouwer and Neeltje Duryea, Descendant Report, 7 Apr 2007, compiled by Paul Brewer, sources are cited. Electronic copy received by Chris Chester from Paul Brewer, Chris Chester, Kent, New York.
  3. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432-364, p.476, image 599. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  4. [S403] Ronald V., Accelerated Indexing Systems Jackson, compiler1840 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll 211, p.129. Hereinafter cited as 1840 US Census.
  5. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Roll M653-575, image 79. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  6. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll M593-11, image 501. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  7. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll T9-635, FHL film 1254635, p.333.1000, ED 139, image 0674. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Abraham Herbert Brower1

b. 17 July 1907, d. 4 January 1980
  • Abraham Herbert Brower was born on 17 July 1907 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.1
  • He married Pauline Scott on 23 September 1929.1
  • Abraham Herbert Brower died on 4 January 1980.1

Citations

  1. [S2605] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G (Hubert Brower), Hubert Brower, WBC 8:G. File 115-B. Regarding descendants of Christian Brower (1754-1819), Randolph Co., North Carolina. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Abraham Brower Jr.1

b. 7 May 1783, d. 5 November 1834
  • Abraham Brower Jr. was born on 7 May 1783 at Berks Co., Pennsylvania.2
  • He married Mary Yocum before 1805.2
  • Abraham Brower Jr. died on 5 November 1834 at Berks Co., Pennsylvania.2
  • He was buried at St. Gabriel's Episcopal Church Cemetery, Douglasville, Berks Co., Pennsylvania.2,3
  • Also known as Abram Brower.2
  • He appeared on the census in 1820 at Union, Berks Co., Pennsylvania, with a household of 1 male under 10, 2 males 10-16, 2 males 26-45, 2 females under 10, 1 female 10-16, 2 females 16-26, 1 female 26-45, 1 female over 45, 2 persons engaged in agriculture.4
  • He was named in his father's will dated on 29 December 1821 named as an executor.5
  • He appeared on the census in 1830 at Union, Berks Co., Pennsylvania, with a household of 1 male under 5, 1 male 5-10, 2 males 10-15, 3 males 20-30, 4 males 30-40, 1 female 10-15, 2 females 15-20, 1 female 40-50.6

Family: Mary Yocum b. 6 Apr 1785, d. 1 Nov 1834

Citations

  1. [S2601] Susan Miller-Speros, "The Town of Brower: A Lost Family Legacy", Historical Review of Berks County Vol. 72, No. 1, pages 20-29 (2006). Hereinafter cited as "The Town of Brower."
  2. [S2423] "Personal Memoirs of C.W. Brower," (MS, 1905; Schuykill Co., Pennsylvania); William B. Bogardus Collection; Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8, File G, 96-B. Hereinafter cited as "Personal Memoirs of C.W. Brower."
  3. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Searched June 2009 using "Brower" and Berks County, Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  4. [S139] Ancestry.com, 1820 United States Federal Census., Digital image of original census records (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal Census, Ser. M33, Roll 99, page 99, image 108. Hereinafter cited as 1820 US Census.
  5. [S3246] Berks County, Pennsylvania, Register of Wills v. 6-7, 1818-1837; FHL film #0020727 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1949), Miscrofilm of original records at the Berks County Courthouse in Reading, Pennsylvania, 6:271. Hereinafter cited as Berks Co., Pa. Wills v. 6-7.
  6. [S402] Ancestry.com, 1830 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M19, Roll 143, page 515. Hereinafter cited as 1830 US Census.

Abraham L. Brower1

Citations

  1. [S1862] Anonymous, A Portrait and Biographical Record of Allen and Van Wert Counties, Ohio (Chicago: A.W. Bowen & Co., 1896), p.217. Hereinafter cited as Portrait and Biographical Record of Allen and Van Wert Counties, Ohio.

Abraham O. Brower1

b. circa 1842
  • Abraham O. Brower was born circa 1842 at New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 17 August 1850 at Glens Falls, Warren Co., New York, Abraham O. Brower, age 8, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 609, page 50A, image 104. Samuel Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Abraham Presley Brower1

b. 1848, d. 1 October 1928
  • Abraham Presley Brower was born in 1848 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.1
  • He married Nancy Margaret McMasters, daughter of David McMasters and Arma Jones, on 2 March 1870.2
  • Abraham Presley Brower died on 1 October 1928 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.1,3
  • He was buried at Bethany United Methodist Church Cemetery, Franklinville, Randolph Co., North Carolina.3
  • Also known as Presley Brower.4
  • He appeared on the census on 11 August 1850 at Northern Division, Randolph Co., North Carolina, as Presley Brower, age 2, born in North Carolina.4
  • He appeared on the census on 16 May 1860 at Liberty, Eastern Division, Randolph Co., North Carolina, as Abram P. Brower, age 12, born in North Carolina.5
  • He appeared on the census on 23 September 1870 at Liberty, Randolph Co., North Carolina, as Abram P. Brower, age 22, born in North Carolina. A farmer, single, living with his parents.6

Family: Nancy Margaret McMasters b. 1854, d. 1934

Citations

  1. [S2603] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G:11-B, Merle Brower - W.Bogardus Correspodence. Correspondence, pedigree charts, family papers. "The Brower Family" written by Rev. D.I. Offman in his papers on the Brower Family. Compiled in 1958 from the records of Alfred Presley Brower (1848-1928). Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S5194] J. M. Butler, Some Descendants of Christian Brower, Manuscript, 1984, Box 7, Catalog Items, No. 164, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, page 36.
  3. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Searched June 2009 using "Brower" in North Carolina. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  4. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 641, page 223, image 459. Jas. W. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  5. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 910, page 285, image 578. J.W. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  6. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1156, page 390, image 226. J.W. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  7. [S5194] J. M. Butler, Some Descendants of Christian Brower, Manuscript, 1984, Box 7, Catalog Items, No. 164, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, page 37.

Abraham Thew Hunter Brower1,2

b. 1 June 1850, d. 30 April 1927
  • Abraham Thew Hunter Brower was born on 1 June 1850 at New York City, New York, at no. 10 Harrison St.1
  • Another source says Abraham Thew Hunter Brower was born on 1 June 1849 at New York City, New York.4
  • He married Mary M. Lester at Rome, Georgia, on 20 March 1877.5
  • Abraham Thew Hunter Brower married second at Rome, Georgia, on 15 March 1881 Jesse Bones.5
  • Abraham Thew Hunter Brower was buried on 30 April 1927 at Cleveland Cemetery, Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois.4
  • He died on 30 April 1927 at Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois.4
  • Also known as Abraham T. H. Brower.4
  • Also known as Abraham P. H. Brower.3
  • He appeared on the census on 2 September 1850 at Ward 5, New York City, New York Co., New York, as A. T. H. (Brower?) age 3 months, born in New York.6
  • Made an executor of his father's will by codicil dated 4 Feb 1869.3

Family: Mary M. Lester

Citations

  1. [S3719] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 11. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S4928] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIO-BB106, Holland Society Yearbooks and "de Halve Maen" Biographies and Memoriams. HSYB 1928/29, page 265. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection. http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/…
  3. [S3064] New York. Surrogate's Court (New York County), Record of Wills v. 212-213, 1872-1873; FHL film #0862965 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1971, 1982-1983), Microfilm of original records in the Surrogate's Court, New York Co., New York, page 210. Hereinafter cited as N.Y. Co. Wills v. 212-213, 1872-1873.
  4. [S4143] "Illinois Death and Stillbirths, 1916-1947", online www.familysearch.org. Retrieved April 2012. Abraham T. H. Brower, age 77, born in New York, New York; parents: John L. Foy Brower, Elizabeth Ogden; spouse: Jessie Bones Brower. FHL film #1877969. Hereinafter cited as Illinois Deaths & Stillbirths, 1916-1947.
  5. [S3719] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 16. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  6. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 537, page 249A, image 504. John L. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  7. [S3719] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 12. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Abraham Vosburgh Brower1

b. 20 November 1813
  • Abraham Vosburgh Brower was born on 20 November 1813.1
  • He was baptized at Reformed Church, Caughnawaga (now Fonda), Montgomery Co., New York.1

Citations

  1. [S1877] Arthur C.M. Kelly, Baptism Record of Caughnawaga Reformed Church, Fonda, New York (Rhinebeck, New York: Arthur C.M. Kelly, 1985), p.196, no.4431. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms, Caughnawaga Reformed Church.

Abram Brower1

b. 4 August 1824, d. 3 November 1903
  • Abram Brower was born on 4 August 1824 at New York City, New York.1
  • He married first at Fountain City, Wayne Co., Indiana, on 17 March 1859 Lutitia Henderson.1
  • Abram Brower married second at Fountain City, Wayne Co., Indiana, on 11 November 1864 Mary Ellen Conner.1
  • Abram Brower died on 3 November 1903 at Fountain City, Wayne Co., Indiana.1

Citations

  1. [S1356] Willam Henry Roll, "The Roll Family Windmill", RootsWeb.com, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi 2005 There are errors in this database. Events and dates cited with this source must be confirmed with more reliable evidence. Use as a guide.,citing "The Bennet-Voorhees Papers" in the private collection of David Eoff.

Abram Brower1

b. 1829
  • Abram Brower was born in 1829 at Mayfield, Fulton Co., New York.1
  • He married Louisa circa 1855.
  • Also known as Edward Brower (as called on the 1870 census).
  • Abram Brower appeared on the census on 24 July 1850 at Mayfield, Fulton Co., New York, as Abram Brower, age 21, born in New York. A laborer. Living in his parent's household.2
  • He appeared on the census on 3 October 1860 at Mayfield, Fulton Co., New York, called Abram Brower, age given as 27, born in New York. A farmer. Real estate valued at $300, personal estate at $200. In the household are his wife, Louisa, and children, Seth and Emma J.3
  • He appeared on the census on 24 June 1870 at Mayfield, Fulton Co., New York, Edward Brower, age 41, born in New York. A farmer. Real estate valued at $2000, personal estate at $450. In the household are his wife Eliza, children Seth, Emma, David, Seela, and Jacob Brower, age 85, place of birth given as New York.4
  • He appeared on the census on 7 June 1880 at Mayfield, Fulton Co., New York, Abram Brower, age 51, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A farmer. In the household are his wife, Louisa, and children, Seth, Emma Jane, David A, and Selah.5

Family: Louisa b. c 1838

Citations

  1. [S1727] Anonymous,"Descendants of Jacob Brower." Online http://www.telenet.net/~bbrower/…., Retrieved Nov. 10, 2007. Hereinafter cited as Desc. of Jacob Brower.
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 506, page 24, image 48. Jacob Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  3. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 755, page 585, image 590. Abram Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  4. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 938, page 245, image 493. Edward Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  5. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 834, FHL film #1254834, page 244.4000, ED 11, image 0900. Abram Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Abram Brower1

b. between 1805 and 1808, d. 3 April 1891
  • Abram Brower was born between 1805 and 1808 at New York.
  • He married first Mary.1
  • Abram Brower married second after September 1862 Eliza.1
  • Abram Brower died on 3 April 1891 ; age 83 years (g.s.).1
  • He was buried at Christian Church Cemetery, Charleston Four Corners, Montgomery Co., New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 30 April 1850 at Glen, Montgomery Co., New York, as Abram Brower, age 45, born in New York, a farmer, with real estate valued at $6000. With him are his wife Mary, daughters Jane E., and Jane, and son Benjamin. He is enumerated between Jas. Manning and Jacob Voorhees.2
  • He appeared on the census on 14 June 1860 at Root, Montgomery Co., New York, as Abram Brower, age 52, a farmer with real estate valued at $1600, personal estate at $800. With him are his wife Mary, and Daniel Miller, a farm laborer, age 18, born in New York.3
  • Abram Brower and James D. Brower are emunerated next to each other on the 1860 Federal census at Root, New York.3
  • He appeared on the census on 13 July 1870 at Root, Montgomery Co., New York, as Abram Brower, age 63, a farmer, with real estate valued at $4000, personal estate at $1000. With him is his wife Eliza, and Collins Nellington, age 13.4
  • He appeared on the census on 15 June 1880 at Root, Montgomery Co., New York, as Abram Brower, age 74, born in New York, parents born in New York, a farmer, with wife Eliza, and adopted daughter, Mary E. Brower, age 12, attending school.5

Family 1: Mary b. c 20 Aug 1792, d. 23 Sep 1862

Family 2: Eliza b. c 1817, d. 4 Sep 1882

Citations

  1. [S1677] Edith (Van Huesen) Becker and Melvin W. Lethridge, "Tombstone Inscriptions, Montgomery County,N.Y.", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol.58-61 (1929): 58:168. Hereinafter cited as "Tombstones, Montgomery Co., NY, NYGBR 58-61."
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432 532, p.28, image 57. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  3. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Roll M653 787, p.629, image 632. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  4. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll M593 974, p.393, image 792. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  5. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll T9 865, FHL film #1254865, p.394.2000, ED 61, image 0791. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Abram Brower1

b. between 1810 and 1820
  • Abram Brower was probably born between 1810 and 1820 at Berks Co., Pennsylvania.
  • He was buried at Episcopal Church Cemetery, Douglasville, Berks Co., Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S2423] "Personal Memoirs of C.W. Brower," (MS, 1905; Schuykill Co., Pennsylvania); William B. Bogardus Collection; Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8, File G, 96-B. Hereinafter cited as "Personal Memoirs of C.W. Brower."

Abram Brower

b. circa 1834
  • Abram Brower was born circa 1834 at Montgomery Co., New York.
  • Also known as Abraham Brower.1
  • He appeared on the census on 8 August 1850 at Broadalbin, Fulton Co., New York, as Abram Brower, age 16, born in New York. A laborer.2
  • He appeared on the census on 15 August 1860 at Johnstown, Fulton Co., New York, Abraham Brower, age 26, born in New York. A glove cutter. In the household are Sephronia Brower, age 24, a glove maker, and Jane Dempster, age 22, a glove maker. It has not been determeined whether Abraham and Sephronia Brower are husband and wife, or possilbly brother and sister. It is unusual for a wife to have employment of her own during this time period.1

Citations

  1. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 755, page 374, image 377. Abraham Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 506, page 55, image 110. David Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Abram Brower1

b. circa 1846
  • Abram Brower was born circa 1846 at Fulton Co., New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 9 July 1850 at Mayfield, Fulton Co., New York, as Abram Brower, age 4, born in New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 24 July 1860 at Broadalbin, Fulton Co., New York, as Abram Brower, age 14, born in New York.2

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 506, page 1, image 2. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 755, page 504, image 507. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Abram Brower

b. September 1861
  • Abram Brower was born in September 1861 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 26 July 1870 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Abram Brower, age 8, born in New York.2
  • He appeared on the census on 11 June 1880 at Village of Woodsburgh, Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Abram Brower, age 18, born in New York. A farmer. Living with his parents.3
  • He appeared on the census on 11 June 1900 at Woodmere, Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, as Abram Brower, age 38, born Sep 1861 in New York. Single. Living with his widowed mother. A day laborer.1

Citations

  1. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 1079, page 5B, ED 704. Amelia Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  2. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1078, page 482, image 202. Joseph Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  3. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 918 FHL film #1254918, page 462.2000, ED 272, image 0138. Joseph Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Abram Brower1

b. 11 September 1835
  • Abram Brower was born on 11 September 1835 at Dutchess Co., New York.2
  • He was baptized in 1843 at First Presbyterian Church, New Hamburg (Wappingers Creek), Dutchess Co., New York.2
  • Also known as Abraham S. Brower.3
  • He appeared on the census of 10 August 1850 in the household of Sylvester Brower at Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York; Sylvester Brower, age 40, born in New York. A farmer. Real estate valued at $2000. In the household are his wife Sarah, and children James M., Catherine, Charles, Andrew, Susan. Also Abram Brower, age 14 (listed after the others who are recorded in order of age), and Susan Scouten, age 25.1
  • Abram Brower appeared on the census on 1 August 1860 at Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, as Abm. S. Brower, age 24, born in New York.3

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 496, page 73A, image 152. Sylvester Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S2885] Arthur C.M. Kelly, New York Births & Baptisms I, Southeast Region, New York State, 1660-1916., CD-ROM (Rhinebeck,N.Y.: Kinship), New York Births & Baptisms, New Hamburg First Prebyterian Church (Wappingers Creek): 1811-1862. Hereinafter cited as New York Births & Baptisms I, Southeast Region, New York State.
  3. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 742, page 602, image 87. Sylvester Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Abram Brower1

b. 1799
  • Abram Brower was born in 1799 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.2
  • He married Kazziah Julian.3
  • Abram Brower resided at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.3
  • He appeared on the census on 12 November 1850 at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, Abram Brower, age 51, born in North Carolina. A farmer. In the household are Kezziah Brower, age 51; Randolph R. Brower, 21; Livingston I. Brower, 20; Sarah E. Brower, 16.2
  • He appeared on the census on 18 August 1860 at Beat 5, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, As A. Brower, age 61, born in North Carolina. A farmer. Real estate valued at $3000, personal estate at $925. In the household are Sarah E. Brower, age 25, domestic; T. B. Andrews, 20, farm laborer; Henry H. Andrews, 16, farm laborer. Enumerated on the same census sheet as F. P. Brower.4

Family: Kazziah Julian b. c 1799

Citations

  1. [S3083] FHS, "The Browers of Brower Township", Genealogical Journal Vol. 12, no. 1, pages 3-22 (1988). Hereinafter cited as "Browers of Brower Township."
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 375, page 367B, image 290. Abram Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  3. [S3083] FHS, "The Browers of Brower Township", Genealogical Journal Vol. 12, no. 1, pages 3-22 (1988): Letter from Norma Lindblad, Texarkana, TX. Hereinafter cited as "Browers of Brower Township."
  4. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 585, page 433, image 437, FHL film #803585. A. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Abram Brower1

b. circa 1784, d. 1871
  • Also known as Abraham Brower.3
  • He was made an executor of the will of Joseph Crawford on 10 January 1844; proved 30 April 1844. Joseph Crawford of Lower Providence, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania. To granddaughters, $1000 each. To trustees of Norriton and Providence Presbyterian Congregation, $800. To Rebecca Kolb (Culp), tract of land in Lower Providence. To grandson Albert, all real estate. To grandson Joseph, tract of land containing 110 acres. To daughter Margaret, $5000. To son-in-law Abraham Brower, equal share of estate. To John R. Umstead, $3000. Remainder of estate to grandson Albert. Executors: son-in-law Abrahan Brower and John Shearer. Witnesses: William Harg, Jacob Culp.3

Citations

  1. [S3297] Elwood Roberts, Biographical Annals of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania: containing genealogical records of representative families, including many of the early settlers and biographical sketches of prominent citizens (New York: T. S. Benham, 1904), page 63. Hereinafter cited as Biographical Annals of Montgomery Co., Pa.
  2. [S3297] Elwood Roberts, Biographical Annals of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania: containing genealogical records of representative families, including many of the early settlers and biographical sketches of prominent citizens (New York: T. S. Benham, 1904), page 64. Hereinafter cited as Biographical Annals of Montgomery Co., Pa.
  3. [S4854] Elwood Roberts, Abstracts of Wills and Administrations of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, 1784-1822, Collections of the Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania (Norristown, Pa.: The Society, 1911), Photo copy of select pages from William B. Bogardus Collection, Box 5, WIL WW-133. Citation given as "Vol. 270 - Montgomery Co., Pa. Vol. 2 (1824-1870) pp. 214-215". Hereinafter cited as Abs Wills Montgomery Co. PA.

Abram Brower1

Citations

  1. [S3297] Elwood Roberts, Biographical Annals of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania: containing genealogical records of representative families, including many of the early settlers and biographical sketches of prominent citizens (New York: T. S. Benham, 1904), page 64. Hereinafter cited as Biographical Annals of Montgomery Co., Pa.

Abram Brower1

b. before 1824
  • Abram Brower was born before 1824.
  • He married Sarah Randolph at Essex Co., New Jersey, in October 1844.1

Citations

  1. [S3967] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 4 Brewer Marriages, Brewer Marriages. Alphabetical by State then chronological by year.. Index MS - NY, page 118. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Abram Brower1

b. circa 1834
  • Abram Brower was born circa 1834 at New Jersey.
  • He married Charlotte before 1856.2
  • Abram Brower married second before 1867 Mariah.1
  • Also known as Abraham Brower.2
  • Abram Brower appeared on the census on 15 August 1860 at Ulysses, Tompkins Co., New York, Abraham Brower, age given as 36, born in New Jersey. Day laborer. Real estate valued at $550. In the household are Charlotte Brower (age 23), Mary Brower (4), William Brower (1).2
  • Abram Brower and Julius Hill are enumerated next to each other on the 1860 U.S. census at Ulysses, New York.3
  • Abram Brower appeared on the census on 23 June 1870 at Hector, Schuyler Co., New York, Abram Brower, age 32, born in New York. Farm laborer. Personal estate valued at $200. In the household are Mariah Brower (age 36), Mary Brower (14), William Brower (11), Cora Brower (11), Maud Brower (3), Lucy Brower (10/12).1
  • He appeared on the census on 5 June 1880 at Ulysses, Tompkins Co., New York, Abram Brower, age 46, born in New Jersey. Both parents born in New Jersey. Widower. Laborer. In the household are his daughters Maud, Lucy and Carrie.4
  • He appeared on the census on 20 April 1910 at Ward 3, Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York, Abram Brower, age 76, born in New Jersey. Both parents born in New Jersey. Widower. Enumerated as father-in-law in the household of Frank M. Whiting.5

Family 1: Charlotte b. c 1837, d. b 1867

Family 2: Mariah b. c 1834, d. b Jun 1880

Citations

  1. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 1092, page 534B, FHL film #552591. Abram Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  2. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 868, page 222, FHL film #803868. Abraham Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  3. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 868, page 222, FHL film #803868. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  4. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 938, page 340A, ED 242, FHL film #1254938. Abram Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  5. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T624, Roll 1083, page 7A, ED 184. Frank M. Whiting household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.

Abram Brower1

  • He established the first Broadway stage line in New York City.1

Family:

Citations

  1. [S4928] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIO-BB106, Holland Society Yearbooks and "de Halve Maen" Biographies and Memoriams. HSYB 1896, pp.121-122. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection. http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/…

Abram B. Brower

b. circa 1856
  • Abram B. Brower was born circa 1856 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.
  • Also known as Alaburtis Brower.1
  • He appeared on the census on 27 July 1860 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Abram B. Brower, age 4, born in New York.2
  • He appeared on the census on 22 July 1870 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, recorded as Alaburtis Brower, age 16, born in New York. A bayman. Living with his parents.1

Citations

  1. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1078, page 474, image 186. Elias Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  2. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 844, page 0, image 535. Elias Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Abram D. Brower1

b. circa 1820
  • Abram D. Brower was born circa 1820 at New Jersey.1
  • He married Margaret say 1844.1
  • Abram D. Brower appeared on the census on 16 October 1850 at Orange, Essex Co., New Jersey, Abram D. Brower, age 30, born in New Jersey. Hatter. Real estate valued at $100. In the household are Margaret Brower (age 22), Fanny Brower (5), Catharine Brower (2) and Lydia Personette (20).1

Family: Margaret b. c 1828

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 449, page 228B. Abram D. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Abram K. Brower1

b. 11 January 1836, d. before June 1905
  • Abram K. Brower was born on 11 January 1836 at Schuylkill Co., Pennsylvania.1
  • He died before June 1905 at Washington, D.C..1
  • He appeared on the census on 11 July 1860 at Pottsville, Schuylkill Co., Pennsylvania, as A.K. Brower, age 24, born in Pennsylvania. A clerk. Personal estate valued at $100. In the household are E.R. Brower, age 23, female (presummed wife) and Mary Garret, age 53.2

Citations

  1. [S2423] "Personal Memoirs of C.W. Brower," (MS, 1905; Schuykill Co., Pennsylvania); William B. Bogardus Collection; Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8, File G, 96-B. Hereinafter cited as "Personal Memoirs of C.W. Brower."
  2. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 1179, page 894, image 382. A.K. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Abram Vedder Brower1

b. 10 March 1877
  • Abram Vedder Brower was born on 10 March 1877 at Utica, Oneida Co., New York.1
  • "Harvard University, ex-1900. Captain Q.M. Corps, U.S.A., 23 Sep 1918; served as Assiatant to Dept. Quartermaster, New York City in Office of Quartermaster General, Washington, as assisatnt executive officer of surplus property division and assisatnt to Dept. Quartermatser at Boston..." Unmarried.1

Citations

  1. [S3702] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-514, Bible Record of Gillis Brower, b. 1747 and Maria Bradt, and some of their descendants. DAR Bible Records, Vol. 38, pp.202-204. . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.