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Barton Underhill Brower1

b. 30 July 1786
  • Barton Underhill Brower was baptized on 30 July 1786 at Dutch Reformed Church, Schaghticoke, (now Rensselaer Co.), New York; sponsors James Spatten and Annatje Fort.2
  • Also known as Barton Underhill Brouwer.

Citations

  1. [S463] William Burt Cook, "Schaghticoke Dutch Reformed Church Records", New York Genealogical & Biographical Record vols. 59-64 (1928-1933). Hereinafter cited as "Schaghticoke DRC, NYGBR 59-64."
  2. [S463] William Burt Cook, "Schaghticoke Dutch Reformed Church Records", New York Genealogical & Biographical Record vols. 59-64 (1928-1933): 62:416. Hereinafter cited as "Schaghticoke DRC, NYGBR 59-64."

Beatrice Brower1,2

b. August 1892
  • Beatrice Brower was born in August 1892 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.1
  • She appeared on the census on 18 June 1900 at Woodmere, Town of Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, as Beatrice Brower, age 7, born Aug 1892 in New York.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 8B, ED 704. Samuel Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  2. [S2760] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 3, File B, Jan Brouwer of Flatlands. File 78-L. Only child. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Belle Brower1

b. circa 1861
  • Belle Brower was born circa 1861 at New Jersey.1
  • She appeared on the census on 10 June 1880 at New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey, Belle Brower, age 19, born in New Jersey. Single. At home.1

Citations

  1. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 789, page 38C, ED 120, FHL film #1254789. Jacob Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Benjamin Brower

b. 23 June 1782, d. before September 1865
  • Benjamin Brower was baptized on 23 June 1782 at Reformed Dutch Congregations, Freehold and Middletown, Monmouth Co., New Jersey; (no sponsors).1
  • He married Jemima Trafford on 1 January 1809.2
  • Benjamin Brower probably died before September 1865 at Monmouth Co., New Jersey.
  • Also known as Benjamin Brewer.3,1
  • He appeared on the census in 1830 at Shrewsbury, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as Benjamin Brewer, with a household of 1 male under 5, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 20-30, 1 male 30-40, 1 female under 5, 1 female 5-10, 1 female 40-50.4
  • He appeared on the census on 16 September 1850 at Shrewsbury, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as Benj. Brower, age 62, born in New Jersey. Real estate valued at $3600. With wife Jemima, living in the house of Roor Brower, age 28.5
  • He appeared on the census on 19 July 1860 at Shrewsbury, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as Benjamin Brewer, age 79, born in New Jersey. A laborer, with real estate valued at $500, personal estate at $100. In the household are his wife Jemimah, and adult sons Samuel and Aaron.3
  • In September 1865 at Monmouth Co., New Jersey, Mary Borden petitioned for the division of the real estate owned by Benjamin Brower, dec'd, who died leaving a will. Mary Borden, petioner, entitled to 1/3 share. Children of Robert W. Brower, entitled to 1/3 share total: Ambrose Brower, Samuel Brower, Andrew Brower, and John E. Brower, allunder age 21. Children of Margaret Sickles, entitled to 1/3 share total: Benjamin Sickles, Tunis Sickles, Mary E. Sickles, and Robert Sickles, all under age 21.6
  • Benjamin has not been found in a search of the 1870 census.

Family: Jemima Trafford b. c 1784

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 156. Benjamin child of Benjamin Brewer and Maria Laen. Hereinafter cited as Reformed Church of Freehold and Middletown.
  2. [S1901] Research of Marie Brewer Fawcett and Nita Pugh. Received from Richard Brewer, Feb. 2008.Notes from the Monmouth County Historical Association. Hereafter as Fawcett-Pugh Research.
  3. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser M653, Roll 702, page 68, image 116. Benjamin Brewer Household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  4. [S402] Ancestry.com, 1830 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M19, Roll 80, p.406. Hereinafter cited as 1830 US Census.
  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 456,, page 11, image 24. Roor Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  6. [S1913] Judith B. Cronk, compiler, Intestates and Others From the Orphans Court Books of Monmouth Co., N.J. (n.p.: Clearfield, 2002), page 123. Hereinafter cited as Int. & Oth. Orphans Court, Monmouth Co., NJ.
  7. [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 215. Samuel, born Apr 15, 1810, and Jacob, born Feb 10, 1813, children of Benjamin Brewer and Jemima Trafford. Hereinafter cited as Reformed Church of Freehold and Middletown.

Benjamin Brower1

b. between 1826 and 1831
  • Benjamin Brower was born between 1826 and 1831 at probably Dutchess Co., New York.
  • He was named in his father's will dated on 24 January 1850 called youngest son.2
  • He appeared on the census on 14 October 1850 at Hurley, Ulster Co., New York, as Benjamin Brower, age 24, single, living with his father.1
  • He appeared on the census on 24 August 1860 at Hurley, Ulster Co., New York, as Benjamin Brower, age given as 29, born in New York. Single, a laborer, enumerated in the household of Samuel Brower, age 25.3

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432-608, p.234, image 472. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S2933] New York Surrogate's Court (Ulster County), Wills Vol. M, 1848-1853; FHL film #0842594 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1970), Microreproduction of manuscript and typescript, M:508-10. Hereinafter cited as Ulster Co., NY Wills v. M 1848-1853.
  3. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 870, page 0, image 542. Samuel Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Benjamin Brower

b. circa 1840
  • Benjamin Brower was born circa 1840 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.
  • He married Margaret.1
  • Benjamin Brower appeared on the census on 24 August 1850 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Benjamin Brower, age 10, born in New York.2
  • He appeared on the census on 27 July 1860 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, Benjamin Brower, age 19, born in New York. A marketman. Single, living with his parents.3
  • He appeared on the census of 22 July 1870 in the household of William Brower at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York; William Brower, age 33, born in New York. A bayman. Personal estate valued at $1000. In the household are his wife Alice, children Charles, Ellen A., Evelyn, and Mary L., Maria Doxey, age 59, no occupation, and Benjamin Brower, age 28, a bayman.4

Citations

  1. [S2760] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 3, File B, Jan Brouwer of Flatlands. File 78-L. Uses census and cemtery records. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  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 583, page 210, image 318. Charles 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 844, page 0, image 536. Charles 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 1078, page 473, image 184. William Brower. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Benjamin Brower1

b. 6 February 1889, d. 1966
  • Benjamin Brower was born on 6 February 1889 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.1,2
  • He married Mabel.3
  • Benjamin Brower died in 1966.3
  • He was buried at Greenfield Cemetery, Uniondale, Nassau Co., New York.3
  • He appeared on the census of 3 July 1900 in the household of Benjamin S. Carman at Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York; Benjamin Carman, age 49, born July 1850 in New York. Both parents born in New York. A farmer. Married for 24 years. No children. In the household are his wife Sarah; niece Adna S. Denton, age 18, born May 1882 in New York, a school teacher; nephew Benjamin Brower, age 11, born Feb 1889 in New York; and boarder James Long, age 25.2

Citations

  1. [S2809] Michael R. Ritter, "Family Bibles Transcribed From E-Bay Postings", Ancestry.com,.2009 Transcriptions by Michael R. Ritter made from Bibles for sale at E-bay. "Information is based either purely on my transcription of photos posted by the seller, or the seller's transcription." Then posted as a World Tree Database on Ancestry.comRetrievd October 2009. Enties are according to the seller. "Benjamin Brower born February 6th."
  2. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 1079, page 6B, ED 693. Benjamin Carman household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved Oct. 2009. "Benjamin Brower," New York, Nassau County. Record added Oct 29, 2008 by Sue. Photo of gravestone. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.

Benjamin Brower1

b. circa 1854
  • Benjamin Brower was born circa 1854 at New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 16 August 1870 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, as Benjamin Brower, age 16, born in New York. At home.1

Citations

  1. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 927, page 492B, image 75, FHL film #552426. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Benjamin Brower1

b. circa 1828
  • Benjamin Brower was born circa 1828 at New York.1
  • Also known as Benjamin Brewer.2
  • He appeared on the census on 24 July 1850 at Ward 15 Western Half, New York City, New York Co., New York, as Benjamin Brower, age 22, born in New York. A fisherman.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 552, page 3B, image 12. Benjamin Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S4734] Wills of Richmond County N. Y. 1787-1863. originals on file Surrogate's office St. George compiled by Francis S. Fast, Typescript, February 7, 1941, Box 5, WIL RR-174, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, page 198. Ann Robbins File #555.

Benjamin Brower1

b. circa 1826
  • Benjamin Brower was born circa 1826 at New York.
  • He married Margaret circa 1843.
  • Also known as Benjamin Brewer.2
  • Benjamin Brower appeared on the census on 11 July 1860 at Huntington, Suffolk Co., New York, as Benjamin "Brown" age 31, born in New York. A miller. Personal estate valued at $2000. In the household are his wife, Margaret, and children, Sarah A., and Nehemiah.3
  • He appeared on the census on 11 June 1870 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, Benjamin Brower, age 44, born in New York. A miller. Real estate valued at $1000, personal estate valued at $450. In the household are his wife Margaret, and children, Nehemiah and Phebe A. Also Samuel Seaman, age 73; Asenath Seaman, age 64; Phebe J. Seaman, 26; and Lydia A. Seaman, 18.4
  • He appeared on the census on 3 June 1880 at First Election District, Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, Benjamin Brower, age 53, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A farmer. In the household are his wife Margaret, son Nehemiah, daughter-in-law Lovinia, daughter Phebe A., and g.son Jesse, age 1.5

Family: Margaret b. c 1828

Citations

  1. [S2934] Marriage Certificate: Joseph Lang & Phebe Ann Brower, Hempstead, NY 1889: June 30, 1889. No. 10104. Joseph Lang, age 28 and Phebe Ann Brower, age 25, State of New York, Dept. of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Albany, New York.
  2. [S1880] George D.A. Combes, "Births, Marriages and Deaths, Hempstead, Long Island, N.Y., 1847, 1848, 1849", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol.55,56 (1924,1925): 55:273. Hereinafter cited as "BMD Hempstead, LI, NYGBR 55,56 (1924,25)."
  3. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 864, page 253, image 258, FHL film #803864. Benjamin 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, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 1078, page 399A, Image 40, FHL film #552578. Benjamin 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, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 917, FHL film #1254417, page 338.3000, ED 269, image 0676. Benjamin Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  6. [S1880] George D.A. Combes, "Births, Marriages and Deaths, Hempstead, Long Island, N.Y., 1847, 1848, 1849", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol.55,56 (1924,1925): 55:278. Hereinafter cited as "BMD Hempstead, LI, NYGBR 55,56 (1924,25)."

Benjamin Brower1

b. 10 January 1812, d. March 1885
  • Father*: Jacob Brower1 b. 8 Jun 1763 or 1764, d. 16 Feb 1842
  • Mother*: Mary1 b. c 1763, d. 13 Mar 1844
  • Benjamin Brower was born on 10 January 1812 at Pennsylvania.1
  • He died in March 1885.1
  • He appeared on the census on 26 July 1850 at Armagh, Mifflin Co., Pennsylvania, Benjamin Brower, age 36, born in Pennsylvania. Farmer. Real estate valued at $1500. (Apparently single). In the household are Hannah Brower (age 40) and Jacob Brower (age 48).2
  • Never married.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. Family Group Sheet by Dorothy Brower, 1980. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  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 797, page 176A. Benjamin Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Benjamin B. Brower1

b. May 1835, d. 30 May 1907
  • Benjamin B. Brower was born in May 1835 at New Jersey.2
  • He married Mary Strickland at Atlantic Co., New Jersey, on 18 November 1857.3,4
  • Benjamin B. Brower married Hannah circa 1897.2
  • Benjamin B. Brower died on 30 May 1907.3
  • He was buried at Methodist Episcopal Cemetery, Port Republic, Atlantic Co., New Jersey.3
  • Also known as Burros Brower.2
  • Also known as Burrough Brower.3
  • Also known as Burris Brower.5
  • Also known as Burrows Brower.4
  • He appeared on the census on 10 August 1850 at Galloway, Atlantic Co., New Jersey, Benjamin B. Brower, age 16, born in New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 9 August 1860 at Galloway, Atlantic Co., New Jersey, enumerated as "Burris Brown," age 25, born in New Jersey. Sailor. In the household are Mary (age 21) and Jacob (age 1).6
  • He served in the Union Army during the Civil War served with Co. C, 3rd Regt., New Jersey Cav.3
  • He appeared on the census on 17 June 1870 at Galloway, Atlantic Co., New Jersey, as B. B. Brower, age 37, born in New Jersey. Laborer. In the household are (all surnamed Brower), Mary (age 32), Jacob B. (13), Mercy A. (9), Irene (4), George T. (8/12).7
  • He appeared on the census on 19 June 1880 at Galloway, Atlantic Co., New Jersey, Burris Brower, age 45, born in New Jersey. Both parents born in New Jersey. Laborer. In the household are his wife Mary, and children Jacob, Mercy, Irena, George P., John W., and Deborah E.5
  • He appeared on the census on 29 June 1900 at Ward 3, Atlantic City, Atlantic Co., New Jersey, Burros Brower, age 65, born May 1835 in New Jersey. Both parents born in New Jersey. Day laborer. Married for 3 years. In the household are his wife Hannah and son Edward. Also in the household are Jno. Gaffney and Mary Gaffney, boarders.2

Family 1: Mary Strickland b. c 1839, d. 21 Apr 1889

Family 2: Hannah b. Mar 1872

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 442, page 55B, image 115. Andrew Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 953, page 10A, ED 10. Burros Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [S4088] Arthur Adams, "Atlantic County Gravestones", Genealogical Magazine of New Jersey Vol. 5, page 112 (April 1930): Photocopy of page 112, William B. Bogardus Collection, Box 5, CEM AA-80. Hereinafter cited as "Atlantic County Gravestones."
  4. [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 119. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  5. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 770, page 147A, ED 5, FHL film #1254770. Burris Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  6. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 682, page 258, FHL film #803682. Burris Brown (Brower) household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  7. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 851, page 80B, FHL film #552350. B. B. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Benjamin Birdsall Brower1,2

b. 1 March 1776, d. 6 May 1818
  • Benjamin Birdsall Brower was born on 1 March 1776 at probably Dutchess Co., New York.2
  • He married Mary Rogers at Christ Protestant Episcopal Church, New York City, New York, on 3 November 1799.3,2
  • Benjamin Birdsall Brower died on 6 May 1818 at New York ; age 42.4,5

Family: Mary Rogers b. bt 1772 - 1782

Citations

  1. [S1795] "Brouwer Beginnings" by William J. Hoffman, Manuscript, BB-50, New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, New York City, New York.
  2. [S2727] Natalie R. Fernald editor, "The Old Bible of Nicholas B. Brower", The Genealogical Exchange Vol. 5, No. 2 (June 1908): page 15. Hereinafter cited as "Brower Bible, Gen. Ex. 5 (1908)."
  3. [S1927] Royden Woodward Vosburgh, Records of Christ Protestant Episcopal Church in New York City (New York City: New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1919), p.12. Hereinafter cited as Christ Protestant Episcopal Church, NYC.
  4. [S4526] "New York Deaths and Burials, 1795-1952", online www.familysearch.org. , Retrieved January 2012. Benjamin Brower, age 42, born 1776 in Dutchess Co., New York. FHL film #447544. Hereinafter cited as New York Deaths and Burials, 1795-1952.
  5. [S2727] Natalie R. Fernald editor, "The Old Bible of Nicholas B. Brower", The Genealogical Exchange Vol. 5, No. 2 (June 1908): page 15. Date is written as 5 May 1881 (when 1818 is probably intended). Hereinafter cited as "Brower Bible, Gen. Ex. 5 (1908)."
  6. [S525] John Reynolds Totten, "Anneke Jans (1607-8?-1663) and Her Two Husbands", New York Genealogical & Biographical Record Vol. 56, pages 202-243 (1925): pp.236-237 "Brouwer Genealogy" in which Benjamin, son of Nicholas, son of Nicholas, names his own children. Hereinafter cited as "Anneke Jans, NYG&BR 56 (1925)."

Benjamin F. Brower1

b. circa 1873
  • Benjamin F. Brower was born circa 1873.1
  • He married Mabel Wilsey at Jersey City, Hudson Co., New Jersey, on 22 November 1899.1

Citations

  1. [S4112] "New Jersey Marriages, 1678-1985", online www.familysearch.org. Family Search, 2011. Retrieved November 2011. Benjamin F. Brower, age 26; Mabel Wilsey, age 19. Parents and marital status not given. FHL film #589821. Hereinafter cited as New Jersey Marriages, 1678-1985.

Benjamin Franklin Brower1

b. 10 March 1856, d. 1945
  • Benjamin Franklin Brower was born on 10 March 1856 at Michigan.1
  • He married Malinda Roach circa 1886.1
  • Benjamin Franklin Brower died in 1945.1
  • Also known as Franklin Brower.2
  • Also known as Frank Brower.1
  • He appeared on the census on 20 June 1860 at Bingham, Clinton Co., Michigan, as Benjamin F. Brewer, age 4, born in New York.3
  • He appeared on the census on 19 June 1880 at Upper Loutre, Montgomery Co., Missouri, as Franklin Brower, age 24, born in Michigan. A farmer. Single. Living with his widowed mother.2

Citations

  1. [S2882] Lilly Martin and Lee Ann Tazladyok, Missouri J.L. Brower Family of Montgomery Co in "J.L. Brower Family of Montgomery Co., Missouri", listserve message to RootsWeb: Brower-L, 23 March 2006. Printout dated 3 Dec 2009, http://newsarch.rootsweb.com/th/read/BROWER/2006-03/…. Hereinafter cited as J.L. Brower Family of Montgomery Co., Missouri.
  2. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 705, FHL film #1254705, page 175.1000, ED 114, image 0351. Mariah Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  3. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 540, page 973, image 212. Jonathan L. Brewer household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Benjamin Layton Brower1

b. 9 January 1881, d. 27 November 1949
  • Another source says Benjamin Layton Brower was born on 9 January 1877.2
  • He was born on 9 January 1881 at Atlantic Twp., Monmouth Co., New Jersey.1,3
  • He married Anna J. Price at Pleasantville, Atlantic Co., New Jersey, on 2 December 1899.1
  • Benjamin Layton Brower died on 27 November 1949 at Atlantic Co., New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 15 June 1900 at Ward 4, Atlantic City, Atlantic Co., New Jersey, Benjamin Brower, age 22, born Jan 1878 in New Jersey. Both parents born in New Jersey. Married for 1 year. In the household is his wife Anne and brother William Price.4
  • He appeared on the census on 6 January 1920 at Ward 1, Atlantic City, Atlantic Co., New Jersey, Benjamin Brower, age 43, born in New Jersey. Both parents born in New Jersey. Flagman for the railroad. In the household are his wife Anna, and sons William and Charles.5
  • He appeared on the census in April 1930 at Atlantic City, Atlantic Co., New Jersey, Benjamin Brower, age given as 50, born in New Jersey. Both parents born in New Jersey. Flagman for the Railroad. In the household are his wife Anna and son Charles. Rents at $50 per month. Was married at age 20.6

Family: Anna J. Price b. Sep 1878

Citations

  1. [S4387] Hank Graham, "John E. Brower Pedigree," e-mail message from Hank Graham to Richard Brewer and Chris Chester, November 11, 2011. Hereinafter cited as "John E. Brower Pedigree."
  2. [S41] World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards 1917-1918 Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com. Original source: National Archives and Records Administration. World War I Selective Service Draft Registration Cards 1917-1918; M1509, 20, 243 rolls. Washington D.C.. Hereafter cited as WWI Draft Reg.
  3. [S4111] "New Jersey Births and Christenings, 1660-1980", online www.familysearch.org. Family Search, 2011. Retrieved November 2011. Benj. L. Brower; parents: Elias C. Brower, Loten. Date: 9 Jan 1880. Hereinafter cited as New Jersey Births and Christenings 1660-1980.
  4. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 953, page 21A, ED 14. Benjamin Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  5. [S7] MyFamily.com, 1920 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T625, Roll 1015, page 4A, ED 8. Benjamin Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Census.
  6. [S8] MyFamily.com, 1930 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T626, Roll 1308, page 8A, ED 7. Benjamin Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1930 US Census.

Benjamin P. Brower1

b. 2 May 1801
  • Also known as Benjamin P. Brewer.2
  • Benjamin P. Brower was made an executor of the will of Ann on 29 August 1844; proved 18 Sep 1847. Ann Robbins, widow of Robert Robbins, N. Y. C., deceased. To my daughter Christiana Ann, wife of Benjamin P. Brewer of Richmond, property in Castletown and Southfield, bounded S E by Canal St. by land of John Boyd, remainder unto my children. Executor: Benjamin P. Brewer. Witnesses: J. B. Purrey, John S. Ketteltas. Probate hearing mentions: Daniel Robbins, Asksee Robbins, Robert, Eliza; Christianna Brewer's children (Daniel R. Brewer, of age and guardian of Benjamin Robert, Ann, Caroline, Andrew J. and John N. Brower); Samuel LeCompte and Ann Eliza, his wife; John and David Robbins.2
  • Benjamin P. Brower appeared on the census on 24 July 1850 at Ward 15 Western Half, New York City, New York Co., New York, Benjamin Brower, age 50, born in New York. A baker. Real estate valued at $2000. In the household are his wife, Susan, age 30; children Daniel (24), Benjamim (22), Robert (21), Ann (19), Andrew (17), Caroline (15), John (10); Matthew Tilley, age 22, a shoemaker; James White, age 23, a coachman; Susan White, age 23 (likely wife of James).3
  • In 1860 Benjamin P. Brower was Post Master at the New Brighton U.S. Post Office, Richmond County, New York.4
  • He appeared on the census on 11 June 1860 at Castleton, Richmond Co. (Staten Island), New York, Benjamin P. Brower, age 61, born in New York. Merchant and Post Master. In the houshold are his wife Susan, age 36, born in Ireland; son John H., age 19, born in New York, Clerk; Mary Wilken, age 24, born in Ireland, house maid; Mary Barton, age 36, born in Scotland, laundress; Adam Barton, age 7, born in New York.5

Family: Christiana Ann Robbins b. c 1800, d. b 1850

Citations

  1. [S2727] Natalie R. Fernald editor, "The Old Bible of Nicholas B. Brower", The Genealogical Exchange Vol. 5, No. 2 (June 1908): page 15. Hereinafter cited as "Brower Bible, Gen. Ex. 5 (1908)."
  2. [S4734] Wills of Richmond County N. Y. 1787-1863. originals on file Surrogate's office St. George compiled by Francis S. Fast, Typescript, February 7, 1941, Box 5, WIL RR-174, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, page 198. Ann Robbins File #555.
  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 552, page 3B, image 12. Benjamin Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  4. [S3007] New York (State) Dept. of State and New York (State) Secretary's Office, Manual for the use of the Legislature of the State of New York (New York: Dept. of State, 1860), page 264. Hereinafter cited as Manual for the use of the Legislature of the State of New York.
  5. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 850, page 54, image 54, FHL film #803850. Benjamin P. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Benjamin T. Brower

b. February 1866
  • Benjamin T. Brower was born in February 1866 at San Francisco, California.1
  • He married Josephine circa 1890.1
  • Benjamin T. Brower appeared on the census on 13 June 1870 at 2nd Ward, San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California, as Benjamin T. Brower, age 3, born in California.2
  • He appeared on the census on 4 June 1880 at San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California, as Benjamin T. Brower, age 13, born in California. At home.3
  • He appeared on the census on 6 June 1900 at Precinct 14, 43rd Assembly District, San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California, Benjamin Brower, age 34, born Feb 1866 in California. Father born in New York. Mother born in Ireland. A day laborer. In the household are his wife Josephine, and children William, Lucille, and George.1

Family: Josephine b. Apr 1864

Citations

  1. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 107, page 5B, ED 282. Benjamin 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, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 79, page 165B, image 333, FHL film #545578. Andrew J. 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, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 73, FHL film #1254073, page 464.2000, ED 36, image 0666. Andrew J. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Benjamin W. Brower1

b. December 1821
  • Benjamin W. Brower was born in December 1821 at Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York.1,2
  • He married Eliza Barton at Reformed Dutch Church, New Hackensack, Dutchess Co., New York, on 16 June 1856 "Benjamin W. Brower of Fishkill and Eliza Barton of Fishkill."1
  • Also known as Benjamin Brewer.3
  • Benjamin W. Brower appeared on the census on 29 August 1850 at East Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, as Benj. Brower, age 27, born in Neww York. A carpenter. Enumerated in the household of David Patterson, age 65, a carpenter.4
  • He appeared on the census on 2 July 1860 at East Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, Benjamin W. Brower, age 36, born in New York. A carpenter. In the household is his wife Eliza, and daughter Ida.5
  • He appeared on the census on 29 August 1870 at East Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, Benjamin Brower, age 48, born in New York. A carpenter. Real estate valued at $2500, personal estate at $700. In the household is his wife Eliza, and children Mary Ida, Alice G., and Willard.6
  • He appeared on the census on 12 June 1880 at East Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, Benjamin Brewer, age 58, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A carpenter. In the household are his wife Eliza, and children, Ida, Alice, and Willard.3
  • He appeared on the census on 4 June 1900 at East Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, Benjamin Brower, age 78, born Dec 1821 in New York. Both parents born in New York. Married for 44 years. A carpenter. In the household are his wife Eliza, and daughter Alice.2

Family: Eliza Barton b. Aug 1827

Citations

  1. [S1706] Maria Bockee Carpenter Tower, Records of the Reformed Dutch Church of New Hackensack, Dutchess County, New York (Bowie, Maryland: Heritage Books, Inc., 2000 (org.1932)), p.114. Hereinafter cited as RDC New Hackensack, NY.
  2. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 1022, page 2B, ED 5. Benjamin Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 824, FHL film #1254824, page 103.2000, ED 34, image 0209. Benjamin Brewer household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  4. [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 114B, image 236. David Patterson 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, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 741, page 466, image 466, FHL film #803741. Benjamin 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, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 925, page 107A, image 218, FHL film #552424. Benjamin Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Benjamin Wakeman Brower1,2

b. 5 September 1834, d. 19 September 1904
  • Father*: Abram Brower1 b. bt 1805 - 1808, d. 3 Apr 1891
  • Mother*: Mary1 b. c 20 Aug 1792, d. 23 Sep 1862
  • Benjamin Wakeman Brower was born on 5 September 1834 at New York.2
  • He married Caroline.2
  • Benjamin Wakeman Brower died on 19 September 1904.2
  • He was buried at Christian Church Cemetery, Charleston Four Corners, Montgomery Co., New York.2
  • Also known as Wakeman Brower.3
  • Also known as B. W. Brower.4
  • He appeared on the census on 30 April 1850 at Glen, Montgomery Co., New York, as Benjamin Brower, age 16, born in New York, occupation: farmer, living with his parents.1
  • He appeared on the census on 15 June 1860 at Root, Montgomery Co., New York, as B. W. Brower, age 25, born in New York. A farmer. No real estate. Personal estate valued at $1000. In the household is his wife Caroline. He is enumerated between David Hubbs, age 27, and David C. Hubbs, age 72.4
  • He appeared on the census on 28 June 1870 at Charleston, Montgomery Co., New York, as Wakeman Brower, age 35, born in New York. Occupation: Glove making. Real estate valued at $2000, personal estate at $1000. In the household are his wife Caroline; Mary White, age 28, at home; William Putman, age 17, glove making.3
  • He appeared on the census on 17 June 1880 at Gloversville, Fulton Co., New York, as B. W. Brower, age 45, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A glove cutter. In the household is his wife Caroline.5

Family: Caroline b. c 1835

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 532, p.28, image 57. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [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."
  3. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 974, page 164A, image 334, FHL film #552473. Wakeman Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  4. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 787, page 630, image 636, FHL film #803787. B. W. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  5. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 834, FHL film #1254834, page 122.4000, ED 6, image 0657. B. W. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Bernice Brower1

b. 22 June 1890, d. 20 July 1890
  • Bernice Brower was born on 22 June 1890 at Miami Co., Indiana.1
  • She died on 20 July 1890.1

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."

Bersheba Brower1

b. 14 February 1819, d. 31 October 1893
  • Bersheba Brower was born on 14 February 1819 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.1
  • She married William R. Crow on 29 December 1840.1
  • Bersheba Brower died on 31 October 1893.1

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. No. 216-B. Pedigree and Family Group sheets, 1992. No sources provided. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Bert Brower1

b. June 1883, d. 21 February 1973
  • Bert Brower was born in June 1883 at Palatine, Montgomery Co., New York.1
  • He married Margaret Wheelock circa 1911.2
  • Bert Brower died on 21 February 1973.3
  • He was buried at Canajoharie Falls Cemetery, Canajoharie, Montgomery Co., New York.3
  • Also known as Bert H. Brower.4
  • He appeared on the census on 12 June 1900 at Palatine, Montgomery Co., New York, Bert Brower, age 16, born June 1883 in New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 22 April 1910 at Palatine, Montgomery Co., New York, Bert Brower, age 26, born in New York. Single. Lives with his parents. Not employed.5
  • He appeared on the census on 20 January 1920 at Canajoharie, Montgomery Co., New York, Bert H. Brower, age 36, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. Lawyer. In the household is his wife, Maragret W.4
  • He appeared on the census in 1930 at Canajoharie, Montgomery Co., New York, Bert Brower, age 46, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. Married at age 32. Lawyer. In the household are his wife Margaret, and daughter Mary W.2

Family: Margaret Wheelock b. c 1887, d. 1968

  • Mary W. Brower2

Citations

  1. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 1078, page 8A, ED 101, FHL film #1241078. Herman Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  2. [S8] MyFamily.com, 1930 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T626, Roll, 1456, page 11B, ED 31, FHL film #2341191. Bert Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1930 US Census.
  3. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved March 2012. Bert H. Brower, Mem #41303128, Aug 29, 2009. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  4. [S7] MyFamily.com, 1920 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T625, Roll 1126, page 12A, ED 86. Bert H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1920 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 994, page 8A, ED 88, FHL film #1375007. Herman Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.

Bertha Brower1

b. 16 January 1870
  • Bertha Brower was born on 16 January 1870.1

Citations

  1. [S4274] Louis L. Blauvelt, The Blauvelt Family Genealogy (n.p.: Association of Blauvelt Descendants, 1957), page 263. Hereinafter cited as Blauvelt Family Genealogy.

Bertha Brower1

b. October 1894
  • Bertha Brower was born in October 1894 at Nebraska.1
  • She appeared on the census on 20 June 1900 at Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska, Bertha Brower, age 5, born Oct 1894 in Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 926, page 7A, ED 24. John A. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Bertha Lillian Brower1

b. 16 February 1917, d. 11 April 1917
  • Bertha Lillian Brower was born on 16 February 1917 at Brainerd, Crow Wing Co., Minnesota.1
  • She died on 11 April 1917 at Brainerd, Crow Wing Co., Minnesota.2
  • She was buried on 13 April 1917 at Brainerd, Crow Wing Co., Minnesota.1

Citations

  1. [S1848] Jeremiah John Brower, Descendant Report, January 2008 (updated January 2012), Lois Brower, compiler, Lois Brower, California.
  2. [S4303] "Minnesota Death Index, 1908-2002", online www.ancestry.com. Provo, Utah, 2001. Retrieved January 2012. Bertha Lillian Brower. Record #215489. Hereinafter cited as Minnesota Death Index 1908-2002.

Bertie Brower1

b. 25 October 1886
  • Bertie Brower was born on 25 October 1886 at Galloway, Atlantic Co., New Jersey.1,2
  • He appeared on the census on 19 June 1900 at Galloway, Atlantic Co., New Jersey, as Bertie Brower, age 13, born Oct 1886 in New Jersey. Son. At school.1

Citations

  1. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 954, page 13B, ED 18. Vincent Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  2. [S4346] William B. Bogardus, "Vincent Brower, b. 1739," e-mail message from William B. Bogardus (e-mail address) to Chris Chester, October 16, 2011, Bith dates and marriages for some descendants of Amasa Brower. Hereinafter cited as "Vincent Brower, b. 1739 (reply)."

Bessie Brower1

b. September 1885
  • Bessie Brower was born in September 1885 at Nebraska.1
  • She appeared on the census on 20 June 1900 at Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska, Bessie Brower, age 14, born Sept 1885 in Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 926, page 7A, ED 24. John A. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Bessie Brower1

b. July 1894, d. 1907
  • Bessie Brower was born in July 1894 at New Jersey.2
  • She died in 1907.1
  • She was buried at Van Liew Cemetery, New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey.1
  • She appeared on the census on 3 June 1900 at Franklin, Somerset Co., New Jersey, Bessie Brower, age 5, born July 1894 in New Jersey.2

Citations

  1. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved July 2012. Bessie Brower, Mem #81880210, Dec 12, 2011. Photo of gravestone. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  2. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 994, page 2B, ED 82, FHL film #1240994. William H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Bessie L. Brower1

b. June 1898
  • Bessie L. Brower was born in June 1898 at Montgomery Co., Missouri.2
  • She appeared on the census on 16 June 1900 at Danville, Montgomery Co., Missouri, as Bessie L. Brower, age 2, born June 1898 in Missouri.2
  • She appeared on the census on 28 April 1910 at Montgomery Twp., Montgomery Co., Missouri, as Bessie L. Brower, age 11, born in Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T624, Roll 800, page 6B, ED 106, image 741. Emery M. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  2. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 876, page 8A, ED 61. E.M. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Bessie M. Brower1

b. April 1876
  • Bessie M. Brower was born in April 1876 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.2
  • She appeared on the census on 11 June 1880 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, Bessie M. Brower, age 3, born in New York.1
  • She appeared on the census on 14 June 1900 at Ward 8, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, Bessie M. Brower, age 24, born April 1876 in New York. Single. Daughter. Dress maker.2

Citations

  1. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 844, page 341B, ED 60, FHL film #1254844. R. L. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  2. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 1046, page 26A, ED 90, FHL film #1241046. Rem Lefferts Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Bessie Sherman Brower1

b. circa 1869
  • Bessie Sherman Brower was born circa 1869 at Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois.2
  • She appeared on the census on 23 June 1870 at Ward 4, Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois, as Bessie S. Brower, age 1, born in Illinois.2
  • She appeared on the census on 3 June 1880 at Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois, as Bessie S. Brower, age 11, at school.3

Citations

  1. [S2517] Mary Kay McDowell, "Brower Family Group Sheets & Correspondence", 2007 (Oxford, Mississippi). Received from Mary Kay McDowell by Chris Chester, Feb. 2009.. Hereinafter cited as "Brower Family Group Sheets."
  2. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 200, page 59, image 120. Chas. H. 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 193, FHL film #1254193, page 6.4000, ED 110, image 0254. Charles H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Betsey Brower

b. circa 1842
  • Betsey Brower was born circa 1842 at Fulton Co., New York.
  • She appeared on the census on 24 July 1850 at Mayfield, Fulton Co., New York, as Betsey 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, Ser. M432, Roll 506, page 24, image 49. Jacob Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Bettsy Brower1

Citations

  1. [S2760] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 3, File B, Jan Brouwer of Flatlands. File 78-L. No source given. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Betty Lou Brower1

b. 6 October 1933, d. 23 December 1933
  • Betty Lou Brower was born on 6 October 1933 at Lucas Co., Iowa.1
  • She died on 23 December 1933.1
  • She was buried at Arnold Cemetery, Lucas Co., Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S1848] Jeremiah John Brower, Descendant Report, January 2008 (updated January 2012), Lois Brower, compiler, Lois Brower, California.

Blanche Brower1

b. March 1895
  • Blanche Brower was born in March 1895 at Nebraska.1
  • She appeared on the census on 18 June 1900 at Sargent Village, Custer Co., Nebraska, as Blanche Brower, age 5, born March 1895 in Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser T 623, Roll 921, page 6B, ED 73. Chas. D. household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Blanche Brower1

b. 9 March 1872
  • Blanche Brower was born on 9 March 1872 at Spring City, Pennsylvania.1,2

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. From Cope and Ashmead, Chester and Delaware Counties, Pennsylvania (New York - Chicago: Lewis Publishing, 1904) page 471. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  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 121. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Urner Family. http://books.google.com/books

Blanche Brower1

b. 25 August 1880, d. 24 March 1965
  • Blanche Brower was born on 25 August 1880.1
  • She died on 24 March 1965.1

Citations

  1. [S5321] Marcia Cox, "Daniel J. Brower," e-mail message from Marcia Cox to Chris Chester, May 27, 2013. Hereinafter cited as "Daniel J. Brower."

Blanche S. Brower1

b. between 1870 and 1871
  • Blanche S. Brower was probably born between 1870 and 1871 at Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois, (age 11 in 1880, but this is overstated as she does not appear on the 1870 census).1
  • She appeared on the census on 4 June 1880 at Downieville, Sierra Co., California, Blanche S. Brower, age 11, born in Illinois. Father born in New York, mother in Ohio.1

Citations

  1. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 83, page 151B, ED 98, FHL film #1254083. Thomas J. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Blinn G. Brower1

b. December 1891
  • Blinn G. Brower was born in December 1891 at New York.1
  • Also known as Glenn G. Brower.2
  • He appeared on the census in 1892 at Enfield, Tompkins Co., New York, as Glenn G. Brower (female) age 2, born in the U.S.2
  • He appeared on the census on 3 June 1900 at Catharine, Schuyler Co., New York, Blinn G. Brower, age 8, born Dec 1891 in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 1161, page 2A, ED 44. Mary Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  2. [S4856] Ancestry.com,"New York State Census, 1892", online www.ancestry.com. Provo, Utah, 2012. Original data: New York Education Department, Office of Cultural Education. 1892 New York State Census. Albany, NY: New York State Library. Enfield, Tompkins Co., ED 1, Glenn G. Brower. Hereinafter cited as New York State Census 1892.

Bloomfield Brower1,2

b. 13 March 1839, d. 5 January 1912
  • Bloomfield Brower was born on 13 March 1839 at New York.1
  • He was baptized in October 1839 at Fifth Ave. Presbyterian Church, New York City, New York.1
  • Another source says Bloomfield Brower was born on 17 March 1840.2
  • He married first Susan C. Whitney.2
  • Bloomfield Brower married second Abbie E. Lowell.2
  • Bloomfield Brower died on 5 January 1912 at New York City, New York; at his apartment at the Cleveland, No. 130 East Twenty-fourth Street.2
  • He appeared on the census on 30 September 1850 at Van Vorst, Hudson Co., New Jersey, Bloomfield Brower, age 11, born in New York.3
  • He was a widower (twice) at the time of his death and had no children.2

Citations

  1. [S1870] Elfrieda A. Kraege, "Records of the Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church New York, 1808-1859", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vols. 105-113 (1974-1983): 105:225. Hereinafter cited as "Fifth Ave. Presb. Ch. NYC."
  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 1912, pp. 200-201. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection. http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/…
  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 452, page 349B. John V. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Bonnie Brower1

b. July 1887
  • Bonnie Brower was born in July 1887 at Nebraska.1
  • She appeared on the census on 20 June 1900 at Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska, Bonnie Brower, age 12, born July 1887 in Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 926, page 7A, ED 24. John A. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Brockman Brower1

b. 28 November 1816
  • Brockman Brower was born on 28 November 1816 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.1
  • He married first Angeline Stona.1
  • Brockman Brower married second on 7 June 1853 Elizabeth Wist.1
  • Brockman Brower made an address, "Putnam County Pioneer Reminiscences," which was published by the Putnam County Pioneer Society in 1878. In the address he states that his family left North Carolina in 1829 and went to Montgomery County, Ohio. In the spring of 1830 they went to Ft. Wayne, Indiana and returned to Montgomery Co. the following fall. In the spring of 1831 they went to Florida and spent the summer there, and returned north to Miami Co., Ohio where they remained until the fall of 1832. They then went to Allen Co., Ohio. In Feb. 1833 they located in Putnam Co., Ohio where they settled.2

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. No. 216-B. Pedigree and Family Group sheets, 1992. No sources provided. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  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. 192-D. Photos of Frederic Brower and his wife Helena "Nellie" Staley. "History of the Brower Family," written in 1927 by Warder Crow. Pedigree chart, undated, possibly 2002 by the correspondent. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Bulah Brower1

b. September 1898
  • Bulah Brower was born in September 1898 at Oklahoma.1
  • She appeared on the census on 22 June 1900 at Noble, Garfield Co., Oklahoma, as Bulah Brower, age 2, born Sep 1898 in Oklahoma.1

Citations

  1. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 1336, page 9A, ED 50. James Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Burton Daniel Brower1

b. 6 April 1882, d. 6 September 1939
  • Burton Daniel Brower was born on 6 April 1882 at Woodmere, Town of Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.1
  • He married first Arch Anna Stringer.2
  • Burton Daniel Brower married second on 12 September 1928 Fanny Craft Stringer, daughter of George Lewis Stringer and Sarah Frances Abrams.2
  • Burton Daniel Brower died on 6 September 1939.2
  • He was buried at Trinity Yard, Hewlett, Nassau Co., New York.2

Family: Arch Anna Stringer b. 13 Jun 1881, d. 8 Feb 1927

Citations

  1. [S1527] John Wilson Taylor, Montross: A Family History (Staunton, Virginia: McClure Print. Co., 1958), page 432. Hereinafter cited as Montross: A Family History.
  2. [S1527] John Wilson Taylor, Montross: A Family History (Staunton, Virginia: McClure Print. Co., 1958), page 631. Hereinafter cited as Montross: A Family History.

Byron Brower1

b. 30 December 1844
  • Byron Brower was born on 30 December 1844 at Illinois.2,3
  • He married Eliza Stow circa 1867.2,1
  • Byron Brower appeared on the census on 17 October 1850 at Wards Grove, Jo Daviess Co., Illinois, as Byron "Brown," age 5, born in Illinois.4
  • He was found on the tax list at District 5, Iowa, in 1864 location given as "Oak."5
  • He appeared on the census on 23 July 1870 at Plattville, Mills Co., Iowa, as Byron Brower, age 26, born in Illinois, works on a farm. No real estate. Personal estate valued at $450. In the household are his wife, Eliza, and children Francis and Joseph. He is enumerated next to the family of Thomas Stow (age 21).6
  • He appeared on the census on 30 June 1880 at Sheridan, Yamhill Co., Oregon, as Byron "Browder", age 35, born in Illinois. States that both parents were born in Ohio. Works in a saw mill. In the household are his wife Eliza, and children Francis C., William J., Nancy A., Charles J., Della V., Martha E., and an unnamed daughter age 1 month.7
  • He appeared on the census in June 1900 at McMinnville, Yamhill Co., Oregon, as Byron Brower, age 55, born Dec 1844 in Illinois. Married for 33 years. In the household are his wife Eliza, and sons Thomas and Loren C.2

Family: Eliza Stow b. May 1846

Citations

  1. [S2577] Letter from Doris Brower (Kennewick, Wa.) to Chris Chester, April 13, 2009; Chris Chester (Kent, New York). Also see Bogardus Collection Box 1, File 30, 408-B. Direct lineage as passed down as family knowledge.
  2. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 1353, page 8A, ED 163. Byron Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [S2579] "Welcome to the Byrum-L Web Page", online http://www.pacifier.com/~dcaallen/byrum-l.htm. Designed to accompany the Byrum-L Mailing List on RootsWeb. Retrieved April 20, 2009. "Family of Jeptha Byrum and Hannah Beardsley of Jo Daviess Co., Illinois," submitted by Ray Justus. No source documentation is given. Hereinafter cited as Byrum-L Web Page.
  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 111, page 160, image 321. William Brown household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  5. [S2578] Ancestry.com,"U.S. IRS Tax Assessment Lists, 1862-1918."Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2008. Original data: National Archives (NARA) microfilm series: M603, M754-M771, M773-M777, M779-M780, M782, M784, M787-M789, M791-M793, M795, M1631, M1775-M1776, T227, T1208-T1209.. Online www.ancestry.com., NARA Ser. M766, Roll 14. Article or occupation recorded as "Slatlion.". Hereinafter cited as U.S. IRS Tax Assessment Lists, 1862-1918.
  6. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 411, page 74, image 149. Byron Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  7. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 1084, FHL film #1255084, page 471.4000, ED 138, image 0948. Byron Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Cabe Brower1

  • Cabe Brower married Nancy at Reformed Dutch Church of Stone Arabia, Town of Palatine, Montgomery Co., New York, on 6 February 1820.1

Citations

  1. [S1827] Royden Woodward Vosburgh, editor, The Reformed Dutch Church of Stone Arabia in the Town of Palatine, Montgomery County, N.Y. (New York City: New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1916), 2:119. Cabe Brower & Nancy ____. Hereinafter cited as RDC Stone Arabia.

Caleb Brower1

b. 1834
  • Caleb Brower was born in 1834.1

Citations

  1. [S4859] Brower Research and Correspondence of Chester A. Brower, Typed and handwritten notes, Box 5, UNP BB-68, 88, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, (pages scanned by Karen B. Sims in 2009, PDFs in possession of Chris Chester, 2012), 68 part V. Correspondence from Mrs. Ann Crew, 1971, who cites "a book in our State Library in Lansing, Michigan." What follows is long list of family groups, many of which are incorrect, that attempt to show a descent from Anneke Jans. On page 5 is "Mathew Brower Jr., 13th child of Mathew Brower & 2nd wife Sarah West, m. Phebe Madison in 1814 in New York. Mathew Jr. died March 8, 1870. Phebe was born 1799 at Hociak (sic), N. Y., died March 18, 1880. Both are buried in Tyler St. Cemetery in Van Buren Twsp., Wayne Co., Michigan." A list of five children are given, no sources are stated.

Caleb Pell Brower1

b. between 1785 and 1794
  • Father*: Willem Brouwer1 b. 14 Mar 1766, d. bt 26 Jun 1849 - 1850
  • Mother*: Sarah b. bt 1760 - 1770, d. b Jun 1849
  • Caleb Pell Brower was probably born between 1785 and 1794.
  • He married Mary Marschalk at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York, on 22 October 1814.2
  • Also known as Caleb S. Brower.2
  • Caleb Pell Brower appeared on the census in 1820 at Amsterdam, Montgomery Co., New York, as Caleb Brower, with a household of 2 males under 10, 1 male 10-16, 1 male 26-45, 1 female 10-16, 1 female 16-26. In Amsterdam in 1820 are Daniel D. Brower, John Brower, William Brower, and Caleb Brower.3
  • He was named in his father's will dated on 26 June 1849 called "my eldest son."1

Citations

  1. [S2654] Castro Collection of Original Family Documents, Inherited documents and family letters. Originals in the possession of Kathleen Castro. Transcribed copies made by Kathleen Castro from the original documents. Copies in possession of Chris Chester, Kent, New York acquired from Kathleen Castro, Documents relating to the descendants of Nicholas Brouwer, B-3, Letter (undated) from Robert Pitcairn to Sarah Longbottom, grandaughter of William Brower. With the letter, Robert Pitcairn includes a copy of the will of William Brower. Hereinafter cited as Castro Collection of Original Family Documents.
  2. [S2053] "Marriages from 1801 to 1866 in the Reformed Dutch Church, New York City", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol.70-72, 89 (1939-41, 1958): 71:186. Hereinafter cited as "RDC NYC Marr. 1801-1866, NYGBR 70-72, 89."
  3. [S139] Ancestry.com, 1820 United States Federal Census., Digital image of original census records (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal Census, Ser. M33, Roll 63, page 279, image 187. Hereinafter cited as 1820 US Census.

Calista Brower1

b. between 1848 and 1849
  • Calista Brower was born between 1848 and 1849 at Ohio.1
  • She appeared on the census on 6 September 1850 at Greensburg, Putnam Co., Ohio, Calista Brower, age 1, born in Ohio.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 723, page 6A, Hogan Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Calvin H. Brower1

b. circa 1870
  • Calvin H. Brower was born circa 1870 at Center, Greene Co., Missouri.2
  • Also known as C. H. Brower.2
  • He appeared on the census on 16 June 1880 at Center, Greene Co., Missouri, as C. H. Brower, age 10, born in Missouri. Son. Works on farm.2
  • In 1915 Calvin H. Brower resided at Center Twp., Greene Co., Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S3083] FHS, "The Browers of Brower Township", Genealogical Journal Vol. 12, no. 1, pages 3-22 (1988): Profile of Madison Andrew Brower in Past and Present of Greene County, Missouri (A.W. Bowen & Co., 1915). Hereinafter cited as "Browers of Brower Township."
  2. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 688, page 187A, ED 41, FHL film #1254688. J. R. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Rev. Calvin L. Brower1

b. 9 July 1852, d. 2 March 1878
  • Rev. Calvin L. Brower was born on 9 July 1852.1
  • He died on 2 March 1878 ; "age 25.7.22."1
  • He was buried at Rockville Cemetery, Lynbrook, Nassau Co., New York.1

Citations

  1. [S2866] Clay Abrams,"Rockville Cemetery, 45 Merrick Rd., Lynbrook, New York", online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mfox7/…. Abrams family genealogy at: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~abramsc/…. Accessed Jan 2010. Hereinafter cited as Rockville Cemetery, Lynbrook, NY.

Calvin Langdon Brower1

b. 17 March 1880, d. 13 October 1943
  • Calvin Langdon Brower was born on 17 March 1880 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.1
  • He married Anna Elizabeth Walter, daughter of Henry Walter and Philipine Cosell, at Jamaica, Queens Co., New York, on 2 August 1903.2
  • Calvin Langdon Brower married second Carrie.3
  • Calvin Langdon Brower died on 13 October 1943.4
  • Also known as Calvin Brower.
  • He appeared on the census on 10 June 1880 at Village of Woodsburgh, Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Calvin Brower, age 3 mos., born in New York.5
  • He appeared on the census of 15 June 1900 in the household of Charles M. Searles at Lawrence Village, Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York; Charles M. Searles, age 29, born Aug 1870 in New York. Both parents born in New York. A butcher. In the household are his wife Harriet, children Harry and Arthu;, mother-in-law Sarah A. Brower, age 60, born May 1840 in New York, widow, 8 children all living; brother-in-law Calvin Brower, age 20, born March 1880 in New York; brother-in-law John L. Brower, age 17, born Nov 1882 in New York.6
  • Calvin Langdon Brower appeared on the census on 7 May 1910 at Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, Calvin L. Brower, age 30, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A butcher. Married for seven years. In the household are his wife Elizabeth, son Calvin L., and son Fredk. W.7
  • He appeared on the census on 24 April 1930 at Valley Stream, Town of Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, residing at 91 E. Lincoln Ave. Calvin L. Brower, age 50, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. Owns house valued at $8000. Butcher. In the household are his wife Carrie, son George and step-daughter Marie Herbeck.3

Family: Anna Elizabeth Walter b. c 1878, d. 10 Mar 1916

Citations

  1. [S3374] Dorothy Brower Landfare, "Brouwer Genealogy Database: Calvin Langdon Brower b. 17 March 1880," e-mail message from Dorothy Brower Landfare (e-mail address) to Chris Chester, September 20, 2010, Digital copy of Marriage Registration for Calvin Langdon Brower. Hereinafter cited as "Calvin Langdon Brower b. 17 March 1880."
  2. [S3375] Dorothy Brower Landfare, "Brouwer Genealogy Database Revision Suggestions," e-mail message from Dorothy Brower Landfare (e-mail address) to Chris Chester, September 21, 2010, Digital copy of Calvin Langdon Brower - Anna Elizabeth Walter New York City Marriage Registration. Hereinafter cited as "BGD Revision Suggestions."
  3. [S8] MyFamily.com, 1930 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T626, Roll 1458, page 9A, ED 79, image 948.0, Calvin L. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1930 US Census.
  4. [S3376] Chester Collection of Unpublished Genealogy Related Material and Correspondence, Chris Chester, Kent, New York, TMG Source Folder, E-Folder No. 3376, Dorothy Brower Landfare Correspondence, 2010. ,Pedigree of Thomas Henry Brower, Brewer DNA Project Kit #187629.
  5. [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.
  6. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 1079, page 14B, ED 708. Charles M. Searles household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  7. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T624, Roll 995, page 23B, ED 1120, image 267. Calvin L. Brower household. Image is difficult to read. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  8. [S7] MyFamily.com, 1920 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T625, Roll 1234, page 9B, ED 299, image 299. Catherine Gaitings household. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Census.

Calvin LeRoy Brower1

b. 13 December 1904, d. 24 July 1996
  • Calvin LeRoy Brower was born on 13 December 1904 at Queens Co., New York.1
  • He married Grace V. Langling on 25 November 1933.1
  • Calvin LeRoy Brower died on 24 July 1996.1
  • Also known as LeRoy Brower (1920 census).2
  • He appeared on the census on 7 May 1910 at Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, Calvin L. Brower, age 5, born in New York.3
  • He appeared on the census of 9 January 1920 in the household of Katherine Walter at Jamaica, Queens Co., New York; Catherine Gaitings, age 44, born in Germany. Both parents born in New York. Head of household. Renting. Marital status stated as married. In the household are son Herbert Gaitings (age 21), daughter Elizabeth Gaitings (18), son Arthur Gaitings (14), son Walter Gaitings (12), son Henry Gaitings (8), nephew LeRoy Brower (15), nephew Frederick Brower (11), nephew Robert Brower (8) and nephew George Brower (3).2

Family: Grace V. Langling

  • Dorothy Brower4
  • Thomas Henry Brower1

Citations

  1. [S3376] Chester Collection of Unpublished Genealogy Related Material and Correspondence, Chris Chester, Kent, New York, TMG Source Folder, E-Folder No. 3376, Dorothy Brower Landfare Correspondence, 2010. ,Pedigree of Thomas Henry Brower, Brewer DNA Project Kit #187629.
  2. [S7] MyFamily.com, 1920 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T625, Roll 1234, page 9B, ED 299, image 299. Catherine Gaitings household. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Census.
  3. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T624, Roll 995, page 23B, ED 1120, image 267. Calvin L. Brower household. Image is difficult to read. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  4. [S3376] Chester Collection of Unpublished Genealogy Related Material and Correspondence, Chris Chester, Kent, New York, TMG Source Folder, E-Folder No. 3376, Dorothy Brower Landfare Correspondence, 2010.

Calvin Wheeler Brower1

b. 3 January 1841
  • Calvin Wheeler Brower was born on 3 January 1841 at Pinegrove, Schuylkill Co., Pennsylvania.1
  • He married Elizabeth at probably Schuylkill Co., Pennsylvania, circa 1865.2
  • Calvin Wheeler Brower appeared on the census on 1 October 1850 at Pine Grove, Schuylkill Co., Pennsylvania, as Calvin Brower, age 9, born in Pennsylvania.3
  • He appeared on the census on 29 July 1870 at Tremont, Schuylkill Co., Pennsylvania, as Calvin W. Brower, age 27, born in Pennsylvania. A machinist. In the household are his wife Elizabeth, and daughters Clara and Minnie.4
  • He appeared on the census on 14 June 1880 at Tremont, Schuylkill Co., Pennsylvania, as Calvin Brewer, age 39, born in Pennsylvania. Both parents born in Pennsylvania. A machinist. In the household are his wife Elizabeth, children Clara, William, Mamie, John Henry and Charles, and Mary Spruckler, age 19, a servant.5
  • He appeared on the census on 4 June 1900 at Pottsville, Schuylkill Co., Pennsylvania, as Calwin W. Brower, age 59, born Jan 1841 in Pennsylvania. Both parents born in Pennsylvania. Married for 35 years. He is a machinist. In the household are his wife Elizabeth and children Clara, John, Harry and Walter.2

Family: Elizabeth b. Dec 1842

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. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 1485, page 4B, ED 189. Calvin W. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [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 826, page 427, image 533. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  4. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1448, page 593, image 456. Calvin W. 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 1194, FHL film #1255194, page 184.2000, ED 238, image 0388. Calvin Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Carl Brower1

b. 7 December 1798
  • Carl Brower was born on 7 December 1798.1
  • He was baptized on 30 December 1798 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-): 32:83.

Carl B. Brower1

b. 8 January 1865, d. 3 July 1870
  • Carl B. Brower was born on 8 January 1865 at Dodge Co., Wisconsin.1
  • He died on 3 July 1870.1
  • He appeared on the census on 12 July 1870 at Fox Lake, Dodge Co., Wisconsin, Carl Brower, age 5, born in Wisconsin. (Note: this is nine days after his death).2

Citations

  1. [S1424] Mrs. H.C. Blanding (editor), "Family Bible Records", Wisconsin Families vol.1, no.4, pp.215-217 (Mar 1941): p.215-16. The Jacob P. Brower Bible. "The following records are of the first family to settle in Dodge County, Wisconsin, and were copied by Mrs. A. F. Kachelski of Beaver Dam from the family Bible, now owned by Mrs. Edna (Brower) Gilmore, the last of the family of George W. and Julia E. (Hamlin) Brower. Jacob P. Brower married to Martha Mackie Sept. 16 A.D. 1820, by Rev. James Demarest, -Hempstead." note: This Bible was owned in Milwaukee in 1837, was moved to Sheboygan, "came down the Fox river from Sheboygan in 1838 to Fort Winnebago, in a bark canoe, guided by an Indian," and in 1840 came to Beaver Dam, where it has remained for 100 years.. Hereinafter cited as "Family Bible Recs. fr. Wisconsin Families."
  2. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 1710, page 222A, FHL film #553209. John L. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Caroline Brower

b. 14 February 1811, d. circa 7 February 1812
  • Caroline Brower was born on 14 February 1811 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.1
  • She was baptized on 17 March 1811 at St. Ann's Episcopal Church, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.2
  • She died circa 7 February 1812 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.1
  • She was buried at St. Ann's Episcopal Church Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York; later removed to Greenwood Cemetery, Section B (when the Brooklyn Bridge was erected).1

Citations

  1. [S2942] 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 2, File 36-A, Adolphus Brouwer-Jannetje Verdon. No. 317-M. "Descendants of Adolphus Brower and Elizabeth Baker," by Donna A. McQuade, August 6, 2003. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S542] Katherine Hewitt Cummin, "Adolphus Brower (1777-1855)", The American Genealogist 44:150-153 (1968): no sponsors given.. Hereinafter cited as "TAG 44:150-153."

Caroline Brower1

b. April 1844, d. 1918
  • Caroline Brower was born in April 1844 at New York.2
  • She married Lewis Neil, son of Arthur W. Neil and Almira, before 1864.3
  • Caroline Brower died in 1918.4
  • She was buried at Riverside Cemetery, Elsie, Clinton Co., Michigan.4
  • She appeared on the census on 14 October 1850 at Hurley, Ulster Co., New York, as Caroline "Brown" age 7.1
  • She appeared on the census on 2 August 1870 at New Paltz, Ulster Co., New York, as Caroline Neil, age 24, born in New York.5
  • She appeared on the census on 19 June 1880 at Victor, Clinton Co., Michigan, as Caroline Lewis, age 36, born in New York. Keeping house.3
  • She appeared on the census on 1 June 1900 at Fairfield, Shiawassee Co., Michigan, as Carrie Neil, age 56, born Apr. 1844 in New York. Both parents born in New York. Widow. Head of household. Occupation: farmer. She has had three children, all are living in 1900. In the household are son Arthur Neil, age 18, and mother-in-law Almira Neil, age 83.2

Family: Lewis Neil b. c 1844, d. 1899

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 M432-608, p.234, image 472. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 743, page 1A, ED 84. Carrie Neil household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 577, FHL film #1254577, page 516.3000, ED 56, image 0213. Lewis Neil household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  4. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved Oct 2009. "Caroline A. Neil," Michigan, Clinton County. Record added Oct 12, 2007 by Glenn Geirland. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  5. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1107, page 15, image 31. Arthur W. Neil household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Caroline Brower1

b. 8 October 1824, d. 10 August 1869
  • Caroline Brower was born on 8 October 1824 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.2
  • She married William McPherson Jr. on 13 October 1845.1,2
  • Caroline Brower died on 10 August 1869.2

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. [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.

Caroline Brower1

b. circa 1840
  • Caroline Brower was born circa 1840 at New Jersey.1
  • She appeared on the census on 22 June 1860 at Ward 1, Trenton, Mercer Co., New Jersey, as Caroline Brower, age 20, born in New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 698, page 20, image 21. Daniel Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Caroline Brower1

b. circa 1794, d. 1870
  • Father*: Willem Brouwer1 b. 14 Mar 1766, d. bt 26 Jun 1849 - 1850
  • Mother*: Sarah2 b. bt 1760 - 1770, d. b Jun 1849
  • Caroline Brower was born circa 1794 at Newburgh, Orange Co., New York.3,2
  • She married William Hyde at New York City, New York, on 12 September 1817.4,5
  • Caroline Brower died in 1870 at New Bedford, Bristol Co., Massachusetts; (after 22 June).2
  • She was named in her father's will dated on 26 June 1849.1
  • She appeared on the census on 18 September 1850 at New Bedford, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, as Caroline Hyde, age 56, born in New York.3
  • In November 1851 Caroline Brower and William Hyde resided at New Bedford, Bristol Co., Massachusetts.4
  • Caroline Brower appeared on the census on 28 August 1860 at Ward 1, New Bedford, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, as Caroline Hyde, age 66, born in New York.6
  • She appeared on the census on 22 June 1870 at Ward 1, New Bedford, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, as Caroline Hyde, age 76, born in New York. Keeping house.7

Family: William Hyde b. c 1793, d. 1871

Citations

  1. [S2654] Castro Collection of Original Family Documents, Inherited documents and family letters. Originals in the possession of Kathleen Castro. Transcribed copies made by Kathleen Castro from the original documents. Copies in possession of Chris Chester, Kent, New York acquired from Kathleen Castro, Documents relating to the descendants of Nicholas Brouwer, B-3, Letter (undated) from Robert Pitcairn to Sarah Longbottom, grandaughter of William Brower. With the letter, Robert Pitcairn includes a copy of the will of William Brower. Hereinafter cited as Castro Collection of Original Family Documents.
  2. [S722] "Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910."(Online database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004), (From original records held by the Massachusetts Archives). Online www.AmericanAncestors.org., Retrieved Nov. 2009. 1870, vol. 229, page 120, type N. The exact date is not available. Caroline Hyde, female, married, age 76 years, 6 months, cause: tumor, lived at Rock Dale, New Bedford, born at Newburgh, New York, father William Brown (sic), mother Sarah, both said to be born at Newburgh. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910.
  3. [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 309, page 373B, image 329. William Hyde household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  4. [S2654] Castro Collection of Original Family Documents, Inherited documents and family letters. Originals in the possession of Kathleen Castro. Transcribed copies made by Kathleen Castro from the original documents. Copies in possession of Chris Chester, Kent, New York acquired from Kathleen Castro, Documents relating to the descendants of Nicholas Brouwer, B-48, Personal Letter from William and Caroline Hyde to Robert Pitcairn, dated November 27, 1851, New Bedford, Massachusetts. In the letter William Hyde names his wife's four aunts, "Elizabeth Lawrence, Laney Manning, Sally, and Caty Tennant." He asks fro information on Caleb Pell Brower. He asks Pitcairn to tell Charlotte Archer about their children, "all our sons is men of age and one daughter...William Brower Hyde, George W. Hyde, those are mates of ships on the N.W. coast of America. Our next son is John Booker Hyde, a machinist, works in this city. Our daughter lives at home with us. Her name is Caroline Brower Hyde aged 18 years 7 months". Hereinafter cited as Castro Collection of Original Family Documents.
  5. [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 Gaz. Sept 12, 1817. Brower-Hyde. In New York, Miss Caroline Brower to Mr. William Hyde. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  6. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 490, page 631, image 549. William Hyde household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  7. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 605, page 50, image 102. William Hyde household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Caroline Brower

b. circa 1820
  • Caroline Brower was born circa 1820 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.
  • She appeared on the census on 24 August 1850 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Caroline Brower, age 30, born in New York. Living in the household of her widowed mother, Ann Brower.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, Ser. M432, Roll 583, page 208, image 314. Ann Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Caroline Brower

b. circa 1837
  • Caroline Brower was born circa 1837 at Orange, Rockland Co., New York.
  • She appeared on the census on 7 August 1850 at Orangetown, Rockland Co., New York, as Caroline Brower, age 13, 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, Ser. M432, Roll 588, page 206A, image 48. David D. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Caroline Brower

b. circa 1835
  • Caroline Brower was born circa 1835 at New York.
  • Also known as Caroline Brewer.1
  • She appeared on the census on 24 July 1850 at Ward 15 Western Half, New York City, New York Co., New York, as Caroline Brower, age 15, born in New York.2

Citations

  1. [S4734] Wills of Richmond County N. Y. 1787-1863. originals on file Surrogate's office St. George compiled by Francis S. Fast, Typescript, February 7, 1941, Box 5, WIL RR-174, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, page 198. Ann Robbins File #555.
  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 552, page 3B, image 12. Benjamin Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Caroline Brower1

b. circa 1843
  • Caroline Brower was born circa 1843 at New York.1
  • She appeared on the census on 27 August 1860 at St. Johnsville, Montgomery Co., New York, Caroline Brower, age 17, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 787, page 383, image 389, FHL film #803787. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Caroline Brower1

b. circa 1848
  • Caroline Brower was born circa 1848 at Ohio.1
  • She appeared on the census on 6 September 1850 at Greensburg, Putnam Co., Ohio, Caroline Brower, age 2, born in Ohio.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 723, page 6A, Odley Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Caroline Brower1

b. circa April 1860
  • Caroline Brower was born circa April 1860 at New York.1
  • She appeared on the census on 9 July 1860 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, Wappingers Falls Post Office. Caroline Brower age 3/12, born in New York. Enumerated in the household of Edward Chesewell, age 27 and Phebe Chesewell, age 26, who are enumerated next to the household of John Brower, age 57, shoemaker.1

Citations

  1. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 740, page 794, FHL film #803740. Edward Chesewell household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Caroline Brower1

b. circa 1821
  • Caroline Brower was born circa 1821 at New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 20 August 1850 at East Ward, Newark, Essex Co., New Jersey, Caroline Brower, age 29, born in New Jersey. No occupation stated. Enumerated in the household of Willard Richards, age 28, merchant.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 447, page 159A. Willard Richards household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Caroline Brower1

b. 8 November 1815
  • Caroline Brower was born on 8 November 1815 at Albany Co., New York.2
  • Possible daughter of Cornelius C. Brower and Phebe Simpson. The 1820 census for Cornelius C. Brower does include 2 females under age 10.

Citations

  1. [S4859] Brower Research and Correspondence of Chester A. Brower, Typed and handwritten notes, Box 5, UNP BB-68, 88, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, (pages scanned by Karen B. Sims in 2009, PDFs in possession of Chris Chester, 2012), BB-88 part V. Hand written list of children which includes a Caroline, b. 1815.
  2. [S4859] Brower Research and Correspondence of Chester A. Brower, Typed and handwritten notes, Box 5, UNP BB-68, 88, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, (pages scanned by Karen B. Sims in 2009, PDFs in possession of Chris Chester, 2012), BB-88 part V. Hand written list of children which includes a Caroline, b. 1815. See also 68 part XI, letter dated June 6, 1970.