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Charles P. Brower1

b. circa 1840
  • Charles P. Brower was born circa 1840 at New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 22 August 1850 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, Chas P. Brower, age 10, born in New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 19 July 1860 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, Charles P. Brower, age 19, born in New York. Laborer.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, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 497, page 156A. Chas 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 740, page 811, FHL film #803740. Charles H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Charles S. Brower1

b. 1859, d. 1920
  • Father*: Anthony Brower b. 31 Mar 1832, d. 21 Mar 1915
  • Mother*: Ann M. b. 10 Dec 1842, d. 23 Nov 1903
  • Charles S. Brower was born in 1859 at Ocean Co., New Jersey.2
  • He married Mary L.3
  • Charles S. Brower died in 1920.2
  • He was buried at Osbornville Protestant Church Cemetery, Osbornville, Ocean Co., New Jersey.2
  • Also known as Charles L. Brower.2
  • He appeared on the census on 2 August 1870 at Brick, Ocean Co., New Jersey, Charles S. Brower, age 10, born in New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 22 June 1880 at Brick, Ocean Co., New Jersey, Charles S. Brower, age 21, born in New Jersey. Single. Lives with parents. Sailor.4

Citations

  1. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 883, page 19A, FHL film #552382. Anthony Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  2. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved December 2010. "Charles L. Brower." Mem. #57490464. Aug 22, 2010, by Donna Brower. Photo of gravestone. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  3. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved December 2010. "Mary L. Brower." Mem. #57490480. Aug 22, 2010, by Donna Brower. Photo of gravestone. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  4. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 794, FHL film #1254794, page 16D, ED 128. Anthony Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Charles Sutherland Brower1

b. 28 September 1842, d. 15 August 1849
  • Charles Sutherland Brower was born on 28 September 1842 (calculated from age at death).
  • He died on 15 August 1849 ; "age 6y 10m 18d."1
  • He was buried at Presbyterian Churchyard, New Hamburgh, Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York.1

Citations

  1. [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."

Charles T. Brower1

b. circa 1875
  • Charles T. Brower was born circa 1875 at Surry Co., North Carolina.1
  • He appeared on the census on 24 June 1880 at Mt. Airy, Surry Co., North Carolina, as Charles T. Brower, age 5, born in North Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 983, FHL film #1254983, page 112.2000, ED 176, image 0134. John M. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Charles W. Brower1

b. February 1900
  • Charles W. Brower was born in February 1900 at Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 6 June 1900 at Baldwins, Town of Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, as Charles W. Brower, age 3 months, born Feb 1900 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 4B, ED 698. Charles Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Charles Washington Brower1

b. 12 January 1840, d. 12 June 1906
  • Charles Washington Brower was born on 12 January 1840 at Monmouth Co., New Jersey.1
  • He was baptized on 20 September 1840 at Reformed Dutch Congregations, Freehold and Middletown, Monmouth Co., New Jersey.1
  • He married Martha E. Young, daughter of Jacob Young.3
  • Charles Washington Brower died on 12 June 1906 at Farmingdale, Monmouth Co., New Jersey.3
  • He appeared on the census on 9 October 1850 at Atlantic, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as Chas. W. Brower, age 9, born in New Jersey.2
  • He appeared on the census on 26 July 1860 at Marlboro, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as Charles W. Brower, age 20, born in New Jersey. A laborer. Enumerated in the household headed by his brother, William H. Brower (age 23).4
  • He served during the Civil War with the 4th New Jersey Heavy Artillery. In 1870 he established the American House, a hotel in Farmingdale, New Jersey.5

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 238. Charles Washington, child of Gilbert Brewer and Anna Maria Hesketh, born Jan 12, 1840. Hereinafter cited as Reformed Church of Freehold and Middletown.
  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 456, page 91, image 187. Gilbert F. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  3. [S5421] Francis Bazley Lee Genealogical and Memorial History of the State of New Jersey, A Record of the Achievments of Her People in the Making of A Commonwealth and the Founding of A Nation, Vol. 1 (New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company, 1910), pages 1414-1415. Hereinafter cited as GMHSNJ.
  4. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 702, page 49, image 307. William H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  5. [S5421] Francis Bazley Lee Genealogical and Memorial History of the State of New Jersey, A Record of the Achievments of Her People in the Making of A Commonwealth and the Founding of A Nation, Vol. 1 (New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company, 1910), page 1415. Hereinafter cited as GMHSNJ.

Charles Wesley Brower1

b. 7 July 1872, d. 1 April 1933
  • Charles Wesley Brower was born on 7 July 1872 at Newark, Essex Co., New Jersey.1
  • He married Edna H. before June 1900.2
  • Charles Wesley Brower died on 1 April 1933 at Newark, Essex Co., New Jersey.1
  • He was buried at Fairmont Cemetery, Newark, Essex Co., New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 2 June 1880 at Newark, Essex Co., New Jersey, as Charles Brower, age 7, born in New Jersey.3
  • He appeared on the census on 1 June 1900 at Ward 5, East Orange, Essex Co., New Jersey, as Charles W. Brower, age 27, born July 1872 in New Jersey. A lawyer. Married for less than a year. Charles and his wife, Edna, live in his father's household.2

Citations

  1. [S2890] Francis James Dallett, The Sharples-Sharpless Family (West Chester, Pa.: n.pub., 1971), 1:372. Hereinafter cited as The Sharples-Sharpless Family.
  2. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 968, page 17A, ED 181. Nichlos 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 778, FHL film #1254778, page 420.2000, ED 67, image 0503. Nicholas Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Charlie E. Brower1

b. circa 1874
  • Charlie E. Brower was born circa 1874 at Franklinsville Twp., Randolph Co., North Carolina.1
  • He appeared on the census on 14 June 1880 at Franklinsville Twp., Randolph Co., North Carolina, as Charlie E. Brower, age 6, born in North Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 978, FHL film #1254978, page 103.2000, ED 216, image 0497. Madison N. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Charlotte Brower1

b. 1824, d. 1905
  • Charlotte Brower was born in 1824.1
  • She married Joseph Hague at Essex Co., New Jersey, on 22 April 1846.1,2
  • Charlotte Brower died in 1905.1
  • She was named in her father's will dated on 20 March 1830.3

Citations

  1. [S2481] Jennie Brower Clarke, The Brower Genealogy and Allied Families, Unpublished Manuscript, 1910, Box 5, BB-411 (GEP), William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. The early generations are in error, and the manuscript is used here for generations six (Samuel Brower and Charlotte De Wolf) to the present (1910). Additional descendants were later added by someone other than the author (to about 1944). Because of the binding (heavy staples covered by duct tape) it was not possible to scan or copy the manuscript. page 4.
  2. [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.
  3. [S4187] New York. Surrogate's Court (New York County), Wills Vol. 66, 1829-1830; FHL film #0874550 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1971, 1982-83), Microfilm of original records in the Surrogate's Court, New York, New York, page 214 (old pages 255-256). Hereinafter cited as New York Co. Wills vol. 66, 1829-1830.

Charlotte Brower1

b. circa 1848
  • Charlotte Brower was born circa 1848 at New York.1
  • She appeared on the census on 3 September 1850 at Marbletown, Ulster Co., New York, as Charlotte Brower, age 2, 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 605, page 193, image 388. Almiron Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Charlotte Brower

b. circa 1849
  • Charlotte Brower was born circa 1849 at New York.
  • She appeared on the census on 10 September 1850 at La Grange, Dutchess Co., New York, as Charlott Brower, age 1, 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 496, page 243A, image 499. Garret W. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Charlotte Brower1

b. circa 1849
  • Charlotte Brower was born circa 1849 at New York City, New York.1
  • She appeared on the census on 17 August 1850 at Ward 15 Eastern Half, New York City, New York Co., New York, Charlotte Brower, age 1, 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 552, page 149A, image 308. Tunis Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Charlotte A. Brower1

b. 8 February 1823, d. 26 January 1897
  • Charlotte A. Brower was born on 8 February 1823.1
  • She died on 26 January 1897.1
  • She was buried at Marlborough, Ulster Co., New York; in a cemetery east of Christ Church.1

Citations

  1. [S5475] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, CEM MM-41, Cemetery East of Christ Church, Marlbourough, Ulster County, New York. From FHL film #931485. . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Chauncey Brower

b. circa 1854
  • Chauncey Brower was born circa 1854 at Hurley, Ulster Co., New York.
  • He appeared on the census on 24 August 1860 at Hurley, Ulster Co., New York, as Chancey Brower, age 6, born in New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 17 June 1870 at Hurley, Ulster Co., New York, as Chancey Brower, age 16, born in New York. At home.2

Citations

  1. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 870, page 0, image 541. William H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  2. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1105, page 113, image 225. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Chauncey Brower

b. circa 1833
  • Chauncey Brower was born circa 1833 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.
  • He married Tabitha Corson at Cape May Co., New Jersey, in January 1859.1
  • Also known as Chauncey N. Brower.1
  • Chauncey Brower appeared on the census on 6 August 1850 at Middle, Cape May Co., New Jersey, as Chauncey Brower, age 17, born in New York.2

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 119. 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 446, page 47B, image 102. James Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Chester Arthur Brower1

b. 28 January 1922, d. 15 May 2005
  • Chester Arthur Brower was born on 28 January 1922 at Ridgefield Park, Bergen Co., New Jersey.1
  • He married Christina Mary Klaas, daughter of William Klaas and Christina Laird, at Bogata, Bergen Co., New Jersey, on 31 January 1943.1
  • Chester Arthur Brower died on 15 May 2005.2
  • He appeared on the census on 12 April 1930 at Ridgefield Park, Bergen Co., New Jersey, Chester A. Brower, age 8, born in New Jersey.3

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 II, Brower ancestry of Chester A. Brower as compiled by Chester A. Brower.
  2. [S25] Social Security Administration,"Social Security Death Index", Digital database from the Social Security Administration's Master File accesable online at various locations including www.americanancestors.org and www.ancestry.com. Retrieved July 2012 (Ancestry.com). Chester A. Brower, last residence: Bear, New Castle Co., Delaware. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  3. [S8] MyFamily.com, 1930 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T626, Roll 1315, page 12B, ED 186, FHL film #2341050. Arthur C. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1930 US Census.

Christian Brower1

b. between 1790 and 1800
  • Christian Brower was born between 1790 and 1800.
  • He appeared on the census in 1830 at Northern District, Augusta Co., Virginia, as Christian Brower, with a family of 1 male under 5, 2 males 5-10, 1 male 30-40, 3 females 5-10, 1 female 30-40. He is enumerated next to his father Enoch Brower.2
  • He appeared on the census in 1840 at Augusta Co., Virginia, as Christian Brower, with a family of 1 male 10-15, 2 males 20-30, 1 male 40-50, 1 female under 5, 3 females 15-20, 1 female 40-50. He is recorded next to his brother Daniel.3

Citations

  1. [S1862] Anonymous, A Portrait and Biographical Record of Allen and Van Wert Counties, Ohio (Chicago: A.W. Bowen & Co., 1896), p.216. Hereinafter cited as Portrait and Biographical Record of Allen and Van Wert Counties, Ohio.
  2. [S402] Ancestry.com, 1830 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll 189, p.3. Hereinafter cited as 1830 US Census.
  3. [S403] Ronald V., Accelerated Indexing Systems Jackson, compiler1840 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll 551, p.80. Hereinafter cited as 1840 US Census.

Christian Brower1,2

b. between 1715 and 1718, d. between 3 June 1771 and November 1771
  • Christian Brower was born between 1715 and 1718 at Germany.2
  • He married first a wife (name unknown).4
  • Christian Brower married second Eve Brenneman.1
  • Christian Brower died between 3 June 1771 and November 1771 at Chester Co., Pennsylvania.
  • Surname is also spelled Brauer.1
  • Eldest son, he settled in the vicinity of the Schuykill River in Chester County on 200 acres of land he had obtained through a grant from the Lord Proprietaries. He was married twice, the name of his first wife is unknown but his will shows that he had at least one son by her, named John. Christian refers to this son in his will as the "son of my youth." By his second wife, Eve Bowman, a widow with two children, he had seven children: Emanuel, Christian, Barbara, Enoch, David, Peter and Swanna.4
  • Christian Brower immigrated to the American Colonies in 1726 with his father, arriving at the Port of Philadelphia. He settled at what is now East Coventry Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania, along the Schuylkill River, by 1742. He owned 200 acres obtained through a grant from the Proprieteries.2
  • He was found on the tax list at Coventry, Chester Co., Pennsylvania, in 1767 on 200 acres, 3 horses, 4 cattle, 4 sheep.5
  • In 1771 Christian Brower resided at Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pennsylvania.1
  • His will was dated on 3 June 1771 Found in the Register of Wills for Philadelphia Co., Pa., no.115, year 1771. Reads as follows: In the name of God Amen. I Christian Brauer of Coventry Twp., Chester Co. and Province of Pennsylvania, yeoman, being weak and infirm of Body but of sound mind and memory (blessed be God) do this third day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and seventy one make and publish this my will and testament in manner follows that is to say: I give and devise unto my beloved wife, Eve, that tenement plantation and tract of land fifty acres, whereon George Weimer now dwells at the valuation of two hundred and fifty pounds and her choice of one of my horses and also one cow two sheep the best bed and bedsted with the bedding thereunto belonging with her chest and wearing apparel and the clock and saddle and bridle and the Third part of the Kitchen furniture and also to dwell and continue on my plantation whereon I now dwell and during the space of five years in order and towards bringing up my minor children, destroying and diminishing the value of my said plantation in no ways nevertheless.
    Item, I give and bequeath unto my son John Brauer the sum of five pounds over and above his equal share of my estate he being the son of my youth. And also my will is that after my just debts and funeral charges are fully paid and satisfied and the said sum of five pounds to my son John is also paid, that my executors herein after named shall in as reasonable and short a time as may be after my decease, sell and dispose of the remainder of my personal estate and my will is that the monies therefrom arifing shall be equally divided among all my children, share and share alike.
    Item, I do hereby give and direct my executors herein after named, full power to fell anf convey my plantaion whereon I now dwelleth after the said term of five years my wife's lease on the farm is expired and full power and authority to make a good and lawful title for the same.
    And also my will is that for the monies for my said plantation shall be equally divided among my children share and share alike.
    And also my will is that my wife shall have the grain that is now in the ground and that she shall lease, leave, as much when the said term of five years is expired.
    Item, I give and bequeath to my stepson, John Bowman, the sum of twenty pounds to be paid by my executors out of my personal estate.
    Item, I give and bequeath unto my step daughter Mary Bowman, the sum of fifteen pounds to be paid also by my executors out of my personal estate.
    And I do make and ordain my good neighbors John Baugh and Peter Crumbacmer to be my executors of this my last will and testament here (___) annullling and revoking all other wills and testaments by me made. In witness thereof I the said Christian Brauer have to this my last will and testament set my hand and Seal the day and year above written.
    Signed Christian Brauer in the presence of Henry Brauer, Daniel Brouwers, Tobias Muller


    Proved November 1771, Phialdelphia by Daniel Brauer and Tobias Miller. On 30 May 1792: "The following legazies paid agreeable to the directions of the testator's last will, viz: To the Widow; to John Bowman, a stepson; to Mary Bowman, stepdau; John Brower, eldest son; Abraham Wenger's wife, eldest dau; to Henry Brower, 2d son; to Emart(?), 3rd son (Emanuel); to Barbara Miller, 2d dau; to Christian Brower, 4th son; to Peter Brower; to Enouch Brower; to Susanna Urmy (Urney?), 3rd dau; to David Brower, youngest son."1

Family 1: a wife (name unknown)

Family 2: Eve Brenneman b. bt 1710 - 1720

Citations

  1. [S2081] "Will of Christian Brower of Chester Co., Pa.", Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine (March 1973): pp.4-6.. Hereinafter cited as "Christian Brower Will, PGM (1973)."
  2. [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."
  3. [S635] IGI Individual Records, International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah: Family Search (www.familysearch.org), 1999-2002). (The IGI records often do not cite sources, must be used with caution and should be verified by more reliable documentation).V.5.0. No source information.
  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 2.
  5. [S2608] William Henry Egle, editor, Pennsylvania Archives Third Series, Vol. 11 (Harrisburg: Wm. Stanley Ray, State Printer, 1897), Provincial Papers: Proprietary Tax Lists of the County of Chester for the Years 1765, 1766, 1767, 1768, 1769, 1771. Page 321. Hereinafter cited as Penn. Archives 3rd Ser. vol. 11.

Christian Brower1

b. between 1750 and 1760
  • Christian Brower was probably born between 1750 and 1760 at Chester Co., Pennsylvania, (fourth son).
  • He married Salome Switzer, daughter of Ulrich Switzer and Hester Urner.2
  • Christian Brower is named among the legacies of Christian Brower at the division of his estate on 30 May 1792. He is called the 4th son.1
  • Christian Brower moved to at Montgomery Co., Ohio, circa 1800.2

Citations

  1. [S2081] "Will of Christian Brower of Chester Co., Pa.", Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine (March 1973): pp.4-6.. Hereinafter cited as "Christian Brower Will, PGM (1973)."
  2. [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."
  3. [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 51. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Urner Family. http://books.google.com/books

Christian Brower1,2,3

b. 1754, d. 2 May 1819
  • Christian Brower was born in 1754 at Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pennsylvania.1,3
  • He married Magdalena Amick, daughter of Nicholas Amick and Eve Margareth Rausch.1
  • Christian Brower died on 2 May 1819 at Randolph Co., North Carolina; "age 65."1,4
  • He was buried at Liberty Grove Methodist Church Cemetery, Liberty, Randolph Co., North Carolina.5,6
  • Christian Brower had land granted to him and surveyed in Randolph County, North Carolina in 1783.2,7
  • Christian Brower purchaed 100 acres of land in Randolph County, North Carolina in 1797. He owned 200 acres on Sandy Creek.8
  • He appeared on the census in 1800 at Randolph, Randolph Co., North Carolina, with a household of 2 males 10-15, 1 male 16-25, 1 male 26-44, 3 females under 10, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 26-44.9
  • He appeared on the census in 1810 at Randolph Co., North Carolina, with a household of 1 male under 10, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 16-25, 1 male over 45, 1 female under 10, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 16-25, 1 female over 45.10
  • His will was dated on 24 January 1816 at Randolph Co., North Carolina, proved August 1819 by James P. Montgomery, Randolph Co. Courthouse, Asheboro, North Carolina.8,11

Family: Magdalena Amick b. 1767, d. Sep 1832

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. [S3083] FHS, "The Browers of Brower Township", Genealogical Journal Vol. 12, no. 1, pages 3-22 (1988). Hereinafter cited as "Browers of Brower Township."
  3. [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.
  4. [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. Died at age 65. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  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. 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. [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 6. Transcribes the grant which was registered 18 January 1788.
  8. [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.
  9. [S205] MyFamily.com, 1800 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2003), Federal Census, Ser. M32, Roll 32, page 299, image 279. Hereinafter cited as 1800 US Census.
  10. [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.
  11. [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.
  12. [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.

Christian Brower

b. 1787
  • Christian Brower was born in 1787 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.1
  • He married Elizabeth McMasters.2
  • Christian Brower appeared on the census in 1810 at Randolph Co., North Carolina, with a household of 1 male under 10, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 16-25, 1 male over 45, 1 female under 10, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 16-25, 1 female over 45.3
  • He was named in his father's will dated on 24 January 1816.4
  • He appeared on the census in 1840 at Northern Division, Randolph Co., North Carolina, with a household of 1 male 10-15, 1 male 50-60, and 1 female 40-50.5

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 5.
  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.
  3. [S138] MyFamily.com, 1810 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com Inc., 2003), Federal Census, NARA Ser. M252, Roll 38, page 157, FHL film #0337911, image 00292. Hereinafter cited as 1810 US Census.
  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 7. Transcription of will.
  5. [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.

Christian Brower1

b. 1784, d. before July 1870
  • Christian Brower was born in 1784 at Pennsylvania.1
  • He married Catherine Price, daughter of Daniel Price and Hannah Baugh, on 13 March 1814.1
  • Christian Brower died before July 1870.
  • He lived at Uniontown, Chester Co., Pa., Perkiomen Mills, Philadephia and finally Bridge Point, Bucks Co., Pa., moving there in 1848.1
  • He appeared on the census in 1820 at Marlborough, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, with a household of 1 male under 10, 1 male 10-16, 1 male 16-18, 1 male 26-44, 1 male over 45, 1 female under 10, 2 females 16-26, 1 person engaged in manufactures.2
  • He appeared on the census in 1830 at Marlborough, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, with a household of 1 male under 5, 1 male 5-10, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 15-20, 2 males 20-30, 1 male 40-50, 2 females under 5, 3 females 5-10, 2 females 15-20, 1 female 30-40.3
  • He appeared on the census in 1840 at Chestnut Ward, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, with a household of 1 male 15-20, 3 males 20-30, 6 males 30-40, 1 male 50-60, 1 female under 5, 2 females 10-15, 1 female 15-20, 7 females 20-30, 1 female 30-40, 1 female 40-50.4
  • He appeared on the census on 20 June 1860 at Doylestown, Bucks Co., Pennsylvania, as Christian Brower, age 75, born in Pennsylvania. A farmer with real estate valued at $18,000, personal estate at $2200. In the household are his wife Catherine, son Davis and daughter Adeline.5

Family: Catherine Price b. 23 Jul 1797, d. 3 Jan 1878

Citations

  1. [S2606] W.W.H. Davis, The History of Bucks County, Pennsylvania (Doylestown, Pa.: Democrat Book and Job Office Print, 1876), page 670. Hereinafter cited as The History of Bucksa County, Pennsylvania.
  2. [S139] Ancestry.com, 1820 United States Federal Census., Digital image of original census records (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal Census, Ser. M33, Roll 100, page 142, image 150. Hereinafter cited as 1820 US Census.
  3. [S402] Ancestry.com, 1830 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M19, Roll 154, page 163. Hereinafter cited as 1830 US Census.
  4. [S403] Ronald V., Accelerated Indexing Systems Jackson, compiler1840 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M704, Roll 482, page 259. Hereinafter cited as 1840 US Census.
  5. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 1084, page 273, image 276. Christian Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  6. [S2606] W.W.H. Davis, The History of Bucks County, Pennsylvania (Doylestown, Pa.: Democrat Book and Job Office Print, 1876), page 671. Hereinafter cited as The History of Bucksa County, Pennsylvania.

Christian Brower1

b. between 1785 and 1794
  • Christian Brower was probably born between 1785 and 1794 at Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania.
  • He was granted administration of the estate of Daniel Brower on 18 April 1809; Called Daniel Brower of Upper Providence, Montgomery County. Letters of Administration granted to Henry Brower and Christian Brower.2

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. [S2610] Ellwood Roberts, Abstracts of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Wills, 1784-1823 (n.p.: Heritage Books, 2007), page 340. Hereinafter cited as Abstracts of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Wills, 1784-1823.

Christina Brower1

b. circa 1846
  • Christina Brower was born circa 1846 at probably Monmouth Co., New Jersey.2
  • Also known as Stinckey Brower (probably an error for Stintje).2
  • She appeared on the census on 9 October 1850 at Atlantic, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as Stinckey Brower, age 4, born in New Jersey.2
  • She appeared on the census on 26 July 1860 at Marlboro, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as Christina Brower, age 14, born in New Jersey. Enumerated in the household headed by her brother, William H. Brower (age 23).1

Citations

  1. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 702, page 49, image 307. William H. 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 456, page 91, image 187. Gilbert F. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Christina Brower1

b. circa 1847
  • Christina Brower was born circa 1847 at Monmouth Co., New Jersey.1
  • She appeared on the census on 20 July 1850 at Brick, Ocean Co., New Jersey, Christina Brower, age 3, born in New Jersey.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 460, page 11B. Robert Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Christopher Brower

b. 1768, d. 19 May 1845
  • Christopher Brower was born in 1768 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.1,2
  • He married first at Protestant Dutch Reformed Church, Acquackanonk (Passaic), Essex Co., New Jersey, on 21 September 1794 Lena Van Houten, daughter of Adrian Van Houten and Marretje Cadmus.2
  • Christopher Brower married second at Aquackanonk, (then Bergen Co.), New Jersey, after March 1806 Elizabeth Garretson.2
  • Christopher Brower died on 19 May 1845 at Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey.3,4
  • He was buried at Old Totowa Dutch Reformed Church Cemetery, New Jersey.5
  • He joined the at First Presbyterian Church, Paterson, New Jersey, on 5 April 1829 and was dismissed 20 Aug 1840 to join the Second Presbyterian Church, Paterson.6
  • In Aug 1832, Christopher Brower, of Paterson, New Jersey, age 66, swore a depostion to the validity of his brother, William Brower's claim for a Revolutionary War pension. He states that he was in Fishkill in the spring of 1782 when his brother enlisted.1
  • He is mentioned in a letter from Charles Vail to Pitt Carl Esq. on 16 January 1852 Writing from Riverhead (Suffolk Co., Long Island), Charles Vail is seeking the aid of Pitt Carl, Esq. of New York City in determining whether or not his wife (whose mother was a Brower) is entitled to cliams upon the Trinity Church property. Charles Vail writes, "My wife's grandfather lived on the west end of Long Island but lost his property and moved to the state of New Jersey but had his mill at Goanses burnt and other property destroyed by the British in the Revolutionary War. And when I knew the old man he lived in Paterson, New Jersey and was a very aged man and that was in 1815. I think his name was Abraham and he had four sons--Jerry, Abraham, Christopher and William. Christopher and William I knew. He also had 3 daughters--Sally, Caty, and Rebecca, the mother of my wife. My wife's mother is dead and so is all her brothers and sisters." Charles Vail also mentions speaking with "Catherin Cannon sister," who lives in Riverhead, whose mother was also a Brower, but from a different family.7

Family 1: Lena Van Houten b. 31 Aug 1792, d. 10 Mar 1806

Family 2: Elizabeth Garretson b. b 1790, d. Dec 1858

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 681, File W5877/BLWT30605-160-55; 12 pages; "William Brower, Mary or Mariah Brower."
  2. [S1519] William Bogardus, "E-mail correspondence from William Bogardus," e-mail message from Bogardus, William to Chris Chester and et al, April 23, 2007, to Chris Chester, Lilly Martin, Paul Brewer, et al; Ancestors and Descendants of William Brower who married Mariah Helm; "Christopher, b. 1768, Brooklyn, NY, d. 19 May 1845, Paterson, NJ, 1m. 21 Sep 1794, Protestant Dutch Reformed Church at Acquackanonk, Passaic, NJ, Lena Van Houten, b. 31 Aug 1792, dau. of Adrian Van Houten and Marretje Cadmus, d. 10 Mar 1806; 2m. Elizabeth Garretson at Acquackanonk. Known children: by 1m:(a) Maria, b. 16 Apr 1795, bp. Totowa 7 May 1794; (2) Deric, b. 13 Dec 1797, bp. Totowa, 25 Dec 1797, m. 20 Jul 18290, Margaret Van Horn, b. 20 Jul 1800; (3) Charity; (4) Cattilineu, b. 21 Apr 1804, bp. 17 Jun 1804 at Totowa; by 2m. (5) Ann; (6) John Garrison, b. 31 Mar 1820, bp. 23 Jul 1850, First Presbyterian Church, Paterson, NJ". Hereinafter cited as "Wm. Bogardus e-mail."
  3. [S2142] Alfred Henry Brower, Brower Family, Photocopy of typescript, 1985, Rutgers University Special Collections, New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey. Obtained in July 2008. There are numerous errors regarding the early generations of Adam Brouwer's family in the manuscript, and it should be used with caution.. p.22.
  4. [S3552] Family Search,"New Jersey Deaths and Burials, 1720-1988", online www.familysearch.org. Name index to marriage records from the state of New Jersey. Microfilm copies of these records are available at the Family History Library and Family History Centers. Retrieved July 2011. Christopher Brower, b. 1765, d. 19 May 1844, Brooklyn, NY, buied Paterson, NJ, age 79. FHL film #543518. Hereinafter cited as New Jersey Deaths and Burials, 1720-1988.
  5. [S2142] Alfred Henry Brower, Brower Family, Photocopy of typescript, 1985, Rutgers University Special Collections, New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey. Obtained in July 2008. There are numerous errors regarding the early generations of Adam Brouwer's family in the manuscript, and it should be used with caution.. p.23.
  6. [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.
  7. [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, C-12, Charles Vail of Riverhead, L.I. to Pitt Carl, Esq. of NYC, letter dated January 16, 1852. Hereinafter cited as Castro Collection of Original Family Documents.
  8. [S1568] William Nelson, compiler, The Old Dutch Church at Totowa (Paterson, New Jersey: Press and Publishing Co., 1892), transcribed online at www.olivetreegenealogy.com. Hereinafter cited as Old Dutch Church at Totowa Recs.
  9. [S1483] Lilly Martin, "E-mail correspondence received from Lilly Martin," e-mail correspondence from Martin, Lilly to Chris Chester and et al, correspondence of Feb 19, 2007. Hereinafter cited as "L. Martin e-mail."

Christopher Brower1

b. May 1813, d. 2 January 1897
  • Christopher Brower was born in May 1813 at Mayfield, Fulton Co., New York.1
  • He married Patience Tyrrell, daughter of Gershom Tyrrell and Lucinda Dutcher, circa 1846.1,2
  • Christopher Brower died on 2 January 1897 at Mayfield, Fulton Co., New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 24 July 1850 at Mayfield, Fulton Co., New York, Christopher Brower, age given as 27, born in New York. A laborer. In the household are his wife Patience, and sons Amasy and Jacob. The households of Jacob Brower (age 64) and Philip Bovee (age 52) are enumerated on the same census sheet.2
  • He appeared on the census on 28 August 1860 at Mayfield, Fulton Co., New York, Christopher Brower, age 37, born in New York. In the household are Patina Brower, age 35; Amasa Brower, age 13; Jacob Brower, age 11; Edgar Brower, age 9.3
  • He appeared on the census in 1870 at Mayfield, Fulton Co., New York, Christopher Brower, age given as 50, born in New York. A farmer. Real estate valued at $500, personal estate at $300. In the household are his wife Patience, and sons Amasa, Jacob, and Edward.4
  • He appeared on the census on 5 June 1880 at Mayfield, Fulton Co., New York, Christopher Brower, age given as 57, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A farmer. In the household are his wife Patience; son Edgar; and grandchildren Rachel A. Brower, age 7; Rebecca Brower, 5; Jerry Brower, 3; Arthur Brower, 1.5

Family: Patience Tyrrell b. Feb 1826

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. Christopher 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 571, image 576. Christopher 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 241, image 483. Christopher 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 243.1000, ED 11, image 0897. Christopher Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Christopher H. Brower1

b. circa 1773
  • Christopher H. Brower was born circa 1773 at Massachusetts.1
  • He married Agnes.1
  • Christopher H. Brower appeared on the census in 1850 at Davenport, Delaware Co., New York, Christopher H. Brower, age 77, born in Massachusetts. Basket maker. In the household are Agnes Brower (age 63, b. Mass.) and Christopher Palmer (age 14, b. NY). They are enumerated next to Timothy Brower (age 28, b. NY).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 494, page ___. Christopher H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Cicero H. Brower1

b. circa 1865
  • Cicero H. Brower was born circa 1865 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.1
  • He appeared on the census on 22 July 1870 at Franklinville Twp., Eastern Division, Randolph Co., North Carolina, as Cicero H. Brower, age 5, born in North Carolina.1
  • He appeared on the census on 14 June 1880 at Franklinsville Twp., Randolph Co., North Carolina, as Cicero H. Brower, age 15, born in North Carolina. A farm laborer.2

Citations

  1. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 1156, page 360A, image 169, FHL film #552655. M. N. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  2. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 978, FHL film #1254978, page 103.2000, ED 216, image 0497. Madison N. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Clara Brower1

b. 12 December 1874
  • Clara Brower was born on 12 December 1874 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.1
  • She appeared on the census on 16 June 1880 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Clara Brower, age 5, born in New York.2
  • She appeared on the census on 16 June 1900 at Village of Hempstead, Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, as Clara Brower, age given as 26, born Dec 1873 in New York. Single and living with her parents.3

Citations

  1. [S2755] William Applebie Daniel Eardeley, Brower Genealogy 1615-1884 and Langdon Genealogy 1625-1876, Unpublished Manuscript, 1923, Box 7, Catalog Item no.165, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Original at Queens Borough Public Library. (Note: There are serious flaws and errors with this manuscript, particularly with the earlier generations. Eardeley claims Jan Brouwer (m. Aege Sprong) as a son of Jacob Brouwer and Annatje Bogardus, which is in error. There are numerous other errors as well. This document must be used with caution). pages 44-45. "Richard Brower Bible." Copy supplied to William A.D. Eardeley by Howard S. Brower. The entries are disjointed and parents are not recorded. Eardeley states that he knows who the parents of each child are, but does not offer the information. This record can only be used with other sources, https://docs.google.com/leaf
  2. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 917, FHL film #1254917, page 381.2000, ED 270, image 0763. Rich'd Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  3. [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 696. Richard Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Clara Brower1

b. 1883
  • Clara Brower was born in 1883 at Mayfield, Fulton Co., New York.1
  • She appeared on the census on 27 June 1900 at Mayfield, Fulton Co., New York, as Clara Brower, age 17, born ?1883 in New York. Single. Living with her parents.1

Citations

  1. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 1037, page 14B, ED 26. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Clara Brower

b. circa 1844
  • Clara Brower was born circa 1844 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.
  • She appeared on the census on 26 July 1850 at Ward 4, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, as Clara Brower, age 6, 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 518, page 314A, image 50. Charles Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Clara Brower1

b. circa 1875
  • Clara Brower was born circa 1875 at Wisconsin.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 William Baker Brower," by Donna A. McQuade, August 7, 2003. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Clara Brower1

b. 13 October 1872, d. 6 January 1876
  • Clara Brower was born on 13 October 1872.1
  • She died on 6 January 1876 at Aquackanonk Twp., Passaic Co., New Jersey.1
  • She was buried at Mount Hebron Cemetery, Montclair, Essex Co., New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S3448] Michael Costa, "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1783)," e-mail message from Michael Costa at e-mail address to Chris Chester, October 31, 2010, Family Group Sheets prepared by Michael Costa. Sources included. Hereinafter cited as "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1873)."

Clara Brower1

b. 11 April 1857
  • Clara Brower was born on 11 April 1857.1

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.

Clara B. Brower1

b. October 1866
  • Clara B. Brower was born in October 1866 at Schuylkill Co., Pennsylvania.2
  • She appeared on the census on 29 July 1870 at Tremont, Schuylkill Co., Pennsylvania, as Clara B. Brower, age 3, born in Pennsylvania.1
  • She appeared on the census on 14 June 1880 at Tremont, Schuylkill Co., Pennsylvania, as Clara Brower, age 13, born in Pennsylvania.3
  • She appeared on the census on 4 June 1900 at Pottsville, Schuylkill Co., Pennsylvania, as Clara B. Brower, age 33, born Oct 1866 in Pennsylvania. Single, living with her parents.2

Citations

  1. [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.
  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. [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.

Clara J. Brower1

b. circa 1833
  • Clara J. Brower was born circa 1833 at New Jersey.1
  • She appeared on the census of 13 August 1850 in the household of David Jennings at Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey; David Jennings, age 58, born in England. A laborer. In the household are his wife Sarah, children Mary, Allen, and David, and Clara J. Brower, age 17, born in New Jersey.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 461, page 321A, image 401. David Jennings household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Clara L. Brower1

b. June 1887
  • Clara L. Brower was born in June 1887 at Fulton Co., New York.1
  • She appeared on the census on 12 June 1900 at Ward 5, Gloversville, Fulton Co., New York, as Clara L. Brower, age 12, born Jun 1887 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 1036, page 15A, ED 14. Seth Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Clarence Brower1

b. circa 1859
  • Clarence Brower was born circa 1859 at Dutchess Co., New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 17 August 1860 at Ward 4, Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, as Clarence Brower, age 1, 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 741, page 302, image 303, FHL film #803741. James Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Clarence D. Brower1

b. 1 June 1879
  • Clarence D. Brower was born on 1 June 1879.2
  • He was baptized on 1 September 1895 at Reformed Dutch Church, New Hackensack, Dutchess Co., New York; as an adult.1
  • He married Catherine M. Ten Broeck, daughter of Samuel P. Ten Broeck and Adelade Monfort, at Myers Corner, Dutchess Co., New York, on 28 October 1903 Recorded in the New Hackensack Dutch Church records, "Clarence D. Brower of Schenectady and Catherine M. Ten Broeck of New Hackensack, at home of bride's mother at Myers Corner. Wit.: Olive Brower Wood, Charles G. Wood."3

Family: Catherine M. Ten Broeck b. 1878

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.94. Hereinafter cited as RDC New Hackensack, NY.
  2. [S2719] William Penn Vail, Moses Vail of Huntington, Long Island: Showing His Descent from Joseph (2) Vail, son of Thomas Vail at Salem, Massachusetts 1640, Together with Collateral Lines (n.p.: n.pub., 1947), page 66. Hereinafter cited as Moses Vail of Huntington, L.I.
  3. [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.121. Hereinafter cited as RDC New Hackensack, NY.

Clarence L. Brower1

b. circa 1874, d. 1933
  • Clarence L. Brower was born circa 1874 at Monmouth Co., New Jersey.1
  • He married Florence E. Murray.2
  • Clarence L. Brower died in 1933.3
  • He was buried at Adelphia Cemetery, Adelphia, Monmouth Co., New Jersey.3
  • He appeared on the census on 23 June 1880 at Freehold, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as Clarence L. Brower, age 6, born in New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 791, FHL film #1254791, page 87.1000, ED 107, image 0301. Charles A. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  2. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved Nov. 2009. "Florence E. Murray Brower," New Jersey, Monmouth County. Record added Nov 30, 2009 by ejk. Photos of gravestones. Spouse: Clarence L. Brower. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  3. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved Nov. 2009. "Clarence L. Brower," New Jersey, Monmouth County. Record added Nov 30, 2009 by ejk. Photos of gravestones. Spouse: Florence E. Murray Brower. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.

Clarence L. Brower1

b. April 1881
  • Clarence L. Brower was born in April 1881 at Centre Co., Pennsylvania.1
  • He appeared on the census on 11 June 1900 at Union, Centre Co., Pennsylvania, Clarence L. Brower, age 19, born Apr 1881 in Pennsylvania. Single. Son.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 1392, page 6A, ED 41. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Clarence P. Brower1,2

b. 4 October 1909, d. 15 September 2003
  • Clarence P. Brower was born on 4 October 1909 at Florida.1,2
  • He married Vivian Benecia.3
  • Clarence P. Brower died on 15 September 2003 at Lakeland, Polk Co., Florida.2
  • He was buried at Oak Hill Burial Park, Lakeland, Polk Co., Florida.2
  • He appeared on the census on 20 April 1910 at Lakeland, Polk Co., Florida, as Clarence Brower, age 6 months, born in Florida.1
  • He appeared on the census on 12 January 1920 at Ward 3, Lakeland, Polk Co., Florida, as Clarence Brower, age 10, born in Florida.4
  • He appeared on the census on 15 April 1930 at Lakeland, Polk Co., Florida, as Clarence Brower, age 20, born in Florida. Single, living in his father's household. Employed as a helper at a service station.5

Citations

  1. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T624, Roll 167, page 17A, ED 144, image 320. Hammond H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  2. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved Sept 2009. "Clarence P. Brower." Record added May 5, 2009. Photos of tombstones and links to other family members. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  3. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved Sept 2009. "Vivian Benecia Brower." Record added Nov 13, 2008. Photos of tombstones and links to other family members. 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 , Ser. T625, Roll 277, page 17B, ED 166, image 768. Hammond Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Census.
  5. [S8] MyFamily.com, 1930 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , Ser. T626, Roll 331, page 19B, ED 27, image 164.0. Hammond Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1930 US Census.

Clarissa Brower (widow?)1

b. circa 1810
  • Clarissa Brower (widow?) was born circa 1810 at Connecticut.1
  • She appeared on the census on 13 August 1850 at Southampton, Suffolk Co., New York, as Clarissa Brower, age 40 , born in Connecticut, with William Brower age 17. Clarissa is recorded as the head of household, although directly above her is a William Brower, age 43, recorded in the household of Catherine Holland.1

Family:

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 602, p.395, image 299. Clarissa Brower household.. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Clarissa May T. Brower1

b. 20 May 1873
  • Clarissa May T. Brower was born on 20 May 1873 at Richmond, Cache Co., Utah Territory.2

Citations

  1. [S2484] Ariah Coats Brower, Pioneer Printer Life Story of Ariah Coats Brower, Autobiographical manuscript, undated, possibly late 1840's, copied by his grandson Amos W. Bair, 1 March 1942. William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. Box 5, BB-530.
  2. [S769] Family Search, "Pedigree Resource File", 1999-2002 (Salt Lake City, Utah). Www.familysearch.org. Family group sheets submitted through FamilySearch Internet Genealogy Service. To be used with caution, and only as a source of leads, no sources, disc #143. Hereinafter cited as "Pedigree Resource File."

Clark Brower1

b. August 1890
  • Clark Brower was born in August 1890 at Mt. Airy, Surry Co., North Carolina.1
  • He appeared on the census in June 1900 at Mt. Airy, Surry Co., North Carolina, as Clark Brower, age 9, born Aug 1890 in North Carolina. At school.1

Citations

  1. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 1219, page 7A, ED 113. J. M. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Claude Loren Brower1,2

b. 30 September 1889
  • Claude Loren Brower was born on 30 September 1889 at McMinnville, Yamhill Co., Oregon.1
  • Also known as Loren C. Brower.3
  • He appeared on the census in June 1900 at McMinnville, Yamhill Co., Oregon, as Loren C. Brower, age 10, born Sept. 1889 in Oregon. Living with his parents.3
  • In 1916 Claude Loren Brower resided at Dallas, Polk Co., Oregon; age 27, employed as a machinist for Shreve Garage of Dallas, Oregon. Here is registered for the draft and claimed exempt due to the fact that he had a family (a wife and child). Signed his name as Claude L. Brower.1

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [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.
  3. [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.

Clay Cecil Brower1

b. 6 March 1889, d. 5 April 1963

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.

Clifford C. Brower

b. 12 November 1914, d. March 1973
  • Clifford C. Brower was born on 12 November 1914 at Illinois.2
  • He married Willie Mae before 30 April 1940.3
  • Clifford C. Brower and Willie Mae were divorced before 15 July 1942.4
  • Clifford C. Brower married second Vera Lee McCrary.5
  • Clifford C. Brower died in March 1973.2
  • He appeared on the census on 9 June 1920 at Ward 2, Rockford, Winnebago Co., Illinois, Clifford G. Brower, age 5, born in Illinois.1
  • He appeared on the census on 2 April 1930 at Texas City, Galveston Co., Texas, Clifford C. Brower, age 15, born in Illinois.6
  • He appeared on the census on 30 April 1940 at Texas City, Galveston Co., Texas, Clifford Brower, age 25, born in Illinois. Married. Works for an oil company.3
  • On 15 July 1942 Clifford C. Brower resided at Galveston Co., Texas.4

Family: Vera Lee McCrary

  • Edward Charles Brower5

Citations

  1. [S7] MyFamily.com, 1920 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T625, Roll 416, page 5A, ED 181. Charles H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Census.
  2. [S25] Social Security Administration,"Social Security Death Index", Digital database from the Social Security Administration's Master File accesable online at various locations including www.americanancestors.org and www.ancestry.com. Clifford Brower, Texas. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  3. [S5054] C. Brower, April 30, 1940 1940 United States Federal Census, Washington, D.C., page 3B, ED 84-61, lines 68-72, National Archives and Records Administration Ser. T627, Roll 4039.
  4. [S2787] Ancestry.com,"U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942", online www.ancestry.com. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007. Original data: United States, Selective Service System. Selective Service Registration Cards, World War II: Fourth Registration. National Archives and Records Administration Branch locations: National Archives and Records Administration Region Branches. Clifford C. Brower, born 1914, Illinois, residing in Galveston Co., Texas, enlisted 15 Jul 1942 at Houston, Warrant Officers, private, 2 years of high school, divorced, without dependants. Hereinafter cited as U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  5. [S5055] "Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997."Provo, UT. Original: Texas Department of State Health Services. Microfiche.. Online www.ancestry.com., Retrieved November 2012. Edward Charles Brower; parents: Clifford C. Brower, Vera Lee McCrary. Hereinafter cited as Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997.
  6. [S8] MyFamily.com, 1930 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T626, Roll 2335, page 1B, ED 39, FHL film #2342069. Charles Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1930 US Census.

Clinton Brower

b. circa 1835
  • Clinton Brower was born circa 1835 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.
  • He appeared on the census on 24 August 1850 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, Clinton Brower, age 15, born in New York.1
  • He appeared on the census of 27 July 1860 in the household of Elias Brower at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York; Elias Brower, age 32, born in New York. A marketman. Real estate valued at $1500, personal estate at $300. In the household are his wife, Eliza J; children, Frank D., Abram B., Julia E., and Hiram; Gilbert Brower, age 27, born in New York, a farm laborer; and Clinton Brower, age 24, born in New York, a fisherman.2
  • Clinton Brower appeared on the census of 12 June 1880 in the household of Elias Brower at Village of Woodsburgh & Hewletts, Hempstead, Queens Co., New York; Elias Brower, age 52, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A marketman. In the household are his wife, Eliza J., children, Hiram, Mary A., Susan A., and Elias. Also Clinton Brower, age 41.3

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 583, page 208, image 314. Gilbert 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 844, page 0, image 535. Elias Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 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 465.4000, ED 272, image 0144. Elias Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Clinton Brower

b. circa 1845
  • Father*: Brower b. bt 1815 - 1820, d. 1849
  • Mother*: Margaret b. c 1815
  • Clinton Brower was born circa 1845 at probably Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York.
  • He appeared on the census on 20 July 1850 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, as Clinton Brower, age 5, born in New York.1
  • He appeared on the census of 7 August 1860 in the household of Simeon W. Lee at Ward 2, Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York; Simeon W. Lee, age 30, born in New York. A builder. No value recorded for either real estate or personal estate. In the household are his wife Margaret Lee, a tailoress, with real estate valued at $2000, personal estate at $500. Their children Townsend H. Lee and Emma Lee, and Mary Brower, age 18, and Clinton Brower, age 15. Also John Longfield, age 17, an apprentice carpenter.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 497, page 56A, image 61. Margaret 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 741, page 233, image 235. Simeon W. Lee household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Clinton Hendrix Brower1

b. 23 December 1884, d. 1 June 1971
  • Clinton Hendrix Brower was born on 23 December 1884 at New Florence, Montgomery Co., Missouri.1
  • He married Mary Elsie Bryant, daughter of Melville O. Bryant and Mary Emily Pine, at Montgomery Co., Missouri, on 22 April 1908.1
  • Clinton Hendrix Brower died on 1 June 1971 at Mexico, Audrain Co., Missouri.1
  • He was buried at New Florence, Montgomery Co., Missouri.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. 364-B. Descendancy chart for Robert Brower; Family Group sheets; photocopy of Family Bible record (no title page or publication date included. The earliest birth recorded is that of Robert Brower, 11 Nov 1825. Most recent death is that of Clinton Hendrix Brower, 1 June 1971). Also an exerpt from History of St. Charles, Montgomery and Warren Counties, Missouri (1885). Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Clinton W. Brower1

b. 11 December 1841
  • Clinton W. Brower was born on 11 December 1841.1
  • He married Evelela Clark, daughter of Samuel Clark and Philena Howland, on 8 July 1868.1,2
  • Clinton W. Brower appeared on the census on 17 August 1850 at Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, Clinton Brower, age 9, born in New York.3
  • He appeared on the census on 10 June 1880 at Wappinger, Dutchess Co., New York, Clinton W. Brower, age 38, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A carriage maker. In the household are his wife Evelela, and children, Willis, Philura, Edith M., brother Homer H. Brower, age 36, single, a carriage maker, and sister-in-laws Ida Clark, age 36, single, and May Clark, age 33, single, both born in Michigan, both dressmakers.4

Family: Evelela Clark b. 12 Aug 1840

Citations

  1. [S2727] Natalie R. Fernald editor, "The Old Bible of Nicholas B. Brower", The Genealogical Exchange Vol. 5, No. 2 (June 1908): page 16. The record of the family of Cornelius J. Brower, "son of Jacob Brower and Elsie Hitchcock" is not found in the "Old Brower Bible," but submitted by the contributor of the Bible record. The vital data for the Cornelius J. Brower-Mary Vail family should be verified with other records. Hereinafter cited as "Brower Bible, Gen. Ex. 5 (1908)."
  2. [S2719] William Penn Vail, Moses Vail of Huntington, Long Island: Showing His Descent from Joseph (2) Vail, son of Thomas Vail at Salem, Massachusetts 1640, Together with Collateral Lines (n.p.: n.pub., 1947), page 67. Hereinafter cited as Moses Vail of Huntington, L.I.
  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 496, page 97A. James C.D. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  4. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 826, FHL film #1254826, page 472.2000, ED 74, image 0113. Clinton W. household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Conover L. Brower

b. 26 July 1890
  • Conover L. Brower was born on 26 July 1890 at Neptune, Monmouth Co., New Jersey.1,2
  • He appeared on the census on 5 June 1900 at Neptune, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as Conover L. Brower, age 9, born July 1890 in New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 18 April 1910 at Bradley Beach, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, Conover Brower, age 20, born in New Jersey. Single. Son. Clerk at a shirt factory.3

Citations

  1. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 986, page 6A, ED 110. Elias Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  2. [S4111] "New Jersey Births and Christenings, 1660-1980", online www.familysearch.org. Family Search, 2011. Retrieved November 2011. Brower, male; parents: Elias C. Brower, Mary E. Layton. FHL film #494218. Hereinafter cited as New Jersey Births and Christenings 1660-1980.
  3. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T624, Roll 900, page 3B, ED 66, FHL film #1374913. Elias Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.

Consaul Brower1

b. 20 April 1848
  • Consaul Brower was born on 20 April 1848 at Montgomery Co., New York.1
  • He was baptized on 8 March 1849 at Reformed Dutch Church of Stone Arabia, Town of Palatine, Montgomery Co., New York.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), 3:25. Harman, Consaul; parents: William Brower, Catherine Docstader. Hereinafter cited as RDC Stone Arabia.

Cora Brower1

b. 6 May 1860, d. 24 March 1862
  • Cora Brower was born on 6 May 1860 at Dodge Co., Wisconsin.1
  • She died on 24 March 1862.1

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."

Cora Coble Brower1

  • Cora Coble Brower married first Prator Bell.1
  • Cora Coble Brower married second William Allred.1

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 28.

Cordelia Brower1

b. circa 1815
  • Cordelia Brower was born circa 1815 at Montgomery Co., New York.1
  • She married Cyrus Martin.1
  • Cordelia Brower appeared on the census on 6 September 1850 at Watervliet, Albany Co., New York, as Cordelia Martin, age 29, born in New York.2
  • Cordelia Brower and Cyrus Martin resided at Washington, D.C..1
  • Cordelia Brower appeared on the census on 18 June 1860 at Ward 3, Washington, D.C., as Cordelia Martin, age given as 41, born in New York.3
  • She appeared on the census on 5 July 1870 at Ward 2, Petersburg, (Independent City), Virginia, as Cordelia Martin, age 49, born in New York. Keeping house.4
  • She appeared on the census on 4 June 1880 at Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, as C. Martin, age 62, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. Female, recorded as the head of household, and operating a boarding house. Her husband Cyrus, daughter Hattie, and adopted daughter Annetta Griffin are also in the household.5

Family: Cyrus Martin b. c 1820

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), page vi 43. 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, Ser. M432, Roll 474, page 221, image 291. Cyrus Martin 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 102, page 687, image 480. Cyrus Martin 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 1643, page 225, image 242. Cyrus Martin household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  5. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 1171, FHL film #1255171, page 16.4000, ED 156, image 0594. C. Martin household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Cordelia Hussey Brower1

b. 11 December 1857, d. 28 May 1886
  • Cordelia Hussey Brower was born on 11 December 1857 at Grantsville, Tooele Co., Utah.1
  • She married Isaac Preston Bright on 17 February 1873.1
  • Cordelia Hussey Brower died on 28 May 1886.1
  • She appeared on the census on 3 August 1870 at Richmond, Cache Co., Utah Territory, as Cordelia Brower, age 12, born in Utah, at school.2

Citations

  1. [S2436] Oradell Brower Triplett, Ariah Coats Brower Family (Privately printed: Oradell Brower Triplett, 1972?). William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. Page 98. Family Group sheet. Hereinafter cited as Ariah Coats Brower Family.
  2. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1610, page 173, image 348, Ariah Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Cornelia Brower1

b. 26 June 1862
  • Cornelia Brower was born on 26 June 1862 at Hannibal, Oswego Co., New York.1

Citations

  1. [S2727] Natalie R. Fernald editor, "The Old Bible of Nicholas B. Brower", The Genealogical Exchange Vol. 5, No. 2 (June 1908): page 16. Hereinafter cited as "Brower Bible, Gen. Ex. 5 (1908)."

Cornelia Brower1

b. 24 July 1790, d. 10 April 1879
  • Cornelia Brower was born on 24 July 1790 at New York City, New York.1,2
  • She was baptized on 3 September 1790 at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York; (no sponsors).2
  • She married James Brown Douglas, son of John Douglas and Hannah Brown.3
  • Cornelia Brower died on 10 April 1879.3
  • Also known as Cornelia Lott Brower.3
  • Cornelia Brower is named in a guardianship petition in New York City Surrogate's Court, dated 16 Jan 1805; called the daughter of Henry Brower, and "age 14 years 24 July last."1

Family: James Brown Douglas b. 26 Feb 1788, d. 23 Sep 1858

  • Robert Jones Douglas3

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., p.696. Hereinafter cited as Abstracts of Wills, etc. in NY 1787-1835.
  2. [S1631] "Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New York", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols.5- (1874-): 31:25.
  3. [S2496] National Society Daughters of the American Colonists, Lineage Book (Washington, D.C.: National Society Daughters of the American Colonists, 1924), page 12. Lineage of Mary Douglas Odell (Mrs. Gerald L. Schuyler). Hereinafter cited as National Society Daughters of American Colonists, Lineage Book.

Cornelia Brower1

b. before 1761
  • Cornelia Brower was probably born before 1761.
  • She married James Patterson before 1779.1

Family: James Patterson

Citations

  1. [S1341] Arthur C.M. Kelly and Transcribed by Donald A. Keefer, Schenectady Reformed Church Baptisms 1694-1811 (Rhinebeck, New York: Arthur C.M. Kelly, 1987), p.202, no.4540. Hereinafter cited as Schenectady RDC Bapt. 1694-1811.

Cornelia Brower

b. January 1850, d. 18 February 1930
  • Cornelia Brower was born in January 1850 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.1
  • She married Charles B. Denton after 1880 (no children).1
  • Cornelia Brower died on 18 February 1930.1
  • She was buried at Trinity Yard, Hewlett, Nassau Co., New York.1
  • She appeared on the census on 22 July 1870 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Cornelia Brower, age 20, born in New York.2
  • She appeared on the census on 12 June 1880 at Village of Woodsburgh & Hewletts, Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Cornelia Brower, age 28, born in New York. Single. At home.3

Citations

  1. [S1527] John Wilson Taylor, Montross: A Family History (Staunton, Virginia: McClure Print. Co., 1958), page 262. Hereinafter cited as Montross: A Family History.
  2. [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 185. John 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 465.3000, ED 272, image 0143. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Cornelia Brower1

b. circa 1855
  • Cornelia Brower was born circa 1855 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.1
  • Also known as Cornelia Brewer.1
  • She appeared on the census on 27 July 1860 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Cornelia Brewer, age 5, 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 844, page 530, image 537, FHL film #803844. Richard Brewer household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Cornelia Brower1

b. circa 1827
  • Cornelia Brower was born circa 1827 at New York.1
  • She appeared on the census on 24 August 1850 at Rahway, Essex Co., New Jersey, Cornelia Brower, age 23, 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 450, page 417A. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Cornelia Amanda Brower1

b. 10 April 1836, d. 10 October 1837
  • Cornelia Amanda Brower was born on 10 April 1836 (calculated).1
  • She died on 10 October 1837 ; age 1 yr. 6 mo.1
  • She was buried at Dutch Reformed Church Cemetery, Unionvale (?), Westchester Co., New York.1

Citations

  1. [S5523] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, CEM UU-14, Inscriptions from Unionvale, Westchester Co., N.Y.. "Copied Dec. 27, 1907 (Dutch Reformed Church" but nothing else stated to help identify the actual source. . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Cornelia Leverich Brower1

b. 5 September 1837
  • Cornelia Leverich Brower was born on 5 September 1837 at New York City, New York.1
  • She married Charles H. McCreery on 2 November 1869.1
  • Cornelia Leverich Brower appeared on the census on 5 September 1850 at Ward 15, Eastern Half, New York City, New York Co., New York, as Cornelia Brower, age 13, born in New York.2
  • She appeared on the census on 13 June 1860 at Ward 15, District 3, New York City, New York Co., New York, as Cornelia Brower, age 23, born in New York.3

Citations

  1. [S2957] Nathaniel Goodwin, The Descendants of Thomas Olcott: One of the First Settlers of Hartford, Connecticut (Albany, N.Y.: J. Munsell, 1874), page 100. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Thomas Olcott.
  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 229A, image 468. John 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, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 805, page 288, image 268, FHL film #803805. Francis Curet household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Cornelia Leveridge Brower1,2

b. 29 August 1799
  • Cornelia Leveridge Brower was born on 29 August 1799.
  • She was baptized on 15 November 1799 at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York; sponsors John Brower, Catherine Brower.2
  • She was named in her father's will dated on 29 October 1804.3
  • She was a member of at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York, on 7 June 1821 called Cornelia L. Brower, admitted on confession of faith.4

Citations

  1. [S519] T.G. Bergen, "Contributions to the History of the Early Settlers of Kings County, N.Y.", New York Genealogical & Biographical Record vols. 9-11 (1878-1880): 11:68. Hereinafter cited as "Early Settlers of Kings Co."
  2. [S1631] "Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New York", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols.5- (1874-): 32:146.
  3. [S3075] Elizabeth Jane MacCormick, Abstracts of Wills, Orange County, N. Y., 1787-1813; FHL film #0860318, item 2 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1971), Microfilm of typescript (1946?), page 44. Hereinafter cited as Abs. of Wills, Orange Co., NY, 1787-1813.
  4. [S1744] "Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in the City of New York - Church Members List", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol.59,60,61,62 (1928,1929,1930,1931): 62:295. Hereinafter cited as "Members RDC NY/NA, NYGBR."

Cornelia Louisa Brower1

b. 27 December 1851, d. 25 April 1925
  • Cornelia Louisa Brower was born on 27 December 1851 at Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey.1
  • She was baptized on 11 April 1852 at Second Reformed Church, Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey.2
  • She married George W. Boxall, son of George Boxall and Mary E., at Aquackanonk Twp., Passaic Co., New Jersey, on 31 July 1881.1
  • Cornelia Louisa Brower died on 25 April 1925.1
  • She appeared on the census on 31 July 1860 at Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey, as Cornelia Brower, age 9, born in New Jersey.3
  • She appeared on the census on 9 July 1870 at Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey, as Cornelia Brower, age 17, born in New Jersey.4
  • She appeared on the census on 4 June 1880 at Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey, as Cornelia L. Brower, age 28, born in New Jersey. Single. At home.5

Citations

  1. [S3448] Michael Costa, "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1783)," e-mail message from Michael Costa at e-mail address to Chris Chester, October 31, 2010, Family Group Sheets prepared by Michael Costa. Sources included. Hereinafter cited as "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1873)."
  2. [S3448] Michael Costa, "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1783)," e-mail message from Michael Costa at e-mail address to Chris Chester, October 31, 2010, Family Group Sheets prepared by Michael Costa. Citing: . "SECOND REFORMED CHURCH AT PATERSON, NJ, Baptisms. BAPTISMS 1828 - 1882. Taken from The Pastor And The Church or Rev. John H. DURYEA, D.D.and the Second Reformed Church at Paterson, N.J. By Rev. Theo. W. WELLES, D.D., Pastor of the Church", p. 30, SECOND REFORMED CHURCH AT PATERSON, NJ BAPTISMS 1828 - 1882 Originally Published by New York Board of Publication of the Reformed Church in America, 25 East 22nd Street, 1896. Previously published in hard copy (n.p.: Reprinted by The Passaic County Historical Society Genealogy Club, 1896). Online at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~njpchsgc/chu/…. Hereinafter cited as "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1873)."
  3. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 706, page 1013 image 708, FHL film #803706. Peter 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 884, page 202A, image 56, FHL film #552383. Peter J. 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 794, FHL film #1254794, page 161.1000, ED 137, image 0326. Maria Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Cornelius Brower

b. before 1765
  • Cornelius Brower was born before 1765.
  • He appeared on the census in 1790 at 2nd Ward, Albany, Albany Co., New York, Household of one male over 16, 1 male under 16, and three females. John Brower also lives in the 2nd Ward, Albany in 1790.1

Citations

  1. [S685] Ronald Vern Jackson, compiler, Heads of Families at the First Census of the United States Taken in the Year 1790 - New York (Bountiful, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems Inc., 1978), p.13. Hereinafter cited as 1790 Census, New York.