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Dorinda Brower1

b. between 1815 and 1820
  • Dorinda Brower was born between 1815 and 1820 at Randolph Co., North Carolina, (assuming she is the eldest daughter).
  • She married Winningham.1
  • Dorinda Brower was named in her father's will dated on 19 January 1863.1

Citations

  1. [S3083] FHS, "The Browers of Brower Township", Genealogical Journal Vol. 12, no. 1, pages 3-22 (1988): Transcription of the Will of Eli Brower. Hereinafter cited as "Browers of Brower Township."
  2. [S3083] FHS, "The Browers of Brower Township", Genealogical Journal Vol. 12, no. 1, pages 3-22 (1988): Notes to letter of Eli and Elizabeth Brower, dated 8 Oct. 1848. Hereinafter cited as "Browers of Brower Township."

Douglas Brower1

b. circa 1855
  • Douglas Brower was born circa 1855 at Illinois.2
  • He appeared on the census on 20 June 1860 at Sunbury, Livingston Co., Illinois, as Douglas Brower, age 5, born in Illinois.2
  • He appeared on the census of 17 June 1870 in the household of Abel Krum Brower at Sunbury, Livingston Co., Illinois; Abel Brower, age 27, born in Ohio. A farmer, with real estate valued at $3000, personal estate at $500. In the household are his wife Josephine, daughter Mary, William Ardridge, age 29, a farmer, and Douglas Brower, age 14, born in Illinois, a laborer.3

Citations

  1. [S2785] George A. Ogle & Co., Memorial and Biographical Record and Illustrated Compendium of Biography containing a Compendium of Local Biography Including Biographical Sketches of Hundreds of Prominent Old Settlers and Representative Citizens of Butler, Polk, Seward, York and Fillmore Counties, Nebraska (Chicago: George A. Ogle & Co., 1899), pages 251-252. Hereinafter cited as Butler, Polk, Seward, York, Fillmore Cos. Neb.
  2. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 199, page 756, image 67. Hammond H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  3. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 247, page 383, image 767. Abel Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Douglass Ives Brower1

b. September 1888
  • Douglass Ives Brower was born in September 1888.1

Citations

  1. [S3975] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5 BIB DD-273, Hiram Hubbard Bible. "Unpublished Bible, Family and Miscellaneous Records," compiled by Leroy DeChaumont Chapter, DAR, NYS Vol. 92. . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Earl C. Brower1

b. January 1884
  • Earl C. Brower was born in January 1884 at Iowa.1
  • He appeared on the census on 6 June 1900 at Clear Creek, Jasper Co., Iowa, as Earl C. Brower, age 16, born Jan 1884 in Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 439, page 2B, ED 17. Isaac B. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Eber Brower1

b. circa 1828
  • Eber Brower was born circa 1828 at New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 9 August 1850 at Jersey City, Hudson Co., New Jersey, Eber Brower, age 22, born in New Jersey. Occupation: none.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 452, page 313A. Joseph M. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Eddy Mayfield Brower1

b. 5 June 1876, d. 15 May 1921
  • Eddy Mayfield Brower was born on 5 June 1876 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.1
  • He married Emma Augusta Maynard on 8 February 1910.1
  • Eddy Mayfield Brower died on 15 May 1921.1
  • He was buried at Oakwood Cemetery, High Point, North Carolina.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 34.

Edgar Brower1

b. 7 November 1811
  • Edgar Brower was born on 7 November 1811 at New York.1
  • He married Ruth say 1838.2
  • Edgar Brower appeared on the census on 21 July 1850 at Ward 3, Oswego, Oswego Co., New York, as Edgar Brower, age 37, born in New York. A carver, with real estate valued at $500. In the household are his wife Ruth, and children Louisa, Robert, George, and Alfred.2

Family: Ruth b. c 1821

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. [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 576, page 207, image 415. Edgar Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Edgar Brower1

b. 1 December 1837
  • Edgar Brower was born on 1 December 1837.1
  • He married Lena Robinson, daughter of Samuel J. Robinson and Harriet Phillips, on 13 June 1872.1,2
  • Edgar Brower appeared on the census on 17 August 1850 at Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, Edgar Brower, age 13, born in New York.3
  • He appeared on the census on 25 July 1860 at Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, Edgar Brower, age 22, born in New York. Farmer.4

Family: Lena Robinson b. 11 Sep 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 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 66. 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. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 742, page 554, FHL film #803742. James C.D. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Edgar Brower

b. circa 1851
  • Edgar Brower was born circa 1851 at Fulton Co., New York.
  • Also known as Edward Brower.1
  • He appeared on the census on 28 August 1860 at Mayfield, Fulton Co., New York, as Edgar Brower, age 9, born in New York.2
  • He appeared on the census in 1870 at Mayfield, Fulton Co., New York, called Edward Brower, age 16, born in New York. Living with his parents.1
  • He appeared on the census on 5 June 1880 at Mayfield, Fulton Co., New York, as Edgar Brower, age 27, born in New York. A laborer. He is a widower and is living with his four children, Rachel, Rebecca, Jerry, and Arthur, in the household of his parents Christopher and Patience Brower.3

Family:

Citations

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

Edgar Brower1

b. November 1884, d. 20 May 1885
  • Edgar Brower was born in November 1884.
  • He died on 20 May 1885 at Plainfield, Windham Co., Connecticut.1,2
  • He was buried at Union Cemetery, Mooseup, Windham Co., Connecticut.1

Citations

  1. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved March 2012. Edgar Brower, Mem #84276791, Jan 31, 2012. Age 6 mos., child of Wilford & Mary. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  2. [S4706] "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934", online www.familysearch.org. , Retrieved March 2012. Edgar Brower. Parents not stated. FHL film #3095. Hereinafter cited as Connecticut Deaths & Burials 1772-1934.

Edgar P. Brower1

b. circa 1863
  • Edgar P. Brower was born circa 1863 at Dodge Co., Wisconsin.1
  • He appeared on the census on 12 July 1870 at Fox Lake, Dodge Co., Wisconsin, Edgar P. Brower, age 7, born in Wisconsin.1
  • He appeared on the census on 1 June 1880 at Fox Lake, Dodge Co., Wisconsin, Edgar P. Brower, age 17, born in Wisconsin. Works on farm.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 1710, page 222A, FHL film #553209. John L. 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 1423, page 154D, ED 12, FHL film #1255423. John L. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Edith Brower1

b. 16 May 1889, d. February 1930
  • Edith Brower was born on 16 May 1889.1
  • She died in February 1930.1

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. 90-B. Hubert Brower descendant chart showing one direct line of ancestry. No sources are provided. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Edith Brower

b. circa 1876
  • Edith Brower was born circa 1876 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.
  • She appeared on the census on 14 June 1880 at Village of Woodsburgh & Hewletts, Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Edith Brower, age 4, born in New York.1
  • She appeared on the census on 18 June 1900 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Edith Brower, age 23, born Dec 1876 in New York. Single and living with her parents.2

Citations

  1. [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 467.3000, ED 272, image 0147. William 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, Ser. T623, Roll 1079, page 8A, ED 704. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Edith Brower1

b. 24 August 1848
  • Edith Brower was born on 24 August 1848.1

Citations

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

Edith Brower1

b. 6 November 1897
  • Edith Brower was born on 6 November 1897 at Neptune, Monmouth Co., New Jersey.1,2
  • She appeared on the census on 5 June 1900 at Neptune, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, Edith Brower, age 2, born Nov 1897 in New Jersey.1
  • She appeared on the census on 18 April 1910 at Bradley Beach, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, Edith Brower, age 12, born in New Jersey.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, female; parents: Elias C. Brower, Mary E. Layton. FHL film #494239. 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.

Edith Amanda Brower1

b. 3 September 1884, d. 1980
  • Edith Amanda Brower was born on 3 September 1884 at Woodson Co., Kansas.1
  • She married George E. Gowan on 25 March 1926.1
  • Edith Amanda Brower died in 1980.1

Citations

  1. [S1544] Josephine P. Moore, "Hurt-Brower-Grubbs Bible", Yesterdays (Nacogdoches, Texas) vol.3, no.2, pp.4-7 (1983): Wilmore's New Analytical Reference Bible; Formerly Published by J.A. Wilmore & Co.; Now published, under lease, exclusively by Henry F. Giere, New York, 1909.
    The Bible belonged to Ruby Gail and John Abner Hurt.. Hereinafter cited as "Hurt-Brower-Grubbs Bible."

Edith C. Brower1

b. May 1885
  • Edith C. Brower was born in May 1885 at Nebraska.1
  • She appeared on the census on 18 June 1900 at Sargent Village, Custer Co., Nebraska, as Edith C. Brower, age 15, born May 1885 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.

Edith Daly Brower1,2

b. 27 January 1874
  • Edith Daly Brower was born on 27 January 1874 at Brooklyn, New York.3,2
  • She appeared on the census on 11 June 1880 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, age 7.3
  • She appeared on the census on 8 January 1920 at Assembly District 18, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, as Edith Brower, age 44, not employed, single and living in the household of her father.4

Citations

  1. [S1521] Paul Brewer, "E-mail correspondence from Paul Brewer," e-mail message from Brewer, Paul to Chris Chester, dated May 21, 2007, to Chris Chester, et al; "George Vanderhoof Brower". Attached page 116 of Who's Who in New York. Hereinafter cited as "Paul Brewer e-mail."
  2. [S1519] William Bogardus, "E-mail correspondence from William Bogardus," e-mail message from Bogardus, William to Chris Chester and et al, dated May 23, 2007; to Chris Chester, Paul Brewer, et al; "Re: George Vanderhoof Brower". Hereinafter cited as "Wm. Bogardus e-mail."
  3. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll T9-856, FHL film # 1254856, p.482.3000, ED 241, image 0147. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  4. [S7] MyFamily.com, 1920 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , Roll T625-1172, p.11A, ED 1084, image 305. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Census.

Edith M. Brower1

b. 27 December 1875
  • Edith M. Brower was born on 27 December 1875 at Wappingers Falls, Dutchess Co., New York.1
  • She appeared on the census on 10 June 1880 at Wappinger, Dutchess Co., New York, as Edith M. Brower, age 4, born in New York.2

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [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.

Edith M. Brower

b. circa 1853
  • Edith M. Brower was born circa 1853 at Dutchess Co., New York.
  • She was baptized in October 1853 at New Hamburg First Presbyterian Church (Wappingers Creek), Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York.1
  • She appeared on the census on 10 July 1860 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, as Edith M. Brower, age 7, born in New York.2
  • She appeared on the census on 8 August 1870 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, as Edith M. Brower, age 17, born in New York.3

Citations

  1. [S2885] Arthur C.M. Kelly, New York Births & Baptisms I, Southeast Region, New York State, 1660-1916., CD-ROM (Rhinebeck,N.Y.: Kinship), New York Births & Baptisms, New Hamburg First Presbyterian Church (Wappinger Creek): 1811-1862. Mother's name recorded as, Mary. Hereinafter cited as New York Births & Baptisms I, Southeast Region, New York State.
  2. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 740, page 819, image 135. Elias Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  3. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 927, page 481, image 49. Elias Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Edmund Brower1

b. circa 1849
  • Edmund Brower was born circa 1849 at New York.1
  • Also known as Edward C.2
  • He appeared on the census on 1 August 1850 at Ward 1, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, as Edward C. "Brown," age 2, born in New York.2
  • He appeared on the census on 23 June 1860 at Ward 11, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, as Edmund "Brown," age 11, born in New York.3
  • He appeared on the census on 4 June 1870 at Ward 20, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, Edmund Brower, age 21, born in New York. Printer. Apparently single.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 960, page 4B, FHL film #552459. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 517, page 54A. John D. Brown (sic) 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 770, page 335, FHL film #803770. John D. Brown (sic) household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Edna Brower1

b. 4 July 1871
  • Edna Brower was born on 4 July 1871 at Dodge Co., Wisconsin.1
  • She married G.W. Gilmore on 14 September 1892 They did not have children.1
  • Edna Brower appeared on the census on 1 June 1880 at Fox Lake, Dodge Co., Wisconsin, Edna Brower, age 8, born in Wisconsin. Goes to school.2
  • In 1897 Edna Brower resided at Austin, Minnesota.3
  • She was living in 1941 at Beaver Dam, Dodge Co., Wisconsin.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."
  2. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 1423, page 154D, ED 12, FHL film #1255423. George W. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  3. [S4896] R. D. Mittelstadt,"George Washington Brower, son of a Pioneer."Retrieved from Message Boards, July 23, 2012. Online www.ancestry.com.. Hereinafter cited as George Washington Brower, son of a Pioneer.

Edna Brower1

b. 1897, d. 1900
  • Edna Brower was born in 1897.1
  • She died in 1900.1

Citations

  1. [S2568] Georg Joutras, "Family Group Sheets: Joseph G. Brower, Herbert H. Brower", March 10, 2009 (Lincoln, Nebraska). Received from Georg Joutras via e-mail, March 10, 2009. Georg Joutras is a direct descendant of Joseph G. Brower and Herbert H. Brower. His sources include the hand written notes of Herbert H. Brower which have remained with his descendants.. Hereinafter cited as "Family Group Sheets."

Edna B. Brower1

b. 4 January 1877
  • Edna B. Brower was born on 4 January 1877 at New Jersey.1
  • She appeared on the census on 29 June 1880 at Shrewsbury, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, Edna B. Brower, age 3, born in New Jersey.2

Citations

  1. [S3977] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5 BIB MM-138, Bible Records from New Jersey's Monmouth County Historical Association Library. MCHA Library, Vol. 1, A-B, compiled and transcribed by Carol Fisher Megill, pages 192-206 BROWER. The Holy Bible (Philadelphia: A.J. Holman & Co., 1874). Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 792, page 507C, ED 124, FHL film #1254792. Jonathan P. Cooper household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Edna P. Brower1

b. 1 February 1882, d. 23 April 1883
  • Edna P. Brower was born on 1 February 1882.1
  • She died on 23 April 1883.1

Citations

  1. [S3978] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5 BIB OO-290, The Family Bible of Daniel Oliver. Copied by Shirley A. Mearns, May 1980 for the 1980-81 Lineage Committee, Wiltwyck Chapter DAR, Kingston, NY, pages 1-4 (BROWER). . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Edward Brower1

b. 8 December 1857
  • Edward Brower was born on 8 December 1857 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)."

Edward Brower1

b. circa 1845
  • Edward Brower was born circa 1845 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.
  • He appeared on the census on 27 July 1860 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Edward Brower, age 15, born in New York.2

Citations

  1. [S2347] Letter from Herbert E. Murray (Swansboro, North Carolina) to William B. Bogardus, 25 Nov 1991; William B. Bogardus Collection (Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio). Box 2, File 33A, 129-M. The charts and data accompanying the letter appear to have been compiled by Herbert E. Murray. Sources were not included or mentioned. The families outlined in the charts BR-2 thru BR8 need further verification. CHART BR-1 IS INCORRECT. Herbert E. Murray is a descendant of Jan Brower and Hannah Adams. The families charted have continuously lived in the Woodmere, Hempstead, Queens-Nassau Cos., Long Island area since the early 1700's. Chart BR-6.
  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. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Edward Brower

b. circa March 1860
  • Edward Brower was born circa March 1860 at Hurley, Ulster Co., New York.
  • Also known as Edwin Brower.1
  • He appeared on the census on 24 August 1860 at Hurley, Ulster Co., New York, as Edward Brower, age 5 months, born in New York.2
  • He appeared on the census on 14 June 1870 at Hurley, Ulster Co., New York, as Edwin Brower, age 9, born in New York. Attending school.1
  • He appeared on the census on 24 June 1880 at Hurley, Ulster Co., New York, as Edward Brower, age 20, born in New York. A farm laborer. Single, living with his parents.3

Citations

  1. [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. George Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  2. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 870, page 0, image 542. George 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 939, FHL film #1254939, page 110.4000, ED 122, image 0223. George Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Edward Brower1

b. circa 1800
  • Edward Brower was born circa 1800 at New York.1
  • He married Lucinda.1
  • Edward Brower appeared on the census on 25 June 1860 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, Edward Brower, age 60, born in New York. A fisherman. Real estate valued at $400. In the household are his wife Lucinda, age 50, and Harriet Brower, age 20.1

Family: Lucinda b. c 1810

Citations

  1. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 844, page 0, image 358. Edward Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Edward Brower

b. circa 1856
  • Edward Brower was born circa 1856 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.
  • He appeared on the census on 27 July 1860 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Edward Brower, age 4, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [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. Singleton Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Edward Brower1

b. February 1874
  • Edward Brower was born in February 1874 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.2
  • Also known as Eddie Brower.2
  • He appeared on the census on 14 June 1880 at Village of Woodsburgh & Hewletts, Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Edward Brower, age 5, born in New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 13 June 1900 at Woodmere, Town of Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, as Eddie Brower, age 26, born Feb 1874 in New York. Single. Living with his parents. A brakeman.2

Citations

  1. [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 466.2000, ED 272, image 0146. Mitchell 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, Ser. T623, Roll 1079, page 6B, ED 704. Mitchell Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Edward Brower

b. February 1883
  • Edward Brower was born in February 1883 at probably Islip, Suffolk Co., New York.
  • He appeared on the census on 13 June 1900 at Islip, Suffolk Co., New York, as Edward Brower, age 17, born Feb 1883 in New York. Single. A sailor. Grandson in the household of Ezra Brower.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 1165, page 16B, ED 765. Ezra Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Edward Brower

b. circa 1853
  • Edward Brower was born circa 1853 at New York age 7 in 1860 (Oct 1851 as per 1900 U.S. census).1
  • Also known as Edwin Brower.2
  • He appeared on the census on 22 June 1860 at Ward 2, District 2, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, Edward Brower, age 7, born in New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 9 June 1870 at Ward 2, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, Edwin Brower, age 16, born in New York. Attending school.2
  • He appeared on the census on 5 June 1880 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, Edwin Brower, age 26, born in New York. Single. Lives with his parents.3
  • He appeared on the census on 7 June 1900 at Ward 2, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, Edward Brower, age 48, born Oct 1851 in New York. Both parents born in New York. A day laborer. Single. Lives with his mother.4

Citations

  1. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 763, page 397, image 396, FHL film #803763. Charles 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, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 946, page 100B, image 206, FHL film #552445. Charles 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 841, FHL film #1254841, page 272C, ED 13, image 0023. Charles Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  4. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 1043, page 7B, ED 13. Francis (f.) Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Edward Brower1

b. circa 1836
  • Edward Brower was born circa 1836 at New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 14 September 1850 at Springfield, Otsego Co., New York, Edward Brower, age 14, 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 579, page 80A. Samuel Brewer household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Edward Brower1

b. August 1898
  • Edward Brower was born in August 1898 at New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 29 June 1900 at Ward 3, Atlantic City, Atlantic Co., New Jersey, Edward Brower, age 1, born Aug 1898 in New Jersey.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 953, page 10A, ED 10. Burros Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Edward Addison Brower1

  • Edward Addison Brower married Ada Theresa Asten, daughter of James Edward Asten and Smith, at Manhattan, New York Co., New York, on 26 June 1890.1

Citations

  1. [S3548] FamlySearch,"New York Marriages, 1686-1980", online https://www.familysearch.org/s/collection/…. New York Marriages, 1686-1980," database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org/). Index entries derived from digital copies of originals housed in various repositories throughout New York. Retrieved April 2012. Edward Addison Brower (parents: Samuel Brower, mother not named), Ada Theresa Asten (parents: James Edward Asten, ___ Smith). FHL film #1558703. Hereinafter cited as New York Marriages, 1686-1980.

Edward D. Brower1

b. September 1888
  • Edward D. Brower was born in September 1888 at New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 3 June 1900 at Franklin, Somerset Co., New Jersey, Edward D. Brower, age 11, born Sep 1888 in New Jersey.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 994, page 2B, ED 82, FHL film #1240994. William H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Edward De Wolfe Brower1

b. February 1816, d. 17 February 1874
  • Edward De Wolfe Brower was born in February 1816.1
  • He married Hannah Poland in 1840.1
  • Edward De Wolfe Brower died on 17 February 1874.1
  • He was named in his father's will dated on 20 March 1830 inherited four lots in New York City.2

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. [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.

Edward E. Brower1

b. July 1887
  • Edward E. Brower was born in July 1887 at New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 7 June 1900 at Ward 1, New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey, Edward E. Brower, age 12, born Jul 1887 in New Jersey. 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 984, page 9A, ED 36, FHL film #1240984. Cornelius W. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Edward J. Brower

b. circa 1852
  • Edward J. Brower was born circa 1852 at probably Monroe Co., New York.
  • He appeared on the census on 20 June 1860 at Bingham, Clinton Co., Michigan, as Edward J. Brower, age 8, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [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.

Edward W. Brower1

b. 7 September 1893, d. 16 March 1897
  • Edward W. Brower was born on 7 September 1893 (calculated from age at death).
  • He died on 16 March 1897 ; aged 3 yrs. 6 mos. 9 dys.1
  • He was buried at Glenwood Cemetery, West Long Branch, Monmouth Co., New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved March 2013. Edward W. Brower, Mem #89373945, Apr 30, 2012. Photo of gravestone. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.

Edwin Brower1

b. circa February 1850
  • Edwin Brower was born circa February 1850 at Phelps, Ontario Co., New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 9 September 1850 at Phelps, Ontario Co., New York, age 7 months.1

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432 572, p.428, image 305. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Edwin Brower1

b. between 1800 and 1805, d. 26 January 1848 or 26 January 1849
  • Edwin Brower was born between 1800 and 1805 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.
  • He married Sarah Curtis on 13 March 1823.1
  • Edwin Brower died on 26 January 1848 or 26 January 1849.1,2
  • He was named in his father's will dated on 24 January 1816.3

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. 115-B. Family Group sheets compiled by a descendant. No sources are cited. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S5194] J. M. Butler, Some Descendants of Christian Brower, Manuscript, 1984, Box 7, Catalog Items, No. 164, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, page 5. Died 26 Jan 1849.
  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, page 7. Transcription of will.

Edwin Brower1

b. circa 1871
  • Edwin Brower was born circa 1871 at New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 9 June 1880 at Manhattan, New York Co., New York, as Edwin Brower, age 9, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 875, FHL film #1254875, page 236.1000, ED 185, image 0115. Samuel Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Edwin Brower1

b. 30 April 1843
  • Edwin Brower was born on 30 April 1843 at New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 9 August 1850 at Van Vorst, Hudson Co., New Jersey, Edwin C. Brower, age 7, born in New York.2

Citations

  1. [S3719] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 30. 3rd handwritten chart of the descendants of Thomas LeFoy Brower. 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 452, page 349B. John V. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Edwin R. Brower1

b. circa 1827
  • Edwin R. Brower was born circa 1827 at Pennsylvania.1
  • He married Sarah E.1
  • Edwin R. Brower appeared on the census on 27 July 1860 at Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, Edwin R. Brower, age 33, born in Pennsylvania. Presbyterian Minister. In the household are Sarah E. Brower, age 32, born in New Jersey; Anne C. Brower, age 1, born NY; Anne Brower, 65, b. Pa; Maria L. Brower, 28, Pa; Rebecca Smith, 28, black, domestic; Sara Douglas, 1, black, b. New Jersey.1

Family: Sarah E. b. c 1828

Citations

  1. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 742, page 581, FHL film #803742. Edwin R. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Edwin S. Brower1

b. November 1880
  • Edwin S. Brower was born in November 1880 at Florida.1
  • He appeared on the census on 15 June 1900 at Winter Park, Orange Co., Florida, Edwin S. Brower, age 19, born Nov 1880 in Florida. Single, living with his parents, a farm laborer.1

Citations

  1. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 175, page 10B, ED 117. Sylvester Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Effie Brower1

b. 30 November 1891, d. 1 November 1976
  • Effie Brower was born on 30 November 1891.1
  • She died on 1 November 1976 at North Manchester, Indiana.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. 90-B. Hubert Brower descendant chart showing one direct line of ancestry. No sources are provided. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Effie Brower1

b. November 1882
  • Effie Brower was born in November 1882 at Nebraska.1
  • She appeared on the census on 20 June 1900 at Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska, Effie Brower, age 17, born Nov 1882 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.

Effie Alida Brower1

b. 19 October 1852, d. 2 February 1920
  • Effie Alida Brower was born on 19 October 1852 at New York City, New York, at no. 10 Harrison St.1
  • She married Alex Ferguson Brown at New York City, New York, on 10 March 1877 at 55 West 17th Street.2
  • Effie Alida Brower died on 2 February 1920 at Montclair, Essex Co., New Jersey.3

Family: Alex Ferguson Brown d. Mar 1884

Citations

  1. [S3719] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 11. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S3719] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 16. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  3. [S3719] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 15. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  4. [S3719] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 10. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Effie May Brower1

b. April 1875
  • Effie May Brower was born in April 1875 at Hurley, Ulster Co., New York.1
  • She appeared on the census on 25 June 1880 at Hurley, Ulster Co., New York, as Effie M. Brower, age 5, born in New York.2
  • She appeared on the census on 4 June 1900 at Hurley, Ulster Co., New York, as Effie May Brower, age 25, born Apr 1875 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 1169, page 2B, ED 95. Silas Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  2. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 939, FHL film #1254939, page 112.3000, ED 122, image 0226. Silas Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Effje Brower1

  • Effje Brower married by license dated on 20 January 1768 at New York John Burr.1

Citations

  1. [S536] Robert H. Kelby and Kenneth Scott, New York Marriages Previous to 1784; A reprint of the original edition of 1860 (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1984), p.49. Hereinafter cited as New York Marriages Previous to 1784.

Egmont Giles Brower1

b. 25 June 1885, d. 8 October 1918
  • Egmont Giles Brower was born on 25 June 1885 at Utica, Oneida Co., New York.1,2
  • He married Sarah M. Stebbins, daughter of William Lewis Van Rensselaer Stebbins, on 9 September 1911.1,2
  • Egmont Giles Brower died on 8 October 1918 at Utica, Oneida Co., New York.1,2

Family: Sarah M. Stebbins

  • Egmont Giles Brower2
  • Nicholas Vedder Brower2

Citations

  1. [S3702] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-514, Bible Record of Gillis Brower, b. 1747 and Maria Bradt, and some of their descendants. DAR Bible Records, Vol. 38, pp.202-204. . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S5406] Unknown author The National Cyclopaedia of American Biography, Vol. 24 (New York: James T. White and Company, 1935), page 65. Hereinafter cited as NCAB v.24.

Elbert J. Brower

b. circa 1855
  • Elbert J. Brower was born circa 1855 at Mississippi.
  • He appeared on the census on 18 August 1860 at Beat 5, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, as Elbert J. Brower, age 5, born in Mississippi.1
  • He appeared on the census on 28 June 1870 at Township 7, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, as Elbert J. Brower, age 13, born in Mississippi. At home.2

Citations

  1. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 585, page 433, image 437, FHL film #803585. F.P. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  2. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 735, page 101B, image 206, FHL film #552234. Franklin P. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Elderd Brower1

b. before 1755
  • Elderd Brower was born before 1755.1
  • Surname is also spelled Brouwer.
  • He appeared on the census in 1800 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, as Elderd Brower, with a household of 1 male over 45, and 1 female over 45.1

Citations

  1. [S2007] "Federal Census, 1800. Kings County, Long Island, New York", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol.55 (1924): 55:127. Hereinafter cited as "1800 Census, Kings Co., NY, NYGBR 55 (1924)."

Eldrick Brower1

b. between 1800 and 1810
  • Eldrick Brower was born between 1800 and 1810.1
  • He married Sarah Quimber at Protestant Dutch Reformed Church of Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey, on 16 February 1826.2
  • Also known as Eldric Brower.2
  • Eldrick Brower appeared on the census in 1830 at Acquackanonk, Essex Co., New Jersey, as Eldrick Brower, with a household of 1 male under 5, 1 male 20-30, 1 female 5-10, 1 female 20-30.1
  • Abraham Brower, Jacob Brower, and Eldrick Brower are all enumerated in close proximity on the same sheet on the 1830 Federal Census.1

Citations

  1. [S402] Ancestry.com, 1830 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M19, Roll 79, p.407. Hereinafter cited as 1830 US Census.
  2. [S3104] Church Records of the Protestant Reformed Dutch Church of Aquackanonk, 1810-1944; FHL film #0888713 (New York, N.Y.: Columbia University, 1966), Manuscript on film. Microfilm of original records, no page numbers. Marriage: Eldric Brower of Peckmans River and Sarah Quimber of Aquackanonk. Hereinafter cited as RDC Aquackanonk 1810-1944.

Eleanor Brower1

b. circa 1793
  • Eleanor Brower was born circa 1793 at New Jersey.2
  • She married Daniel Pier before 1819.1
  • In 1841 Eleanor Brower and Daniel Pier resided at Parma, Monroe Co., New York.3
  • Eleanor Brower appeared on the census on 9 October 1850 at Parma, Monroe Co., New York, as Eleanor Peer, age 57, born in New Jersey.2

Family: Daniel Pier b. c 1794

Citations

  1. [S2091] Ariah Coats Brower Family; FHL fiche #6206691 (Salt Lake City: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 2006), Compiled by Oradell Brower Triplett. Manuscript (typescript) loaned by Lorraine Simkins of Salt Lake City., Joseph Brower Family Group Sheet.. Hereinafter cited as Ariah Coats Brower 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 529, page 77, image 155. Daniel Peer household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  3. [S2091] Ariah Coats Brower Family; FHL fiche #6206691 (Salt Lake City: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 2006), Compiled by Oradell Brower Triplett. Manuscript (typescript) loaned by Lorraine Simkins of Salt Lake City., p.26. Hereinafter cited as Ariah Coats Brower Family.

Eleanor Brower1

b. 8 May 1788, d. 3 November 1876
  • Father*: Peter Brower1 b. 1760, d. 13 Feb 1821
  • Mother*: Anne1 b. 22 Feb 1761, d. 11 Oct 1811
  • Eleanor Brower was born on 8 May 1788 at New Jersey.1
  • She married William Herbert at New York City, New York, on 4 April 1811.2
  • Eleanor Brower died on 3 November 1876.3
  • She was buried at Oceanville Cemetery, Monmouth Co., New Jersey; (between Oakhurst and Long Branch).3
  • Also known as Leah Brower.1,4
  • She appeared on the census on 27 July 1850 at Marlboro, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as Lea Herbert, age 61, born in New Jersey.5
  • She appeared on the census on 18 July 1860 at Ocean, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as Leah Herbert, age 70, born in New Jersey.4
  • She appeared on the census on 8 August 1870 at Ocean, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as Leah Herbert, age given as 70, born in New Jersey. In the household of William H. Herbert, age 50, farmer.6

Family: William Herbert b. 10 Mar 1789, d. 22 Jun 1868

Citations

  1. [S3241] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-63, Bible Record - Peter Brower (b. 1760) and his wife Anne Brower (2-22-1761). DAR Bible Record, DAR Library, Washington, D.C., "N. J. Unpublished Bible Records, presented to Constitution Hall Library, Washington, D.C. by the New Jersey Chapters, DAR, State Society, 1930. Also FHL film #868782, item 6". . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S3241] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-63, Bible Record - Peter Brower (b. 1760) and his wife Anne Brower (2-22-1761). DAR Bible Record, DAR Library, Washington, D.C., "N. J. Unpublished Bible Records, presented to Constitution Hall Library, Washington, D.C. by the New Jersey Chapters, DAR, State Society, 1930. Also FHL film #868782, item 6". "William Herbert of New Jersey". Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  3. [S3241] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-63, Bible Record - Peter Brower (b. 1760) and his wife Anne Brower (2-22-1761). DAR Bible Record, DAR Library, Washington, D.C., "N. J. Unpublished Bible Records, presented to Constitution Hall Library, Washington, D.C. by the New Jersey Chapters, DAR, State Society, 1930. Also FHL film #868782, item 6". Copied from the Family Bible of Miss Ella Corsa, Peter Stuyvesant Hotel, 86th and Central Park West, NYC (no date, publication or provenance of Bible mentioned). Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  4. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 701, page 302, image 305, FHL film #803701. W. H. Herbert household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 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, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 456, page 240B, image 490. Henry Herbert household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 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 876, page 345A, image 110, FHL film #552375. William H. Herbert household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Eleanora Brower1

b. 13 September 1879, d. January 1921
  • Eleanora Brower was born on 13 September 1879.1
  • She died in January 1921.1

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. 90-B. Hubert Brower descendant chart showing one direct line of ancestry. No sources are provided. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Eleazer B. Brower1

b. circa 1844
  • Eleazer B. Brower was born circa 1844 at Pennsylvania.2
  • He appeared on the census on 7 October 1850 at Mifflin, Columbia Co., Pennsylvania, Eleazor B. Brower, age 6, born in Pennsylvania.2
  • He appeared on the census on 6 June 1860 at Bloom, Columbia Co., Pennsylvania, Eleazer B. Brower, age 16, born in Pennsylvania. Student.3

Citations

  1. [S1380] Anonymous, Book of Biographies: This volume contains biographical sketches of leading citizens of the Seventeenth Congressional District, Pennsylvania (Buffalo, NY: Biographical Publishing Co., 1899), p.412. Hereinafter cited as Book of Biographies.
  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 769, page 250B. Jeremiah J. 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 1098, page 509, FHL film #805098. Jeremiah J. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Electa Ann Brower1

b. circa 1848
  • Electa Ann Brower was born circa 1848 at New York.1
  • She appeared on the census in 1850 at Davenport, Delaware Co., New York, Electa Ann 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, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 494, page ___. Timothy Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Elenne Brower1

b. 29 December 1815
  • Elenne Brower was born on 29 December 1815 at Monmouth Co., New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S4391] Elias E. Brower Family, Bible (title not known) (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date); Images of record pages furnished by Hank Graham, unknown location. Hereinafter cited as Elias E. Brower Family Bible record.

Eli Brower1

b. circa 1792, d. between 19 January 1863 and May 1863
  • Eli Brower was born circa 1792 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.
  • He married first at Randolph Co., North Carolina, on 29 July 1817 Elizabeth Bray (date of marriage bond).2
  • Eli Brower married Lydia Cox at Randolph Co., North Carolina, on 13 May 1855.2
  • Eli Brower died between 19 January 1863 and May 1863 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.
  • He appeared on the census in 1830 at Regiment 1, Randolph Co., North Carolina, with a household of 2 males under 5, 1 male 30-40, 3 females 5-10, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 30-40.3
  • He appeared on the census in 1840 at South Division, Randolph Co., North Carolina, as Eli Brower, Esq., with a household of 2 males 10-15, 1 male 40-50, 1 female 5-10, 2 females 15-20, 1 female 20-30, 1 female 50-60.4
  • He appeared on the census on 27 August 1850 at Southern Division, Randolph Co., North Carolina, Eli Brower, age 58, born in North Carolina. A saddler. Real estate valued at $450. In the household are Elizabeth Brower, 57; Lina A. Brower, no age given; John R. Brower, 20; Savilla E. Brower, 18.5
  • He appeared on the census on 7 July 1860 at Eastern Division, Randolph Co., North Carolina, Post Office: Browers Mills. Eli Brower, age 68, born in North Carolina. A farmer. Real estate valued at $600, personal estate at $515. In the household are Lydia Brower, age 45; Mary J. Cox, 16; Henry Cox, 14; Martha L. Brower, 3.6
  • His will was dated on 19 January 1863 "Eli Brower of the County of Randolph and State of North Carolina, being of sound mind and memory, but considering the uncertainty of my earthly existence..." To his beloved wife Lydda, all the lands I now possess (242 acres) with all the improvemments, dwelling house and outhouses. Instructs executors to provide her with support and leaves her a detailed account of household items. Names his lawful heirs as: M. N. Brower, John R. Brower, Dorinda M. Winningham, Eliza H. Brower, Sally S. Moffitt, Lena A. Brower, Servilla E. Brown, and Martha L. Brower, all to receive equal parts of what remain of his estate with Dorinda, Madison N., John R. and Sally S. having already received ten dollars each, advanced for saddles, which is to be accounted for in the settlement. Mentions that John R. Brower is not a resident of this State; Martha L. Brower is a minor and son-in-law, William Brown, is appointed her guardian. Requests that his servants, Eve, Daniel and Isaac "when disposed of at sale be retained in the family connection, the proceeds of sale to constitute part of my estate." Appoints "my trusty friends William R. Brown and Alfred Brower," my executors. Proved in May 1863 in open court by Joseph Albright and Mary Yow, witnesses.7

Family 1: Elizabeth Bray b. c 1793, d. b May 1855

Family 2: Lydia Cox b. c 1815

Citations

  1. [S3083] FHS, "The Browers of Brower Township", Genealogical Journal Vol. 12, no. 1, pages 3-22 (1988). Hereinafter cited as "Browers of Brower Township."
  2. [S3083] FHS, "The Browers of Brower Township", Genealogical Journal Vol. 12, no. 1, pages 3-22 (1988): Notes to letter of Eli and Elizabeth Brower, dated 8 Oct. 1848. Hereinafter cited as "Browers of Brower Township."
  3. [S402] Ancestry.com, 1830 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M19, Roll 125, page 3, FHL film #0018091. 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, NARA Ser. M704, Roll 369, page 86, image 178, FHL film #0018097. Hereinafter cited as 1840 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, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 641, page 117B, image 240. Eli Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  6. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 910, page 239, image 481, FHL film #803910. Eli Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  7. [S3083] FHS, "The Browers of Brower Township", Genealogical Journal Vol. 12, no. 1, pages 3-22 (1988): Transcription of the Will of Eli Brower. Hereinafter cited as "Browers of Brower Township."

Eli Brower

b. between 1766 and 1784
  • Eli Brower was born between 1766 and 1784.
  • He appeared on the census in 1800 at Hillsboro, Randolph Co., North Carolina, with a household of 1 male under 10, 1 male 26-44, 2 females under 10, 1 female 16-25.1
  • Nicholas Brower and Eli Brower are both found on the 1800 U.S. census in Hillsboro, Randolph Co., North Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S205] MyFamily.com, 1800 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2003), Federal Census, NARA Ser. M32, Roll 32, page 304, image 310, FHL film #337908. Hereinafter cited as 1800 US Census.

Elias Brower1

b. between 1725 and 1735
  • Elias Brower was probably born between 1725 and 1735.
  • He married by license dated on 27 January 1753 at Monmouth Co., New Jersey, Elizabeth Palmer.2,3
  • Also known as Eelias Brower.4
  • Also known as Elias Brewer.2
  • Also known as Liss Brewer.2
  • Elias Brower resided at Monmouth Co., New Jersey; a weaver.2,3
  • An Elias Brewer is found on the tax lists at Shrewsbury, Monmouth Co., New Jersey in the years 1780-1782, 1784-1786, 1789, 1794-1797 and 1808.5
  • Elias Brower may be the same as a son Brouwer who is mentioned simply as "my youngest son" in his father, Jan Brouwer's will (1732).

Family: Elizabeth Palmer b. bt 1728 - 1738

Citations

  1. [S2182] "Records of the Dutch Congregations of Freehold and Middletown", Genealogical Magazine of New Jersey Vols. 22-38 (1947-1963): 31:24. Baptism record of daughter Catharina. Hereinafter cited as "RDC Freehold-Middletown Recs., GMNJ."
  2. [S2136] William Nelson, Documents Relating to the Colonial History of the State of New Jersey. Volume XXII. Marriage Records, 1665-1800, Archives of the State of New Jersey. First Series (Paterson, N.J.: Press Printing and Publishing Co., 1900), Marriage Licenses, p.32. License dated 27 Jan 1753. Liss Brewer, Monmouth, and Elizabeth Palmer, Monmouth.. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Recs. NJ Archives v.XXII.
  3. [S5028] Patricia Bergener,"Early New Jersey Marriages #151-#200."Contributed to USGenWeb Archives, 1999. From FHL film #0888701, New Jersey Department of Education, Division of State Library Archives and History, "New Jersey Marriages, 1711-1878 (approx.)". Online http://files.usgwarchives.org/nj/statewide/vitals/marriages/…., #156. Lias BREWEN of Mideltown in the County of Monmouth, "weavin," and Cornelius WINANT ov Midletown in the same county, "Cordwnd"...(bound to)...Jonathan Belcher, Governor...500 pounds...27 Jan 1753...Lias BREWEN...obtained license of marriage for himself and for Elizabeth Palmer of Shrewsbury in the COunty of Monmouth...witnesses: Sam LEONARD and Samuel PINTARD. Hereinafter cited as Early NJ Marr #151-#200.
  4. [S2182] "Records of the Dutch Congregations of Freehold and Middletown", Genealogical Magazine of New Jersey Vols. 22-38 (1947-1963): 26:64. Marya; parents: Eelias Brower, Elesabeth Parmer. Hereinafter cited as "RDC Freehold-Middletown Recs., GMNJ."
  5. [S2920] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems,"New Jersey Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1643-1890", online www.ancestry.com. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 1999. Original data: Compiled and digitized by Mr. Jackson and AIS from microfilmed schedules of the U.S. Federal Decennial Census, territorial/state censuses, and/or census substitutes. Retrieved October 2012. Elias Brewer. Hereinafter cited as New Jersey Census, 1643-1890.
  6. [S4159] "Theodore W. Brewer", Application, New Jersey Society of the Sons of the American Revolution; Ancestry.com; Provo, Utah, Obtained via e-mail from Richard Brewer, July 2011. Hereinafter cited as "Theodore W. Brewer, App. NJSAR."
  7. [S2182] "Records of the Dutch Congregations of Freehold and Middletown", Genealogical Magazine of New Jersey Vols. 22-38 (1947-1963): 31:24. Parents Elias Brower, Elizabet Parmer. Hereinafter cited as "RDC Freehold-Middletown Recs., GMNJ."

Elias Brower

b. circa 1841, d. before 1850
  • Elias Brower was born circa 1841.1
  • He possibly died before 1850 as he is not recorded with his family on the 1850 census.

Citations

  1. [S2234] Lilly Martin, Descendants of Adam Brouwer, Descendants Report, May 2008. A report compiled by Lilly Martin. Information found here is focused on the descendants of Jacob Brouwer (no.65 in the report). Received from Lilly Martin by Chris Chester, Kent, New York.

Elias Brower

b. 20 February 1818, d. 17 April 1872
  • Elias Brower was born on 20 February 1818 at Ohio.1,2
  • He married Rebecca Adaline Mikel at Schuyler Co., Missouri, on 15 December 1852.3
  • Elias Brower died on 17 April 1872 at Queen City, Schuyler Co., Missouri.3
  • He was buried at Myers Cemetery, Schuyler Co., Missouri.3
  • He appeared on the census on 28 August 1850 at District 1, Schuyler Co., Missouri, age 33, a farmer, living in the household of his parents, apparently unmarried.4
  • He appeared on the census on 17 July 1860 at Salt River, Schuyler Co., Missouri, as Elias Brower, age 43, a farmer, his birth place is given as Kentucky. With him are Adaline Brower, age 23, born in North Carolina, and Rebecca Myers, age 17, "H.S", and James Rhodes, age 18, "D.S."5
  • He appeared on the census on 24 July 1870 at Praire, Schuyler Co., Missouri, as Elias Brower, age 52, born in Ohio, a farmer, with wife Adeline (age 31) and Lima A. Hays (age 14).6

Citations

  1. [S2233] Aileen Lewers Langston, Bible Records (Salt Lake City: Microreproduction of typescript filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1958, 1971). Also WBC Box 5, BIB BB-362. FHL film #0877529. Page 71. Brower Bible records. Owner of the Bible was Mrs. Lura Willis of Glenwood, Missouri. The title and publication date of the Bible were not recorded.. Hereinafter cited as Bible Records.
  2. [S2234] Lilly Martin, Descendants of Adam Brouwer, Descendants Report, May 2008. A report compiled by Lilly Martin. Information found here is focused on the descendants of Jacob Brouwer (no.65 in the report). Received from Lilly Martin by Chris Chester, Kent, New York."b. in Ohio."
  3. [S2234] Lilly Martin, Descendants of Adam Brouwer, Descendants Report, May 2008. A report compiled by Lilly Martin. Information found here is focused on the descendants of Jacob Brouwer (no.65 in the report). Received from Lilly Martin by Chris Chester, Kent, New York.
  4. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432-419, p.89, image 178. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  5. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Roll M653-646, p.0, image 130. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  6. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 804, p.374, image 751. Elias Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Elias Brower1,2

b. 1 December 1800, d. 15 October 1885
  • Elias Brower was born on 1 December 1800.4
  • He married Sophia L. Kimball circa 1827.5
  • Elias Brower was baptized on 10 March 1843 at First Presbyterian Church, New Hamburg, Wappingers Creek, Dutchess Co., New York; as an adult.6
  • He died on 15 October 1885 at New Hamburgh, Dutchess Co., New York; "age 85 years."3
  • He was buried at Presbyterian Churchyard, Village of New Hamburgh, Town of Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York.5
  • Also known as Elias Brewer.6
  • Elias Brower resided at New Hamburg, Dutchess Co., New York.1
  • New Hamburg is a hamlet in the Town of Poughkeepsie, located along the Hudson River.
  • He appeared on the census in 1830 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, with a household of 1 male 20-30, 2 females under 5, 1 female 20-30.7
  • He appeared on the census in 1840 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, with a household of 1 male 5-10, 1 male 20-30, 1 male 40-50, 1 female under 5, 1 female 5-10, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 30-40. Enumerated on the same census sheet are Adolp D. Brower and Peter Brower.8
  • He appeared on the census on 24 August 1850 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, Elias Brower, age 49, born in New York. A carpenter. In the household are his wife Sophia, and children Caroline, Frances, Lidorina, George, Joseph, Elizabeth, William, Chenovine, and May. He is enumerated on the same sheet as John Brower, age 58; Peter Brower, age 23; and Daniel Van Orden, age 39.9
  • He appeared on the census on 10 July 1860 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, Elias Brower, age 59, born in New York. A carpenter. Real estate valued at $1600, personal estate at $300. In the household are his wife Sophia E., Shenora Brower, age 16; Josephine Brower, age 12; and Edith Brower, age 7. The family is enumerated as family no. 1020, in the same dwelling house (no. 932) as Mary E. Smith, age 36 and Sarah Smith, age 33 (family no. 1019).10
  • He appeared on the census on 8 August 1870 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, Elias Brower, age 70, born in New York. A carpenter. Real estate valued at $2500, personal estate at $1200. In the household are his wife Sophronia, daughter Caroline L. Brower, age 42; Edith M. Brower, age 17; Mary Smith, age 50, no occupation.11
  • He appeared on the census on 12 June 1880 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, Elias Brower, age 79, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A widower. In the household are three daughters, Carrie Brower, age 47; J. Brower, age 30; E. Brower, age 29.12

Family: Sophia L. Kimball b. 8 Apr 1811, d. 27 Jan 1874

Citations

  1. [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), p.57. Hereinafter cited as Moses Vail of Huntington, L.I.
  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), 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 6 is the family of Wm. Brower, "1st child of Jacob Brower & Elsie Hitchcock," m. Rebecca Sprague. Birth dates for the children of William and Rebecca are stated, but no source is given.
  3. [S2835] Elias Brower, Certificate of Death no. 24094 (16 Oct 1885), State of New York, Dept. of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Albany, New York, Copy obtained October, 2009. Elias Brower, age 85, died 15 Oct. 1885, at New Hamburgh, lived there for 60 years. Marital status not recorded. Occupation: gentleman. Born in Dutchess County. Parents: William Brower and Rebecca Sprague. Reported by Caroline Brower (relationship not stated). Hereinafter cited as Elias Brower, Death Cert.
  4. [S1389] Lilly Martin, "Re: Will of Elias Brewer, 1812," e-mail message from Martin, Lilly (unknown address) to Chris Chester, Richard Brewer, Karen Sims, William Bogardus and Perry Brewer, 9 Dec 2006, "Elias BROWER b. 12-1-1800 d. 10-(15 or 5)-1885, buried at Presbyterian Churchyard, Village of New Hamburgh, Dutchess Co NY.". Hereinafter cited as "L. Martin e-mail 12-9-2006."
  5. [S1433] William L. Huffman, "Dutchess County, N.Y., Tombstone Readings", Yesteryears vol.17 no.67 (Spring 1974): p.153. Hereinafter cited as "Dutchess Co. Tombstone Readings."
  6. [S1389] Lilly Martin, "Re: Will of Elias Brewer, 1812," e-mail message from Martin, Lilly (unknown address) to Chris Chester, Richard Brewer, Karen Sims, William Bogardus and Perry Brewer, 9 Dec 2006, "Elias BREWER, an adult baptism, 3-10-1843, First Presbyterian Church, New Hamburg, Wappingers Creek, Dutchess Co NY.". Hereinafter cited as "L. Martin e-mail 12-9-2006."
  7. [S402] Ancestry.com, 1830 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M19, Roll 104, page 353. Hereinafter cited as 1830 US Census.
  8. [S403] Ronald V., Accelerated Indexing Systems Jackson, compiler1840 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M704, Roll 279, page 541. Hereinafter cited as 1840 US Census.
  9. [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 159, image 264. Elias Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  10. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 740, page 819, image 135. Elias Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  11. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 927, page 481, image 49. Elias Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  12. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 825, FHL film #1254825, page 9.1000, ED 49, image 0019. Elias Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  13. [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."

Elias Brower1

b. 23 April 1785, d. 23 August 1846
  • Elias Brower was born on 23 April 1785 (based on age at death, g.s.).1
  • He died on 23 August 1846 ; "61-4-0."1
  • He was buried at Woodstock Cemetery (old portion), Woodstock, Ulster Co., New York.1

Citations

  1. [S1937] J. Wilson Poucher, Old Gravestones of Ulster County, New York (n.p.: n.pub., 1931), p.380, no.59. Hereinafter cited as Old Gravestones of Ulster County, New York.

Elias Brower1

b. 22 August 1808, d. 9 March 1853
  • Elias Brower was born on 22 August 1808 at Little Falls, Passaic Co., New Jersey.1,2
  • He married Eliza.3
  • Elias Brower died on 9 March 1853 at Little Falls, Passaic Co., New Jersey.2
  • Also known as Elias Brower.3
  • He appeared on the census in 1840 at Acquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey, with a household of 1 male 5-10, 1 male 20-30, 1 female under 5, 1 female 20-30, 1 person employed in agriculture. Enumerated between Garret J. Brower and Isaac Slingerland.4
  • He appeared on the census on 27 September 1850 at Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey, Elias Brower, age 43, born in New Jersey. A wood farmer. In the household is his wife Eliza, and daughter Margaret.5
  • Lucretia Vreeland and Elias Brower are enumerated in succession on the 1850 U.S. Federal census.6
  • In 1852 Elias Brower resided at Acquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey.3
  • His will was dated on 23 October 1852 proved 22 Mar 1853. Elias Brower of the Township of Aquackanonk in the County of Passaic and State of New Jersey, being weak in body but of sound mind and understanding for which blessing I most devoutly thank my God do make and publish this my testament and last will in manner and form following viz.-
    Item. My will is and I do order that all my just debt and funeral expenses be paid as soon as conveniently can be by my executors out of my personal or real estate after my decease.
    Item. My will is and I do order that my executors trust with a headstone by my head where buried in six months after my decease with my age and name engraved on the same.
    Item. I give and bequeath to my loving wife Eliza, relict of John Fulton, all my farm bounded along the heirs of John Brower deceased and the bridge property and the road leading to the falls and turnpike and John Harland's(?) Junr. property the whole containing twelve acres and sixty-two hundreths of an acre be the same more or less, during her natural life and she remaining my widow if not she is debared(?) from the property.
    Item. I give and bequeath to my loving wife Eliza, late relict of John Fulton, all my personal property whatsoever and wheresoever the same may be house furniture to dispose of the same as she declares.
    Item. I give and bequeath to our two children after the decease of my wife Eliza or if she gets married and is not my widow the whole of my real estate to Margaret and John share alike, reserving to be paid out of my real estate one hundred dollars for Mary Ann Fulton a daughter she had when I married her.
    Item. I give and bequeath to Mary Ann Fulton the child my wife had when I got married the one hundred dollars which I reserved out of my real estate to her and her heirs and assigns forever.
    Lastly I hereby appoint my loving wife and relict of John Fulton, executrix and James Vanness my executor of this my last will and testament and I do hereby revoke all other and former wills by me at any time heretofore made. In witness where of I hereunto set my hand this twenty third day of October In the year of our Lord one Thousand Eight Hundred and fifty two. Witnesses: Henry Stanley, John R. Speer, Catherine Stanley.3

Family: Eliza b. c 1816

Citations

  1. [S1795] "Brouwer Beginnings" by William J. Hoffman, Manuscript, BB-50, New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, New York City, New York.
  2. [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 January 2013. Elias Brower, male, d. 9 Mar 1853, Little Falls, Passaic, New Jersey, age 40, b. 1813, Little Falls, Farmer, Widowed, Father's name: John Brower. FHL film #584579. Hereinafter cited as New Jersey Deaths and Burials, 1720-1988.
  3. [S5120] Elias Brower will (proved March 22, 1853), Elias Brower, Will, 1853 Passaic Co. (NJ) Wills, Book A, file 407P: Digital images retrieved December 2012, online at www.familysearch.org, Passaic Co., New Jersey Surrogate's Court, Paterson, New Jersey. Hereinafter cited as Elias Brower, Will, 1853.
  4. [S403] Ronald V., Accelerated Indexing Systems Jackson, compiler1840 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M704, Roll 258, page 103, FHL film #0016519. Elias Brower. Hereinafter cited as 1840 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, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 461, page 368A, image 497. Elias Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  6. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 461, page 368A, image 497. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.