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Charles D. Brower1,2

b. March 1849
  • Charles D. Brower was born in March 1849 at Cherry Valley, Ashtabula Co., Ohio.
  • He married Fannie circa 1882.3
  • Charles D. Brower appeared on the census on 6 November 1850 at Cherry Valley, Ashtabula Co., Ohio, as Charles D. Brower, age 1, born in Ohio.2
  • He appeared on the census on 20 June 1860 at Sunbury, Livingston Co., Illinois, as Chas. D. Brower, age 11, born in Ohio.4
  • He appeared on the census on 18 June 1900 at Sargent Village, Custer Co., Nebraska, as Chas. D. Brower, age 50, born March 1849 in Ohio. Both parents born in New York. A farmer. In the household are his wife Fannie, and children Robert T., Edith C., Hammond I., Marcia C., Maud S., and Blanche.3

Family: Fannie b. Feb 1863

Citations

  1. [S2662] 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. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 659, page 516, image 703. Hammond H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  3. [S58] 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.
  4. [S227] 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.

Charles D. Brower1

b. circa 1864
  • Charles D. Brower was born circa 1864.1

Citations

  1. [S3352] Barbara H. Benjamin, "Query 1997-45", New Netherland Connections Vol. 2, page 50 (1997). Hereinafter cited as "Query 1997-45."

Charles DeHart Brower1

b. 13 December 1856, d. 2 May 1918
  • Charles DeHart Brower was born on 13 December 1856 at New York City, New York, at no. 153 Hudson St.1
  • He married Mary H. Bailey at Norwalk, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, on 12 October 1880.2
  • Charles DeHart Brower died on 2 May 1918 at New York City, New York; at 314 West 91st Street. Age 61 yrs.3

Family: Mary H. Bailey

Citations

  1. [S3580] 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.
  2. [S3580] 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. [S3580] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 12. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Charles DeWitt Brower1,2

b. 6 March 1863, d. 12 February 1945
  • Charles DeWitt Brower was born on 6 March 1863 at New York City, New York.1
  • He married first at Point Hope, Alaska, in July 1887 Toctoo.3,4
  • Charles DeWitt Brower married second at Shismaref, Alaska, in 1904 Ahsengatak Ahloikse.5,6
  • Charles DeWitt Brower died on 12 February 1945 at Barrow, Alaska.1
  • He was buried at Barrow, Alaska.3
  • He appeared on the census on 8 June 1870 at Bloomfield, Essex Co., New Jersey, as Charles D. Brower, age 7, born in New York. At school.7
  • He appeared on the census in April 1900 at Browerville, Northern Supervisor's District, Alaska, Cape Smyth Whaling and Trading Station. Charles D. Brower, age 37, born Mar 1863 in New York. Father born in New Jersey, mother born in New York. Came to Alaska in July 1883. Post Office: San Francisco, Cal. A seaman at the whaling station. In the household are his wife, Mary T., and children James and William.8
  • He appeared on the census on 16 June 1910 at Noatak Kobuk, Division 4, Alaska, Charles D. Brower, age 47, born Mar 1863 in New York. Father born in New Jersey, mother born in New York. Occupation: trading and whaling. Married for 7 years. In the household are his wife, Assinatak; children, Thomas, David, Jennie; step-daughter Dova Brower; a nurse, age 74; John R. Hadley, age 50, born in England, an employee; James Clarke, age 48, born in California, an employee.9
  • He appeared on the census on 7 April 1920 at Barrow, Second Judicial District, Alaska Territory, Charles D. Brower, age 57, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. In the household are his wife Ahshenqatuc, and children, David O., Jennie K., Robert T., Maria N., Sadie J., and Kate K.10
  • He appeared on the census on 9 January 1930 at Noatak Kobuk, Second Judicial District, Alaska Territory, Charles D. Brower, age 67, born in New York. Father born in New Jersey, mother born in New York. Occupation: Managing agent. In the household are his wife Asiangatak, and children, Robert, Maria, Sadie, Arnold, Harry, and Mary. Also grandson Eddy Edwardson, age 11; grandson Charley Edwardson, age 9 (their father born in Norway, mother Tapkak); boarder Nora Gordon, age 18, Otokak tribe.11
  • Charles D. Brower's autobiography, Fifty Years Below Zero: A Lifetime Adventure in the Far North, was published in 1942. Reprints have been published in 1985 and 2001. The book describes his life as "Uncle Sam's most northerly citizen." His daughter Sadie's biography, Sadie Brower Neakok: An Inupiaq Woman, by Margaret B. Blackman, was published in 1989.2,12
  • The papers of Charles D. Brower are located at the Rauner Special Collections Library, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire.13

Family 1: Toctoo b. c 1870, d. Dec 1902

Family 2: Ahsengatak Ahloikse b. 7 Jan 1883, d. 3 Sep 1943

  • Thomas P. Brower3
  • David K. Brower3
  • Jennie May Brower3
  • Robert T. Brower3
  • Maria N. Brower3
  • Sadie T. Brower3
  • Katie K. Brower3
  • Arnold T. Brower3
  • Harry K. Brower3
  • Mary K. Brower3

Citations

  1. [S2362] 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 5.
  2. [S2798] Charles Brower, Fifty Years Below Zero (n.p.: The Long Riders Guild Press, 2001). Hereinafter cited as Fifty Years Below Zero.
  3. [S2362] 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 6.
  4. [S2809] ALHN Alaska,"Alaska Marriages", online http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ak/state/marrs-b.html. 2005. Accessed Jan 2010. Hereinafter cited as Alaska Marriages.
  5. [S2362] 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 6. Gives the daye as 2 Jul 1907.
  6. [S2809] ALHN Alaska,"Alaska Marriages", online http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ak/state/marrs-b.html. 2005. Accessed Jan 2010. 1904 at Shismaref. Hereinafter cited as Alaska Marriages.
  7. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 860, page 53B, image 111, FHL film #552359. Robert D. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  8. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 1828, page 59A, ED 1. Charles D. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  9. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T624, Roll 1749, page 5A, ED 14, image 492. Charles D. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  10. [S7] MyFamily.com, 1920 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T625, Roll 2031, page 65B, ED 6, image 1634. Charles D. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Census.
  11. [S8] MyFamily.com, 1930 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T626, Roll 2627, page 10A, ED 10, image 298. Charles D. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1930 US Census.
  12. [S2799] Margaret B. Blackman, Sadie Brower Neakok: An Inupiaq Woman (n.p.: University of Washington Press, 1992). Hereinafter cited as Sadie Brower Neakok: An Inupiaq Woman.
  13. [S2808] "The Papers of Charles D. Brower", online http://ead.dartmouth.edu/html/stem13.html. Rauner Special Collections Library, Dartmouth College, Hanover, N.H. "Brower was a whaler, trader, and postmaster in Barrow, Alaska, and for many years held the title of “northernmost white man” in Alaska. Beginning with his first voyage in 1884, Brower became an important citizen of the north, studying the ways of the natives and their natural environment. This collection includes a photocopy of his diary, and unpublished manuscripts of My Arctic Outpost, and The Northern-most American, both in typescript. Also included are galley proofs of Fifty Years Below Freezing, published 1942, and several published articles. Brower's papers are a part of the Vilhjalmur Stefansson Collection on the Polar Regions and occupy 1 linear foot in 3 Hollinger boxes. Accessed Jan 2010. Hereinafter cited as Papers of Charles D. Brower.
  14. [S2798] Charles Brower, Fifty Years Below Zero (n.p.: The Long Riders Guild Press, 2001), page 125. During a measles epidemic. One day after his/her mother. Hereinafter cited as Fifty Years Below Zero.

Charles DeWolfe Brower1

b. 6 December 1857
  • Charles DeWolfe Brower was born on 6 December 1857 at Bloomfield, Essex Co., New Jersey.2
  • He married Clara L. Osborn.1
  • Charles DeWolfe Brower appeared on the census on 17 July 1860 at Bloomfield, Essex Co., New Jersey, Charles Brower, age 2, born in New Jersey.3
  • He appeared on the census on 21 June 1870 at Bloomfield, Essex Co., New Jersey, Charles D. Brower, age 12, born in New Jersey, at school.4
  • He was a Presbyterian Minister and lived in Florida.2

Citations

  1. [S3580] 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 21. Notes (not a Bible or Family record). Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S4636] Allison Dodd, Genealogy and History of the Daniel Dod family in America (Bloomfield, N. J.: n.pub., 1940), page 47. Hereinafter cited as Daniel Dod Family in America.
  3. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 690, page 145, FHL film #803690. Samuel A. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  4. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 860, page 75A, FHL film #552359. Hannah Davis household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Charles E. Brower1

b. 20 August 1889, d. 23 March 1893
  • Charles E. Brower was born on 20 August 1889 at New Florence, Montgomery Co., Missouri.1
  • He died on 23 March 1893 at New Florence, Montgomery Co., Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S2813] 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.

Charles E. Brower

b. circa February 1860
  • Charles E. Brower was born circa February 1860 at Mississippi.
  • He appeared on the census on 18 August 1860 at Beat 5, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, as Charles E. Brower, age 6 months, born in Mississippi.1
  • He appeared on the census on 28 June 1870 at Township 7, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, as Charles E. Brower, age 9, born in Mississippi.2

Citations

  1. [S227] 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. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 735, page 102A, image 207, FHL film #552234. Franklin P. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Charles E. Brower

b. circa 1857
  • Charles E. Brower was born circa 1857 at New York.
  • He appeared on the census on 23 June 1860 at Ward 17, District 4, New York City, New York Co., New York, as Chas. E. Brower, age 3, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 811, page 707, image 148, FHL film #803811. Chas. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Charles Edward Brower1

b. 19 November 1865, d. 24 January 1936
  • Charles Edward Brower was born on 19 November 1865 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.3
  • He married Lenora V. circa 1900.3
  • Charles Edward Brower died on 24 January 1936 at Memphis, Shelby Co., Tennessee; age 70, married.3
  • He was buried on 26 January 1936 at Memorial Park, Memphis, Shelby Co., Tennessee.3
  • Also known as Charles Edmund Brower.3
  • He appeared on the census on 22 June 1870 at Ward 7, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, Charles Brower, age 5, born in New York.2
  • He appeared on the census of 17 June 1880 in the household of John D. Brower at Belleville, Essex Co., New Jersey; John D. Brower, age 65, born in New Jersey. Father born in New York, mother in New Jersey. Lock agent. In the household are his wife Eleanor, daughter Sarah, son Edmond, granddaughter Jennie Brower (age 17), (grand)son Charles (age 14), (gran)daughter Nellie (age 12).4
  • In 1912 Charles Edward Brower resided at Memphis, Tennessee.1
  • He appeared on the census on 9 January 1920 at Ward 16, Memphis, Shelby Co., Tennessee, Charles E. Brower, age 54, born in New York. Both parents born in the United States. President, Mill Supplies Co. Married. In the household are his wife Leonora V., son Schuyler V.R. Brower, and daughter Dorothy W. Brower. Also servant, Alberta Banks (age 22, black).5
  • He appeared on the census on 9 April 1930 at Memphis, Shelby Co., Tennessee, Charles E. Brower, age 65. Birth place given as Virginia. Both parents born in the United States. Agent, city. Married at age 35. In the household is his wife Lenora V. and son Schuyler. Also Early M. Gordon, servant (age 17, female).6
  • He was a claims agent for the city, and at the time of his death lived at 1570 Vinton in Memphis.3

Family: Lenora V. b. c 1884

  • Schuyler Brower6
  • Dorothy W. Brower5

Citations

  1. [S3580] 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 21. Notes (from Chas. E. Brower, now of Memphis, dated N.Y. March 12, 1910). Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S230] 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.
  3. [S4391] "Tennessee, Deaths and Burials Index, 1874-1955."Provo, Utah, 2011. Online www.ancestry.com., Retrieved January 2012. Charles Edmund Brower. FHL film #1876835. Hereinafter cited as Tennessee Deaths & Burials Index 1874-1955.
  4. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 779, page 328D, ED 90, FHL film #1254779. John D. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  5. [S7] MyFamily.com, 1920 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T625, Roll 1764, page 8B, ED 157. Charles E. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Census.
  6. [S8] MyFamily.com, 1930 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T626, Roll 2274, page 15B, ED 55. Charles E. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1930 US Census.

Charles Ferguson Brower1

b. 6 May 1884
  • Charles Ferguson Brower was born on 6 May 1884.1
  • On 1 April 1899 his name was legally changed to Charles DeHart Brower.1

Family:

  • Dorothy E. Brower2
  • Charles DeHart Brower2
  • Mary Bailey Brower2

Citations

  1. [S3580] 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.
  2. [S3580] 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 13. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Charles H. Brower1

  • In 1920 Charles H. Brower resided at Hamilton, Ohio.1

Citations

  1. [S2077] "Thomas J. Brower, Obituary", Family Branches (Wabash, Indiana) vol. 10, no.5, unpaged, xeroxed clips of unidentified newspaper clippings (Jan 2005). Hereinafter cited as "Thomas J. Brower, Obit."

Charles H. Brower1

b. 1902, d. January 1965
  • Charles H. Brower was born in 1902 at Florida.1,2
  • He married Barbara Marie.3
  • Charles H. Brower died in January 1965 at Lakeland, Polk Co., Florida.2
  • He was buried at Lakeland Memorial Gardens, Lakeland, Polk Co., Florida.2
  • He appeared on the census on 20 April 1910 at Lakeland, Polk Co., Florida, as Charles H. Brower, age 8, born in Florida.1
  • He appeared on the census on 12 January 1920 at Ward 3, Lakeland, Polk Co., Florida, as Charles H. Brower, age 18, born in Florida.4

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. [S1005] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved Sept 2009. "Charles H. Brower." Record added May 10, 2009. Photos of tombstones and links to other family members. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  3. [S1005] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved Sept 2009. "Barbara Marie Brower." Record added May 10, 2009. 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.

Charles H. Brower

b. circa 1857
  • Charles H. Brower was born circa 1857 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.
  • Also known as Charles H. Brewer.1
  • He appeared on the census on 27 July 1860 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Charles H. Brewer, age 3, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S227] 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. Charles Brewer household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Charles H. Brower1

b. circa 1840
  • Charles H. Brower was born circa 1840 at New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 24 August 1850 at Rahway, Essex Co., New Jersey, Charles H. Brower, age 10, born in New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S209] 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.

Charles Homan Brower1

b. 30 June 1828, d. 12 December 1888
  • Charles Homan Brower was born on 30 June 1828 at New York City, New York.1
  • He married Jane Eliza Mershon, daughter of Elias James Mershon and Hannah Southwick, at East Saginaw, Michigan, on 29 May 1855.1
  • Charles Homan Brower died on 12 December 1888 at Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois.1
  • He appeared on the census on 11 August 1850 at Saginaw, Saginaw Co., Michigan, as Charles H. Brower, age 23, born in New York. Employed as a clerk, living in the household of William H. Sweet, age 30, a merchant.2
  • He appeared on the census on 10 July 1860 at Ward 10, Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois, as Charles Brower, age 32, born in New York, a lumberman, with real estate valued at $3500. In the household are his wife Jennie, son John, as well as Zebulon Brower, age 22, and Elizabeth Southwick, age 20.3
  • He appeared on the census on 23 June 1870 at Ward 4, Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois, as Chas. H. Brower, age 42, born in New York, a dealer in masonic goods. In the household are his wife Jane, children John E., Mary H., Lilli Belle, and Bessie S., and Margaret Scanlon, age 46, born in Ireland, a domestic servant.4
  • He appeared on the census on 3 June 1880 at Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois, as Charles H. Brower, age 53, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A bookeeper. In the household are his wife Jennie, son John E., daughters Mary H., Lilli B., Bessie S., and Nannie M., and mother Hannah Mershon (actually his mother-in-law) age 75, born in Vermont.5

Family: Jane Eliza Mershon b. 10 Oct 1830, d. 19 Oct 1915

Citations

  1. [S2398] Mary Kay McDowell, "Brower Family Group Sheets & Correspondence", 2007 (Oxford, Mississippi). Received from Mary Kay McDowell by Chris Chester, Feb. 2009.. Hereinafter cited as "Brower Family Group Sheets."
  2. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 361, page 89, image 181. William H. Sweet household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  3. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 168, image 603. Charles Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  4. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 200, page 59, image 120. Chas. H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  5. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 193, FHL film #1254193, page 6.4000, ED 110, image 0254. Charles H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Charles Howard Brower1

b. 22 February 1812
  • Charles Howard Brower was born on 22 February 1812 at New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S1315] Willam Henry Roll, "The Roll Family Windmill", RootsWeb.com, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi 2005 There are errors in this database. Events and dates cited with this source must be confirmed with more reliable evidence. Use as a guide.,citing "The Bennet-Voorhees Papers" in the private collection of David Eoff.

Charles I. Brower

  • Charles I. Brower was named in the will of Mary Brower dated on 22 February 1896 at Montgomery Co., New York, proved 20 Sep 1896. Mary Brower of the Town of Charleston, County of Montgomery and State of New York... Bequeaths residue of estate, after funeral charges and expenses and after debts are paid, to Charles I. Brower and his heirs. "I make and constitute and appoint my kind friend Charles I. Brower to be my executor." Witnessed by Edward Veeder of Charlestown 4 Corners, New York and Charles Nietsch of the same place.1

Citations

  1. [S3072] New York Surrogate's Court (Montgomery County), Wills vols. 21-22, 1894-1901; FHL film #0506575 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1967, 1987), Microfilm of original mauscripts in the Montgomery County courthouse., 21:568. Hereinafter cited as Montgomery Co., NY Wills v.21-22 1894-1901.

Charles J. Brower1

b. 1879
  • Charles J. Brower was born in 1879 at Poughkeepsie or La Grange, Dutchess Co., New York.1,3
  • He was baptized on 2 June 1895 at Reformed Dutch Church, New Hackensack, Dutchess Co., New York; as an adult.4
  • He married Cora E. Warren at Noxon, Dutchess Co., New York, on 12 June 1901 Recorded in the New Hackensack Dutch Church records, "Charles J. Brower of Poughkeepsie and Cora E. Warren of Noxon, N.Y., at home of bride's parents, Noxon, N.Y. Wit.: John M. Bush, Mary S. Warren, Family."1
  • Charles J. Brower appeared on the census on 5 June 1880 at La Grange, Dutchess Co., New York, as Charles J. Brower, age 1, born in New York.2
  • He appeared on the census on 24 April 1910 at Ward 4, Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, Charles Brower, age 31, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. Married for nine years, no children. Employed as a book keeper for Lane Bros.3

Citations

  1. [S1655] 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.120. Hereinafter cited as RDC New Hackensack, NY.
  2. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 824, FHL film #1254824, page 268.1000, ED 43, image 0538. William H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  3. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T624, Roll 936, page 18B, ED 68, image 927. Charles Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  4. [S1655] 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.

Charles J. Brower1

b. circa 1874
  • Charles J. Brower was born circa 1874 at Iowa.1
  • He appeared on the census on 30 June 1880 at Sheridan, Yamhill Co., Oregon, as Charles J. Brower, age 6, born in Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 1084, FHL film #1255084, page 471.4000, ED 138, image 0948. Byron Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Charles J. Brower

b. circa 1841
  • Charles J. Brower was born circa 1841 at Westchester or Dutchess Co., New York.
  • He appeared on the census on 12 August 1850 at Cortlandt, Westchester Co., New York, as Charles J. Brower, age 9, born in New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 19 July 1860 at Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, as Charles J. Brower, age 19, born in New York.2

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 614, page 210, image 435. James J. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 742, page 529, image 15. James I. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Charles Johnson Brower1

b. 29 June 1871
  • Charles Johnson Brower was born on 29 June 1871 at Parkerford, Chester Co., Pennsylvania.2,1
  • Also known as Charles J. Brower.2

Citations

  1. [S5248] Isaac N. Urner, Genealogy of the Urner Family and Sketch of the Coventry Brethren Church in Chester County, Pennsylvania (Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1893), page 121. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Urner Family. http://books.google.com/books
  2. [S5247] Winfield Scott Garner, Biographical and Portrait Cyclopedia of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Comprising a Historical Sketch of the County (Philadelphia: Gershom Publishing Company, 1893), pages 252-253. Hereinafter cited as BPC Chester Co. PA.

Charles K. Brower1

b. 3 December 1826
  • Charles K. Brower was born on 3 December 1826.1

Citations

  1. [S3417] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-358, Bible Record - The Children of Gilbert Henry Brower and his wife Deborah Tabor Morris. DAR Bible Record, DAR Library, Washington D.C., Jersey Blue Chapter, 1952. Also on FHL film #868274, item 4. . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Charles L. Brower1

b. 17 October 1853, d. 20 August 1894
  • Charles L. Brower was born on 17 October 1853 at Boggs Twp., Centre Co., Pennsylvania.1
  • He married Sarah Katherine Wortz in 1883.1
  • Charles L. Brower died on 20 August 1894 at Forest City, Meeker Co., Minnesota.1
  • He appeared on the census on 10 August 1860 at Boggs, Centre Co., Pennsylvania, Charles Brower, age 7, born in Pennsylvania.2

Family: Sarah Katherine Wortz b. 16 Jul 1859, d. 5 Apr 1928

Citations

  1. [S2485] 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. Descendant Chart by Dorothy Brower, 1980. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 1090, page 380, FHL film #805090. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Charles Merrill Brower1

b. February 1826
  • Charles Merrill Brower was born in February 1826 at New York (as stated on the 1900 census. Earlier census records indicate born ca. 1828 or 1829).2
  • He married Margaret Thew, daughter of John Thew and Phoebe Odell, at First Presbyterian Church of Hamptonburgh, Campbell Hall, Orange Co., New York, on 18 May 1853 wit.: Thew Coleman, John Gurnee.1
  • Charles Merrill Brower appeared on the census of 14 July 1850 in the household of Adeline Brower at Hoboken, Hudson Co., New Jersey; Adeline Brower, age 40, born in New York. Head of household. In the household are Charles M. Brower (age 22, born in New York, book keeper), Emile A. Herman (30, Germany, clerk), Frederic Missner (23, Germany, clerk), Grace Lyster (27, England), Emily G. Lyster (7, England), Otto W. Parisen (26, NY, clerk), Augusta Parisen (20, Germany), Edward Rupperburgh (45, Germany), ___ Vanwickler (42, Germany), William Irvin (40, Scotland), Mary Brower (68, New York), Mary Von Wickler (12, Germany).3
  • Charles Merrill Brower appeared on the census on 23 June 1860 at Ward 17, District 4, New York City, New York Co., New York, Chas. Brower, age 31, born in New York. A butcher. In the household are Magt. Brower (age 28), Mary Brower (6), Emma Brower (5), Chas. E. Brower (3), Geo. J. Brower (1), Mary Murray (19, a domestic).4
  • He appeared on the census on 5 August 1870 at Chester, Orange Co., New York, Chas. M. Brower, age 42, born in New York. A stock broker. Real estate valued at $1500. In the household are Margaret Brower (37) and Alma E. Brower (7).5
  • He appeared on the census on 5 June 1880 at Hoboken, Hudson Co., New Jersey, Charles M. Brower, age 52, born in New York. Father born in Maine, mother born in New York. A retired broker. In the household are his wife Margaret T. Brower, and daughter Alma St. C. Brower.6
  • He appeared on the census on 9 June 1900 at Ward 23, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, Charles M. Brower, age 74, born Feb 1826 in New York. Father born in Maine, mother born in New York. Married for 47 years. A bookeeper. In the household is his wife Margaret.2

Family: Margaret Thew b. 15 Jul 1832

Citations

  1. [S2942] New York) D.A.R. Minisink Chapter (Goshen, Records of Orange County, New York; FHL film #0860318 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1971), Microfilm of typescript (1923-1940), Records of the First Presbyterian Church of Hamptonburgh, Campbell Hall, N.Y. (previously the Associate Church of Neelytown, N.Y.) copied by Dolly Watkins Booth, Minisink Chapter, D.A.R., page 20. Hereinafter cited as Records of Orange Co., NY.
  2. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 1060, page 4A, ED 387. Charles M. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [S209] 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 273B, image 196. Adeline Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  4. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 811, page 707, image 148, FHL film #803811. Chas. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  5. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 1067, page 224A, image 84, FHL film #552566. Chas. M. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  6. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 786, FHL film #1254786, page 279.1000, ED 49, image 0559. Charles M. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Charles Moore Brower1

b. 28 November 1849
  • Charles Moore Brower was born on 28 November 1849.1
  • He was baptized at Reformed Dutch Church, Albany, New York; (date not given).1

Citations

  1. [S4704] Howard A. McConville, "Baptismal Records of the First Dutch Reformed Church, Albany, New York, July 1823 to January 1850", Dutch Settlers Society of Albany Yearbook Vol. 39 (1963-1964): Charles Moore; parents: Sperry Douglas Brower, Mary B. Moore. Hereinafter cited as "Baptismal Records, First Dutch Reformed Church, Albany."

Charles P. Brower1

b. 11 October 1813
  • Charles P. Brower was born on 11 October 1813.1

Citations

  1. [S2604] 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. [S1397] William Bogardus, "The Family of Nicholas Brower and Nancy Birdsall," e-mail message from Bogardus, William (unknown address) to Chris Chester, Paul Brewer, Perry Brewer and et al, 9 Jan 2007, "from a bible record from the files of Mrs. Natalie R. Fernald, Genealogist, Washington, D.C. and presented by the Thomas Marshall Chapter, DAR; and included in the Report of the Genealogical Records Committee, District of Columbia, DAR, Vol. 160, Part I, 1948-1950". Hereinafter cited as "Wm. Bogardus e-mail 1-9-2007."

Charles P. Brower1

b. circa 1863
  • Charles P. Brower was born circa 1863 at Monmouth Co., New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 19 August 1870 at Howell, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, Charles P. Brower, age 7, born in New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 875, page 98B, FHL film #552374. Voorhees Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

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. [S209] 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. [S227] 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. [S230] 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. [S1005] 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. [S1005] 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. [S105] 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. [S1387] 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. [S105] 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. [S58] 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. [S2611] 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. [S209] 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. [S5255] 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. [S227] 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. [S5255] 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. [S2765] Francis James Dallett, The Sharples-Sharpless Family (West Chester, Pa.: n.pub., 1971), 1:372. Hereinafter cited as The Sharples-Sharpless Family.
  2. [S58] 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. [S105] 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. [S105] 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. [S2362] 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. [S3828] 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. [S4046] 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. [S209] 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. [S209] 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. [S209] 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. [S5309] 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.

Charlotte Ann Brower1

b. circa 1832, d. 1 May 1922
  • Charlotte Ann Brower was born circa 1832 at New York.2
  • She married Samuel G. Vanusden before 20 September 1850.2
  • Charlotte Ann Brower married second at St. Peter's Episcopal Church, New York City, New York, on 29 March 1852 Thaddeus W. Meighan.3
  • Charlotte Ann Brower died on 1 May 1922 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.4
  • On 21 July 1836 Charlotte Ann Brower is named as a child of Joseph G. Brower, deceased, at proceedings regarding the estate of Joseph G. Brower. She is apparently a minor.1
  • She appeared on the census on 20 September 1850 at Ward 16, District 3, New York City, New York Co., New York, as Charlotte A. Vanusden(?), age 18, born in New York. Enumerated in the household of Charlotte Brower.2
  • She appeared on the census on 21 June 1860 at Ward 20, District 6, New York City, New York Co., New York, as Charlotte Mahan, age 26, born in New York.5
  • She appeared on the census on 20 July 1870 at Ward 13, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, as Charlotte Meighl, age 36, born in New York.6
  • She appeared on the census on 9 June 1880 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, as Charlotte Minghan, age 44, born in New York, both parents born in New York, widow, head of household. In the household are children (all surname Minghan) Isabella (age 26), Julia (23), Thaddius (21), Chas. (19), Walter (13), Thomas (10), Charlotte (8), Jinnie (6), and "boarder" Charlotte Brower (age 80). The family resides at 297 Broadway.7

Family: Thaddeus W. Meighan b. c 1824, d. 4 Jan 1874

Citations

  1. [S5828] Joseph G. Brower will (May 6, 1836), New York County, Surrogate's Court, Wills Vol. 75, pp. 364-366. Digital image online at FamilySearch.org, "New York, Probate Records, 1629-1971, New York Wills, 1836 vol. 75, images 226-227 (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-28618-389-55,227151801). Also see Proceedings, vol. 3, images 242-243 (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/…,224058701), New York Co. Surrogate's Court, New York City, New York. Hereinafter cited as Joseph G. Brower, Will.
  2. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Charlotte Brower household. Census Place: New York Ward 16 District 3, New York, New York; Roll: M432 554; Page: 254B; Image: 515. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  3. [S5846] Died: BROWER, Brooklyn Daily Union, New York, May 4, 1887, "Charlotte Brower, widow of Joseph G. Brower, age 89 years. Funeral from the residence of her daughter Mrs. T. W. Meighan, 60 Reid Ave., Brooklyn, Thursday, May 5, at 2:30 P.M.". Hereinafter cited as Brooklyn Daily Union.
  4. [S5848] Obituarie: Charlotte A. Meighan, The Brooklyn Standard Union, Brooklyn, New York, May 3, 1922, page 9, "Charlotte A. Meighan, widow of Thaddeus W. Meighan, died Monday in her eighty-fifth year at the home of her daughter Mrs. Frances C. Vander Waag, 231 Macon Street. She is survived by two sons and three daughters. The funeral will be held at 2 P.M. tomorrow and interment will be at Evergreen Cemetery.". Hereinafter cited as The Brooklyn Standard Union.
  5. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Thadeus Mahan household. Census Place: New York Ward 20 District 6, New York, New York; Roll: M653_817; Page: 84; Image: 85; Family History Library Film: 803817.. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  6. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Thaddeus Meighl household. Census Place: Brooklyn Ward 13, Kings, New York; Roll: M593_954; Page: 534B; Image: 80; Family History Library Film: 552453.. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  7. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Charlotte Minghan household. Census Place: Brooklyn, Kings, New York; Roll: 849; Family History Film: 1254849; Page: 16D; Enumeration District: 137; Image: 0035.. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

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. [S227] 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. [S230] 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. [S3828] 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. [S209] 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.

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. [S1805] 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. [S389] 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. [S390] 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. [S2015] "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. [S2480] 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. [S618] 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. [S5047] 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. [S2488] 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. [S2015] "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. [S2480] 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. [S5248] 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. [S2480] 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. [S2951] FHS, "The Browers of Brower Township", Genealogical Journal Vol. 12, no. 1, pages 3-22 (1988). Hereinafter cited as "Browers of Brower Township."
  3. [S5047] 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. [S2483] 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. [S2483] 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. [S1005] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Searched June 2009 using "Brower" in North Carolina. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  7. [S5047] 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. [S2483] 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. [S202] 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. [S135] 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. [S5047] 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. [S2485] 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 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. [S5047] 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. [S2485] 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. [S135] 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. [S5047] 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. [S390] 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. [S2486] 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 Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Https://archive.org/details/historyofbucksco03davi.
  2. [S136] 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. [S389] 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. [S390] 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. [S227] 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. [S2486] 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 Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Https://archive.org/details/historyofbucksco03davi.

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. [S3160] 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. [S2490] 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. [S227] 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. [S209] 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. [S209] 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.

Christina Brower1

b. circa 1848, d. 27 May 1887
  • Christina Brower was born circa 1848 at Richmond Co. (Staten Island), New York.2,3
  • She died on 27 May 1887 at Edgewater, Richmond Co., New York.1,4
  • Also known as Christine Brower.5
  • Also known as Christiana Brower.6,7
  • She appeared on the census on 19 August 1850 at Castleton, Richmond Co. (Staten Island), New York, Christina Brower, age 2, born in New York.2
  • She appeared on the census on 1 June 1855 at Castleton, Richmond Co. (Staten Island), New York, Christina Brower, age 6, born in Richmond Co., New York.3
  • She appeared on the census on 20 October 1860 at Middleton, Richmond Co. (Staten Island), New York, Christina Brower, age 12, born in New York.8
  • In 1870 Christina Brower resided at Middletown, Richmond Co., New York.9
  • In 1880 Christina Brower resided at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York; Marital Status: Single.5

Citations

  1. [S5785] Edith Polhamus, "Brouwer Family Database Questions," e-mail message from Edith Polhamus to Chris Chester, July 31, 2014, Research of the author. Hereinafter cited as "Brouwer Family Database Questions."
  2. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Geo. J. Brower household. Census Place: Castleton, Richmond, New York; Roll: M432_587; Page: 50A; Image: 104. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  3. [S5854] Ancestry.com, "New York State, Census, 1855." [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013. Original data: Census of the state of New York, for 1855. Microfilm. New York State Archives, Albany, New York.. Online www.ancestry.com., George Brower household.. Hereinafter cited as 1855 NYS Census.
  4. [S5864] Unknown author, New York Deaths and Burials, 1795-1952 (n.p.: FamilySearch, unknown publish date), accessed 14 Oct 2014), Christiana Brower, 27 May 1887; citing Edgewater, Richmond, New York, reference item 2-3; FHL microfilm 1376368.
  5. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Year: 1880; Census Place: Brooklyn, Kings, New York; Roll: 854; Family History Film: 1254854; Page: 311B; Enumeration District: 208; Image: 0167. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  6. [S5859] Ancestry.com, New York, State Census, 1855 (n.p.: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., unknown publish date).
  7. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Year: 1850; Census Place: Castleton, Richmond, New York; Roll: M432_587; Page: 50A; Image: 104. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  8. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Geo J. Brower household. Census Place: Middletown, Richmond, New York; Roll: M653_850; Page: 580; Image: 580; Family History Library Film: 803850.. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  9. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Year: 1870; Census Place: Middletown, Richmond, New York; Roll: M593_1086; Page: 177A; Image: 363; Family History Library Film: 552585. Hereinafter cited as 1870 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. [S1327] 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. [S1471] 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. [S2074] 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. [S3413] 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. [S2074] 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. [S2329] 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. [S2534] 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. [S1520] William Nelson, compiler, History of The Old Dutch Church at Totowa, Paterson, New Jersey, 1755-1827 (Paterson, New Jersey: Press and Publishing Co., 1892), transcribed online at www.olivetreegenealogy.com. Hereinafter cited as Old Dutch Church at Totowa Recs.. Https://archive.org/details/historyofolddutc01nels.
  9. [S1435] 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. [S1675] Anonymous,"Descendants of Jacob Brower." Online http://www.telenet.net/~bbrower/…., Retrieved Nov. 10, 2007. Hereinafter cited as Desc. of Jacob Brower.
  2. [S209] 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. [S227] 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. [S230] 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. [S105] 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. [S209] 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. [S230] 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. [S105] 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. [S2632] 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. [S105] 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. [S58] 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. [S58] 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. [S209] 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. [S2813] 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. [S3311] 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. [S4132] 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. [S230] 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. [S58] 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. [S105] 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. [S209] 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. [S58] 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. [S227] 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

  • Edgar Ten Broeck Brower2

Citations

  1. [S1655] 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. [S2596] 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 (Blairstown?, N.J.: William Penn Vail, 1947), page 66. Hereinafter cited as Moses Vail of Huntington, L.I.. Https://archive.org/details/mosesvailofhunti00vail.
  3. [S1655] 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. [S105] 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. [S1005] 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. [S1005] 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. [S58] 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.