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John Goodwin Brower1

b. March 1869
  • John Goodwin Brower was born in March 1869 at San Francisco, California.2
  • He married Ann Louise Brown at Old St. Mary's, San Francisco, California, on 25 December 1898.2,1
  • John Goodwin Brower appeared on the census on 13 June 1870 at 2nd Ward, San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California, as John G. Brower, age 1, born in California.3
  • He appeared on the census on 4 June 1880 at San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California, as John G. Brower, age 11, born in California. At home.4
  • He appeared on the census on 5 June 1900 at San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California, John Brower, age 31, born Mar 1869 in California. Father born in New York. Mother born in Ireland. A salesman. Married for 2 years. In the household are his wife Annie and son John A.2
  • He appeared on the census on 22 April 1910 at Assembly District 39, San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California, John G. Brower, age 41, born in California. Father born in New York, mother in Ireland. Married for 12 years. A book keeper for a liquor store. In the household are his wife Ann L., son John A., daughters Marie C., and Agnes G., and boarders Bridget Dunn, age 75 and Emma Fick, age 13.5
  • He appeared on the census on 16 January 1920 at Assembly District 28, San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California, John G. Brower, age 50, born in California. Father born in New York, mother born in Ireland. In the household are his wife Ann,and children John A., Marie C., Agnes J., Cecilia M. They reside at 175 Twenty-Third Ave.6

Family: Ann Louise Brown b. May 1872

Citations

  1. [S3005] Chester Collection of Unpublished Genealogy Related Material and Correspondence, Chris Chester, Kent, New York, TMG Source Folder, E-Folder no. 3005, Jan Bischak, Correspondence, 2010. ,E-mail recevied February 3, 2010, "Andrew Brower, ca. 1833". Great granddaughter of John Goodwin Brower.
  2. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 107, page 8B, ED 285. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 79, page 165B, image 333, FHL film #545578. Andrew J. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  4. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 73, FHL film #1254073, page 464.2000, ED 36, image 0666. Andrew J. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  5. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T624, Roll 100, page 4A, ED 228, image 688. John G. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  6. [S7] MyFamily.com, 1920 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T625, Roll 140, page 15A, ED 272, image 835. John G. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Census.

John H. Brower1

b. circa 1844
  • John H. Brower was born circa 1844 at Ohio.1
  • He appeared on the census on 11 June 1860 at Liberty, Keokuk Co., Iowa, age 16.1

Citations

  1. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Roll M653-329, p.51, image 52. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

John H. Brower1

b. circa 1813, d. 3 December 1841
  • John H. Brower was born circa 1813.
  • He died on 3 December 1841 ; "28th yr."1
  • He was buried at Woodstock Cemetery (old portion), Woodstock, Ulster Co., New York.1

Citations

  1. [S1937] J. Wilson Poucher, Old Gravestones of Ulster County, New York (n.p.: n.pub., 1931), p.381, no.57, following David Brower, surname not given.. Hereinafter cited as Old Gravestones of Ulster County, New York.

John H. Brower1

b. circa 1830
  • John H. Brower was born circa 1830 at Passaic Co., New Jersey.
  • He appeared on the census on 23 August 1850 at Manchester, Passaic Co., New Jersey, as John Brower, age 20, born in New Jersey. A farmer. Lives with his parents.1

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 461, page 393 B, image 548. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

John H. Brower1

b. circa February 1870
  • John H. Brower was born circa February 1870 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 16 August 1870 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, as John H.. Brower, age 6 months, born in New York.1

Citations

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

John H. Brower1

b. 8 May 1832
  • John H. Brower was born on 8 May 1832 at New York City, New York.1
  • He married Sarah Orledge after 1860.1
  • John H. Brower was living in 1880 at Kenosha, Kenosha Co., Wisconsin.1

Family: Sarah Orledge b. c 1844

Citations

  1. [S2942] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 2, File 36-A, Adolphus Brouwer-Jannetje Verdon. No. 317-M. "Descendants of William Baker Brower," by Donna A. McQuade, August 7, 2003. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

John H. Brower1

Citations

  1. [S3294] Rev. Marcia Lynn Cox, "Daniel Brower descendant," e-mail message from Rev. Marcia Lynn Cox to Chris Chester, July 26, 2010, List of children according to Family Records passed down. Hereinafter cited as "Daniel Brower descendant."

John H. Brower

b. circa 1847, d. before June 1860
  • John H. Brower was born circa 1847 at New York.1
  • He probably died before June 1860 (no longer found with the family on the U.S. census).
  • He appeared on the census on 20 September 1850 at Ward 7, District 1, New York, New York Co., New York, John H. Brower, age 3, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 539, page 142B, image 290. Chas. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

John H. Brower1

Family: Leonora

Citations

  1. [S5198] Baptism Register of Rev. Henry Chase, Manuscript (extractions), from FHL film #0017777, item 1, Box 7, Uncataloged Items, No. 18, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/…

John Hammell Brower

b. 12 August 1801, d. 15 June 1881
  • John Hammell Brower was born on 12 August 1801 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.1
  • He was baptized on 30 August 1801 at St. Ann's Episcopal Church, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.2
  • He married Ann Sebring Duryea, daughter of George Duryea and Mary Sutphen, at Queens Co., New York, in May 1823.3,4
  • John Hammell Brower died on 15 June 1881 at New York City, New York.1
  • Also known as John Brower.3
  • John Hamil Brower, merchant, was born on Gold Street in Brooklyn. At age 12 he left school to clerk for Augustus Wyncoop, a large grocer and general merchant, eventually becoming a manager and finally a partner. After Wyncoop's death, John Brower managed the business under the name Brower & Neilson. In 1848, he formed along with his son-in-law Benjamin B. Blydenburgh, the firm of J.H. Brower & Co., grocers and merchants in the West India trade and later expanding into insurance, commission and ship owning. The New York and Texas packet line was his venture and at one time had 15 vessels. He served as Consul for the Republic of Texas in the United States. During the Civil War he helped organize the 7th Regt. in New York City and served as Captain. He served as a director of The City Bank, The Bank of the Republic, The Commercial Union, and the Union Mutual Insurance Co.5

Family: Ann Sebring Duryea b. c 1803, d. 23 Apr 1877

Citations

  1. [S2942] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 2, File 36-A, Adolphus Brouwer-Jannetje Verdon. No. 317-M. "Descendants of Adolphus Brower and Elizabeth Baker," by Donna A. McQuade, August 6, 2003. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S542] Katherine Hewitt Cummin, "Adolphus Brower (1777-1855)", The American Genealogist 44:150-153 (1968): Sp.: John and Jemima Hammall.. Hereinafter cited as "TAG 44:150-153."
  3. [S519] T.G. Bergen, "Contributions to the History of the Early Settlers of Kings County, N.Y.", New York Genealogical & Biographical Record vols. 9-11 (1878-1880): 11:69. Hereinafter cited as "Early Settlers of Kings Co."
  4. [S2942] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 2, File 36-A, Adolphus Brouwer-Jannetje Verdon. No. 317-M. "Descendants of Adolphus Brower and Elizabeth Baker," by Donna A. McQuade, August 6, 2003. Calls her Ann Sabina Duryee, daughter of George Duryee and Mary Sharpe, born abt 1803, died 23 Apr 1877. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  5. [S2942] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 2, File 36-A, Adolphus Brouwer-Jannetje Verdon. No. 317-M. "Descendants of Adolphus Brower and Elizabeth Baker," by Donna A. McQuade, August 6, 2003. Notes from America's Successful Men of Affairs: An Encyclopedia of Contemporaneous Biography Vol. 1, B, page 114. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

John Harman Brower1

b. 23 April 1850, d. 23 August 1853
  • John Harman Brower was born on 23 April 1850 (calculated from age at death).
  • He died on 23 August 1853 at Palatine, Montgomery Co., New York; aged 3 years and 4 months.1

Citations

  1. [S1827] Royden Woodward Vosburgh, editor, The Reformed Dutch Church of Stone Arabia in the Town of Palatine, Montgomery County, N.Y. (New York City: New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1916), 3:49. John Harman, son of John Brower and Nancy Tutler. Hereinafter cited as RDC Stone Arabia.

John Hartman Brower1,2,3

b. 4 November 1873, d. 27 July 1923
  • John Hartman Brower was born on 4 November 1873 at Passaic Co., New Jersey.5
  • He married Jennie Van Dien, daughter of Garret H. Van Dien and Sarah Louisa Mabie, at First Baptist Church, Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey, on 12 October 1899.5
  • John Hartman Brower died on 27 July 1923 at Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey.5
  • He was buried on 30 July 1923 at Mount Hebron Cemetery, Montclair, Essex Co., New Jersey.5

Family: Jennie Van Dien b. 7 Oct 1874, d. 6 Apr 1945

Citations

  1. [S3448] Michael Costa, "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1783)," e-mail message from Michael Costa at e-mail address to Chris Chester, October 31, 2010, Family Group Sheets prepared by Michael Costa. Sources included. Photo of John Hartman Brower, Jan 1885 at http://costa.lunarpages.com/brower/…
    Photo of John Hartman Brower, probably at about the time of his marriage in Oct 1899 at http://costa.lunarpages.com/brower/…. Hereinafter cited as "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1873)."
  2. [S3910] Michael Costa,"Photo of John Hartman Brower, Jan 1885", online http://costa.webspaceforme.net/xfr/…., Also at http://picasaweb.google.com/ccbnf1404/Brouwer. Hereinafter cited as John Hartman Brower Photo 1885.
  3. [S3911] Michael Costa,"Photo of John Hartman Brower, 1899", online http://costa.webspaceforme.net/xfr/…. , Also at http://picasaweb.google.com/ccbnf1404/Brouwer. Hereinafter cited as John Hartman Brower Photo 1899.
  4. [S3448] Michael Costa, "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1783)," e-mail message from Michael Costa at e-mail address to Chris Chester, October 31, 2010, Family Group Sheets prepared by Michael Costa. Sources included. Photo of John Hartman Brower, Jan 1885 at http://costa.lunarpages.com/xfr/…. Hereinafter cited as "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1873)."
  5. [S3448] Michael Costa, "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1783)," e-mail message from Michael Costa at e-mail address to Chris Chester, October 31, 2010, Family Group Sheets prepared by Michael Costa. Sources included. Hereinafter cited as "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1873)."

John Hawthorne Brower1

b. 1831, d. 26 August 1899
  • John Hawthorne Brower was born in 1831 at Newark, New Jersey, (3 April 1830 based upon age at death).1,2
  • He married Sarah Holbrook, daughter of Samuel E. Holbrook and Caroline C., at Massachusetts in 1860.3
  • John Hawthorne Brower died on 26 August 1899 at Boston, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts; age 69-4-23, of stomach cancer.2
  • He appeared on the census on 7 August 1850 at Charlestown, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, age 20, born in New Jersey, employed as a blacksmith, living with his parents.4
  • He appeared on the census on 17 July 1860 at Charlestown, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, as John H. Brower, age given as 36, born in New Jersey, a blacksmith. He and his wife Sarah, are living in his parent's household.5
  • He appeared on the census on 7 June 1880 at Boston (Charlestown), Suffolk Co., Massachusetts, as John H. Brower, age 50, born in New Jersey. Both parents born in New Jersey. A policeman. In the household are his wife Sarah and children Samuel H., Jennie S., and William H.6

Family: Sarah Holbrook b. 21 May 1838, d. 14 Jun 1926

Citations

  1. [S768] "Genealogy.com GenForum."Online forum for Genealogical inquiries. Used as a source of leads. Online www.genforum.genealogy.com., June 2, 2009. Brower Family Genealogy Forum, posted by David Brower, "Re: Jerremiah Brower as parent Totawa NJ Baptismal Reg." David Brower is a direct descendant of Henry Brower (1806-1894) who is a son of Jeremiah Brower. The birth and death dates for Jeremiah are from the 1927 family notes of David Brower's great grandfather, himself a grandson of Henry Brower (1806-1894) and a great grandson of Jeremiah Brower (1770-1843).. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy.com GenForum.
  2. [S722] "Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910."(Online database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004), (From original records held by the Massachusetts Archives). Online www.AmericanAncestors.org., Vol. 495, page 377. Died at age 69-4-23 in Boston. Born in Newark, New Jersey, a retired policeman. Parents are recorded as Henry Brower, born in Paterson, New Jersey, and Margaret Hawthorne, born in Newark, New Jersey. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910.
  3. [S722] "Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910."(Online database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004), (From original records held by the Massachusetts Archives). Online www.AmericanAncestors.org., Vol. 126, page 73. Image not available. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910.
  4. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432-322, p.73, image 147. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  5. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Roll M653-512, p.367, image 369.. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  6. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 553, FHL film #1254553, page 55.2000, ED 604, image 0198. John Brower(s) household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  7. [S722] "Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910."(Online database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004), (From original records held by the Massachusetts Archives). Online www.AmericanAncestors.org., Vol. 142, page 83. Samuel Henry Brower. Parents John H. Brower and Sarah Holbrook, living at 8 Lexington Street. His father was born in New Jersey, and was a blacksmith. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910.
  8. [S722] "Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910."(Online database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004), (From original records held by the Massachusetts Archives). Online www.AmericanAncestors.org., Vol. 187, page 142. Jennie Stevenson Brower birth record. Parents John H. and Sarah J. Brower, residing at 7 Polk St., Charlestown. Father is a police officer, born in New York City. Mother born in Boston. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910.
  9. [S722] "Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910."(Online database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004), (From original records held by the Massachusetts Archives). Online www.AmericanAncestors.org., Vol. 251, page 165. William Herbert Brower, birth record. Parents John H. and Sarah J. Brower, residence 56 Tremont Street, Boston. His father is a policeman born in New Jersey, mother born in Boston. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910.

John Henry Brower1

b. 13 February 1826, d. 1911
  • John Henry Brower was born on 13 February 1826.2
  • He was baptized at Reformed Church, Caughnawaga (now Fonda), Montgomery Co., New York.2
  • He married first Elizabeth.3
  • John Henry Brower married second Eliza.3
  • John Henry Brower died in 1911.3
  • He was buried at Pine Grove Cemetery, Tribes Hill, Montgomery Co., New York; (on family stone).3
  • John Henry, son of son Peter, is named in the will of John Brower dated 25 Mar 1829.1

Citations

  1. [S1673] Edith (Van Hausen) Becker, "Abstracts of Wills, Montgomery Co., N.Y.", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol.56, 57 (1925, 1926): 57:275. Hereinafter cited as "Montgomery Co. Wills."
  2. [S1877] Arthur C.M. Kelly, Baptism Record of Caughnawaga Reformed Church, Fonda, New York (Rhinebeck, New York: Arthur C.M. Kelly, 1985), p.242, no.5469. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms, Caughnawaga Reformed Church.
  3. [S4859] Brower Research and Correspondence of Chester A. Brower, Typed and handwritten notes, Box 5, UNP BB-68, 88, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, (pages scanned by Karen B. Sims in 2009, PDFs in possession of Chris Chester, 2012), 68 part XI. From "The Brower Papers" a typescript made by our department from original Brower papers loaned in the 1930s (Montgomery County, New York).

John Henry Brower1

b. 1 July 1837
  • John Henry Brower was born on 1 July 1837 at New Jersey.1
  • He married Sallie A. Vansant, daughter of Job Vansant and Sarah S., on 1 January 1867.1
  • Also known as John Brewer.2
  • John Henry Brower appeared on the census on 8 August 1850 at Galloway, Atlantic Co., New Jersey, John Brewer, age 13, born in New Jersey.2
  • He appeared on the census on 8 August 1860 at Galloway, Atlantic Co., New Jersey, John Brower, age 22, born in New Jersey. Sailor.3

Citations

  1. [S3461] 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-142, Amasa Brower Family Bible. Atlantic County Historical Society, Family Records, vol. 3, pp. 13-15. Copy furnished by Mr. J.H. Brower.. . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 442, page 51A, image 106. Amasa Brewer household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  3. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 682, page 253, FHL film #803682. Amasa Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

John Henry Brower1

b. 12 June 1855, d. 13 December 1937
  • John Henry Brower was born on 12 June 1855 at Ocean Co., New Jersey.1
  • He married Catherine Parker.3
  • John Henry Brower died on 13 December 1937.1
  • He was buried at Osbornville Protestant Church Cemetery, Osbornville, Ocean Co., New Jersey.1
  • Also known as John H. Brower.2
  • He appeared on the census on 11 June 1860 at Brick, Ocean Co., New Jersey, as John Brown (sic), age 5, born in New Jersey.4
  • He appeared on the census on 2 August 1870 at Brick, Ocean Co., New Jersey, John H. Brower, age 14, born in New Jersey.2
  • He appeared on the census on 22 June 1880 at Brick, Ocean Co., New Jersey, John H. Brower, age 24, born in New Jersey. Single. Lives with his parents. Fisherman.5

Citations

  1. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved December 2010. "John Henry Brower." Mem. #57489384. Aug 22, 2010, by Donna Brower. Photo of gravestone. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  2. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 883, page 19A, FHL film #552382. Adam A. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  3. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved December 2010. "Catherine Parker Brower." Mem. #57489408. Aug 22, 2010, by Donna Brower. Photo of gravestone. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  4. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 705, page 129, FHL film #803705. Adam Brown (Brower) household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  5. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 794, FHL film #1254794, page 16D, ED 128. Adam Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

John I. Brower1

b. 7 January 1804, d. 8 October 1878
  • Also known as John Brower.3
  • Also known as John J. Brower.4
  • He was named in his father's will dated on 29 October 1804.5
  • John is named in his grandfather John Brower's will dated 14 May 1822.6
  • There are nine different men named John Brower enumerated as heads of household on the 1840 U.S. census in New York Co., New York. One, John I. or J. Brower has a household of 1 male under 5, 1 male 15-20, 1 male 30-40, 1 female under 5, 2 females 20-30, 1 female 30-40, and is in Ward 6, New York City, New York County.7
  • He appeared on the census on 5 September 1850 at Ward 15, Eastern Half, New York City, New York Co., New York, John Brower, age 45, born in New York. A merchant. In the household are his wife Sophia, and children Cornelia, John, Catherine, Henry, William. Also Magdalene Whitmore, age 73; Elizabeth Evans, 22; Jane Evans, 25; Mary Ryan, 30.8
  • He appeared on the census on 13 June 1860 at Ward 15, District 3, New York City, New York Co., New York, John J. Brower, age 53, born in New York. Occupation: hardware store. John and his family are enumerated in a household headed by Francis Curet, age 40, born in France, a confectioner. In the household are Louis Voegel, age 30, born in France, a steward; John J. Brower; Sophia Brower, age 48; Cornelia Brower, 23; John Brower, 21; Catherine Brower, 18; Henry Brower, 16; William Brower, 12; and Jane Brown, age 21, born in Ireland.4

Family: Sophia Wyckoff Olcott b. 20 Mar 1806

Citations

  1. [S2053] "Marriages from 1801 to 1866 in the Reformed Dutch Church, New York City", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol.70-72, 89 (1939-41, 1958): 72:243. Hereinafter cited as "RDC NYC Marr. 1801-1866, NYGBR 70-72, 89."
  2. [S2958] Harold T. Duryee, The Charles Duryee Family (Canfield, Ohio: n.pub., 1955), page 55. Hereinafter cited as Charles Duryee Family.
  3. [S2958] Harold T. Duryee, The Charles Duryee Family (Canfield, Ohio: n.pub., 1955), page 55. States that he died 1 Nov 1804, but this appears to be an error unless a third son named John was born to John Brouwer and Magdalena Duryea. Hereinafter cited as Charles Duryee Family.
  4. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 805, page 288, image 268, FHL film #803805. Francis Curet household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  5. [S3075] Elizabeth Jane MacCormick, Abstracts of Wills, Orange County, N. Y., 1787-1813; FHL film #0860318, item 2 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1971), Microfilm of typescript (1946?), page 44. Hereinafter cited as Abs. of Wills, Orange Co., NY, 1787-1813.
  6. [S1882] William J. Hoffman, "Brouwer Notes No. II", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol. 72, pages 332-337 (1941): 72:333. Hereinafter cited as "Brouwer Notes No. II."
  7. [S403] Ronald V., Accelerated Indexing Systems Jackson, compiler1840 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M704, Roll 301, page 78, image 159, FHL film #0017195. Hereinafter cited as 1840 US Census.
  8. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 552, page 229A, image 468. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

John J. Brower1

b. 14 November 1794, d. 1853
  • John J. Brower was born on 14 November 1794.1
  • He was baptized on 1 January 1795 at Reformed Dutch Church of Stone Arabia, Town of Palatine, (now Montgomery Co.), New York; sponsors: the parents.1
  • He married Dolly Staller before 1820.2
  • John J. Brower died in 1853.3
  • He was buried at Pine Grove Cemetery, Tribes Hill, Montgomery Co., New York; (on family stone).3
  • Son John is named in his father's will dated 25 Mar 1829.4

Family: Dolly Staller b. 1796, d. 1876

Citations

  1. [S1827] Royden Woodward Vosburgh, editor, The Reformed Dutch Church of Stone Arabia in the Town of Palatine, Montgomery County, N.Y. (New York City: New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1916), p.150. Hereinafter cited as RDC Stone Arabia.
  2. [S1877] Arthur C.M. Kelly, Baptism Record of Caughnawaga Reformed Church, Fonda, New York (Rhinebeck, New York: Arthur C.M. Kelly, 1985), p.224, no.5076. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms, Caughnawaga Reformed Church.
  3. [S4859] Brower Research and Correspondence of Chester A. Brower, Typed and handwritten notes, Box 5, UNP BB-68, 88, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, (pages scanned by Karen B. Sims in 2009, PDFs in possession of Chris Chester, 2012), 68 part XI. From "The Brower Papers" a typescript made by our department from original Brower papers loaned in the 1930s (Montgomery County, New York).
  4. [S1673] Edith (Van Hausen) Becker, "Abstracts of Wills, Montgomery Co., N.Y.", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol.56, 57 (1925, 1926): 57:275. Hereinafter cited as "Montgomery Co. Wills."
  5. [S1877] Arthur C.M. Kelly, Baptism Record of Caughnawaga Reformed Church, Fonda, New York (Rhinebeck, New York: Arthur C.M. Kelly, 1985), p.232, no.5255. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms, Caughnawaga Reformed Church.

John J. Brower1

b. 3 August 1866
  • John J. Brower was born on 3 August 1866 at Jersey City, Hudson Co., New Jersey.1
  • He married Margarite Block circa 1893.2
  • John J. Brower appeared on the census on 11 June 1880 at Caldwell, Essex Co., New Jersey, John J. Brower, age 13, born in New Jersey. At home.3
  • He appeared on the census on 5 June 1900 at Verona, Essex Co., New Jersey, John J. Brower, age 33, born Aug 1866 in New Jersey. Both parents born in New Jersey. Married for 7 years. Laborer. In the household are his wife Margaret and children Samuel, Jennie and Rosanna. They are enumerated next to John P. Brower, age 67.2
  • He appeared on the census on 4 May 1910 at Verona, Essex Co., New Jersey, John Brower, Jr., age 43, born in New Jersey. Father born in New York, mother in Ire-England. Married for 17 years. Works in a bronze powder mill. In he household are his wife Margaret, and daughters Jane, Margaret, Rosanna, and Florence.4

Family: Margarite Block b. Dec 1875

Citations

  1. [S2473] DAR (New Jersey), New Jersey Collected Miscellaneous Genealogical Data; FHL film #0870150 (Salt Lake City: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1971), Miscellaneous records; New Jersey, Bible and family records; New Jersey, report of the genealogical committee, 1956-1957, 2 vols.; New Jersey, genealogical data; New Jersey, genealogical records; New Jersey, cemetery, Bible and family records; New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, random historical and genealogical notes. Copy of chart titled, "Genealogy-Family of Adam Brouwer (Brower) is found in the William B. Bogardus Collection, Box 5, BB-353 (GEP). The chart shows a line of descent from son, Pieter Adamse Brouwer and his wife, Pieternella Uldricks; their son Abraham Pieterse Brouwer and his wife Lea De Maree; their son Daniel Brouwer and his wife Maria Koning; their son Johannes Brouwer and his wife Tryntje Jersey; and their children Antje, Abraham, Peter and David. Note that the placement of Johannes as a son of Daniel Brouwer and Maria Koning is incorrect. That couples' son Johannes married three times and lived in Kentucky. The Johannes who married Tryntje Jersey is a son of Abraham Brouwer and Antje Nix. Hereinafter cited as DAR (New Jersey), New Jersey Collected Miscellaneous Genealogical Data.
  2. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 970, page 3A, ED 217. John J. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 780, page 414C, ED 94, FHL film #1254780. John P. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  4. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T624, Roll 884, page 15B, ED 222, FHL film #1374897. John Brower, Jr. household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.

John J. Brower1

b. 18 October 1848, d. 18 March 1910
  • John J. Brower was born on 18 October 1848.1
  • He died on 18 March 1910.1
  • He was buried at Rockville Cemetery, Lynbrook, Nassau Co., New York.1

Citations

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

John J. Brower

b. 28 July 1842, d. 28 February 1917
  • John J. Brower was born on 28 July 1842 at New York.1
  • He married Elizabeth Haff on 16 June 1872.2
  • John J. Brower died on 28 February 1917.1
  • Also known as John Jay Brower.1
  • He appeared on the census on 17 August 1850 at New Castle, Westchester Co., New York, John J. Brower, age 9, born in New York.3

Citations

  1. [S5637] Ada C. Haight and Frank C. Lewis, The Richard Washburn Family Genealogy, A Family History of 200 Years, Outlining the Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Washburn (Fifth Generation in America) with Some Connected Families (Ossining, New York: n.pub., 1937), page 526. Hereinafter cited as Richard Washburn Family Genealogy. Https://archive.org/details/richardwashburnf00haig.
  2. [S5637] Ada C. Haight and Frank C. Lewis, The Richard Washburn Family Genealogy, A Family History of 200 Years, Outlining the Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Washburn (Fifth Generation in America) with Some Connected Families (Ossining, New York: n.pub., 1937), page 533. Hereinafter cited as Richard Washburn Family Genealogy. Https://archive.org/details/richardwashburnf00haig.
  3. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 614, page 77B, image 161. Elijah Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

John Brower Jr.1

b. between 1790 and 1800
  • John Brower Jr. was born between 1790 and 1800.1
  • He appeared on the census in 1830 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, as John Brower, Jr. with a family of 1 male under 5, 3 males 5-10, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 30-40, 1 female 30-40.1
  • On the 1830 U.S. census, John G. Brower, John Brower, Jr., Peter Brower, and John D. Brower are all enumerated on the same sheet in Poughkeepsie, New York.1

Citations

  1. [S402] Ancestry.com, 1830 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll 104, p.352. Hereinafter cited as 1830 US Census.

John Brower Jr.1

b. between 1775 and 1784
  • John Brower Jr. was born between 1775 and 1784.
  • He appeared on the census in 1800 at Montgomery, Orange Co., New York, as John Brower, Jr., with a household of 1 male 10-15, 2 males 16-25, 1 female under 10, 1 female 16-25, and 1 slave.1

Citations

  1. [S2046] Unknown author, "Federal Census, 1800, Orange County, New York", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol.62,63 (1931,1932): 62:404. Hereinafter cited as "1800 Census, Orange Co., NY, NYGBR 62,63 (1931,32)."

John Brower Jr.1

d. May 1822
  • John Brower Jr. married Elizabeth before September 1817.1
  • John Brower Jr. died in May 1822.
  • He was buried on 8 May 1822 at St. John's Episcopal Church, Johnstown, then Montgomery, now Fulton Co., New York.2

Family: Elizabeth

Citations

  1. [S2858] Royden Woodward Vosburgh, Records of the Presbyterian Church of Johnstown in Fulton County, N.Y., 1785-1869 (New York: New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1916). FHL film #0533498, item 1. page 65. Jacob; parents: John Brower Junr., Elizabeth. Hereinafter cited as Recs. of the Presbyterian Church of Johnstown, N.Y.
  2. [S2859] Royden Woodward Vosburgh, Records of St. John's Episcopal Church in the Village of Johnstown, Fulton County, N.Y., 1772-1900 (New York: New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1919). FHL film #0533498, item 2. page 52. John Brower, Jun.. Hereinafter cited as Recs. of St. John's Episcopal Church, Johnstown, N.Y.
  3. [S2859] Royden Woodward Vosburgh, Records of St. John's Episcopal Church in the Village of Johnstown, Fulton County, N.Y., 1772-1900 (New York: New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1919). FHL film #0533498, item 2. page 9, no.26. Elizabeth dau. of ___ and widow Elizabeth Brower. Hereinafter cited as Recs. of St. John's Episcopal Church, Johnstown, N.Y.

John Brower Jr.1

  • John Brower Jr. married Phebe before June 1820.1

Family: Phebe

Citations

  1. [S2858] Royden Woodward Vosburgh, Records of the Presbyterian Church of Johnstown in Fulton County, N.Y., 1785-1869 (New York: New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1916). FHL film #0533498, item 1. page 69. Elizabeth; parents: John Brower Junr., Phebe. Hereinafter cited as Recs. of the Presbyterian Church of Johnstown, N.Y.

John L. Brower1

b. November 1882
  • John L. Brower was born in November 1882 at Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York.1
  • He appeared on the census of 15 June 1900 in the household of Charles M. Searles at Lawrence Village, Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York; Charles M. Searles, age 29, born Aug 1870 in New York. Both parents born in New York. A butcher. In the household are his wife Harriet, children Harry and Arthu;, mother-in-law Sarah A. Brower, age 60, born May 1840 in New York, widow, 8 children all living; brother-in-law Calvin Brower, age 20, born March 1880 in New York; brother-in-law John L. Brower, age 17, born Nov 1882 in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 1079, page 14B, ED 708. Charles M. Searles household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

John L. Brower1

b. 11 February 1844
  • John L. Brower was born on 11 February 1844 at New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 28 August 1850 at Ward 9 District 3, New York City, New York Co., New York, John Brower, age 6, born in New York.2

Citations

  1. [S3719] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 30. 3rd handwritten chart of the descendants of Thomas LeFoy Brower. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 544, page 438A. Anthony Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

John L. Brower1

b. circa 1830
  • John L. Brower was born circa 1830.1
  • He appeared on the census on 27 August 1850 at Jersey City, Hudson Co., New Jersey, John L. Brower, age 20, birthplace unknown. Manufacturer. Living in a hotel operated by Henry E. Meyers.1

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 452, page 354A. Hotel, Henry E. Myers. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

John L. Brower1

b. 5 May 1864
  • John L. Brower was born on 5 May 1864 at Phoenixville, Chester Co., Pennsylvania.1
  • He married Mary M. Eaton on 8 June 1888.1

Citations

  1. [S5413] Winfield Scott Garner, Biographical and Portrait Cyclopedia of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Comprising a Historical Sketch of the County (Philadelphia: Gershom Publishing Company, 1893), page 714. Hereinafter cited as BPC Chester Co. PA.

John L. Brower Jr.1

b. 6 April 1847
  • John L. Brower Jr. was born on 6 April 1847 at New York City, New York, at no. 389 Washington St.2
  • He married Adelia Caroline Hartley on 26 September 1871.3,4
  • Also known as John Le Foy Brower.5
  • John L. Brower Jr. appeared on the census on 2 September 1850 at Ward 5, New York City, New York Co., New York, as John L. (Brower?) age 3, born in New York.6
  • Made an executor of his father's will by codicil dated 13 Sep 1867.1

Citations

  1. [S3064] New York. Surrogate's Court (New York County), Record of Wills v. 212-213, 1872-1873; FHL film #0862965 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1971, 1982-1983), Microfilm of original records in the Surrogate's Court, New York Co., New York, page 210. Hereinafter cited as N.Y. Co. Wills v. 212-213, 1872-1873.
  2. [S3719] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 11. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  3. [S1870] Elfrieda A. Kraege, "Records of the Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church New York, 1808-1859", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vols. 105-113 (1974-1983): 113 (1983):109. Named as parents of Elizabeth Ogden Brower who married Henry A. Wise Wood, 2 April 1891. Hereinafter cited as "Fifth Ave. Presb. Ch. NYC."
  4. [S3719] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 16. At Adams Church. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  5. [S3719] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 10. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  6. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 537, page 249A, image 504. John L. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  7. [S1870] Elfrieda A. Kraege, "Records of the Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church New York, 1808-1859", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vols. 105-113 (1974-1983): 113 (1983):109. Hereinafter cited as "Fifth Ave. Presb. Ch. NYC."

John LaFayette Brower1

b. 20 May 1824, d. 22 June 1914
  • John LaFayette Brower was born on 20 May 1824 at New York City, New York.1
  • He married Maria Wiggens in May 1846.2
  • John LaFayette Brower married second before 12 July 1870 Mary.3
  • John LaFayette Brower died on 22 June 1914 at Fox Lake, Dodge Co., Wisconsin.4
  • Also known as John L. Brower.5
  • He appeared on the census on 13 September 1850 at Waushara, Dodge Co., Wisconsin, John L. Brower, age 26, born in New York. Farmer. Real estate valued at $10,000(?). In the household are Maria Brower (age 20), Ophelia Brower (1), James Davis (22, laborer), Reuben Wilkinson (22, laborer) and Mary Morris (19).5
  • He appeared on the census on 23 June 1860 at Fox Lake, Dodge Co., Wisconsin, John L. Brower, age 36, born in New York. Miller. Real estate valued at $10,000, personal estate at $2000. In the household are Maria Brower (age 28), Ophelia Brower (11), Amelia Brower (9), Louis H. Brower (6), Cetta Brower (1), Julia Hall (28) and Fred A. Hall (4).6
  • He appeared on the census on 12 July 1870 at Fox Lake, Dodge Co., Wisconsin, John L. Brower, age 46, born in the City of New York. Miller and farmer. In the household are Mary Brower (age 20), Ophelia Brower (21), Amelia Brower (19), Louis K. Brower (16), Edgar P. Brower (7). They are enumerated next to the household of George W. Brower.3
  • He appeared on the census on 1 June 1880 at Fox Lake, Dodge Co., Wisconsin, John L. Brower, age 56, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. Farmer. In the household are his wife Mary E., and children Ophelia, Edgar P. and Flora L. They are enumerated next to George W. Brower.7
  • In 1897 John LaFayette Brower resided at Minneapolis, Minnesota.8

Family 1: Maria Wiggens b. c 1831, d. 2 Nov 1867

Family 2: Mary b. c 1850

Citations

  1. [S1424] Mrs. H.C. Blanding (editor), "Family Bible Records", Wisconsin Families vol.1, no.4, pp.215-217 (Mar 1941): p.215-16. The Jacob P. Brower Bible. "The following records are of the first family to settle in Dodge County, Wisconsin, and were copied by Mrs. A. F. Kachelski of Beaver Dam from the family Bible, now owned by Mrs. Edna (Brower) Gilmore, the last of the family of George W. and Julia E. (Hamlin) Brower. Jacob P. Brower married to Martha Mackie Sept. 16 A.D. 1820, by Rev. James Demarest, -Hempstead." note: This Bible was owned in Milwaukee in 1837, was moved to Sheboygan, "came down the Fox river from Sheboygan in 1838 to Fort Winnebago, in a bark canoe, guided by an Indian," and in 1840 came to Beaver Dam, where it has remained for 100 years.. Hereinafter cited as "Family Bible Recs. fr. Wisconsin Families."
  2. [S3423] Pam Digges, "Thank You," e-mail message from Pam Digges to Chris Chester, October 14, 2010, Follow up e-mail dated October 20, 2010. Hereinafter cited as "Thank you."
  3. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 1710, page 222A, FHL film #553209. John L. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  4. [S4895] Karen L. Ashworth, "Thomas Jefferson Brower," e-mail message from Karen L. Ashworth to Chris Chester, July 23, 2012, Follow up e-mail. Date of death taken from Family Tree Maker online, "Ancestors of Sarah Ciel Kinsey Stewart". Hereinafter cited as "Thomas Jefferson Brower."
  5. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 996, page 11A. John L. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  6. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 1405, pages 360-361, FHL film #805405. John L. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  7. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 1423, page 154D, ED 12, FHL film #1255423. John L. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  8. [S4896] R. D. Mittelstadt,"George Washington Brower, son of a Pioneer."Retrieved from Message Boards, July 23, 2012. Online www.ancestry.com.. Hereinafter cited as George Washington Brower, son of a Pioneer.

John Le Foy Brower1

b. 24 July 1845, d. 3 May 1846
  • John Le Foy Brower was born on 24 July 1845 at New York City, New York, at no. 389 Washington St.1
  • He died on 3 May 1846 at New York City, New York; at no. 389 Washington St.2

Citations

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

John Louden Brower1

b. 9 May 1793, d. before 4 February 1796
  • John Louden Brower was born on 9 May 1793.1
  • He was baptized on 16 June 1793 at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York.1
  • He died before 4 February 1796 ; (his sister is described as the only child of Abraham Brower in her petition of guardianship).2

Citations

  1. [S1631] "Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New York", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols.5- (1874-): 31:102.
  2. [S5578] Dr. Kenneth Scott, Records of the Chancery Court, Province and State of New York Guardianships, 1691-1815 (New York: The Holland Society of New York, 1971), page 86. Abstracting Lib. VI, pp. 283-284, and Lib. F, pp. 47-48. Hereinafter cited as New York Guardianships. http://books.google.com/books,+Kenneth+Scott&hl=en&sa=X&ei=F1ZPUoDALo-o4APPooDwAg&ved=0CDYQ6AEwAA.

John M. Brower1

b. 23 July 1852, d. 22 February 1926
  • John M. Brower was born on 23 July 1852 at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.1,2
  • He died on 22 February 1926.2
  • He was buried at Evergreen Cemetery, Gulfport, Harrison Co., Mississippi.2
  • Also known as John McGregor Brower.3
  • He appeared on the census on 4 June 1860 at Ward 1, Precinct 4, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, as John M. Brower, age 8.1
  • He appeared on the census on 21 June 1870 at Ward 3, District 9, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, age 19, no occupation.4
  • He appeared on the census on 7 June 1880 at Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, as John McG. Brower, age 28, born in Pennsylvania. Single, living with his parents. Employed as a flour dealer.3
  • He appeared on the census on 1 June 1900 at Ocean City, Cape May Co., New Jersey, as John M. Brower, age 48, born July 18_ in Pennsylvania. Father born in New Jersey, mother in Scotland. A painter. Single. Living with his father, Joseph Brower.5
  • In 1922 John M. Brower resided at Gulfport, Harrison Co., Mississippi.6

Citations

  1. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 1151, p.178, image 179. Joseph Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  2. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved October 2013. John MacGregor Brower, Mem #99859412, Oct 29, 2012. Photo of gravestone. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  3. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 1184, FHL film #1255184, p.219.3000, ED 532, image 0440. Joseph Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  4. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1389, p.541, image 319. Joseph Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  5. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 960, page 1A, ED 114. Joseph Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  6. [S5337] Ancestry.com,"U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989." [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011. Original data: Original sources vary according to directory. The title of the specific directory being viewed is listed at the top of the image viewer page. Check the directory title page image for full title and publication information. Online www.ancestry.com., Retrieved October 2013. John M. Brower; Gulfport, Mississippi, City Directory. Resides at 3500 11th, which is the address of his brother, James Brower. Hereinafter cited as U.S. City Directories.

John M. Brower1

b. circa 1899
  • John M. Brower was born circa 1899 at Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania.1
  • He married Helen E. before April 1940.2
  • John M. Brower appeared on the census on 16 April 1910 at Ward 45, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, John M. Brower, age 11, born in Philadelphia. Student.1
  • He appeared on the census on 19 January 1920 at Ward 37, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, John M. Brower, age 20, born in Pennsylvania. Single. Son. Clerk, metal works.3
  • He appeared on the census on 15 April 1930 at Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, John Brower, age 31, born in Pennsylvania. Single. Son. Bookeeper.4
  • He appeared on the census on 5 April 1940 at Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, John M. Brower, age 41, born in Pennsylvania. Married. Resides at 7436 Georgian Rd. Lived at the same place in 1935. Bookeeper. In the household is his wife, Helen E.2

Citations

  1. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Retrieved October 2013. Thomas (Z) Brower household. Census Place: Philadelphia Ward 45, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1414; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 1158; FHL microfilm: 1375427.. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  2. [S5355] Ancestry.com, 1940 United States Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., unknown publish date), Retrieved October 2013. John M. Brower household. Census Place: Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: T627_3754; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 51-2171.
  3. [S7] MyFamily.com, 1920 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , Retrieved October 2013. Thomas G. Brower household. Census Place: Philadelphia Ward 37, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1639; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 1295; Image: 44.. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Census.
  4. [S8] MyFamily.com, 1930 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , Retrieved October 2013. Thomas G. Brower household. Census Place: Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2124; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 745; Image: 681.0; FHL microfilm: 2341858.. Hereinafter cited as 1930 US Census.

John Marion Brower1

b. 6 February 1863, d. 10 August 1941
  • John Marion Brower was born on 6 February 1863 at Schuyler Co., Missouri.1
  • He died on 10 August 1941 at Kirksville, Adair Co., Missouri.1
  • He appeared on the census on 2 August 1870 at Salt River, Schuyler Co., Missouri, as John M. Brower, age 7.2

Citations

  1. [S2234] Lilly Martin, Descendants of Adam Brouwer, Descendants Report, May 2008. A report compiled by Lilly Martin. Information found here is focused on the descendants of Jacob Brouwer (no.65 in the report). Received from Lilly Martin by Chris Chester, Kent, New York.Cites the work of Cynthia Jones Reece and Tim Rhoads, "researchers of this line."
  2. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 804, p.386, image 775. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

John Marion Brower1

b. 24 March 1838
  • John Marion Brower was born on 24 March 1838 at North Carolina.1
  • Also known as Marion Brower.2
  • He appeared on the census on 11 December 1850 at Northern Division, Randolph Co., North Carolina, as Marion Brower, age 12, born in North Carolina.2

Citations

  1. [S3082] Unknown author, "Brower Family Birth Records", Genealogical Journal Vol. 9, no. 1, page 43 (1985): "The following birth records, evidently copied from a Bible, were included in the book compiled by Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Brower containing the Civil War Diary of Ephraigm Franklin Brower." "This paper is dated April the 20th A.D. 1850.". Hereinafter cited as "Brower Family Birth Records."
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 641, page 247B, image 501. Adam Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

John Milton Brower1

b. 28 February 1839, d. 15 December 1915
  • John Milton Brower was born on 28 February 1839 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.1
  • He married Olympia Victoria Staley, daughter of William M. Staley and Annie Margaret Fox, on 8 November 1860.1
  • John Milton Brower died on 15 December 1915.1
  • He was buried at Melanchton Lutheran Church Cemetery, Randolph Co., North Carolina.1

Family: Olympia Victoria Staley b. 3 Nov 1842, d. 7 Dec 1917

Citations

  1. [S5194] J. M. Butler, Some Descendants of Christian Brower, Manuscript, 1984, Box 7, Catalog Items, No. 164, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, page 28.

John Morehead Brower1,2

b. 19 July 1845, d. 5 August 1913
  • John Morehead Brower was born on 19 July 1845 at Greensboro, Guilford Co., North Carolina.2
  • He married Nancy M. Raine, daughter of Richard Raine and Betty Michaux, circa 1867.3
  • John Morehead Brower died on 5 August 1913 at Paris, Lamar Co., Texas.2
  • He was buried at Oakdale Cemetery, Mount Airy, Surry Co., North Carolina.2
  • Member of the North Carolina State Legislature, 1876-1878; United States Representative from North Carolina, 1887-1891.2,4
  • He appeared on the census on 29 August 1850 at Mount Airy, Surry Co., North Carolina, as John Brower, age 5, born in North Carolina.5
  • He appeared on the census on 7 September 1860 at Mount Airy, Surry Co., North Carolina, as Jno. Brower, age 15, born in North Carolina.6
  • Despite the fact that his father was a slave owner in the years prior to the Civil War, it appears that John M. Brower sided with the Union and was probably anti-slavery in his beliefs. In April 1867 John M. Brower was the leader of the newly formed Hamburg Lodge of the Union League. The Union League was established to provide support for Union troops during the Civil War. By the fall, more than one third of the Hamburg Lodge members were African Americans, many of whom were probably invited to join the lodge by their white neighbors.7
  • He appeared on the census on 17 June 1870 at Mt. Airy, Surry Co., North Carolina, as John M.Brower, age 24, born in North Carolina. A manufacturer, with real estate valued at $17,000, personal estate at $10,000. In the household are his wife Nancy M., and son, Jacob R.3
  • He appeared on the census on 24 June 1880 at Mt. Airy, Surry Co., North Carolina, as John M. Brower, age 34, born in North Carolina. Both parents born in North Carolina. A farmer. In the household are his wife, Nannie M., children Jacob R., Mary B., Charles T., ans Willie M., and Fannie Thompson, servant, age 8 (black).8
  • He appeared on the census in June 1900 at Mt. Airy, Surry Co., North Carolina, as J.M. Brower, age 54, born July 1845 in North Carolina. Both parents born in North Carolina. Resides on Main Street, and is a farmer. Married for 33 years. In the household are his wife, N.M., and children George, Essie, Lucy, and Clark.9

Family: Nancy M. Raine b. 4 Jun 1847, d. 27 Mar 1938

Citations

  1. [S2670] Unknown (submitted by Fletcher Edwards), "Hamburg - Jacob W. Brower (1812-1868)", Surry County Genealogical Association Journal Vol. 23, no. 1, page 11 (2003): A copy of this article has been made available on the Brouwer Genealogy Website, "Articles" page http://web.me.com/blacknorthfarm/Brouwer_Genealogy/…. Hereinafter cited as "Jacob W. Brower, SCGAJ 23 (2003)."
  2. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Searched July 2009, using "Brower" in North Carolina, Surry County. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  3. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1161, page 323, image 159. John M. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  4. [S2096] "Biographical Directory of the United States Congress." Online www.bioguide.congress.gov., Retrieved July 2009. "BROWER, John Morehead, a Representative from North Carolina; born in Greensboro, Guilford County, N.C., July 19, 1845; moved to Surry County, N.C., with his parents, who settled in Mount Airy in 1845; educated by private tutors and attended the Mount Airy Male Academy; engaged in agricultural pursuits, the raising and processing of tobacco, and mercantile pursuits; delegate to all Republican State conventions from 1872 to 1896; member of the State senate 1876-1878; elected as a Republican to the Fiftieth and Fifty-first Congresses (March 4, 1887-March 3, 1891); chairman, Committee on Expenditures in the Post Office Department (Fifty-first Congress); unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1890 to the Fifty-second Congress; member of the State house of representatives 1896-1898; resumed his former agricultural and business pursuits; moved to Oklahoma and settled in Boswell, Choctaw County, in 1907 and engaged in the manufacture of lumber, agricultural pursuits, and stock raising; died in Paris, Lamar County, Tex., August 5, 1913; interment in Oakdale Cemetery, Mount Airy, N.C.". Hereinafter cited as Bio. Dir. U.S. Congress.
  5. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 646, page 294, image 269. Jacob Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  6. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 914, page 289, image 578. Jacob W. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  7. [S2675] Steven Hahn, A Nation Under Our Feet (n.p.: Belknap Press, 2003), page 188. Hereinafter cited as A Nation Under Our Feet.
  8. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 983, FHL film #1254983, page 112.2000, ED 176, image 0134. John M. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  9. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 1219, page 7A, ED 113. J. M. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

John P. Brower

b. February 1857
  • Also known as Jamie Brower.3
  • John P. Brower appeared on the census on 4 July 1870 at Fishkill Plains (Town of Fishkill), Dutchess Co., New York, called Jamie Brower, age 13, born in New York.3
  • He appeared on the census on 4 June 1880 at Hughsonville (Wappingers Town), Dutchess Co., New York, John P. Brower, age 22, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. Single. Living with his father, Peter H. Brower. Employed at the print works.4
  • He appeared on the census on 6 June 1900 at East Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, John P. Brower, age 43, born Feb 1857 in New York. Both parents born in New York. A blacksmith. Married for 20 years. In the household are his wife Emma, son Freddie C., and Albert Bider, age 52, a servant. He is enumerated next to James Hart (same dwelling house, seperate household).1
  • He appeared on the census on 27 April 1910 at East Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, John P. Brower, age 54, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A blacksmith. In the household are his wife, Emma, son Fred C., father-in-law James Hart (age 66) and his daughter Bertha M. Hart (age 13).2

Family: Emma C. Hart b. Jun 1866

Citations

  1. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 1022, page 18A, ED 5. John P. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  2. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T624, Roll 936, page 11A, ED 40, image 153. John P. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  3. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 925, page 245, image 491. Peter H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  4. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 826, FHL film #1254826, page 458.3000, ED 73, image 0084. Peter H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

John P. Brower1,2

b. 27 January 1795, d. 28 February 1873
  • John P. Brower was born on 27 January 1795.4,5
  • He was baptized on 12 February 1795 at Paramus Reformed Dutch Church, Bergen Co., New Jersey; wit: Johannis and Abigael V.D. Beek.4
  • He married Ellen Van Iderstine, daughter of George Van Iderstine and Jenneke DeGrauw, at Acquakanonck Reformed Church, Aquackanonk Twp., Passaic Co., New Jersey, on 20 December 1818.6
  • John P. Brower died on 28 February 1873 at Great Notch, Aquackanonk Twp., Passaic Co., New Jersey.5,6
  • He was buried on 4 March 1873 at Mount Hebron Cemetery, Montclair, Essex Co., New Jersey.6
  • He was baptized as Johannes Brouwer.3
  • He appeared on the census in 1830 at Aquackanonk, Essex Co., New Jersey, with a household of 1 male under 5, 1 male 5-10, 1 male 30-40, 1 male 80-90, 1 female under 5, 1 female 5-10, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 30-40.7
  • He appeared on the census in 1840 at Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey, with a household of 1 male under 5, 1 male 10-15, 1 male 15-20, 1 male 40-50, 1 female 5-10, 2 females 10-15, 1 female 15-20, 1 female 40-50.8
  • He appeared on the census on 19 September 1850 at Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey, John P. Brower, age 55, born in New Jersey. A farmer. In the household are his wife Ellen, and children George (age 21, a wheelwright), Mary, and Hartman. He is enumerated next to Peter Brower, age 28, a wheelwright.1
  • He appeared on the census on 31 July 1860 at Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey, John Brower, age 65, born in New Jersey. A farmer. Personal estate valued at $1500. In the household is his wife Ellen, and Catherine Riker, age 70.9
  • He appeared on the census on 9 July 1870 at Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey, John I.(?) Brower, age 75, born in New Jersey. A farmer. Personal estate valued at $100. In the household are his wife Ellen, age 72, and Margaret Vreeland, age 76. He is enumerated next to Peter J. Brower, age 48.10

Family: Ellen Van Iderstine b. 27 Nov 1798, d. 6 Feb 1882

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 461, page 355A, image 469. John P. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S3448] Michael Costa, "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1783)," e-mail message from Michael Costa at e-mail address to Chris Chester, October 31, 2010, Family Group Sheets prepared by Michael Costa. Sources included. For a map of Acquackanonk Twp., ca. 1875 see http://costa.lunarpages.com/brower/…. Hereinafter cited as "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1873)."
  3. [S1795] "Brouwer Beginnings" by William J. Hoffman, Manuscript, BB-50, New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, New York City, New York.
  4. [S2167] Howard S.F. Randolph and Russell Bruce Rankin, Paramus, Bergen County, New Jersey, Reformed Dutch Church Baptisms, 1740-1850 (Rhinebeck, NY: Kinship, 1935, reprint 1992), p.71. Hereinafter cited as Paramus RDC Baptisms.
  5. [S2963] Ronald Brokenshire, "Brouwer Genealogy," e-mail message from Ronald Brokenshire to Chris Chester, January 30, 2010, A direct descendant of John P. Brower. Dates from a Family Bible no longer in possession of the author. Hereinafter cited as "Brouwer Genealogy."
  6. [S3448] Michael Costa, "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1783)," e-mail message from Michael Costa at e-mail address to Chris Chester, October 31, 2010, Family Group Sheets prepared by Michael Costa. Sources included. Hereinafter cited as "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1873)."
  7. [S402] Ancestry.com, 1830 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M19, Roll 79, FHL film #0337932, page 374. Hereinafter cited as 1830 US Census.
  8. [S403] Ronald V., Accelerated Indexing Systems Jackson, compiler1840 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M704, Roll 258, page 107, image 872, FHL film #0016519. Hereinafter cited as 1840 US Census.
  9. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 706, page 1014, image 709, FHL film #803706. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  10. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 884, page 202A, image 56, FHL film #552383. John I. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  11. [S2963] Ronald Brokenshire, "Brouwer Genealogy," e-mail message from Ronald Brokenshire to Chris Chester, January 30, 2010, A direct descendant of John P. Brower. Dates from a Family Bible no longer in possession of the author. Jane, "my great-great-great grandmother," b. 10 Nov 1819. Hereinafter cited as "Brouwer Genealogy."
  12. [S3104] Church Records of the Protestant Reformed Dutch Church of Aquackanonk, 1810-1944; FHL film #0888713 (New York, N.Y.: Columbia University, 1966), Manuscript on film. Microfilm of original records, no page numbers, baptisms not numbered but are in chronological order. Hereinafter cited as RDC Aquackanonk 1810-1944.
  13. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 794, FHL film #1254794, page 161.2000, ED 137, image 0327. Tunis R. Paxton household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

John P. Brower1

b. between 1750 and 1760
  • John P. Brower was born between 1750 and 1760.2
  • Also known as John G. Brower.2
  • He appeared on the census in 1800 at Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, as John P. Brower, with a household of 3 males under 10, 1 male 10-15, 1 male over 45, 1 female under 10, 1 female 26-44.1
  • He appeared on the census in 1830 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, as John G. Brower with a family of 1 male age 70-80, and 1 female 70-80.2
  • On the 1830 U.S. census, John G. Brower, John Brower, Jr., Peter Brower, and John D. Brower are all enumerated on the same sheet in Poughkeepsie, New York.2

Family:

Citations

  1. [S2050] "Federal Census, 1800, Dutchess County, New York", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol.65,66,67 (1934,1935,1936): 65:358. Hereinafter cited as "1800 Census, Dutchess Co., NY, NYGBR 65,66."
  2. [S402] Ancestry.com, 1830 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll 104, p.352. Hereinafter cited as 1830 US Census.

John Phineas Brower1

b. 28 May 1860
  • John Phineas Brower was born on 28 May 1860 at Raritan, Somerset Co., New Jersey.2
  • Also known as Robert Brower (1860 census).
  • He appeared on the census on 18 July 1860 at Raritan, New Jersey, as Robert Brower, age 1 month, born in New Jersey.3
  • In April 1865 at Monmouth Co., New Jersey, John S. Brower of Raritan Township requested guardianship of his son John Phineas Brower, a minor under 14 years of age.1
  • He appeared on the census on 21 June 1870 at Raritan, New Jersey, as John P. Brower, age 10, born in New Jersey.4
  • He appeared on the census on 17 June 1880 at Raritan, New Jersey, as John P. Brower, age 20, born in New Jersey. Single. Works on the farm. Living with his father.5

Citations

  1. [S1913] Judith B. Cronk, compiler, Intestates and Others From the Orphans Court Books of Monmouth Co., N.J. (n.p.: Clearfield, 2002), page 122. Hereinafter cited as Int. & Oth. Orphans Court, Monmouth Co., NJ.
  2. [S3977] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5 BIB MM-138, Bible Records from New Jersey's Monmouth County Historical Association Library. MCHA Library, Vol. 1, A-B, compiled and transcribed by Carol Fisher Megill, pages 192-206 BROWER. . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  3. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 701, page 420, image 423, FHL film #803701. John S. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  4. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 876, page 405B, image 231, FHL film #552375. John S. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  5. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 792, FHL film #1254792, page 429.4000, ED 121, image 0195. John S. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

John Robinson Brower1

b. March 1833
  • John Robinson Brower was born in March 1833 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.3
  • He married Sarah Ann Spoon, daughter of Eli Spoon and Abigail Trogdon, at Greene Co., Missouri, on 26 September 1860 by Wm. W. Brower, J.P.4
  • John Robinson Brower was buried at Clear Creek Cemetery, Greene Co., Missouri.5
  • Also known as J. R. Brower.6
  • He appeared on the census on 27 August 1850 at Southern Division, Randolph Co., North Carolina, as John R. Brower, age 20, born in North Carolina.7
  • He appeared on the census on 23 June 1860 at Center, Greene Co., Missouri, as J. R. Brower, age 29, born in North Carolina. Farmer. Enumerated in the household of Eli Spoon. Enumerated next to the households of John J. Brower (age 27, b. Mo.) and W. W. Brower (age 53, b. N.C.).8
  • He was named in his father's will dated on 19 January 1863 not a resident of North Carolina.2
  • He appeared on the census on 24 August 1870 at Center, Greene Co., Missouri, John Brower, age 40, born in North Carolina. Farming. Real estate valued at $150, personal estate at $500. In the household are Sarah Brower (age 29, b. N.C.), Louisa Brower (9), Lucy Brower (7), James Brower (4), Madison Brower (1).9
  • He appeared on the census on 16 June 1880 at Center, Greene Co., Missouri, as J. R. Brower, age 50, born in North Carolina. Farmer. In the hosuehold are his wife, S. A., and children: J. W., M. A., C. H., E. A., Ellen, and E. A. (second).6
  • He appeared on the census on 5 June 1900 at Center, Greene Co., Missouri, John Brower, age 67, born Mar 1833 in North Carolina. Both parents born in North Carolina. Farmer. Married for 44 years. In the household is his wife, Sarah.3

Family: Sarah Ann Spoon b. c 1841

Citations

  1. [S3083] FHS, "The Browers of Brower Township", Genealogical Journal Vol. 12, no. 1, pages 3-22 (1988): Transcription of the Will of Eli Brower. Also profile of Madison Andrew Brower in Past and Present of Greene County, Missouri (A.W. Bowen & Co., 1915). Hereinafter cited as "Browers of Brower Township."
  2. [S3083] FHS, "The Browers of Brower Township", Genealogical Journal Vol. 12, no. 1, pages 3-22 (1988): Transcription of the Will of Eli Brower. Hereinafter cited as "Browers of Brower Township."
  3. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 856, page 4A, ED 47. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  4. [S4099] Ancestry.com,"Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002", online www.ancestry.com. 2007. Original data: Missouri Marriage Records. Jefferson City, MO, USA: Missouri State Archives. Microfilm. Retrieved May 2011. John R. Brower and Sarah Ann Spoon. Hereinafter cited as Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002.
  5. [S3083] FHS, "The Browers of Brower Township", Genealogical Journal Vol. 12, no. 1, pages 3-22 (1988): page 22, Notes. Hereinafter cited as "Browers of Brower Township."
  6. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 688, page 187A, ED 41, FHL film #1254688. J. R. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  7. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 641, page 117B, image 240. Eli Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  8. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 621, page 215, FHL film #803621. Eli Spoon household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  9. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 777, page 169B, FHL film #552276. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  10. [S3083] FHS, "The Browers of Brower Township", Genealogical Journal Vol. 12, no. 1, pages 3-22 (1988): Profile of Madison Andrew Brower in Past and Present of Greene County, Missouri (A.W. Bowen & Co., 1915). Hereinafter cited as "Browers of Brower Township."

John S. Brower1

b. circa 1854, d. 5 March 1917
  • John S. Brower was born circa 1854 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.
  • He died on 5 March 1917.1
  • He appeared on the census on 27 July 1860 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as John Brower, age 6, born in New York.2
  • He appeared on the census on 22 July 1870 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as John S. Brower, age given as 12, born in New York. At school.3

Family:

Citations

  1. [S2347] Letter from Herbert E. Murray (Swansboro, North Carolina) to William B. Bogardus, 25 Nov 1991; William B. Bogardus Collection (Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio). Box 2, File 33A, 129-M. The charts and data accompanying the letter appear to have been compiled by Herbert E. Murray. Sources were not included or mentioned. The families outlined in the charts BR-2 thru BR8 need further verification. CHART BR-1 IS INCORRECT. Herbert E. Murray is a descendant of Jan Brower and Hannah Adams. The families charted have continuously lived in the Woodmere, Hempstead, Queens-Nassau Cos., Long Island area since the early 1700's. Chart BR-4.
  2. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 844, page 0, image 536. Singleton Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  3. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1078, page 475, image 189. Singleton Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  4. [S2760] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 3, File B, Jan Brouwer of Flatlands. File 78-L. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

John S. Brower1

b. 24 August 1818, d. 14 February 1903
  • John S. Brower was born on 24 August 1818 at Kings Co., Long Island, New York.3
  • He married Margaret Morris on 27 June 1857.3
  • John S. Brower married second on 3 January 1864 Caroline Sproul.3
  • John S. Brower died on 14 February 1903 at Monmouth Co., New Jersey; at his home near Keyport, aged 84y 5m 21(?)d.3
  • He was buried at Dorsett Town Historic Cemetery, Morrell Corners, Monmouth Co., New Jersey.4
  • Also known as John Brower.2
  • He appeared on the census on 13 September 1850 at Middletown, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as John Brower, age 30. A boatman. Living in his parents household.2
  • He appeared on the census on 18 July 1860 at Raritan, New Jersey, John S. Brower, age 42, born in New York. A carpenter. Real estate valued at $2000, personal estate at $200. In the household are his wife Margaret, children Nancy and Robert, John Brower, age 80, born in New York, and Elizabeth Brower, age 70, born in New Jersey.1
  • In April 1865 at Monmouth Co., New Jersey, John S. Brower of Raritan Township requested guardianship of his son John Phineas Brower, a minor under 14 years of age.5
  • He appeared on the census on 21 June 1870 at Raritan, New Jersey, John S. Brower, age 52, born in New Jersey. Trucking. Real estate valued at $1600, personal estate at $200. In the household are his wife Caroline, son John P., and Patrick Finegan, age 15, an apprentice.6
  • He appeared on the census on 17 June 1880 at Raritan, New Jersey, John S. Brower, age 62, born in New Jersey. Both parents born in New Jersey. A farmer. In the household are his wife Caroline and son John P.7
  • Mr. John S. Brower died at his home near Keyport, on Saturday, aged 84 years. Mr. Brower was born in Long Island but was a resident of this county for a great many years. He was a son of John A. Brower and Eliza Burdge, his wife. Mr. Brower was twice married, his first wife being Miss Margaret Morris. His second wife Miss Caroline Sproul, who died several years ago. One son by his first wife, J. Phineas Brower, survives him. The funeral services took place from the house on Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock. Rev. James L. Coote, officiating, interment in the Dorsett Burying Ground.4

Family: Margaret Morris b. 1 Nov 1826, d. 24 Sep 1862

Citations

  1. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 701, page 420, image 423, FHL film #803701. John S. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 457, page 324, image 142. John A. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  3. [S3977] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5 BIB MM-138, Bible Records from New Jersey's Monmouth County Historical Association Library. MCHA Library, Vol. 1, A-B, compiled and transcribed by Carol Fisher Megill, pages 192-206 BROWER. . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  4. [S3977] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5 BIB MM-138, Bible Records from New Jersey's Monmouth County Historical Association Library. MCHA Library, Vol. 1, A-B, compiled and transcribed by Carol Fisher Megill, pages 192-206 BROWER. Newspaper death notice. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  5. [S1913] Judith B. Cronk, compiler, Intestates and Others From the Orphans Court Books of Monmouth Co., N.J. (n.p.: Clearfield, 2002), page 122. Hereinafter cited as Int. & Oth. Orphans Court, Monmouth Co., NJ.
  6. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 876, page 405B, image 231, FHL film #552375. John S. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  7. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 792, FHL film #1254792, page 429.4000, ED 121, image 0195. John S. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

John S. Brower1

b. circa 1831, d. before June 1880
  • He appeared on the census of 19 July 1860 in the household of Charles Brouwer at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York; Wappingers Falls Post Office. Charles H. Brower, age 50, born in New York. Boiler maker. Real estate valued at $400, personal estate at $100. In the household are Henrieta Brower (age 40), Charles P. Brower (19), Amanda Brower (11), John S. Brower (29, shoemaker), Elizabeth E. Brower (29) and Alphonso Brower (2).2
  • John S. Brower appeared on the census on 18 August 1870 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, John Brower, age 39, born in New York. Shoemaker. In the household are Irene Brower (age 14) and Alfonzo Brower (12).4

Family: Elisabeth Eupheme Oliver b. 19 Dec 1830, d. 15 Feb 1905

Citations

  1. [S3978] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5 BIB OO-290, The Family Bible of Daniel Oliver. Copied by Shirley A. Mearns, May 1980 for the 1980-81 Lineage Committee, Wiltwyck Chapter DAR, Kingston, NY, pages 1-4 (BROWER). . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 740, page 811, FHL film #803740. Charles H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  3. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 800, page 44D, ED 164, FHL film #1254800. Elizabeth Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  4. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 927, page 484A, FHL film #552426. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

John S. Brower1

b. circa 1831
  • John S. Brower was born circa 1831 at New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 24 August 1850 at Rahway, Essex Co., New Jersey, John S. Brower, age 19, born in New Jersey. Carriage Maker.1

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 450, page 417A. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

John Sanders Brower1

b. 3 April 1838, d. 14 September 1923
  • John Sanders Brower was born on 3 April 1838 at Franklin Co., North Carolina.1
  • He married Sarah Catherine Milstead on 8 November 1870.1
  • John Sanders Brower died on 14 September 1923 at Pine Valley, Yalobusha Co., Mississippi.1
  • He was buried at Hopewell Cemetery, Yalobusha Co., Mississippi.2
  • He appeared on the census on 31 October 1850 at North of the Yalobusha River, Yalobusha Co., Mississippi, as John Brower, age 12, born in Mississippi.3

Family: Sarah Catherine Milstead b. 29 Jan 1856, d. 28 Jul 1936

Citations

  1. [S2603] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G:11-B, Merle Brower - W.Bogardus Correspodence. Correspondence, pedigree charts, family papers. Pedigree of his direct line of ancestry provided by the correspondent. No sources are given. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Searched June 2009 using "Brower" in Mississippi. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  3. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 382, page 436, image 878. Jno. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

John Taylor Brower1

b. 13 December 1852, d. 24 February 1920
  • John Taylor Brower was born on 13 December 1852 at Salt Lake City, Utah.1
  • He married first on 27 July 1874 Jane Victoria Telford, daughter of John Dodds Telford and Sarah Matilda Coltrin.1
  • John Taylor Brower married second at Parker, Bringham Co., Idaho, on 26 April 1891 Josephine Workman, daughter of James Thomas Workman and Lucy Grice.2
  • John Taylor Brower died on 24 February 1920.1
  • He appeared on the census on 27 August 1860 at Grantsville, Tooele Co., Utah Territory, as John T. Brower, age 7, born in Utah.3
  • He appeared on the census on 3 August 1870 at Richmond, Cache Co., Utah Territory, as John T. Brower, age 16, works on the farm.4
  • John Taylor Brower and Jane Victoria Telford had seven children.5
  • John Taylor Brower and Josephine Workman had twelve children.6

Citations

  1. [S2436] Oradell Brower Triplett, Ariah Coats Brower Family (Privately printed: Oradell Brower Triplett, 1972?). William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. Page 98. Family Group sheet. Hereinafter cited as Ariah Coats Brower Family.
  2. [S2436] Oradell Brower Triplett, Ariah Coats Brower Family (Privately printed: Oradell Brower Triplett, 1972?). William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. Page 98, 103. Family Group sheet. Hereinafter cited as Ariah Coats Brower Family.
  3. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 1313, page 303, image 309. Ariah C. Brower family. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  4. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1610, page 173, image 348, Ariah Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  5. [S2436] Oradell Brower Triplett, Ariah Coats Brower Family (Privately printed: Oradell Brower Triplett, 1972?). William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. Page 101. Family Group sheet. Hereinafter cited as Ariah Coats Brower Family.
  6. [S2436] Oradell Brower Triplett, Ariah Coats Brower Family (Privately printed: Oradell Brower Triplett, 1972?). William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. Page 103. Family Group sheet. Hereinafter cited as Ariah Coats Brower Family.

John Thomas Brower1

b. 10 February 1844
  • John Thomas Brower was born on 10 February 1844 at Marion Co., Missouri.1
  • He appeared on the census on 7 November 1850 at Union, Marion Co., Missouri, age 6.2
  • He appeared on the census on 18 June 1860 at Union, Marion Co., Missouri, age 16.3

Citations

  1. [S2234] Lilly Martin, Descendants of Adam Brouwer, Descendants Report, May 2008. A report compiled by Lilly Martin. Information found here is focused on the descendants of Jacob Brouwer (no.65 in the report). Received from Lilly Martin by Chris Chester, Kent, New York.
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432-406, p.358, image 201. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  3. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Roll M563-632, p.0, image 405. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

John Thomas Brower1

b. circa 1849
  • John Thomas Brower was born circa 1849 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.2
  • Also known as Thomas Brower (as called on the 1870 census).2
  • He appeared on the census on 29 August 1850 at 5th Ward, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, as John Brower, age 1.3
  • He appeared on the census on 20 June 1860 at 11th Ward Dist. 2, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, as John Brower, age 12.4
  • He appeared on the census on 4 June 1870 at 20th Ward, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, as Thomas Brower, age 21, working in a book bindery, single and living with his parents.2
  • He appeared on the census on 1 June 1880 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, as John T. Brower, age 32, a printer, single and living with his parents.1

Citations

  1. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll T9-853, FHL film 1254853, p.48.3, ED 194, image 0418. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  2. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll M593-960, p.1, image 1. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  3. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432-518, p.77, image 420. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  4. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Roll M653-770, p.326, image 327. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

John Van Alstyne Brower1

b. 25 May 1812, d. 12 January 1865
  • John Van Alstyne Brower was born on 25 May 1812 at New Jersey.3
  • He married Mary Bloomfield on 12 October 1836.1,3
  • John Van Alstyne Brower died on 12 January 1865.4
  • Also known as John V. Brower.2
  • He was a member of the at Fifth Ave. Presbyterian Church, New York City, New York, on 6 April 1837 joined with a letter of transfer signed by Gardiner Spring of the Brick Presbyterian Church, New York, and was dismissed on 6 Apr 1843 to the Reformed Dutch Church, Franklin St., New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 30 September 1850 at Van Vorst, Hudson Co., New Jersey, John V. Brower, age 38, born in New Jersey. In the household are Mary B. Brower (age 35), John V. Brower (13), Bloomfield Brower (11), Mary B. Brower (9), Edwin C. Brower (7), Frederick B. Clement (7), Mary A. Kelly (19).5
  • He applied for a U. S. passport on 25 November 1863 "John V. Brower, born in New York City, on or about 25 May 1812," accompanied by wife and daughter.6

Family: Mary Bloomfield b. 11 Nov 1814

Citations

  1. [S1870] Elfrieda A. Kraege, "Records of the Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church New York, 1808-1859", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vols. 105-113 (1974-1983): 105:225. Hereinafter cited as "Fifth Ave. Presb. Ch. NYC."
  2. [S3719] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 28. Handwritten chart of the descendants of Garret Brouwer and Mary Le Foy. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  3. [S3719] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 30. 3rd handwritten chart of the descendants of Thomas LeFoy Brower. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  4. [S3719] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 30. 3rd handwritten chart of the descendants of Thomas LeFoy Brower. Written at 90 degrees in margin. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  5. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 452, page 349B. John V. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  6. [S3996] Ancestry.com,"U. S. Passport Applications, 1795-1925."National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), Washington D. C. ; Passport Applications, 1795-1905; Microfilm Serial: M1372. Online www.ancestry.com., Roll #120. John V. Brower. Hereinafter cited as U. S. Passport Applications.

John W. Brower1

b. 25 November 1830, d. 7 December 1851
  • John W. Brower was born on 25 November 1830 (calculated from age at death, g.s.).
  • He died on 7 December 1851 ; "age 21-0-12."1
  • He was buried at Lattingtown Ground, Ulster Co., New York.1

Citations

  1. [S2790] Richard Frisbie,"Ulster County Cemeteries, Town of Marlborough", online http://www.hopefarm.com/marbocem.htm. Cemetery and Burying ground inscriptions of the New York State Ulster County towns from the book "Old Gravestones of Ulster County"by Dr. J. Wilson Poucher and Byron J. Terwilliger c1931. Retrieved Sept. 2009. Lattingtown Ground. Hereinafter cited as Ulster County Cemeteries, Town of Marlborough.

John W. Brower1

b. circa 1843
  • John W. Brower was born circa 1843 at Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut.
  • He appeared on the census on 14 October 1850 at Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, as John M. Brower, age 7.2

Citations

  1. [S2760] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 3, File B, Jan Brouwer of Flatlands. Correspondent File 29-F. No sources cited. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 44, page 488B, image 660. Thomas J. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

John W. Brower1

b. circa 1872
  • John W. Brower was born circa 1872 at Atlantic Co., New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 19 June 1880 at Galloway, Atlantic Co., New Jersey, John W. Brower, age 8, born in New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 770, page 147A, ED 5, FHL film #1254770. Burris Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

John W. Brower1

b. March 1886
  • John W. Brower was born in March 1886 at Pennsylvania.1
  • He appeared on the census on 11 June 1900 at Union, Centre Co., Pennsylvania, John W. Brower, born Mar 1886 in Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 1392, page 6A, ED 41. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

John Wesley Brower1

b. 19 May 1849, d. 6 April 1926
  • John Wesley Brower was born on 19 May 1849 at Cass Co., Indiana.1
  • He married Melissa Wheeldon on 3 November 1875.1
  • John Wesley Brower died on 6 April 1926 at Lacona, Lucas Co., Iowa.1
  • He was buried at Monroe Cemetery, Ravenwood, Nodaway Co., Missouri.1
  • He appeared on the census on 12 September 1850 at Clinton, Cass Co., Indiana, as "John W. Brown," age 1.2
  • He appeared on the census on 6 August 1860 at Jackson Twp., Lucas Co., Iowa, as John W. Brewer, age 11, born in Indiana.3
  • He appeared on the census on 22 August 1870 at Jackson Twp., Lucas Co., Iowa, as John W. Brower, age 21, born in Indiana, a farmer, living with his parents.4
  • He appeared on the census on 7 June 1880 at Jackson Twp., Lucas Co., Iowa, as John W. Brower, age 31, born in Indiana, his father born in New York and mother in Ohio. He is a farmer. With him are his wife Melissa, and sons James and Albert.5
  • He appeared on the census in 1895 at Jackson, Lucas Co., Iowa, John W. Brower, age 46, born in Indiana.6
  • He appeared on the census on 9 June 1900 at Jackson Twp., Lucas Co., Iowa, John W. Brower, age 51, born May 1849 in Indiana. Father born in New York, mother in Kentucky. Married for 24 years. Day laborer. In the household are his wife Melissa, son James, and daughter Malissa.7
  • He appeared on the census in 1905 at Ward 3, Brainerd, Crow Wing Co., Minnesota.1
  • He appeared on the census on 18 April 1910 at Ward 3, Brainerd, Crow Wing Co., Minnesota, John Brower, age 61, born in Indiana. Father born in Vermont, mother in Indiana. Laborer, odd jobs. In the household is his wife Malissa.8
  • He appeared on the census in 1915 at Jackson, Lucas Co., Iowa, John W. Brower, age 66, born in Cass Co., Indiana. Father born in New York, mother in Kentucky. Earned $360 in 1914.9
  • He appeared on the census in January 1920 at Kelliher, Beltrami Co., Minnesota, as J. W. Brower, age 70, born in Indiana. Father born in New York, mother in Indiana. Father in the household of J. J. Brower.10
  • After 1920 John Wesley Brower resided at Maryville, Nodaway Co., Missouri; and also at Ravenwood and Monroe, Nodaway Co., Missouri.1

Family: Melissa Wheeldon b. 12 May 1855, d. 28 Jan 1926

Citations

  1. [S1848] Jeremiah John Brower, Descendant Report, January 2008 (updated January 2012), Lois Brower, compiler, Lois Brower, California.
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432-137, p.490, image 606. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  3. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Roll M653-333, p.139, image 140. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  4. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll M593-406, p.616, image 487. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  5. [S216] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day-Saints, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Salt Lake City: FamilySearch (TM) Internet Genealogy Service, 2000, 2002), Federal census, Roll T9-352, FHL film 1254352, p.458.1000, ED 103, image 0077. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  6. [S3985] Ancestry.com,"Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925", online www.ancestry.com. Original data: Microfilm of Iowa State Censuses, 1856, 1885, 1895, 1905, 1915, 1925 as well various special censuses from 1836-1897 obtained from the State Historical Society of Iowa via Heritage Quest. Iowa State Census, 1895. Hereinafter cited as Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925.
  7. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 445, page 5A, ED 74. John W. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  8. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T624, Roll 694, page 6A, ED 34, FHL film #1374707. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  9. [S3985] Ancestry.com,"Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925", online www.ancestry.com. Original data: Microfilm of Iowa State Censuses, 1856, 1885, 1895, 1905, 1915, 1925 as well various special censuses from 1836-1897 obtained from the State Historical Society of Iowa via Heritage Quest. 1915 State census. Roll IA1915 311. Hereinafter cited as Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925.
  10. [S7] MyFamily.com, 1920 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T625, Roll 823, page 1A, ED 48. J J Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Census.

John William Brower1

b. 8 January 1854, d. 28 February 1917
  • John William Brower was born on 8 January 1854 at Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey.1
  • He was baptized on 23 November 1856 at Second Reformed Church, Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey.2
  • He married Rachel A. Bogert, daughter of Henry A. Bogert and Jane Terhune, at Willis St. Baptist Church, Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey, on 20 October 1887.1
  • John William Brower died on 28 February 1917.1
  • He was buried at Mount Hebron Cemetery, Montclair, Essex Co., New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 31 July 1860 at Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey, as John Brower, age 7, born in New Jersey.3
  • He appeared on the census on 9 July 1870 at Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey, as John W. Brower, age 15, born in New Jersey.4
  • He appeared on the census on 4 June 1880 at Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey, as John W. Brower, age 26, born in New Jersey. Single. At home.5

Citations

  1. [S3448] Michael Costa, "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1783)," e-mail message from Michael Costa at e-mail address to Chris Chester, October 31, 2010, Family Group Sheets prepared by Michael Costa. Sources included. Hereinafter cited as "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1873)."
  2. [S3448] Michael Costa, "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1783)," e-mail message from Michael Costa at e-mail address to Chris Chester, October 31, 2010, Family Group Sheets prepared by Michael Costa. Citing: . "SECOND REFORMED CHURCH AT PATERSON, NJ, Baptisms. BAPTISMS 1828 - 1882. Taken from The Pastor And The Church or Rev. John H. DURYEA, D.D.and the Second Reformed Church at Paterson, N.J. By Rev. Theo. W. WELLES, D.D., Pastor of the Church", p. 30, SECOND REFORMED CHURCH AT PATERSON, NJ BAPTISMS 1828 - 1882 Originally Published by New York Board of Publication of the Reformed Church in America, 25 East 22nd Street, 1896. Previously published in hard copy (n.p.: Reprinted by The Passaic County Historical Society Genealogy Club, 1896). Online at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~njpchsgc/chu/…. Hereinafter cited as "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1873)."
  3. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 706, page 1013 image 708, FHL film #803706. Peter Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  4. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 884, page 202A, image 56, FHL film #552383. Peter J. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  5. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 794, FHL film #1254794, page 161.1000, ED 137, image 0326. Maria Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

John Willis Brower1

b. 26 September 1897
  • John Willis Brower was born on 26 September 1897 at Revere, Massachusetts.1
  • He appeared on the census on 9 June 1900 at Ward 6, Somerville, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, as John W. Brower, age 2, born Sept. 1897 in Massachusetts.2

Citations

  1. [S722] "Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910."(Online database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004), (From original records held by the Massachusetts Archives). Online www.AmericanAncestors.org., Vol. 468, page 407. John Willis Brower birth record. Parents William Herbert Brower and Katherine T. Whittemore, residing on Mill Street.. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910.
  2. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 666, page 13A, ED 949. William H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Johnie Brower1

b. between 1887 and 1891, d. August 1891
  • Johnie Brower was probably born between 1887 and 1891 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.
  • He died in August 1891.1
  • He was buried on 31 August 1891 at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.1

Citations

  1. [S4756] "Green-Wood, A National Historic Landmark", online www.green-wood.com. , Retrieved June 2012. Brower, Johnie, Lot 523, section 68. Hereinafter cited as Green-Wood Cemetery.

Johnny Brower1

b. 28 February 1902, d. 5 March 1902
  • Johnny Brower was born on 28 February 1902.1
  • He died on 5 March 1902.1
  • He was buried at Osbornville Protestant Church Cemetery, Osbornville, Ocean Co., New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved December 2010. "Johnny Brower." Mem. #57489634. Aug 22, 2010, by Donna Brower. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.

Johnson Brower1

b. 1809
  • Also known as Johnson Brewer.3,4
  • Johnson Brower appeared on the census in 1861 at Portland, Frontenac Co., Ontario, Canada, as Johnson Brewer, age 53, born in Canada, married. Recorded next to his son, Isaac Brewer.3
  • He appeared on the census in 1871 at Hallowell, Prince Edward Co., Ontario, Canada, as Johnson Brower, age 62, born in Ontario. Religion: Friends. With him is his wife, Eliza, age 59. They are enumerated in the household of Alexander Derbyshire, age 45, born in Ontario, with his family, wife Sarah, age 39, and children Erwin (21), Eliza (19), George (15), Annetta (13), Martha (11), John A. (9), Allen (5), and Robert (4).5

Family: Harriet Spafford b. c 1812

Citations

  1. [S1202] Grant Johnston and Richard Brewer,"Brewer DNA Project (Includes Bruer, Brower, Brew, etc.)", online http://www.familytreedna.com/public/BrewerDNA/. , Kit 50688 Isaac Brower Berkhoven (e-mail address). May 2006.. Hereinafter cited as Brewer DNA Project.
  2. [S2527] The Trinity Church Story a.k.a. "The Hill Manuscript", Unpublished Manuscript, ca.1924, Box 7, Catalog Item no.77, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. This manuscript is only available in a few libraries. Although it provides an interesting account of the Anneke Jans-Trinity Church legal battles, the genealogies, especially for the earlier generations, are unreliable. page 27.
  3. [S2658] Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1861 Census of Canada., Online Database (Provo, UT., USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2009), Original data: Library and Archives Canada. Census returns for 1916 Census of Prairie Provinces. Ottawa, Canada: Library and Archives Canada. T-21925 to T-21956. Roll C-1022. Johnson Brewer. Hereinafter cited as 1861 Census of Canada.
  4. [S2661] Jeremiah Spofford, A Genealogical Record: Including Two Generations in Female Lines of Families Spelling Their Name Spofford, Spafford, Spafard, and Spaford, Descendant of John Spafford and Elizabeth Scott, Who Emigrated in 1638 from Yorkshire, England and Settled at Rowley, Essex County, Mass. (Boston: Alfred Mudge & Sons, 1888), page 160. Hereinafter cited as Spofford, Spafford Genealogy.
  5. [S2659] Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1871 Census of Canada., Online Database (Provo, UT., USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2009), Appreciation is expressed to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for providing the 1871 Canada Census Index. Images reproduced by courtesy of Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Canada. Original data: Library and Archives Canada. Census of Canada, 1871. Ottawa, Canada: Library and Archives Canada. Microfilm C-9888 to C-9975, C-9977 to C-10097, C-10344 to C-10388, C-10390 to C-10395, to C-10540 to C-10570. Family no. 124, Alexander Derbyshire household. Hereinafter cited as 1871 Census of Canada.

Jonas Brower1

  • Jonas Brower was named in his father's will dated on 24 January 1850.1

Citations

  1. [S2933] New York Surrogate's Court (Ulster County), Wills Vol. M, 1848-1853; FHL film #0842594 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1970), Microreproduction of manuscript and typescript, M:508-10. Hereinafter cited as Ulster Co., NY Wills v. M 1848-1853.

Jonathan Brower1

  • Jonathan Brower was born at New York City, New York.1
  • He married Sally Watner at Presbyterian Church, Newtown (now Elmhurst), Queens Co., Long Island, New York, on 24 April 1802.1

Citations

  1. [S2009] "Records of the Presbyterian Church, Newtown (now Elmhurst), Queens County, Long Island, N.Y.", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vols. 55, 56 (1924,1925): 56:180. Hereinafter cited as "Newtown Presb. Church, NYGBR 55,56 (1924,25)."

Jonathan Hussey Brower1

b. 1 November 1859, d. 18 November 1918
  • Jonathan Hussey Brower was born on 1 November 1859 at Grantsville, Tooele Co., Utah.1
  • He married Mary Hanna Hinks, daughter of Richard Hinks and Margaret Ramsey, on 9 April 1881.1
  • Jonathan Hussey Brower died on 18 November 1918.1
  • He appeared on the census on 27 August 1860 at Grantsville, Tooele Co., Utah Territory, as Jonathan Brower, age 1, born in Utah.2
  • He appeared on the census on 3 August 1870 at Richmond, Cache Co., Utah Territory, as Jonathan Brower, age 10, at school.3
  • He appeared on the census on 18 June 1880 at Richmond, Cache Co., Utah, as Jonathan Brower, age 20, single, a laborer.4
  • Jonathan Hussey Brower and Mary Hanna Hinks had nine children.5

Citations

  1. [S2436] Oradell Brower Triplett, Ariah Coats Brower Family (Privately printed: Oradell Brower Triplett, 1972?). William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. Page 98. Family Group sheet. Hereinafter cited as Ariah Coats Brower Family.
  2. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 1313, page 303, image 309. Ariah C. Brower family. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  3. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1610, page 173, image 348, Ariah Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  4. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 1336, FHL film #1255336, page 241.1000, ED 13. A.C. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  5. [S2436] Oradell Brower Triplett, Ariah Coats Brower Family (Privately printed: Oradell Brower Triplett, 1972?). William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. Page 107. Family Group sheet. Hereinafter cited as Ariah Coats Brower Family.

Jonathan L. Brower

b. 6 September 1817, d. 23 May 1876
  • Jonathan L. Brower was born on 6 September 1817 at New York.1
  • He married first circa 1840 Ascenath Wilder.2
  • Jonathan L. Brower married second at Michigan on 11 December 1847 Sarah Mariah Vansice.3
  • Jonathan L. Brower died on 23 May 1876 at Wellsville, Montgomery Co., Missouri; age 59y 3m 17d (g.s.).1
  • He was buried at Wellsville Cemetery, Wellsville, Montgomery Co., Missouri.1
  • Also known as Jonathan L. Brewer.4
  • Also known as Jonathan Lyon Olonzo Brower.2
  • He appeared on the census on 25 September 1850 at Parma, Monroe Co., New York, as Jonathan L. Brower, age 33, born in New York. A lawyer. In the household are his wife Maria, daughter Flora E., and Charles C. Bliss, age 20, a laborer.3
  • He appeared on the census on 20 June 1860 at Bingham, Clinton Co., Michigan, Jonathan L. Brewer, age 44, born in New York. A master carpenter. Real estate valued at $1000, personal estate at $250. In the household are his wife Maria, and children Edward J., William J., Benjamine F., Matthew J., and "unidentified" age 0.4

Family 1: Ascenath Wilder b. 10 Jan 1817, d. 9 May 1846

Family 2: Sarah Mariah Vansice b. 2 Dec 1828, d. 7 Sep 1913

Citations

  1. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved Nov. 2009. "Jonathan L. Brower," Missouri, Montgomery County. Record added April 17, 2009 by Bobbi Dunn. Includes photo of gravestone. Spouse: Sarah (Maria) Brower. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  2. [S2882] Lilly Martin and Lee Ann Tazladyok, Missouri J.L. Brower Family of Montgomery Co in "J.L. Brower Family of Montgomery Co., Missouri", listserve message to RootsWeb: Brower-L, 23 March 2006. Printout dated 3 Dec 2009, http://newsarch.rootsweb.com/th/read/BROWER/2006-03/…. Hereinafter cited as J.L. Brower Family of Montgomery Co., Missouri.
  3. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 529, page 64A, image 134. Wm. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  4. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 540, page 973, image 212. Jonathan L. Brewer household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  5. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 705, FHL film #1254705, page 175.1000, ED 114, image 0351. Mariah Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Joseph Brower1

b. circa 1845, d. before 1860
  • Joseph Brower was born circa 1845 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.1
  • He possibly died before 1860 as he is no longer found in the census records with the family.
  • He appeared on the census on 29 August 1850 at 5th Ward, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, age 5.1

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432-518, p.77, image 420. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Joseph Brower1

b. September 1828, d. 3 May 1908
  • Joseph Brower was born in September 1828 at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.1,2
  • He married Elizabeth McGregor before September 1850.1,3
  • Joseph Brower died on 3 May 1908 at St. Vincent (Hospital), Birmingham, Jefferson Co., Alabama; age 80 years.4
  • Also known as Joseph Brewer.3
  • He appeared on the census on 13 September 1850 at 2nd Ward, Southwark, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, as Joseph Brewer, age 22, born in Pennsylvania, a clerk. With him are his wife, Elizabeth, and John McGregor, age 50, a merchant.3
  • Joseph is also enumerated, on 23 Aug 1850, in his father's household. The entry records his age as 12, which was likely a mistake for 22, as an occupation of Store Keeper is also given.5
  • He appeared on the census on 4 June 1860 at Ward 1, Precinct 4, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, as Joseph Brewer, age 31, born in Pennsylvania, Gentleman. With wife Elizabeth, and children John M., Ann P., and Joseph, and Anna M. Britton, age 18, a servant.6
  • He appeared on the census on 21 June 1870 at Ward 3, District 9, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, as Joseph Brower, age 42, born in Pennsylvania, "keeping Trimming Store." Real estate valued at $12,000, personal estate at $1500. With him are his wife Elizabeth, and children John, Anna, Joseph, Thomas, and James.7
  • He appeared on the census on 7 June 1880 at Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, as Joseph Brower, age 51, born in Pennsylvania. A "Tipstone O." Father born in New Jersey, mother in Pennsylvania. In the household are his wife Elizabeth, and sons John, Thomas, and James.8
  • He appeared on the census on 1 June 1900 at Ocean City, Cape May Co., New Jersey, Joseph Brower, age 71, born Sep 1828 in Pennsylvania. Both parents born in New Jersey. A widower. In the household are sons John M. Brower, and James W. Brower.2

Family: Elizabeth McGregor b. 25 Dec 1831, d. 28 Feb 1900

Citations

  1. [S1202] Grant Johnston and Richard Brewer,"Brewer DNA Project (Includes Bruer, Brower, Brew, etc.)", online http://www.familytreedna.com/public/BrewerDNA/. , Kit N46637-Percy W. Brewer, contact Sam Chappell. (This can also be found at Steve Brewer's website http://brewer.genealogy.googlepages.com/ftdnapedigrees). Hereinafter cited as Brewer DNA Project.
  2. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 960, page 1A, ED 114. Joseph Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 821, p.159, image 320. Joseph Brewer household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  4. [S2849] "Alabama Statewide Deaths, 1908-1974", online FamilySearch RecordSearch. Https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Alabama_Statewide_Death_Certificates. Alabama Department of Health. Certificates of death. Digital copies of originals housed at Alabama Department of Health. Retrieved Nov. 2009. Joseph Brower, age 80, born in Philadelphia, widower. Father's name: Wm. Brower, mother: Mrs. Wm. Brower. Hereinafter cited as Alabama Statewide Deaths, 1908-1974.
  5. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 822, p.382, image 288. William Brewer household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  6. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 1151, p.178, image 179. Joseph Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  7. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1389, p.541, image 319. Joseph Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  8. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 1184, FHL film #1255184, p.219.3000, ED 532, image 0440. Joseph Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Joseph Brower1

b. 29 January 1806
  • Joseph Brower was born on 29 January 1806 at Dutchess Co., New York.1,2
  • He was baptized on 11 September 1811 at First Presbyterian Church, New Hamburg (Wappingers Creek), Dutchess Co., New York.1,2
  • He probably married Mary Farrington on 21 December 1831 at Reformed Dutch Church, New Hackensack, Dutchess Co., New York, "Joseph Brewer of Fishkill and Mary Farrington of Poughkeepsie."3
  • Also known as Joseph Brewer.4
  • Joseph Brower appeared on the census in 1840 at Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, with a household of 1 male 30-40, 1 female 5-10, 1 female 30-40.5
  • He appeared on the census on 10 August 1850 at Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, Joseph Brower, age 42, born in New York. A farmer. In the household are Maria E. Brower, age 16; and Louisa Warren, age 22. He is enumerated next to Sylvester Brower.6
  • He appeared on the census on 1 August 1860 at Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, Joseph Brower, age 53, born in New York. A farmer. Real estate valued at $3500, personal estate at $2190. In the household are William Norris, age 32, born in New York, a farmer; Maria E. Norris, age 26, born in New York; Walter V. A. Norris, age 2, born in New York; and Catherine Taylor, age 38, born in Nova Scotia, a domestic.7
  • He appeared on the census on 9 July 1870 at Fishkill Plains, Dutchess Co., New York, Joseph Brower, age 65, born in New York. A farmer. Real estate valued at $5500, personal estate at $2000. He lives alone. Enumerated on the same census sheet is his brother, Sylvester Brower.8
  • He appeared on the census on 7 June 1880 at Hughsonville, Town of Wappingers, Dutchess Co., New York, Joseph Brower, age 74, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A widower. A farmer. Lives alone. His brother Sylvester is enumerated two households away.9

Family: Mary Farrington b. bt 1800 - 1810, d. b 1850

Citations

  1. [S1795] "Brouwer Beginnings" by William J. Hoffman, Manuscript, BB-50, New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, New York City, New York.
  2. [S2885] Arthur C.M. Kelly, New York Births & Baptisms I, Southeast Region, New York State, 1660-1916., CD-ROM (Rhinebeck,N.Y.: Kinship), New York Births & Baptisms, New Hamburg First Prebyterian Church (Wappingers Creek): 1811-1862. Hereinafter cited as New York Births & Baptisms I, Southeast Region, New York State.
  3. [S1706] Maria Bockee Carpenter Tower, Records of the Reformed Dutch Church of New Hackensack, Dutchess County, New York (Bowie, Maryland: Heritage Books, Inc., 2000 (org.1932)), p.110. Hereinafter cited as RDC New Hackensack, NY.
  4. [S1418] Lilly Martin, "Correction," e-mail message from Martin, Lilly (unknown address) to Chris Chester, Lilly Martin, Richard Brewer and Karen Sims, 23 Dec 2006, "Fishkill Dutch Reformed Church, Dutchess Co NY
    Cornelius Brower married Letty Green June 5, 1799
    At the same place: William Brower married Susanah Green Jan 14, 1800
    Will and Sue had these kids:
    1. Letitia BREWER, marrried 1-10-1827 John Tanner, 1st Presbyterian Church, Wappingers Falls.
    2. Abram BREWER, married 8-30-1842 Jane Ann Faerington, 1st Pres. Wapp. Falls
    3. Sylvestor BREWER baptised 9-11-1811
    4. Abraham BREWER baptised 9-11-1811
    5. Joseph BREWER baptised 9-11-1811
    Note: these 3 'group' baptisms above all were at 1st Presb. Ch. Wapp. Falls.
    Will and Sue were married in ONE church, but left and baptised kids in another church in the same area, and their kids were married in the second church.". Hereinafter cited as "L. Martin e-mail 12-23-2006."
  5. [S403] Ronald V., Accelerated Indexing Systems Jackson, compiler1840 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M704, Roll 278, page 44. Hereinafter cited as 1840 US Census.
  6. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 496, page 73A, image 152. Joseph Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  7. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 742, page 602, image 87. Joseph Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  8. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 925, page 252, image 508. Sylvester Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  9. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 826, FHL film #1254826, page 461.1000, ED 73, image 0090. Joseph Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.