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Henrietta Brower1

b. circa 1856
  • Henrietta Brower was born circa 1856 at Hurley, Ulster Co., New York.
  • She appeared on the census on 24 August 1860 at Hurley, Ulster Co., New York, as Henrietta Brower, age 4, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 870, page 0, image 542. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Henrietta Brower1

b. 5 April 1851
  • Henrietta Brower was born on 5 April 1851 at New Brunswick, Middlessex Co., New Jersey.1
  • She married Joseph Edgar Meeker.1
  • Henrietta Brower appeared on the census on 9 July 1860 at New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey, Henretta Brower, age 7, born in New Jersey.2

Citations

  1. [S3352] Barbara H. Benjamin, "Query 1997-45", New Netherland Connections Vol. 2, page 50 (1997). Hereinafter cited as "Query 1997-45."
  2. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 700, page 141, FHL film #803700. J. Voorhees household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Henry Brower

b. before 1764
  • Henry Brower was born before 1764.
  • He appeared on the census in 1790 at Schenectady (south of the Mohawk), (then Albany Co.), New York, Household of 3 males over 16, and 2 females. A Jellis Brewer also lives in Schentecady in 1790.1

Citations

  1. [S668] Ronald Vern Jackson, compiler, Heads of Families at the First Census of the United States Taken in the Year 1790 - New York (Bountiful, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems Inc., 1978), p.42. Hereinafter cited as 1790 Census, New York.

Henry Brower1

b. circa 1834
  • Henry Brower was born circa 1834 at Ohio.1
  • He appeared on the census on 29 August 1850 at Lawrenceburg, Dearborn Co., Indiana, age 16.1

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432-141, p.260, image 90. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S1315] Willam Henry Roll, "The Roll Family Windmill", RootsWeb.com, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi 2005 There are errors in this database. Events and dates cited with this source must be confirmed with more reliable evidence. Use as a guide.,citing "The Bennet-Voorhees Papers" in the private collection of David Eoff.

Henry Brower1

b. 25 March 1806, d. 4 March 1894
  • Henry Brower was born on 25 March 1806 at Paterson, New Jersey.2,3
  • He was baptized on 26 March 1806 at Old Dutch Church, Totowa, (then Essex, now Passaic Co.), New Jersey; sponsors: De Vader, en moeder (father and mother).2
  • He married Margaret Hawthorne, daughter of John Hawthorne and Margaret, at Vandewater Church, New York City, New York, on 14 June 1829.4
  • Henry Brower died on 4 March 1894 at Charlestown, Massachusetts.4
  • He was buried at Woodlawn Cemetery, Chelsea, Massachusetts.3
  • Also known as Henry Brewer.5
  • Also known as Hendric Brower.2
  • He appeared on the census on 7 August 1850 at Charlestown, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, as Henry Brower, age 44, born in New Jersey, a tailor, with wife Margaret (age 46, b. New Jersey), children John H. (20, NJ), Catherine (17, Ma.), Elizabeth R. (16, Ma.), Henry, Jr. (8, Ma.), and James Stevens (age 33).6
  • He appeared on the census on 17 July 1860 at Charlestown, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, as Henry Brower, age 56, born in New Jersey, a tailor. With him are his wife Margaret, daughters Catherine C., and Elizabeth R., son Henry, son John H., and his wife Sarah J., and Jane Stevenson, age 70.7
  • He appeared on the census on 5 July 1870 at Ward 1, Charlestown, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, as Henry Brower, age 63, born in New Jersey. A tailor, with personal estate valued at $1000. In the household are his wife Margaret and daughters Catherine and a Elizabeth.8
  • He appeared on the census on 2 June 1880 at Ward 2, Boston, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts, as Henry Brewer (or Brower) age 74, born in New Jersey. Both parents born in New Jersey. A tailor. A widower. In the household are his two single daughters Catherine and Elizabeth, and a housekeeper, Margaret Ryder, age 39.5

Family: Margaret Hawthorne b. 1804, d. 18 Nov 1873

Citations

  1. [S751] "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. [S1520] William Nelson, compiler, History of The Old Dutch Church at Totowa, Paterson, New Jersey, 1755-1827 (Paterson, New Jersey: Press and Publishing Co., 1892), transcribed online at www.olivetreegenealogy.com. Hereinafter cited as Old Dutch Church at Totowa Recs.. Https://archive.org/details/historyofolddutc01nels.
  3. [S641] "Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850", online www.newenglandancestors.org. Vital Records of Chelsea, GR3 (grave record, Woodlawn Cemetery). Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850.
  4. [S751] "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). Hereinafter cited as Genealogy.com GenForum.
  5. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 553, FHL film #1254553, page 141.3000, ED 610, image 0369. Henry Brewer household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  6. [S209] 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.
  7. [S227] 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.
  8. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 625, page 42, image 85. Henry Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Henry Brower

b. after 1792
  • Father*: Gerrit Brouwer b. 1752, d. 12 Apr 1812
  • Mother*: Mary b. 1774 or 1780, d. 25 Dec 1820
  • Henry Brower was born after 1792.
  • Henry was the only child mentioned by name in his father's will of 3 Mar 1812. He was then under lawful age.1

Citations

  1. [S1434] New York, Surrogate's Court (Dutchess Co.) Wills Vol. C-D 1806-1815; FHL film #913661 (Salt Lake City: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1972), Microfilm of the original records in the Dutchess County courthouse, Book D, pp.100-101. Hereinafter cited as NY Surr. Ct. Dutchess Co. Wills v. C-D.

Henry Brower

b. 28 October 1802, d. 24 July 1872
  • Henry Brower was born on 28 October 1802.1
  • He was baptized on 28 November 1802 at Old Dutch Church, Totowa, (then Essex, now Passaic Co.), New Jersey; sponsors: De Vader, en moeder (father and mother).1
  • He married Mary.2
  • Henry Brower died on 24 July 1872.2,3
  • He was buried at Fairmont Cemetery, Newark, Essex Co., New Jersey.2,3
  • Also known as Henderic Brower.1
  • He appeared on the census on 16 July 1860 at 8th Ward, Newark, Essex Co., New Jersey, as Henry Brower, age 57, born in New Jersey, a hatter, with wife Mary (age 36), son Henry W. Brower (age 16), Mary E. Sands (age 28) and Ela L. Sands (age 7).4
  • He appeared on the census on 13 June 1870 at 8th Ward, Newark, Essex Co., New Jersey, as Henry Brower, age 68, born in New Jersey, a hatter, with wife Mary, age 55, both living in the household of Mary Alden (age 49).5

Family: Mary b. bt 1815 - 1824

Citations

  1. [S1520] William Nelson, compiler, History of The Old Dutch Church at Totowa, Paterson, New Jersey, 1755-1827 (Paterson, New Jersey: Press and Publishing Co., 1892), transcribed online at www.olivetreegenealogy.com. Hereinafter cited as Old Dutch Church at Totowa Recs.. Https://archive.org/details/historyofolddutc01nels.
  2. [S1471] William Bogardus, "E-mail correspondence from William Bogardus," e-mail message from Bogardus, William to Chris Chester and et al, April 23, 2007, to Chris Chester, Lilly Martin, Paul Brewer, et al; Ancestors and Descendants of William Brower who married Mariah Helm; "Their children: from "A Family History - Ancestry and Descendants of the Montgomery and Bowes Genealogical Lines", by Martha J.H. Kinsey, p. 163; and my own continued research:
    a. Abraham, b. 10 May 1785, d. bef. 1834, bp. 19 Jun 1785, Reformed Church, Claverack, Columbia Co., NY, m. ca. 1804, Mary ____, b. 1785, Canada, d. 1862, NJ
    b. Peter, b. 25 Jan 1788 [23 Feb 1788 in source cited in (1) above], d. 1 (or 10) Nov 1846, m. 3 (or 8) Oct 1811, Congregational Church, Mendham, NJ, Phoebe Dean, b. 1790
    c. William. b. 3 Jun 1792, bp. 8 Jul 1792, DRC Brooklyn, NY,d. ca. 1834, bur. Fairmount Cem., Newark, NJ, mar. ca. 1808, Mary _____
    d. Christina, b. 23 Sep 1793 [29 Sep 1793 in source cited herein] , bp. 3 Nov 1793, Old Dutch Church, Totowa, Paterson, NJ, d. 6 Apr 1876 [9 Apr in source cited herein], Newark Valley, Tioga Co., NY, mar. 18 Jan 1814 [11 Jan 1814 in source cited herein], William Taylor Noble, Elizabethtown, NJ, b. 16 Jun 1791, Pittsfield, MA, son of David Noble and Sarah Taylor, d. 7 Jan 1861, Newark Valley, Tioga Co., NY [Source: "History and Genealogy of the Family of Thomas Noble, of Westfield, Massachusetts...", by Lucius M. Boltwood, 1878, p. 673, with the family of Christina and William Noble]
    e. Maria, b. 7 Jan 1798, bp. 11 Feb 1798, Old Dutch Church, Totowa, Paterson, NJ, bur. Fairmount Cem., Newark, NJ, 25 Apr 1882, mar. 1818, Jonathan Ingham Kinsey, b. 1796, son of Charles Kinsey and Deborah Whealey, d. 1856
    f. Henry, b. 28 Oct 1802, bp. 28 Nov 1802, Old Dutch Church, Totowa, d. 24 Jul 1872, bur. Fairmount Cem., Newark, NJ, m. Mary _____, b. 1815, d. 1870". Hereinafter cited as "Wm. Bogardus e-mail."
  3. [S2074] Alfred Henry Brower, Brower Family, Photocopy of typescript, 1985, Rutgers University Special Collections, New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey. Obtained in July 2008. There are numerous errors regarding the early generations of Adam Brouwer's family in the manuscript, and it should be used with caution.. p.24.
  4. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Roll M653-689, p.433, image 495. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  5. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll M593-881, p.166, image 334. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Henry Brower1

b. circa 1835
  • Henry Brower was born circa 1835 at New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 10 August 1850 at Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey, age 15, employed as a painter.1

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432-461, p.312, image 379. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Henry Brower1

b. 1716, d. 14 April 1776 or 1777
  • Henry Brower was born in 1716.1
  • He died on 14 April 1776 or 1777.1
  • He was buried at Rombout or Presbyterian Churchyard, Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York.2
  • Surname is also spelled Brouwer.

Citations

  1. [S1907] "Fishkill Inscriptions", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol.23,24 (1892,1893): 24:35. Hereinafter cited as "Fishkill Inscriptions, NYGBR 23,24."
  2. [S1907] "Fishkill Inscriptions", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol.23,24 (1892,1893): 24:35. "Sacred to the Memory of Henry Brower / Born 1716 / Died April 14th / Aged 60 years". Hereinafter cited as "Fishkill Inscriptions, NYGBR 23,24."

Henry Brower1

b. before 1764

Family: Sarah Marschalk b. 24 Aug 1764, d. 2 Jan 1785

Citations

  1. [S1582] "Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New York", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols.5- (1874-): 30:100.
  2. [S1931] Connecticut Historical Society Collection, "Bible Record: Marschalk-Brower-Cruickshands", Connecticut Nutmegger vol.25, p.189 (Sep. 1992). Hereinafter cited as "Marschalk-Brower Bible."

Henry Brower1

b. circa 1753, d. 1823
  • Henry Brower was born circa 1753 at Chester Co., Pennsylvania, (second son).2
  • He married Elizabeth Young.3
  • Henry Brower died in 1823 at Franklin Co., Virginia.3,2
  • Henry Brower is named among the legacies of Christian Brower at the division of his estate on 30 May 1792. He is called the 2nd son.1
  • He appeared on the census in 1810 at Franklin Co., Virginia, as Henry Brower, Sr., with a household of 1 male over 45, 3 females 16-25, 1 female over 45. He is enumerated next to Henry Brower, Jr.4
  • He appeared on the census in 1820 at Franklin Co., Virginia, with a household of 1 male over 45, and 1 female over 45, 1 person engaged in agriculture. Daniel Brower is also in Franklin Co.5

Family: Elizabeth Young b. b 1765

Citations

  1. [S2015] "Will of Christian Brower of Chester Co., Pa.", Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine (March 1973): pp.4-6.. Hereinafter cited as "Christian Brower Will, PGM (1973)."
  2. [S2949] Dan Bowman, "The Henry Brower Family of Preble County, Ohio", Fellowship of Brethren Genealogists Newsletter Vol. 23, no. 4, page 73 (1991). Hereinafter cited as "Henry Brower Family."
  3. [S2480] Jay H. Brower, "The Browers of Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pa.", Mennonite Family History Vol. 4, no. 3, pages 103-105 (July 1985). Hereinafter cited as "The Browers of Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pa."
  4. [S135] MyFamily.com, 1810 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com Inc., 2003), Federal Census, Ser. M252, Roll 68, page 309, image 593. Hereinafter cited as 1810 US Census.
  5. [S136] Ancestry.com, 1820 United States Federal Census., Digital image of original census records (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal Census, Ser M33, Roll 136, page 136, image 149. Hereinafter cited as 1820 US Census.
  6. [S2485] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G (Hubert Brower), Hubert Brower, WBC 8:G. No. 90-B. Hubert Brower descendant chart showing one direct line of ancestry. No sources are provided. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Henry Brower1

b. circa 1842, d. before 9 June 1880
  • Henry Brower was born circa 1842 at New York.1
  • He married Louisa Watts, daughter of John Watts and Phebe, before June 1870.2
  • Henry Brower died before 9 June 1880.3
  • He appeared on the census on 10 October 1850 at Islip, Suffolk Co., New York, age 8.1
  • He appeared on the census on 22 June 1860 at Islip, Suffolk Co., New York, as Henry Brewer, age 18, born in New York. A mariner.4
  • He appeared on the census on 27 June 1870 at Islip, Suffolk Co., New York, as Henry Brower, age 29, born in New York. A station agent. With real estate valued at $2000. In the household is Lavenia Brower, age 24, keeping house.2
  • He appeared on the census on 9 June 1880 at Bayshore, Suffolk Co., New York, Henry Brower, age 38, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A merchant. There is a line through his entry and in the column, sick or disabled, is written "Dead." In the household are wife Lavenia Brower, 34; son Everett Brower, 2; nephew Peter Brower, 20, married, a clerk in a store; niece Alace Brower, 19, married, at home (presumed wife of Peter).3

Family: Louisa Watts b. 28 Oct 1845

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432 Roll 601, p.113, image 229. Smith Brower household.. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 1101, page 35B, image 75, FHL film #552600. Henry Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  3. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 935, FHL film #1254935, page 326.1000, ED 322, image 0380. Henry Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  4. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 865, page 1010, image 459, FHL film #803865. Smith Brewer household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Henry Brower1

b. 18 November 1845, d. 18 July 1848
  • Henry Brower was born on 18 November 1845 at Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey.2
  • He died on 18 July 1848; from scarlet fever.1

Citations

  1. [S2074] Alfred Henry Brower, Brower Family, Photocopy of typescript, 1985, Rutgers University Special Collections, New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey. Obtained in July 2008. There are numerous errors regarding the early generations of Adam Brouwer's family in the manuscript, and it should be used with caution.. p.29.
  2. [S2074] Alfred Henry Brower, Brower Family, Photocopy of typescript, 1985, Rutgers University Special Collections, New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey. Obtained in July 2008. There are numerous errors regarding the early generations of Adam Brouwer's family in the manuscript, and it should be used with caution.. p.29, 32.

Henry Brower

b. 23 August 1842, d. 11 May 1908
  • Henry Brower was born on 23 August 1842 at Charlestown, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts.1
  • He married Marietta Bailey at Charlestown, Massachusetts, on 24 November 1869.2
  • Henry Brower died on 11 May 1908 at 20 Auburn Street, Boston, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts; age 65-8-18.3
  • He was buried at Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Massachusetts.1,3
  • He appeared on the census on 7 August 1850 at Charlestown, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, age 8, born in Massachusetts.4
  • He appeared on the census on 17 July 1860 at Charlestown, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, age 17, born in Massachusetts, living with his parents.5
  • He appeared on the census on 8 August 1870 at Ward 3, Charlestown, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, as Henry Brower Jr., age 27, born in Massachusetts. A collector for the gas company. With him is his wife Marietta, age 25.6
  • He appeared on the census on 5 June 1880 at Boston, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts, as Henry Brower Jr., age 38, born in Massachusetts. Both parents born in New Jersey. A clerk for the gas company. In the household are his wife Mary E. and son Albert.7
  • He appeared on the census on 1 June 1900 at Ward 4, Boston, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts, as Henry Brower, age 57, born Aug 1843 in Massachusetts. Father born in New York, mother born in New Jersey. A book keeper. In the household are his wife M.E. and son A.E.8

Family: Marietta Bailey b. Aug 1844

Citations

  1. [S641] "Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850", online www.newenglandancestors.org. Vital Records of Cambridge, GR3 (grave record, Mt. Auburn Cemetery). Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850.
  2. [S705] "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.218, page 157. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910.
  3. [S705] "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. 11, page 109. Died of acute lobar pneumonia. Born in Charlestown. A cashier. Father Henry Brower born in Patterson, New Jersey; mother Margaret Hawthorne born in Newark, New Jersey. Buried at Mt. Auburn Cemetery in Cambridge. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910.
  4. [S209] 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. [S227] 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. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 625, page 323, image 647. Henry Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  7. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 553, FHL film #1254553, page 55.1000, ED 604, image 0197. Henry Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  8. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 677, page 1A, ED 1202. Henry Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Henry Brower1

b. 1756, d. before 1832
  • Henry Brower was probably born in 1756 (if age 20 in Aug 1776) in Dutchess or Westchester County, New York.
  • He died before 1832.1
  • Also known as Hendrick Brewer.2
  • Also known as Hendrick Brower.3,4
  • Also known as Hendrick Brouwer.5
  • He was a Revolutionary War soldier. Hendrick Brower, age 20, born in Dutchess County, a labourer, enlisted 7 Aug 1776 in Col. Jacobus Swartwout's Dutchess County Militia and served in Haight's Company. He was 5' 10" tall with a pale complextion, brown hair and light eyes.4
  • On 5 September 1789 From the Ledger of Dr. Elias Cornelius: Mrs. Youmans, medicine for her charged to Hendrick Brewer's account.
    Dec 1798: Abigail Youman (widow) 1792-31; the balance of her account was transferred to Hendrick Brewer's, 31 Dec 1798.6
  • He appeared on the census in 1800 at Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, as Hendrick Brower, with a household of 2 males under 10, 2 males 16-25, 1 male over 45, 1 female under 10, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 16-25, 1 female 26-44. Enumerated between William Hitchcock and William Parrish.3
  • Hoffman, in his "Brouwer Beginnings" manuscript notes, places Hendrick as a son of Jeremiah Brouwer and Elizabeth Van de Water. This Hendrick is not their son. Hoffman also stated that Hendrick married either "Youmans or Fuller." It is noted that Elias K. Brewer (b. ca. 1828) is stated to have married first, Mary Margaret Youmans and second Sarah Ann Fuller.

Family:

Citations

  1. [S2336] John Brewer file; W1706; Ser. M805; Roll 118 (www.heritagequestonline.com: Heritage Quest Online), Retrieved Feb 2009. In his Revolutionary War Pension application of 1832, John Brewer states that his father was named Henry, and that he had brothers Henry and Jacob, all of whom served during the Revolution.. http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/…,_john_rev_war_pen_file_ny.pdf.
  2. [S2939] Claire M. Lamers, "The Ledger of Doctor Elias Cornelius (1781-1810)", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols. 111-112 (1980-1981): 112:175. Hereinafter cited as "Ledger of Doctor Elias Cornelius."
  3. [S1987] "Federal Census, 1800, Dutchess County, New York", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol.65,66,67 (1934,1935,1936): 65:277. Hereinafter cited as "1800 Census, Dutchess Co., NY, NYGBR 65,66."
  4. [S3197] Frank J. Doherty, "Colonel Jacobus Swartwout's Dutchess County Regiment of Minute Men", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 120, page 226-228 (1989): 120:228. Hereinafter cited as "Col. Jacobus Swartwout's Duthcess Co. Regt."
  5. [S1741] "Brouwer Beginnings" by William J. Hoffman, Manuscript, BB-50, New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, New York City, New York.
  6. [S2939] Claire M. Lamers, "The Ledger of Doctor Elias Cornelius (1781-1810)", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols. 111-112 (1980-1981): 112:175. Dr. Cornelius Elias was born at Hempstead, L.I. on 17 Oct 1758, son of Jonathan Cornelius and his first wife Sarah Baldwin. During the Revolution he was appointed surgeon's mate in the 2nd Regt., Rhode Island troops. After his discharge he settled at Yorktown, Westchester Co., New York where he began a medical practice. His first wife was Sally Brewer who died at a young age, no children survived infancy. On 12 Jul 1791, Dr. Cornelius married Eachel Stoker and they had six children. At this time he moved to Somers, Westchester County. The area covered by his practice was extensive, including the towns of Somers, Yorktown, Carmel (originally Frederickstown) and Phillipstown.. Hereinafter cited as "Ledger of Doctor Elias Cornelius."

Henry Brower1,2

b. 14 February 1720, d. 14 October 1784
  • Henry Brower was born on 14 February 1720 at Germany.1,3
  • He married Eve DeFraine before 1745.1
  • Henry Brower married second before 1757 Barbara High, daughter of Jacob High and Elizabeth Longnecker.1
  • Henry Brower died on 14 October 1784 at Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pennsylvania; intestate.1
  • Henry owned 226 acres of land on the Schuylkill River in Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pennsylvania. The land was purchased from Anthony Tunis in 1743.1
  • He was found on the tax list at Coventry, Chester Co., Pennsylvania, in 1767 on 270 acres, 4 horses, 6 cattle, 6 sheep.4
  • He witnessed the will of Christian Brower on 3 June 1771; Found in the Register of Wills for Philadelphia Co., Pa., no.115, year 1771. Reads as follows: In the name of God Amen. I Christian Brauer of Coventry Twp., Chester Co. and Province of Pennsylvania, yeoman, being weak and infirm of Body but of sound mind and memory (blessed be God) do this third day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and seventy one make and publish this my will and testament in manner follows that is to say: I give and devise unto my beloved wife, Eve, that tenement plantation and tract of land fifty acres, whereon George Weimer now dwells at the valuation of two hundred and fifty pounds and her choice of one of my horses and also one cow two sheep the best bed and bedsted with the bedding thereunto belonging with her chest and wearing apparel and the clock and saddle and bridle and the Third part of the Kitchen furniture and also to dwell and continue on my plantation whereon I now dwell and during the space of five years in order and towards bringing up my minor children, destroying and diminishing the value of my said plantation in no ways nevertheless.
    Item, I give and bequeath unto my son John Brauer the sum of five pounds over and above his equal share of my estate he being the son of my youth. And also my will is that after my just debts and funeral charges are fully paid and satisfied and the said sum of five pounds to my son John is also paid, that my executors herein after named shall in as reasonable and short a time as may be after my decease, sell and dispose of the remainder of my personal estate and my will is that the monies therefrom arifing shall be equally divided among all my children, share and share alike.
    Item, I do hereby give and direct my executors herein after named, full power to fell anf convey my plantaion whereon I now dwelleth after the said term of five years my wife's lease on the farm is expired and full power and authority to make a good and lawful title for the same.
    And also my will is that for the monies for my said plantation shall be equally divided among my children share and share alike.
    And also my will is that my wife shall have the grain that is now in the ground and that she shall lease, leave, as much when the said term of five years is expired.
    Item, I give and bequeath to my stepson, John Bowman, the sum of twenty pounds to be paid by my executors out of my personal estate.
    Item, I give and bequeath unto my step daughter Mary Bowman, the sum of fifteen pounds to be paid also by my executors out of my personal estate.
    And I do make and ordain my good neighbors John Baugh and Peter Crumbacmer to be my executors of this my last will and testament here (___) annullling and revoking all other wills and testaments by me made. In witness thereof I the said Christian Brauer have to this my last will and testament set my hand and Seal the day and year above written.
    Signed Christian Brauer in the presence of Henry Brauer, Daniel Brouwers, Tobias Muller


    Proved November 1771, Phialdelphia by Daniel Brauer and Tobias Miller. On 30 May 1792: "The following legazies paid agreeable to the directions of the testator's last will, viz: To the Widow; to John Bowman, a stepson; to Mary Bowman, stepdau; John Brower, eldest son; Abraham Wenger's wife, eldest dau; to Henry Brower, 2d son; to Emart(?), 3rd son (Emanuel); to Barbara Miller, 2d dau; to Christian Brower, 4th son; to Peter Brower; to Enouch Brower; to Susanna Urmy (Urney?), 3rd dau; to David Brower, youngest son."5
  • Administration of Henry Brower's estate was granted on 23 October 1784, granted to his sons Abraham and Daniel.6
  • Jacob Brower is claimed as a son of Henry Brower (no evidence has been found to support this claim).

Family 1: Eve DeFraine b. b 1730

Family 2: Barbara High b. 1 Apr 1732, d. 17 Jan 1797

Citations

  1. [S2480] Jay H. Brower, "The Browers of Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pa.", Mennonite Family History Vol. 4, no. 3, pages 103-105 (July 1985). Hereinafter cited as "The Browers of Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pa."
  2. [S2486] W.W.H. Davis, The History of Bucks County, Pennsylvania (Doylestown, Pa.: Democrat Book and Job Office Print, 1876), page 670. Hereinafter cited as The History of Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Https://archive.org/details/historyofbucksco03davi.
  3. [S5047] J. M. Butler, Some Descendants of Christian Brower, Manuscript, 1984, Box 7, Catalog Items, No. 164, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, page 4.
  4. [S2488] William Henry Egle, editor, Pennsylvania Archives Third Series, Vol. 11 (Harrisburg: Wm. Stanley Ray, State Printer, 1897), Provincial Papers: Proprietary Tax Lists of the County of Chester for the Years 1765, 1766, 1767, 1768, 1769, 1771. Page 321. Hereinafter cited as Penn. Archives 3rd Ser. vol. 11.
  5. [S2015] "Will of Christian Brower of Chester Co., Pa.", Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine (March 1973): pp.4-6.. Hereinafter cited as "Christian Brower Will, PGM (1973)."
  6. [S2483] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G:11-B, Merle Brower - W.Bogardus Correspodence. Correspondence, pedigree charts, family papers. "The Brower Family" written by Rev. D.I. Offman in his papers on the Brower Family. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Henry Brower1

b. 29 September 1785, d. 23 April 1833
  • Henry Brower was born on 29 September 1785 at Chester Co., Pennsylvania.2
  • He died on 23 April 1833.2

Family:

Citations

  1. [S2483] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G:11-B, Merle Brower - W.Bogardus Correspodence. Correspondence, pedigree charts, family papers. "The Brower Family" written by Rev. D.I. Offman in his papers on the Brower Family. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S2485] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G (Hubert Brower), Hubert Brower, WBC 8:G. From Cope and Ashmead, Chester and Delaware Counties, Pennsylvania (New York - Chicago: Lewis Publishing, 1904) page 471. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Henry Brower1

b. January 1879
  • Henry Brower was born in January 1879 at Schuylkill Co., Pennsylvania.2
  • Also known as Harry S. Brower.2
  • He appeared on the census on 14 June 1880 at Tremont, Schuylkill Co., Pennsylvania, as Henry Brower, age 2, born in Pennsylvania.1
  • He appeared on the census on 4 June 1900 at Pottsville, Schuylkill Co., Pennsylvania, as Harry S. Brower, age 20, born Jan 1879 in Pennsylvania. Single, a plumber, living with his parents.2

Citations

  1. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 1194, FHL film #1255194, page 184.2000, ED 238, image 0388. Calvin Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  2. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 1485, page 4B, ED 189. Calvin W. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Henry Brower1

b. 17 September 1799, d. 29 July 1874
  • Henry Brower was born on 17 September 1799 at Virginia.1,2
  • He married Christena Deardorf.3
  • Henry Brower died on 29 July 1874 at Preble Co., Ohio.1
  • He was buried at Eikenberry Cemetery, Wheatville, Preble Co., Ohio.1
  • He appeared on the census in 1840 at Gasper Twp., Preble Co., Ohio, with a household of 1 male under 5, 2 males 5-10, 2 males 10-15, 1 male 30-40, 1 male 40-50, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 30-40. He is enumerated next to Jacob Overholse.4
  • He appeared on the census on 7 August 1850 at Gasper, Preble Co., Ohio, as Henry Brower, age 50, born in Virginia. A farmer with real estate valued at $6500. In the household are his wife Christena and children Anna, Daniel, Henry, Peter, Jacob, Isaac and Sarah.5
  • He appeared on the census on 24 July 1860 at Gasper, Preble Co., Ohio, as Henry Brower, age 61, born in Virginia. A farmer with real estate valued at $4000, personal estate at $1200. In the household are his wife Christina, son Henry, son Isaac, daughter Sarah, and Elizabeth Dillman, age 14.6
  • He appeared on the census on 21 July 1870 at Gasper Twp., Preble Co., Ohio, as Henry Brower, age 70, born in Virginia. A farmer with real estate valued at $8200, personal estate at $500. In the household are his wife Christina and son Jacob. Also in the household are Alzina Stover, age 22, a domestic servant, and Oliver Britton, age 13, works on the farm.7

Family: Christena Deardorf b. 8 Apr 1807, d. 22 Dec 1880

Citations

  1. [S1005] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Searched June 2009, using "Brower" in Preble County, Ohio. "Henry Brower". Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  2. [S2485] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G (Hubert Brower), Hubert Brower, WBC 8:G. No. 90-B. Hubert Brower descendant chart showing one direct line of ancestry. No sources are provided. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  3. [S1005] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Searched June 2009, using "Brower" in Preble County, Ohio. "Christena Deardorf Brower". Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  4. [S390] Ronald V., Accelerated Indexing Systems Jackson, compiler1840 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M704, Roll 421, page 95. Hereinafter cited as 1840 US Census.
  5. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 723, page 272, image 87. Henry Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  6. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 1026, page 159, image 318. Henry Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  7. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1259, page 23, image 47. Henry Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Henry Brower1

b. circa 1833
  • Henry Brower was born circa 1833 at Ohio.1
  • He appeared on the census on 7 August 1850 at Gasper, Preble Co., Ohio, as Henry Brower, age 17, born in Ohio.1
  • He appeared on the census on 24 July 1860 at Gasper, Preble Co., Ohio, as Henry Brower, age 26, single, a farmer with personal estate valued at $600, living with his parents.2

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 723, page 272, image 87. Henry Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 1026, page 159, image 318. Henry Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Henry Brower

b. between 1785 and 1794
  • Henry Brower was probably born between 1785 and 1794 at Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania.
  • He died at Canada.1
  • He was granted administration of the estate of Daniel Brower on 18 April 1809; Called Daniel Brower of Upper Providence, Montgomery County. Letters of Administration granted to Henry Brower and Christian Brower.2
  • Henry Brower appeared on the census in 1810 at Upper Providence, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, with a household of 2 males 16-25, 2 females under 10, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 16-25.3

Citations

  1. [S3160] Elwood Roberts, Biographical Annals of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania: containing genealogical records of representative families, including many of the early settlers and biographical sketches of prominent citizens (New York: T. S. Benham, 1904), page 63. Hereinafter cited as Biographical Annals of Montgomery Co., Pa.
  2. [S2490] Ellwood Roberts, Abstracts of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Wills, 1784-1823 (n.p.: Heritage Books, 2007), page 340. Hereinafter cited as Abstracts of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Wills, 1784-1823.
  3. [S135] MyFamily.com, 1810 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com Inc., 2003), Federal Census, NARA Ser. M252, Roll 52, page 1214, FHL film #0193678. Hereinafter cited as 1810 US Census.

Henry Brower1

b. December 1842

  • Henry Brower appeared on the census on 9 October 1850 at Atlantic, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as Henry Brower, age 7, born in New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 2 June 1900 at Atlantic, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, Henry Brower, age 57, born Dec 1842 in New Jersey. Both parents born in New Jersey. Farmer. Married for 37 years. In the household are his wife Caroline P. Brower, nephew A. Hudson Brower (age 39), and niece Edna L. Evans (14). Henry and Caroline have no children.2
  • In 1909 Henry Brower resided at Scobeyville, Colts Neck, Monmouth Co., New Jersey; when an article about the war service of himself, his father, grandfather and brothers, was published in the Red Bank Register, September 1, 1909.4

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 456, page 91, image 187. Elias F. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 986, page 1B, ED 008, FHL film #1240986. Henry Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [S3972] "New Jersey Marriages, 1678-1985", online www.familysearch.org. Family Search, 2011. Retrieved November 2011. Henry Brower, Caroline Van Brunt. FHL film #584573. Hereinafter cited as New Jersey Marriages, 1678-1985.
  4. [S4938] A Great War Record. Relatives of Henry Brower in Three Conflicts, Red Bank Register, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, September 1, 1909. Received from Hank Graham, e-mail dated December 9, 2012, "Elizabeth Anderson 1797 and Elias Brower family Newspaper article.". The article describes the Civil War service of Henry Brower, the Revolutionary War service of his grandfather Isaac Anderson, and the War of 1812 service of his father, Elias Brower. His brothers who participated in the Civil War were Isaac Brower of Colt' Neck, Joseph Brower who lived on the Rumson Rd., David Brower of Lincroft and Thompson Brower of Atlantic Twp.. Hereinafter cited as Red Bank Register. http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/…

Henry Brower1

b. circa 1799
  • Henry Brower was born circa 1799 at Connecticut.1
  • He appeared on the census on 26 July 1850 at Ward 6, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, as Henry Brower, age 51, born in Connecticut. A well digger. In the household is Maria Brower, age 75.1

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 519, page 195, image 64. Henry Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Henry Brower1

b. 1797
  • Henry Brower was born in 1797.1

Citations

  1. [S2632] William Applebie Daniel Eardeley, Brower Genealogy 1615-1884 and Langdon Genealogy 1625-1876, Unpublished Manuscript, 1923, Box 7, Catalog Item no.165, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Original at Queens Borough Public Library. (Note: There are serious flaws and errors with this manuscript, particularly with the earlier generations. Eardeley claims Jan Brouwer (m. Aege Sprong) as a son of Jacob Brouwer and Annatje Bogardus, which is in error. There are numerous other errors as well. This document must be used with caution). page 51, https://docs.google.com/leaf

Henry Brower1

b. 21 November 1872, d. 1 October 1949
  • Henry Brower was born on 21 November 1872 at Woodmere, Town of Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.1
  • He married Ellen Frances Pearsall, daughter of Henry Selic Pearsall and Sarah Elizabeth Coughlin.2
  • Henry Brower died on 1 October 1949.2
  • He was buried at Trinity Yard, Hewlett, Nassau Co., New York.2
  • He appeared on the census on 12 June 1880 at Village of Woodsburgh & Hewletts, Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Henry Brower, age 7, born in New York.3
  • He appeared on the census on 18 June 1900 at Woodmere, Town of Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, as Henry Brower, age 27, born Nov 1872 in New York. Single. Living with his parents. A laborer.4

Family: Ellen Frances Pearsall b. 8 Jan 1869

  • Thomas Brower2
  • Mildred Beatrice Brower2

Citations

  1. [S1479] John Wilson Taylor, Montross: A Family History (Staunton, Virginia: McClure Print. Co., 1958), page 432. Hereinafter cited as Montross: A Family History. Https://familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=4485&disp=Montross%2C+a+family+history.
  2. [S1479] John Wilson Taylor, Montross: A Family History (Staunton, Virginia: McClure Print. Co., 1958), page 630. Hereinafter cited as Montross: A Family History. Https://familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=4485&disp=Montross%2C+a+family+history.
  3. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 918, FHL film #1254918, page 465.3000, ED 272, image 0143. John H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  4. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 1079, page 9A, ED 704. John H. household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Henry Brower1

b. circa 1831
  • Henry Brower was born circa 1831 at New Jersey.1
  • He was a carpenter. in 1850 at Ocean, Monmouth Co., New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census of 24 August 1850 in the household of John Slocum at Ocean, Monmouth Co., New Jersey; John Slocum, age 38, born in New Jersey. Carpenter. Real estate valued at $900. In the household are Amy Slocum (age 34), Deborah Slocum (13), John H. Slocum (6), Henry B. Slocum (1), Elisha Woolley (18, carpenter) and Henry Brower (19, carpenter).1

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 456, page 69A. John Slocum household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Henry Brower1

b. 1821, d. 1883
  • Henry Brower was born in 1821 at New Jersey (g.s.).2
  • He married Hannah Evenston.1
  • Henry Brower died in 1883.2
  • He was buried at Methodist Episcopal Cemetery, Titusville, Mercer Co., New Jersey.2
  • Also known as Henry S. Brower.2
  • Also known as Henry Striker Brower.3
  • Also known as Henry L. Brower.4
  • He appeared on the census on 25 September 1850 at Hillsborough, Somerset Co., New Jersey, Henry Brower, age 27, born in New Jersey. Cabinet maker. Real estate valued at $800. In the household are Hannah Brower (age 36), Daniel Brower (age 2) and Theodore Vroom (16, cabinet maker). Enumerated next to Thomas L. and Magdalene Brower.1
  • He appeared on the census on 4 August 1860 at Hillsborough, Somerset Co., New Jersey, Henry L. Brower, age 37, born in New Jersey. Merchant. Real estate valued at $2000, personal estate at $3000. In the household are Hannah Brower (age 40), Daniel Brower (11) and Mary M. Brower (8).4

Family: Hannah Evenston b. c 1814, d. 1897

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 463, page 431A. Henry Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S5310] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, CEM MM-53, Mercer County Gravestones: Titusville Methodist Episcopal Cemetery. Citing Genealogical Magazine of New Jersey, vol. 50, no. 2 (May 1975), p. 51. . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  3. [S3580] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 28. Handwritten chart of the descendants of Garret Brouwer and Mary Le Foy. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  4. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 708, page 837, FHL film #803708. Henry L. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Henry Brower1

b. circa 1819, d. 16 September 1859
  • Henry Brower was born circa 1819 at New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey.1
  • He died on 16 September 1859 at New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey.1
  • He was a mason.1

Citations

  1. [S3413] Family Search,"New Jersey Deaths and Burials, 1720-1988", online www.familysearch.org. Name index to marriage records from the state of New Jersey. Microfilm copies of these records are available at the Family History Library and Family History Centers. Retrieved March 2011. Henry Brower, FHL film #584572. Age 40, married but wife not named. Parents: Jacob Brower and Hannah Brower. Occupation: mason. Hereinafter cited as New Jersey Deaths and Burials, 1720-1988.

Henry Brower1,2

b. 4 October 1786
  • Henry Brower was born on 4 October 1786.3
  • He married Penelope Wilsey at Westerloo, Albany Co., New York, on 4 April 1807.3
  • Also known as Eldric Brower.3
  • Before 1836 Henry Brower resided at Genesee Co., New York.4
  • On 20 May 1836 Henry Brower purchased land in Iosco Twp. (section 10), Livingston Co., Michigan. He was of Genesee Co., New York.4
  • He appeared on the census on 31 July 1850 at Putnam, Livingston Co., Michigan, as Henry Brower (Brown), age 63, born in New York. Farmer. Real estate valued at $1600. In the household are Nelepa Brower (age 63), and George Brower (20).1

Family: Penelope Wilsey b. c 1787, d. 11 Feb 1851

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 356, page 356B. Henry Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S4219] Warren Brower, "Henry Brower," e-mail message from Henry Brower to Chris Chester, January 6, 2009. Hereinafter cited as "Henry Brower."
  3. [S3169] 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, 385-B, Aaron Brower-Elizabeth Simmons. According to family History. Identification of Aaron Brower as Arie Brouwer, son of Ulrich Brouwer and Aeltje Ackerman, made by William B. Bogardus. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  4. [S1025] Franklin Ellis, History of Livingston County, Michigan: with illustrations and biographical sketches of its prominent men and pioneers (Philadelphia: Everts & Abbott, 1880), page 256. Hereinafter cited as Hist. of Livingston Co., MI.

Henry Brower1

b. March 1889
  • Henry Brower was born in March 1889 at Nebraska.1
  • He appeared on the census on 20 June 1900 at Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska, Henry Brower, age 11, born Mar 1889 in Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 926, page 7A, ED 24. John A. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Henry Brower1

b. circa 1843
  • Henry Brower was born circa 1843.1
  • He married Margaret Smith at Clarksville, Harrington Twp., Bergen Co., New Jersey, on 18 November 1868.1

Citations

  1. [S3972] "New Jersey Marriages, 1678-1985", online www.familysearch.org. Family Search, 2011. Retrieved November 2011. Henry Brower, age 25 (parents: James H., Catharine Brower); Margaret Smith, age 26 (parents: John F. Tallman, ____). Both single. FHL film #494146. Hereinafter cited as New Jersey Marriages, 1678-1985.

Henry Brower1

Citations

  1. [S1426] "Abstracts of Wills, Administrations and Guardianships in NY State, 1787-1835."New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2006), (From material originally compiled by William A. D. Eardeley, now held by the Brooklyn Historical Society.). Online www.americanancestors.org., Retrieved January 2012. Andrew Carpenter, New York County. Hereinafter cited as Abstracts of Wills, etc. in NY 1787-1835.

Henry Brower1

Citations

  1. [S4824] Clifford Buck, "Dutchess Co. Will Book 1", The Dutchess Vol. 17, no. 3 (1990): 17:83. Hereinafter cited as "Dutchess Co. Will Book 1."

Henry Brower

b. between 1720 and 1730, d. before 1832
  • Henry Brower was possibly born between 1720 and 1730.
  • He died before 1832.1
  • He was a Revolutionary War soldier.1
  • Hendrick Brouwer and Henry Brower, may be one and the same.

Family:

Citations

  1. [S2336] John Brewer file; W1706; Ser. M805; Roll 118 (www.heritagequestonline.com: Heritage Quest Online), Retrieved Feb 2009. In his Revolutionary War Pension application of 1832, John Brewer states that his father was named Henry, and that he had brothers Henry and Jacob, all of whom served during the Revolution.. http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/…,_john_rev_war_pen_file_ny.pdf.

Henry Brower

b. 3 August 1836, d. 18 February 1912
  • Henry Brower was born on 3 August 1836 at Ohio (Death Cert.).
  • He married Louisa Thompson at Summit Co., Ohio, on 19 December 1859.1
  • Henry Brower married Eleanor M. Whittier in 1894.2
  • Henry Brower died on 18 February 1912 at Macedonia, Summit Co., Ohio.3
  • He was buried at Northfield-Macedonia Cemetery, Northfield, Summit Co., Ohio.4
  • In 1850 Henry Brower resided at Northfield, Summit Co., Ohio.5
  • In 1880 Henry Brower resided at Northampton, Summit Co., Ohio; Marital Status: MarriedRelation to Head of House: Self.6
  • In 1900 Henry Brower resided at Northfield, Summit Co., Ohio; Marital Status: MarriedRelation to Head of House: Head.2
  • In 1910 Henry Brower resided at Northfield, Summit Co., Ohio; Marital Status: MarriedRelation to Head of House: Head.7

Family 1: Louisa Thompson b. 11 Oct 1842, d. 17 Nov 1892

Family 2: Eleanor M. Whittier b. Sep 1862

Citations

  1. [S6234] Ancestry.com, Summit County, Ohio, Marriage Records, 1840-1980 (n.p.: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., unknown publish date).
  2. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Year: 1900; Census Place: Northfield, Summit, Ohio; Roll: 1324; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 0095; FHL microfilm: 1241324. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [S6214] Ancestry.com and Ohio Department of Health, Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2007 (n.p.: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, unknown publish date).
  4. [S6204] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current (n.p.: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., unknown publish date).
  5. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Year: 1850; Census Place: Northfield, Summit, Ohio; Roll: M432_732; Page: 342A; Image: 156. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  6. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Year: 1880; Census Place: Northampton, Summit, Ohio; Roll: 1069; Family History Film: 1255069; Page: 304A; Enumeration District: 175; Image: 0289. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  7. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Year: 1910; Census Place: Northfield, Summit, Ohio; Roll: T624_1234; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 0186; FHL microfilm: 1375247. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.

Henry Burger Brower1

b. 17 May 1834, d. 3 January 1860
  • Henry Burger Brower was born on 17 May 1834.1
  • He married Janey Hollingsworth on 22 October 1854.1
  • Henry Burger Brower died on 3 January 1860.1

Citations

  1. [S3580] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 31. 4th handwritten chart. The descendants of Anthony Post Brower. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Henry Burger Brower1

b. 21 August 1870
  • Henry Burger Brower was born on 21 August 1870.1

Citations

  1. [S3580] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 31. 4th handwritten chart. The descendants of Anthony Post Brower. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Henry Feltus Brower

b. 28 June 1817, d. circa 10 July 1820
  • Henry Feltus Brower was born on 28 June 1817 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.1
  • He was baptized on 17 August 1817 at St. Ann's Episcopal Church, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.2
  • He died circa 10 July 1820.
  • He was buried on 12 July 1820 at St. Ann's Episcopal Church Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.1

Citations

  1. [S2813] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 2, File 36-A, Adolphus Brouwer-Jannetje Verdon. No. 317-M. "Descendants of Adolphus Brower and Elizabeth Baker," by Donna A. McQuade, August 6, 2003. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S527] Katherine Hewitt Cummin, "Adolphus Brower (1777-1855)", The American Genealogist 44:150-153 (1968): Sp.: parents.. Hereinafter cited as "TAG 44:150-153."

Henry Green Brower1

b. August 1854, d. after 1892
  • Henry Green Brower was born in August 1854 at LaSalle Co., Illinois.1
  • He married Clara F. Kagy.1
  • Henry Green Brower died after 1892.1

Citations

  1. [S5171] Descendanats of Ireneus Brower, Descendant Chart. Compiled by Sam Brower, 20 May 2013 Omaha, Nebraska.

Henry Humphrey Brower1

b. circa 1858
  • Henry Humphrey Brower was born circa 1858 at Utah Territory.2
  • He appeared on the census on 3 August 1870 at Richmond, Cache Co., Utah Territory, as Henry Brower, age 12, born in Utah.2
  • He appeared on the census on 18 June 1880 at Richmond, Cache Co., Utah, as Henry H. Brower, age 21, single, a teamster.3

Citations

  1. [S2365] Ariah Coats Brower, Pioneer Printer Life Story of Ariah Coats Brower, Autobiographical manuscript, undated, possibly late 1840's, copied by his grandson Amos W. Bair, 1 March 1942. William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. Box 5, BB-530.
  2. [S230] 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.
  3. [S105] 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.

Henry Ireneus Brower1

b. 1866, d. 1867
  • Henry Ireneus Brower was born in 1866.1
  • He died in 1867.1

Citations

  1. [S5171] Descendanats of Ireneus Brower, Descendant Chart. Compiled by Sam Brower, 20 May 2013 Omaha, Nebraska.

Henry Irving Brower1

b. 1 May 1851
  • Henry Irving Brower was born on 1 May 1851.1
  • He was baptized on 8 July 1855 at New Hamburg First Presbyterian Church (Wappingers Creek), Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York.1
  • He appeared on the census of 10 July 1860 in the household of Samuel Ellis at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York; New Hamburgh Post Office. Samuel Ellis, age 33, born in New York. A laborer. Head of household. Real estate valued at $1600, personal estate at $200. In the household are Mary Ellis, age 55, born in New York; Margaret Brower, age 34; Samuel E. Brower, 14; Mary E. Brower, 12; Henry Brower, 10; Georgiana Brower, 6, all born in New York; and Rowland Warren, age 40, born in New York.2
  • Henry Irving Brower appeared on the census of 8 August 1870 in the household of Samuel Ellis at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York; Samuel Ellis, age 43, born in New York. A laborer. Real estate valued at $2500, personal estate at $1200. In the household are Margaret Brower, age 42, born in New York, keeping house; Mary E. Brower, age 22, born in New York, at home; Henry J. Brower, age 19, born in New York, at home; Georgiana Brower, age 16, born in New York, at home.3

Citations

  1. [S2760] Arthur C.M. Kelly, New York Births & Baptisms I, Southeast Region, New York State, 1660-1916., CD-ROM (Rhinebeck,N.Y.: Kinship), New York Births & Baptisms, New Hamburg First Presbyterian Church (Wappinger Creek): 1811-1862. Hereinafter cited as New York Births & Baptisms I, Southeast Region, New York State.
  2. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 740, page 819, image 134, FHL film #803740. Samuel Ellis household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  3. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 927, page 481B, image 53, FHL film #552426. Samuel Ellis household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Henry Brower Jr.1

b. 8 January 1778, d. 29 June 1842
  • Henry Brower Jr. was born on 8 January 1778.2
  • He married Hannah Dillman, daughter of Jacob Dillman and Margaret Lehman.2
  • Henry Brower Jr. died on 29 June 1842 at Miami Co., Indiana.2,3
  • He was buried at Brower Cemetery, near Peru, Indiana.2
  • He appeared on the census in 1810 at Franklin Co., Virginia, as Henry Brower, Jr., with a household of 1 male under 10, 1 male 26-44, 4 females under 10, 1 female 26-44. Enumerated next to Henry Brower, Sr.1

Family: Hannah Dillman

Citations

  1. [S135] MyFamily.com, 1810 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com Inc., 2003), Federal Census, Ser. M252, Roll 68, page 309, image 593. Hereinafter cited as 1810 US Census.
  2. [S2485] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G (Hubert Brower), Hubert Brower, WBC 8:G. No. 90-B. Hubert Brower descendant chart showing one direct line of ancestry. No sources are provided. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  3. [S2949] Dan Bowman, "The Henry Brower Family of Preble County, Ohio", Fellowship of Brethren Genealogists Newsletter Vol. 23, no. 4, page 73 (1991): died in Miami Co., Indiana. Hereinafter cited as "Henry Brower Family."
  4. [S5474] Thomas B. Helm, History of Cass County, Indiana (Chicago: Kingman Brothers, 1886), page 605. Hereinafter cited as History of Cass Co., Indiana. http://books.google.com/books,+Indiana&hl=en&sa=X&ei=OpaYUqfbFcbdkQew6IGgAw&ved=0CD0Q6AEwAQ#v=onepage&q=History%20of%20Cass%20County%2C%20Indiana&f=false.

Henry LeRoy Brower1

b. 8 May 1881, d. 20 October 1922

Citations

  1. [S4205] 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 1 File 30, Uldrick Brouwer - DeVoe, Pieters. Correspondent 13-R. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Henry Lewis Brower1

b. circa 1825, d. 10 November 1874
  • Henry Lewis Brower was born circa 1825.1
  • He died on 10 November 1874; "in his 49th year."2

Citations

  1. [S2441] William B. Bogardus, "Mary Ann Sypher's Photo," e-mail message from William B. Bogardus to Chris Chester and Mary Kay McDowell, 16 March 2009. Hereinafter cited as "Mary Ann Sypher's Photo."
  2. [S2461] Records of the First Moravian Church (New York, New York), 1707-1890; FHL film #0017783 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1941), Microfilm of handwritten transcript (212, [2] p.) at the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, New York City. page 209. Death record. Henry Lewis Brower in 49th year. Son of widow Mary Brower. Hereinafter cited as Recs. of the First Moravian Church, New York.

Henry Lilly Brower1

b. 21 November 1866, d. 1940
  • Henry Lilly Brower was born on 21 November 1866 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.2
  • He married Laura Bulla on 7 June 1892.2
  • Henry Lilly Brower died in 1940.2
  • He appeared on the census on 23 September 1870 at Liberty, Randolph Co., North Carolina, as Henry L. Brower, age 3, born in North Carolina.3
  • Henry Lilly Brower resided at Atlanta, Georgia.1

Citations

  1. [S2483] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G:11-B, Merle Brower - W.Bogardus Correspodence. Correspondence, pedigree charts, family papers. "The Brower Family" written by Rev. D.I. Offman in his papers on the Brower Family. Compiled in 1958 from the records of Alfred Presley Brower (1848-1928). Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S5047] J. M. Butler, Some Descendants of Christian Brower, Manuscript, 1984, Box 7, Catalog Items, No. 164, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, page 36.
  3. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1156, page 390, image 226. J.W. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Henry O. Brower1

b. September 1840
  • Henry O. Brower was born in September 1840 at Indiana.2,3
  • He married Mercia C. Wilson at Paulding Co., Ohio, on 14 November 1865.4
  • Henry O. Brower was a stonecarver whose signature is found on gravestones in cemeteries throughout Vermilion County. at Vermilion Co., Illinois.1
  • Henry O. Brower and his wife, Marcia, settled in Danville, Vermilion Co., Indiana in the 1860s. He appears on the city directory there in 1867. He worked with another stonecarver named T.F. Bailey, operating the Danville Marble Works. Two years later he was the proprietor of the business at 21 Vermilion St., south of the Public Square. He appears to have been in partnership with other stonecarvers as well, with advertisements running in city directories and local newspapers through 1870. Stones co-signed with H.O. Brower include the names T.F. Bailey and J.L. Watson. Henry Brower appears to be in business for himself from 1870 until 1887. In the 1888-89 city directory he is listed as a marble salesman, but without an address.1
  • He appeared on the census on 1 June 1900 at San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California, Henry O. Brower, age 59, born Sept 1840 in Indiana. Father born in Pennsylvania, mother in New York. A granite dealer. Married for 34 years. In the household is his wife Marcia, and son Marshall.3

Family: Mercia C. Wilson b. Dec 1842

Citations

  1. [S1493] Mary Nagle and Paula Hurst, "Signed H.O. Brower", Heritage of Vermilion County, Illinois vol.23, no.1 (Aug 1987): pp.2-3. Hereinafter cited as "Signed H.O. Brower."
  2. [S1493] Mary Nagle and Paula Hurst, "Signed H.O. Brower", Heritage of Vermilion County, Illinois vol.23, no.1 (Aug 1987): pp.2-3. Born in 1841. Hereinafter cited as "Signed H.O. Brower."
  3. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 102, page 1A, ED 97. Henry O. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  4. [S3159] FamilySearch,"Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958", online http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/…. Name index to marriage records from the state of Ohio. Microfilm copies of these records are available at the Family History Library and Family History Centers. This set contains 4,740,284 records. Due to privacy laws, recent records may not be displayed. The year range represents most of the records. A few records may be earlier or later. Retrieved August 2010. Henry O. Brower and Mercia C. Wilson. Parents not recorded. Hereinafter cited as Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958.

Henry T. Brower1

  • Henry T. Brower was born at Randolph Co., North Carolina.1
  • He married Mary Kime.1

Citations

  1. [S5047] J. M. Butler, Some Descendants of Christian Brower, Manuscript, 1984, Box 7, Catalog Items, No. 164, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, page 10.

Henry T. E. Brower1

b. September 1858
  • Henry T. E. Brower was born in September 1858 at Montgomery Co., New York.2
  • He appeared on the census on 17 July 1860 at Mohawk, Montgomery Co., New York, as Henry T. E. Brower, age 1, born in New York.3
  • He appeared on the census on 22 July 1870 at Mohawk, Montgomery Co., New York, as Henry T.E. Brower, age 11, born in New York. At school.4
  • He appeared on the census on 7 June 1880 at District 56, Mohawk, Montgomery Co., New York, Henry T. E. Brower, age 21, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A farmer. Single. Head of household which includes Wm. H. Brower, age 19, farmer, relationship not stated; Mary Brower, 40, mother; Maggie Brower, 17, sister; Ella Brower, 15, sister; Emma Brower, 15, sister. Enumerated next to Rebecca Brower, age 69, widow.1
  • He appeared on the census on 21 June 1900 at District 98, Mohawk, Montgomery Co., New York, Henry T.E. Brower, age 41, born Sep 1858 in New York. Both parents born in New York. A farmer. Single. Lives in his mother's household.2

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 865, FHL film #1254865, page 314.4000, ED 56, image 0631. Henry T.E. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 1078, page 15B, ED 98. Mary Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 787, page 133, image 137, FHL film #803787. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  4. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 974, page 343A, image 694, FHL film #552473. Mary Brower household (original is faint, Ancestry.com has the surname transcribed as "Brinn". Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Henry Ten Eyck Brower1,2

b. 14 February 1824
  • Henry Ten Eyck Brower was born on 14 February 1824 at New York.1
  • He was baptized at Reformed Church, Caughnawaga (now Fonda), Montgomery Co., New York.1
  • He married Alice Mathise, daughter of Henry Mathise, on 8 January 1868.3
  • From History of Montgomery County, New York: "Henry Ten Eyck Brower, the grandson of Wilhelmus, is a graduate of Union college, has always lived on the home farm, and is a conspicuous citizen of the town. In 1868 he erected an elegant and spacious brick residence and has added several hundred acres of land to the estate. During the war period he held the office of supervisor two terms and faithfully discharged the duties of the position. He married, January 8, 1868, Alice, daughter of Henry Mathise. They have two children, Harmon T. E. and Arthur H., both of whom reside with their parents. Mr. Brower's farm contains a burial plot on which four generations of the family are laid to rest."3
  • Henry Ten Eyck Brower appeared on the census on 8 June 1880 at Mohawk, Montgomery Co., New York, Henry T.E. Brower, age 56. Born in New York. Both parents born in New York. Retired Farmer. In the household are his wife Alice, boarder Christina Van Allen (age 67) and servant James Sanders (31).4
  • He appeared on the census on 21 June 1900 at Mohawk, Montgomery Co., New York, Henry T. Brower, age 76, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. Farmer. Married for 32 years. In the household is his wife Alice.5

Family: Alice Mathise b. Mar 1849

Citations

  1. [S1819] Arthur C.M. Kelly, Baptism Record of Caughnawaga Reformed Church, Fonda, New York (Rhinebeck, New York: Arthur C.M. Kelly, 1985), p.237, no.5351. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms, Caughnawaga Reformed Church.
  2. [S2125] Washington Frothingham, History of Montgomery County, New York (Syracuse, N.Y.: D. Mason & Co., 1892), p.392. Hereinafter cited as History of Montgomery Co., N.Y.
  3. [S2125] Washington Frothingham, History of Montgomery County, New York (Syracuse, N.Y.: D. Mason & Co., 1892), p.393. Hereinafter cited as History of Montgomery Co., N.Y.
  4. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 865, page 315A, ED 56, FHL film #1254865. Henry T.E. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  5. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 1078, page 15A, ED 98. Henry T. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Henry V. A. Brower1

b. 8 April 1863
  • Henry V. A. Brower was born on 8 April 1863.1

Citations

  1. [S3580] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 30. 3rd handwritten chart of the descendants of Thomas LeFoy Brower. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Henry W. Brower

b. circa 1844
  • Father*: Henry Brower b. 28 Oct 1802, d. 24 Jul 1872
  • Mother*: Mary b. bt 1815 - 1824
  • Henry W. Brower was born circa 1844 at New Jersey.
  • He appeared on the census on 16 July 1860 at 8th Ward, Newark, Essex Co., New Jersey, age 16, born in New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Roll M653-689, p.433, image 495. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Henry Waltz Brower1

b. 6 June 1853, d. 30 June 1878
  • Henry Waltz Brower was born on 6 June 1853.1
  • He died on 30 June 1878.1

Citations

  1. [S4716] 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 IX, Charts compiled by Chester A. Brower, Family of Hessel Brower and Margaret Elizabeth Waltz.

Henry Wyckoff Brower1

b. 2 April 1844, d. 16 June 1880
  • Henry Wyckoff Brower was born on 2 April 1844 at New York City, New York.1
  • He married Diana Horton, daughter of Jacob Horton and Anna Van Wyck, on 23 June 1869.1
  • Henry Wyckoff Brower died on 16 June 1880.3
  • He appeared on the census on 5 September 1850 at Ward 15, Eastern Half, New York City, New York Co., New York, as Henry Brower, age 7, born in New York.2
  • He appeared on the census on 13 June 1860 at Ward 15, District 3, New York City, New York Co., New York, as Henry Brower, age 16, born in New York.4
  • He was named in his father's will dated on 19 February 1876 appointed an executor.5
  • His will was dated on 19 January 1880 Henry W. Brower of the City of Brooklyn, State of New York. All debts and funeral expenses to be paid. Leaves all property, real and personal, to beloved wife, Diana H. Brower, with full power to do with same as she sees fit. Appoints wife and brother, William L. Brower, executors. Witnesses: Henry Hartman, William L. Brower. Proved 20 July 1880.6

Family: Diana Horton b. 14 Mar 1843, d. 24 Apr 1925

Citations

  1. [S2827] Nathaniel Goodwin, The Descendants of Thomas Olcott: One of the First Settlers of Hartford, Connecticut (Albany, N.Y.: J. Munsell, 1874), page 100. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Thomas Olcott.
  2. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 552, page 229A, image 468. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  3. [S6244] Steve Eustis, "Brouwer Genealogy Database...," e-mail message from Steve Eustis to Chris Chester, July 2, 2015, Follow up e-mail of July 3, 2015 with attached images of pages from Steve Eustis' book, George Eustis Family History. Hereinafter cited as "Brouwer Genealogy Database."
  4. [S227] 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. [S6195] "New York, Probate Records, 1629-1971." Images. Online https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1920234., (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/…,229155901 : accessed 27 May 2015), New York > Wills 1878-1879 vol 261-262 > image 126 of 618; county courthouses, New York.. Hereinafter cited as New York Probate Recs 1629-1971.
  6. [S6195] "New York, Probate Records, 1629-1971." Images. Online https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1920234., (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1961-28622-9509-37,239960601 : accessed 10 July 2015), Kings > Wills 1880-1881 vol 84-85 > image 81 of 594; county courthouses, New York. Hereinafter cited as New York Probate Recs 1629-1971.
  7. [S4783] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIO-BB106, Holland Society Yearbooks and "de Halve Maen" Biographies and Memoriams. DHM, Apr 1970, p.17. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection. http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/…

Henry Wyckoff Brower1

b. 25 February 1880, d. 5 March 1970
  • Henry Wyckoff Brower was born on 25 February 1880 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.1
  • He married Euphema Blakewell.1
  • Henry Wyckoff Brower died on 5 March 1970.1
  • He was survived by two daughters, Mrs. Thomas D. Mann and Mrs. F. Gregg Burger, and five grandchildren.1

Citations

  1. [S4783] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIO-BB106, Holland Society Yearbooks and "de Halve Maen" Biographies and Memoriams. DHM, Apr 1970, p.17. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection. http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/…

Herbert Brower1

b. 18 August 1896
  • Herbert Brower was born on 18 August 1896 at Burlington, Burlington Co., New Jersey.1,2

Citations

  1. [S4204] William B. Bogardus, "Vincent Brower, b. 1739," e-mail message from William B. Bogardus (e-mail address) to Chris Chester, October 16, 2011, Bith dates and marriages for some descendants of Amasa Brower. Hereinafter cited as "Vincent Brower, b. 1739 (reply)."
  2. [S3971] "New Jersey Births and Christenings, 1660-1980", online www.familysearch.org. Family Search, 2011. Retrieved October 2011. Herbert Brower; parents: Amasa Brower, Amanda Steele. FHL film #494225. Hereinafter cited as New Jersey Births and Christenings 1660-1980.

Herbert Gustave Brower1

b. 6 September 1899, d. 6 October 1991
  • Herbert Gustave Brower was born on 6 September 1899 at Newark, New Jersey.1
  • He married Dorothy Fetterly on 23 April 1930.1
  • Herbert Gustave Brower married second on 2 June 1962 Emma M. Brower (Not related).1
  • Herbert Gustave Brower died on 6 October 1991 at Palm Beach, Palm Beach Co., Florida.1

Citations

  1. [S2448] Georg Joutras, "Family Group Sheets: Joseph G. Brower, Herbert H. Brower", March 10, 2009 (Lincoln, Nebraska). Received from Georg Joutras via e-mail, March 10, 2009. Georg Joutras is a direct descendant of Joseph G. Brower and Herbert H. Brower. His sources include the hand written notes of Herbert H. Brower which have remained with his descendants.. Hereinafter cited as "Family Group Sheets."

Herbert H. Brower1,2

b. 8 July 1831, d. March 1895
  • Herbert H. Brower was born on 8 July 1831 at probably Onondaga Co., New York.2
  • He married Caroline M. Salisbury, daughter of Nathaniel Salisbury and Lucy Goodrich, on 6 October 1857.2
  • Herbert H. Brower died in March 1895 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.3
  • He appeared on the census on 6 September 1850 at Ward 3, Syracuse, Onondaga Co., New York, as Herbert Brower, age 19, born in New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 16 June 1860 at Ward 8, Syracuse, Onondaga Co., New York, as Herbert Brower age 21. Living in his parents household, with his wife, Caroline Salisbury, who is referred to as a domestic.4
  • He appeared on the census on 19 August 1870 at Ward 8, Syracuse, Onondaga Co., New York, as Herbert H. Brower, age 39, born in New York, a shoe dealer. With real estate valued at $3000, personal estate at $5000. In the household are his wife Caroline and children Jesse, Herbert, Marcia, William and Kate.5
  • He appeared on the census on 2 June 1880 at 1st Election District, Southfield, Richmond Co., New York, as Herbert H. Brower, age 49, born in New York, a farmer. Father born in New Jersey, mother born in New York. In the household are his wife Caroline, and children Jessie, Herbert, Marcia, Lula, Katie, Willie, Walter H., and Maud.6

Family: Caroline M. Salisbury b. c 1833, d. 5 Jun 1906

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 569, page 197, image 394. Joseph Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S2352] New Jersey Bible Records, v.1-2; New Jersey Genealogical Miscellany, v.1; FHL film #0868786 (Salt Lake City: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1971), pages 68-70. Brower Bible Records. In possession of Mrs. Y. Martin Jensen, 315 Pennington Ave., Passaic, New Jersey. Copy of pages 68-70 in the William B. Bogardus Collection, Box 5, BB-361 (BIB). Hereinafter cited as DAR (New Jersey), Genealogical Collection.
  3. [S2448] Georg Joutras, "Family Group Sheets: Joseph G. Brower, Herbert H. Brower", March 10, 2009 (Lincoln, Nebraska). Received from Georg Joutras via e-mail, March 10, 2009. Georg Joutras is a direct descendant of Joseph G. Brower and Herbert H. Brower. His sources include the hand written notes of Herbert H. Brower which have remained with his descendants.. Hereinafter cited as "Family Group Sheets."
  4. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 830, image 579. Joseph G. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  5. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1063, page 524, image 358. Herbert H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  6. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 923, FHL film 1254923, page 306.4000, ED 307, image 0620. Herbert H. Brower household. (The description of the location as found on Ancestry.com is "Richmond (Staten Island), New York City-Greater, New York).. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Herbert S. Brower1

b. 16 October 1863
  • Herbert S. Brower was born on 16 October 1863 at Syracuse, New York.1
  • He married first at Great Kills, Staten Island (Richmond Co.), New York, on 17 June 1891 Carrie Brown.1
  • Herbert S. Brower married second circa 1895 Sarah Eleanor Cole.1
  • Herbert S. Brower married third before 1906 Rebecca H. Mills, daughter of William H. Mills and Rebecca Blizzard.1
  • Herbert S. Brower appeared on the census on 19 August 1870 at Ward 8, Syracuse, Onondaga Co., New York, as Herbert Brower, age 6.2
  • He appeared on the census on 2 June 1880 at 1st Election District, Southfield, Richmond Co., New York, as Herbert S. Brower, age 16, born in New York, a tin smith.3

Family 1: Sarah Eleanor Cole b. c 1876

Family 2: Rebecca H. Mills b. 23 Jan 1879

  • Ralph Brower1

Citations

  1. [S2448] Georg Joutras, "Family Group Sheets: Joseph G. Brower, Herbert H. Brower", March 10, 2009 (Lincoln, Nebraska). Received from Georg Joutras via e-mail, March 10, 2009. Georg Joutras is a direct descendant of Joseph G. Brower and Herbert H. Brower. His sources include the hand written notes of Herbert H. Brower which have remained with his descendants.. Hereinafter cited as "Family Group Sheets."
  2. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1063, page 524, image 358. Herbert H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  3. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 923, FHL film 1254923, page 306.4000, ED 307, image 0620. Herbert H. Brower household. (The description of the location as found on Ancestry.com is "Richmond (Staten Island), New York City-Greater, New York).. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Herman Brower1

b. 18 December 1845
  • Herman Brower was born on 18 December 1845 at Montgomery Co., New York.3
  • He was baptized on 8 March 1849 at Reformed Dutch Church of Stone Arabia, Town of Palatine, Montgomery Co., New York.3
  • He married Frances A. circa 1869.1
  • Also known as Heman Brower.4
  • Also known as Erwin Broer.2
  • Herman Brower appeared on the census on 13 August 1850 at Johnstown, Fulton Co., New York, as Erwin Broer, age 4, born in New York.2
  • He appeared on the census on 1 April 1860 at Mayfield, Fulton Co., New York, as Heman Brower, age 14, born in New York.4
  • He appeared on the census on 14 July 1870 at Johnstown, Fulton Co., New York, as Herman Brower, age 24, born in New York. Works on a farm. In the household are his wife Francis A., and daughter Olive. He is enumerated next to his father, William Brower.1

Family: Frances A. b. c 1850

Citations

  1. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 938, page 198, image 397. Herman Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  2. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 506, page 66, image 130. Wm. Broer household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  3. [S1773] Royden Woodward Vosburgh, editor, The Reformed Dutch Church of Stone Arabia in the Town of Palatine, Montgomery County, N.Y. (New York City: New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1916), 3:25. Harman, Consaul; parents: William Brower, Catherine Docstader. Hereinafter cited as RDC Stone Arabia.
  4. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 755, page 579, image 584. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Hermon H. Brower1

b. 18 October 1873
  • Hermon H. Brower was born on 18 October 1873.1
  • He was baptized on 30 May 1874 at Reformed Dutch Church of Stone Arabia, Town of Palatine, Montgomery Co., New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 9 June 1880 at Palatine, Montgomery Co., New York, Herman Brower, age 6, born in New York.2

Citations

  1. [S1773] 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), 3:39. Hermon H.; parents: Hermon Brower, Maggie F. Schuyler. Hereinafter cited as RDC Stone Arabia.
  2. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 865, page 347C, ED 58, FHL film #1254865. Hermon Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Hessel Brower1

b. 13 September 1804
  • Hessel Brower was born on 13 September 1804.2
  • He was baptized at Reformed Dutch Church, Albany, New York; (no date recorded) no sponsors.2
  • He married Maria before 1826.3
  • Hessel Brower appeared on the census on 8 July 1850 at 10th Ward, Albany, Albany Co., New York, as Hessel Brower, age 46, a coach ?; with wife Maria, age 44; and children Hessel, Jr., William H., Mary M., Annaliza, and Margaret Trabin(?), age 71.3

Family: Maria b. c 1806

Citations

  1. [S1435] Lilly Martin, "E-mail correspondence received from Lilly Martin," e-mail correspondence from Martin, Lilly to Chris Chester and et al, April 22, 2007, to Chris Chester, Paul Brewer, et al, "Hessel Brower Line"; RDC Albany, NY record. Hereinafter cited as "L. Martin e-mail."
  2. [S1590] Holland Society of New York, compiler, Records of The Reformed Dutch Church of Albany, New York 1683-1809 (Baltimore, Maryland: reprinted for Clearfield Co., Inc. by Genealogical Pub. Co., Inc., 1978), 8:71. Hereinafter cited as RDC Albany.
  3. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432-472, p.159, image 536. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  4. [S1741] "Brouwer Beginnings" by William J. Hoffman, Manuscript, BB-50, New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, New York City, New York.

Hessel Brower1

b. 12 September 1857, d. 16 May 1860
  • Hessel Brower was born on 12 September 1857.1
  • He died on 16 May 1860.1

Citations

  1. [S4716] 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 IX, Charts compiled by Chester A. Brower, Family of Hessel Brower and Margaret Elizabeth Waltz.

Hessel Brower1

b. 31 July 1865, d. 16 August 1866
  • Hessel Brower was born on 31 July 1865.1
  • He died on 16 August 1866.1

Citations

  1. [S4716] 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 IX, Charts compiled by Chester A. Brower, Family of Hessel Brower and Margaret Elizabeth Waltz.

Hessel Brower Jr.1

b. 16 March 1826, d. 16 August 1907
  • Hessel Brower Jr. was born on 16 March 1826 at Albany Co., New York.2
  • He married Margaret Elizabeth Waltz.2
  • Hessel Brower Jr. died on 16 August 1907.2
  • He appeared on the census on 8 July 1850 at 10th Ward, Albany, Albany Co., New York, as Hessel Brower, Jr., age 24, a sugar maker, single and living with his parents.1

Family: Margaret Elizabeth Waltz b. 16 Oct 1826, d. 28 Mar 1901

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432-472, p.159, image 536. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S4716] 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 IX, Charts compiled by Chester A. Brower, Family of Hessel Brower and Margaret Elizabeth Waltz.

Hester Brower1

b. before 1759
  • Hester Brower was born before 1759.
  • She married by license dated on 5 January 1777 at New York John Beemsen.1

Citations

  1. [S521] Robert H. Kelby and Kenneth Scott, New York Marriages Previous to 1784; A reprint of the original edition of 1860 (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1984), p.49. Hereinafter cited as New York Marriages Previous to 1784.

Hester Brower1

Citations

  1. [S2483] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G:11-B, Merle Brower - W.Bogardus Correspodence. Correspondence, pedigree charts, family papers. "The Brower Family" written by Rev. D.I. Offman in his papers on the Brower Family. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Hester Amanda Brower1

b. 3 June 1901, d. 28 June 1984
  • Hester Amanda Brower was born on 3 June 1901 at Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey.1
  • She married Leslie Frank Bogert, son of Edward H. Bogert and Lucy Leah Brower, at Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey, on 16 August 1924.1
  • Hester Amanda Brower died on 28 June 1984.1
  • She was buried on 30 June 1984 at Mount Hebron Cemetery, Montclair, Essex Co., New Jersey.1
  • Leslie Frank Bogert and Hester Amanda Brower, had two adopted children: Alice H. Bogert and Grace Bogert.1

Citations

  1. [S3311] Michael Costa, "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1783)," e-mail message from Michael Costa at e-mail address to Chris Chester, October 31, 2010, Family Group Sheets prepared by Michael Costa. Sources included. Hereinafter cited as "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1873)."

Hester Ann Brower

b. December 1836, d. between 1916 and 1920
  • Hester Ann Brower was born in December 1836 at probably Queens Co., New York.1
  • She married Peter Bush Bourdette circa 1859.2
  • Hester Ann Brower died between 1916 and 1920.2
  • She appeared on the census on 1 August 1850 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Heste Ann Brower, age 14, born in New York.3
  • She appeared on the census on 8 July 1870 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Hester Bourdett, age 31, born in New York.4
  • She appeared on the census on 1 June 1880 at Baldwin, Town of Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Hester A. Bourdette, age 43, born in New York. Both parents born in New York.5
  • She appeared on the census on 14 June 1900 at District 698, Town of Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, as Hester A. Bourdett, age 63, born Dec 1836 in New York. Married for 41 years. She has had ten children, seven living in 1900.1
  • Hester Ann Brower and Peter Bush Bourdette moved to at East Smithfield, Bradford Co., Pennsylvania, circa 1906.2
  • Hester Ann Brower appeared on the census on 29 April 1910 at Smithfield, Bradford Co., Pennsylvania, as Ester Burdette, age 73, born in New York. Married for 50 years. She had has 10? children, 7 living in 1910.6

Family: Peter Bush Bourdette b. 18 Apr 1838, d. 15 Oct 1915

Citations

  1. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 1079, page 12B, ED 698. Peter B. Bourdett household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  2. [S2616] Chester Collection of Unpublished Genealogy Related Material and Correspondence, Chris Chester, Kent, New York, TMG Source Folder, E-Folder no. 2739, William A.C. Brower, Hempstead, NY, 2008-2009. ,E-mail, October 18, 2009, "Browers," Margaret Bourdette to Susan Brower, forward to Chris Chester.
  3. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 583, p.165, image 229. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  4. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1078, page 447, image 132. Peter B. Bourdett household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  5. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 918, FHL film 1254918, page 418.2000, ED 271, image 0051. Peter B. Bourdette household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  6. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T624, Roll 1319, page 6B, ED 33, image 59. Peter Burdette household (image is very faint). Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.

Hester Louisa Brower1

b. 10 August 1844, d. 5 August 1898
  • Hester Louisa Brower was born on 10 August 1844 at New Jersey.1
  • She married John H. Biddle at Camden, Camden Co., New Jersey, on 4 October 1866.1,2
  • Hester Louisa Brower died on 5 August 1898.1
  • Also known as Hester Brewer.3
  • Also known as Esther L. Brower.2
  • She appeared on the census on 8 August 1850 at Galloway, Atlantic Co., New Jersey, Hester Brewer, age 5, born in New Jersey.3
  • She appeared on the census on 8 August 1860 at Galloway, Atlantic Co., New Jersey, Hester Brower, age 15, born in New Jersey.4

Family: John H. Biddle

Citations

  1. [S3324] 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. [S4204] William B. Bogardus, "Vincent Brower, b. 1739," e-mail message from William B. Bogardus (e-mail address) to Chris Chester, October 16, 2011, Bith dates and marriages for some descendants of Amasa Brower. Hereinafter cited as "Vincent Brower, b. 1739 (reply)."
  3. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 442, page 51A, image 106. Amasa Brewer household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  4. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 682, page 253, FHL film #803682. Amasa Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.