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William G. Brower1,2

b. 8 May 1824, d. 18 January 1876
  • William G. Brower was born on 8 May 1824 at Coeymans, Albany Co., New York.3
  • He married Hester Ven Yont.4
  • William G. Brower died on 18 January 1876 at New Jersey ; age 52.5
  • Also known as William G. Brown (error on the 1850 census).6
  • Also known as William W. F. Garretson Brower.3
  • He appeared on the census on 22 August 1850 at New Baltimore, Greene Co., New York, incorrectly enumerated as Wm. G. Brown. Age 25, born in New York. Boatman. Real estate valued at $370. In the household, all surnamed Brown (sic) are Hester (age 22), Roselia (3) and Cornelius (1).6
  • He appeared on the census on 20 June 1860 at East Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey, Wm G. Brower, age 36, born in New York. Ice dealer. Real estate valued at $3000, personal estate at $4000. In the household are Hester Brower (age 33), Rosella Brower (13), Cornelius Brower (11)< Charles Brower (5) and Ezra Brower (3).2
  • He appeared on the census on 21 June 1870 at New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey, William Brower, age 43, born in New York. No occupation. Personal estate valued at $200. In the household are Hester Brower (age 40), Rosalia Brower (23), Cornelius Brower (21), Charles Brower (17), Ezra Brower (12), Melvina Brower (8), William Brower (6), Van Isyke Brower (2).7

Family 1:

Family 2: Hester Ven Yont b. c 1828, d. 28 Feb 1887

Citations

  1. [S4859] Brower Research and Correspondence of Chester A. Brower, Typed and handwritten notes, Box 5, UNP BB-68, 88, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, (pages scanned by Karen B. Sims in 2009, PDFs in possession of Chris Chester, 2012), 68 part X. Mentions a deed of March 3, 1845 in which Cornelius C. Brower, his wife Phebe, and William G. Brower had a mortage on land in Albany County.
  2. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 700, page 37, FHL film #803700. Wm. G. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  3. [S4859] Brower Research and Correspondence of Chester A. Brower, Typed and handwritten notes, Box 5, UNP BB-68, 88, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, (pages scanned by Karen B. Sims in 2009, PDFs in possession of Chris Chester, 2012), BB-88 part IV. Hand written list of birth dates, original source not clear.
  4. [S4859] Brower Research and Correspondence of Chester A. Brower, Typed and handwritten notes, Box 5, UNP BB-68, 88, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, (pages scanned by Karen B. Sims in 2009, PDFs in possession of Chris Chester, 2012), 88 part IV. Handwritten notes, sources of statements not certain but presumed to be the Family Bible which was photocopied but nearly impossible to read.
  5. [S3552] Family Search,"New Jersey Deaths and Burials, 1720-1988", online www.familysearch.org. Name index to marriage records from the state of New Jersey. Microfilm copies of these records are available at the Family History Library and Family History Centers. Retrieved July 2012. Wm. G. Brower, age 52, married. Spouse and parents not named. FHL film #494140. Hereinafter cited as New Jersey Deaths and Burials, 1720-1988.
  6. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 509, page 193A. Wm G. Brown (sic) household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  7. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 873, page 141B, FHL film #552372. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  8. [S4859] Brower Research and Correspondence of Chester A. Brower, Typed and handwritten notes, Box 5, UNP BB-68, 88, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, (pages scanned by Karen B. Sims in 2009, PDFs in possession of Chris Chester, 2012), 68 part X, Correspondence from Eva M. Gardner, Sunday, January 11th, ____ (1971?). Mentions a "Family record," but is not specific with the source. See also 88 part II, letter dated January 25, 1970.
  9. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 790, page 388A-388B, ED 138, FHL film #1254790. Hester J. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

William H. Brower1

b. circa 1828
  • William H. Brower was born circa 1828 at Albany Co., New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 8 July 1850 at 10th Ward, Albany, Albany Co., New York, age 22, single and living with his parents.1

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432-472, p.159, image 536. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William H. Brower1

b. 5 February 1846, d. 7 March 1911
  • William H. Brower was born on 5 February 1846 at Enfield, Tompkins Co., New York.2
  • He married first before 1875 Nellie.
  • William H. Brower married second circa 1898 Hattie M.3
  • William H. Brower died on 7 March 1911.4,5
  • He was buried at Ithaca City Cemetery, Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York.4
  • He appeared on the census on 5 October 1850 at Enfield, Tompkins Co., New York, as William H. "Brown," age 5.6
  • He appeared on the census on 3 August 1860 at Enfield, Tompkins Co., New York, age 14.7
  • He served during at the Civil War. As a private with Co. G, 15th New York Cavalry, enlisting 18 Sep 1863.8
  • He appeared on the census on 6 June 1880 at Enfield, Tompkins Co., New York, as William Brower, age 33, born in New York, a stone mason. He is enumerated within the household of his father Cornelius Brower. He is married although his wife is not recorded. Willie Brower, age 5, a grandson of Cornelius is recorded after William.1
  • He appeared on the census on 16 April 1910 at 3rd Ward, Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York, as William H. Brower, age 64, born in New York, employed as a laborer at odd jobs. With him is his wife, Hattie, they have been married for 12 years, the second marriage for both. They live at 412 North Plains Street.3































































































Family: Nellie b. Oct 1857

Citations

  1. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll T9 938, FHL film #1254938, p.109.4000, ED 229, image 0222. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  2. [S5039] Town Clerks Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War, ca. 1861-1865, Collection Number: (N-Ar)13774; Box Number 62; Roll Number: 34, Albany, New York, Retrieved November 2012. William H. Brower, b. 5 Feb 1846, Tompkins Co., NY; parents: Cornelius Brower, Martha Hausner; Residence: Ithaca, NY; Enlisted: 16 Sep 1863, Ithaca, 15th Cavalry, Co. G, private, white, single; New York State Archives, Ancestry.com, 2011. Hereinafter cited as Town Clerks Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War.
  3. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll T624 1083, p.3B, ED 184, image 836.. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  4. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved May 2011. "William Henry Brower," Mem. #39144498, Jul 6, 2009. Note: son of Cornelius and Martha Husner Brower; died age 66 years; Co. G, 2nd Regt, NY Cav. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  5. [S5038] Funeral of W. H. Brower, Ithaca Daily News, Ithaca, New York, March 8, 1911, page 2, Funeral of W. H. Brower: The funeral of William H. Brower, who died yesterday at the City Hospital will be held at 1 o'clock Frifay afternoon from the home. The Rev. Wallace E. Brown will officiate. Internment will be in the soldier's plot in the City Cemetery. Mr. Brower was a member of the Fifteenth New York Volunteer Cavalry. He leaves his wife and three sons, W. M. Brower and Harry Brower of this city and Charles H. Brower of Chicago, and a daughter, Mrs. Emmett Hausner of this city. Hereinafter cited as Ithaca Daily News.
  6. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432 606, p.356, image 309.. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  7. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Roll M653 868, p.0, image 266. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  8. [S2118] "Noted Residents of Enfield, Tompkins County, NY."Taken from "History of Tioga, Chemung, Tompkins and Schuyler Counties, New York," pub. 1879, pp.497-498.. Online http://www.nytompki.org/tnfld01.htm.. Hereinafter cited as Noted Residents of Enfield, Tompkins County, NY.

William H. Brower1

b. 7 February 1842
  • William H. Brower was born on 7 February 1842.1
  • He was baptized on 28 October 1844 at First Moravian Church, New York City, New York.2
  • He appeared on the census on 11 June 1860 at Ward 17, District 9, New York City, New York Co., New York, as Wm. H. Brower, age 17, living in his mother's household. Employed as a clerk.3
  • He appeared on the census on 23 August 1870 at Ward 21, District 19, New York City, New York Co., New York, as Bill Brower, age 28, born in New York. Single, not employed, living in his sister Mary Francis' household.4

Citations

  1. [S2560] 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, From Records of the First Moravian Church (New York, New York), FHL film #0017783. Hereinafter cited as "Mary Ann Sypher's Photo."
  2. [S2565] William B. Bogardus, "Updated Information (James Brower-Mary A. Sypher Family)," e-mail message from William B. Bogardus to Chris Chester and Mary Kay McDowell, 19 March 2009, Update to e-mail of 3-16-2009. From First Moravian Church Records, FHL film #0017783.. Hereinafter cited as "Updated Information (James Brower-Mary A. Sypher Family)."
  3. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 809, page 446, image 8. Mary Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  4. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1010, page 561, image 240. Mary Francis household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

William H. Brower1

b. 19 November 1839, d. 14 August 1860
  • William H. Brower was born on 19 November 1839.1
  • He died on 14 August 1860.1

Citations

  1. [S2600] Jay H. Brower, "The Browers of Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pa.", Mennonite Family History Vol. 4, no. 3, pages 103-105 (July 1985). Hereinafter cited as "The Browers of Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pa."

William H. Brower1

b. circa 1874
  • William H. Brower was born circa 1874 at Iowa.1
  • He appeared on the census on 23 June 1880 at Sherman, Jasper Co., Iowa, as William H. Brower, age 6, born in Iowa. Going to school.1

Citations

  1. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 346, FHL film #1254346, page 124.3000, ED 95, image 0472. J.B. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

William H. Brower1

b. circa 1841
  • William H. Brower was born circa 1841 at Dutchess Co., New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 28 July 1850 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, as William Brower, age 10, born in New York.2
  • He appeared on the census on 17 August 1860 at Ward 4, Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, as William H. Brower, age 19, born in New York. A silver plater. Lives with his parents.1

Citations

  1. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 741, page 302, image 303, FHL film #803741. James Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 497, page 83A, Image 115. James Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William H. Brower

b. circa 1867, d. 12 May 1871
  • William H. Brower was born circa 1867 at Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey.
  • He died on 12 May 1871.1
  • He was buried at Mount Hebron Cemetery, Montclair, Essex Co., New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 9 July 1870 at Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey, as Wm. H. Brower, age 3, born in New Jersey.2

Citations

  1. [S3448] Michael Costa, "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1783)," e-mail message from Michael Costa at e-mail address to Chris Chester, October 31, 2010, Family Group Sheets prepared by Michael Costa. Sources included. Hereinafter cited as "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1873)."
  2. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 884, page 201B, image 55, FHL film #552383. Richard G. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

William H. Brower

b. circa 1839
  • William H. Brower was born circa 1839 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.
  • He appeared on the census on 10 August 1850 at Southern Division, Randolph Co., North Carolina, as William H. Brower, age 11, born in North Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 641, page 96B, image 198. Wm. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William H. Brower1

b. circa 1826
  • William H. Brower was born circa 1826 at New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 30 July 1850 at Sullivan, Madison Co., New York, Wm. H. Brower, age 24, born in New York. Farmer.1

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 526, page 36B. Aaron Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William H. Brower1

b. circa 1835
  • William H. Brower was born circa 1835 at New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 16 November 1850 at Bushwick, Kings Co., New York, William H. Brower, age 15, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 521, page 99B. Richard Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William H. W. Brower1

d. December 1852
  • William H. W. Brower died in December 1852.1
  • He was buried on 20 December 1852 at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.1

Citations

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

William Henry Brower1

b. 19 September 1826
  • William Henry Brower was born on 19 September 1826.1
  • He was baptized at Reformed Church, Caughnawaga (now Fonda), Montgomery Co., New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 13 July 1850 at Sullivan, Madison Co., New York, as Wm. H. Brower, age 24, born in New York, a farmer, apparently single and living with his parents.2

Citations

  1. [S1877] Arthur C.M. Kelly, Baptism Record of Caughnawaga Reformed Church, Fonda, New York (Rhinebeck, New York: Arthur C.M. Kelly, 1985), p.241, no.5455. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms, Caughnawaga Reformed Church.
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 526, p.36, image 75. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William Henry Brower1

b. 17 April 1844, d. before 16 December 1848
  • William Henry Brower was born on 17 April 1844 at Nauvoo, Illinois.1
  • He died before 16 December 1848.1

Citations

  1. [S2436] Oradell Brower Triplett, Ariah Coats Brower Family (Privately printed: Oradell Brower Triplett, 1972?). William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. Page 98. Family Group sheet. Hereinafter cited as Ariah Coats Brower Family.

William Henry Brower1

b. 7 November 1849, d. 8 October 1912
  • William Henry Brower was born on 7 November 1849 at Preble Co., Ohio.1
  • He died on 8 October 1912 at Preble Co., Ohio.1
  • He was buried at Mound Hill Union Cemetery, Eaton, Preble Co., Ohio.1
  • He appeared on the census on 4 August 1850 at Gasper, Preble Co., Ohio, as William H. Brower, age 9 months, born in Ohio.2

Citations

  1. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Searched June 2009, using "Brower" in Preble County, Ohio. "William Henry Brower". Includes a transcript of obituary, and links to his spouse and children. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 723, page 270, image 83. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William Henry Brower1

b. 29 April 1826, d. 8 April 1827
  • William Henry Brower was born on 29 April 1826 at New York City, New York.1
  • He died on 8 April 1827 at New York City, New York.1

Citations

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

William Henry Brower1

b. 8 February 1825
  • William Henry Brower was born on 8 February 1825 at Palatine, Montgomery Co., New York.1
  • He was baptized on 20 March 1825 at Reformed Dutch Church of Stone Arabia, Town of Palatine, Montgomery Co., New York; sponsors Nathaniel Heath & wife Elisabeth.1

Citations

  1. [S1827] Royden Woodward Vosburgh, editor, The Reformed Dutch Church of Stone Arabia in the Town of Palatine, Montgomery County, N.Y. (New York City: New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1916), 3:3. Wm. Henry; parents: Corls. Brower & wife Elisabeth. Hereinafter cited as RDC Stone Arabia.

William Henry Brower1

b. 9 June 1856, d. 19 April 1914
  • William Henry Brower was born on 9 June 1856 at New Jersey.3,1,4
  • He married Lena Curth circa 1886.5
  • William Henry Brower died on 19 April 1914.4
  • He was buried at Glenwood Cemetery, West Long Branch, Monmouth Co., New Jersey.4
  • Also known as William Brower.5
  • Also known as William Brewer.2
  • Also known as William Henry Brewer.6
  • He appeared on the census on 28 July 1860 at Atlantic, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, William Brewer, age 3, born in New Jersey.2
  • He appeared on the census on 2 August 1870 at Atlantic, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, William Henry Brewer, age 13, born in New Jersey. Farm laborer.6
  • He appeared on the census on 11 June 1900 at Ocean, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, William Brower, age 44, born June 1855 in New Jersey. Both parents born in New Jersey. Farmer. Married for 14 years. In the household is his wife Eleanor, son George I., daughter Grace, and mother Mary Brower, widow.5
  • He appeared on the census on 23 April 1910 at Ocean, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, William H. Brower, age 53, born in New Jersey. Both parents born in New Jersey. Married for 25 years (first, wife not recorded). Farmer. In the household are his son Iva G. (age 23, single), and housekeeper Jose Crobock (23, single).7

Family: Lena Curth b. Dec 1865

Citations

  1. [S5233] Hank Graham, "Donald Brower Pedigree," e-mail message from Hank Graham to Chris Chester and Richard Brewer, March 5, 2013, Pedigree submited to the Brewer DNA Project. Hereinafter cited as "Donald Brower Pedigree."
  2. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 702, page 527, FHL film #803702. Isaac Brewer household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  3. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 985, page 6B, ED 101. William Brower household. Born June 1855. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  4. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved March 2013. William H. Brower, Mem #89373864, April 30, 2012. Photo of gravestone, along with a photo of the gravestone of Edward Brower 1860-___ and wife Annie McMab 1871-1931. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  5. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 985, page 6B, ED 101. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  6. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 875, page 2A, FHL film #552374. Isaac Brewer household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  7. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Census Place: Ocean, Monmouth, New Jersey; Roll: T624 901; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 0102; FHL microfilm: 1374914. William H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  8. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved March 2013. Edward W. Brower, Mem #89373945, Apr 30, 2012. Photo of gravestone. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.

William Herbert Brower1

b. 24 March 1873, d. 1951
  • William Herbert Brower was born on 24 March 1873 at Charlestown, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts.1
  • He married Katherine Therese Whittemore, daughter of Edward Whittemore and Jane Sharin, at Revere, Massachusetts, on 10 November 1896.2
  • William Herbert Brower died in 1951.3
  • He appeared on the census on 7 June 1880 at Boston (Charlestown), Suffolk Co., Massachusetts, as William H. Brower, age 7, born in Massachusetts. At school.4
  • He appeared on the census on 9 June 1900 at Ward 6, Somerville, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, as William H. Brower, age 27, born March 1873 in Massachusetts. Father born in New Jersey, mother in Massachusetts. Married for three years. He is a ticket agent for the railroad. In the household are his wife Catherine T. and son John W. Brower.5

Family: Katherine Therese Whittemore b. Jan 1878, d. 1938

Citations

  1. [S722] "Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910."(Online database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004), (From original records held by the Massachusetts Archives). Online www.AmericanAncestors.org., Vol. 251, page 165. William Herbert Brower, birth record. Parents John H. and Sarah J. Brower, residence 56 Tremont Street, Boston. His father is a policeman born in New Jersey, mother born in Boston. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910.
  2. [S722] "Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910."(Online database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004), (From original records held by the Massachusetts Archives). Online www.AmericanAncestors.org., Vol. 462, page 377. Marriage record William Herbert Brower age 23 born in Charleston, living in Boston, and Katherine Therese Whittemore, age 18 born in Santa Barbara, California, living in Revere, daughter of Edward (Whittemore) and Jane Sharin. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910.
  3. [S768] "Genealogy.com GenForum."Online forum for Genealogical inquiries. Used as a source of leads. Online www.genforum.genealogy.com., Brower Family Genealogy Forum. June 9, 2009. Re: Jerremiah Brower as Parent Totawa NJ Baptismal Reg., by David Brower. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy.com GenForum.
  4. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 553, FHL film #1254553, page 55.2000, ED 604, image 0198. John Brower(s) household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  5. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 666, page 13A, ED 949. William H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  6. [S722] "Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910."(Online database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004), (From original records held by the Massachusetts Archives). Online www.AmericanAncestors.org., Vol. 468, page 407. John Willis Brower birth record. Parents William Herbert Brower and Katherine T. Whittemore, residing on Mill Street.. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910.

William I. Brower1

  • William I. Brower married Anna Maria Woodward at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York, on 9 June 1817.1

Citations

  1. [S2053] "Marriages from 1801 to 1866 in the Reformed Dutch Church, New York City", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol.70-72, 89 (1939-41, 1958): 71:299. Hereinafter cited as "RDC NYC Marr. 1801-1866, NYGBR 70-72, 89."

William I. Brower1

  • William I. Brower married Mary Hyatt at First Reformed Dutch Church, Jamaica, Queens Co., Long Island, New York, on 23 March 1813.1

Citations

  1. [S3536] Kenn Stryker-Rodda, "Records of the First Reformed Dutch Church of Jamaica, Long Island", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols. 105-111 (1974-1980): 111 (1980):24. Hereinafter cited as "RDC Jamaica, L. I."

William Isaac Brower1

b. 1872
  • William Isaac Brower was born in 1872 at Farmingdale, Monmouth Co., New Jersey.1
  • He married Frances Kesth.1

Citations

  1. [S5421] Francis Bazley Lee Genealogical and Memorial History of the State of New Jersey, A Record of the Achievments of Her People in the Making of A Commonwealth and the Founding of A Nation, Vol. 1 (New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company, 1910), page 1415. Hereinafter cited as GMHSNJ.

William J. Brower1

Citations

  1. [S2600] Jay H. Brower, "The Browers of Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pa.", Mennonite Family History Vol. 4, no. 3, pages 103-105 (July 1985). Hereinafter cited as "The Browers of Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pa."

William J. Brower

b. circa 1854
  • William J. Brower was born circa 1854 at Michigan.
  • He appeared on the census on 20 June 1860 at Bingham, Clinton Co., Michigan, as William J. Brower, age 6, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 540, page 973, image 212. Jonathan L. Brewer household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

William J. Brower1

b. circa 1852
  • William J. Brower was born circa 1852 at Ocean Co., New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 11 June 1860 at Brick, Ocean Co., New Jersey, as Wm. J. Brown (sic), age 8, born in New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 2 August 1870 at Brick, Ocean Co., New Jersey, William J. Brower, age 19, born in New Jersey. Fisherman.2

Citations

  1. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 705, page 129, FHL film #803705. Wm. Brown (Brower) household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  2. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 883, page 19A, FHL film #552382. William H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

William J. Brower1

b. 18 February 1855, d. 15 August 1914
  • William J. Brower was born on 18 February 1855 at Pennsylvania.1
  • He married Ida Davidson.1
  • William J. Brower died on 15 August 1914.1
  • He appeared on the census on 25 June 1860 at Union, Centre Co., Pennsylvania, William Brower, age 5, born in Pennsylvania.3
  • He appeared on the census on 19 June 1880 at Union, Centre Co., Pennsylvania, William Brower, Jr., age 25, born in Pennsylvania. Single. Son. Farmer.4
  • He appeared on the census on 11 June 1900 at Union, Centre Co., Pennsylvania, William Brower, age 45, born Feb 1855 in Pennsylvania. Both parents born in Pennsylvania. Married for 21 years. Farmer. In the household are wife Ida B. and children Alfred W., Clarence, L., Leona B., Mary C., John W., Lloyd R., Harry G., Elmira, Eveline, Joseph C., Florence P., Olive G., Ada May.5

Family: Ida Davidson b. 12 Mar 1860, d. 4 Nov 1919

Citations

  1. [S2605] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G (Hubert Brower), Hubert Brower, WBC 8:G. Family Group Sheet by Dorothy Brower, 1980. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S2605] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G (Hubert Brower), Hubert Brower, WBC 8:G. Family Group Sheet by Dorothy Brower, 1980. Incorrectly places William (b.1855) in the family of William S. Brower and Hannah Resides. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  3. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 1090, page 918, FHL film #805090. Esther Ann Irwin household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  4. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 1112, page 136B, FHL film #1255112. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  5. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 1392, page 6A, ED 41. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

William Brower Jr.1

b. 17 November 1834, d. 24 November 1899
  • William Brower Jr. was born on 17 November 1834 at Suffern, Town of Ramapo, Rockland Co., New York.2
  • He married Martha Ann Barker at Methodist Episcopal Church (Market Street), Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey, on 4 December 1874; by Pastor Lewis R. Dunn.3
  • William Brower Jr. died on 24 November 1899 at General Hospital, Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey.3
  • He was buried at Laurel Grove Cemetery, Totowa, Passaic Co., New Jersey.3
  • He appeared on the census on 16 July 1850 at Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey, age 16, born in New York, employed as a machinist.4
  • He appeared on the census on 15 July 1860 at North Ward, Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey, age 27, a machinist, single and living with his parents.5
  • He appeared on the census on 16 June 1870 at 2nd Ward, Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey, age 38, born in New York, a machinist, living with his parents.6
  • He appeared on the census on 1 June 1880 at Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey, residing at 25 Ward Street, as Wm Brower, age 45, birth place given as New Jersey. Both parent's birthplace given as New Jersey. He works at a lathe. With him is wife Martha, son William, step-son Art Bateman, and boarder Frank Essex (age 18).7
  • He was a machinest, and owned a machine shop at Dundee Lake, Saddle River Twp., Bergen Co., New Jersey. It is stated that he was the "inventor of the button and eye on shoes." He last lived at 35 Ryle Ave., Paterson, New Jersey.8

Family: Martha Ann Barker b. 29 May 1835, d. 1 Feb 1919

Citations

  1. [S2142] Alfred Henry Brower, Brower Family, Photocopy of typescript, 1985, Rutgers University Special Collections, New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey. Obtained in July 2008. There are numerous errors regarding the early generations of Adam Brouwer's family in the manuscript, and it should be used with caution.. p.29.
  2. [S2142] Alfred Henry Brower, Brower Family, Photocopy of typescript, 1985, Rutgers University Special Collections, New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey. Obtained in July 2008. There are numerous errors regarding the early generations of Adam Brouwer's family in the manuscript, and it should be used with caution.. p.29, 31.
  3. [S2142] Alfred Henry Brower, Brower Family, Photocopy of typescript, 1985, Rutgers University Special Collections, New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey. Obtained in July 2008. There are numerous errors regarding the early generations of Adam Brouwer's family in the manuscript, and it should be used with caution.. p.31.
  4. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432 461, p.196, image 148. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  5. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Roll M653 706, p.498, image 203. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  6. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll M593 885, p.316, image 106. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  7. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll T9 796, FHL film #1254796, p.340.2000, ED 166, image 0464. Family no.12. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  8. [S2142] Alfred Henry Brower, Brower Family, Photocopy of typescript, 1985, Rutgers University Special Collections, New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey. Obtained in July 2008. There are numerous errors regarding the early generations of Adam Brouwer's family in the manuscript, and it should be used with caution.. p.31, 33.
  9. [S2142] Alfred Henry Brower, Brower Family, Photocopy of typescript, 1985, Rutgers University Special Collections, New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey. Obtained in July 2008. There are numerous errors regarding the early generations of Adam Brouwer's family in the manuscript, and it should be used with caution.. p.33.

William L. Brower1

b. circa 1861
  • William L. Brower was born circa 1861 at New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 16 August 1870 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, as William Brower, age 9, born in New York.2
  • He appeared on the census on 14 June 1880 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, as William L. Brower, age 19, born in New York. Works in print works.1

Citations

  1. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 825, FHL film #1254825, page 11.1000, ED 49, image 0023. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  2. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 927, page 492B, image 75, FHL film #552426. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

William L. Brower1

b. circa 1836, d. 18 July 1887
  • Also known as William Brower.
  • He appeared on the census on 24 August 1850 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, William Brower, age given as 17, born in New York. Living in the household of his widowed mother.4
  • He appeared on the census on 28 July 1860 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, William Brower, age 24, born in New York. A farm laborer. In the household are his wife Sarah Ann and daughter Sarah. They are enumerated in the dwelling house of Stephen Carman.5
  • He appeared on the census on 22 July 1870 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, William Brower, age 35, born in New York. A marketman. Real estate valued at $2500, personal estate at $1500. In the household are his wife Sarah and children Sarah, Cornelius, Abraham, Thomas. Also Harriet Brower, age 37, a tailoress.6
  • He appeared on the census on 10 June 1880 at Village of Woodsburgh, Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, William Brower, age 46, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. An oysterman. In the household are his wife Sarah A., children Cornelius R., Abram, Thomas H., Harriet, Lewis and Calvin. Also Ann Carman, age given as 75, mother-in-law.7

Family: Sarah Ann Remsen b. 1 May 1840, d. 30 Sep 1924

Citations

  1. [S3374] Dorothy Brower Landfare, "Brouwer Genealogy Database: Calvin Langdon Brower b. 17 March 1880," e-mail message from Dorothy Brower Landfare (e-mail address) to Chris Chester, September 20, 2010, Digital copy of Marriage Registration for Calvin Langdon Brower. Hereinafter cited as "Calvin Langdon Brower b. 17 March 1880."
  2. [S3375] Dorothy Brower Landfare, "Brouwer Genealogy Database Revision Suggestions," e-mail message from Dorothy Brower Landfare (e-mail address) to Chris Chester, September 21, 2010, Digital copy of Death Cert for Sarah Ann Remsen Brower; Josephine Frost’s Abstracts of Marriage and Death Records in Flushing and Vicinity, 1847-1870. Hereinafter cited as "BGD Revision Suggestions."
  3. [S3376] Chester Collection of Unpublished Genealogy Related Material and Correspondence, Chris Chester, Kent, New York, TMG Source Folder, E-Folder No. 3376, Dorothy Brower Landfare Correspondence, 2010. ,Pedigree of Thomas Henry Brower, Brewer DNA Project Kit #187629.
  4. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 583, page 208, image 314. Ann Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  5. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 844, page 0, image 540. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  6. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1078, page 475, image 188. William Brower. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  7. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 918, FHL film #1254918, page 461.4000, ED 272, image 0136. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  8. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 1079, page 14B, ED 708. Charles M. Searles household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

William Lanier Brower1

b. 29 August 1841, d. 13 February 1917
  • William Lanier Brower was born on 29 August 1841 at Bloomfield, New Jersey.1
  • He married Jennie Ball, daughter of Nathaniel Ball, on 16 October 1873.1
  • William Lanier Brower died on 13 February 1917 at Newark, New Jersey.1
  • He was buried at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Newark, New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 4 June 1880 at Newark, Essex Co., New Jersey, William Brower, age 38, born in New Jersey. Both parents born in New Jersey. Married. Insurance Agent. In the household are his wife Jennie C., daughter Della C. and two families of boarders (headed by Elizabeth Ball, and Charles Taylor).2

Family: Jennie Ball b. 22 Jan 1847, d. 22 Jun 1892

Citations

  1. [S2481] Jennie Brower Clarke, The Brower Genealogy and Allied Families, Unpublished Manuscript, 1910, Box 5, BB-411 (GEP), William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. The early generations are in error, and the manuscript is used here for generations six (Samuel Brower and Charlotte De Wolf) to the present (1910). Additional descendants were later added by someone other than the author (to about 1944). Because of the binding (heavy staples covered by duct tape) it was not possible to scan or copy the manuscript. page 5.
  2. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 778, page 423C, ED 67, FHL film #1254778. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

William Lanier Brower1

b. 21 November 1864, d. 22 June 1937
  • William Lanier Brower was born on 21 November 1864 at Wisconsin.1,2
  • He married Helen C. Swanson on 22 February 1887.3
  • William Lanier Brower died on 22 June 1937 at Prairie DuSac, Wisconsin.1
  • He was buried at Bloomfield Cemetery, New Jersey.3
  • He appeared on the census on 8 June 1870 at Bloomfield, Essex Co., New Jersey, as William H. Brower, age 5, born in Wisconsin. At school.2
  • He appeared on the census on 1 June 1900 at Ward 4, East Orange, Essex Co., New Jersey, William Brower, age 35, born Nov 1864 in Wisconsin. Father born in New Jersey, mother in New York. Married for 13 years. Bank clerk. In the household are his wife Christina H., and children Alice, Helen I., R. Charles, Richard L. and Esther D.4
  • He appeared on the census on 15 April 1910 at Ward 3, East Orange, Essex Co., New Jersey, William L. Brower, age 45, born in Wisconsin. Both parents born in New York. Vice President, National Bank of New York. Married for 23 years. In the household are his wife Helen C., children Alice S., Helen I., Charles R., Richard L. Dorothy E., William L., Jr., and servant Julia Schmidt (age 20).5

Family: Helen C. Swanson b. 3 Feb 1864, d. 12 Nov 1939

Citations

  1. [S2481] Jennie Brower Clarke, The Brower Genealogy and Allied Families, Unpublished Manuscript, 1910, Box 5, BB-411 (GEP), William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. The early generations are in error, and the manuscript is used here for generations six (Samuel Brower and Charlotte De Wolf) to the present (1910). Additional descendants were later added by someone other than the author (to about 1944). Because of the binding (heavy staples covered by duct tape) it was not possible to scan or copy the manuscript. page 5.
  2. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 860, page 53B, image 111, FHL film #552359. Robert D. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  3. [S2481] Jennie Brower Clarke, The Brower Genealogy and Allied Families, Unpublished Manuscript, 1910, Box 5, BB-411 (GEP), William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. The early generations are in error, and the manuscript is used here for generations six (Samuel Brower and Charlotte De Wolf) to the present (1910). Additional descendants were later added by someone other than the author (to about 1944). Because of the binding (heavy staples covered by duct tape) it was not possible to scan or copy the manuscript. page 7.
  4. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 968, page 10A, ED 179. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  5. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T624, Roll 883, page 1B, ED 167. William L. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

William Leslie Brower1

b. 19 July 1867
  • William Leslie Brower was born on 19 July 1867.1

Citations

  1. [S2957] Nathaniel Goodwin, The Descendants of Thomas Olcott: One of the First Settlers of Hartford, Connecticut (Albany, N.Y.: J. Munsell, 1874), page 100. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Thomas Olcott.

William Leverich Brower1

b. 5 August 1846
  • William Leverich Brower was born on 5 August 1846 at New York City, New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 5 September 1850 at Ward 15, Eastern Half, New York City, New York Co., New York, as William Brower, age 4, 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 William Brower, age 12, born in New York.3

Citations

  1. [S2957] Nathaniel Goodwin, The Descendants of Thomas Olcott: One of the First Settlers of Hartford, Connecticut (Albany, N.Y.: J. Munsell, 1874), page 100. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Thomas Olcott.
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 552, page 229A, image 468. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  3. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 805, page 288, image 268, FHL film #803805. Francis Curet household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

William M. Brower1

b. circa 1841
  • William M. Brower was born circa 1841 at Yalobusha Co., Mississippi.1
  • He appeared on the census on 31 October 1850 at North of the Yalobusha River, Yalobusha Co., Mississippi, as Wm. M. Brower, age 9, born in Mississippi.1

Citations

  1. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 382, page 436, image 878. Jno. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William M. Brower1

b. 28 June 1815
  • William M. Brower was born on 28 June 1815.1

Citations

  1. [S3462] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Box 5, BIB BB-154, Brower Family Bible Record. Published Hartford 1834 by D.F. Robinson and H.F. Sumner, Cottage Bible - Present Owner: Oneida Historical Society, Utica, N.Y. Copied by Edith Balsford Swancott (Mrs. Henry G.) NSDAR #164796, May 1953. FHL film #0862794.. . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

William M. Brower

b. April 1876
  • William M. Brower was born in April 1876 at Enfield, Tompkins Co., New York.2
  • He married Minnie L. circa 1899.3
  • William M. Brower married Mabel before 1920.4
  • Also known as Willie Brower.1
  • William M. Brower appeared on the census on 6 June 1880 at Enfield, Tompkins Co., New York, as Willie Brower, age 5.1
  • He appeared on the census in 1892 at Enfield, Tompkins Co., New York, age 17, born in the U.S., farmer.5
  • He appeared on the census on 12 June 1900 at Ward 2, Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York, William M. Brower, age 24, born April 1876 in New York. Both parents born in New York. Plumber. Married for 1 year. In the household is his wife Minnie L.2
  • He appeared on the census in 1905 at Ward 4, Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York, Will M. Brower, age 29, born in New York. Plumber. In the household are his wife Minnie and son Reginald. Enumerated with the family of Calvin A. Buffington in house no. 223.6
  • He appeared on the census on 28 April 1910 at Ward 4, Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York, William M. Brower, age 34, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. Married for 11 years. Plumber. In the household are his wife Minnie L., son Reginald C., and cousin Inez C. Brower (age 22).3
  • In March 1911 William M. Brower resided at Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York.7
  • He appeared on the census on 13 January 1920 at Ward 4, Detroit, Wayne Co., Michigan, Wm.. M. Brower, age 42, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. Plumber. In the household is his wife Mabel and son Reginald C.4
  • He appeared on the census on 22 April 1930 at Highland, Oakland Co., Michigan, William Brower, age 52, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. Plumber. Married (wife not recorded). First married at age 28. In the household is his son Reginald C. Brower.8

Family: Minnie L. b. Feb 1881

  • Reginald C. Brower3

Citations

  1. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll T9 938, FHL film #1254938, p.109.4000, ED 229, image 0222. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  2. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 1168, page 8A, ED 0151, FHL film #1241168. William M. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T624, Roll 1083, page 14A, ED 0185, FHL film #1375096. William M. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  4. [S7] MyFamily.com, 1920 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T625, Roll 805, page 8B, ED 150. William M. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Census.
  5. [S4856] Ancestry.com,"New York State Census, 1892", online www.ancestry.com. Provo, Utah, 2012. Original data: New York Education Department, Office of Cultural Education. 1892 New York State Census. Albany, NY: New York State Library. Enfield, Tompkins Co., ED 1, William M. Brower. Hereinafter cited as New York State Census 1892.
  6. [S4055] "1905 New York State Census", online www.familysearch.org. Ithaca Ward 4, ED 2, Tompkins Co., NY, family #223, page 24, lines 18-20, Will M. Brower, Minnie Brower, Reginald Brower. Hereinafter cited as 1905 New York State Census.
  7. [S5038] Funeral of W. H. Brower, Ithaca Daily News, Ithaca, New York, March 8, 1911, page 2, Funeral of W. H. Brower: The funeral of William H. Brower, who died yesterday at the City Hospital will be held at 1 o'clock Frifay afternoon from the home. The Rev. Wallace E. Brown will officiate. Internment will be in the soldier's plot in the City Cemetery. Mr. Brower was a member of the Fifteenth New York Volunteer Cavalry. He leaves his wife and three sons, W. M. Brower and Harry Brower of this city and Charles H. Brower of Chicago, and a daughter, Mrs. Emmett Hausner of this city. Hereinafter cited as Ithaca Daily News.
  8. [S8] MyFamily.com, 1930 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T626, Roll 1016, page 10B, ED 28, FHL film #2340751. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1930 US Census.

William N. Brower1

b. 1 July 1881, d. 11 January 1949
  • William N. Brower was born on 1 July 1881 at New Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut.1
  • He married Christine C. circa 1909.2,3
  • William N. Brower died on 11 January 1949 at Metropolitan Hospital, New York City, New York; age 67-6-10.4
  • Also known as William Nicholas Brower.2
  • He appeared on the census on 12 June 1900 at Overpeck, Bergen Co., New Jersey, William N. Brower, age 19, born July 1880 in Connecticut. Single. Son. Electrical clerk.5
  • He appeared on the census on 26 April 1910 at Ward 12, Manhattan, New York Co., New York, as William M. Brower, age 28, born in Connecticut. Father born in New York, mother in Massachusetts. Married for one year. Salesman - shirt maker. In the household is his wife Christine. They reside at 625 W. 42nd St.3
  • He appeared on the census on 17 April 1930 at Manhattan, New York Co., New York, William Brower, age 48, born in Connecticut. Father born in New York, mother in Massachusetts. Married at age 28. Salesman - Drug sundries. In the household is his wife Christine. They reside at 30 Fairview Ave.6
  • In 1942 William N. Brower resided at New York City, New York; when he registered for the draft during WW II.7

Citations

  1. [S4859] Brower Research and Correspondence of Chester A. Brower, Typed and handwritten notes, Box 5, UNP BB-68, 88, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, (pages scanned by Karen B. Sims in 2009, PDFs in possession of Chris Chester, 2012), 68 part IX, Charts compiled by Chester A. Brower, Chart No. 23, Nicholas M.C. Brower and Elizabeth (Lizzy) Zetter.
  2. [S4859] Brower Research and Correspondence of Chester A. Brower, Typed and handwritten notes, Box 5, UNP BB-68, 88, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, (pages scanned by Karen B. Sims in 2009, PDFs in possession of Chris Chester, 2012), 68 part VII. Burial cards from Albany Rural Cemetery.
  3. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T624, Roll 1026, page 12B, ED 700, FHL film #1375039. William M. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  4. [S4859] Brower Research and Correspondence of Chester A. Brower, Typed and handwritten notes, Box 5, UNP BB-68, 88, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, (pages scanned by Karen B. Sims in 2009, PDFs in possession of Chris Chester, 2012), 68 part IX, Charts compiled by Chester A. Brower, Chart No. 23, Nicholas M.C. Brower and Elizabeth (Lizzy) Zetter. See also 68 part VIII, Burial cards.
  5. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 955, page 14A, ED 34, FHL film #1240955. Nicholas C. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  6. [S8] MyFamily.com, 1930 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T626, Roll 1580, page 21B, ED 1133, FHL film #234315. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1930 US Census.
  7. [S2787] Ancestry.com,"U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942", online www.ancestry.com. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007. Original data: United States, Selective Service System. Selective Service Registration Cards, World War II: Fourth Registration. National Archives and Records Administration Branch locations: National Archives and Records Administration Region Branches. William M. Brower, age 60, born July 1, 1881 at New Haven, Connecticut; residence given as c/o Mills Hotel, 36 St. 17 Ave., New York City (16 Hawthorne St., Brooklyn is crossed through). Contact: Frank Gillett, Springfield Gardens, L. I. Employer: None. Hereinafter cited as U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.

William Nelson Brower1,2

b. 23 January 1843, d. 3 April 1859
  • William Nelson Brower was born on 23 January 1843.2
  • He was baptized on 23 April 1845 at New Hackensack Reformed Dutch Church, Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York.2
  • He died on 3 April 1859 ; "age 17y 2m 10d."1
  • He was buried at Presbyterian Churchyard, New Hamburgh, Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 24 August 1850 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, as Wm. Brower, age 8, born in New York.3

Citations

  1. [S1433] William L. Huffman, "Dutchess County, N.Y., Tombstone Readings", Yesteryears vol.17 no.67 (Spring 1974): p.154. Hereinafter cited as "Dutchess Co. Tombstone Readings."
  2. [S2885] Arthur C.M. Kelly, New York Births & Baptisms I, Southeast Region, New York State, 1660-1916., CD-ROM (Rhinebeck,N.Y.: Kinship), New York Births & Baptisms, New Hackensack Reformed Dutch Church: 1757-1906. Hereinafter cited as New York Births & Baptisms I, Southeast Region, New York State.
  3. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 497, page 159, image 264. Elias Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William O. Brower1

b. circa 1871
  • William O. Brower was born circa 1871 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 14 June 1880 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, as William O. Brower, age 9, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 825, FHL film #1254825, page 11.1000, ED 49, image 0023. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

William P. Brower

b. circa 1869
  • Father*: Alfred Brower b. 7 Jun 1836, d. 11 Mar 1914
  • Mother*: Amanda b. 2 May 1841, d. 9 Jun 1913
  • William P. Brower was born circa 1869 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.
  • He appeared on the census on 16 July 1870 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as William P. Brower, age 1, born in New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 19 June 1880 at Village of East Rockaway, Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, William Brower, age 11, born in New York.2

Citations

  1. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1078, page 460, image 158. Alfred Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  2. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 918, FHL film 1254918, page 474.1000, ED 272, image 0161. Alfred Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

William P. Brower1

b. 1913, d. circa 1953
  • William P. Brower was born in 1913 at New Jersey.2
  • He married Adele E. Braun, daughter of Charles Braun and Ella Grinbeck, in 1939.1
  • William P. Brower died circa 1953.
  • He appeared on the census on 15 January 1920 at Allendale, Bergen Co., New Jersey, William P. Brower, age 7, born in New Jersey.2

Family: Adele E. Braun b. 31 Dec 1915, d. 31 Mar 2004

  • Robert C. Brower1

Citations

  1. [S1202] Grant Johnston and Richard Brewer,"Brewer DNA Project (Includes Bruer, Brower, Brew, etc.)", online http://www.familytreedna.com/public/BrewerDNA/. , Kit #207810, pedigree provided by participant. Hereinafter cited as Brewer DNA Project.
  2. [S139] Ancestry.com, 1820 United States Federal Census., Digital image of original census records (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal Census, NARA Ser. T625, Roll 1016, page 15B, ED 1. Samuel C. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1820 US Census.

William Preston Brower1

b. 1842, d. November 1912
  • William Preston Brower was born in 1842 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.1
  • He died in November 1912 ; unmarried.1,2
  • He was buried at Liberty Grove Methodist Church Cemetery, Liberty, Randolph Co., North Carolina.3
  • Also known as Preston Brower.4
  • He appeared on the census on 11 August 1850 at Northern Division, Randolph Co., North Carolina, as Preston Brower, age 8, born in North Carolina.4
  • He appeared on the census on 16 May 1860 at Liberty, Eastern Division, Randolph Co., North Carolina, as William P. Brower, age 18, born in North Carolina. A farmer, living with his parents.5

Citations

  1. [S2603] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G:11-B, Merle Brower - W.Bogardus Correspodence. Correspondence, pedigree charts, family papers. "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. [S5194] J. M. Butler, Some Descendants of Christian Brower, Manuscript, 1984, Box 7, Catalog Items, No. 164, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, page 36.
  3. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Searched June 2009 using "Brower" in North Carolina. W.P. Brower with date of death as 1920. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  4. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 641, page 223, image 459. Jas. W. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  5. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 910, page 285, image 578. J.W. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

William S. Brower1

b. circa 1898
  • William S. Brower was born circa 1898 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 27 April 1910 at Woodmere, Town of Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, William S. Brower, age 12, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T624, Roll 995, page 12A, ED 1116, image 92. Thomas H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.

William S. Brower1

b. 22 April 1796, d. 15 May 1869
  • Father*: Jacob Brower1 b. 8 Jun 1763 or 1764, d. 16 Feb 1842
  • Mother*: Mary1 b. c 1763, d. 13 Mar 1844
  • William S. Brower was born on 22 April 1796 at Pennsylvania.1
  • He married Hannah Resides at Pennsylvania in 1824.2
  • William S. Brower died on 15 May 1869 at Pennsylvania.1
  • He was buried at Friends Cemetery, Union Twp., Centre Co., Pennsylvania.3
  • He appeared on the census on 21 September 1850 at Boggs, Centre Co., Pennsylvania, William Brower, age 54, born in Pennsylvania. In the household are Hanna Brower (age 54), Sarah P. Brower (17), Jacob Brower (23), William Brower (21), Philip Brower (13).4
  • He appeared on the census on 10 August 1860 at Boggs, Centre Co., Pennsylvania, Wm. Brower, age 60, born in Pennsylvania. Farmer. Real estate valued at $5000, personal estate at $300. In the household are Hannah Brower (age 63), Amandan Brower (14), Jac. Brower (36), Rebecca Brower (30), Charles Brower (7), Lucy Brower (5).5

Family: Hannah Resides b. 24 Feb 1797, d. 15 Apr 1875

Citations

  1. [S2605] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G (Hubert Brower), Hubert Brower, WBC 8:G. Records, the family of Henry Brower and his descendants. Historical Society of Montgomery County, Pa. letter head; and Descendant Chart by Dorothy Brower, 1980. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S2605] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G (Hubert Brower), Hubert Brower, WBC 8:G. Descendant Chart by Dorothy Brower, 1980. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  3. [S2605] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G (Hubert Brower), Hubert Brower, WBC 8:G. Family Group Sheet by Dorothy Brower, 1980. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  4. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 763, page 235B. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  5. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 1090, page 380, FHL film #805090. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  6. [S2605] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G (Hubert Brower), Hubert Brower, WBC 8:G. Family Group Sheet by Dorothy Brower, 1980. Vital dates not given. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

William S. Brower1

b. circa 1880
  • William S. Brower was born circa 1880.1
  • He married Elmira Covey, daughter of Stephen Covey and Jane Bartlow, at Montgomery Co., New York, on 11 September 1912.1

Citations

  1. [S4757] "New York County Marriages, 1908-1935", online www.familysearch.org. , Retrieved April 2012. William S. Brower, age 32 (parents: Samuel Brower, Jennie Schouten), Elmia Covey, age 48 (parents: Stephen Covey, Jane Bartlow). Hereinafter cited as New York Co. Marriages 1908-35.

William Spencer Brower1

  • William Spencer Brower was born at Randolph Co., North Carolina.
  • He married Stella Hammock.1
  • William Spencer Brower died at Virginia.1

Family: Stella Hammock

  • William Spencer Brower Jr.1

Citations

  1. [S5194] J. M. Butler, Some Descendants of Christian Brower, Manuscript, 1984, Box 7, Catalog Items, No. 164, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, page 140.

William Thomas Brower1

b. 25 August 1902, d. 2 January 1978
  • William Thomas Brower was born on 25 August 1902.1
  • He married Mary J. Cook on 19 June 1927.1
  • William Thomas Brower died on 2 January 1978.1

Citations

  1. [S2600] Jay H. Brower, "The Browers of Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pa.", Mennonite Family History Vol. 4, no. 3, pages 103-105 (July 1985). Hereinafter cited as "The Browers of Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pa."

William Thompson Brower1

b. 22 February 1856, d. 28 June 1945
  • William Thompson Brower was born on 22 February 1856 at Grantsville, Tooele Co., Utah Territory.2,3
  • He married Almira Ann Mower, daughter of Henry Mower and Almira Jane Wheeler.4
  • William Thompson Brower died on 28 June 1945 at St. Ignatius, Lake Co., Montana.4
  • He was buried at Wilford, Fremont Co., Idaho.4
  • He appeared on the census on 27 August 1860 at Grantsville, Tooele Co., Utah Territory, as William Brower, age 3, born in Utah.2
  • He appeared on the census on 3 August 1870 at Richmond, Cache Co., Utah Territory, as William Brower, age 14, at home.5

Family: Almira Ann Mower b. 11 Apr 1861, d. 18 Apr 1926

Citations

  1. [S2484] Ariah Coats Brower, Pioneer Printer Life Story of Ariah Coats Brower, Autobiographical manuscript, undated, possibly late 1840's, copied by his grandson Amos W. Bair, 1 March 1942. William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. Box 5, BB-530.
  2. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 1313, page 303, image 309. Ariah C. Brower family. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  3. [S635] IGI Individual Records, International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah: Family Search (www.familysearch.org), 1999-2002). (The IGI records often do not cite sources, must be used with caution and should be verified by more reliable documentation).Record submitted in 1991 by a member of the LDS Church, no additional info.
  4. [S4347] 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.
  5. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1610, page 173, image 348, Ariah Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

William W. Brower1

b. circa 9 March 1804, d. 25 June 1835
  • William W. Brower was born circa 9 March 1804.1
  • He married Marion.1
  • William W. Brower died on 25 June 1835 ; "age 31y 3m 16d."1
  • He was buried at Presbyterian Churchyard, New Hamburgh, Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York.1

Family: Marion

Citations

  1. [S1433] William L. Huffman, "Dutchess County, N.Y., Tombstone Readings", Yesteryears vol.17 no.67 (Spring 1974): p.154. Hereinafter cited as "Dutchess Co. Tombstone Readings."

William W. Brower1

b. 1809, d. 21 May 1890
  • William W. Brower was born in 1809 at New York.1
  • He married Angenette Thompson before 1832.3
  • William W. Brower died on 21 May 1890 at Warren's Alley, Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey.1
  • He was buried at Laurel Grove Cemetery, Totowa, Passaic Co., New Jersey.4
  • Possible son of William Brower. William W. Brower is stated to be a son of William Brower by descendant Alfred H. Brower in his 1985 manuscript, "The Brouwer or Brower Family." No proof, reason or explanation is presented for this claim. A more thorough investigation is required.
  • He appeared on the census in 1840 at Manchester, Passaic Co., New Jersey, as William Brower, with a household of 1 male under 5, 2 males 5-10, 1 male 30-40, 1 female under 5, 1 female 5-10, 1 female 20-30.5
  • He appeared on the census on 16 July 1850 at Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey, as William Brower, age 39, born in New York, a painter. With him are his wife Angenette, and children, William, Margaret, John, Mary, Peter, and Robert James, and Mary Ann Danagh, age 19, born in Ireland.6
  • He appeared on the census on 15 July 1860 at North Ward, Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey, as William Brower, age 47, born in New York, a painter. With him are his wife Ann, daughter Mary, with her son John Van Houton, age 2 months, and sons William, Peter and James. Enumerated after William's household (no.508), as household no. 509 is Mary Ott, age 5 years, William Ott, age 3, Sarah Ott, age 2, Jno H. Van Houten, age 23, a painter, Mary Van Houten, age 21, Charles Miller, age 32, and Sarah Miller, age 30.7
  • He appeared on the census on 16 June 1870 at 2nd Ward, Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey, household no. 153, family no. 210, as William Brower, age 58, born in New York, house painting. With wife Jennette, and son William. Also in the household, enumerated as family no.211 is the family of John H. Van Houten.8
  • He appeared on the census on 3 June 1880 at District 153, Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey, residing at 19 Goodwin Street, as William Brower, age 71, born in New York. Father born in New York, mother born in Canada. Employed as a painter. With him is his wife Janett. They live next to the household of John H. Van Houten.9
  • The core of the information for the descendants of William W. Brower and his wife Angenette Thompson is taken from the manuscript of descendant Alfred Henry Brower (1902-2001). The manuscript, dated 1985, is found in the special collections at Rutgers University. Alfred Brower claims that William W. Brower is a son of William Brower and his wife Mary (___), who in turn is a son of William (Bogardus) Brower and Maria Helm. No proof is offered in the manuscript. The early generations of Brouwer families in the manuscript is taken directly, often word for word, from William J. Hoffman's "Brouwer Beginnings." Alfred Brower also claims a parentage for Adam Brouwer (with out offering any proof) that is completely incorrect.

Family: Angenette Thompson b. c 1815, d. 3 Jun 1893

Citations

  1. [S2142] Alfred Henry Brower, Brower Family, Photocopy of typescript, 1985, Rutgers University Special Collections, New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey. Obtained in July 2008. There are numerous errors regarding the early generations of Adam Brouwer's family in the manuscript, and it should be used with caution.. p.29.
  2. [S2142] Alfred Henry Brower, Brower Family, Photocopy of typescript, 1985, Rutgers University Special Collections, New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey. Obtained in July 2008. There are numerous errors regarding the early generations of Adam Brouwer's family in the manuscript, and it should be used with caution.
  3. [S2142] Alfred Henry Brower, Brower Family, Photocopy of typescript, 1985, Rutgers University Special Collections, New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey. Obtained in July 2008. There are numerous errors regarding the early generations of Adam Brouwer's family in the manuscript, and it should be used with caution.. p.29. States that they were married in Plymouth, Massachusetts. It is unclear why a couple, both born in New York, who lived their lives in New Jersey, would have been married in Plymouth, Mass.
  4. [S2142] Alfred Henry Brower, Brower Family, Photocopy of typescript, 1985, Rutgers University Special Collections, New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey. Obtained in July 2008. There are numerous errors regarding the early generations of Adam Brouwer's family in the manuscript, and it should be used with caution.. p.29. "Single grave 434, grave 71, sec. A by Gillis Stone."
  5. [S403] Ronald V., Accelerated Indexing Systems Jackson, compiler1840 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M704 258, p.16. Hereinafter cited as 1840 US Census.
  6. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432 461, p.196, image 148. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  7. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Roll M653 706, p.498, image 203. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  8. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll M593 885, p.316, image 106. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  9. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll T9 795, FHL film #1254795, p.72.2000, ED 153, image 0147. Family no.222. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

William W. Brower1

b. 8 February 1807, d. 6 May 1878
  • William W. Brower was born on 8 February 1807 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.3
  • He married Jane H. Cox at Randolph Co., North Carolina, on 13 April 1829 (Bond).1,3
  • William W. Brower died on 6 May 1878 at Missouri.3
  • He appeared on the census in 1840 at South Division, Randolph Co., North Carolina, William Brower, with a household of 1 male under 5, 2 males 5-10, 1 male 30-40, 1 female under 5, 2 females 5-10, 1 female 30-40.4
  • He appeared on the census on 10 August 1850 at Southern Division, Randolph Co., North Carolina, Wm. Brower, age 43, born in North Carolina. A farmer. Real estate valued at $1000. In the household are Jane Brower, age 42; Daniel Brower, 18; John Brower, 17; Margaret Brower, 15; Eliza Jane Brower, 12; Wm. H. Brower, 11; Jesse D. Brower, 7. All born in North Carolina.5
  • William W. Brower moved to at Missouri in 1854.2

Family: Jane H. Cox b. c 1808, d. 1 Sep 1888

Citations

  1. [S3083] FHS, "The Browers of Brower Township", Genealogical Journal Vol. 12, no. 1, pages 3-22 (1988): page 22, Notes. Hereinafter cited as "Browers of Brower Township."
  2. [S3083] FHS, "The Browers of Brower Township", Genealogical Journal Vol. 12, no. 1, pages 3-22 (1988): pages 21 and 22. L. A. Henley letter and author's notes. Hereinafter cited as "Browers of Brower Township."
  3. [S5194] J. M. Butler, Some Descendants of Christian Brower, Manuscript, 1984, Box 7, Catalog Items, No. 164, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, page 10.
  4. [S403] Ronald V., Accelerated Indexing Systems Jackson, compiler1840 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M704, Roll 369, page 80, image 166, FHL film #0018097. Hereinafter cited as 1840 US Census.
  5. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 641, page 96B, image 198. Wm. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William W. Brower

b. circa 1849, d. before June 1860
  • William W. Brower was born circa 1849 at New York.1
  • He probably died before June 1860 (no longer found with the family on the U.S. census).
  • He appeared on the census on 20 September 1850 at Ward 7, District 1, New York, New York Co., New York, as Wm. W. Brower, age 1, born in New York.1

Citations

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

William W. Brower1

b. 15 January 1832
  • William W. Brower was born on 15 January 1832.1
  • He appeared on the census of 20 July 1850 in the household of Thomas Whitnall at Ward 11, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York; Thos. Whitnall, age 38, born in New York. A ? Joiner. In the household are Deborah Whitnall (age 48, b. NJ), Wm. Brower (18, NJ, carpenter), Gilbert A. Brower (12, NJ), Jacob M. Brower (8, NJ), Mary Whitnall (10, NY), Eliz. Whitnall (7, NY), Mary Grade (16, Ireland).2

Citations

  1. [S3556] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-358, Bible Record - The Children of Gilbert Henry Brower and his wife Deborah Tabor Morris. DAR Bible Record, DAR Library, Washington D.C., Jersey Blue Chapter, 1952. Also on FHL film #868274, item 4. . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 520, page 222A. Thos. Whitnall household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William Wallace Brower1

d. 15 October 1912
  • William Wallace Brower died on 15 October 1912 at New York City, New York.1
  • A brother of John Brower (a member of the Holland Society), he resided at 318 West 90th Street in New York City at the time of his death.1

Citations

  1. [S4928] 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. HSYB 1913, page 308. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection. http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/…

William Warren Brower1

b. 2 April 1857, d. 15 July 1894
  • William Warren Brower was born on 2 April 1857 at probably Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.1
  • He died on 15 July 1894.3,4
  • He was buried at Greenfield Cemetery, Uniondale, Nassau Co., New York.4
  • Also known as William H. Brower.2
  • Also known as Warren W. Brower.3,4
  • He appeared on the census in June 1860 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as William H. Brower, age 3, born in New York.2
  • He appeared on the census on 13 June 1870 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as William W. Brower, age 13, born in New York.5

Family:

Citations

  1. [S2809] Michael R. Ritter, "Family Bibles Transcribed From E-Bay Postings", Ancestry.com,.2009 Transcriptions by Michael R. Ritter made from Bibles for sale at E-bay. "Information is based either purely on my transcription of photos posted by the seller, or the seller's transcription." Then posted as a World Tree Database on Ancestry.comRetrievd October 2009. Enties are according to the seller.
  2. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 844, page 0, image 330. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  3. [S2809] Michael R. Ritter, "Family Bibles Transcribed From E-Bay Postings", Ancestry.com,.2009 Transcriptions by Michael R. Ritter made from Bibles for sale at E-bay. "Information is based either purely on my transcription of photos posted by the seller, or the seller's transcription." Then posted as a World Tree Database on Ancestry.comRetrievd October 2009. Enties are according to the seller. "Warren Brower died July 15, 1894, age 31 years."
  4. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved Oct. 2009. "Warren W. Brower," New York, Nassau County. Record added Dec 7, 2008 by Sue. Photo of gravestone with names Warren W. Brower (1857-1894) and Lottie C. Brower (1882-1894). Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  5. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1078, page 402, image 42. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  6. [S2809] Michael R. Ritter, "Family Bibles Transcribed From E-Bay Postings", Ancestry.com,.2009 Transcriptions by Michael R. Ritter made from Bibles for sale at E-bay. "Information is based either purely on my transcription of photos posted by the seller, or the seller's transcription." Then posted as a World Tree Database on Ancestry.comRetrievd October 2009. Enties are according to the seller. "Lottie C. Brower was born January 20, 1882, granddaughter." "Lottie C. Brower died May 28, 1894, age 12."
  7. [S2809] Michael R. Ritter, "Family Bibles Transcribed From E-Bay Postings", Ancestry.com,.2009 Transcriptions by Michael R. Ritter made from Bibles for sale at E-bay. "Information is based either purely on my transcription of photos posted by the seller, or the seller's transcription." Then posted as a World Tree Database on Ancestry.comRetrievd October 2009. Enties are according to the seller. "Benjamin Brower born February 6th."

William Wheeler Brower1

b. 22 October 1840, d. 9 September 1849
  • William Wheeler Brower was born on 22 October 1840 (calculated from age at death).
  • He died on 9 September 1849 ; "age 8y 10m 18d."1
  • He was buried at Presbyterian Churchyard, New Hamburgh, Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York.1

Citations

  1. [S1433] William L. Huffman, "Dutchess County, N.Y., Tombstone Readings", Yesteryears vol.17 no.67 (Spring 1974): p.153. Hereinafter cited as "Dutchess Co. Tombstone Readings."

William Wilhelmus Brower1

b. 24 November 1818, d. before August 1821
  • William Wilhelmus Brower was born on 24 November 1818.1
  • He was baptized at Reformed Church, Caughnawaga (now Fonda), Montgomery Co., New York.1
  • He died before August 1821.

Citations

  1. [S1877] Arthur C.M. Kelly, Baptism Record of Caughnawaga Reformed Church, Fonda, New York (Rhinebeck, New York: Arthur C.M. Kelly, 1985), p.217, no.4914. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms, Caughnawaga Reformed Church.

William Wilhelmus Brower1

b. 18 August 1821, d. 18 October 1865
  • William Wilhelmus Brower was born on 18 August 1821.1
  • He was baptized at Reformed Church, Caughnawaga (now Fonda), Montgomery Co., New York.1
  • He died on 18 October 1865 at Montgomery Co., New York.2

Citations

  1. [S1877] Arthur C.M. Kelly, Baptism Record of Caughnawaga Reformed Church, Fonda, New York (Rhinebeck, New York: Arthur C.M. Kelly, 1985), p.228, no.5153. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms, Caughnawaga Reformed Church.
  2. [S2196] New York Surrogate's Court (Montgomery County) Record of Wills and Administrations; General Index 1787-1905, Wills v. 1, 1787-1810; FHL film #0506564 (Salt Lake City: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1967, 1987), Microfilm of original manuscripts in the Montgomery County Courthouse, From General Index. Hereinafter cited as Montgomery Co., NY Wills & Adm. Index & Vol. 1.

William Wykoff Brower1

b. 8 February 1788
  • William Wykoff Brower was born on 8 February 1788 at New York City, New York.1,3
  • He was baptized on 23 March 1788 at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York; (no sponsors).3
  • Also known as William Brouwer.4
  • William Wykoff Brower is named in a guardianship petition in New York City Surrogate's Court, dated 16 Jan 1805; called the son of Henry Brower, and "age 16 years eigth Feb. last."1

Citations

  1. [S1474] "Abstracts of Wills, Administrations and Guardianships in NY State, 1787-1835."New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2006), (From material originally compiled by William A. D. Eardeley, now held by the Brooklyn Historical Society.). Online www.americanancestors.org., p.696. Hereinafter cited as Abstracts of Wills, etc. in NY 1787-1835.
  2. [S1474] "Abstracts of Wills, Administrations and Guardianships in NY State, 1787-1835."New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2006), (From material originally compiled by William A. D. Eardeley, now held by the Brooklyn Historical Society.). Online www.americanancestors.org., p.696. The guardianship papers regarding William Wyckoff Brower, Cornelia Brower and Jeremiah Henry Brower, children of Henry Brower, deceased, dated 16 Jan. 1805, state that they are the grandchildren of Jeremiah Brower of the City of New York, deceased, by his will dated 8 April 1776.. Hereinafter cited as Abstracts of Wills, etc. in NY 1787-1835.
  3. [S1631] "Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New York", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols.5- (1874-): 30:218.
  4. [S1397] William Bogardus, "A Request regarding Jeury Brouwer, b.1731," e-mail message from Bogardus, William (unknown address) to Chris Chester, Karen Sims, Lilly Martin, Richard Brewer and Perry Brewer, 12 Dec 2006. Hereinafter cited as "Wm. Bogardus e-mail 12-12-2006."

Willie Brower1

b. circa 1878
  • Willie Brower was born circa 1878 at Michigan.1
  • He appeared on the census on 19 June 1880 at Medina, Lenawee Co., Michigan, as Willie Brower, age 2, born in Michigan.1

Citations

  1. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 591, FHL film #1254591, page 307.3000, ED 161, image 0295. Pulaski Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Willie Lavada Brower1

b. 9 September 1893
  • Willie Lavada Brower was born on 9 September 1893.1

Citations

  1. [S3306] 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.

Willie M. Brower1

b. circa 1879
  • Willie M. Brower was born circa 1879 at North Carolina.1
  • He appeared on the census on 24 June 1880 at Mt. Airy, Surry Co., North Carolina, as Willie M. Brower, age 1, born in North Carolina.1

Citations

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

Willis C. Brower1

b. 6 February 1869
  • Willis C. Brower was born on 6 February 1869.1
  • He married Ruth Sickley on 27 June 1904.1
  • Willis C. Brower appeared on the census on 10 June 1880 at Wappinger, Dutchess Co., New York, as Willis Brower, age 11, born in New York.2

Citations

  1. [S2719] William Penn Vail, Moses Vail of Huntington, Long Island: Showing His Descent from Joseph (2) Vail, son of Thomas Vail at Salem, Massachusetts 1640, Together with Collateral Lines (n.p.: n.pub., 1947), page 67. Hereinafter cited as Moses Vail of Huntington, L.I.
  2. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 826, FHL film #1254826, page 472.2000, ED 74, image 0113. Clinton W. household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Willis L. Brower1

b. 31 August 1837, d. 22 October 1915
  • Willis L. Brower was born on 31 August 1837 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.1
  • He married Eunice Narcissus Jarrell, daughter of Absolom Jarrell and Lydia Cude.1
  • Willis L. Brower died on 22 October 1915.2
  • He was buried at Oakwood Cemetery, High Point, North Carolina.2

Family: Eunice Narcissus Jarrell b. 23 Feb 1840, d. 17 Sep 1914

Citations

  1. [S5194] J. M. Butler, Some Descendants of Christian Brower, Manuscript, 1984, Box 7, Catalog Items, No. 164, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, page 28.
  2. [S5194] J. M. Butler, Some Descendants of Christian Brower, Manuscript, 1984, Box 7, Catalog Items, No. 164, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, page 34.

Willis Richardson Brower1

b. 26 March 1871, d. 25 August 1950
  • Willis Richardson Brower was born on 26 March 1871 at Woodmere, Town of Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.1
  • He married Mary Lee Frost, daughter of Frank Frost and Alice Combs, on 3 September 1912.2
  • Willis Richardson Brower died on 25 August 1950.2
  • 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 Willis R. Brower, age 9, born in New York.3
  • He appeared on the census on 18 June 1900 at Woodmere, Town of Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, as Willis Brower, age 29, born March 1871 in New York. Single. Living with his parents. A laborer.4
  • Mary Lee Frost and Willis Richardson Brower did not have children.2

Citations

  1. [S1527] John Wilson Taylor, Montross: A Family History (Staunton, Virginia: McClure Print. Co., 1958), page 432. Hereinafter cited as Montross: A Family History.
  2. [S1527] John Wilson Taylor, Montross: A Family History (Staunton, Virginia: McClure Print. Co., 1958), page 630. Hereinafter cited as Montross: A Family History.
  3. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 918, FHL film #1254918, page 465.3000, ED 272, image 0143. John H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  4. [S59] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 1079, page 9A, ED 704. John H. household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Wilson Stewart Brower1

b. April 1889, d. 8 October 1938
  • Wilson Stewart Brower was born in April 1889 at New Jersey.1
  • He married Sara Rolison before 1920.1
  • Wilson Stewart Brower died on 8 October 1938 at Clifton, Passaic Co., New Jersey.1
  • He was buried on 11 October 1938 at Mount Hebron Cemetery, Montclair, Essex Co., New Jersey.1

Citations

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

Winfield Brower

b. circa 1871
  • Father*: Alfred Brower b. 7 Jun 1836, d. 11 Mar 1914
  • Mother*: Amanda b. 2 May 1841, d. 9 Jun 1913
  • Winfield Brower was born circa 1871 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.
  • He appeared on the census on 19 June 1880 at Village of East Rockaway, Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, Winfield Brower, age 9, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 918, FHL film 1254918, page 474.1000, ED 272, image 0161. Alfred Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Zachariah Brower

b. circa 1852
  • Zachariah Brower was born circa 1852 at New York.
  • He appeared on the census on 10 July 1860 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, as Zachariah Brower, age 8, born in New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 14 July 1870 at Newburgh, Orange Co., New York, as Zachariah Brower, age 18, born in New York. At home.2

Citations

  1. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 740, page 817, image 133. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  2. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1069, page 209, image 27. Simeon L. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Zachary T. Brower

b. 4 January 1848, d. 1928
  • Zachary T. Brower was born on 4 January 1848 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.1
  • He married Mary S. circa 1872.2
  • Zachary T. Brower died in 1928.3
  • He was buried at Rockville Cemetery, Lynbrook, Nassau Co., New York.3
  • He appeared on the census on 24 August 1850 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Zachary T. Brower, age 2, born in New York.4
  • He appeared on the census on 7 June 1880 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, as Zaccary T. Brower, age 32, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A sash and blind maker. In the hoousehold are his wife Mary S., son John, daughter Mary S., cousin Louisa Van Pelt, age 24, and neice Theresa Brower, age 18. He is enumerated next to Michael P. Vigotty.2

Family: Mary S. b. 1850, d. 1915

Citations

  1. [S1880] George D.A. Combes, "Births, Marriages and Deaths, Hempstead, Long Island, N.Y., 1847, 1848, 1849", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol.55,56 (1924,1925): 55:275. Hereinafter cited as "BMD Hempstead, LI, NYGBR 55,56 (1924,25)."
  2. [S106] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 853, FHL film #1254853, page 71.20, ED 195,image 0465. Zaccay T. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  3. [S1033] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved Sept. 2009. "Zachary T. Brower," New York, Nassau Co. Created Jan 2, 2008 by Judy Viewig. Photo of tombstone. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  4. [S212] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 583, page 208, image 315. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Zana Brower

b. circa 1858
  • Zana Brower was born circa 1858 at Ashtabula Co., Ohio.
  • Also known as Sina H. Brower.1
  • She appeared on the census on 23 June 1860 at Lenox, Ashtabula Co., Ohio, as Zana Brower, age 2, born in Ohio.2
  • She appeared on the census on 2 June 1870 at Bunker Hill, Ingham Co., Michigan, as Sina H. Brower, age 12, born in Ohio. At school.1

Citations

  1. [S235] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 675, page 38, image 75. Lot A. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  2. [S232] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 932, page 113, image 227. L.A. Brower. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.