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Sylvester Brower1

b. 24 August 1838, d. 7 January 1920
  • Sylvester Brower was born on 24 August 1838 at Ashtabula Co., Ohio, (calculated from age at death).
  • He married Mary Caroline Nichols circa 1873.2
  • Sylvester Brower died on 7 January 1920 at Lakeland, Polk Co., Florida; age 81y 4m 14d.3
  • He was buried on 8 January 1920 at Roselawn Cemetery, Lakeland, Polk Co., Florida.3,4
  • Also known as Sylvester Healy Brower.4
  • He appeared on the census on 2 October 1850 at Richmond, Ashtabula Co., Ohio, as Sylvester Brower, age 10, born in Ohio.5
  • He appeared on the census on 26 July 1860 at Pierpont, Ashtabula Co., Ohio, as Sylvester Brower, age 21, born in Ohio. A sawyer. Single, living with his parents.6
  • He appeared on the census on 3 June 1880 at Precinct 5, Marion Co., Florida, Sylvester Brower, age 42, born in Ohio. Both parents stated as born in Ohio. A machinist. In the household are his wife Mary C., son Hammond H., Susan Booth, age 13, hired help, and Charles Engle, age 33, laborer.7
  • He appeared on the census on 15 June 1900 at Winter Park, Orange Co., Florida, Sylvester Brower, age 61, born Aug 1838 in Ohio. Both parents born in New York. Married for 27 years. A farmer. In the household are his wife Mary C., son Edwin S., and daughter Margaret.8
  • He appeared on the census on 18 April 1910 at Sorrento, Lake Co., Florida, Sylvester Brower, age 72, born in Ohio. Father born in New York. States that mother was born in New Jersey. Married for 37 years. An engineer for a saw mill. In the household are his wife Mary C. and adopted daughter Nellie, age 11.2

Family: Mary Caroline Nichols b. Jul 1854, d. 1943

Citations

  1. [S2658] Ted & Carole Miller,"Fullerton's First 100 Years (1879-1979)."USGenWeb Project, Nance County, Nebraska. Online http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ne/county/nance/ff100y/…., retrieved Sept 2009. From page 140 of the original publication Fullerton's First 100 Years (1879-1979) (Fullerton, Neb.: Journal Co., 1979). Hereinafter cited as Fullerton's First 100 Years (1879-1979).
  2. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T624, Roll 163, page 2B, ED 70, image 1087. Sylvester Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  3. [S2659] "Florida Deaths, 1877-1939", online FamilySearch Record Search. http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/…. Retrieved Sept. 2009. FHL film #2116173. Died at age 81y 4m 14d; wife: Marry C. Brower; father: Arlineus Brower, born in New York State, mother not known; street address 803 West Lemmon. Hereinafter cited as Florida Deaths, 1877-1939.
  4. [S1005] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved Sept 2009. "Sylvester Healy Brower." Record added October 30, 2008. Photos of tombstones and links to other family members. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  5. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 659, page 370, image 410. Arlinus Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  6. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 933, page 292, image 189. Artimus Brower. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  7. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 130, FHL film #1254130, page 126.3000. Sylvester Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  8. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 175, page 10B, ED 117. Sylvester Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Sylvester Brower1

b. 6 August 1809
  • Sylvester Brower was born on 6 August 1809 at Dutchess Co., New York.2,3
  • He was baptized on 11 September 1811 at First Presbyterian Church, New Hamburg (Wappingers Creek), Dutchess Co., New York.2,3
  • He married Sarah Lott, daughter of Jacobus Lott and Jane Titus, on 5 December 1832.4
  • Also known as Sylvester Brouwer.2
  • Also known as Sylvester W. Brower.4
  • Also known as Sylvester W. Brouer.5
  • Also known as Sylvester Brewer.6
  • Sylvester Brower appeared on the census on 10 August 1850 at Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, Sylvester Brower, age 40, born in New York. A farmer. Real estate valued at $2000. In the household are his wife Sarah, and children James M., Catherine, Charles, Andrew, Susan. Also Abram Brower, age 14 (listed after the others who are recorded in order of age), and Susan Scouten, age 25.1
  • He appeared on the census on 1 August 1860 at Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, Sylvester Brower, age 50, born in New York. A farmer. Real estate valued at $3000, personal estate at $5730. In the household are his wife Sarah, and children Abm. S., Catherine N., Charles F., Andrew S., and Susan. Also William Titus, age 14. Sylvanus is enumerated in succession after Joseph Brower, and Abm. Brower.7
  • He appeared on the census on 9 July 1870 at Fishkill Plains, Dutchess Co., New York, Sylvester Brower, age given as 66(?), born in New York. A farmer. Real estate valued at $3600, personal estate at $2500. In the household are his wife Sarah, daughter Susan, and Charles Atkins, age 15, a farm laborer.8
  • He appeared on the census on 7 June 1880 at Hughsonville, Town of Wappingers, Dutchess Co., New York, Sylvester Brower, age 71, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A farmer. In the household are his wife Sarah and Edward Dubois, age 16, "servant," a farm laborer.9

Family: Sarah Lott b. 1 Feb 1811

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 496, page 73A, image 152. Sylvester Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S1741] "Brouwer Beginnings" by William J. Hoffman, Manuscript, BB-50, New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, New York City, New York.
  3. [S2760] Arthur C.M. Kelly, New York Births & Baptisms I, Southeast Region, New York State, 1660-1916., CD-ROM (Rhinebeck,N.Y.: Kinship), New York Births & Baptisms, New Hamburg First Prebyterian Church (Wappingers Creek): 1811-1862. Hereinafter cited as New York Births & Baptisms I, Southeast Region, New York State.
  4. [S2731] Teunis G. Bergen, The Bergen Family or the Descendants of Hans Hansen Bergen one of the Early Settlers of New York and Brooklyn, L.I. (Albany, N.Y.: Joel Munsell, 1876), pages 388-89, footnote. Hereinafter cited as Bergen Family. http://books.google.com/books
  5. [S2923] B-Ann Moorehouse, "The Citation: A Key to the Descendants of Jacobus Van Nuyse Through His Grandson Aaron Murphy", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 108, no. 1 (1977): 108:17-20. Named in the petition of Charles Lott and Denyse I. Denyse to the Surrogate's Court of Kings County, 16 Jan 1840, concerning the legatees of the estate of Aaron Murphy. Hereinafter cited as "Van Nuyse, NYGBR 108 (1977)."
  6. [S1374] Lilly Martin, "Correction," e-mail message from Martin, Lilly (unknown address) to Chris Chester, Lilly Martin, Richard Brewer and Karen Sims, 23 Dec 2006, "Fishkill Dutch Reformed Church, Dutchess Co NY
    Cornelius Brower married Letty Green June 5, 1799
    At the same place: William Brower married Susanah Green Jan 14, 1800
    Will and Sue had these kids:
    1. Letitia BREWER, marrried 1-10-1827 John Tanner, 1st Presbyterian Church, Wappingers Falls.
    2. Abram BREWER, married 8-30-1842 Jane Ann Faerington, 1st Pres. Wapp. Falls
    3. Sylvestor BREWER baptised 9-11-1811
    4. Abraham BREWER baptised 9-11-1811
    5. Joseph BREWER baptised 9-11-1811
    Note: these 3 'group' baptisms above all were at 1st Presb. Ch. Wapp. Falls.
    Will and Sue were married in ONE church, but left and baptised kids in another church in the same area, and their kids were married in the second church.". Hereinafter cited as "L. Martin e-mail 12-23-2006."
  7. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 742, page 602, image 87. Sylvester Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  8. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 925, page 252, image 508. Sylvester Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  9. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 826, FHL film #1254826, page 461.1000, ED 73, image 0090. Sylvester Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Tabitha Brower1

b. circa 1833
  • Tabitha Brower was born circa 1833 at Yalobusha Co., Mississippi.1
  • She appeared on the census on 31 October 1850 at North of the Yalobusha River, Yalobusha Co., Mississippi, as Tabitha Brower, age 17, born in Mississippi.1

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 382, page 436, image 878. Jno. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Teresa M. Brower1

b. August 1897
  • Teresa M. Brower was born in August 1897 at North Hempstead, (then Queens Co.), New York.1

Citations

  1. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll T623-1079, p.4A, ED 716. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Teunis Brower1

b. between 1810 and 1820
  • Teunis Brower was born between 1810 and 1820.
  • He married Angelina Ryerson at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, New York City, New York, on 12 June 1838.1
  • Also known as Teunis C. Brower.2
  • Teunis Brower appeared on the census in 1840 at Ward 15, New York City, New York Co., New York, Teunis C. Brower, with a household of 1 male 20-30, 1 female under 5, 3 females 15-20.2
  • He appeared on the census on 17 August 1850 at Ward 15 Eastern Half, New York City, New York Co., New York, Tunis Brower, age given as 22, born in New York. Occupation: Livery stable. In the household are Angelina Brower (age 20), Sarah Brower (8), Charlotte Brower (1), and Mary Hogan (23, b. Ireland).3

Family: Angelina Ryerson b. c 1820

Citations

  1. [S2697] Aaron Goodwin, "Marriages Recorded at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, New York City, 1814-1850", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 140 (2009): 140:226. Hereinafter cited as "St. Stephen's Episc. Ch. Marr., NYGBR 140 (2009)."
  2. [S390] Ronald V., Accelerated Indexing Systems Jackson, compiler1840 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M704, Roll 26, page 308, image 55, FHL film #0017198. Hereinafter cited as 1840 US Census.
  3. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 552, page 149A, image 308. Tunis Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Thaddeus Brower1

b. circa 1845, d. 19 June 1865
  • Thaddeus Brower was born circa 1845 at probably Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.1
  • Another source says Thaddeus Brower was born on 31 August 1849.2
  • He died on 19 June 1865.2
  • He appeared on the census in June 1860 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Thaddeus Brower, age 15, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 844, page 0, image 330. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  2. [S2686] 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.

Theodore Brower1

b. circa 1856
  • Theodore Brower was born circa 1856 at New York.1
  • He married Georgeanna before June 1880.2
  • Theodore Brower appeared on the census on 14 June 1860 at Root, Montgomery Co., New York, as Theodore Brower, age 4, born in New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 15 July 1870 at Charleston, Montgomery Co., New York, age 15, attending school.3
  • He appeared on the census on 8 June 1880 at Gloversville, Fulton Co., New York, Theodore Brower, age 25, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A glove manufacturer. In the household is his wife Georgeanna.2

Citations

  1. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Roll M653 787, p.629, image 632. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  2. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 834, FHL film #1254834, page 167.4000, ED 8, image 0747. Theodore Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  3. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll M593 974, p.174, image 351. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Theodore Brower

b. circa 1857
  • Theodore Brower was born circa 1857 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.
  • He appeared on the census on 26 June 1860 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Theodore Brewer, age 3, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 844, page 0, image 269. Tredwell Brewer household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Theodore Brower1

b. circa 1845
  • Theodore Brower was born circa 1845 at Dutchess Co., New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 28 July 1850 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, as Theodore Brower, age 5, born in New York.2
  • He appeared on the census on 17 August 1860 at Ward 4, Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, as Theodore Brower, age 15, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 741, page 302, image 303, FHL film #803741. James Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  2. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 497, page 83A, Image 115. James Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Theodore J. Brower1

b. 5 December 1893, d. July 1980
  • Theodore J. Brower was born on 5 December 1893 at Stapleton, Richmond Co., New York.1,2,3,4
  • He married Daisy W. before 1947.
  • Theodore J. Brower died in July 1980 at Linden, Union Co., New Jersey.2
  • Also known as Theodore Jasper Brower.3
  • Also known as Theodore Joseph Brower.4
  • In 1900 Theodore J. Brower resided at Richmond Ward 2, Richmond Co., New York; Marital Status: SingleRelation to Head of House: Son.1
  • In 1910 Theodore J. Brower resided at Richmond Ward 2, Richmond Co., New York; Marital Status: SingleRelation to Head of House: Son.5
  • Between 1917 and 1918 Theodore J. Brower resided at Staten Island, Richmond Co., New York.3
  • He began military service on 30 September 1917 at New York City, New York.6
  • In 1920 Theodore J. Brower resided at Jersey City Ward 7, Hudson Co., New Jersey; Marital Status: SingleRelation to Head of House: Son.7
  • In 1935 Theodore J. Brower resided at Roselle, Union Co., New Jersey.8
  • On 1 April 1940 Theodore J. Brower resided at Roselle, Union Co., New Jersey; Marital Status: SingleRelation to Head of House: Brother.8
  • In 1942 Theodore J. Brower resided at Union Co., New Jersey.4
  • In 1947 Theodore J. Brower resided at Hillside, Union Co., New Jersey.9

Citations

  1. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Year: 1900; Census Place: Richmond Ward 2, Richmond, New York; Roll: 1154; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0597; FHL microfilm: 1241154. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  2. [S25] Social Security Administration,"Social Security Death Index", Digital database from the Social Security Administration's Master File accesable online at various locations including www.americanancestors.org and www.ancestry.com. Number: 125-05-2524; Issue State: New York; Issue Date: Before 1951. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  3. [S41] Ancestry.com,"World War I Draft Registration Cards 1917-1918." [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005. Original source: National Archives and Records Administration. World War I Selective Service Draft Registration Cards 1917-1918; M1509, 20, 243 rolls. Washington D.C.. Online www.ancestry.com., Registration State: New York; Registration County: Richmond; Roll: 1818491; Draft Board: 188. Hereinafter cited as WWI Draft Reg.
  4. [S2664] 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. The National Archives at St. Louis; St. Louis, Missouri; World War II Draft Cards (Fourth Registration) for the State of New Jersey; State Headquarters: New Jersey; Microfilm Series: M1986. Hereinafter cited as U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  5. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Year: 1910; Census Place: Richmond Ward 2, Richmond, New York; Roll: T624_1073; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 1319; FHL microfilm: 1375086. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  6. [S5879] Ancestry.com, New York, Abstracts of World War I Military Service, 1917-1919 (n.p.: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., unknown publish date).
  7. [S7] MyFamily.com, 1920 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , Year: 1920; Census Place: Jersey City Ward 7, Hudson, New Jersey; Roll: T625_1045; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 173; Image: 235. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Census.
  8. [S5195] Ancestry.com, 1940 United States Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., unknown publish date), Year: 1940; Census Place: Roselle, Union, New Jersey; Roll: T627_2388; Page: 21A; Enumeration District: 20-125.
  9. [S5181] Ancestry.com, "U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989." [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011. Original data: Original sources vary according to directory. The title of the specific directory being viewed is listed at the top of the image viewer page. Check the directory title page image for full title and publication information. Online www.ancestry.com.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. City Directories.

Theodore M. Brower1,2

b. August 1857
  • Theodore M. Brower was born in August 1857 at New York.4,1
  • He appeared on the census on 20 October 1860 at Middleton, Richmond Co. (Staten Island), New York, Theodore Brower, age 3, born in New York.5
  • In 1870 Theodore M. Brower resided at Middletown, Richmond Co., New York.6
  • On 1 June 1875 Theodore M. Brower resided at Middletown, Richmond Co., New York; Relation to Head of House: Son.7
  • In 1880 Theodore M. Brower resided at Fort Buford, Wallette Co., Dakota Territory; Marital Status: Single.2
  • In 1900 Theodore M. Brower resided at Richmond Ward 2, Richmond Co., New York; Marital Status: SingleRelation to Head of House: Brother.1

Citations

  1. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Year: 1900; Census Place: Richmond Ward 2, Richmond, New York; Roll: 1154; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0597; FHL microfilm: 1241154. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  2. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Year: 1880; Census Place: Fort Buford, Wallette, Dakota Territory; Roll: 115; Family History Film: 1254115; Page: 437D; Enumeration District: 102; Image: 0076. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  3. [S5785] Edith Polhamus, "Brouwer Family Database Questions," e-mail message from Edith Polhamus to Chris Chester, July 31, 2014, Research of the author. Hereinafter cited as "Brouwer Family Database Questions."
  4. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Year: 1860; Census Place: Middletown, Richmond, New York; Roll: M653_850; Page: 580; Image: 580; Family History Library Film: 803850. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  5. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Geo J. Brower household. Census Place: Middletown, Richmond, New York; Roll: M653_850; Page: 580; Image: 580; Family History Library Film: 803850.. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  6. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Year: 1870; Census Place: Middletown, Richmond, New York; Roll: M593_1086; Page: 177A; Image: 363; Family History Library Film: 552585. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  7. [S5861] Ancestry.com, New York, State Census, 1875 (n.p.: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., unknown publish date).

Thomas Brower1

b. before 1759
  • Thomas Brower was born before 1759.
  • He married Sara Fairfield at Reformed Dutch Church, Albany, New York, on 15 October 1779.1

Citations

  1. [S1590] Holland Society of New York, compiler, Records of The Reformed Dutch Church of Albany, New York 1683-1809 (Baltimore, Maryland: reprinted for Clearfield Co., Inc. by Genealogical Pub. Co., Inc., 1978), 6:12. Hereinafter cited as RDC Albany.

Thomas Brower1

b. 1833, d. before June 1880
  • Thomas Brower was born in 1833 at probably Hempstead, Queens Co., Long Island, New York.1
  • He married Elizabeth circa 1862.
  • Thomas Brower died before June 1880; when his wife is recorded as a widow on the U.S. Federal census.2
  • He appeared on the census on 24 August 1850 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Thomas Brower, age 17, born in New York.3
  • He appeared on the census on 27 July 1860 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Thomas Brower, age 27, born in New York. Single and living in his father's household.4
  • He appeared on the census on 21 July 1870 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Thomas Brower, age 34, born in New York. A marketman. Real estate valued at $1000, personal estate at $500. In the household are his wife, Elizabeth, children Louisa, Rebecca and Lucy, and his father, John Brower.5

Family: Elizabeth b. c 1836

Citations

  1. [S2270] Letter from Herbert E. Murray (Swansboro, North Carolina) to William B. Bogardus, 25 Nov 1991; William B. Bogardus Collection (Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio). Box 2, File 33A, 129-M. The charts and data accompanying the letter appear to have been compiled by Herbert E. Murray. Sources were not included or mentioned. The families outlined in the charts BR-2 thru BR8 need further verification. CHART BR-1 IS INCORRECT. Herbert E. Murray is a descendant of Jan Brower and Hannah Adams. The families charted have continuously lived in the Woodmere, Hempstead, Queens-Nassau Cos., Long Island area since the early 1700's. Chart BR-6.
  2. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 918, FHL film #1254918, page 465.4000, ED 272, image 0144. Elisabeth Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  3. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 583, page 208, image 315. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  4. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 844, page 0, image 535. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  5. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1078, page 471, image 180. Thomas Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Thomas Brower1

b. February 1882
  • Thomas Brower was born in February 1882 at Oregon.1
  • He appeared on the census in June 1900 at McMinnville, Yamhill Co., Oregon, as Thomas Brower, age 18, born Feb 1882 in Oregon. Living with his parents.1

Citations

  1. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 1353, page 8A, ED 163. Byron Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Thomas Brower

b. circa 1869
  • Thomas Brower was born circa 1869 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.
  • He married Mary Elizabeth Wright circa 1890.1
  • Also known as Thomas H. Brower.2
  • Thomas Brower appeared on the census on 22 July 1870 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Thomas Brower, age 1, born in New York.3
  • He appeared on the census on 10 June 1880 at Village of Woodsburgh, Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Thomas H. Brower, age 12, born in New York.4
  • He appeared on the census on 27 April 1910 at Woodmere, Town of Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, Thomas H. Brower, age 40, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A butcher. Married for 20 years. In the household are his wife Mary E., and children Lizzie R., Mildred W., William S., Thomas H., and C. Morrell.2

Family: Mary Elizabeth Wright b. c 1872

Citations

  1. [S2637] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 3, File B, Jan Brouwer of Flatlands. File 78-L. Source for this information is not given. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [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.
  3. [S230] 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.
  4. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 918, FHL film #1254918, page 461.4000, ED 272, image 0136. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Thomas Brower1

b. between 1825 and 1830
  • Thomas Brower was probably born between 1825 and 1830.

Citations

  1. [S2637] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 3, File B, Jan Brouwer of Flatlands. Correspondent File 29-F. No sources cited. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Thomas Brower1

b. circa 1826
  • Thomas Brower was born circa 1826 at New Jersey.2
  • He married Hannah Jackson at Essex Co., New Jersey, on 23 January 1849.1
  • Thomas Brower appeared on the census on 10 August 1850 at West Ward, Newark, Essex Co., New Jersey, Thomas Brower, age 24, born in New Jersey. Black. A team driver. In the household are Hannah Brower (age 24), James Brower (74), Mary Jackson (16), Cesar Jackson (18, team driver). All born in New Jersey, all are black.2

Citations

  1. [S3828] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 4 Brewer Marriages, Brewer Marriages. Alphabetical by State then chronological by year.. Index MS - NY, page 119. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 448, page 379B. Thomas Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Thomas Brower1

b. September 1896
  • Thomas Brower was born in September 1896 at Nebraska.1
  • He appeared on the census on 20 June 1900 at Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska, Thomas Brower, age 3, born Sept 1896 in Nebraska.1

Citations

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

Thomas Brower

b. before 1830
  • Father*: Daniel P. Brower b. 1 Apr 1802, d. 14 Oct 1873
  • Mother*: a wife (name unknown)
  • Thomas Brower was born before 1830.

Rev. Thomas Brower1

b. before 1690, d. before 20 March 1727/28
  • Rev. Thomas Brower was probably born before 1690.
  • He died before 20 March 1727/28.
  • Also known as Thomas Brouwer.
  • He was Minister of the Reformed Church at Schenectady, New York. from 1715 to 1725.2
  • In 1721 Rev. Thomas Brower resided at Schenectady, New York; Minister of the Reformed Church.1
  • His will was dated on 24 November 1721 proved 20 Mar 1727/28, recorded at Albany (Wills AB:76), written in Dutch. Thomas Brower of Schonhechtadee, minister of the Reformed Church. His church, Symon Cornelis, Engeltie, Helena, children of Gerrit Symonsen Veeder, Elizabeth, wife of Capt. Evert Banker, Annatie, wife of William Banker, receive personal property, brothers Rev. Theodoris Brower of Dalphin, Overyssel, and Rev. Gerardus Brower of Swoll remainder men. Executors Evert Banker, Gerrit Symonsen Veeder and Rutger Bleecker. Witnesses Stevanus Groesbeek, Abraham Meebie, and Cornelius Van Dyck.1,3

Citations

  1. [S1593] Berthold Fernow, Calender of Wills on File and Recorded in the Offices of the Clerk of the Court of Appeals, of the County Clerk at Albany and of the Secretary of State, 1626-1836 (New York: Colonial Dames of the State of New York, 1896), page 16. Hereinafter cited as Albany Wills. Https://archive.org/details/calendarwillson00appegoog.
  2. [S1301] Arthur C.M. Kelly and Transcribed by Donald A. Keefer, Schenectady Reformed Church Baptisms 1694-1811 (Rhinebeck, New York: Arthur C.M. Kelly, 1987), page ii. Hereinafter cited as Schenectady RDC Bapt. 1694-1811.
  3. [S4470] New York Surrogate's Court (Albany County), Record of Wills recorded at Albany, New York, Wills AA-AB, 1629-1802; FHL film #0481436 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1967), Microfilm of original records at the Queens College Library in Flushing, New York, AB 16. Hereinafter cited as Albany Wills AA-AB 1629-1802.

Thomas F. Brower1

b. 10 September 1853, d. 13 May 1854
  • Thomas F. Brower was born on 10 September 1853 at Miami Co., Indiana.1
  • He died on 13 May 1854 at Miami Co., Indiana.1

Citations

  1. [S2480] Jay H. Brower, "The Browers of Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pa.", Mennonite Family History Vol. 4, no. 3, pages 103-105 (July 1985). Hereinafter cited as "The Browers of Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pa."

Thomas G. Brower1

b. circa 1861
  • Thomas G. Brower was born circa 1861 at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.2
  • He married Mary E. McIlheney circa 1885.3
  • Thomas G. Brower was buried at West Laurel Hill Cemetery, Bala Cynwyd, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania.4
  • Also known as Thomas Brower.2
  • He appeared on the census on 21 June 1870 at Ward 3, District 9, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, age 9, attending school.2
  • He appeared on the census on 7 June 1880 at Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, as Thomas G. Brower, age 19, born in Pennsylvania. A salesman. Living with his parents.5
  • He appeared on the census on 16 April 1910 at Ward 45, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, Thomas Brower (middle initial appears to be a Z), age 49, born in Philadelphia. Father born in New Jersey, mother in Scotland. Printer. Married for 25 years. In the household is his wife Mary J., and children Thomas M., Joseph, Ellen, Elizabeth, John M., Mathew O., Richard O., and Sarah E.3
  • He appeared on the census on 19 January 1920 at Ward 37, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, Thomas G. Brower, age 59, born in Pennsylvania. Widower. Father born in Pennsylvania, mother in Scotland. Printer, stocking mill. In the household are his children Thomas M., Ellen, Elizabeth, John M., Mathew O., Richard O. and Sarah M.1
  • He appeared on the census on 15 April 1930 at Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, Thomas G. Brower, age 69, born in Pennsylvania. Widower. Father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Scotland. Not employed. In the household are his children Thomas M., Ellen, Elizabeth, John, Mathew, Richard and Sarah.6

Family: Mary E. McIlheney b. c 1865, d. b 1920

Citations

  1. [S7] MyFamily.com, 1920 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , Retrieved October 2013. Thomas G. Brower household. Census Place: Philadelphia Ward 37, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1639; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 1295; Image: 44.. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Census.
  2. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1389, p.541, image 319. Joseph Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  3. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Retrieved October 2013. Thomas (Z) Brower household. Census Place: Philadelphia Ward 45, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1414; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 1158; FHL microfilm: 1375427.. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  4. [S1005] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved October 2013. Thomas G. Brower, Mem #60760484, Oct 28, 2010. No photo. Dates of birth and death not given. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  5. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 1184, FHL film #1255184, p.219.3000, ED 532, image 0440. Joseph Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  6. [S8] MyFamily.com, 1930 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , Retrieved October 2013. Thomas G. Brower household. Census Place: Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2124; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 745; Image: 681.0; FHL microfilm: 2341858.. Hereinafter cited as 1930 US Census.
  7. [S5168] Ancestry.com, "Pennsylvania Church and Town Records, 1708-1985." (data base online) Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011. Original data: Historic Pennsylvania Church and Town Records. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Historical Society of Pennsylvania. Online www.ancestry.com., Retrieved October 2013. James Brower, b. 5 Sep 1891, bapt. 27 Dec 1891; parents: Thomas G. Brower, Mary E. Brower. Hereinafter cited as Pennsylvania Church and Town Records 1708-1985.

Thomas H. Brower1

b. 24 February 1807
  • Thomas H. Brower was born on 24 February 1807 at New London, New London Co., Connecticut.1

Citations

  1. [S2151] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation of Vital Records of Early Connecticut (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Corp., 2006), page 1950. New London VR. Hereinafter cited as Ricker Compliation.

Thomas H. Brower1

b. circa 1903
  • Thomas H. Brower was born circa 1903 at Town of Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 27 April 1910 at Woodmere, Town of Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, Thomas H. Brower, age 7, 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.

Thomas J. Brower1

b. 20 December 1841, d. 11 January 1920
  • Thomas J. Brower was born on 20 December 1841 at Preble Co., Ohio.1
  • He married Mary Siler.1
  • Thomas J. Brower died on 11 January 1920 at Dayton, Ohio; "aged 78 years, 21 days."1
  • Thomas J. Brower's obituary appeared in an unidentified newspaper. "Thomas J. Brower, was born in Preble Co., Dec. 20, 1841, Departed this life at Dayton, O. Jan 11, 1920, Aged 78 years and 21 days. Mr Brower is survived by his widow and Charles H. of Hamilton O. and G.h. of Dayton, O., one daughter Mable Reahard of Medford, Oregon, besides a host of friends and acquaintances. At the time of his death he was surrounded by his family at the home of his son G.H. Brower, Dayton, O. Funeral services were in charge of Rev. Fosher a former pastor of the Universalist Church of Roann, Ind., of which Mr. Brower was a member. Internment was in the Cemetery at Lewisburg, Preble Co., O., Tuesday Jan. 13, 1920 at 10 A.M. near the birth place and former home of the deceased, during his early manhood.
    At the age of twenty two Mr. Brower was united in marriage to Mary Siler and to this union there were born five children, two of whom preceded him in death.
    Immediately after his marriage he set up house keeping in the neighborhood of his birth and was for a number of years engaged in farming. Afterwards moving with his family to a farm in Wabash Co., Ind. near the little town of Niconza where he and his family continued to live for a number of years and was well and favorably known by a host of friends who will mourn his departure.
    During our Country's crisis from sixty one to sixty five, Mr. Brower heard his Country's call and cast his lot with the One Hundred and Fifty Sixth Ohio Infantry as a volunteer and rendered valliant service to his country and it's flag.
    In the death of Mr. Brower the country has lost one of its sturdy and industrious pioneer citizens life was an inspiration not only to the members of his immediate family but likewise to all those that knew him and came in contact with him during life.
    Contributed by a friend of the family."1

Citations

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

Thomas J. Brower

b. circa 1840
  • Thomas J. Brower was born circa 1840 at Orange, Rockland Co., New York.
  • He appeared on the census on 7 August 1850 at Orangetown, Rockland Co., New York, as Thomas J. Brower, age 10, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 588, page 206A, image 48. David D. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Thomas J. Brower1

b. circa 1838
  • Thomas J. Brower was born circa 1838 at New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 24 August 1850 at Rahway, Essex Co., New Jersey, Thomas J. Brower, age 12, born in New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 450, page 417A. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Thomas Jefferson Brower1

b. 21 October 1830, d. before 1910

  • Thomas Jefferson Brower was born on 21 October 1830 at New York.1
  • He married Martha E. Patterson, daughter of James Patterson and Susan, after 1 June 1870.
  • Thomas Jefferson Brower probably died before 1910.
  • Also known as Jefferson Brower.2
  • He appeared on the census on 29 July 1850 at Beaver Dam, Dodge Co., Wisconsin, Jefferson Brower, age 19, born in New York. Apparently single.2
  • He appeared on the census on 1 June 1870 at Ward 3, Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois, enumerated as T. J. Bowen (sic), age given as 32, born in New York. Merchant with real estate valued at $5000. He is in the household of his future in-laws, James and Susan Patterson.3
  • In 1879 Thomas Jefferson Brower resided at Downieville, Sierra Co., California; age 42 (voter register).4
  • He appeared on the census on 4 June 1880 at Downieville, Sierra Co., California, Thomas J. Brower, age 49, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. Miner. In the household are his wife Martha E., daughter Blanche S. and son Jeff P. They are enumerated next to Susan J. Patterson (age 60).5
  • In 1888 Thomas Jefferson Brower resided at Fresno Co., California; age given as 55 (voter register).6
  • In 1890 Thomas Jefferson Brower resided at Alameda Co., California; age 59 (voter register).7
  • In 1892 Thomas Jefferson Brower resided at Alameda Co., California.8
  • In 1894 Thomas Jefferson Brower resided at Alameda Co., California.9
  • In 1896 Thomas Jefferson Brower resided at Los Angeles, California; age 65 (voter registration).10
  • In 1897 Thomas Jefferson Brower resided at Los Angeles, California.11
  • He appeared on the census on 8 June 1900 at Precinct 6, Pasadena, Los Angeles Co., California, Thomas J. Brower, age 69, born Oct 1830 in New York. Both parents born in New York. Widower. Occupation: General store. No others are enumerated in the household. Resides at 110 Pasadena Ave.12
  • In 1904 Thomas Jefferson Brower resided at Alameda Co., California; age 73 (voter register).13

Family: Martha E. Patterson b. c 1844, d. b Jun 1900

Citations

  1. [S1380] Mrs. H.C. Blanding (editor), "Family Bible Records", Wisconsin Families vol.1, no.4, pp.215-217 (Mar 1941): p.215-16. The Jacob P. Brower Bible. "The following records are of the first family to settle in Dodge County, Wisconsin, and were copied by Mrs. A. F. Kachelski of Beaver Dam from the family Bible, now owned by Mrs. Edna (Brower) Gilmore, the last of the family of George W. and Julia E. (Hamlin) Brower. Jacob P. Brower married to Martha Mackie Sept. 16 A.D. 1820, by Rev. James Demarest, -Hempstead." note: This Bible was owned in Milwaukee in 1837, was moved to Sheboygan, "came down the Fox river from Sheboygan in 1838 to Fort Winnebago, in a bark canoe, guided by an Indian," and in 1840 came to Beaver Dam, where it has remained for 100 years.. Hereinafter cited as "Family Bible Recs. fr. Wisconsin Families."
  2. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 996, page 74A. Martha Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  3. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 199, page 265B, FHL film #545698. James Patterson household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  4. [S4753] California State Library,"California, Voter Registers, 1866-1898."California State Library, California History Section; Great Registers, 1866-1898; Collection Number 4-2A; CSL Roll Number 21; FHL Roll Number 976930. Online www.ancestry.com., Retrieved July 2012. Thomas Jefferson Brower; age 49; born in New York; resides at Downieville. Hereinafter cited as California Voter Registers 1866-1898.
  5. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 83, page 151B, ED 98, FHL film #1254083. Thomas J. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  6. [S4753] California State Library,"California, Voter Registers, 1866-1898."California State Library, California History Section; Great Registers, 1866-1898; Collection Number 4-2A; CSL Roll Number 21; FHL Roll Number 976930. Online www.ancestry.com., Retrieved July 2012. Thomas Jefferson Brower; age 55; born in New York; Merchant; resides at Walker's. Hereinafter cited as California Voter Registers 1866-1898.
  7. [S4753] California State Library,"California, Voter Registers, 1866-1898."California State Library, California History Section; Great Registers, 1866-1898; Collection Number 4-2A; CSL Roll Number 21; FHL Roll Number 976930. Online www.ancestry.com., Retrieved July 2012. Thomas Jefferson Brower; age 59, born in New York; Merchant; resides at 1012 Seventh Ave.. Hereinafter cited as California Voter Registers 1866-1898.
  8. [S4753] California State Library,"California, Voter Registers, 1866-1898."California State Library, California History Section; Great Registers, 1866-1898; Collection Number 4-2A; CSL Roll Number 21; FHL Roll Number 976930. Online www.ancestry.com., Retrieved July 2012. Thomas Jefferson Brower; age 62; 5' 8"; dark complexion; bronw eyes; brown hair; born in New York; merchant; resides at 1012 7th Ave. Hereinafter cited as California Voter Registers 1866-1898.
  9. [S4753] California State Library,"California, Voter Registers, 1866-1898."California State Library, California History Section; Great Registers, 1866-1898; Collection Number 4-2A; CSL Roll Number 21; FHL Roll Number 976930. Online www.ancestry.com., Retrieved July 2012. Thomas Jefferson Brower; age 62; 5' 8"; dark complexion; brown eyes; brown hair; born in New York; Merchant; resides at 1012 7th Ave. Hereinafter cited as California Voter Registers 1866-1898.
  10. [S4753] California State Library,"California, Voter Registers, 1866-1898."California State Library, California History Section; Great Registers, 1866-1898; Collection Number 4-2A; CSL Roll Number 21; FHL Roll Number 976930. Online www.ancestry.com., Retrieved July 2012. Thomas Jefferson Brower; Merchant; age 65, 5' 71/2"; dark complexion; brown eyes; gray hair; born in New York; resides at 454 N. Bonnie Brae. Hereinafter cited as California Voter Registers 1866-1898.
  11. [S4752] R. D. Mittelstadt,"George Washington Brower, son of a Pioneer."Retrieved from Message Boards, July 23, 2012. Online www.ancestry.com.. Hereinafter cited as George Washington Brower, son of a Pioneer.
  12. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 91, page 10A, ED 118, FHL film #1240091. Thomas J. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  13. [S4759] "California Voter Registrations, 1900-1968."Provo, UT, 2008. Original data: State of California, Great Register of Voters. Online www.ancestry.com., Retrieved July 2012. Thomas Jefferson Brower; age 73; County Infirmary. Hereinafter cited as California Voter Registrations 1900-1968.

Thomas Jefferson Brower1

b. 26 October 1801, d. 6 January 1859
  • Thomas Jefferson Brower was born on 26 October 1801 at New Jersey or New York.1
  • He married Ann Golder circa 1825.1
  • Thomas Jefferson Brower died on 6 January 1859 at Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut.1
  • Also known as Thomas J. Brewer.2
  • He appeared on the census in 1840 at Ward 1, Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, as Thomas J. Brewer, with a household of 1 male under 5, 3 males 5-10, 2 males 10-15, 2(?) males 40-50, 1 female under 5, 1 female 30-40.2
  • He appeared on the census on 14 October 1850 at Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, Thomas J. Brower, age 48. The place of birth for Thomas and all of the members of his family is recorded as Scotland. In the household is his wife Ann, and children Enos B., William, Warren R., Austin B., Anna G., Eliza M., John M., George E., and Louisa E.3

Family: Ann Golder b. 4 Jan 1809, d. 7 Aug 1873

Citations

  1. [S2637] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 3, File B, Jan Brouwer of Flatlands. Correspondent File 29-F. No sources cited. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S390] Ronald V., Accelerated Indexing Systems Jackson, compiler1840 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M704, Roll 26, page 33. Hereinafter cited as 1840 US Census.
  3. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 44, page 488B, image 660. Thomas J. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Thomas Jefferson Brower

b. between 1826 and 1831, d. 23 September 1869

  • Thomas Jefferson Brower was born between 1826 and 1831 either New York, Pennsylvania, or Indiana.1
  • He married Margaret Griffin at San Jose, Santa Clara Co., California, in 1858.2
  • Thomas Jefferson Brower died on 23 September 1869 at San Jose, Santa Clara Co., California; of typhoid fever, age given as 42 years.3,4
  • Also known as Jefferson Brower.5
  • In 1866 Thomas Jefferson Brower resided at San Jose, Santa Clara Co., California; age 39 (voter register).5
  • In 1867 Thomas Jefferson Brower resided at San Jose, Santa Clara Co., California; age 39 (voter register).6
  • A death notice for Jefferson Brower appeared in the San Jose Mercury, September 25, 1869: In this city, September 23, Mr. Jefferson Brower, aged about 38. His funeral will take place from the family residence on Eighth Street, between St. James and Julian streets, to-day (Saturday) Sept. 25th at 1 o'clock."4
  • On 2 October 1869 The estate of Jefferson Brower was probated in the Superior Court, Santa Clara County, California.7,8

Family: Margaret Griffin b. Aug 1839, d. 28 Sep 1921

Citations

  1. [S4751] Karen L. Ashworth, "Thomas Jefferson Brower," e-mail message from Karen L. Ashworth to Chris Chester, July 23, 2012, Various sources, census records of children, marriage and death records of children, state the place of birth of Thomas Jefferson Brower as either New York, Pennsylvania or Indiana. Hereinafter cited as "Thomas Jefferson Brower."
  2. [S3286] Pam Digges, "Thank You," e-mail message from Pam Digges to Chris Chester, October 14, 2010, Follow up e-mail of October 20, 2010 with descendant report prepared by Pam Digges. Hereinafter cited as "Thank you."
  3. [S3858] Ron V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, "U. S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules Index", online www.ancestry.com. Original data compiled from microfilmed schedules of the U. S. Federal Decennial Census. Citing: The Bancroft Library, University of California; Berkeley, California; Archive Collection: 96:20; Census year 1870; Census Location: San Jose Ward 2, Santa Clara, California; Page 1, line 5. Retrieved from Ancestry.com July 2012, Thomas J. Brower, age 42, born in New York, died previous September, teamster, died from typhoid fever. Dated 1 June 1870. Hereinafter cited as U. S. Census Federal Mortality Schedules.
  4. [S4751] Karen L. Ashworth, "Thomas Jefferson Brower," e-mail message from Karen L. Ashworth to Chris Chester, July 23, 2012, Citing San Jose Mercury, September 25, 1869, available on microfilm at the California State Library, Sacramento, California. Hereinafter cited as "Thomas Jefferson Brower."
  5. [S4753] California State Library,"California, Voter Registers, 1866-1898."California State Library, California History Section; Great Registers, 1866-1898; Collection Number 4-2A; CSL Roll Number 21; FHL Roll Number 976930. Online www.ancestry.com., Retrieved July 2012. Jefferson Brower, age 39; born in New York; Teamster; residence: City of San Jose. Hereinafter cited as California Voter Registers 1866-1898.
  6. [S4753] California State Library,"California, Voter Registers, 1866-1898."California State Library, California History Section; Great Registers, 1866-1898; Collection Number 4-2A; CSL Roll Number 21; FHL Roll Number 976930. Online www.ancestry.com., Retrieved July 2012. Jefferson Brower, age 39; born in New York; Teamster; residence: City of San Jose. A second copy gives his residence as 8th street, s. of Julian. Hereinafter cited as California Voter Registers 1866-1898.
  7. [S4751] Karen L. Ashworth, "Thomas Jefferson Brower," e-mail message from Karen L. Ashworth to Chris Chester, July 23, 2012, Probate #74-15961. No. 521 Register B, Page 482. Estate of Jefferson Brower. (FHL film #1479982).. Hereinafter cited as "Thomas Jefferson Brower."
  8. [S4855] Jefferson Brower, Probate File 74-15961, California Superior Court, Santa Clara Co., California, FHL film #1479982. Probate records, file nos. 74-15958 - 74-15965B. Hereinafter cited as Jefferson Brower Probate File.
  9. [S3286] Pam Digges, "Thank You," e-mail message from Pam Digges to Chris Chester, October 14, 2010. Hereinafter cited as "Thank you."

Thomas Jefferson Brower Jr.1

b. 15 February 1868, d. 1 March 1937
  • Thomas Jefferson Brower Jr. was born on 15 February 1868 at San Jose, Santa Clara Co., California.3
  • He married Sarah Isabel Solkmore, daughter of John Solkmore, at Rio Vista, Sacramento Co., California, on 17 December 1901.4
  • Thomas Jefferson Brower Jr. died on 1 March 1937 at Tracy, San Joaquin Co., California.5
  • Also known as Jeff Brower.3
  • He appeared on the census on 4 August 1870 at San Jose, Santa Clara Co., California, Thomas J. Brower, age 2, born in California.6
  • He appeared on the census on 5 June 1880 at San Jose, Santa Clara Co., California, T. Jefferson Brower, age 12, born in California. Step-son in the household of Byron M. Vickory.7
  • In 1890 Thomas Jefferson Brower Jr. resided at Lodi, San Joaquin Co., California; age 22 (voter register).8
  • He appeared on the census on 11 June 1900 at Elkhorn Twp., East Lodi Precinct, San Joaquin Co., California, Thomas J. Brower, age 32, born Feb 1868 in California. Father born in New York, mother in Ireland. Single. Lives with his mother. A farm laborer.9
  • He appeared on the census on 3 May 1910 at Modesto, Stanislaus Co., California, Thomas J. Brower, age 42, born in California. Father born in New York, mother in Ireland. Married (first) for eight years. Farm laborer. In the household are his wife Sarah, and children Emma, Inez, May, and Thomas Jr.10
  • He appeared on the census on 17 February 1920 at Union, San Joaquin Co., California, Thomas J. Brower, age 51, born in California. Father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Ireland. Superintendant, General Farm. In the household are his wife Sarah, and children Emma, Inez, Mary, Thomas, Jeanette, Donald and Sarah. Also ten "hired men."11
  • He appeared on the census on 10 April 1930 at Township 8, Contra Costa Co., California, Thomas Brower, age 62, born in California. Father born in Pennsylvania, mother in Irish Free State. Married at age 33. Dairy farmer. In the household are his wife Sarah, and "step-son" Harvey Holt (age 19, born in South Carolina).12

Family: Sarah Isabel Solkmore b. 7 Feb 1875, d. 21 Jul 1954

  • Emma Brower10
  • Inez Brower10
  • Mary Brower10
  • Thomas Brower10
  • Jeanette Gertrude Brower11
  • Donald Francis Brower11
  • Sarah Brower11

Citations

  1. [S3286] Pam Digges, "Thank You," e-mail message from Pam Digges to Chris Chester, October 14, 2010, Follow up e-mail of October 20, 2010 with descendant report prepared by Pam Digges. "He lived at Antioch for a bit, was a dairy farmer in Contra Costa County, California, had a wife named Sarah and a step-son, Harvey Holt, who went back to where he was born in South Carolina, got married and stayed there.". Hereinafter cited as "Thank you."
  2. [S3286] Pam Digges, "Thank You," e-mail message from Pam Digges to Chris Chester, October 14, 2010, Follow up e-mail of October 20, 2010 with descendant report prepared by Pam Digges. Hereinafter cited as "Thank you."
  3. [S4751] Karen L. Ashworth, "Thomas Jefferson Brower," e-mail message from Karen L. Ashworth to Chris Chester, July 23, 2012. Hereinafter cited as "Thomas Jefferson Brower."
  4. [S4751] Karen L. Ashworth, "Thomas Jefferson Brower," e-mail message from Karen L. Ashworth to Chris Chester, July 23, 2012, Follow up e-mail. Info on the children of T. J. Brower and Margaret Griffin. Hereinafter cited as "Thomas Jefferson Brower."
  5. [S4751] Karen L. Ashworth, "Thomas Jefferson Brower," e-mail message from Karen L. Ashworth to Chris Chester, July 23, 2012, Citing the death certificate of Thomas J. Brower, which gives his father's place of birth as Pennsylvania. Hereinafter cited as "Thomas Jefferson Brower."
  6. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll, 88, page 285A, FHL film #545587. Margaret Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  7. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 81, FHL film #1254081, page 34C, ED 243, image 0295. Byron M. Vickory household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  8. [S4753] California State Library,"California, Voter Registers, 1866-1898."California State Library, California History Section; Great Registers, 1866-1898; Collection Number 4-2A; CSL Roll Number 21; FHL Roll Number 976930. Online www.ancestry.com., Retrieved July 2012. Thomas Jefferson Brower, age 22; born in California; laborer; resides at Lodi. Hereinafter cited as California Voter Registers 1866-1898.
  9. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 108, page 6A, ED 103. Margaret Vickory household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  10. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T624, Roll 110, page 9B, ED 152, FHL film #1274123. Thomas J. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  11. [S7] MyFamily.com, 1920 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T625, Roll 144, page 15A, ED 190. Thomas J. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Census.
  12. [S8] MyFamily.com, 1930 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T626, Roll 114, page 10B, ED 28, FHL film #2339849. Thomas Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1930 US Census.

Thomas L. Brower1

b. January 1821
  • Thomas L. Brower was born in January 1821 at New York.2
  • He married Anna Batten at Trinity Church Parish, New York City, New York, on 8 May 1850.3
  • Thomas L. Brower appeared on the census on 23 June 1860 at Prairie du Chien, Crawford Co., Wisconsin, Thomas L. Brower, age 39, born in New York. A druggist. Personal estate valued at $2000. In the household are Anna Brower (age 37), Arthur Brower (3) and Eliza Duma (20, servant).4
  • He appeared on the census on 4 June 1880 at Prairie du Chien, Crawford Co., Wisconsin, Thomas L. Brower, age 59, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. Grocery, Drugs, Dry Goods store. In the household are his wife Anna C., son Arthur, and Mary Crogan (age 24, house servant).5
  • He appeared on the census on 4 June 1900 at Prairie du Chien, Crawford Co., Wisconsin, Thomas L. Brower, age 79, born Jan 1821 in New York. Both parents born in New York. No occupation recorded. Married for 50 years. In the household is his wife Anna.2
  • He appeared on the census on 1 June 1905 at Prairie du Chien, Crawford Co., Wisconsin, Thos Brower, age 84, born in New York, parents born in New York. Retired. Married. In the household is his wife Anna Brower. Enumerated next to Arthur Brower.6

Family: Anna Batten b. Mar 1824

Citations

  1. [S3580] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 28. Handwritten chart of the descendants of Garret Brouwer and Mary Le Foy. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 1782, page 4A, ED 18. Thomas L. Brouwer household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [S1624] "Records of Trinity Church Parish, New York City", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol.67-93 (1936-1962): 86:232. Hereinafter cited as "Trinity Church Parish Records."
  4. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 1402, page 855, FHL film #805402. Thomas L. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  5. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 1421, page 93C, ED 121, FHL film #1255421. Thomas L. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  6. [S3891] Ancestry.com,"Wisconsin State Census, 1895 and 1905", online www.ancestry.com. 2007. Original data: Wisconsin. Wisconsin State Census, 1895 Microfilm, 10 reels. Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin; Wisconsin. Wisconsin State Census, 1905. Microfilm, 44 reels. Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin. 1905, sheet 5, line 3. Hereinafter cited as Wisconsin Census 1895 & 1905.
  7. [S3580] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 30. 3rd handwritten chart of the descendants of Thomas LeFoy Brower. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Thomas L. Brower1

b. January 1887
  • Thomas L. Brower was born in January 1887 at Crawford Co., Wisconsin.1
  • He appeared on the census on 12 June 1900 at Prairie du Chien, Crawford Co., Wisconsin, Thomas L. Brower, age 13, born Jan 1887 in Wisconsin.1
  • He appeared on the census on 1 June 1905 at Prairie du Chien, Crawford Co., Wisconsin, Thomas Brower, age 18, born in Wisconsin. Single. Lives with his parents.2

Citations

  1. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 1782, page 5B, ED 18. Arthur Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  2. [S3891] Ancestry.com,"Wisconsin State Census, 1895 and 1905", online www.ancestry.com. 2007. Original data: Wisconsin. Wisconsin State Census, 1895 Microfilm, 10 reels. Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin; Wisconsin. Wisconsin State Census, 1905. Microfilm, 44 reels. Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin. 1905, sheet 5, line 7. Hereinafter cited as Wisconsin Census 1895 & 1905.

Thomas Le Foy Brower1

b. 10 July 1851, d. 7 December 1851
  • Thomas Le Foy Brower was born on 10 July 1851 at New York City, New York, at no. 10 Harrison St.1
  • He died on 7 December 1851 at New York City, New York; age 4 mos. 27 days.2

Citations

  1. [S3580] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 11. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S3580] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 12. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Thomas Lefoy Brower1

b. 10 April 1847
  • Thomas Lefoy Brower was born on 10 April 1847 at New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 28 August 1850 at Ward 9 District 3, New York City, New York Co., New York, Thomas Brower, age 3, born in New York.2

Citations

  1. [S3580] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 30. 3rd handwritten chart of the descendants of Thomas LeFoy Brower. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 544, page 438A. Anthony Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Thomas M. Brower1

b. December 1847
  • Thomas M. Brower was born in December 1847 at Surry Co., North Carolina.2
  • He appeared on the census on 29 August 1850 at Mount Airy, Surry Co., North Carolina, as Thomas Brower, age 2, born in North Carolina.3
  • He appeared on the census on 7 September 1860 at Mount Airy, Surry Co., North Carolina, as Thos. Brower, age 12, born in North Carolina.4
  • He appeared on the census on 17 June 1870 at Mt. Airy, Surry Co., North Carolina, as Thomas M. Brower, age 22, born in North Carolina. Single, a merchant, living with his mother.5
  • He appeared on the census on 28 June 1880 at Mt. Airy, Surry Co., North Carolina, as Thomas M. Brower, age 31, born in North Carolina. Both parents born in North Carolina. Single, a farmer, living with his widowed mother.6
  • He appeared on the census on 18 June 1900 at Mt. Airy, Surry Co., North Carolina, as Thomas M. Brower, age 52, born Dec 1847 in North Carolina. Single. Supt. of Farm. Living with her mother who is recorded as a farmer.2

Citations

  1. [S2550] Unknown (submitted by Fletcher Edwards), "Hamburg - Jacob W. Brower (1812-1868)", Surry County Genealogical Association Journal Vol. 23, no. 1, page 11 (2003): A copy of this article has been made available on the Brouwer Genealogy Website, "Articles" page http://web.me.com/blacknorthfarm/Brouwer_Genealogy/…. Hereinafter cited as "Jacob W. Brower, SCGAJ 23 (2003)."
  2. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 1219, page 10B, ED 112. Mary M. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 646, page 294, image 269. Jacob Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  4. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 914, page 289, image 578. Jacob W. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  5. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1161, page 323, image 159. Mary Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  6. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 983, FHL film #1254983, page 115.4000, ED 176, image 0140. Mary Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Thomas M. Brower1

b. 19 November 1886
  • Thomas M. Brower was born on 19 November 1886 at Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania.2
  • He appeared on the census on 16 April 1910 at Ward 45, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, Thomas M. Brower, age 23, born in Philadelphia. Single. Son. Bookeeper.1
  • He appeared on the census on 19 January 1920 at Ward 37, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, Thomas M. Brower, age 33, born in Pennsylvania. Single. Son. Clerk, architect office.3
  • He appeared on the census on 15 April 1930 at Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, Thomas M. Brower, age 43, born in Pennsylvania. Single. Son. Employed (occupation not legible).4
  • He appeared on the census on 24 April 1940 at Cheltenham, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, Thomas M. Brower, age 53, born in Pennsylvania. Head of household at 7703 Chapel Rd. Lived at the same location in 1935. Single. Accountant (Accounting firm). In the household are his sisters Ellen and Elizabeth, and brothers Matthew and Richard. All are single.5

Citations

  1. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Retrieved October 2013. Thomas (Z) Brower household. Census Place: Philadelphia Ward 45, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1414; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 1158; FHL microfilm: 1375427.. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  2. [S2664] 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. Retrieved October 2013. Thomas M. Brower, b. Nov. 19, 1886, Philadelphia. Residence: 7703 Chapel Rd., Elkins Park, PA. Contact: Miss Ellen Brower, 7703 Chapel Rd., Elkins Park, PA. Hereinafter cited as U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  3. [S7] MyFamily.com, 1920 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , Retrieved October 2013. Thomas G. Brower household. Census Place: Philadelphia Ward 37, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1639; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 1295; Image: 44.. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Census.
  4. [S8] MyFamily.com, 1930 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , Retrieved October 2013. Thomas G. Brower household. Census Place: Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2124; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 745; Image: 681.0; FHL microfilm: 2341858.. Hereinafter cited as 1930 US Census.
  5. [S5195] Ancestry.com, 1940 United States Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., unknown publish date), Retrieved October 2013. Thomas M. Brower household. Census Place: Cheltenham, Montgomery, Pennsylvania; Roll: T627_3577; Page: 18A; Enumeration District: 46-38.

Thomas Pinckney Brower

b. 1804, d. 1840
  • Thomas Pinckney Brower was born in 1804.
  • He married Mercy Post before 1830.
  • Thomas Pinckney Brower died in 1840.
  • Also known as Pinckney Brower.
  • Also known as Thomas P Brower.1
  • In 1830 Thomas Pinckney Brower resided at Boston, Portage Co., Ohio.1

Family: Mercy Post b. c 1809, d. 21 Feb 1875

Citations

  1. [S389] Ancestry.com, 1830 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, 1830; Census Place: Boston, Portage, Ohio; Series: M19; Roll: 138; Page: 172; Family History Library Film: 0337949. Hereinafter cited as 1830 US Census.

Thomas S. Brower1

b. circa 1817
  • Thomas S. Brower was born circa 1817 at New Jersey.1
  • He married Margaret before 1845.1
  • Thomas S. Brower appeared on the census on 16 July 1850 at West Ward, Newark, Essex Co., New Jersey, Thomas S. (J.?) Brower, age 33, born in New Jersey. Carriage maker. In the household are Margaret Brower (age 33), Emma Brower (5), Susan Brower (4), Phebe Brower (2).1

Family: Margaret b. c 1817

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 448, page 310B. Thomas S. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Thomas S. Brower1

b. 1 October 1830, d. 8 May 1847
  • Thomas S. Brower was born on 1 October 1830.1
  • He died on 8 May 1847.1
  • He was buried at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.1

Citations

  1. [S5281] Minnie Cohen, Gravestone Inscriptions of Greenwood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York (n.p.: the author, 1932), II:39. Also WBC 5 CEM/O BB-247. http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/…. Hereinafter cited as Greenwood Cem. G.S. Ins.

Thomas W. Brower

b. April 1869
  • Thomas W. Brower was born in April 1869 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.1
  • Also known as Wilbur Brower.1
  • He appeared on the census on 26 July 1870 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Thomas Brower, age 1, born in New York.2
  • He appeared on the census on 11 June 1880 at Village of Woodsburgh, Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Thomas Brower, age 10, born in New York.3
  • He appeared on the census on 11 June 1900 at Woodmere, Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, as Wilbur Brower, age 31, born April 1869 in New York. Single. Living with his mother. A plumber.1

Citations

  1. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 1079, page 5B, ED 704. Amelia Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  2. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1078, page 482, image 202. Joseph Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  3. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 918 FHL film #1254918, page 462.2000, ED 272, image 0138. Joseph Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Thompson Brower1

b. circa 1845
  • Thompson Brower was born circa 1845 at New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 9 October 1850 at Atlantic, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as Thompson Brower, age 5, born in New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 456, page 91, image 187. Elias F. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Timothy Brower1

b. circa 1822
  • Timothy Brower was born circa 1822 at New York.1
  • He married Melinda.1
  • Timothy Brower appeared on the census in 1850 at Davenport, Delaware Co., New York, Timothy Brower, age 28, born in New York. Farmer. In the household are Melinda Brower (age 27), Julia Ann Brower (3), Electa Ann Brower (2). They are enumerated next to Christopher H. Brower (age 77, b. Mass.).1

Family: Melinda b. c 1823

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 494, page ___. Timothy Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Timothy S. Brower1

b. 3 December 1819, d. 17 November 1840
  • Timothy S. Brower was born on 3 December 1819 (based on age at death, g.s.).1
  • He died on 17 November 1840; "20-11-14."1
  • He was buried at Woodstock Cemetery (old portion), Woodstock, Ulster Co., New York.1

Citations

  1. [S1877] J. Wilson Poucher, Old Gravestones of Ulster County, New York (n.p.: n.pub., 1931), p.381, no.58, following David Brower, surname not given.. Hereinafter cited as Old Gravestones of Ulster County, New York.

Tina Brower1

b. 1831, d. 12 March 1924
  • Tina Brower was born in 1831.1
  • She married Gustavus Goeriz in 1852.2
  • Tina Brower and Gustavus Goeriz were divorced in 1868.2
  • Tina Brower died on 12 March 1924.2
  • Also known as Teena Martha Brower.2

Citations

  1. [S2485] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G (Hubert Brower), Hubert Brower, WBC 8:G. No. 216-B. Pedigree and Family Group sheets, 1992. No sources provided. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S6144] Martin Combs, "Tina Brower/Teena Martha Brower," e-mail message from Martin Combs to Chris Chester, February 9, 2015, "Through my research, I believe the Tina Brower listed, is actually Tenna Martha Brower, born 1831, died March 12,1924. Married Gustavus Goeriz (Dr D'gustavus A Georig Goeriz) in 1852 and divorced in 1868. They had 6 children. She is buried near Cleveland. He and his second wife are buried near Fort Wayne Indiana.". Hereinafter cited as "Tina Brower/Teena Martha Brower."

Townsend Brower

b. circa 1831
  • Townsend Brower was born circa 1831 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.
  • He appeared on the census on 6 August 1850 at Middle, Cape May Co., New Jersey, as Townsend Brower, age 19, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 446, page 47B, image 102. James Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Tredwell Brower1

b. 7 May 1823, d. 7 March 1859
  • Tredwell Brower was born on 7 May 1823 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.2
  • He died on 7 March 1859.3
  • He was buried at Rockville Cemetery, Lynbrook, Nassau Co., New York.3
  • He appeared on the census on 21 July 1850 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Tredwell Brower, age 25, born in New York. Single, living in the household of Jacob Brower, age 50.1
  • Will proved on 11 April 1859 at Queens Co., New York.4

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 583, page 152, image 202. Jacob Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S2632] William Applebie Daniel Eardeley, Brower Genealogy 1615-1884 and Langdon Genealogy 1625-1876, Unpublished Manuscript, 1923, Box 7, Catalog Item no.165, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Original at Queens Borough Public Library. (Note: There are serious flaws and errors with this manuscript, particularly with the earlier generations. Eardeley claims Jan Brouwer (m. Aege Sprong) as a son of Jacob Brouwer and Annatje Bogardus, which is in error. There are numerous other errors as well. This document must be used with caution). pages 44-45. "Richard Brower Bible." Copy supplied to William A.D. Eardeley by Howard S. Brower. The entries are disjointed and parents are not recorded. Eardeley states that he knows who the parents of each child are, but does not offer the information. This record can only be used with other sources, https://docs.google.com/leaf
  3. [S1005] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved Sept. 2009. "Tredwell Brower," New York, Nassau County. Record added Jan 1, 2009 by Judy Viewig. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  4. [S2680] John Ewell Wilson, An Index to the Wills of Queens County, New York, 1787-1906; FHL film #0017875 item 1 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1940), Manuscript on film. Hereinafter cited as Index to the Wills of Queens Co., NY 1787-1906.

Tunis Brower1

d. before 14 December 1791
  • Tunis Brower died before 14 December 1791.
  • In 1791 Tunis Brower resided at Columbia Co., New York.1
  • Administration of Tunis Brower's estate was granted on 14 December 1791 to Thomas Storm of Columbia Co., New York.1

Citations

  1. [S2353] Tunis Brower, Letter of Administration for the Estate of Tunis Brower, Columbia Co., NY Box 5, BB-363 (WIL), William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. Pages 249-250. Copy of document. The original location of the document is not given but it is pressumed to be with the Columbia County, New York Surrogate's Court. The original source for this LOA is not stated. Hereinafter cited as Estate of Tunis Brower.

Tuttle Brower

b. circa 1835
  • Tuttle Brower was born circa 1835 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.
  • He appeared on the census on 6 August 1850 at Middle, Cape May Co., New Jersey, as Tuttle Brower, age 15, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 446, page 47B, image 102. James Brower household. The transcription calls him "Battle" Brower. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Tyle Brower1

b. 24 February 1794
  • Father*: Peter Brower1 b. 1760, d. 13 Feb 1821
  • Mother*: Anne1 b. 22 Feb 1761, d. 11 Oct 1811
  • Also known as Tylee Brewer.3
  • Also known as Tyler Brewer.4
  • , James Thompson and Susan his wife, Sarah Nivison, William Tysen, John Tysen and Sarah his wife, Nicholas Van Brunt and Adrian his wife, Matthias Hulsart and Elizabeth his wife, Obadiah Tysen, Tyle Brewer and Deborah his wife, heirs and assigns of Peter Tysen deceased, late of Shrewsbury Township, convey to George Tysen for consideration of one dollar, forty-four and thirty three hundreths acres in Howell Township, Monmouth Co., New Jersey.2
  • Tyle Brower appeared on the census in 1830 at Shrewsbury, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as Tyler Brewer, with a household of 1 male 5-10, 1 male 15-20, 1 male 30-40, 1 female 5-10, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 30-40.4

Citations

  1. [S3105] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-63, Bible Record - Peter Brower (b. 1760) and his wife Anne Brower (2-22-1761). DAR Bible Record, DAR Library, Washington, D.C., "N. J. Unpublished Bible Records, presented to Constitution Hall Library, Washington, D.C. by the New Jersey Chapters, DAR, State Society, 1930. Also FHL film #868782, item 6". . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S4939] George C. Beekman, "A Branch of the Van Brunt Family in Monmouth County, New Jersey", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 35, pp. 33-37 (1904): 35:37. Cites Book A-2, page 439 of Monmouth County Deeds, but does not provide a date for the conveyance. Hereinafter cited as "Van Brunt, Monmouth Co., NJ."
  3. [S5415] Petition of Tylee Brewer, January 1820 session, Monmouth County Court of Common Pleas, Freehold, New Jersey. Hereinafter cited as Petition of Tylee Brewer. Https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B8P8SDh4F1WuQjlSekVaM1prUE0/edit?usp=drive_web.
  4. [S389] Ancestry.com, 1830 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M19, Roll 80, p.420. Hereinafter cited as 1830 US Census.

Valentine Brower

b. circa 1827, d. 6 November 1899
  • Valentine Brower was born circa 1827 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.
  • He married Jane G. before 1862.1
  • Valentine Brower died on 6 November 1899.2
  • He appeared on the census on 24 August 1850 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, Valentine Brower, age 23, born in New York. Single, a boatman, living with his parents.3
  • He appeared on the census on 14 June 1880 at Village of Woodsburgh & Hewlett, Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, Valentine Brower, age 53, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A fisherman. In the household are his wife Jane G., and children, Mary L., and Sarah A.1

Family: Jane G. b. c 1840

Citations

  1. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 918, FHL film #1254418, page 466.1000, ED 272, image 0145. Valentine Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  2. [S2637] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 3, File B, Jan Brouwer of Flatlands. File 78-L. Uses census and cemtery records. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  3. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 583, page 208, image 314. Gilbert Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  4. [S2637] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 3, File B, Jan Brouwer of Flatlands. File 78-L. Uses census, church and cemtery records. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Van Gelder Brower1

b. 10 August 1878
  • Van Gelder Brower was born on 10 August 1878 at New York City, New York.1

Citations

  1. [S3580] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-605, Notes by Walter M. Meserole on the records from the Bailey Brower Bible, followed by the extracted records and copies of correspondence and further genealogical notes. Origin of document is not stated, hand written notes, typescipt extracts. Page 11. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Van Pelt Brower1

b. 20 October 1846, d. 9 April 1914
  • Van Pelt Brower was born on 20 October 1846 at probably Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, (another source says born in Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York).1,2
  • He married Louisa Springsteen, daughter of Robert Springsteen and Josephine, at Brooklyn, New York, on 7 May 1879.1,3
  • Van Pelt Brower died on 9 April 1914 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.1,4
  • He appeared on the census on 24 August 1850 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Van Pelt Brower, age 5, born in New York.5
  • He appeared on the census on 8 June 1880 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, Van Pelt Brower, age 33, born on Long Island. Both parents born on Long Island. A milkman. In the household are his wife Louisa and son Van Pelt. The family lives at 96 Hall Street, as do the families of Charles P. Langdon and Cornelius Van Ronk.6
  • He appeared on the census on 11 June 1900 at Ward 7, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, Van Pelt Brower, age 53, born Oct 1846 in New York. Both parents born in New York. A widower. Working in a cooperage. Living on Emerson Place with his children Van Pelt, Frank, Lilian, Ada, and Josephine.7

Family: Louisa Springsteen b. 1861, d. 1889

Citations

  1. [S2270] Letter from Herbert E. Murray (Swansboro, North Carolina) to William B. Bogardus, 25 Nov 1991; William B. Bogardus Collection (Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio). Box 2, File 33A, 129-M. The charts and data accompanying the letter appear to have been compiled by Herbert E. Murray. Sources were not included or mentioned. The families outlined in the charts BR-2 thru BR8 need further verification. CHART BR-1 IS INCORRECT. Herbert E. Murray is a descendant of Jan Brower and Hannah Adams. The families charted have continuously lived in the Woodmere, Hempstead, Queens-Nassau Cos., Long Island area since the early 1700's. Chart BR-6.
  2. [S2278] Letter from Anonymous (unknown) to William B. Bogardus, Dec 1997; William B. Bogardus Collection (Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio). Box 3, File B, 47-J. A descendant report beginning with Wolfert Webber and ending with Van Pelt Brower (1846-1914). Nine generations. Generations 1 thru 5 are incorrect claims commonly made in the past by others. Generations 6 thru 9 are used here., Born 20 Oct 1846 in Brooklyn.
  3. [S2278] Letter from Anonymous (unknown) to William B. Bogardus, Dec 1997; William B. Bogardus Collection (Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio). Box 3, File B, 47-J. A descendant report beginning with Wolfert Webber and ending with Van Pelt Brower (1846-1914). Nine generations. Generations 1 thru 5 are incorrect claims commonly made in the past by others. Generations 6 thru 9 are used here., Married 7 May 1809 in Brooklyn.
  4. [S2278] Letter from Anonymous (unknown) to William B. Bogardus, Dec 1997; William B. Bogardus Collection (Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio). Box 3, File B, 47-J. A descendant report beginning with Wolfert Webber and ending with Van Pelt Brower (1846-1914). Nine generations. Generations 1 thru 5 are incorrect claims commonly made in the past by others. Generations 6 thru 9 are used here., Died 9 Apr 1914 in Brooklyn.
  5. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 583, page 208, image 315. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  6. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 843, FHL film #1254843, page 72.1000, ED 48, image 0481. Van Pelt Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  7. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 1046, page 12A, ED 70. Van Pelt Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  8. [S2278] Letter from Anonymous (unknown) to William B. Bogardus, Dec 1997; William B. Bogardus Collection (Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio). Box 3, File B, 47-J. A descendant report beginning with Wolfert Webber and ending with Van Pelt Brower (1846-1914). Nine generations. Generations 1 thru 5 are incorrect claims commonly made in the past by others. Generations 6 thru 9 are used here.

Van Pelt Brower1

b. 21 January 1880, d. 9 November 1963
  • Van Pelt Brower was born on 21 January 1880 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.1
  • He married Adeline Meyer at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, on 24 November 1915.1
  • Van Pelt Brower died on 9 November 1963 at Hampton, Massachusetts.1
  • He appeared on the census on 8 June 1880 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, as Van Pelt Brower, age 4 months, born in Brooklyn.2
  • He appeared on the census on 11 June 1900 at Ward 7, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, as Van Pelt Brower, age 20, born Jan 1880 in New York. A cooper. Single and living with his father.3

Citations

  1. [S2278] Letter from Anonymous (unknown) to William B. Bogardus, Dec 1997; William B. Bogardus Collection (Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio). Box 3, File B, 47-J. A descendant report beginning with Wolfert Webber and ending with Van Pelt Brower (1846-1914). Nine generations. Generations 1 thru 5 are incorrect claims commonly made in the past by others. Generations 6 thru 9 are used here.
  2. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 843, FHL film #1254843, page 72.1000, ED 48, image 0481. Van Pelt Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  3. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 1046, page 12A, ED 70. Van Pelt Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Victoria Adelaide Brower1

b. 28 March 1842, d. circa 1871
  • Victoria Adelaide Brower was born on 28 March 1842 at Spring Point, Illinois.1
  • She married Erin Lafayette Bates on 17 June 1856.1
  • Victoria Adelaide Brower died circa 1871.1
  • She appeared on the census in 1850 at Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, as Victoria A. Brower, age 9, born in Illinois.2

Citations

  1. [S2317] Oradell Brower Triplett, Ariah Coats Brower Family (Privately printed: Oradell Brower Triplett, 1972?). William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. Page 98. Family Group sheet. Hereinafter cited as Ariah Coats Brower Family.
  2. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 919, page 47, image 94. Ariah C. Brower family. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Vincent Berdell Brower1

b. 25 December 1841
  • Vincent Berdell Brower was born on 25 December 1841 at New Jersey.1
  • He married Emma Vansant at Abescom, Atlantic Co., New Jersey, on 20 March 1879.2
  • Also known as Vincent Brewer.3
  • Vincent Berdell Brower appeared on the census on 8 August 1850 at Galloway, Atlantic Co., New Jersey, Vincent Brewer, age 8, born in New Jersey.3
  • He appeared on the census on 8 August 1860 at Galloway, Atlantic Co., New Jersey, Vincent Brower, age 18, born in New Jersey.4
  • He appeared on the census on 20 June 1870 at Galloway, Atlantic Co., New Jersey, Vincent Brower, age 29, born in New Jersey. Works on farm.5
  • He appeared on the census on 17 June 1880 at Port Republic, Atlantic Co., New Jersey, Vincent Brower, age 38, born in New Jersey. Farmer. Enumerated with his wife, Emma (age 28), in the household of Amasa Brower.6
  • He appeared on the census on 19 June 1900 at Galloway, Atlantic Co., New Jersey, Vincent Brower, age 58, born Dec 1841 in New Jersey. Both parents born in New Jersey. Day laborer. Widow. In the household are his sons Lawrence Brower and Bertie Brower. Also Lizzie Higgins, servant, age 35.7

Family: Emma Vansant b. c 1852, d. b Jun 1900

Citations

  1. [S3324] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, BIB BB-142, Amasa Brower Family Bible. Atlantic County Historical Society, Family Records, vol. 3, pp. 13-15. Copy furnished by Mr. J.H. Brower.. . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S4204] William B. Bogardus, "Vincent Brower, b. 1739," e-mail message from William B. Bogardus (e-mail address) to Chris Chester, October 16, 2011, Bith dates and marriages for some descendants of Amasa Brower. Hereinafter cited as "Vincent Brower, b. 1739 (reply)."
  3. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 442, page 51A, image 106. Amasa Brewer household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  4. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 682, page 253, FHL film #803682. Amasa Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  5. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 851, page 83B, FHL film #552350. Amasa Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  6. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 770, page 143A, ED 5, FHL film #1254770. Amasa Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  7. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 954, page 13B, ED 18. Vincent Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Viola Brower1

b. April 1892
  • Viola Brower was born in April 1892 at New Jersey.2
  • She appeared on the census on 8 June 1900 at Ward 2, Atlantic City, Atlantic Co., New Jersey, Viola Brower, age 8, born Apr 1892 in New Jersey.2
  • She appeared on the census on 22 April 1910 at Neptune Twp., Monmouth Co., New Jersey, Viola Brower, age 18, born in New Jersey. Single. Niece in the household of William Hulse. Pianist (theater).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 901, page 12A, ED 100. William Hulse household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  2. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 953, page 10A, ED 8. Frank M. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Viola Brower1,2

b. 7 September 1881
  • Viola Brower appeared on the census on 25 June 1900 at Enfield, Tompkins Co., New York, as Viola Brower, age 18, born Sep. 1881 in New York, both parents born in New York.4
  • On the 1900 Federal Census, Viola Brower is living in the household of Albert Brower, and is described as his niece.4
  • She appeared on the census on 28 April 1910 at Ward 2, Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York, as Viola Hausner, age 27, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. Married for 5 years. No children.2
  • She appeared on the census on 10 January 1920 at Ward 5, Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York, as Viola Hausner, age 37, born in New York. Both parents born in New York.5
  • She appeared on the census on 2 April 1930 at Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York, as Viola Hausner, age 47, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. Married at age 23.6

Citations

  1. [S4892] 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.
  2. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T624, Roll 1083, page 12B, ED 182, FHL film #1375096. Emmitt Hausner household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  3. [S672] New York State Dept. of Health, New York State Vital Records Index, Microfiche copies of Indexes to Vital Records, Buffalo and Erie County Public Library, Buffalo, New York, Cert #3666.. Hereinafter cited as New York State V.R. Index.
  4. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll T623 1168, p.11A, ED 144. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  5. [S7] MyFamily.com, 1920 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T625, Roll 1265, page 11B, ED 192. Emmitt Hausner household. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Census.
  6. [S8] MyFamily.com, 1930 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T626, Roll 1654, page 1A, ED 24, FHL film #2341388. Emmett Hausner household. Hereinafter cited as 1930 US Census.

Viola A. Brower1

b. circa 1890
  • Viola A. Brower was born circa 1890 at New Jersey.1

Citations

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

Virginia Brower1

b. circa 1844
  • Virginia Brower was born circa 1844 at New Jersey.1
  • She appeared on the census on 15 August 1850 at Ocean, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, Virginia Brower, age 6.2
  • She appeared on the census on 11 July 1860 at Ocean, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, Virginia Brower, age 16, born in New Jersey. Seamstress.1

Citations

  1. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 701, page 256, FHL film #803701. Amanda Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  2. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 456, page 56B. Jacob Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Voorhees Brower1

b. circa 1823
  • Voorhees Brower was born circa 1823 at New Jersey.2
  • He married Anne circa 1845.2
  • Also known as Vorhees Brewer.2
  • Also known as Voorees Brower.3
  • Voorhees Brower appeared on the census on 7 October 1850 at Upper Freehold, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as Vorhees Brewer, age 27, born in New Jersey. A laborer. In the household are his wife, Anne, and daughter, Lucy.2
  • He appeared on the census on 3 July 1860 at Ocean, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, Voorees Brower, age 39, born in New Jersey. Farmer on shares. Real estate valued at $600, personal estate at $100. In the household are Ann Brower (age 36) and Frank Brower (6).3
  • He appeared on the census on 19 August 1870 at Howell, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, Voorhees Brower, age 49, born in New Jersey. Farmer. Real estate valued at $1600, personal estate at $100. In the household are Ann Brower (age 47), Frank P. Brower (17), Charles P. Brower (7).1

Family: Anne b. c 1825

Citations

  1. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 875, page 98B, FHL film #552374. Voorhees Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  2. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 456, page 85, image 176. Vorhees Brewer household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  3. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 701, page 214, FHL film #803701. Vooress Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Voorhees Brower1

b. circa 1857
  • Voorhees Brower was born circa 1857 at New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 11 July 1860 at New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey, Voorhees Brower, age 3, born in New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 10 June 1880 at New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey, Voorhees Brower, age 22, born in New Jersey. Single. A brick mason. Lives with his parents.2

Citations

  1. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 700, page 157, FHL film #803700. Jacob D. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  2. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 789, page 38C, ED 120, FHL film #1254789. Jacob Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Wagner Proctor Brower1

b. 25 October 1843, d. 22 April 1922
  • Wagner Proctor Brower was born on 25 October 1843.1
  • He died on 22 April 1922.1
  • He was buried at Bethesda Methodist Church Cemetery, Adelphia, Monmouth Co., New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S5311] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, CEM MM-56, Monmouth County Gravestones. Bethesda Methodist Church Cemetery, Adelphia. Citing Genealogical Magazine of New Jersey, vol. 21, no. 4 (Oct 1946), p. 89; vol. 22, no. 1 (Jan 1947), p. 19; vol. 23, no. 1 (Jan 1948), p. 18; vol. 23, no. 4 (Oct 1948), p. 89. . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Walter Brower1

b. circa 1852
  • Walter Brower was born circa 1852 at York, Washtenaw Co., Michigan.1
  • He appeared on the census on 10 July 1860 at Todd Co., Minnesota, as Walter "Brown" age 8.2
  • He appeared on the census on 5 August 1870 at Little Sauk, Todd Co., Minnesota, age 18, living with his parents.1

Citations

  1. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll M593-11, image 501. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  2. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Roll M653-575, image 79. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Walter Brower1

  • Walter Brower married Mary McCann at Jackson Co., Michigan, on 14 June 1871.2
  • Also known as Walter G. Brower.2

Family: Mary McCann

Citations

  1. [S1545] Ingham County, Michigan Death Records v.1-2 1867-1902; FHL film #0975644 (Salt Lake City: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1975), Manuscript on film, p.78 no.279. Hereinafter cited as Ingham Co., MI Death Recs. v.1-2.
  2. [S3921] "Michigan Marriages 1822-1995", online www.familysearch.org. , Retrieved November 2011. Walter G. Brower, Mary McCann. FHL film #941634. Hereinafter cited as Michigan Marriages 1822-1995.

Walter B. Brower1

b. circa 1873
  • Walter B. Brower was born circa 1873 at New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 7 June 1880 at Lumberton, Burlington Co., New Jersey, Walter B. Brower, age 7, born in New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 772, page 338B, ED 25, FHL film #1254772. Amasa Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Walter Charles Brower1

b. 18 April 1892, d. 15 May 1963
  • Walter Charles Brower was born on 18 April 1892 at Miami Co., Indiana.1
  • He married Anna Edith Schulze at Minot, North Dakota, on 14 November 1914.1
  • Walter Charles Brower died on 15 May 1963.1

Family: Anna Edith Schulze

  • Jay Frederick Brower1
  • Paul George Brower1

Citations

  1. [S2480] Jay H. Brower, "The Browers of Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pa.", Mennonite Family History Vol. 4, no. 3, pages 103-105 (July 1985). Hereinafter cited as "The Browers of Coventry Twp., Chester Co., Pa."

Walter Harrison Brower1

b. 19 July 1870, d. 10 May 1934
  • Walter Harrison Brower was born on 19 July 1870 at Syracuse, New York.1
  • He married Amelia Frederika Schorn, daughter of Gustave B. Schorn and Hannah Maass, in 1896.1
  • Walter Harrison Brower died on 10 May 1934.1
  • He appeared on the census on 2 June 1880 at 1st Election District, Southfield, Richmond Co., New York, as Walter H. Brower, age 9, born in New York, at school.2

Family: Amelia Frederika Schorn b. 28 Feb 1871, d. 5 Aug 1960

Citations

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

Walter Kimball Brower1

b. October 1897
  • Walter Kimball Brower appeared on the census on 18 June 1900 at Woodmere, Town of Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, as Walter K. Brower, age 2, born Oct 1897 in New York.2
  • He appeared on the census on 20 April 1910 at Woodmere, Town of Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, as Walter K. Brower, age 12, born in New York.4
  • He appeared on the census on 15 January 1920 at Rockville Center, Town of Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, Walter K. Brower, age 22, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. In the household are his wife Willa M., and son John R. They reside at 236 Merrick Road.5
  • He appeared on the census in 1930 at Woodmere, Town of Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, Walter Brower, age 33, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A merchant. In the household are his wife, Willa M., and sons John R. and Walter M. They reside at 81 Brower Ave.3

Family: Willa May Brower b. c 1900

  • John Robert Brower6
  • Walter Monroe Brower6
  • Lois Brower6
  • Forest Allen Brower6

Citations

  1. [S2270] Letter from Herbert E. Murray (Swansboro, North Carolina) to William B. Bogardus, 25 Nov 1991; William B. Bogardus Collection (Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio). Box 2, File 33A, 129-M. The charts and data accompanying the letter appear to have been compiled by Herbert E. Murray. Sources were not included or mentioned. The families outlined in the charts BR-2 thru BR8 need further verification. CHART BR-1 IS INCORRECT. Herbert E. Murray is a descendant of Jan Brower and Hannah Adams. The families charted have continuously lived in the Woodmere, Hempstead, Queens-Nassau Cos., Long Island area since the early 1700's. Chart BR-4.
  2. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 1079, page 9A, ED 704. Monroe Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [S8] MyFamily.com, 1930 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , Ser. T626, Roll 1450, page 33A, ED 116, image 626.0. Walter Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1930 US Census.
  4. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T624, Roll 995, page 6A, ED 1116, image 80. James M. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  5. [S7] MyFamily.com, 1920 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , Ser. T625, Roll 1127, page 9A, ED 24, image 872. Walter K. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Census.
  6. [S2270] Letter from Herbert E. Murray (Swansboro, North Carolina) to William B. Bogardus, 25 Nov 1991; William B. Bogardus Collection (Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio). Box 2, File 33A, 129-M. The charts and data accompanying the letter appear to have been compiled by Herbert E. Murray. Sources were not included or mentioned. The families outlined in the charts BR-2 thru BR8 need further verification. CHART BR-1 IS INCORRECT. Herbert E. Murray is a descendant of Jan Brower and Hannah Adams. The families charted have continuously lived in the Woodmere, Hempstead, Queens-Nassau Cos., Long Island area since the early 1700's. Chart BR-5.

Walter Lester Brower1

b. 19 October 1860, d. 29 January 1861
  • Walter Lester Brower was born on 19 October 1860 at New York.1
  • He died on 29 January 1861.1

Citations

  1. [S2813] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 2, File 36-A, Adolphus Brouwer-Jannetje Verdon. No. 364-B. Descendancy chart for Robert Brower; Family Group sheets; photocopy of Family Bible record (no title page or publication date included. The earliest birth recorded is that of Robert Brower, 11 Nov 1825. Most recent death is that of Clinton Hendrix Brower, 1 June 1971). Also an exerpt from History of St. Charles, Montgomery and Warren Counties, Missouri (1885). Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.