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William Brower1

b. circa 1827
  • Father*: David Brouwer1 b. 14 Sep 1800, d. bt 14 Sep 1866 - 3 Dec 1866
  • Mother*: Sarah1 b. 23 Sep 1802, d. 12 Apr 1882
  • William Brower was born circa 1827 at Dutchess or Ulster Co., New York.
  • He married Amanda Martin at Woodstock, Ulster Co., New York, on 23 December 1848.2
  • Also known as William H. Brower.3
  • William Brower appeared on the census on 13 October 1850 at Hurley, Ulster Co., New York, William Brower, age 25, born in New York. A farmer. Real estate valued at $500. In the household are his wife Amanda, and children Harriet and Lewis. Also John Brower, age 15, born in New York.4
  • He appeared on the census on 24 August 1860 at Hurley, Ulster Co., New York, William H. Brower, age 33, born in New York. A farmer, with real estate valued at $1500, personal estate at $559. In the household are his wife Amanda, and children Harriet A., Lewis, Chancey, Charles, Jeremiah, Emma J. Also Charles Berkins, age 18, a laborer, and Hiram Kettle, age 19, a laborer. He is enumerated next to Ozias Brower.3
  • He was named in his father's will dated on 14 September 1866.1
  • He appeared on the census on 17 June 1870 at Hurley, Ulster Co., New York, William Brower, age 47, born in New York. A farmer. Real estate valued at $5000, personal estate at $2000. In the household are his wife Amanda, and children Harriet, Lewis, Chancey, and Howard. Also Smith Flowers, age 23, a laborer. He is enumerated next to George Brower.5
  • He appeared on the census on 18 June 1880 at Hurley, Ulster Co., New York, William Brower, age 56, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A farmer. In the household is his wife Amanda. He is enumerated on the same sheet as Osias Brower, age 55, and John D. Brower, age 38.6

Family: Amanda Martin b. c 1830

Citations

  1. [S2744] New York. Surrogate's Court (Ulster County), Wills v. P, 1864-1869; FHL film #0842597 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1970), Microreproduction of ms. and typescript., P:376. Hereinafter cited as Ulster Co., NY Wills v. P, 1864-1869.
  2. [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. 32-K. Descendant report dated December 7, 1982. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  3. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 870, page 0, image 541. William H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  4. [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 608, page 231A, image 470. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  5. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1105, page 113, image 225. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  6. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 939, FHL film #1254939, page 106.3000, ED 122, image 0214. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

William Brower1

b. circa 1863
  • William Brower was born circa 1863 at Ulster Co., New York.2
  • Also known as Willie Brower.2
  • He appeared on the census on 30 June 1870 at Kingston, Ulster Co., New York, as William Brower, age 8, born in New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 18 June 1880 at Hurley, Ulster Co., New York, as Willie Brower, age 16, born in New York. At school.2

Citations

  1. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1105, page 164, image 328. John D. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  2. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 939, FHL film #1254939, page 106.3000, ED 122, image 0214. John D. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

William Brower1

b. circa 1832
  • William Brower was born circa 1832.
  • He appeared on the census on 14 October 1850 at Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, as William Brower, age 18. Living with his parents.2

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. [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.

William Brower

b. circa 1836
  • William Brower was born circa 1836 at probably Dutchess Co., New York.
  • He appeared on the census on 12 August 1850 at Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, as William Brower, age 14, 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 496, page 75A, image 156. Abram Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William Brower

b. circa 1836
  • William Brower was born circa 1836 at Passaic Co., New Jersey.
  • He appeared on the census on 23 August 1850 at Manchester, Passaic Co., New Jersey, as William Brower, age 14, born in New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 461, page 393 B, image 548. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William Brower1

b. circa 1827
  • William Brower was born circa 1827 at New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census of 27 September 1850 in the household of Lucretia Vreeland at Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey; Lucretia Vreeland, age 53, born in New Jersey. Head of household, with real estate valued at $2000. In the household are James Corry, age 31, born in Ireland, a stone cutter; Catherine Corry, age 31, born in New Jersery; John J. Corry, age 1, born in New Jersey; Ellen Brower, age 43, born in New Jersey; William Brower, age 23, born in New Jersey, a farm hand.1

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 461, page 368A, image 497. Lucretia Vreeland household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William Brower1

b. circa 1835
  • William Brower was born circa 1835 at New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census of 21 September 1850 in the household of James Van Ness at Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey; James Van Ness, age 40, born in New Jersey. Occupation: turning and sawing. Real estate valued at $2000. In the household are Sarah Van Ness, age 16; Elizabeth Van Ness, 14; Sophia Van Ness, 10; John Van Ness, 8; James L. Van Ness, 1; Wm. Brower, age 15, born in New Jersey, a laborer.1

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 461, page 360B, image 480. James Vanness household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William Brower

b. December 1831
  • William Brower was born in December 1831 at New York.1
  • He married Sarah circa 1855.1
  • Also known as William O. Brower.1
  • William Brower appeared on the census on 16 August 1870 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, William Brower, age 39, born in New York. A shoemaker. In the household is his wife Sarah, and children Benjamin, Phebe, William, Emma, James, Sarah A., and John H.2
  • He appeared on the census on 14 June 1880 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, William Brower, age 49, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A shoemaker. In the household are his wife Sarah, and children William L., Emma O., James C., William O., Mariah E., and Samuel (note: two sons named William).3
  • He appeared on the census on 11 June 1900 at Wappinger Falls, Dutchess Co., New York, William Brower, age 68, born Dec 1831 in New York. Both parents born in New York. A shoemaker. In the household are his wife Sara, and son Samuel. He is enumerated next to James Brower, age 34, and his family.1
  • William Brower has not been located in searches of either the 1860 or 1850 U.S. Federal census.

Family: Sarah b. Aug 1837

Citations

  1. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 1024, page 9B, ED 44. William 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, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 927, page 492B, image 75, FHL film #552426. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  3. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 825, FHL film #1254825, page 11.1000, ED 49, image 0023. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

William Brower1

b. December 1889
  • William Brower was born in December 1889 at San Francisco, California.1
  • He appeared on the census on 6 June 1900 at Precinct 14, 43rd Assembly District, San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California, as William Brower, age 12, born Dec 1889 in California.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 107, page 5B, ED 282. Benjamin Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

William Brower1

b. circa 1839
  • William Brower was born circa 1839 at New York.1
  • He was baptized in January 1843 at First Presbyterian Church, New Hamburg (Wappingers Creek), Dutchess Co., New York.2
  • Also known as William Henry Brewer.2
  • He appeared on the census on 4 September 1850 at Haverstraw, Rockland Co., New York, as William Brower, age 11, born in New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 10 July 1860 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, as William H. Brower, age 21, born in New York. Lives with his parents.3

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 588, page 330A, image 294. Peter Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [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.
  3. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 740, page 815, image 130, FHL film #803740. Peter Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

William Brower

b. 15 June 1813
  • William Brower was born on 15 June 1813.1
  • He was baptized on 1 December 1815 at St. John's Episcopal Church, Johnstown, then Montgomery, now Fulton Co., New York.1
  • Also known as William Smith.1

Citations

  1. [S2736] Royden Woodward Vosburgh, Records of St. John's Episcopal Church in the Village of Johnstown, Fulton County, N.Y., 1772-1900 (New York: New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1919). FHL film #0533498, item 2. page 1, no.21. William Smith, son of Daniel and Melinda Brower, and adopted son of E. & B. Smith. Hereinafter cited as Recs. of St. John's Episcopal Church, Johnstown, N.Y.

William Brower1

b. 26 August 1781
  • William Brower was born on 26 August 1781 at New York.1
  • He married Mary Ann Lowry.1
  • William Brower appeared on the census in 1840 at New Barbadoes, Bergen Co., New Jersey, with a household of 2 males 15-20, 1 male 50-60, 1 female 15-20, 1 female 50-60.2
  • He appeared on the census of 23 August 1850 in the household of John Lutkins at New Barbadoes, Bergen Co., New Jersey; John Lutkins, age 36, born in New Jersey. A farmer. In the household are Mary Ann Lutkins, age 27, born in New York; Rachel Ann Lutkins, age 8; Mary Catherine Lutkins, 6; Gertrude Lutkins, 3; Emeline Lutkins, 1, all born in New Jersey; William Brower, age 69, born in New York; George W. Brower, age 28, born in New York.3

Family: Mary Ann Lowry b. 27 Oct 1784

Citations

  1. [S1752] "Genealogical Exchange", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record : 117 (1986):208 Mrs. Robert J. Schmidt, Milwaukee, WI. Hereinafter cited as "Gen. Exchange."
  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 247, page 92, image 190, FHL film #0016515. 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 442, page 160A, image 326. John Lutkins household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William Brower1

b. 22 February 1802
  • Father*: Peter Brower1 b. 1760, d. 13 Feb 1821
  • Mother*: Anne1 b. 22 Feb 1761, d. 11 Oct 1811
  • William Brower was born on 22 February 1802.1

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.

William Brower1

Citations

  1. [S3157] Rev. Marcia Lynn Cox, "Daniel Brower descendant," e-mail message from Rev. Marcia Lynn Cox to Chris Chester, July 26, 2010, List of children according to Family Records passed down. Hereinafter cited as "Daniel Brower descendant."

William Brower1

b. 15 December 1821
  • William Brower was born on 15 December 1821.1

Citations

  1. [S3169] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, 385-B, Aaron Brower-Elizabeth Simmons. According to family History. Identification of Aaron Brower as Arie Brouwer, son of Ulrich Brouwer and Aeltje Ackerman, made by William B. Bogardus. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

William Brower

  • William Brower witnessed the marriage of Mary Adnor and William Beck on 19 July 1800 at English Lutheran Church, New York City, New York.1

Citations

  1. [S2700] Charles Farrell, "Marriages Recorded in the Register of the English Lutheran Church, New York City, 1794-1810", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 140 (2009): 140:42. William Beck and Mary Adnor, before William Brower and (blank). Hereinafter cited as "Marriages in the English Lutheran Church, NYC, 1794-1810, NYGBR 140 (20090."

William Brower1

b. circa 1852
  • William Brower was born circa 1852 at New Jersey.1
  • He appeared on the census on 11 July 1860 at Ocean, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, William Brower, age 8, born in New Jersey.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.

William Brower1

b. December 1899
  • William Brower was born in December 1899 at Queens Co., New York.2
  • Also known as William M. Brower.2
  • He appeared on the census on 13 June 1900 at Ward 5, Queens, Queens Co., New York, William M. Brower, age 8/12, born Dec 1899 in New York.2
  • He appeared on the census on 16 April 1910 at Ward 5, Queens, Queens Co., New York, William Brower, Jr., age 10, born in New York.3

Citations

  1. [S3776] Deborah Lynch, "Descendant of William C. Brower, b.1870," e-mail message from Deborah Lynch to Chris Chester, February 16, 2011, A descendant of William C. Brower and Caroline/Carrie. Hereinafter cited as "William C. Brower, b. 1870."
  2. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 1150, page 16A, ED 687. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T624, Roll 1068, page 7A, ED 1247, FHL film #1375081. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.

William Brower1

b. circa 1829
  • William Brower was born circa 1829 at New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 22 August 1850 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, William Brower, age 21, 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 497, page 156A. Peter Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William Brower1

b. circa 1826
  • William Brower was born circa 1826 at New York.1
  • He married Sarah.1
  • Also known as William H. Brower.2
  • William Brower appeared on the census on 5 August 1850 at Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, William Brower, age 24, born in New York. Carpenter. In the household are Sarah Brower (age 23), and Ann Brower (44).1
  • He appeared on the census on 29 June 1860 at Ward 20 District 2, New York City, New York Co., New York, William H. Brower, age 34, born in New York. Florist. In the household are Sarah Brower (age 32), John Brower (7), William Brower (4), Ann Brower (53) and Margaret Kennedy (15, domestic).2

Family: Sarah b. c 1827

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 496, page 63A. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 816, page 380, FHL film #803816. William H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

William Brower1

b. circa 1856
  • William Brower was born circa 1856 at New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 29 June 1860 at Ward 20 District 2, New York City, New York Co., New York, William Brower, age 4, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 816, page 380, FHL film #803816. William H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

William Brower1

b. circa 1859
  • William Brower was born circa 1859 at New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 15 August 1860 at Ulysses, Tompkins Co., New York, William Brower, age 1, born in New York.3
  • He appeared on the census on 23 June 1870 at Hector, Schuyler Co., New York, William Brower, age 11, born in New York. At school.2
  • He appeared on the census on 18 June 1880 at Hector, Schuyler Co., New York, William Brower, age 21, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. Single. Farm laborer. Enumerated as "servant" in the household of Edmund Barber, age 73.1

Citations

  1. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 930, page 351B, ED 146, FHL film #1254930. Edmund Barber household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  2. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 1092, page 534B, FHL film #552591. Abram Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  3. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 868, page 222, FHL film #803868. Abraham Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

William Brower1

b. circa 1820, d. 10 May 1890
  • William Brower was born circa 1820 at New Jersey.1
  • He married Lucy Ann Partelo, daughter of Amos Partelo and Hannah Robbins, at Bozrah, New London Co., Connecticut, on 4 July 1847.2
  • William Brower died on 10 May 1890 at Plainfield, Windham Co., Connecticut.2,3
  • He was buried at Union Cemetery, Mooseup, Windham Co., Connecticut.4
  • Also known as William M. C. Brower.2
  • He appeared on the census on 12 June 1860 at Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island, William Brower, age 40, born in New Jersey. Occupation: shinner. Personal estate valued at $100. In the household are Lucy A. Brower (age 30), and Oscar E. Brower (3).1
  • He served in the Union Army during the Civil War served with the 1st Regt., Rhode Island Light Artillery, Co. F. Private. Enlisted 17 May 1862 as a resident of Westerly, Rhode Island. Mustered out 17 May 1865 at Richmond, Virginia.5,6
  • He appeared on the census on 11 June 1870 at North Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut, Wm. Brower, age 50, born in New Jersey. Works in a woolen mill. In the household are Lucy Brower (age 42), Eugene Brower (13), Wm. Brower, Jr. (8).7
  • He appeared on the census on 2 June 1880 at Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island, William Brower, age 60, born in New Jersey. Both parents born in New Jersey. Spinner in a woolen mill. In the household are his wife Lucy A., and son Eugene. They are enumerated next to William Brower, age 20.8
  • One source states that William was born in Hackensack, Bergen Co., New Jersey, a son of a James Brower. This has not been verified, and further info and documentation would be welcome.

Family: Lucy Ann Partelo b. c 1830, d. 2 Jan 1898

Citations

  1. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 1211, page 261, FHL film #805211. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  2. [S4563] Linda Johnson, "Brouwer Genealogy Database (Isabelle Stone McKay Brower Edwards)," e-mail message from Linda Johnson to Chris Chester, March 22, 2012, (Descendants of James Brower report). Hereinafter cited as "Isabelle Stone."
  3. [S4564] "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934", online www.familysearch.org. , Retrieved March 2012. William Brower, age 70. Parents not stated. FHL film #3095. Hereinafter cited as Connecticut Deaths & Burials 1772-1934.
  4. [S1005] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved March 2012. William Brower, Mem #84276855, Jan 31, 2012. Age 70 yrs., Kilbourn Post 77, G.A.R. marker. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  5. [S2434] National Park Service,"U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865", online www.ancestry.com. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007. Original data: National Park Service, Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, online <http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/>, acquired 2007. Retrieved May 2011. William Brower. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865.
  6. [S2433] Historical Data Systems, comp.,"U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles", online www.ancestry.com. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2009. Original data: Data compiled by Historical Data Systems of Kingston, MA, from numerous sources (listed on Ancestry.com). Retrieved May 2011. William Brower. Source: Register of Rhode Island Volunteers 1861-1865. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles.
  7. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 113, page 421A, FHL film #545612. Wm. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  8. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 1211, page 449A, ED 161, FHL film #1255211. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

William Brower1

b. circa 1807
  • William Brower was born circa 1807 at New Jersey.1
  • He married Maria Fleming at Monmouth Co., New Jersey, on 11 December 1829.2
  • William Brower appeared on the census on 15 August 1860 at Ulysses, Tompkins Co., New York, William Brower, age 53, born in New Jersey. Day laborer. Real estate valued at $500. In the household are Mary Brower (age 55), Margaret Brower (18), Mary H. Brower (15), Juliette Brower (12).1
  • He appeared on the census on 16 June 1870 at Ulysses, Tompkins Co., New York, William Brower, age 62, born in New Jersey. Farmer. Real estate valued at $1200, personal estate at $400. In the household are Mary Brower (age 66) and Etta Brower (age 4, born in New York).3
  • He appeared on the census on 1 June 1880 at Ulysses, Tompkins Co., New York, William Brower, age 75, born in New Jersey. Both parents born in New Jersey. Laborer. In the household are his wife Mary, adopted daughter Lydia Brower (age 18), and grandchild Arthur Herrick (age 9).4

Family: Maria Fleming b. c 1805

Citations

  1. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 868, page 223, FHL film #803868. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  2. [S2746] County Clerk Monmouth County,"New Jersey's Monmouth County - Searchable Databases", online http://co.monmouth.nj.us/page.aspx?ID=1990. Data supplied by the Monmouth County Archives. Marriage Search, retrieved August 2012. William Brower & Maria Fleming, performed by J. Barclay. Hereinafter cited as Monmouth County Searchable Databases.
  3. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 1104, page 387B, FHL film #552603. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  4. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 938, page 341C, ED 242, FHL film #1254938. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

William Brower1

b. circa 1829, d. 5 May 1893
  • William Brower was born circa 1829 at Pennsylvania.1
  • He married Catharine Irwin.2
  • William Brower died on 5 May 1893.3
  • He was buried at Stover Cemetery, near Unionville, Pennsylvania.3
  • He appeared on the census on 21 September 1850 at Boggs, Centre Co., Pennsylvania, William Brower, age 29, born in Pennsylvania.1
  • He appeared on the census on 25 June 1860 at Union, Centre Co., Pennsylvania, William Brower, age given as 35, born in Pennsylvania. Laborer. With Catha. Brower (age 37), William Brower (5), and Hannah Brower (8), enumrated in the household of Ester Ann Irwin (age 30).2
  • He served in the Union Army during the Civil War Co. I, 51st Regt., Pennsylvania Vol. Inf. from 27 September 1864 to 7 July 1865.3
  • He appeared on the census on 9 June 1870 at Union, Centre Co., Pennsylvania, William Brower, age 46, born in Pennsylvania. Collier. Real estate valued at $900, personal estate at $215. In the household are Mary A. Brower (age 53, keeping house), William Brower (age 15) and Mathias Smith (59).4
  • He appeared on the census on 19 June 1880 at Union, Centre Co., Pennsylvania, William Brower, age 49, born in Pennsylvania. Both parents born in Pennsylvania. Farmer. In the household are his son Wm. Brower, Jr; daughter Ida Brower (20), nephew William A. Brower (age 14), son Allen Brower (11), grandson Benton Brower (9), Mills Manning (17, no realtionship stated),and cousin Manning Brower (31). (Note: Ida, called daughter, is in error for daughter-in-law).5

Family: Catharine Irwin 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 763, page 235B. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 1090, page 918, FHL film #805090. Esther Ann Irwin household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  3. [S4107] Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission,"Pennsylvania Veterans Burial Cards, 1777-1999", online www.ancestry.com. Provo, Utah, 2010. William Brower; Archive Collection Number: Series 1-2, folder no. 59. Hereinafter cited as Pennsylvania Veterans Burial Cards 1777-1999.
  4. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 1322, page 791A-791B, FHL film #552821. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  5. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 1112, page 136B, FHL film #1255112. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  6. [S2485] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G (Hubert Brower), Hubert Brower, WBC 8:G. Family Group Sheet by Dorothy Brower, 1980. Incorrectly places William (b.1855) in the family of William S. Brower and Hannah Resides. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

William Brower1

b. circa 1848
  • William Brower was born circa 1848 at Pennsylvania.1
  • He appeared on the census on 26 July 1850 at Armagh, Mifflin Co., Pennsylvania, William Brower, age 2, born in Pennsylvania.1
  • He appeared on the census on 20 June 1860 at Derry, Mifflin Co., Pennsylvania, William Brower, age 11, born in Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 797, page 173B. Joseph Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 1141, page 156, FHL film #805141. Joseph Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

William Brower1

b. between 1795 and 1804
  • William Brower was born between 1795 and 1804.1
  • He appeared on the census in 1820 at Rensselaer, Rensselaer Co., New York, with a household of 1 male 16-25, 2 females under 10, 1 female 16-25, 1 foreigner not naturalized, 1 person engaged in manufactures, 4 persons total (implying that either the adult male or female is the foreigner not naturalized).1

Citations

  1. [S136] Ancestry.com, 1820 United States Federal Census., Digital image of original census records (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal Census, NARA Ser. M33, Roll 68, page 2. Abraham Brower. Hereinafter cited as 1820 US Census.

William Brower1

d. before 1892
  • William Brower resided at Mohawk, Montgomery Co., New York.1

Citations

  1. [S2125] Washington Frothingham, History of Montgomery County, New York (Syracuse, N.Y.: D. Mason & Co., 1892), page 227. Harmon Brower. Hereinafter cited as History of Montgomery Co., N.Y.

William Brower1

b. 28 May 1812, d. 18 August 1884
  • William Brower was born on 28 May 1812.1
  • He died on 18 August 1884.1

Citations

  1. [S4716] Brower Research and Correspondence of Chester A. Brower, Typed and handwritten notes, Box 5, UNP BB-68, 88, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, (pages scanned by Karen B. Sims in 2009, PDFs in possession of Chris Chester, 2012), 68 part V. Correspondence from Mrs. Ann Crew, 1971, who cites "a book in our State Library in Lansing, Michigan." What follows is long list of family groups, many of which are incorrect, that attempt to show a descent from Anneke Jans. On page 6 is the family of Wm. Brower, "1st child of Jacob Brower & Elsie Hitchcock," m. Rebecca Sprague. Birth dates for the children of William and Rebecca are stated, but no source is given.

William Brower1

b. November 1862, d. 1942
  • William Brower was born in November 1862 at East Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey.2
  • He married Emma Johnson circa 1884.2
  • William Brower died in 1942.3
  • He was buried at Van Liew Cemetery, New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey.3
  • Also known as William J. Brower.4
  • Also known as William H. Brower.2
  • He appeared on the census on 21 June 1870 at New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey, William Brower, age 8, born in New Jersey.5
  • He appeared on the census on 15 June 1880 at East Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey, William Brower, age 17, born in New Jersey. Single. Laborer.1
  • He appeared on the census on 3 June 1900 at Franklin, Somerset Co., New Jersey, William H. Brower, age 37, born Nov 1862 in New Jersey. Both parents born in New York. Married for 16 years. Moulder (Iron factory). In the household are his wife Emma J., and children William H., Florence J., Edward D., Nellie, Ethel M., Bessie, Roy, Emma, and Nelson.2
  • He appeared on the census on 21 May 1910 at Franklin, Somerset Co., New Jersey, as William J. Brower, age 47, born in New Jersey. Both parents born in New York. Married for 25 years. (Employed but unable to read occupation). In the household is his wife Emma and children William H., Ethel M., Roy, Emma, Nelson, Jennie, Lily, Anna, and Mildred.4
  • He appeared on the census on 7 January 1920 at Ward 4, New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey, William J. Brower, age 58, born in New Jersey. Both parents born in New Jersey. Laborer, Wright & Machinists (?). In the household are hsi wife Emma and children Roy, Nelson, Emily, Lillian and Mildred.6
  • He appeared on the census on 5 April 1930 at New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey, William J. Brower, age 67, born in New Jersey. Both parents born in New York. A machinist. In the household is his wife Emma, and boarders Ruth Friedland (age 20), Catharine Chester (21), Helen Hunger (22) and Isabelle Garritson (28).6

Family: Emma Johnson b. Apr 1863, d. 1932

Citations

  1. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 790, page 388A-388B, ED 138, FHL film #1254790. Hester J. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  2. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 994, page 2B, ED 82, FHL film #1240994. William H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [S1005] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved July 2012. William Brower, Mem #81880054, Dec 12, 2011. Photo of gravestone. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  4. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T624, Roll 908, page 9A, ED 129, FHL film 1374921. William J. Brower. Hereinafter cited as 1910 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 873, page 141B, FHL film #552372. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  6. [S7] MyFamily.com, 1920 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T625, Roll 1055, page 4B, ED 24. William J. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Census.
  7. [S1005] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved July 2012. William Brower, Mem #81880329, Dec 12, 2011. Photo of gravestone. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  8. [S1005] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved July 2012. Bessie Brower, Mem #81880210, Dec 12, 2011. Photo of gravestone. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  9. [S1005] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved July 2012. Roy Brower, Mem #81880409, Dec 12, 2011. Photo of gravestone. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  10. [S1005] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved July 2012. Nelson Brower, Mem #81880150, Dec 12, 2011. Photo of gravestone. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  11. [S1005] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved July 2012. Jennie Brower, Mem #81880269, Dec 12, 2011. Photo of gravestone. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  12. [S1005] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved July 2012. Anna Brower, Mem #81880371, Dec 12, 2011. Photo of gravestone. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.

William Brower1

b. October 1885, d. 1913
  • William Brower was born in October 1885 at New Jersey.2
  • He died in 1913.1
  • He was buried at Van Liew Cemetery, New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey.1
  • Also known as William H. Brower.2
  • He appeared on the census on 3 June 1900 at Franklin, Somerset Co., New Jersey, William H. Brower, age 14, born Oct 1885 in New Jersey.2
  • He appeared on the census on 21 May 1910 at Franklin, Somerset Co., New Jersey, William H. Brower, age 23, born in New Jersey. Single. Laborer in a factory. Lives with his parents.3

Citations

  1. [S1005] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved July 2012. William Brower, Mem #81880329, Dec 12, 2011. Photo of gravestone. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  2. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 994, page 2B, ED 82, FHL film #1240994. William H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T624, Roll 908, page 9A, ED 129, FHL film 1374921. William J. Brower. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.

William Brower1

Citations

  1. [S5247] Winfield Scott Garner, Biographical and Portrait Cyclopedia of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Comprising a Historical Sketch of the County (Philadelphia: Gershom Publishing Company, 1893), page 715. Hereinafter cited as BPC Chester Co. PA.

William Brower1

Family: Sarah Wagner

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.

William Brower1

b. August 1889
  • William Brower was born in August 1889 at New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 5 June 1900 at Ward 2, Newark, Essex Co., New Jersey, William Brower, age 10, born Aug 1889 in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Retrieved October 2013. David P. Brower, head of household. Census Place: Newark Ward 2, Essex, New Jersey; Roll: 962; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 0012; FHL microfilm: 1240962.. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

William Brower1

b. circa 1871, d. 29 October 1913
  • William Brower was born circa 1871 at Pennsylvania.1
  • He died on 29 October 1913 at Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania.2
  • He was buried on 2 November 1913 at Greenwood Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania.3
  • Also known as William Brewer.3
  • He appeared on the census on 2 June 1880 at Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, William Brower, age 9, born in Pennsylvania. At school.1

Citations

  1. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Retrieved October 2013. William Brower household. Census Place: Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1168; Family History Film: 1255168; Page: 322A; Enumeration District: 054; Image: 0274.. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  2. [S5438] Ancestry.com,"Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates Index, 1803-1915." [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011. Original data: "Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Death Certificates, 1803–1915." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2008, 2010. From originals housed at the Philadelphia City Archives. "Death Records.". Online www.ancestry.com., Retrieved October 2013. William Brewer, d. 29 Oct 1913, Philadelphia, age 38. Male, white, single, Iron Worker. Parents: Wm Brewer, Naomi Maxwell. FHL film #1421410. Hereinafter cited as Philadelphia, PA Death Cert Index 1803-1915.
  3. [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. William Brewer, burial 2 Nov 1913. Hereinafter cited as Pennsylvania Church and Town Records 1708-1985.

William Brower1

b. circa 1859
  • William Brower was born circa 1859 at New York.2
  • He appeared on the census on 20 October 1860 at Middleton, Richmond Co. (Staten Island), New York, Wm. Brower, age 1, born in New York.2
  • In 1870 William Brower resided at Middletown, Richmond Co., New York.3
  • On 1 June 1875 William Brower resided at Middletown, Richmond Co., New York; Relation to Head of House: Son.4
  • In 1880 William Brower resided at Staten Island, Richmond Co., New York; Marital Status: SingleRelation to Head of House: Son.5

Citations

  1. [S5785] Edith Polhamus, "Brouwer Family Database Questions," e-mail message from Edith Polhamus to Chris Chester, July 31, 2014, Research of the author. Hereinafter cited as "Brouwer Family Database Questions."
  2. [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.
  3. [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.
  4. [S5861] Ancestry.com, New York, State Census, 1875 (n.p.: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., unknown publish date).
  5. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Year: 1880; Census Place: Staten Island, Richmond, New York; Roll: 923; Family History Film: 1254923; Page: 207A; Enumeration District: 303; Image: 0420. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Dr. William Brower1,2

b. 25 February 1842
  • Dr. William Brower was born on 25 February 1842 at East Coventry, Chester Co., Pennsylvania.3
  • He married Sarah Kendall on 18 September 1869.1,4
  • Dr. William Brower resided at Spring City, Pennsylvania; a physician.2

Family: Sarah Kendall b. 16 Oct 1840

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. From Cope and Ashmead, Chester and Delaware Counties, Pennsylvania (New York - Chicago: Lewis Publishing, 1904) page 471. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S5248] Isaac N. Urner, Genealogy of the Urner Family and Sketch of the Coventry Brethren Church in Chester County, Pennsylvania (Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1893), page 105. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Urner Family. http://books.google.com/books
  3. [S5247] Winfield Scott Garner, Biographical and Portrait Cyclopedia of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Comprising a Historical Sketch of the County (Philadelphia: Gershom Publishing Company, 1893), page 320. Hereinafter cited as BPC Chester Co. PA.
  4. [S5247] Winfield Scott Garner, Biographical and Portrait Cyclopedia of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Comprising a Historical Sketch of the County (Philadelphia: Gershom Publishing Company, 1893), page 323. Hereinafter cited as BPC Chester Co. PA.
  5. [S5248] Isaac N. Urner, Genealogy of the Urner Family and Sketch of the Coventry Brethren Church in Chester County, Pennsylvania (Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1893), page 121. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Urner Family. http://books.google.com/books

William A. Brower

b. circa 1876
  • William A. Brower was born circa 1876 at Livingston Co., Illinois.
  • He appeared on the census on 23 June 1880 at Pontiac, Livingston Co., Illinois, as William A. Brower, age 4, born in Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 226, FHL film #1254226, page 142.2000, ED 105, image 0125. Abel K. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

William A. Brower Jr.1

b. 27 January 1901
  • Father*: William Alfred Brower1
  • Mother*: Della Jeannette Jones1
  • William A. Brower Jr. was born on 27 January 1901 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.1
  • He married Mae Lambert.1

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. File 115-B. Regarding descendants of Christian Brower (1754-1819), Randolph Co., North Carolina. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

William A.C. Brower1

b. 9 July 1860, d. 27 November 1915
  • William A.C. Brower was born on 9 July 1860 at probably Queens Co., New York.3
  • He married Susan Anna DeMott, daughter of George William Demott and Emeline Hulse, at Baldwin, (then Queens Co.), New York, on 4 July 1883.4
  • William A.C. Brower died on 27 November 1915 at Lawrence (Town of Hempstead), Nassau Co., New York; "age 55-4-16."5
  • He was buried on 30 November 1915 at Greenfield Cemetery, Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York.3
  • He appeared on the census of 2 July 1870 in the household of Samuel T. Brower at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York; Samuel L. Brower, age 37, born in New York. A marketman. Real estate valued at $1800, personal estate at $750. In the household are his wife Maria, age 33; Anna A. Brower, age 14; Althusa Brower, age 11; Wesley Smith, age 15; and William Brower, age 9.6
  • William A.C. Brower appeared on the census on 1 June 1880 at Baldwins, Town of Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, William Brower, age 20, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A farm laborer. Single. Boarder in the household of John Hageman (age 76).7
  • He appeared on the census on 16 February 1892 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, William Brower, age 32, born in the United States. Laborer.8
  • He appeared on the census on 4 June 1900 at Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, as William A. Brower, age 39, born July 1860 in New York, both parents born in New York. Employed as a day laborer. Residing on Bayview Ave. With him are his wife Susan A., and children Ivy, Mary, William, Ernest, and Samuel.9
  • He appeared on the census on 29 April 1910 at Lawrence (Dist. 1120), Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, as William Brower, age 49, born in New York, both parents born in New York, married for 25 years, employed as a flagman for the railroad. With him are his wife Susan, sons Ernest and Samuel, married daughter Ivy Stillwagon, and grandson Norman Stillwagon.10
  • A descendant of William Brower has participated in the Brewer DNA Project (kit #122861). The results demonstrate that the participants direct male ancestry does not genetically descend form either Adam Brouwer or Jan Brouwer, and thus far, does not match with any other known Brower or Brewer participant. Somewhere in the direct Brower ancestry of William Brower, is either an adoption event or a birth to a single woman named Brower. This event has not been determined.11

Family: Susan Anna DeMott b. 4 Jul 1865, d. 30 Jan 1956

Citations

  1. [S2616] Chester Collection of Unpublished Genealogy Related Material and Correspondence, Chris Chester, Kent, New York, TMG Source Folder, E-Folder no. 2739, William A.C. Brower, Hempstead, NY, 2008-2009.
  2. [S2115] William Brower entry, Death Cert. of William A.C. Brower, Electronic copy in possession of Chris Chester, Kent, NY, received from Susan Brower, Sept. 2008. Sylvanus Brower and Anna Dunbar are recorded as the parents of William A.C. Brower, informant Mrs. William Brower per M.C.C., Susan Brower, New Jersey. Hereinafter cited as Brower, William A.C., Death Cert.
  3. [S2115] William Brower entry, Death Cert. of William A.C. Brower, Electronic copy in possession of Chris Chester, Kent, NY, received from Susan Brower, Sept. 2008, Susan Brower, New Jersey. Hereinafter cited as Brower, William A.C., Death Cert.
  4. [S2616] Chester Collection of Unpublished Genealogy Related Material and Correspondence, Chris Chester, Kent, New York, TMG Source Folder, E-Folder no. 2739, William A.C. Brower, Hempstead, NY, 2008-2009. ,E-mail, August 17, 2009, from Nancy B. Walker to Susan Brower (forward to Chris Chester). Citing a Family Bible record.
  5. [S2115] William Brower entry, Death Cert. of William A.C. Brower, Electronic copy in possession of Chris Chester, Kent, NY, received from Susan Brower, Sept. 2008. The death certificate identifies William's parents as Sylvanus Brower and Anna Dunbar. The informant was "Mrs. William Brower per M.C.C." (M.C.C. was the undertaker, M.C. Combs), Susan Brower, New Jersey. Hereinafter cited as Brower, William A.C., Death Cert.
  6. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1078, page 438, image 115. Samuel L. 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 918, FHL film #1254918, page 419.3000, ED 271, image 0052. John Hageman household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  8. [S4713] Ancestry.com,"New York State Census, 1892", online www.ancestry.com. Provo, Utah, 2012. Original data: New York Education Department, Office of Cultural Education. 1892 New York State Census. Albany, NY: New York State Library. Retrieved June 2012. William Brower. Hereinafter cited as New York State Census 1892.
  9. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623 Roll 1079, p.1B, ED 709. William A. Brower 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, Ser. T624 Roll 995, p.14B, ED 1120, image 249. William Brower household.. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  11. [S1166] Grant Johnston and Richard Brewer,"Brewer DNA Project (Includes Bruer, Brower, Brew, etc.)", online http://www.familytreedna.com/public/BrewerDNA/. , 2008. Kit no.122861. The results do not match any other known Brewer or Brower descendant. The predicted haplogroup is R1b1b2. Hereinafter cited as Brewer DNA Project.

William Aaron Brower1

b. 30 August 1872
  • William Aaron Brower was born on 30 August 1872 at Texas.1,2
  • He married Lora Novada Hester at Sweetwater, Texas, on 13 July 1892.1
  • Also known as Mark Brower (1900 census).2
  • William Aaron Brower appeared on the census on 29 June 1900 at Justice Precinct 5, Scurry Co., Texas, as Mark Brower, age 28, born Aug 1871 in Texas. Father born in Michigan, mother in Texas. Married for 8 years. A sheep herder. In the household are his wife Nora and children Ova, Dona and Martin.2

Family: Lora Novada Hester b. Jun 1876

Citations

  1. [S3169] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, 385-B, Aaron Brower-Elizabeth Simmons. According to family History. Identification of Aaron Brower as Arie Brouwer, son of Ulrich Brouwer and Aeltje Ackerman, made by William B. Bogardus. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 1668, page 20B, ED 135. Mark Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

William Alfred Brower1

b. 8 May 1865, d. 9 December 1938
  • William Alfred Brower was born on 8 May 1865 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.1
  • He married first Alva Sullivan.1
  • William Alfred Brower married second Leah Freeman.1
  • William Alfred Brower married third Alice Tyce.1
  • William Alfred Brower died on 9 December 1938.1

Citations

  1. [S5047] J. M. Butler, Some Descendants of Christian Brower, Manuscript, 1984, Box 7, Catalog Items, No. 164, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, page 28.

William B. Brower

b. 5 December 1819, d. 16 March 1900
  • William B. Brower was born on 5 December 1819 at Indiana.1,2
  • He married Sarah Ann Rhoads, daughter of Joseph Rhoads and Ailsey McQuary, at Adair Co., Missouri, on 4 August 1843.3
  • William B. Brower died on 16 March 1900 at Queen City, Schuyler Co., Missouri.4
  • He was buried at Jimtown Cemetery, Schuyler Co., Missouri.3
  • He appeared on the census on 18 September 1850 at District 91, Schuyler Co., Missouri, as Wm Brower, age 30, born in Indiana, a farmer. With wife Sarah A., and children, Ailsey, Susan E., and Mary A., and Daniel Rhoads, age 22, a farmer.5
  • He appeared on the census on 20 July 1860 at Salt River, Schuyler Co., Missouri, as William Brower, age 40, born in Indiana, a farmer, with real estate valued at $1000, personal estate at $900. With him are his wife Sarah, and children, Jane, Susan, Mary, Frances, Harriet, James, and Lucinda.6
  • He served during at the Civil War. A private in the 18th Missouri Infantry (1890 Linn Co., Missouri Vet. Census).3
  • He appeared on the census on 2 August 1870 at Salt River, Schuyler Co., Missouri, as William Brower, age given as 54, born in Indiana, a farmer, with real estate valued at $1600, personal estate at $900. With him is his wife Sarah; children, Elsie J., Harriet, James W., Adeline, John M., and David S. He is enumerated next to Lawyer Brower, age 45, a farmer, with a family.7

Family: Sarah Ann Rhoads b. 6 Apr 1826, d. 20 Jul 1910

Citations

  1. [S2163] Aileen Lewers Langston, Bible Records (Salt Lake City: Microreproduction of typescript filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1958, 1971). Also WBC Box 5, BIB BB-362. FHL film #0877529. Page 71. Brower Bible records. Owner of the Bible was Mrs. Lura Willis of Glenwood, Missouri. The title and publication date of the Bible were not recorded.. Hereinafter cited as Bible Records.
  2. [S2164] Lilly Martin, Descendants of Adam Brouwer, Descendants Report, May 2008. A report compiled by Lilly Martin. Information found here is focused on the descendants of Jacob Brouwer (no.65 in the report). Received from Lilly Martin by Chris Chester, Kent, New York."b. in Indiana."
  3. [S2164] Lilly Martin, Descendants of Adam Brouwer, Descendants Report, May 2008. A report compiled by Lilly Martin. Information found here is focused on the descendants of Jacob Brouwer (no.65 in the report). Received from Lilly Martin by Chris Chester, Kent, New York.Cites the work of Cynthia Jones Reece and Tim Rhoads, "researchers of this line."
  4. [S2164] Lilly Martin, Descendants of Adam Brouwer, Descendants Report, May 2008. A report compiled by Lilly Martin. Information found here is focused on the descendants of Jacob Brouwer (no.65 in the report). Received from Lilly Martin by Chris Chester, Kent, New York.
  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 419, p.102, image 204. Wm. 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 646, image 141. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  7. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 804, p.386, image 775. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

William B. Brower1

b. 20 May 1834
  • William B. Brower was born on 20 May 1834 at New York City, New York.1
  • He married Hattie circa 1888.1
  • In 1900 William B. Brower resided at Salem, Kenosha Co., Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S2813] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 2, File 36-A, Adolphus Brouwer-Jannetje Verdon. No. 317-M. "Descendants of William Baker Brower," by Donna A. McQuade, August 7, 2003. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

William B. Brower1

b. circa 1832, d. 8 February 1866
  • William B. Brower was born circa 1832.1
  • He died on 8 February 1866.1
  • He was buried on 11 February 1866 at Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.1
  • Samuel C. Brower and William B. Brower, are buried in the same plot at Green-Wood cemetery.

Citations

  1. [S2410] William J. Hoffman, Brooklyn, New York Brouwer Burials in Greenwood Cemetery, Unpublished Brouwer Manuscript Notes, ca.1945, Box 7, No. 166, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. William B., plot 14371, from 257 182 Bridge St. Brkl., age 34, U.S.A., mar.

William Baker Brower

b. 30 October 1803
  • William Baker Brower was baptized on 30 October 1803 at St. Ann's Episcopal Church, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.1
  • He married Paulina Broadway, daughter of Frasier Broadway and Hannah Weed, at New York City, New York, on 20 March 1825.2

Family: Paulina Broadway b. 30 Jun 1805

Citations

  1. [S527] Katherine Hewitt Cummin, "Adolphus Brower (1777-1855)", The American Genealogist 44:150-153 (1968): Sp.: parents.. Hereinafter cited as "TAG 44:150-153."
  2. [S2813] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 2, File 36-A, Adolphus Brouwer-Jannetje Verdon. No. 317-M. "Descendants of William Baker Brower," by Donna A. McQuade, August 7, 2003. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

William Barker Brower1

b. 29 April 1839
  • William Barker Brower was born on 29 April 1839.1
  • His name was legally changed to Baldwin Brower.1
  • Also known as Badwin Brower.
  • He appeared on the census on 29 August 1850 at Flushing, Queens Co., New York, as Badwin Brower, enrolled in the Ezra Fairchild Seminary of Learning. A note on the census sheet states that the ages of the students were not obtained because they were on vacation at the time the census was taken.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 31. 4th handwritten chart. The descendants of Anthony Post 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, Ser. M432, Roll 583, page 305, image 509. Ezra Fairchild Seminary School. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William C. Brower1

b. April 1870
  • William C. Brower was born in April 1870 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.2
  • He married Edith L. circa 1892.2
  • William C. Brower appeared on the census on 18 July 1870 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as William C. Brower, age 1, born in New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 1 June 1880 at Village of Pearsalls, Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as William C. Brower, age 11, born in New York.3
  • He appeared on the census on 15 June 1900 at East Rockaway Village, Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, William C. Brower, age 30, born April 1870 in New York. A bookeeper. Married for eight years.2

Family: Edith L. b. May 1870

Citations

  1. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1078, page 465, image 168. Charles A. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  2. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 1079, page 13A, ED 703. William C. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 918, FHL film #1254918, page 449.3000, ED 272, image 0111. Charles Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

William Chester Brower1

b. 19 October 1860, d. 3 September 1861
  • William Chester Brower was born on 19 October 1860 at New York.1
  • He died on 3 September 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.

William E. Brower1,2

b. January 1887
  • William E. Brower was born in January 1887 at New York.1
  • He married Mary Keane at Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, circa March 1910.2,3
  • William E. Brower appeared on the census on 16 February 1892 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, William E. Brower, age 5, born in the United States.4
  • He appeared on the census on 4 June 1900 at Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, age 13, born Jan 1887 in New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 26 April 1910 at Cedarhurst, Town of Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, William Brower, age 23, born in New York. Says father born in England, mother in New York. In the household is his wife Mary, they have been married for one month.3
  • He appeared on the census on 4 February 1920 at Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, as Wm. Brower, age 33, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A chauffer. Residing on Bayview Avenue. In the household are his wife, Mary, and children Donald, Ernest, Dorothy, and James.5
  • He appeared on the census on 21 April 1930 at Hewlett, Town of Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, William Brower, age 42, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A chauffer. In the household are his wife, Mae, and children Donald, Ernest, Dorothy and James.6

Family: Mary Keane b. c 1890

  • Donald Brower5
  • Ernest Brower5
  • Dorothy Mary Brower2
  • James Brower5

Citations

  1. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623 Roll 1079, p.1B, ED 709. William A. Brower household.. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  2. [S1479] John Wilson Taylor, Montross: A Family History (Staunton, Virginia: McClure Print. Co., 1958), page 755. Hereinafter cited as Montross: A Family History. Https://familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=4485&disp=Montross%2C+a+family+history.
  3. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T624, Roll 995, page 11A, ED1120, image 242. William Brower (Brown) household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  4. [S4713] Ancestry.com,"New York State Census, 1892", online www.ancestry.com. Provo, Utah, 2012. Original data: New York Education Department, Office of Cultural Education. 1892 New York State Census. Albany, NY: New York State Library. Retrieved June 2012. Mamie Brower. Hereinafter cited as New York State Census 1892.
  5. [S7] MyFamily.com, 1920 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , Ser. T625, Roll 1128, page 10B, ED 41, image 328. Wm. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Census.
  6. [S8] MyFamily.com, 1930 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , Ser. T626, Roll 1460, page 2B, ED 115, image 519.0. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1930 US Census.

William Ede Brower1

b. 23 September 1825, d. 17 November 1861
  • William Ede Brower was born on 23 September 1825 at Marlboro, Monmouth Co., New Jersey.1
  • He married Elena Riddle, daughter of Henry Riddle, at Atlantic, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, on 15 October 1853.2
  • William Ede Brower died on 17 November 1861 at Marlboro, Monmouth Co., New Jersey.3
  • Also known as William E. Brewer.3
  • Also known as William Bruere.4
  • Also known as William Brewer.5
  • William Ede Brower was enumerated in the household of Elias E. Brewer on the Federal Census on 9 August 1850 at Marlboro, Monmouth Co., New Jersey.5
  • William Ede Brower appeared on the census on 20 July 1860 at Marlboro, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, as William Brower, age 34, born in New Jersey. A blacksmith. Real estate valued at $1200. In the household are his wife Elanor, children Ann, Forman, Henry and William, and Bridget Logan, age 14.6
  • In December 1866 at Monmouth Co., New Jersey, Lafayette S. Schanck requested guardianship of Ann Bruere, Forman Bruere, Henry Bruere, and Willie Bruere, minors under 14 yrs., children of William Bruere, dec'd.4

Family: Elena Riddle b. c 1836

Citations

  1. [S4249] Elias E. Brower Family, Bible (title not known) (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date); Images of record pages furnished by Hank Graham, unknown location. Hereinafter cited as Elias E. Brower Family Bible record.
  2. [S3972] "New Jersey Marriages, 1678-1985", online www.familysearch.org. Family Search, 2011. Retrieved November 2011. Wm. E. Brewer (father: Elias Brewer), Elena Riddle (father: Henry Riddle). FHL film #584573. Hereinafter cited as New Jersey Marriages, 1678-1985.
  3. [S3413] Family Search,"New Jersey Deaths and Burials, 1720-1988", online www.familysearch.org. Name index to marriage records from the state of New Jersey. Microfilm copies of these records are available at the Family History Library and Family History Centers. Retrieved July 2011. Wm E. Brewer, age 31, father: Elias Brewer, mother: Ellen, married, blacksmith. FHL film #584573. Hereinafter cited as New Jersey Deaths and Burials, 1720-1988.
  4. [S1855] Judith B. Cronk, compiler, Intestates and Others From the Orphans Court Books of Monmouth Co., N.J. (n.p.: Clearfield, 2002), page 129. Hereinafter cited as Int. & Oth. Orphans Court, Monmouth Co., NJ.
  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 456, page 248, image 502. Elias E. Brewer 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, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 702, page 39, image 297, FHL film #803702. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

William Fredrick Brower1

b. 30 October 1879, d. 15 December 1879
  • William Fredrick Brower was born on 30 October 1879 at Lewiston, Cache Co., Utah.1
  • He died on 15 December 1879.1

Citations

  1. [S4205] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 1 File 30, Uldrick Brouwer - DeVoe, Pieters. Correspondent 13-R. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

William G. Brower1,2

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

Family 1:

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

Citations

  1. [S4716] Brower Research and Correspondence of Chester A. Brower, Typed and handwritten notes, Box 5, UNP BB-68, 88, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, (pages scanned by Karen B. Sims in 2009, PDFs in possession of Chris Chester, 2012), 68 part X. Mentions a deed of March 3, 1845 in which Cornelius C. Brower, his wife Phebe, and William G. Brower had a mortage on land in Albany County.
  2. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 700, page 37, FHL film #803700. Wm. G. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  3. [S4716] Brower Research and Correspondence of Chester A. Brower, Typed and handwritten notes, Box 5, UNP BB-68, 88, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, (pages scanned by Karen B. Sims in 2009, PDFs in possession of Chris Chester, 2012), BB-88 part IV. Hand written list of birth dates, original source not clear.
  4. [S4716] Brower Research and Correspondence of Chester A. Brower, Typed and handwritten notes, Box 5, UNP BB-68, 88, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, (pages scanned by Karen B. Sims in 2009, PDFs in possession of Chris Chester, 2012), 88 part IV. Handwritten notes, sources of statements not certain but presumed to be the Family Bible which was photocopied but nearly impossible to read.
  5. [S3413] Family Search,"New Jersey Deaths and Burials, 1720-1988", online www.familysearch.org. Name index to marriage records from the state of New Jersey. Microfilm copies of these records are available at the Family History Library and Family History Centers. Retrieved July 2012. Wm. G. Brower, age 52, married. Spouse and parents not named. FHL film #494140. Hereinafter cited as New Jersey Deaths and Burials, 1720-1988.
  6. [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 509, page 193A. Wm G. Brown (sic) household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  7. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 873, page 141B, FHL film #552372. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  8. [S4716] Brower Research and Correspondence of Chester A. Brower, Typed and handwritten notes, Box 5, UNP BB-68, 88, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, (pages scanned by Karen B. Sims in 2009, PDFs in possession of Chris Chester, 2012), 68 part X, Correspondence from Eva M. Gardner, Sunday, January 11th, ____ (1971?). Mentions a "Family record," but is not specific with the source. See also 88 part II, letter dated January 25, 1970.
  9. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 790, page 388A-388B, ED 138, FHL film #1254790. Hester J. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

William H. Brower1

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

Citations

  1. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432-472, p.159, image 536. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William H. Brower1

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































































































Family: Nellie b. Oct 1857

Citations

  1. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll T9 938, FHL film #1254938, p.109.4000, ED 229, image 0222. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  2. [S4893] Town Clerks Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War, ca. 1861-1865, Collection Number: (N-Ar)13774; Box Number 62; Roll Number: 34, Albany, New York, Retrieved November 2012. William H. Brower, b. 5 Feb 1846, Tompkins Co., NY; parents: Cornelius Brower, Martha Hausner; Residence: Ithaca, NY; Enlisted: 16 Sep 1863, Ithaca, 15th Cavalry, Co. G, private, white, single; New York State Archives, Ancestry.com, 2011. Hereinafter cited as Town Clerks Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War.
  3. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll T624 1083, p.3B, ED 184, image 836.. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  4. [S1005] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved May 2011. "William Henry Brower," Mem. #39144498, Jul 6, 2009. Note: son of Cornelius and Martha Husner Brower; died age 66 years; Co. G, 2nd Regt, NY Cav. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  5. [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.
  6. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432 606, p.356, image 309.. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  7. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Roll M653 868, p.0, image 266. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  8. [S2051] "Noted Residents of Enfield, Tompkins County, NY."Taken from "History of Tioga, Chemung, Tompkins and Schuyler Counties, New York," pub. 1879, pp.497-498.. Online http://www.nytompki.org/tnfld01.htm.. Hereinafter cited as Noted Residents of Enfield, Tompkins County, NY.

William H. Brower1

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

Citations

  1. [S2441] William B. Bogardus, "Mary Ann Sypher's Photo," e-mail message from William B. Bogardus to Chris Chester and Mary Kay McDowell, 16 March 2009, From Records of the First Moravian Church (New York, New York), FHL film #0017783. Hereinafter cited as "Mary Ann Sypher's Photo."
  2. [S2445] William B. Bogardus, "Updated Information (James Brower-Mary A. Sypher Family)," e-mail message from William B. Bogardus to Chris Chester and Mary Kay McDowell, 19 March 2009, Update to e-mail of 3-16-2009. From First Moravian Church Records, FHL film #0017783.. Hereinafter cited as "Updated Information (James Brower-Mary A. Sypher Family)."
  3. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 809, page 446, image 8. Mary Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  4. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 1010, page 561, image 240. Mary Francis household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

William H. Brower1

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

Citations

  1. [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."

William H. Brower1

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

Citations

  1. [S105] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 346, FHL film #1254346, page 124.3000, ED 95, image 0472. J.B. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

William H. Brower1

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

Citations

  1. [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.

William H. Brower

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

Citations

  1. [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)."
  2. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 884, page 201B, image 55, FHL film #552383. Richard G. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

William H. Brower

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

Citations

  1. [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 641, page 96B, image 198. Wm. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William H. Brower1

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

Citations

  1. [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 526, page 36B. Aaron Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William H. Brower1

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

Citations

  1. [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 521, page 99B. Richard Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William H. W. Brower1

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

Citations

  1. [S4613] "Green-Wood, A National Historic Landmark", online www.green-wood.com. , Retrieved June 2012. Brower, William H.W., Lot 523, section 68. Hereinafter cited as Green-Wood Cemetery.

William Henry Brower1

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

Citations

  1. [S1819] Arthur C.M. Kelly, Baptism Record of Caughnawaga Reformed Church, Fonda, New York (Rhinebeck, New York: Arthur C.M. Kelly, 1985), p.241, no.5455. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms, Caughnawaga Reformed Church.
  2. [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 526, p.36, image 75. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William Henry Brower1

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

Citations

  1. [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.

William Henry Brower1

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

Citations

  1. [S1005] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Searched June 2009, using "Brower" in Preble County, Ohio. "William Henry Brower". Includes a transcript of obituary, and links to his spouse and children. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  2. [S209] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 723, page 270, image 83. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

William Henry Brower1

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

Citations

  1. [S2813] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 2, File 36-A, Adolphus Brouwer-Jannetje Verdon. No. 317-M. "Descendants of William Baker Brower," by Donna A. McQuade, August 7, 2003. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

William Henry Brower1

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

Citations

  1. [S1773] Royden Woodward Vosburgh, editor, The Reformed Dutch Church of Stone Arabia in the Town of Palatine, Montgomery County, N.Y. (New York City: New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1916), 3:3. Wm. Henry; parents: Corls. Brower & wife Elisabeth. Hereinafter cited as RDC Stone Arabia.

William Henry Brower1

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

Family: Lena Curth b. Dec 1865

Citations

  1. [S5086] Hank Graham, "Donald Brower Pedigree," e-mail message from Hank Graham to Chris Chester and Richard Brewer, March 5, 2013, Pedigree submited to the Brewer DNA Project. Hereinafter cited as "Donald Brower Pedigree."
  2. [S227] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 702, page 527, FHL film #803702. Isaac Brewer household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  3. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 985, page 6B, ED 101. William Brower household. Born June 1855. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  4. [S1005] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved March 2013. William H. Brower, Mem #89373864, April 30, 2012. Photo of gravestone, along with a photo of the gravestone of Edward Brower 1860-___ and wife Annie McMab 1871-1931. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  5. [S58] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 985, page 6B, ED 101. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  6. [S230] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 875, page 2A, FHL film #552374. Isaac Brewer household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  7. [S38] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Census Place: Ocean, Monmouth, New Jersey; Roll: T624 901; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 0102; FHL microfilm: 1374914. William H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  8. [S1005] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved March 2013. Edward W. Brower, Mem #89373945, Apr 30, 2012. Photo of gravestone. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.