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Peter Brower1

Family:

Citations

  1. [S3572] "New Jersey Marriages, 1678-1985", online www.familysearch.org. Family Search, 2011. Retrieved November 2011. William Winters, age 20 (father: Barney Winters); Jane Brower, age 18 (father: Peter Brower). Place: "Ponds, Franklin, Bergen, New Jersey". FHL film #493703. Hereinafter cited as New Jersey Marriages, 1678-1985.

Peter Brower1

b. 16 April 1833
  • Peter Brower was born on 16 April 1833 at Coeymans, Albany Co., New York.2
  • Also known as Peter Conley Brower.2
  • He appeared on the census on 25 December 1850 at Kingston, Ulster Co., New York, Peter Brower, age 17, born in New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 17 August 1860 at Kingston, Ulster Co., New York, Peter Brower, age 25, born in New York. Apparently single. Horse Farrier.3
  • A Peter Brower appeared on the census on 19 June 1880 at Valatie, Columbia Co., New York, Peter Brower, age 45, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. Teamster. In the household are his wife Martha, daughters Anna M. and Lettie G., and sister Maria.4

Citations

  1. [S195] 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 607, page 106A. Cornelius E. Brower (Brown) household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S4267] 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.
  3. [S212] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 870, page 887, FHL film #803870. Cornelius C. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  4. [S100] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 821, page 413B, ED 22, FHL film #1254821. Peter Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Peter Brower1

b. 1 November 1812, d. 9 May 1901
  • Peter Brower was born on 1 November 1812.1
  • He married Mary A.1
  • Peter Brower died on 9 May 1901.1
  • He was buried at Brownback's Church, Chester Co., Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S4759] Albert H. Gerberich, "Gravestone Inscriptions from Cemetery at Brownback's Church, Chester County, Pennsylvania", National Genealogical Society Quarterly Vol. 44, no. 1, pp. 13-15 (March 1956). (Brower found at WBC 5 CEM CC-81). Hereinafter cited as "G.S. Inscriptions, Brownback's Church."

Peter Brower1

  • Peter Brower married Sarah Van Horne at Canon Baptist Church, Salem Co., New Jersey, on 1 May 1831.1

Citations

  1. [S4888] Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine and Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography, Pennsylvania Vital Records, 1700s-1800s., CD-ROM (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co.), Voll. III Marriages by Rev. Thomas J. Kitts Pastor Canon Baptist Church Salem County New Jersey, 3:141. Peter Brower of the City to Sarah Van Horne of the Northern Liberties. Hereinafter cited as Penn VR 1700s-1800s.

Peter A. Brower1

b. before 1830
  • Peter A. Brower was born before 1830.
  • He married Sophia C. Bogert at Bergen Co., New Jersey, on 12 October 1850.1

Citations

  1. [S3439] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 4 Brewer Marriages, Brewer Marriages. Alphabetical by State then chronological by year.. Index MS - NY, page 119. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Peter B. Brower1

b. 10 April 1807, d. 14 February 1833
  • Peter B. Brower was born on 10 April 1807.1
  • He died on 14 February 1833.1

Citations

  1. [S3142] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Box 5, BIB BB-154, Brower Family Bible Record. Published Hartford 1834 by D.F. Robinson and H.F. Sumner, Cottage Bible - Present Owner: Oneida Historical Society, Utica, N.Y. Copied by Edith Balsford Swancott (Mrs. Henry G.) NSDAR #164796, May 1953. FHL film #0862794.. . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Peter Demarest Brower1

b. 28 December 1819
  • Peter Demarest Brower was born on 28 December 1819.1
  • He was baptized on 7 February 1820 at Clarkstown, Rockland Co., New York.1

Citations

  1. [S1228] Voorhis David Demarest, The Demarest Family: A record of the desMarets family in France, the Holy Land in the Crusades, again in France, Holland, the Palatinate (Germany) again in Holland and the migration to America, 1663 (Hackensack, NJ: n.pub., 1964), VII-12. Hereinafter cited as Demarest Family.

Peter H. Brower1

b. December 1826, d. before January 1920
  • Peter H. Brower was born in December 1826 at New York.2
  • He married Mary Van Nosdall.1
  • Peter H. Brower married second Catherine.
  • Peter H. Brower died before January 1920; as he is no longer found in the census records. Peter would have been in his late 80s.
  • He appeared on the census of 26 August 1850 in the household of John Brower at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York; John Brower, age 58, born in New York. A shoemaker. In the household are his wife Maria, children Casper, Elizabeth A., Mary, and Permilia. Mary Brower(?) age 66, and Peter Brower, age 23, a shoemaker.3
  • Peter H. Brower appeared on the census on 4 July 1870 at Fishkill Plains (Town of Fishkill), Dutchess Co., New York, Peter H. Brower, age 43, born in New York. A draw bridge operator. No real estate. Personal estate valued at $200. In the house are his wife Catherine, and children Jamie, Sarah, George, Morgena, and Monfort.4
  • He appeared on the census on 4 June 1880 at Hughsonville (Wappingers Town), Dutchess Co., New York, Peter H. Brower, age 53, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A widower. Employed as a bridge tender. In the household are his son John P. Brower, daughter Morgiana Brower, and son Manford Brower.5
  • He appeared on the census on 26 June 1900 at Wappingers Falls Village, Town of Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, Peter H. Brower, age 73, born Dec 1826 in New York. Both parents born in New York. Widower. A Bridge tender. In the household is his son Monfort Brower, age 31, single.2
  • He appeared on the census on 15 April 1910 at Town of Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, Peter H. Brower, age 83, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. Widowed. A draw bridge tenderer. Living with him is his son Manford Brower, age 39, single.6

Family 1: Mary Van Nosdall b. c 1833, d. 1863

Family 2: Catherine b. c 1833, d. b Jun 1880

Citations

  1. [S1297] William L. Huffman, "Dutchess County, N.Y., Tombstone Readings", Yesteryears vol.17 no.67 (Spring 1974): p.153. Hereinafter cited as "Dutchess Co. Tombstone Readings."
  2. [S53] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 1023, page 21B, ED 34. Peter H. Brower. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [S195] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 497, page 159B, image 268. John Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  4. [S215] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 925, page 245, image 491. Peter H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  5. [S100] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 826, FHL film #1254826, page 458.3000, ED 73, image 0084. Peter H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  6. [S33] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T624, Roll 937, page 4B, ED 78, image 312. Peter H. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.

Peter J. Brower1

b. circa 1841, d. 1904
  • Peter J. Brower was born circa 1841 at New Jersey.
  • He died in 1904.2
  • He "was the son who went west and owned a ranch."3
  • He appeared on the census on 16 July 1850 at Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey, age 9, born in New Jersey.4
  • He appeared on the census on 15 July 1860 at North Ward, Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey, age given as 18, born in New York, a machinist, single and living with his parents.5

Citations

  1. [S1959] Alfred Henry Brower, Brower Family, Photocopy of typescript, 1985, Rutgers University Special Collections, New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey. Obtained in July 2008. There are numerous errors regarding the early generations of Adam Brouwer's family in the manuscript, and it should be used with caution.. p.29.
  2. [S1959] Alfred Henry Brower, Brower Family, Photocopy of typescript, 1985, Rutgers University Special Collections, New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey. Obtained in July 2008. There are numerous errors regarding the early generations of Adam Brouwer's family in the manuscript, and it should be used with caution.. p.32.
  3. [S1959] Alfred Henry Brower, Brower Family, Photocopy of typescript, 1985, Rutgers University Special Collections, New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey. Obtained in July 2008. There are numerous errors regarding the early generations of Adam Brouwer's family in the manuscript, and it should be used with caution.. p.30.
  4. [S195] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432 461, p.196, image 148. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  5. [S212] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Roll M653 706, p.498, image 203. William Brower household.. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Peter J. Brower

b. 20 October 1821, d. 27 September 1879
  • Peter J. Brower was born on 20 October 1821 at New Jersey.1
  • He was baptized on 17 November 1821 at Protestant Dutch Reformed Church of Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey.1
  • He married Maria Stagg at Second Reformed Church, Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey, on 4 October 1846.2,3
  • Peter J. Brower died on 27 September 1879 at Aquackanonk Twp., Passaic Co., New Jersey.2
  • He was buried on 29 September 1879 at Mount Hebron Cemetery, Montclair, Essex Co., New Jersey.2
  • He appeared on the census on 19 September 1850 at Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey, Peter J. Brower, age 28, born in New Jersey. A wheelwright. Real estate valued at $2000. In the household are his wife Maria, and daughters Catharine and Ellen. He is enumerated next to his father, John P. Brower.4
  • He appeared on the census on 31 July 1860 at Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey, Peter Brower, age 38, born in New Jersey. A farmer. Real estate valued at $6500, personal estate at $1500. In the household are his wife Maria; children Cornelia, John, Mary and George; Joseph Hann, age 15, born in New Jersey; and Ellen Fritz, age 20, a servant, born in Pennsylvania.5
  • He appeared on the census on 9 July 1870 at Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey, Peter J. Brower, age 48, born in New Jersey. A wagon maker. Real estate valued at $4000, personal estate at $1000. In the household are his wife Maria; children Cornelia, John W., Mary S., David W., Robert F., Lucy S., and Peter J; and David Sealy, age 50, born in Ireland.6

Family: Maria Stagg b. c 1825, d. 11 Mar 1903

Citations

  1. [S2798] Church Records of the Protestant Reformed Dutch Church of Aquackanonk, 1810-1944; FHL film #0888713 (New York, N.Y.: Columbia University, 1966), Manuscript on film. Microfilm of original records, no page numbers, baptisms not numbered but are in chronological order. Hereinafter cited as RDC Aquackanonk 1810-1944.
  2. [S3128] 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)."
  3. [S3439] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 4 Brewer Marriages, Brewer Marriages. Alphabetical by State then chronological by year.. Index MS - NY, page 118. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  4. [S195] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 461, page 355A, image 469. Peter Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  5. [S212] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 706, page 1013 image 708, FHL film #803706. Peter Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  6. [S215] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 884, page 202A, image 56, FHL film #552383. Peter J. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Peter J. Brower

b. 1 September 1869, d. 17 July 1879
  • Peter J. Brower was born on 1 September 1869 at Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey.1
  • He was baptized on 4 September 1870 at Second Reformed Church, Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey.2
  • He died on 17 July 1879 at Aquackanonk Twp., Passaic Co., New Jersey; age 9y 10m 17d.1
  • He was buried on 19 July 1879 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 Peter J. Brower, age 5, born in New Jersey.3

Citations

  1. [S3128] 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. [S3128] Michael Costa, "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1783)," e-mail message from Michael Costa at e-mail address to Chris Chester, October 31, 2010, Family Group Sheets prepared by Michael Costa. Citing: . "SECOND REFORMED CHURCH AT PATERSON, NJ, Baptisms. BAPTISMS 1828 - 1882. Taken from The Pastor And The Church or Rev. John H. DURYEA, D.D.and the Second Reformed Church at Paterson, N.J. By Rev. Theo. W. WELLES, D.D., Pastor of the Church", p. 30, SECOND REFORMED CHURCH AT PATERSON, NJ BAPTISMS 1828 - 1882 Originally Published by New York Board of Publication of the Reformed Church in America, 25 East 22nd Street, 1896. Previously published in hard copy (n.p.: Reprinted by The Passaic County Historical Society Genealogy Club, 1896). Online at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~njpchsgc/chu/…. Hereinafter cited as "John P. Brower (27 Jan 1795 - 28 Feb 1873)."
  3. [S215] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 884, page 202A, image 56, FHL film #552383. Peter J. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Peter S. Brower1

b. circa 28 June 1806, d. 9 March 1839
  • Peter S. Brower was born circa 28 June 1806.
  • He died on 9 March 1839; "age 32y 8m 9d."1
  • He was buried at Presbyterian Churchyard, New Hamburgh, Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York.1

Citations

  1. [S1297] William L. Huffman, "Dutchess County, N.Y., Tombstone Readings", Yesteryears vol.17 no.67 (Spring 1974): p.153. Hereinafter cited as "Dutchess Co. Tombstone Readings."

Petrus Brower1

b. 19 March 1770
  • Petrus Brower was baptized on 19 March 1770 at Reformed Dutch Congregations, Freehold and Middletown, Monmouth Co., New Jersey.1
  • Petrus Brower and Peter Brewer, are probably one and the same.

Citations

  1. [S2474] The Church Register of the Reformed Church of Freehold and Middletown, Monmouth County, N.J., 1709-1851; FHL film #1016879 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1977), Microfilm of handwritten transcripts (350, 145 p.) in the possession of the Holland Society of New York, New York City, page 137, no. 1388. Petrus child of Hendrick Brower and Abigeltje Hunt. Hereinafter cited as Reformed Church of Freehold and Middletown.

Petrus Brower1

b. 9 February 1621
  • Father*: Mathias Brower1
  • Mother*: Anna Schonckx1
  • Petrus Brower was baptized on 9 February 1621 at Sankt Peter Katholisch Kirche, Köln.1

Citations

  1. [S3517] "Germany Births and Baptisms (Deutschland Geburten und Taufen), 1558-1898, database", online www.familysearch.org. (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V4G7-RK3 : accessed 18 October 2015), Petrus Brower, 09 Feb 1621; citing ; FHL microfilm 187,143. Hereinafter cited as Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898.

Phebe Brower1

b. 28 October 1804
  • Phebe Brower was born on 28 October 1804.1,2
  • She was baptized at Reformed Church, Caughnawaga (now Fonda), Montgomery Co., New York.1
  • She married John Godwin on 19 September 1821.3

Family: John Godwin b. bt 1800 - 1810

Citations

  1. [S1709] Arthur C.M. Kelly, Baptism Record of Caughnawaga Reformed Church, Fonda, New York (Rhinebeck, New York: Arthur C.M. Kelly, 1985), p.150, no.3394. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms, Caughnawaga Reformed Church.
  2. [S3142] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Box 5, BIB BB-154, Brower Family Bible Record. Published Hartford 1834 by D.F. Robinson and H.F. Sumner, Cottage Bible - Present Owner: Oneida Historical Society, Utica, N.Y. Copied by Edith Balsford Swancott (Mrs. Henry G.) NSDAR #164796, May 1953. FHL film #0862794.. . Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  3. [S3142] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Box 5, BIB BB-154, Brower Family Bible Record. Published Hartford 1834 by D.F. Robinson and H.F. Sumner, Cottage Bible - Present Owner: Oneida Historical Society, Utica, N.Y. Copied by Edith Balsford Swancott (Mrs. Henry G.) NSDAR #164796, May 1953. FHL film #0862794.. Date of marriage is recorded, name of spouse is not recorded. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  4. [S1709] Arthur C.M. Kelly, Baptism Record of Caughnawaga Reformed Church, Fonda, New York (Rhinebeck, New York: Arthur C.M. Kelly, 1985), p.269, no.6085. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms, Caughnawaga Reformed Church.
  5. [S1709] Arthur C.M. Kelly, Baptism Record of Caughnawaga Reformed Church, Fonda, New York (Rhinebeck, New York: Arthur C.M. Kelly, 1985), p.270, no.6105. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms, Caughnawaga Reformed Church.

Phebe Brower1

b. between 1835 and 1840
  • Phebe Brower was probably born between 1835 and 1840 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, (female under 5 on the 1840 census).

Citations

  1. [S2141] Letter from Herbert E. Murray (Swansboro, North Carolina) to William B. Bogardus, 25 Nov 1991; William B. Bogardus Collection (Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio). Box 2, File 33A, 129-M. The charts and data accompanying the letter appear to have been compiled by Herbert E. Murray. Sources were not included or mentioned. The families outlined in the charts BR-2 thru BR8 need further verification. CHART BR-1 IS INCORRECT. Herbert E. Murray is a descendant of Jan Brower and Hannah Adams. The families charted have continuously lived in the Woodmere, Hempstead, Queens-Nassau Cos., Long Island area since the early 1700's. Chart BR-4.

Phebe Brower1

b. 22 December 1796, d. 11 December 1866
  • Phebe Brower was born on 22 December 1796.1
  • She married James H. Cypher.1
  • Phebe Brower died on 11 December 1866.1

Citations

  1. [S2467] Natalie R. Fernald editor, "The Old Bible of Nicholas B. Brower", The Genealogical Exchange Vol. 5, No. 2 (June 1908): page 16. The record of the family of Cornelius J. Brower, "son of Jacob Brower and Elsie Hitchcock" is not found in the "Old Brower Bible," but submitted by the contributor of the Bible record. The vital data for the Cornelius J. Brower-Mary Vail family should be verified with other records. Hereinafter cited as "Brower Bible, Gen. Ex. 5 (1908)."

Phebe Brower1

b. 1793
  • Phebe Brower was born in 1793.1
  • She was baptized on 29 July 1795 at St. George Episcopal Church, Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.1

Citations

  1. [S2495] William Applebie Daniel Eardeley, Brower Genealogy 1615-1884 and Langdon Genealogy 1625-1876, Unpublished Manuscript, 1923, Box 7, Catalog Item no.165, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Original at Queens Borough Public Library. (Note: There are serious flaws and errors with this manuscript, particularly with the earlier generations. Eardeley claims Jan Brouwer (m. Aege Sprong) as a son of Jacob Brouwer and Annatje Bogardus, which is in error. There are numerous other errors as well. This document must be used with caution). page 51, https://docs.google.com/leaf

Phebe Brower1

b. circa 1858
  • Phebe Brower was born circa 1858 at New York.1
  • She appeared on the census on 16 August 1870 at Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co., New York, as Phebe Brower, age 12, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S215] 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.

Phebe Brower

b. circa 1842
  • Phebe Brower was born circa 1842.
  • She appeared on the census on 6 August 1850 at Middle, Cape May Co., New Jersey, as Phebe Brower, age 8.1

Citations

  1. [S195] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 446, page 47B, image 102. Hewlett Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Phebe Brower1

b. circa 1848
  • Phebe Brower was born circa 1848 at New Jersey.1
  • She appeared on the census on 16 July 1850 at West Ward, Newark, Essex Co., New Jersey, Phebe Brower, age 2, born in New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S195] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 448, page 310B. Thomas S. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Phebe Brower1

b. circa 1820
  • Phebe Brower was born circa 1820 at New York.1
  • She appeared on the census on 22 July 1850 at Ward 15 Western Half, New York City, New York Co., New York, Phebe Brower, age 30, born in New York.1
  • It is not clear from the 1850 census as to whether Phebe is a daughter of Samuel Brower, or if she is a younger (by 19 years), second wife.

Citations

  1. [S195] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 552, page 1A. Samuel Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Phebe Ann Brower1

b. 17 November 1848, d. 16 September 1849
  • Phebe Ann Brower was born on 17 November 1848 at Hempstead, Queens Co., Long Island, New York.1
  • She died on 16 September 1849 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.2
  • On 17 September 1849 Peter Titus Hewlett of Near Rockaway made a coffin for "Samuel Brewer jun. child."3
  • Phebe Ann is not enumerated with the family on the 1850 U.S. census.4

Citations

  1. [S1712] George D.A. Combes, "Births, Marriages and Deaths, Hempstead, Long Island, N.Y., 1847, 1848, 1849", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol.55,56 (1924,1925): 55:278. Hereinafter cited as "BMD Hempstead, LI, NYGBR 55,56 (1924,25)."
  2. [S2601] Clay Abrams,"Rockville Cemetery, 45 Merrick Rd., Lynbrook, New York", online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mfox7/…. Abrams family genealogy at: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~abramsc/…. Accessed Jan 2010. Birth date is given as 13 Apr 1839, age 10 (possibly an error for age 1?). Hereinafter cited as Rockville Cemetery, Lynbrook, NY.
  3. [S2941] John A. Hewlett, "A List of Coffins Made by Peter Titus Hewlett in Near Rockaway, Long Island, 1816-1855", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 138, page 50 (2007): 138:58. Hereinafter cited as "Coffins by Peter Titus Hewlett, 1816-1855."
  4. [S195] 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 583, page 208A, image 319. Samuel Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Phebe Ann Brower

b. March 1862
  • Phebe Ann Brower was born in March 1862 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.3
  • She married Joseph Lang at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, on 30 June 1889.1
  • Phebe Ann Brower appeared on the census on 11 June 1870 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Phebe A. Brower, age 8, born in New York.2
  • She appeared on the census on 3 June 1880 at First Election District, Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Phebe A. Brower, age 18, born in New York. Single. Lives with her parents.4
  • She appeared on the census on 21 June 1900 at Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, as Phebe A. Lang, age 38, born March 1862 in New York. Both parents born in New York. Married for ten years. She has had three children, two are living in 1900.3

Family: Joseph Lang b. May 1860

Citations

  1. [S2660] Marriage Certificate: Joseph Lang & Phebe Ann Brower, Hempstead, NY 1889: June 30, 1889. No. 10104. Joseph Lang, age 28 and Phebe Ann Brower, age 25, State of New York, Dept. of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Albany, New York.
  2. [S215] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 1078, page 399A, Image 40, FHL film #552578. Benjamin Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  3. [S53] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 1079, page 7A, ED 692. Joseph Lang household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  4. [S100] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 917, FHL film #1254417, page 338.3000, ED 269, image 0676. Benjamin Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Phebe Ann Brower1

b. 29 August 1813
  • Phebe Ann Brower was born on 29 August 1813.1
  • She was baptized on 13 April 1814 at Reformed Dutch Church, Albany, New York.1

Citations

  1. [S4255] Howard A. McConville, "Baptismal Records of the First Dutch Reformed Church, Albany, New York, January 1809-August 1823", Dutch Settlers Society of Albany Yearbook Vols. 36-37 (1961-1962): Phebe Ann; parents: Nicholas Brower and Phebe. Hereinafter cited as "Baptismal Records, First Dutch Reformed Church, Albany."

Phebe J. Brower

b. circa 1834
  • Phebe J. Brower was born circa 1834 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.
  • She married Samuel Wright circa 1856.1
  • Phebe J. Brower appeared on the census on 25 July 1850 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York, as Phebe J. Brower, age 16, born in New York.2
  • She appeared on the census on 26 June 1860 at Ward 11, District 3, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, as Phebe Wright, age 26, born in New York.3
  • She appeared on the census on 12 July 1870 at Ward 11, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, as Phebe Wright, age 35, born in New York.4
  • She appeared on the census on 3 June 1880 at District 93, Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, as Phebe J. Brower, age 46, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. Keeping house.5
  • On 10 February 1885 Phebe J. Brower resided at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York; when her father's estate was settled.1

Family: Samuel Wright b. c 1830

Citations

  1. [S2683] New York Surrogate's Court (Queens County), Accounts 1885 Feb-Mar; FHL film #0941560 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1973), Microfilm of original records in the Queens County courthouse, File: Alfred Brower, Feb 10, 1885. Hereinafter cited as Queens Co. Surr. Ct. Accounts 1885 Feb-Mar.
  2. [S195] 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 148, image 194. William Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  3. [S212] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, NARA Ser. M653, Roll 770, page 668, image 668, FHL film #803770. Samuel Wright household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  4. [S215] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 952, page 222A, image 448, FHL film #552451. Phebe Wright household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  5. [S100] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 846, FHL film #125846, page 437.2000, ED 93, image 0232. Saml. Wright household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Phebe Jane Brower1

b. circa 1829
  • Phebe Jane Brower was born circa 1829.1
  • She married Nathaniel Frost at Hempstead, Queens Co., Long Island, New York, on 11 June 1848 "Nathaniel Frost of Bkn., aged 28 and Phebe Jane Brower of H., aged 19, were m. by Rev. David Holmes of H., June 11, 1848."1

Citations

  1. [S1712] George D.A. Combes, "Births, Marriages and Deaths, Hempstead, Long Island, N.Y., 1847, 1848, 1849", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol.55,56 (1924,1925): 55:375. Hereinafter cited as "BMD Hempstead, LI, NYGBR 55,56 (1924,25)."

Phebe Jane Brower1

b. February 1886
  • Phebe Jane Brower was born in February 1886 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.2
  • She appeared on the census on 13 June 1900 at Woodmere, Town of Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, as Phoebe J. Brower, age 14, born Feb 1886 in New York.2
  • She appeared on the census on 15 April 1910 at Woodmere, Town of Hempstead, Nassau Co., New York, as Peobe Jane Brower, age 24, born in New York. Single. Living with her parents.1

Citations

  1. [S33] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T624, Roll 995, page 1B, ED 1116, image 71. Mitchel Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  2. [S53] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T623, Roll 1079, page 6B, ED 704. Mitchell Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Philena H. Brower1

b. 9 November 1871
  • Philena H. Brower was born on 9 November 1871 at Wappingers Falls, Dutchess Co., New York.1
  • She appeared on the census on 10 June 1880 at Wappinger, Dutchess Co., New York, as Philena Brower, age 8, born in New York.2

Citations

  1. [S2459] William Penn Vail, Moses Vail of Huntington, Long Island: Showing His Descent from Joseph (2) Vail, son of Thomas Vail at Salem, Massachusetts 1640, Together with Collateral Lines (Blairstown?, N.J.: William Penn Vail, 1947), page 67. Hereinafter cited as Moses Vail of Huntington, L.I.. Https://archive.org/details/mosesvailofhunti00vail.
  2. [S100] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 826, FHL film #1254826, page 472.2000, ED 74, image 0113. Clinton W. household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Philip Brower

b. circa 1845
  • Philip Brower was born circa 1845 at Hurley, Ulster Co., New York.
  • He appeared on the census on 13 October 1850 at Hurley, Ulster Co., New York, as Philip Brower, age 5, born in New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 24 August 1860 at Hurley, Ulster Co., New York, as Philip E. Brower, age 14, born in New York.2

Citations

  1. [S195] 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 231, image 466. Ozias Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S212] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 870, page 0, image 541. Ozias Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Philip Brower1

b. 26 September 1837, d. 1 December 1910
  • Philip Brower was born on 26 September 1837.1
  • He married Eliza Watson.1
  • Philip Brower died on 1 December 1910.1
  • He appeared on the census on 21 September 1850 at Boggs, Centre Co., Pennsylvania, Philip Brower, age 13, born in Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S2349] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G (Hubert Brower), Hubert Brower, WBC 8:G. Family Group Sheet by Dorothy Brower, 1980. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S195] 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.

Philip Brower1

d. after 1820
  • Philip Brower was born at New York.
  • He married Pinckney.1
  • Philip Brower died after 1820.1
  • Philip Brower was among the early settlers of Independence, Ohio, coming from New York in 1816 with his wife and seven children. He lived there until his wife died in 1820 when he then settled at Newburg, near the Independence line, where his son David L. had purchased two hundred and seventy acres.2
  • See the Philip Brower tree at Ancestry.com for more detailed source citations for his descendants, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/79875083/person/36412092590.

Family: Pinckney d. 1820

Citations

  1. [S1088] Grant Johnston and Richard Brewer,"Brewer DNA Project (Includes Bruer, Brower, Brew, etc.)", online http://www.familytreedna.com/public/BrewerDNA/. , Kit #399060. Pedigree as submitted by participant. April 2015. Hereinafter cited as Brewer DNA Project.
  2. [S5566] Crisfield Johnson, History of Cuyahoga County, Ohio, In Three Parts (n.p.: D.W. Ensign & Co., 1879), page 481. Hereinafter cited as Hist. of Cuyahoga Co., OH. Https://archive.org/details/historyofcuyahog00john.

Philotha L. Brower

b. circa 1847
  • Philotha L. Brower was born circa 1847 at Ashtabula Co., Ohio.
  • Also known as Lavanchia P. Brower.1
  • She appeared on the census on 9 August 1850 at Cherry Valley, Ashtabula Co., Ohio, as Philotha L. Brower, age 3, born in Ohio.2
  • She appeared on the census on 23 June 1860 at Lenox, Ashtabula Co., Ohio, as Lavanchia P. Brower, age 12, born in Ohio.1

Citations

  1. [S212] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 932, page 113, image 227. L.A. Brower. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  2. [S195] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 659, page 522, image 714. Lot A. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Phoebe Brower1

b. 28 October 1800
  • Father*: Peter Brower1 b. 1760, d. 13 Feb 1821
  • Mother*: Anne1 b. 22 Feb 1761, d. 11 Oct 1811
  • Phoebe Brower was born on 28 October 1800.1

Citations

  1. [S2928] 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.

Platt Brower

b. circa 1813
  • Platt Brower was born circa 1813 at Hempstead, Queens Co., New York.
  • He married Ruth.
  • Platt Brower appeared on the census on 6 August 1850 at Middle, Cape May Co., New Jersey, Platt Brower, age 37, born in New York. A mariner. Real estate valued at $600. In the household are his wife Ruth, and children Hannah and Charles.1

Family: Ruth b. c 1817

Citations

  1. [S195] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 446, page 48A, image 103. Platt Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Plumber W. Brower

b. circa 1854
  • Plumber W. Brower was born circa 1854 at Ashtabula Co., Ohio.
  • He appeared on the census on 23 June 1860 at Lenox, Ashtabula Co., Ohio, as Plumber W. Brower, age 6, born in Ohio.1
  • He appeared on the census on 2 June 1870 at Bunker Hill, Ingham Co., Michigan, as Plummer Brower, age 16, born in Ohio.2

Citations

  1. [S212] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 932, page 113, image 227. L.A. Brower. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.
  2. [S215] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. M593, Roll 675, page 38, image 75. Lot A. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

Polly Brower1

b. 13 August 1776, d. 1862
  • Polly Brower was born on 13 August 1776.2
  • She was baptized in 1776 at Dutch Reformed Church, Schaghticoke, (now Rensselaer Co.), New York, (no date or sponsors recorded).3
  • She is said to have married Abraham Brower circa 1792 (this claim is unverified).4
  • Polly Brower is said to have died in 1862 (unverified source, location not stated).
  • Also known as Polly Brewer.
  • Also known as Mary.
  • Other than the record of her birth and baptism, information regarding Polly, that is her marriage to an Abraham Brower and the year of her death, comes from undocumented sources. No sign of either Polly or Abraham Brower has been found in the area of Highgate, Vermont, or in the bordering Eastern Township villages in Canada.

Citations

  1. [S425] William Burt Cook, "Schaghticoke Dutch Reformed Church Records", New York Genealogical & Biographical Record vols. 59-64 (1928-1933). Hereinafter cited as "Schaghticoke DRC, NYGBR 59-64."
  2. [S425] William Burt Cook, "Schaghticoke Dutch Reformed Church Records", New York Genealogical & Biographical Record vols. 59-64 (1928-1933): 61:182 (Apr. 1930); "1273; 1776; Jeremia Brower, Hanna Thomas; Polly, ge. Aug. 13, 1776 [see 666 & 869. Had by his wife Petrus, b. May 27, 1779, bap. Brunswick]". Hereinafter cited as "Schaghticoke DRC, NYGBR 59-64."
  3. [S425] William Burt Cook, "Schaghticoke Dutch Reformed Church Records", New York Genealogical & Biographical Record vols. 59-64 (1928-1933): 61:182; "1273; 1776; Jeremia Brower, Hanna Thomas; Polly, ge. Aug. 13, 1776 [see 666 & 869. Had by his wife Petrus, b. May 27, 1779, bap. Brunswick]". Hereinafter cited as "Schaghticoke DRC, NYGBR 59-64."
  4. [S639] "Family Group of Jeremiah Brower (Brewer)", online http://www.djnorton.com/genealogy/wftpearce/gp1140.html. Database by Gary Welker (1999-2001). This is an undocumented and unconfirmed source, and additional records must be located. "Polly (Mary) Brower m. Abraham Brower, 1792". Cites World Family Tree Vol.4, Ed.1. It should be noted that the identity of this Abraham Brower has not been determined.. Hereinafter cited as Family Group of Jeremiah Brower (Brewer).

Polly Brower1

b. between 1785 and 1805
  • Polly Brower was a member of the at First United Presbyterian Church, Phelps, Ontario Co., New York, on 10 May 1831.2
  • In 1841 Polly Brower and Silas A. Hathaway resided at Clinton, Mascoomb Co., Michigan.3

Citations

  1. [S1911] Ariah Coats Brower Family; FHL fiche #6206691 (Salt Lake City: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 2006), Compiled by Oradell Brower Triplett. Manuscript (typescript) loaned by Lorraine Simkins of Salt Lake City., Joseph Brower Family Group Sheet.. Hereinafter cited as Ariah Coats Brower Family.
  2. [S1911] Ariah Coats Brower Family; FHL fiche #6206691 (Salt Lake City: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 2006), Compiled by Oradell Brower Triplett. Manuscript (typescript) loaned by Lorraine Simkins of Salt Lake City.. Hereinafter cited as Ariah Coats Brower Family.
  3. [S1911] Ariah Coats Brower Family; FHL fiche #6206691 (Salt Lake City: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 2006), Compiled by Oradell Brower Triplett. Manuscript (typescript) loaned by Lorraine Simkins of Salt Lake City., p.26. Hereinafter cited as Ariah Coats Brower Family.

Polly Brower1

Citations

  1. [S2348] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G:11-B, Merle Brower - W.Bogardus Correspodence. Correspondence, pedigree charts, family papers. "The Brower Family" written by Rev. D.I. Offman in his papers on the Brower Family. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Polly Brower

b. circa 1828
  • Polly Brower was born circa 1828 at Dutchess Co., New York.
  • She appeared on the census on 2 August 1850 at Dover, Dutchess Co., New York, as Polly Brower, age 22, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S195] 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 329B, image 617. Peter Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Polly Brower1

b. before 1775
  • Polly Brower was born before 1775.
  • She married Jan Yden before 1790.2
  • Also known as Maria Brouwer.3

Family: Jan Yden b. b 1770

Citations

  1. [S1697] First Reformed Church (Hackensack N.J.), Records of the Reformed Dutch Churches of Hackensack and Schraalenburgh, New Jersey (New York: Collections of the Holland Society, 1891), Hack:258. Hereinafter cited as RDC Hackensack & Schraalenburgh.
  2. [S1697] First Reformed Church (Hackensack N.J.), Records of the Reformed Dutch Churches of Hackensack and Schraalenburgh, New Jersey (New York: Collections of the Holland Society, 1891), Hack:258. Baptism record of son Jan. Hereinafter cited as RDC Hackensack & Schraalenburgh.
  3. [S1697] First Reformed Church (Hackensack N.J.), Records of the Reformed Dutch Churches of Hackensack and Schraalenburgh, New Jersey (New York: Collections of the Holland Society, 1891), Hack:269. Hereinafter cited as RDC Hackensack & Schraalenburgh.
  4. [S1697] First Reformed Church (Hackensack N.J.), Records of the Reformed Dutch Churches of Hackensack and Schraalenburgh, New Jersey (New York: Collections of the Holland Society, 1891), Hack:263. Hereinafter cited as RDC Hackensack & Schraalenburgh.

Price Brower1

b. 23 February 1861
  • Price Brower was born on 23 February 1861.1

Citations

  1. [S2778] FHS, "The Browers of Brower Township", Genealogical Journal Vol. 12, no. 1, pages 3-22 (1988): pages 21 and 22. L. A. Henley letter and author's notes. Hereinafter cited as "Browers of Brower Township."

Priscilla Brower1

b. circa 1838
  • Priscilla Brower was born circa 1838 at Pennsylvania.1
  • She appeared on the census on 26 July 1850 at Armagh, Mifflin Co., Pennsylvania, Priscilla Brower, age 12, born in Pennsylvania.1
  • She appeared on the census on 20 June 1860 at Derry, Mifflin Co., Pennsylvania, Priscilla Brower, age 23, born in Pennsylvania.2

Citations

  1. [S195] 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. [S212] 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.

Pulaski W. Brower1

b. circa 1849
  • Pulaski W. Brower was born circa 1849 at Ashtabula Co., Ohio.1
  • He married Mary circa 1878.2
  • Pulaski W. Brower appeared on the census on 9 August 1850 at Cherry Valley, Ashtabula Co., Ohio, as Pulaski W. Brower, age 1, born in Ohio.1
  • He appeared on the census on 23 June 1860 at Lenox, Ashtabula Co., Ohio, as Pulaski W. Brower, age 11, born in Ohio.3
  • He appeared on the census on 19 June 1880 at Medina, Lenawee Co., Michigan, Pulaski Brower, age 31, born in Michigan. Parents birthplaces recorded as unknown. A farmer. In the household is his wife Mary and children Willie and Hattie.2

Family: Mary b. c 1859

Citations

  1. [S195] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Ser. M432, Roll 659, page 522, image 714. Lot A. Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S100] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 591, FHL film #1254591, page 307.3000, ED 161, image 0295. Pulaski Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  3. [S212] MyFamily.com, 1860 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, 2004), Federal census, Ser. M653, Roll 932, page 113, image 227. L.A. Brower. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Census.

Putnam Brower1

b. 11 October 1826
  • Putnam Brower was born on 11 October 1826.2
  • He married Sarah Hamlin on 5 November 1854.2

Citations

  1. [S1307] William Bogardus, "The Family of Nicholas Brower and Nancy Birdsall," e-mail message from Bogardus, William (unknown address) to Chris Chester, Paul Brewer, Perry Brewer and et al, 9 Jan 2007, "from a bible record from the files of Mrs. Natalie R. Fernald, Genealogist, Washington, D.C. and presented by the Thomas Marshall Chapter, DAR; and included in the Report of the Genealogical Records Committee, District of Columbia, DAR, Vol. 160, Part I, 1948-1950". Hereinafter cited as "Wm. Bogardus e-mail 1-9-2007."
  2. [S2467] Natalie R. Fernald editor, "The Old Bible of Nicholas B. Brower", The Genealogical Exchange Vol. 5, No. 2 (June 1908): page 15. Hereinafter cited as "Brower Bible, Gen. Ex. 5 (1908)."

Pyatt Brower1

b. circa 1836
  • Pyatt Brower was born circa 1836 at New York.1
  • He appeared on the census on 16 November 1850 at Bushwick, Kings Co., New York, Pyatt Brower, age 14, born in New York.1

Citations

  1. [S195] 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.

Rachel Brower1,2,3

b. 7 June 1794, d. 25 February 1888
  • Rachel Brower was born on 7 June 1794.2
  • She married Thomas H. Phillips, son of Henry Phillips, on 10 December 1818.1,2
  • Rachel Brower died on 25 February 1888; "age 94y 1m 18d, widow of Thomas H. Phillips."1,2
  • She was buried at Presbyterian Church yard, Freedom Plains, LaGrange, Dutchess Co., New York.1

Family: Thomas H. Phillips b. 4 Feb 1794, d. 8 Jan 1865

Citations

  1. [S1297] William L. Huffman, "Dutchess County, N.Y., Tombstone Readings", Yesteryears vol.17 no.67 (Spring 1974): p.153. Hereinafter cited as "Dutchess Co. Tombstone Readings."
  2. [S2467] Natalie R. Fernald editor, "The Old Bible of Nicholas B. Brower", The Genealogical Exchange Vol. 5, No. 2 (June 1908): page 16. The record of the family of Cornelius J. Brower, "son of Jacob Brower and Elsie Hitchcock" is not found in the "Old Brower Bible," but submitted by the contributor of the Bible record. The vital data for the Cornelius J. Brower-Mary Vail family should be verified with other records. Hereinafter cited as "Brower Bible, Gen. Ex. 5 (1908)."
  3. [S2459] William Penn Vail, Moses Vail of Huntington, Long Island: Showing His Descent from Joseph (2) Vail, son of Thomas Vail at Salem, Massachusetts 1640, Together with Collateral Lines (Blairstown?, N.J.: William Penn Vail, 1947), page 64. Hereinafter cited as Moses Vail of Huntington, L.I.. Https://archive.org/details/mosesvailofhunti00vail.

Rachel Brower1

  • Rachel Brower died; at age nine.1

Citations

  1. [S1696] Anonymous, A Portrait and Biographical Record of Allen and Van Wert Counties, Ohio (Chicago: A.W. Bowen & Co., 1896), p.217. Hereinafter cited as Portrait and Biographical Record of Allen and Van Wert Counties, Ohio.

Rachel Brower1

  • Rachel Brower married first John Magee.1
  • Rachel Brower married second at Madison Ave. Reformed Church, New York City, New York, on 30 November 1816 George Codmus, son of George Codmus.1

Citations

  1. [S1757] Royden Woodward Vosburgh, Records of the Madison Avenue Reformed Church in the City of New York (New York City: New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1921), p.29. Hereinafter cited as Madison Ave. Reformed Church, NYC.

Rachel Brower1

  • Rachel Brower married by license dated on 26 December 1778 at New York William Heater.1

Citations

  1. [S497] Robert H. Kelby and Kenneth Scott, New York Marriages Previous to 1784; A reprint of the original edition of 1860 (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1984), p.49. Hereinafter cited as New York Marriages Previous to 1784.

Rachel Brower1

Family: Henry Swin

Citations

  1. [S2164] Baptism Records of the Reformed Dutch Church, Stone House Plains, Bloomfield, New Jersey; FHL film #0946019 (Salt Lake City: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1973), Microreproduction of original records (2 v.) at the New Jersey Historical Society in Newark, New Jersey. Baptism record of son Walter. Hereinafter cited as RDC Stone House Plains, Baptisms.
  2. [S2164] Baptism Records of the Reformed Dutch Church, Stone House Plains, Bloomfield, New Jersey; FHL film #0946019 (Salt Lake City: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1973), Microreproduction of original records (2 v.) at the New Jersey Historical Society in Newark, New Jersey. Parents: Henry Swin, Rachel Brower. Hereinafter cited as RDC Stone House Plains, Baptisms.

Rachel Brower1

b. 30 April 1763
  • Rachel Brower was born on 30 April 1763.1
  • She was baptized on 2 May 1763 at Lutheran Church, New York City, New York, sponsor Rachel Brower.1

Citations

  1. [S1700] "Baptisms in the Lutheran Church New York City", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol.97-103 (1966-1972): 101:149. Baptism of daughter Rachel. Hereinafter cited as "Lutheran Church NYC, Bapt., NYGBR 97-103 (1966-1972)."

Rachel Brower1

b. 11 October 1767
  • Rachel Brower was born on 11 October 1767 possibly in what is now Saratoga Co., New York.1
  • She married John Rasey, son of Joseph Rasey and Thankful, circa 1801 (they settled near Potsdam, St. Lawrence Co., New York and had seven sons and two daughters).2

Family: John Rasey b. c 1762, d. 1855

Citations

  1. [S2666] 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, Nicholas Brouwer-Jannetje Colyer. No. 54-A. 1989. Letters, Family Group sheets, and images of John Rasey Bible. Claims Rachel to be a daughter of William Brower and Elizabeth Dutcher, but does not offer proof. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  2. [S2666] 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, Nicholas Brouwer-Jannetje Colyer. No. 54-A. 1989. Letters, Family Group sheets, and images of John Rasey Bible. Also letters with lineages from 1922 and 1923 providing a believed descent from Anneke Jans Bogardus. Some info from Tolar's "Harlem Register" (which is highly unreliable). Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.
  3. [S2666] 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, Nicholas Brouwer-Jannetje Colyer. No. 54-A. 1989. Letters, Family Group sheets, and images of John Rasey Bible. Family group sheets prepared by R. E. Anderson in 1989.. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Rachel Brower1

  • Father*: Jacob Brower1 b. 8 Jun 1763 or 1764, d. 16 Feb 1842
  • Mother*: Mary1 b. c 1763, d. 13 Mar 1844

Citations

  1. [S2349] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 8:G (Hubert Brower), Hubert Brower, WBC 8:G. Family Group Sheet by Dorothy Brower, 1980. Vital dates not given. Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Rachel Brower1

Citations

  1. [S2276] The Trinity Church Story a.k.a. "The Hill Manuscript", Unpublished Manuscript, ca.1924, Box 7, Catalog Item no.77, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. This manuscript is only available in a few libraries. Although it provides an interesting account of the Anneke Jans-Trinity Church legal battles, the genealogies, especially for the earlier generations, are unreliable. page 25.

Rachel A. Brower1

b. circa 1873
  • Rachel A. Brower was born circa 1873 at Fulton Co., New York.1
  • She appeared on the census of 5 June 1880 in the household of Christopher Brower at Mayfield, Fulton Co., New York; Christopher Brower, age given as 57, born in New York. Both parents born in New York. A farmer. In the household are his wife Patience; son Edgar; and grandchildren Rachel A. Brower, age 7; Rebecca Brower, 5; Jerry Brower, 3; Arthur Brower, 1.1

Citations

  1. [S100] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, Ser. T9, Roll 834, FHL film #1254834, page 243.1000, ED 11, image 0897. Christopher Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.

Rachel Ann Brower1

b. 31 July 1848
  • Rachel Ann Brower was born on 31 July 1848.1
  • She was baptized in 1849 at Reformed Church, Caughnawaga (now Fonda), Montgomery Co., New York.1

Citations

  1. [S1709] Arthur C.M. Kelly, Baptism Record of Caughnawaga Reformed Church, Fonda, New York (Rhinebeck, New York: Arthur C.M. Kelly, 1985), p.271, no.6126. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms, Caughnawaga Reformed Church.

Rachel Ann Brower1

b. 4 February 1824, d. after 1895
  • Rachel Ann Brower was born on 4 February 1824.1
  • She was baptized on 14 March 1824 at Protestant Dutch Reformed Church of Aquackanonk, Passaic Co., New Jersey.1
  • She married George H. Glass, son of Henry Glass and Hannah Post, on 22 January 1846.2
  • Rachel Ann Brower died after 1895.2

Family: George H. Glass b. c 1823, d. a 1895

Citations

  1. [S2798] Church Records of the Protestant Reformed Dutch Church of Aquackanonk, 1810-1944; FHL film #0888713 (New York, N.Y.: Columbia University, 1966), Manuscript on film. Microfilm of original records, no page numbers, baptisms not numbered but are in chronological order. Hereinafter cited as RDC Aquackanonk 1810-1944.
  2. [S3128] 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)."

Rachel Cozine Brower1

b. circa 1872

Citations

  1. [S3194] FamlySearch,"New York Marriages, 1686-1980", online https://www.familysearch.org/s/collection/…. New York Marriages, 1686-1980," database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org/). Index entries derived from digital copies of originals housed in various repositories throughout New York. Retrieved April 2012. George Brower, age 23 (parents: Sam E. Brower, Mary E. Gildersleeve), Rachel Cozine Brower, age 20 (parents: George, Mary Morrison). FHL film #1376368. Hereinafter cited as New York Marriages, 1686-1980.

Rachel Mariah Brower1

b. 30 March 1826, d. 30 June 1827
  • Rachel Mariah Brower was born on 30 March 1826.1
  • She died on 30 June 1827.1

Citations

  1. [S1290] Mrs. H.C. Blanding (editor), "Family Bible Records", Wisconsin Families vol.1, no.4, pp.215-217 (Mar 1941): p.215-16. The Jacob P. Brower Bible. "The following records are of the first family to settle in Dodge County, Wisconsin, and were copied by Mrs. A. F. Kachelski of Beaver Dam from the family Bible, now owned by Mrs. Edna (Brower) Gilmore, the last of the family of George W. and Julia E. (Hamlin) Brower. Jacob P. Brower married to Martha Mackie Sept. 16 A.D. 1820, by Rev. James Demarest, -Hempstead." note: This Bible was owned in Milwaukee in 1837, was moved to Sheboygan, "came down the Fox river from Sheboygan in 1838 to Fort Winnebago, in a bark canoe, guided by an Indian," and in 1840 came to Beaver Dam, where it has remained for 100 years.. Hereinafter cited as "Family Bible Recs. fr. Wisconsin Families."

Ralph Brower

b. 31 March 1876, d. 20 July 1879
  • Ralph Brower was born on 31 March 1876.
  • He died on 20 July 1879 at Bath, Clinton Co., Michigan; age 3 years, 3 months, 20 days.1

Citations

  1. [S2374] Michigan Death Registers,"Michigan Deaths 1867-1897", online Family Search Record Search http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/…. Digitalized copies of original records. Film #2363667. Parents Gideon S. Brower, Susie J. Brower. Hereinafter cited as Michgan Deaths 1867-1897.

Ralph Brower1

b. 27 March 1898
  • Ralph Brower was born on 27 March 1898 at Marysville, Fremont Co., Idaho.1
  • He married Edith Andrea Peterson on 11 October 1916.1

Citations

  1. [S3794] 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.

Ralph Plumb Brower1

b. 12 February 1874, d. 7 August 1902
  • Ralph Plumb Brower was born on 12 February 1874 at Dayton Twp., LaSalle Co., Illinois.1
  • He died on 7 August 1902 at Lake Tahoe, California.1

Citations

  1. [S4667] Descendanats of Ireneus Brower, Descendant Chart. Compiled by Sam Brower, 20 May 2013 Omaha, Nebraska.

Randolph R. Brower

b. circa 1829
  • Randolph R. Brower was born circa 1829 at Randolph Co., North Carolina.
  • He appeared on the census on 12 November 1850 at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, as Randolph R. Brower, age 21, born in North Carolina. A miller.1

Citations

  1. [S195] 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 375, page 367B, image 290. Abram Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.

Raymond Ezikial Brower1

b. 29 May 1876
  • Raymond Ezikial Brower was born on 29 May 1876 at Taylor Co., Iowa.1
  • He married Della Garvey on 11 June 1913.1

Citations

  1. [S1403] Josephine P. Moore, "Hurt-Brower-Grubbs Bible", Yesterdays (Nacogdoches, Texas) vol.3, no.2, pp.4-7 (1983): Wilmore's New Analytical Reference Bible; Formerly Published by J.A. Wilmore & Co.; Now published, under lease, exclusively by Henry F. Giere, New York, 1909.
    The Bible belonged to Ruby Gail and John Abner Hurt.. Hereinafter cited as "Hurt-Brower-Grubbs Bible."

Raymond S. Brower1

b. circa 1892
  • Raymond S. Brower was born circa 1892 at New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S3128] 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)."

Rebecca Brower1

b. before August 1776
  • Rebecca Brower was born before August 1776.
  • She married John Shannon before 1818.2
  • , On 25 Nov 1818, Mary Brower, widow of Abraham Brower deceased, and on behalf of the descendants of Jeremiah Brower deceased, petitioned the U.S. Congress (Committee of Pensions and Revolutionary Claims) seeking renumeration for losses incurred in August of 1776, when the house, barn, mill, and other property belonging jointly to Abraham and Jeremiah Brower were destroyed during the Battle of Long Island. The claiments were listed as "Mary Brower, widow of Abraham Brower deceased...Lawrence Brower, George Brower, Sarah Vachter, Charity Tidemon, Benjamin Van Cleve and Anna his wife, John Shannon and Rebecca his wife, heirs of Jeremiah Brower deceased." The petition was rejected on 30 Nov 1818.3
  • Rebecca Brower was living in 1818.1

Citations

  1. [S1217] Lillian Martin, "Discussion of Jeremiah Brewer of Highgate, Vermont," e-mail message from Martin, Lillian (unknown address) to William Bogardus, Karen Sims, Chris, Brewer, Richard Chester and Perry Brewer, 29 Oct 2006; 31 Oct 2006. Hereinafter cited as "L. Martin, e-mail 10-29-2006."
  2. [S1306] Lilly Martin, "Brouwer/Brower/Brewer Research," e-mail message from Martin, Lilly (unknown address) to Chris Chester and et al, 8 Jan 2007, "George Brouwer: I am going to guess this is the brother of Lawrence Brower, as detailed above. In the Nov 1818 congressional petition, filed by Mary Brower, maiden name Losier, widow of Abraham Brower, s/o Abraham, s/o Abraham, s/o Adam, she lists the children of Jeremiah Brower, she says that Jeremiah Brower is dead, and he was the brother of her own dead husband Abraham.
    I have the 22 pages which are photocopies of the ORIGINAL documents, which the National archives sent to me. The copies are very good, and I studied them last summer.
    Mary said that Jeremiah Brower had 7 children, but she only listed the names of 6 children, meaning perhaps one of them was dead prior to Nov 1818 when she filed the petition.
    She named the children as follows:
    Lawrence Brower
    George Brower
    Sarah (Brower) Vachter
    Charity (Brower) Tidemon
    Anna (Brower) Van Cleve (m. Benjamin Van Cleve)
    Rebecca (Brower) Shannon (m. John Shannon)". Hereinafter cited as "L. Martin e-mail 1-8-2007."
  3. [S1435] Brower Mill Petition, 1818 Congressional petition, by Mary Brower, widow of Abraham Brower deceased, on behalf of descendants of Jeremiah Brower, deceased (Washington, D.C.: NARA, Nov. 25, 1818). Photocopy in the possession of Lilly Martin. Transcribed by Lilly Martin, 2007.. Hereinafter cited as 1818 Congressional Petition.

Rebecca Brower1

b. 28 December 1817
  • Rebecca Brower was baptized on 28 December 1817 at Clarkstown, Rockland Co., New York.2
  • She appeared on the census on 29 August 1850 at Clarkstown, Rockland Co., New York, age 32, living with her parents.1

Citations

  1. [S195] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, Roll M432-588, p.246, image 123. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  2. [S1228] Voorhis David Demarest, The Demarest Family: A record of the desMarets family in France, the Holy Land in the Crusades, again in France, Holland, the Palatinate (Germany) again in Holland and the migration to America, 1663 (Hackensack, NJ: n.pub., 1964), VII-12. Hereinafter cited as Demarest Family.

Rebecca Brower1

b. 4 July 1807, d. 11 May 1846
  • Rebecca Brower was born on 4 July 1807.1,2
  • She married George W. Frazier on 2 December 1824.1
  • Rebecca Brower died on 11 May 1846.1

Family: George W. Frazier b. 25 Jan 1801, d. 1 Dec 1835

Citations

  1. [S2184] Frazier-Latham-Ellsworth-Brower, Frazier Family Bible (title unknown) (n.p.: n.pub., 1859); Florence (Mrs. John) Reinhard, "Loose Leaves from an Old Family Bible - The leaves look very old and have yellowed with age. These leaves have always ben in the Family Bible - Frazier - of date 1859, now in the possession of Mrs. Henry K. Schuyler, 23 Franklin Place, Montclair, N.J., the former owner being her grandmother Rebecca Frazier who married Francis Charles Latham." A typed transcript of the loose pages was in the possession of William B. Bogardus, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, 2008.. Hereinafter cited as Frazier Family Bible.
  2. [S2257] Brower Family pages 74-76, New Jersey Genealogical Records Commission, DAR, 1956-1957 Miscellaneous Genealogical Information, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, File NN-2. No sources are provided for the vital information stated. The record shows an incorrect ancestry for Isaac Brower (m. Jemima Quackenbush) back to Anneke Jans (this ancestry has been known to be incorrect for many years now). The accuracy of the families of Jacob Brower (m. Agnes Brower) forward should be confirmed with additional evidence.

Rebecca Brower1

b. 27 April 1822, d. 25 June 1890
  • Rebecca Brower was born on 27 April 1822.1
  • She died on 25 June 1890.1

Citations

  1. [S2346] 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."