Thomas Brewster

4 September 1814–September 1850 (Age 35)
Brewood, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Brewster was born on 4 September 1814, in Brewood, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Brewster, was 26 and his mother, Margaret Rogers, was 23. He had at least 1 daughter. He died in September 1850, at the age of 36.

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Thomas Brewster
Emma Brewster

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World Events (5)


Age 1

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Age 9

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Age 16

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

Northern English and Scottish: occupational name for a brewer of beer or ale, from Old English brēowan ‘to brew’. Brewer is the usual term in southern England, while Brewster is mainly midland, northern, and Scottish.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Thomas Brewster, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"
  • Thomas Brewster in entry for Emma Brewster and Samuel Barker, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"
  • Thomas Brewster in entry for Samuel Barker and Emma Brewster, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"

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