James Brewer

25 October 1780–13 August 1843 (Age 62)
Grove, Allegany, New York, United States

The Life of James

When James Brewer was born on 25 October 1780, his father, Peter Brewer, was 40 and his mother, Elizabeth Stone, was 31. He married Hapasbeth Grimes on 8 September 1805, in Hunter, Hunter, Greene, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 13 August 1843, in Grove, Allegany, New York, United States, at the age of 62.

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Family Time Line

James Brewer
1780–1843
Hapasbeth Grimes
1786–1854
Marriage: 8 September 1805
Asenath Brewer
1807–1905
Daniel Grimes Brewer
1808–1902
Amy Brewer
1811–
James Brewer
1813–1856
Elizabeth Brewer
1815–
Melissa Brewer
1818–
Jesse Brewer
1821–1901
Joel Brewer
1822–1880
Nelson Brewer
1825–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 September 1805
Hunter, Hunter, Greene, New York, United States
children

(9)

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Parents and Siblings

    Peter Brewer

    Male1740–1804Male

    Elizabeth Stone

    Female1749–1828Female

siblings

(17)

    Susanna

    Female1766–1860Female

    Mariam Brewer

    Female1766–1857Female

    John brewer

    Male1769–Male

    Hester Brewer

    Female1771–1835Female

    Hannah brewer

    Female1772–Female

+12 More Children

World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 1

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1783 · A Free America

Age 3

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 17

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a brewer of beer or ale, from an agent derivative of Old English brēowan ‘to brew’. Compare Brewster .2 English (of Norman origin): anglicized form of French Bruyère ( see Bruyere ), habitational name from a place so called in Calvados, France.3 Translation of Dutch Brouwer , German Brauer or Breuer , etc., all occupational names meaning ‘brewer’.

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

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