Abraham Brouwer

15 December 1706–1756
Brooklyn, Kings, New York Colony, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of Abraham

When Abraham Brouwer was christened on 15 December 1706, in Brooklyn, Kings, New York Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Abraham Adamse Brouwer, was 39 and his mother, Cornelia Jeuriaen Caljer, was 30. He married Sara Kimber in 1730, in Brooklyn, Kings, New York Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 7 daughters. He died in 1756, at the age of 50, and was buried in Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States.

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Abraham Brouwer
Sara Kimber
Marriage: 1730
Maria Brower
Cornelia Brouwer
Helena Brouwer
Jannetie Brouwer
Abraham Brouwer
Elizabeth Brouwer
Jury Brouwer
Sarah Brouwer

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1730Brooklyn, Kings, New York Colony, British Colonial America
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    +1 More Child

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 1017;2007: 2044; 2010: 2870)Some characteristic forenames: Dutch Gerrit, Frans, Harm, Dirk, Egbert, Hendrick, Herm, Jacobus, Mieke, Onno, Pim, Wim. German Kurt, Hans, Eldor, Wilfried, Wilhelm, Wilhelmina.Dutch: occupational name for a brewer of beer or ale, Middle Dutch brouwere. This surname is also found in Germany.

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

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    Sources (6)

    • Abm. Brower in entry for Maria Brower, "New York Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
    • Abraham Brouwer, "Find A Grave Index"
    • New York Land Records, 1630-1975; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-99WT-7QRT?cc=2078654&wc=M7H1-1WL%3A358137801%2C358916701

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