Susan Ann Elizabeth Brewster

Female3 May 1861–1866

Brief Life History of Susan Ann Elizabeth

When Susan Ann Elizabeth Brewster was born on 3 May 1861, in Haralson, Georgia, United States, her father, Rev. Van Allen Brewster, was 43 and her mother, Elizabeth Humphrey, was 39. She died in 1866, in her hometown, at the age of 5.

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Rev. Van Allen Brewster
Elizabeth Humphrey
William Thomas Brewster
George Malcolm Brewster
Nancy Savannah Brewster
James McDonald Brewster
Mary Ann Rebecca Brewster
Richard Beverly Brewster
Sarah Emily Brewster
Joseph Proctor Scriven Brewster
Gary Sheriff Tumbin Brewster
Susan Ann Elizabeth Brewster
Jefferson Davis Brewster
Savannah Elizabeth Brewster
Van Allen Brewster

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    Age 2

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

    Age 2

    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.


    Age 4

    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

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

    History: The Mayflower Pilgrim William Brewster (1567–1644) was the son of the bailiff of the manor of Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, home of one of the earliest Puritan congregations. He was a prominent leader in Plymouth Colony from the 1620s until his death.

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

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