Ice or Isa Frances Brewer

16 July 1890–19 May 1961 (Age 70)
Howardstown, Nelson, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Ice or Isa Frances

When Ice or Isa Frances Brewer was born on 16 July 1890, in Howardstown, Nelson, Kentucky, United States, her father, William Moore Brewer, was 36 and her mother, Sarah Ellen HOBACK, was 30. She married Edward Lewis Despain on 18 October 1906, in Bardstown, Nelson, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Magisterial District 1, Nelson, Kentucky, United States for about 40 years. She died on 19 May 1961, in LaRue, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Nelson, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Lewis Despain
1871–1957
Ice or Isa Frances Brewer
1890–1961
Marriage: 18 October 1906
Rebecca A Despain
1908–2000
Lillian DeSpain
1913–1990
Lucena Despain
1915–
Floyd Despain
1919–
Edward Lewis Despain
1923–1982
Edith De Spain
1926–2000

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 October 1906
Bardstown, Nelson, Kentucky, United States
children

(6)

    Rebecca A Despain

    Female1908–2000Female

    Lillian DeSpain

    Female1913–1990Female

    Lucena Despain

    Male1915–Male

    Floyd Despain

    Male1919–Male

    Edward Lewis Despain

    Male1923–1982Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    William Moore Brewer

    Male1854–Male

    Sarah Ellen HOBACK

    Female1860–1936Female

siblings

(7)

    Lillie May Brewer

    Female1881–1912Female

    Female1883–1977Female

    Leoda Brewer

    Female1888–Female

    Female1890–1961Female

    Marthia E Brewer

    Female1894–Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 2

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 19

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

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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Sources (3)

  • Francis Despain in household of Ed Despain, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Francis Despain in household of Edward Despain, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Francis Despain in household of Ed Despain, "United States Census, 1930"

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