Eliza Brew

Female29 September 1822–9 December 1842

Brief Life History of Eliza

When Eliza Brew was born on 29 September 1822, in Chepstow, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Brew, was 30 and her mother, Honor Perry, was 25. She died on 9 December 1842, in Chepstow, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom, at the age of 20, and was buried in Chepstow, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Brew
Honor Perry
Mary Ann Brew
Jane Brew
Thomas Brew
Eliza Brew
John Brew
George Brew
Hannah Brew
Sarah Brew
Amelia Honor Brew
Richard Brew
Elizabeth Brew
Sarah Brew

Sources (3)

  • Eliza Brew in household of Honor Brew, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Eliza Brew, "Wales, Monmouthshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912"
  • Eliza Brew, "Wales, Monmouthshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912"

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Siblings (12)

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World Events (4)


Age 1

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.


Age 8

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

1831 · Merthyr Uprising 

Age 9

Sparked by a depression that was going through Wales the previous three years, the Merthyr uprisings were carried out by workers that were in debt. In the process, twenty-four people were killed and twenty-six were arrested. Troops were brought in to stop the protestors.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Brugha ‘descendant of the farmer’.

Manx: Anglicized form of MacVriw, from the Gaelic occupational term breitheamh ‘judge, deemster’ (see Brain ).

Americanized form of German and Swiss German Breu , a variant of Breuer .

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

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