Sarah Brewer

April 1837–
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Brewer was born in April 1837, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Zadock Brewer, was 40 and her mother, Mary Ann Brumley, was 31. She married Henry Countz. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in Delaware Township, Yell, Arkansas, United States in 1870 and Spring Township, Searcy, Arkansas, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

Henry Countz
1835–
Sarah Brewer
1837–
Marriage:
Mary F Counts
1853–
Julia Ann Counts
1860–
William M Counts
1863–
Lulor Countz
1866–
Martha Jane Counts
1867–1946
Josephine Counts
1869–
Sophronia E Countz
1870–
James T Countz
1872–
Caldoney Countz
1874–
Rhonda B Countz
1878–1927

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
children

(10)

    Mary F Counts

    Female1853–Female

    Julia Ann Counts

    Female1860–Female

    William M Counts

    Male1863–Male

    Lulor Countz

    Female1866–Female

    Female1867–1946Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Zadock Brewer

    Male1797–1865Male

    Mary Ann Brumley

    Female1806–1866Female

siblings

(10)

    Minerva Brewer

    Female1830–Female

    John E. Brewer

    Male1831–Male

    Male1833–1903Male

    Female1837–Female

    Zadock H Brewer

    Male1839–Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 9

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846

Age 9

Tennessee was known as the Volunteer State because during the Mexican War the government asked Tennessee for 3,000 volunteer soldiers and 30,000 joined.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 31

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

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)

  • Sarah Bruer in household of Zadock Bruer, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Sarah Counts in household of Henry Counts, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Sarah Counce in household of Henry Counce, "United States Census, 1880"

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