Rufus Maxwell Brewer

5 June 1912–8 May 1973 (Age 60)
Pinedale, Navajo, Arizona, United States

The Life of Rufus Maxwell

When Rufus Maxwell Brewer was born on 5 June 1912, in Pinedale, Navajo, Arizona, United States, his father, William Rufus Brewer, was 36 and his mother, Lucretia Annetta Webb, was 32. He married Etta Eudene Stratton on 26 July 1935. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Flagstaff, Coconino, Arizona, United States in 1935 and Supervisorial District 2, Apache, Arizona, United States in 1940. He died on 8 May 1973, in Navajo, Arizona, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Pinedale, Navajo, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Rufus Maxwell Brewer
1912–1973
Etta Eudene Stratton
1920–2003
Marriage: 26 July 1935
Bruce Anthony Brewer
1938–1938
Sybil Louise Brewer
1939–1989
Gaylord Maxwell Brewer
1942–2006

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 July 1935
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World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1913 · The Seventeenth Amendment

Age 1

The Seventeenth Amendment allows the people of each state to elect their own Senators instead of having the state legislature assign them.
1929

Age 17

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

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)

  • Rufus Maxwell Brewer, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Rufus Maxwell Brewer, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Rufus Maxwell Brewer in household of Wm Rufus Brewer, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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