James Mason Brower

29 April 1871–24 January 1938 (Age 66)
Richmond, Cache, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of James Mason

When James Mason Brower was born on 29 April 1871, in Richmond, Cache, Utah, United States, his father, Ariah Coates Brower, was 54 and his mother, Elizabeth Tabitha Luckock Mason, was 44. He married Mary Betty Erickson on 30 September 1896, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Bonneville, Idaho, United States for about 10 years and Star Valley, Lincoln, Wyoming, United States in 1938. He died on 24 January 1938, in Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Freedom, Lincoln, Wyoming, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Mason Brower
Mary Betty Erickson
Marriage: 30 September 1896
James Edwin Brower
Walter Howard Brower
Bertha Mary Brower
Alta Brower
Alden Carl Brower
Harold Marion Brower

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 September 1896Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 1
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
    Age 8
    Historical Boundaries: 1879: Uinta, Wyoming Territory, United States; 1890: Uinta, Wyoming, United States; 1911: Lincoln, Wyoming, United States [Freedom straddles Idaho and Wyoming. Freedom on the Wyoming side is a Census Designated Place (CDP). ]
    Age 18
    Historical Boundaries - 1889: Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States; 1890: Bingham, Idaho, United States; 1911: Bonneville, Idaho, United States

    Name Meaning

    English (London): variant of Brewer .Altered form of Brauer or Brouwer .

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

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    Story Highlight

    My memories of Aunt Mae by Martell Brower

    My name is Harold Martell Brower. I am the youngest and only son of Harold and Roberta Brower. My dad was the youngest child of James Mason and Betty Erickson Brower. Shortly after my father was bo …

    Sources (61)

    • James Brower in entry for Unknown, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • James M Brown, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Jas M in entry for Alden Carl Brower and Opal Audron Miles, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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