Margaret E Brewster

25 February 1900–12 December 1987 (Age 87)
Coweta, Georgia, United States

The Life of Margaret E

When Margaret E Brewster was born on 25 February 1900, in Coweta, Georgia, United States, her father, James Davis Brewster, was 29 and her mother, Maggie E Barfield, was 24. She lived in District 646, Coweta, Georgia, United States for about 10 years and Newnan, Coweta, Georgia, United States in 1920. She died on 12 December 1987, in Coweta, Georgia, United States, at the age of 87.

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James Davis Brewster
Maggie E Barfield
Theo Davis Brewster
Cristine Brewster
Margaret E Brewster
James D Brewster Jr

Parents and Siblings

    James Davis Brewster





World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1906 · The Atlanta Race Riot

Age 6

The Atlanta Race Riot of 1906 occurred on the evening of September 22 through September 24. A newspaper reported the rapes of four white women by African American men. Fueled by pre-existing racial tensions, these reports enraged white men who then arranged gangs to attack African American men. Over the next few days, several thousand white men joined in and in the end, 26 people were killed and many were injured.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Northern English and Scottish: occupational name for a brewer of beer or ale, from Old English brēowan ‘to brew’. Brewer is the usual term in southern England, while Brewster is mainly midland, northern, and Scottish.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Margaret Brewster in household of James D Brewster, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Margaret Brewster in household of James D Brewster, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Margaret Brewster in household of J D Brewster, "United States Census, 1910"

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