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Elias Brees
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Birth: Jun. 21, 1775
New Jersey, USA
Death: Jan. 29, 1863
Seneca
Lenawee County
Michigan, USA

~The children of Elias Brees & Deborah Bennett~

Abraham Bennett Brees B.Feb.3, 1808 - D. Sept. 25, 1880 F.A.G. #79566494

John Brees B. 1809 D. 1897 F.A.G. #

Lewis Brees B. Apr. 28, 1814 - D. Oct. 13, 1889 F.A.G. #79536571

Solomon Moore Brees B. 1816 - D. 1907 F.A.G. #

Daniel Brees* B. May 16, 1822 - D. Nov. 15, 1876 F.A.G.#79536038

Darius C. Brees B.June 20, 1823 - D. July 12, 1896 F.A.G.#38494233

Jacob Wanser Brees B. 1824 - D. 1906 F.A.G. #38638761

Phoebe A. Brees B. Oct. 27, 1811 - D. Sept. 1, 1858 F.A.G.#38162166

Hannah Brees B. 1819 - D. Oct. 29, 1896 F.A.G. #67283756

Nancy A.Brees B. Jan. 8, 1829 - D. 1912 F.A.G.#62029398

War of 1812 Veteran


Served with Swartwood's Regiment NY Militia War of 1812
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Brees (1738 - 1829)
  Hannah Priscilla Gildersleeve Brees (1750 - 1844)
 
 Spouse:
  Deborah Bennett Breese (1789 - 1838)
 
 Children:
  Abraham Bennett Brees (1808 - 1880)*
  John Breese (1809 - 1897)*
  Phoebe Ann Breese Rorick (1811 - 1858)*
  Lewis Breese (1814 - 1889)*
  Solomon Moore Brees (1816 - 1907)*
  Hannah Breese Rorick (1819 - 1896)*
  Daniel Brees (1822 - 1876)*
  Darius C. Brees (1823 - 1896)*
  Jacob Wanzer Breese (1824 - 1906)*
  Nancy A Breese Rorick (1829 - 1912)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elias Brees (1775 - 1863)
  Samuel Breese (1776 - 1849)*
  Lewis Brees (1779 - 1864)*
  Azariah Brees (1781 - 1866)*
  Silas Breese (1783 - 1855)*
  Hannah Breese Peterson (1785 - 1873)*
  Sarah Breese Jackson (1789 - 1881)*
  John Breese (1791 - 1882)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Calmly his spirit took its flight
To seek a place of rest
And folded soon its pinions bright
In the redeemers breast.
(Inscription at the bottom of the tombstone)
 
Burial:
Canandaigua Cemetery
Medina
Lenawee County
Michigan, USA
 
Maintained by: Woodenshoes
Originally Created by: Andrew L.
Record added: Nov 12, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22857019
Elias Brees
Added by: Andrew L.
 
Elias Brees
Added by: Margaret Rorick Beach
 
Elias Brees
Added by: Margaret Rorick Beach
 
 
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I am a charter member of the Captain Philip R. Toll Chapter of the Michigan State Society United States Daughters of 1812 because of you, Elias Breese, my 3rd great grandfather. Thank you for your service.
- Margaret Rorick Beach
 Added: Nov. 27, 2015
My 3rd great grandparents, Elias and Deborah. RIP
- Margaret Rorick Beach
 Added: Jan. 24, 2015
Much Love from your 3rd Great Granddaughter.Sarah Harding Rue
- Suzie Harding Rue
 Added: Oct. 9, 2012
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