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William Houston Brewer, Sr
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Birth: Feb. 21, 1834
Gladeville
Wilson County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Nov. 23, 1914
Clarksville
Red River County
Texas, USA

William Houston Brewer was born on February 21, 1834 in Gladeville, Wilson County, Tennessee to William Thomas Brewer (1807-1881) and Sarah Hansborough Brewer (1807-1839). He married Eliza Evaline Myers (1834-1871) on January 4, 1855. Together they had 6 children, 4 survived infancy. The children are:
Susanna Ann Brewer Hewgley (1856-1950)
James Greene "Jim" Brewer, Sr. (1859-1926)
John H. Brewer (1861-1861)
Thomas Washington Brewer (1863-1910)
Infant (1864-1864)
William Houston Brewer, Jr. (1866-1925)

He then married Elizabeth Jane Fuller (1853-1903) on April 4, 1872. They came to Texas between 1872 and 1880. Together they had 12 children:
Luther Merton Brewer (1873-1945)
Margaret Ann "Maggie" Brewer Cox (1874-1923)
Stella Baker Brewer Welch (1876-1956)
Walter Scott Brewer, Sr. (1878-1946)
Nannie Epperson Brewer Elder (1882-1952)
Elizabeth Jane "Bettie" Brewer Proctor (1886-1981)
Minnie Mae Brewer (1890-1897)
Lallie Bell Brewer Oney (1892-1982)
Lillard Payton Brewer (1894-1960)
Mary Tennessee Brewer (1897-1897)
Miles Reed Brewer (1897-1897)
Eula Marie Brewer Fortnam (1898-1980)

Jane also helped raise 4 children from William's first marriage. He was a farmer and died at the age of 80 years and is buried in the Harris Chapel Cemetery, Clarksville, Red River County, Texas.
 
 
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 Spouses:
  Eliza Evaline Mires Brewer (1834 - 1871)*
  Elizabeth Jane Fuller Brewer (1853 - 1903)*
 
 Children:
  Susanna Ann Brewer Hewgley (1856 - 1950)*
  Thomas Washington Brewer (1863 - 1910)*
  James Green Brewer (1864 - 1911)*
  William Houston Brewer (1866 - 1925)*
  Luther Merton Brewer (1873 - 1945)*
  Margaret Ann Brewer Cox (1874 - 1923)*
  Stella Baker Brewer Welch (1876 - 1956)*
  Walter Scott Brewer (1878 - 1946)*
  Nannie Epperson Brewer Elder (1882 - 1952)*
  Elizabeth Jane Brewer Proctor (1886 - 1981)*
  Lallie Bell Brewer Oney (1892 - 1982)*
  Lillard Peyton Brewer (1894 - 1960)*
  Eula Marie Brewer Fortnam (1898 - 1980)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Husband of Elizabeth
 
Burial:
Harris Chapel Cemetery
Clarksville
Red River County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Carolyn Schmid
Originally Created by: MB
Record added: Nov 08, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5938964
William Houston Brewer, Sr
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William Houston Brewer, Sr
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William Houston Brewer, Sr
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