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Oliver Wadsworth Brewster
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Birth: Oct. 25, 1791
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Sep. 20, 1872
Stephenson County
Illinois, USA

He attended Union College in Schenectady, New York.

He was a college professor and the founder of Cortland Seminary. He also held the office of president of Cortland Seminary.

He was elected sheriff of Stephenson County, Illinois serving three terms; he was also elected County Collector and Deputy Assessor of Stephenson County.

He served as a lieutenant in a cavalry company in the War of 1812.
Family links: 
  Joseph Wadsworth Brewster (1764 - 1849)
  Lovice Badger Brewster (1761 - 1822)
  Statira Stow Brewster (1787 - 1854)*
  John Kinney Brewster (1816 - 1904)*
  Daniel Stow Brewster (1819 - 1901)*
  Oliver Mills Brewster (1827 - 1865)*
  Stillborn Infant Brewster*
  Laura Brewster Kinney (1788 - 1882)*
  Oliver Wadsworth Brewster (1791 - 1872)
  Betsey Brewster Woolworth (1794 - 1876)*
  Flavia Brewster (1796 - 1895)*
  Joseph M Brewster (1801 - 1802)*
  Sabra Brewster (1809 - 1879)*
*Calculated relationship
Freeport City Cemetery
Stephenson County
Illinois, USA
Plot: NE Section - Row 16
Created by: Member#47194125
Record added: Mar 11, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66773378
Oliver Wadsworth Brewster
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Oliver Wadsworth Brewster
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Rest In Peace, Cousin (5C3R).
- James E. Welch
 Added: Nov. 22, 2016

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