Descendants of James BREWER





	Generation No. 1



1.  JAMES BREWER died in Brunswick Co., VA.  He married ANN BREWER UNK.  

	

Children of JAMES BREWER and ANN UNKNOWN are:

	i.	THOMAS BREWER.

2.	ii.	NICHOLAS BREWER, b. 1783, NC; d. May 05, 1851, Benton Co, TN.

3.	iii.	LEWIS WIGGINS BREWER, b. 1784, NC; d. Aft. 1870, Benton Co, TN.





	Generation No. 2



2.  NICHOLAS BREWER was born 1783 in NC, and died May 05, 1851 in Benton

Co, TN.  He married SARAH BREWER UNKNOWN.  She was born 1783 in NC, and

died Jun 29, 1860 in Benton Co, TN.

	

Children of NICHOLAS BREWER and SARAH UNKNOWN are:

4.	i.	LOUISA BREWER, b. 1807, NC; d. 1876, Benton Co, TN.

5.	ii.	REBECCA BREWER, b. 1808, SC; d. Abt. 1875, Benton Co, TN.

	iii.	EDMOND BREWER, b. 1811, TN; d. 1867, Benton Co, TN; m. HARRIET

		RUSHING.

	iv.	DANIEL THOMAS BREWER, b. 1814, TN; d. Benton Co, TN; m. NANCY ANN

		MCKENZIE; b. 1816.

	v.	DAVID MONROE BREWER, b. 1816, TN; d. 1870, Benton Co, TN; m.

		ELIZABETH MCGLOHON, 1844.

	vi.	MANERVA BREWER, b. 1818, TN; m. ROBERT D. CHERRY.

6.	vii.	NICHOLAS JR. BREWER, b. 1821, TN; d. 1895, Benton Co, TN.

	viii.	SARAH HIXIE BREWER, b. 1824, TN; d. 1910, Benton Co, TN; m.

		WILLIAM THOMAS BREWER, 1840.

	ix.	ARELLA CAROLINE BREWER, b. 1826, TN; m. JOHN F.L. MELTON, 1841.

	x.	ASA HENDERSON BREWER, b. 1829, TN; m. SARAH E. HOLTZCLAW, 1873,

		Panola Co., TX.



3.  LEWIS WIGGINS BREWER was born 1784 in NC, and died Aft. 1870 in

Benton Co, TN.  He married MARY POLLY ALSUP May 21, 1808 in Dickson Co,

TN, daughter of JOSEPH ALSUP and DRUCILLA LAWSON.  



More About LEWIS WIGGINS BREWER:

Census: 1870, Benton Co, TN Dist-8 Pg-132

Military service: Apr 15, 1814, Stewart Co, TN

	

Children of LEWIS BREWER and MARY ALSUP are:

7.	i.	STERLING BREWER, b. 1810, Stewart Co, TN; d. Abt. 1858, Benton Co,

		TN.

	ii.	ANALIZA ELIZABETH BREWER, b. 1811, Stewart Co, TN; d. 1870, Benton

		Co, TN.

8.	iii.	ALFRED WIGGINS BREWER, b. 1812, Stewart Co, TN; d. 1860, Benton

		Co, TN.

9.	iv.	LEWIS JR. WIGGINS BREWER, b. 1814, Stewart Co, TN; d. Mar 20,

		1885, Benton Co, TN.

	v.	NANCY BREWER, b. Dec 25, 1816, Stewart Co, TN; d. Sep 27, 1910,

		Benton Co, TN.

	vi.	ROBERT BREWER, b. 1818, Stewart Co, TN; d. 1839, Benton Co, TN.

	vii.	MARY POLLY BREWER, b. 1820, Humphreys Co, TN; d. 1912, Benton Co,

		TN; m. PRIDGEON M. MELTON, Dec 18, 1866, Benton Co, TN.



More About PRIDGEON M. MELTON:

Military service: Capt. Co. B 55th (Browns) TN Inf.



	viii.	MATILDA BREWER, b. Oct 09, 1822, Humphreys Co, TN; d. 1870, Benton

		Co, TN.

	ix.	DELPHIA BREWER, b. 1826, Benton Co, TN; d. Aft. 1880; m. HOSEA D.

		ALLEN, Nov 20, 1851.

	x.	CAROLINE BREWER, b. Aft. 1827; m. ZACHARIAH W. PRICE, Feb 07, 1851.





	Generation No. 3



4.  LOUISA BREWER was born 1807 in NC, and died 1876 in Benton Co, TN. 

She married WILLIAM HOLLAND.  He was born 1803 in TN.



More About WILLIAM HOLLAND:

Census: 1850, Benton Co, TN Pg-339B

	

Children of LOUISA BREWER and WILLIAM HOLLAND are:

	i.	MALINDA HOLLAND, b. 1824.

	ii.	MARY HOLLAND, b. 1827.

	iii.	SARAH HOLLAND, b. 1830.

	iv.	NICHOLAS HOLLAND, b. 1833.

	v.	PHEBE HOLLAND, b. 1837.

	vi.	LOUISA HOLLAND, b. 1839.

	vii.	WILLIAM HOLLAND, b. 1842.

	viii.	LEWIS HOLLAND, b. 1845.

10.	ix.	REBECCA HOLLAND, b. Jun 1847, Benton Co, TN.

	x.	DAVID HOLLAND, b. 1849.

	xi.	KISIAH HOLLAND, b. 1852.



5.  REBECCA BREWER was born 1808 in SC, and died Abt. 1875 in Benton Co,

TN.  She married KENNETH REDDICK 1828.  He was born 1799 in NC.



More About KENNETH REDDICK:

Census: 1850, Benton Co, TN Pg-340b

	

Children of REBECCA BREWER and KENNETH REDDICK are:

	i.	ORIN REDDICK, b. 1829.

	ii.	SARAH REDDICK, b. 1830.

	iii.	MARY REDDICK, b. 1832.

	iv.	WILLIAM REDDICK, b. 1834.

	v.	MANERVA REDDICK, b. 1835.

	vi.	BARBARA REDDICK, b. 1838.



6.  NICHOLAS JR. BREWER was born 1821 in TN, and died 1895 in Benton Co,

TN.  He married (1) MARGARET MCKENZIE, daughter of MALCOLM MCKENZIE and

NANCY BEATON.  She was born 1814 in TN.  He married (2) MARY ANN BELYEW.  

He married (3) KIZIAH MATHENY.  

	

Children of NICHOLAS BREWER and MARGARET MCKENZIE are:

	i.	EFFA BREWER, b. 1839.

	ii.	WILLIAM BREWER, b. 1840.

	iii.	SARAH BREWER, b. 1841.

	iv.	NANCY BREWER, b. 1842.

	v.	NICHOLAS BREWER, b. 1843.

	vi.	MALCOMB BREWER, b. 1847.

	vii.	MARGARET BREWER, b. 1848.



7.  STERLING BREWER was born 1810 in Stewart Co, TN, and died Abt. 1858

in Benton Co, TN.  He married MARY BREWER UNKNOWN.  She was born 1822 in TN.



More About STERLING BREWER:

Census: 1850, Benton Co, TN Pg. 332

	

Children of STERLING BREWER and MARY UNKNOWN are:

	i.	DRUCILLA BREWER, b. 1838; m. A.G. MCFERSON, Sep 04, 1855, Benton Co,

		TN.

	ii.	EDMUND BREWER, b. 1840.

	iii.	LEWIS BREWER, b. 1843.

	iv.	MARY BREWER, b. 1845.

11.	v.	JOHN NEELY BREWER, b. Dec 08, 1847, Benton Co, TN; d. Mar 10,

		1922, Weakley Co, TN.

	vi.	NANCY BREWER, b. 1849.

	vii.	CATHERINE BREWER, b. 1853.

	viii.	ISABELLA BREWER, b. 1854.

	ix.	WILLIAM BREWER, b. 1856.

	x.	GEORGE BREWER, b. 1858.



8.  ALFRED WIGGINS BREWER was born 1812 in Stewart Co, TN, and died 1860

in Benton Co, TN.  He married ELIZA BREWER UNKNOWN.  She was born 1816 in TN.



More About ALFRED WIGGINS BREWER:

Census: 1850, Benton Co, TN Pg340

	

Children of ALFRED BREWER and ELIZA UNKNOWN are:

	i.	ARCADA BREWER, b. 1834.

	ii.	REBECCA BREWER, b. 1836.

	iii.	DAVID BREWER, b. 1840.

	iv.	PRISCILLA BREWER, b. 1842.

	v.	JOHN BREWER, b. 1844.

	vi.	NICHOLAS BREWER, b. 1846, TN.

	vii.	JAMES BREWER, b. 1848.

	viii.	HENRY BREWER, b. 1856.



9.  LEWIS JR. WIGGINS BREWER was born 1814 in Stewart Co, TN, and died

Mar 20, 1885 in Benton Co, TN.  He married MARTHA ANN HERRINGTON 1835 in

Benton Co, TN.  

	

Children of LEWIS BREWER and MARTHA HERRINGTON are:

	i.	WILLIAM S. BREWER, b. 1841, Benton Co, TN.

	ii.	WINFIELD SCOTT BREWER, b. Jan 01, 1848, Benton Co, TN.

	iii.	PATRICK HENRY BREWER, b. 1854, TN.

	iv.	WILLIAM THOMAS BREWER, b. May 25, 1856, TN.





	Generation No. 4



10.  REBECCA HOLLAND was born Jun 1847 in Benton Co, TN.  She married

JOHN NEELY BREWER 1865, son of STERLING BREWER and MARY UNKNOWN.  He was

born Dec 08, 1847 in Benton Co, TN, and died Mar 10, 1922 in Weakley Co,

TN2.



More About JOHN NEELY BREWER:

Burial: Travis Chapel, Weakley Co, TN

Census: 1900, Weakley Co, TN Vol.74 ED.120

	

Children of REBECCA HOLLAND and JOHN BREWER are:

	i.	CATHERINE BREWER, b. 1867.

	ii.	JOHN THOMAS BREWER, b. 1867.

	iii.	ELLEN C. BREWER, b. 1869.

	iv.	SARAH T. BREWER, b. 1870.

	v.	NANCY C. BREWER, b. 1873.

	vi.	ORLENIA E. BREWER, b. 1876.

	vii.	MARY A. BREWER, b. 1879.

	viii.	WILLIAM S. BREWER, b. Jan 1882; m. VERLIE NICHOLS.

12.	ix.	LEWIS LUCIAN BREWER, b. May 1884, TN; d. 1939, Weakley Co, TN.

13.	x.	GEORGE DENT BREWER, b. Nov 14, 1885, McNairy Co, TN; d. Nov 17,

		1920, Weakley Co, TN.

	xi.	LAURA M. BREWER, b. Jun 1887; m. OSCAR COOK.



11.  JOHN NEELY BREWER was born Dec 08, 1847 in Benton Co, TN, and died

Mar 10, 1922 in Weakley Co, TN2.  He married REBECCA HOLLAND 1865,

daughter of WILLIAM HOLLAND and LOUISA BREWER.  She was born Jun 1847 in

Benton Co, TN.



More About JOHN NEELY BREWER:

Burial: Travis Chapel, Weakley Co, TN

Census: 1900, Weakley Co, TN Vol.74 ED.120

	

Children are listed above under (10) Rebecca HOLLAND.





	Generation No. 5



12.  LEWIS LUCIAN BREWER was born May 1884 in TN, and died 1939 in

Weakley Co, TN.  He married ADDIE TYLER.  She was born 1883, and died 1962

in Weakley Co, TN.



More About LEWIS LUCIAN BREWER:

Burial: Weakley Co, TN



More About ADDIE TYLER:

Burial: Weakley Co, TN

	

Children of LEWIS BREWER and ADDIE TYLER are:

	i.	JEWEL BREWER, b. 1905.

	ii.	LEON BREWER.

	iii.	CARLOS BREWER.

	iv.	RUBY PAULINE BREWER.



13.  GEORGE DENT BREWER was born Nov 14, 1885 in McNairy Co, TN, and died

Nov 17, 1920 in Weakley Co, TN.  He married MAUDE MAYWOOD LUCKETT 1905 in

Weakley Co, TN, daughter of ANDREW LUCKETT and LYZINKA MCCORMICK.  She was

born Mar 14, 1886 in Weakley Co, TN, and died Apr 08, 1974 in Dyer Co, TN.



Notes for GEORGE DENT BREWER:

George was 35 yrs. old when he died. Just months before his death his

family is listed on the 1920 Cheatham Co, TN Census living in district 6.

He is listed as a Railroad laborer.



More About GEORGE DENT BREWER:

Occupation: 1920, Railroad Laborer



Notes for MAUDE MAYWOOD LUCKETT:

Ed Pitts was Maudie's 1st husband. They had one child  Ina and she died

at the age of 6 months.



OBIT: Mrs. Maude Brewer, 140 Gurley Drive, Dyersburg, died Monday morning

at the Parkview Hospital. She was 88. Funeral services will be held

Wednesday afternoon at 2:00 at the Chapel of Curry's Funeral Home. The

Reverend J.W. Vaughn will officiate, assisted by the Reverend Thomas

Pirtle. Interment will follow at the Fairview Cemetery.

Grandsons will server as pallbearers. They are G.T. Davis, Bob T.

Frazier, George Frazier, George D. Brewer, Larry D. Brewer, John A.

Brewer, and Greg Cash. H.W. Curry and Son Funeral Home has charge of

arrangements.

 She is survived by one daughter, Mrs. vera B. Frazier of Dyersburg;

three sons, Ralph L. Brewer, Andrew Doyle Brewer and John L. Brewer, all

of Dyersburg; two sisters, Mrs. R.B. Nichols and Mrs. B.D. Yates, both of

Memphis; 17 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren, and six

great-great-grandchildren.



More About MAUDE MAYWOOD LUCKETT:

Burial: Fairview Cemetery, Dyersburg, TN

Social Security Number: 410-82-7253

	

Children of GEORGE BREWER and MAUDE LUCKETT are:

	i.	ANNA BEATRISE BREWER, b. 1905, Dresden, Weakley Co, TN; d. 1905,

		Dresden, Weakley Co, TN.



Notes for ANNA BEATRISE BREWER:

Anna Beatrice Brewer died in 1905 at the age of 9 months old.



14.	ii.	VERA LAVERNE BREWER, b. Apr 09, 1908, Dresden, Weakley Co, TN; d.

		Sep 07, 1991, Memphis, TN.

15.	iii.	RALPH LYKERGUS BREWER, b. Jul 24, 1911, Missouri; d. Mar 21,

		2000, Dyer Co, TN.

16.	iv.	PRIVATE

17.	v.	JOHN LEWIS "BUCK" BREWER, b. May 21, 1917, TN; d. Sep 25, 1996,

		Kirkland, Dekalb, IL.





	Generation No. 6



14.  VERA LAVERNE BREWER was born Apr 09, 1908 in Dresden, Weakley Co,

TN, and died Sep 07, 1991 in Memphis, TN.  She married BOB TAYLOR FRAZIER

Dec 01, 1923 in Union City, TN, son of JOHN FRAZIER and NANCY LONG.  He

was born Mar 18, 1903 in Perry Co, TN, and died May 07, 1952 in Maury

City, Crockett Co, TN.



Notes for VERA LAVERNE BREWER:

MEMPHIS COMMERCIAL APPEAL

Date: MONDAY, September 9, 1991

MRS. VERA B. FRAZIER, 83, of Memphis, formerly of Dyersburg, Tenn.,

retired sales clerk and owner of Frazier's Nursing Home in Dyersburg,

died Saturday at Hillhaven Convalescent Center. Graveside services will

be at 2 p.m. today in Fairview Cemetery Dyersburg. J. W. Curry & Son

Funeral Home in Dyersburg has charge. She was a member of North View

Baptist Church in Memphis. Mrs. Frazier, the widow of Bob T. Frazier,

leaves two daughters, Mrs. Nita Davis and Mrs. Helen Schaaf, and two

sons, Royce 'B. Jack' Frazier and Bob Frazier, all of Memphis; three

brothers, Ralph L. Brewer and Doyle Brewer, both of Dyersburg, and John

L. Brewer of Genoa, Ill., 12 grandchildren, 20 great- grandchildren and

eight great-great-grandchildren.



More About VERA LAVERNE BREWER:

Burial: Fairview Cemetery, Dyersburg, TN

Occupation: Retirement home owner

Social Security Number: 414-36-9039 TN



More About BOB TAYLOR FRAZIER:

Burial: Fairview Cemetery, Dyersburg, TN

Occupation: Electrician and a Farmer.

	

Children of VERA BREWER and BOB FRAZIER are:

18.	i.	MILDRED JUANITA FRAZIER, b. Aug 25, 1924, Dyersburg, Dyer Co, TN;

		d. Jan 02, 1999, Memphis, TN.

19.	ii.	ROYCE MELVIN FRAZIER, b. Dec 14, 1926, Dyersburg, Dyer Co, TN; d.

		Sep 30, 1996, Memphis, TN.

20.	iii.	PRIVATE

21.	iv.	PRIVATE



15.  RALPH LYKERGUS BREWER was born Jul 24, 1911 in Missouri, and died

Mar 21, 2000 in Dyer Co, TN.  He married KATIE SUE PUGH, daughter of CLAUD

PUGH and SUSIE UNKNOWN.  She was born Aug 25, 1913.



Notes for RALPH LYKERGUS BREWER:

Friday, March 21, 2000

NEWBERN - RALPH L. BREWER, 85, retired carpenter for Forcum-Lannom, died

Friday at Methodist Hospital of Dyersburg after a stroke. Graveside

services will be at 4 p.m. Sunday at Fairview Cemetery. Johnson Funeral

Home has charge. Mr. Brewer, the husband of Katie Sue Pugh Brewer, also

leaves a daughter, Wanda Brewer Rice, and a son, Dent Brewer, both of

Newbern; a brother, Doyle Brewer of Dyersburg, six grandchildren and four

great-grandchildren.



More About RALPH LYKERGUS BREWER:

Burial: Fairview Cemetery, Dyersburg, TN

Occupation: Carpenter

	

17.  JOHN LEWIS "BUCK" BREWER was born May 21, 1917 in TN, and died Sep

25, 1996 in Kirkland, Dekalb, IL.  He married BONNIE NORINE RHODES.  She

died Unknown.



Notes for JOHN LEWIS "BUCK" BREWER:

Buck was a Marine during WW II.



	Generation No. 7



18.  MILDRED JUANITA FRAZIER was born Aug 25, 1924 in Dyersburg, Dyer Co,

TN, and died Jan 02, 1999 in Memphis, TN.  She married TOM DAVIS Mar 22,

1941.  He was born Sep 03, 1920.



Notes for MILDRED JUANITA FRAZIER:

MEMPHIS COMMERCIAL APPEAL

Date: TUESDAY, January 5, 1999

MILDRED JUANITA `NITA' FRAZIER DAVIS, 74, of Memphis, died of cancer

Saturday at her home. Services will be at noon today at Forest Hill

Funeral Home East with burial in Forest Hill Cemetery East. She was a

hostess for McDonald's for 22 years. She leaves an ex-husband who cared

for her, Tom Davis; four daughters, Tommie Cleveland and Gail Stout, both

of Gatlinburg, Tenn., Barbara Davis of Memphis and Rebecca Clements of

Southaven; a son, Bobby Davis of Memphis; a sister, Helen Schaaf of

Chicago; a brother, Bob Frazier of Cookeville, Tenn., and six

grandchildren. The family requests that any memorials be sent to St. Jude

Children's Research Hospital or Ronald McDonald House.



More About MILDRED JUANITA FRAZIER:

Burial: Forest Hill Cemetery, Memphis, TN

	

19.  ROYCE MELVIN FRAZIER was born Dec 14, 1926 in Dyersburg, Dyer Co,

TN3, and died Sep 30, 1996 in Memphis, TN. He married LENA FAYE CURTIS Nov

20, 1943 in Caruthersville, MO, daughter of ALMER CURTIS and ZOLA

THROGMARTIN.



Notes for ROYCE MELVIN FRAZIER:



MEMPHIS COMMERCIAL APPEAL

Date: WEDNESDAY, October 2, 1996

ROYCE MELVIN FRAZIER, 69, of Memphis, formerly of Halls, Tenn., retired

welder, died Monday at St. Joseph Hospital after a stroke. Services will

be at 2 p.m. today at Halls Funeral Home with burial in Friendship

Cemetery. He was a member of Georgian Hills Baptist Church. Mr. Frazier,

the husband of Lena Faye Curtis Frazier, also leaves a daughter, Brenda

Crisman of Memphis; two sons, Gary Frazier of Atoka, Tenn., and Larry

Frazier of Memphis; two sisters, Juanita Davis of Memphis and Helen

Schaaf of Chicago; a brother, Bob Frazier of Memphis, eight grandchildren

and nine great-grandchildren.



Children of ROYCE FRAZIER and LENA CURTIS are:

26.	i.	LARRY ROYCE FRAZIER, b. Nov 05, 1944, Memphis, TN; d. Feb 14,

		2000, Memphis, TN.





22.  GEORGE DENT BREWER was born Feb 03, 1941 in TN, and died in Dyer Co,

TN.



Notes for GEORGE DENT BREWER:

Known as Dent Brewer by most and lived in Newbern upon his death.

He was a retired employee of the GTE Sylvania plant of Dyersburg, a

member of the Fair Havens Church of Christ, former commissioner and avid

supporter of the Newbern Dixie Youth baseball league, and a former member

of the Dyer County High School Band Booster Club. Until he became

physically unable, it was Dent who groomed the baseball fields each

afternoon so hundreds of young people could play ball that evening. It

was also Dent who could be found at spring band drills and at all the

band booster meetings. His face was very familiar at band functions

wherever the Choctaws performed. He always had a smile on his face and

was always helping others.



Publication Date: April 23, 1999

Source: The Commercial Appeal Memphis, TN

NEWBERN - Dent Brewer, 58, retired employee at GTE Sylvania Plant of

Dyersburg, died Wednesday at Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare in Dyersburg

of an accidental drowning. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at

Johnson Funeral Home with burial in Fairview Cemetery in Dyersburg. He

was a member of Fair Havens Church of Christ, former commissioner of

Newbern Dixie Youth Baseball League and former member of Dyer County High

School Band Booster Club. Mr. Brewer, the husband of Judy Brewer, also

leaves two daughters, Monica Hamil of Newbern and Nancy Heathcott of

Murfreesboro; two sons, John Heathcott of Knoxville and Shane Brewer of

Dyersburg; and his mother, Katie Brewer, and a sister, Wanda Rice, both

of Newbern.



More About GEORGE DENT BREWER:

Burial: Fairview Cemetery, Dyersburg, TN

	



26.  LARRY ROYCE FRAZIER was born Nov 05, 1944 in Memphis, TN, and died

Feb 14, 2000 in Memphis, TN.  He married CHERYL JACKSON.  



Headline: MEMPHIS AREA DEATHS THROUGH THURSDAY, FEB. 17

Publication Date: February 18, 2000

Source: The Commercial Appeal Memphis, TN

LARRY ROYCE FRAZIER, 55, of Memphis, self-employed interior decorator,

died of liver disease Monday at Methodist Hospital. Services were

Wednesday at Halls (Tenn.) Funeral Home with burial in Friendship (Tenn.)

Cemetery. He was a member of Georgian Hills Baptist Church in Memphis and

was an Army veteran. He leaves three daughters, Stacy Frazier and Shawn

Marie Frazier, both of Memphis, and Lisa Frazier of Mississippi; a son,

Kevin Frazier of New Orleans; his mother, Lena Faye Frazier of Memphis; a

sister, Brenda Crisman of Memphis; a brother, Gary Frazier of Olive

Branch, and eight grandchildren.



More About LARRY ROYCE FRAZIER:

Burial: Friendship Cemetery, Crockett Co, TN

	

Endnotes



1.  IGI Record, Film No.1985707.

2.  Death Certificate, Weakley Co, TN File No.151.

3.  Birth Certificate, Dyer Co, TN File#321.

4.  Death Certificate, TN File #96 042382.



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