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Re: Margaret Brewer/Ohio
Posted by: Jenny Rasmusson (ID *****9395) Date: July 12, 2005 at 23:34:54
In Reply to: Re: Margaret Brewer/Ohio by Janice Van Lysel of 8988

Janice, could you help me with who this Benjamin is? I thought that he was the father of Benjamin md to Catherine Mellinger:
       Subject:       Benjamin Brewer1
       Birth:       circa __ ___ 1735
       Marriage:       before __ ___ 1758
       Death:       before 26 Oct 1778
       Probate:       26 Oct 1778       Yohogania county, Pennsylvania.2
       Father:
       Mother:
       __________________________________________________________________________
       
       Spouse:       Mary w/o Benjamin Brewer Sr. (--?--)
       Name-Marr:       before __ ___ 1758       Brewer
       Death:       after 26 Oct 1778
       Father:
       Mother:
       __________________________________________________________________________
       
       Ten Known Children
       __________________________________________________________________________
       
       M       Benjamin Brewer1
       Birth:       24 Apr 1755       Fayette county, Pennsylvania. ,3,4,5,6
       Daughter:       23 Jul 1780       Margaretha Brewer; Westmoreland county, Pennsylvania.7
       Marriage:       18 Mar 1781       Catherine Mellenger (b. 8 Mar 1758, d. 9 Dec 1839), daughter of John Mellenger and Barbara wife of John Mellenger; Fayette county, Pennsylvania.4,8,6
       Son:       15 Mar 1782       Benjamin Brewer; Westmoreland county, Pennsylvania.9
       Daughter:       before 20 May 1782       Catharina Gertraut Brewer; 10
       Son:       __ ___ 1783       William Brewer; 6
       Son:       __ ___ 1784       Samuel Brewer; 6
       Son:       __ ___ 1786       Peter Brewer; 6
       Daughter:       __ ___ 1788       Mary Brewer; 6
       Son:       11 Feb 1788       John Brewer; 11,6
       Daughter:       26 Aug 1799       Hannah Brewer; Indiana.6
       Death:       6 May 1834       Salem, Washington county, Indiana.3,5,6
       __________________________________________________________________________
       
       F       Maria Elizabeth Brewer12,12,12
       Name-Marr:       __ ___ ____       Welsh
       Birth:       __ ___ 1760       12
       Marriage:       before __ ___ 1802       William Welsh
       __________________________________________________________________________
       
       F       Catharina Brewer
       Birth:       __ ___ 1760
       Name-Marr:       after __ ___ 1802       Peck
       Marriage:       after __ ___ 1802       Conrad Peck Junior
       __________________________________________________________________________
       
       M       John Brewer
       Birth:       __ ___ 1763
       Birth:       28 Feb 1765       Pennsylvania.
       Marriage:       __ ___ 1790       Mary Levering; Washington county, Pennsylvania.13
       Death:       before __ ___ 1890       Morrow county, Ohio.13
       __________________________________________________________________________
       
       F       Anna Margretha Brewer
       Name-Marr:       __ ___ ____       Graham
       Birth:       __ ___ 1766
       Marriage:       before __ ___ 1803       Elias Graham
       __________________________________________________________________________
       
       F       Barbara Brewer
       Name-Marr:       __ ___ ____       Doty
       Birth:       __ ___ 1769
       Marriage:       before __ ___ 1800       Edward Doty
       __________________________________________________________________________
       
       M       Henry Brewer
       Birth:       __ ___ 1773
       __________________________________________________________________________
       
       F       Anna Brewer
       Name-Marr:       __ ___ ____       Waltz
       Birth:       __ ___ 1775
       Marriage:       before __ ___ 1802       George W. Waltz
       __________________________________________________________________________
       
       M       Christopher Brewer
       Birth:       __ ___ 1775
       Marriage:       before __ ___ 1809       Anna Levering
       __________________________________________________________________________
       
       M       Peter Brewer
       Birth:       __ ___ 1776
       Marriage:       __ ___ ____       Aholabama Levering
       __________________________________________________________________________
       Endnotes
       
       
       1. West AugustaCoOH Court Records recorded as Extract #8507
       Richard William, 1942-1992 Loveless, compiler, Records of the district of West Augusta, Ohio County, and Yohogania County, Virginia : District of West Augusta, minutes of the court (1775-1776), deeds (1775-1776); Ohio County, minutes of the court (1777-1780); Yohogania County, minutes of the court (1776-1780), wills 1776-1780)
        (Columbus, Ohio: State University Printing Dept.,, 1970)975 P2, , Brewer, Benjamin II 221,268
       p.268
       At court continued and held for Yohogania County October the 26th 1778
       Inventory of the Estate of Jonathan Higgs deceased returned by the appraisers and Ordered to be Rec'd.
       Inventory of the Estate of Benjaman Bruer deceas'd. Returned by the Appraisers and Ordered to be Recorded.
       . Hereinafter cited as West Augusta Court Records.
       
       2. Loveless, West Augusta Court Records, Brewer, Benjamin II 221,268
       p.268
       At court continued and held for Yohogania County October the 26th 1778
       Inventory of the Estate of Jonathan Higgs deceased returned by the appraisers and Ordered to be Rec'd.
       Inventory of the Estate of Benjaman Bruer deceas'd. Returned by the Appraisers and Ordered to be Recorded.
       Brewer, Mary II 221
       Minutes of Yohogania County Court
        Administration of the Estate of Benjaman Bruer deceased is granted to Mary Bruer she having complied with the Law.
       Ordered that Joseph Beeler Sen, Christopher Hays John Mellender & John Morecroft or any three of them they being firs sworn do appraise the goods chattles Credits and slaves if any of the Estate of Benjaman Brewer deceased and made return to next Court.
       .
       
       3. Mellinger recorded as Extract #8374
       Sheri O'Brien, "Sheri O'Brien on Internet," listserve message to GenForum, 16 Feb 1998. Printout dated 16 Feb 1998, Catherine[Mellinger] born March 8, 1758 died December 9, 1839 in Salem, Washington, IN. Married Benjamin Brewer who was born April 24, 1755 in Fayette Co., IN and died May 6, 1834 in Salem, Washington, IN.
       Children:
       Margaret, Peter, Samuel, William, Catherine, Mary, John, Benjamin Jr, Hannah.
       . Hereinafter cited as O'Brien.
       
       4. Brewer Family recorded as Extract #9276
       Correspondence with Mary Brewer listserve message to Brewer Genforum, unknown original date. Printout dated 5 Jan 2002, Benjamin BREWER was born 24 Apr 1755 in Fayette Co., PA and died 06 May 1834 Salem, Washington Co, IN. He married Catherine MELLENGER on 18 Mar 1781. Benjamin and Catherine's children were Hannah (m Rev George MONICAL), William (m Magaret HOLMES), Samuel, Peter, John (m Elizabeth COOLEY), Catherine (m Charles NUCKLES) and Benjamin.. Hereinafter cited as Brewer Genforum.
       
       5. Connie S., recorded as Extract #9355:
       Connie S., "Email with Connie S.," e-mail message from mermaid@ev1.net (unknown address) to Jenny Rasmusson, 7 feb 2001, The information that I have about my Benjamin Brewer is that he was born in
       4-24-1755 in Fayette Co. PA and Married about 1781. Died May 6 1834 in
       Salem, IN. He was a Revolutionary war veteran of Dutch descent. His
       military unit was the Penn Militia. I only have the information about him
       because one of his daughters married into one of my roots, the subject of a
       family tree book (upside down). Her father was only mentioned because of
       the tie to the revolutionary war.
       . Hereinafter cited as "Connie S.".
       
       6. Brewer recorded as Extract #9430
       Brewer on Ancestry.com, online larcher@ionet.net, Name: BENJAMIN BREWER
        Sex: M
        Birth: 24 Apr 1755 in FAYETTE CO., IND.
        Death: 6 May 1834 in SALEM., WASHINGTON CO., IND.
       
       Marriage 1 CATHERINE C. MELLINGER b: 8 Mar 1758 in PENN.
        Married: 18 Mar 1781
       Children
       1. CATHERINE BREWER
       2. MARGARET BREWER b: 1778
       3. WILLIAM BREWER b: 1782
       4. SAMUEL BREWER b: 1784
       5. PETER BREWER b: 1786
       6. MARY BREWER b: 1788
       7. JOHN BREWER b: 11 Feb 1788
       8. BENJAMIN BREWER , JR. b: 1792 in PENN.
       9. HANNAH JANE BREWER b: 26 Aug 1799 in INDIANA
        ID: I2236
        Name: CATHERINE C. MELLINGER
        Sex: F
        Birth: 8 Mar 1758 in PENN.
        Death: 9 Dec 1839 in SALEM., WASHINGTON CO., IND.
       
       Father: JOHN MELLINGER
       Mother: BARBARA MELLINGER
       . Hereinafter cited as Brewer on Ancestry.com.
       
       7. EHuntingtonWESTPA Church Zion, recorded as #7943
       Zion Church Lutheran and Reformed East Huntington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Parish Records 1778-1820, 15 May 1997, Paul Miller Ruff, 18 Fosterville Road Greensburg, PA, p.6 M 348 Margretha 23 Jul 1780; 24 May 1781 Benjamin Brauer and Catharina Gertaut; Georg Metzler and Anna Margaretha, Jenny Rasmusson.
       
       8. Genealogy ANF recorded as Extract #1041
       Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, compiler, "Ancestral File"; Ancestral File Family History Library, 47 North East Temple Street, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, UT 84601. Hereinafter cited as "ANF".
       
       9. EHuntingtonWESTPA Church Zion unknown record type, Jenny Rasmusson, 4 Hillside Place, Winsted, Connecticut 06098, (860)379-9310, p.8 M 424 Benjamin 15 Mar 1782; 20 May 1782 Benjamin Brauer and Cathariina Gertraut; Joh. Balthasar Duerr.
       
       10. EHuntingtonWESTPA Church Zion unknown record type, Jenny Rasmusson, 4 Hillside Place, Winsted, Connecticut 06098, (860)379-9310, p.8 M 425 Catharina Gertraut no birthdate; 20 May 1782 [same day as brother Benjamin] Benjamin Brauer and Magdalena.
       
       11. unknown author, Brewer Family in "Brewer Genforum," listserve message unknown original date, John Brewer 1788-1863 m. Elizabeth Cooley.
       
       12. unknown author, Brewer Family in "Brewer Genforum," listserve message unknown original date, Brewer children:
       Maria Elizabetha (1760) m.William Welsh
       Catharina ( 1762) m. Conrad Peck, Jr.
       John (1763) m. Mary Levering
       Anna Margaretha (1766) m. Elias Graham
       Barbara ( 1769) m. Edward Doty
       Henry (1773) m. Catherine Peck
       Anna ( 1775) m. George W. Waltz
       Christopher ( 1775) m. Anna Levering
       Peter ( 1776) m. Aholabama Levering
       .
       
       13. FayetteCoPA VR recorded as Extract #9030
       Cynthia Herrin, online www.ancestry.com, Fayette County, Pennsylvania Vital Records to 1890 (Ancestry, Inc., Orem, UT, 1999),, Name: Brewer, John
       Birth Date: Feb 28, 1765
       Birth Place: Pennsylvania
       Father's Name:
       Mother's Name:
       Spouse: Mary Levering
       Marriage Date: 1790
       Marriage Place: Washington co., PA
       Children: Abigail and nine others
       Date of Death: Before 1890
       Place of Death: Morrow co., OH
       .


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