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Governeur Brewer

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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Governeur Brewer was born in 1871 in Parke County, Indiana (son of *Jacob H. Brewer and *Elizabeth Lusk).

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  *Jacob H. Brewer was born in 1841 in Muskingum County, Ohio (son of *John Brewer and Minerva Prest); died in in Vigo County, Indiana.

    *Jacob married *Elizabeth Lusk on 9 Oct 1864 in Parke County, Indiana; Book 3, Page 57. *Elizabeth (daughter of *Salmon Solmon Lusk, Sr. and Mary Polly Beard) was born in 1842 in Lusk Springs, Sugar Creek Township, Parke County, Indiana; died on 30 Apr 1875 in Sugar Creek Township, Park County, Indiana; was buried in 1875 in Lusk Chapel, Parke County, Indiana. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  *Elizabeth Lusk was born in 1842 in Lusk Springs, Sugar Creek Township, Parke County, Indiana (daughter of *Salmon Solmon Lusk, Sr. and Mary Polly Beard); died on 30 Apr 1875 in Sugar Creek Township, Park County, Indiana; was buried in 1875 in Lusk Chapel, Parke County, Indiana.
    Children:
    1. Solomon Brewer was born in 1866 in Parke County, Indiana.
    2. Almeda Brewer was born in 1868 in Parke County, Indiana.
    3. 1. Governeur Brewer was born in 1871 in Parke County, Indiana.
    4. John J. Brewer was born in 1875 in Parke County, Indiana.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  *John Brewer was born in 1813 in Pennsylvania (son of *Jacob Brewer and Annette Bogardus).

    *John married Minerva Prest. Minerva was born in 1813 in Pennsylvania; Maryland. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Minerva Prest was born in 1813 in Pennsylvania; Maryland.
    Children:
    1. Mary A. Brewer was born in 1835 in Pennsylvania.
    2. James A. Brewer was born in 1837 in Pennsylvania.
    3. Harriet J. Brewer was born in 1839 in Pennsylvania.
    4. 2. *Jacob H. Brewer was born in 1841 in Muskingum County, Ohio; died in in Vigo County, Indiana.
    5. Sarah M. Brewer was born in 1847 in Muskingum County, Ohio.
    6. Henry W. S. Brewer was born in 1853 in Vermillion County, Indiana.

  3. 6.  *Salmon Solmon Lusk, Sr. was born on 17 Apr 1788 in Carleton, Poltney Rutland County, Vermont--See Notes (son of *Samuel Lusk and Naomi Bryant); died on 28 Aug 1869 in Sugar Creek Township, Parke County, Indiana; was buried on 30 Aug 1869 in Bethany Cemetery, Marshall, Parke County, Indiana.

    *Salmon married Mary Polly Beard on 19 Nov 1819 in Vigo County, Indiana; Per In. State Library Database. Mary (daughter of John Beard and Wife Brodrick) was born in 1798 in Maryland; Pennsylvania; died on 11 Aug 1883 in Sugar Creek Township, Parke County, Indiana; was buried between 1880 and Dec 1916 in Bethany Cemetery, Marshall, Parke County, Indiana. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Mary Polly Beard was born in 1798 in Maryland; Pennsylvania (daughter of John Beard and Wife Brodrick); died on 11 Aug 1883 in Sugar Creek Township, Parke County, Indiana; was buried between 1880 and Dec 1916 in Bethany Cemetery, Marshall, Parke County, Indiana.
    Children:
    1. *William Lusk was born on 7 Dec 1824 in Clinton, Vermillion County, Indiana; died on 12 Apr 1903 in Sugar Creek Township, Parke County, Indiana; was buried in Apr 1903 in Bloomingdale Cemetery, Bloomingdale, Parke County, Indiana.
    2. *Mary Lusk was born on 11 Mar 1826 in Lusk Springs, Sugar Creek Township, Parke County, Indiana; died on 28 Jan 1861 in 34 Y, 10 M, 17 D; Brown Township, Montgomery County, Indiana; was buried in 1861 in Hallett Cemetery, Brown Township, Montgomery County, Indiana; 1-34/2-5; Back In The Woods On Hwy 234.
    3. Lydia Lidia Lusk was born on 10 Aug 1831 in Lusk Springs, Sugar Creek Township, Parke County, Indiana.
    4. Susan A. Lusk was born in 1834 in Sugar Creek Township, Parke County, Indiana; died on 26 Jan 1901 in Parke County, Indiana; was buried in Jan 1901 in Bloomingdale Cemetery, Parke County, Indiana.
    5. John Lusk was born in 1837 in Sugar Creek Township, Parke County, Indiana; died on 18 May 1915 in Parke Place, A Brick Home, The Narrows On Sugar Creek, Now Historical Home At Turkey Run State Parke, Parke County, Indiana; was buried in May 1915 in Bethany Cemetery, Marshall, Parke County, Indiana.
    6. Caroline Lusk was born on 10 Feb 1840 in Sugar Creek Township, Parke County, Indiana; died on 12 Nov 1842 in 2 Y, 9 M, 2 D; Parke Place, Parke County, Indiana-Now Turkey Run State Parke; was buried in Nov 1842 in So. Of Lusk Home, Now Historical Site In Turkey Run State Parke, Parke County, Indiana.
    7. 3. *Elizabeth Lusk was born in 1842 in Lusk Springs, Sugar Creek Township, Parke County, Indiana; died on 30 Apr 1875 in Sugar Creek Township, Park County, Indiana; was buried in 1875 in Lusk Chapel, Parke County, Indiana.
    8. Salmon Lusk, Jr. was born in 1843 in Sugar Creek Township, Parke County, Indiana; died on 5 Mar 1863 in Civil War-Battle Of Thompson Station, Springhill, Tennessee; was buried in 1863 in Bethany Cemetery, Marshall, Parke County, Indiana.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  *Jacob Brewer was born in in Monmouth County, New Jersey (son of *Mathew Brower Brewer and Wife); died in in Ohio.

    *Jacob married Annette Bogardus on 29 Jan 1681/82 in Probably In Pennsylvania. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Annette Bogardus (daughter of Anneke Jans Bogardus).
    Children:
    1. 4. *John Brewer was born in 1813 in Pennsylvania.
    2. Everardus Brewer

  3. 12.  *Samuel Lusk was born on 29 Jan 1751/52 in Newington, Hartford County, Connecticut (son of *John Lusk and Jane Trumbull); died in 1828 in Poultney, Rutland County, Vermont.

    *Samuel married Naomi Bryant about 1777 in Possibly Vermont. Naomi was born in 1749 in Carleton, Vermont. [Group Sheet]


  4. 13.  Naomi Bryant was born in 1749 in Carleton, Vermont.
    Children:
    1. Samuel Lusk, Jr. was born on 4 Apr 1777 in Woodbury, Litchfield County, Connecticut.
    2. Irena Lusk was born on 17 May 1779 in Woodbury, Litchfield County, Connecticut.
    3. Alvin Lusk was born on 14 Sep 1783 in Poultney, Rutland County, Vermont.
    4. William Lusk was born on 25 Nov 1785 in Poultney, Rutland County, Vermont.
    5. 6. *Salmon Solmon Lusk, Sr. was born on 17 Apr 1788 in Carleton, Poltney Rutland County, Vermont--See Notes; died on 28 Aug 1869 in Sugar Creek Township, Parke County, Indiana; was buried on 30 Aug 1869 in Bethany Cemetery, Marshall, Parke County, Indiana.
    6. Sarah Lusk was born on 31 Dec 1791 in Poultney, Rutland County, Vermont.
    7. Abiah Lusk was born on 10 Jun 1796 in Poultney, Rutland County, Vermont.

  5. 14.  John Beard

    John married Wife Brodrick. [Group Sheet]


  6. 15.  Wife Brodrick
    Children:
    1. 7. Mary Polly Beard was born in 1798 in Maryland; Pennsylvania; died on 11 Aug 1883 in Sugar Creek Township, Parke County, Indiana; was buried between 1880 and Dec 1916 in Bethany Cemetery, Marshall, Parke County, Indiana.