GEORGE J. AND MARY M. DELONG BREWER
George J. Brewer was born 1846 in England. He married Mary M. Delong on April 14, 1877 in Fairfield, Lenawee County, Michigan. Mary was born in 1850 in New York.
George and Mary had the following child:
Harry Able Brewer was born on January 19, 1878 in Lakefield Township. He married Rose DeBeau in 1902. Harry died on March 26, 1937 in Saginaw, Michigan. Both Harry and Rose are buried in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Saginaw, Michigan.
The 1880 Michigan Agriculture Census states that George Brewer owned 7 acres of tilled land and 68 acres of woodland and forest in Lakefield Township.
SOURCES: George J. and Mary Delong Brewer marriage record; 1880 United States Census and 1880 Michigan Agricultural Census; Harry A. Brewer birth record, death record and obituary.
Pioneers of Lakefield Township - Left to Right: Jacob Brown, Lawrence Dubay, Alva Hinterman, David Dubay, Mr. Harris, George Easlick, Calvin Harris; Ray Rowell standing towards the top of photo and his daughters, Mildred, Dorothy, and Carrie Rowell, sitting on the wood pile. Carry Rowell later married Fred Honaman. photo from John and Linda Honaman Johnson.
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