31 March 2013

War of 1812 Veteran - Albee Brewster

By Pamela Pattison Lash

Here's a FGS I put together for a War of 1812 Veteran, Albee Brewster, who was buried in Williams Co, OH.

Name: Albe Brewster
Birth: 30 Apr 1790 Cambridge, Lamoille Co, VT
Death: 2 Sep 1871 Florence Twp, Williams Co, OH
Death Memo: Death V1 p13 congestion of the bowels
Burial: Edon Cem, Florence Twp, Williams Co, OH1
Burial Memo: @81Y 5M
Father: Jonah Brewster
Mother: Sarah Robinson
Other spouses: Cynthia Page
Elvira Wilder
Marriage: 18 Nov 1850 Huron Co, OH2
Marr Memo: by Elder Vinning
Spouse: Lydia M. Riggs
Birth: 1808 Delaware Co, NY
Death: 13 Oct 1889 Sandusky, OH
Father: Thomas Riggs
Mother: Irene
Other spouses: Obediah Vaughn , JR.

Notes for Albe Brewster
The Brewster Genealogy, Emma C Brewster Jones,  V1, The Grafton Press; New York, 1908

Private, in Captain James Taylor’s Co, VT Militia, War of 1812

1850 Townsend Twp, Huron Co, OH
h/h Rockwood, Reuben 24 NY
Cynthia 19 VT
Ellen 3 OH
Franklin 1 OH
Brewster, Alva 60 VT
Madison 24 VT
Edwin 17 VT

1860 Townsend Twp, Huron Co, OH
h/h/869 Brewster, Abbe 70 VT farmer
Lydia 51 NY
Riggs 12 IN

1870 Florence Twp, Williams Co, OH
h/h Brewster, Albert 80 VT farmer
Lydia 61 NY

1880 Florence Twp, Williams Co, OH
h/h Brewster, Lydia 71 NY-NY-NY widow
Reynolds, Fanny niece 39 NY-NY-NY

Notes for Lydia M. Riggs
First husband was Odadiah Vaughn.

1. Florence Twp, Williams Co, OH Cemeteries, WCGS, p54
2. Marriages of Huron Co, OH, V3 p203