The Resource Brewer family papers

Brewer family papers

Label
Brewer family papers, 1847-1983
Title
Brewer family papers
Inclusive dates
1847-1983
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1847-1983, of the Brewer family of Rockingham County, Virginia, namely Adam H. Brewer (1822-1905) and his son Dr. Scott W. Brewer (1858-1927). The collection contains clippings, correspondence, poetry, recipes, school exercises, scrapbook, stamp collection, teacher's register from Greenwood School in Albemarle County, and information on the Woman's Christian Temperance Union. There is a good deal of material related to Adam H. Brewer's duties as constable, including executions and receipts for claims due various individuals, lists of claims collected and returned, and memorandum and receipt books
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
The Brewer family were residents of Rockingham County, Virginia. Adam H. Brewer was born on 5 September 1822. He was a merchant and served as constable and deputy sheriff. He married Jane E. Rhodes (1830-1904). Adam H. Brewer died on 2 October 1905 and is buried in Keezletown Cemetery. His son, Scott William Brewer was born on 26 August 1858. He was a physician. Dr. Brewer married Flemma Swank (1867-1943). He died in 1927.
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Brewer family papers
Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaead/published/lva/vivadoc.pl?file=vi03746.xml
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
.9
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Abbott, Kathy
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001687394
Type of unit
cu. ft. (2 boxes)

Library Locations

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