Kent County Biographies
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Railway Officials in America 1906
Francis C. Brewer was born Feb. 21, 1835, in Jackson county. His parents, Alonzo and Eliza Brewer, were natives
of Ontario Co., N. Y. They came to this county in 1846, where the father died in 1864 and the latter in 1863. Mr.
Brewer enlisted in the war of the Rebellion in 1863 and was in the Union army two years, seeing conside able active
service. He was married in 1861 to Mary S., daughter of Samuel and Huldah Colton. They have two children living
of four that have been born to them -Claude and Maude. Mr. Brewer has a farm of 100 acres on sec. 29. He has been
Assessor four years and is a member of the Masonic order. P. O., Englishville.
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