I am looking for information on my Brewer family line.I have come to a brick wall with my Ggg-grandfather William Brewer.
William was born in Louisiana, however I do not when and the exact location of where. He died on May 30, 1886 in Texas.
William married Carolyn Hillebrandt (b-Abt. 1822, Abbeville, LA; d-January 9, 1892, Unknown-guessing Texas), on January 2, 1850 in Jefferson County, Texas.
Carolyn was the daughter of Christian Hillebrandt and Eurasie Blanchette and grand daughter to Efrus Hillebrant & Bellesi Deacon and Oliver Blanchet & Ursule Faustin.
William and Carolyn's children are: Erastus William (some accounts show William Erastus) b-1850, Orange County (some accounts list Jefferson-bordering counties), TX, d-unknown, m-Mary Tennesse Stewart (b-Burnet County, TX); J.B. Brewer; E.L. Brewer Paterson; Elisha Brewer; A.J. Brewer; Andrew Erasmus Brewer, b-1855 around Jefferson County, TX. (Exact names and number of children unknown)
Erasts and Mary Brewer's children are: Samuel Aaron Brewer b-unknown, d-unknown, m-Iva Ema Kolb (b-July 23, 1902, d-January 31, 1979, Loving, TX) on October 7, 1920; Rutha Ann Brewer, b- April 13, 1883 London, Orange County, TX. (Exact names and number of children unknown)
Samuel and Iva's children: Christine Brewer, b- September 11, 1921; Samuel Aaron, Jr. b-March 26, 1925, Breckenridge, Stephens, TX, d-April 29, 1998, Orangevale, Sacramento, CA, m-Elvita "Peggy" Southern (b-February 13, 1929, Coleman, TX) on August 20, 1946; Viola Ruby "Ruth" Brewer, b-July 9, 1927.
Sam and Peggy's children: Samuel Aaron Brewer, III, b-July 27, 1947, Los Angeles, CA, m-Cheryl Kaye Buck (b-April 6, 1945), m-Jeannie Florence Thomason (b-June 30, 1944); Anthony Stephen Brewer, b-July 14, 1949, Breckenridge, TX; Mark Sidney Brewer, b-April 12, 1954, Pueblo, Pueblo County, CO.
Sam and Kaye's children: Stephanie Anne Brewer, b- November 26, 1970; Samuel Aaron Brewer, IV, b-August 27, 1974.
Does any of this sound familure?Please contact me if you think you can help.