From ancestry.com posting by Steve Jennings: William Brewer, b. 1780 in NC, m. before 1805 to Dorcus Tabatha Churchwell, & d. 1854 in Fayette county, AL His father was William Brewer (b. 1752 in Brunswick Co., VA) & his mother unknown His grandparents were:Oliver Brewer (b. 1708) m. to Rebecca Smith Parents of Oliver Brewer were George Brewer & Sarah Lanier.
The father of Dorcus Tabatha Churchwell was Simon Churchwell & mother unknown.