Wow, cool!I know that area really well!My Family lives on 96th street just of of Penn Ave.There is another Ewers family in deep west Bloomington, but I never really knew them.My sister and I were the only Ewers folks to ever really go to our HIgh School (Kennedy High) and it was really annoying that everyone always mis-pronounced our name because they had never seen it before.
Anyway, in upate to my original post, I have done researched my lineto find myself decended from my ancestery as follows:
Me, born Edina, MN --December 18, 1981; rasied in Bloomington, currently residing in Northfield, MN.
<-(My dad) Blaine Ewers, born Richland Center, WI--September 7, 1949;moved to Minneapolis are in the late 60s, maried my mom, Claudia (Pierce) Ewers in July 16, 1972.
<- (My grandpa) Theron Ewers,b. June 02, 1915; d. October 08, 1998, Richland Center, Richland Co, Wisconsin.
He married ARTYS WEEDEN May 01, 1946.
<- Blaine Ewers, was born 1884 in Marshall Twp, Richland Co, Wisconsin, and died May 09, 1949.He married BEULAH DRAPER.
<- Elihu EWERS, was born on 19 May 1852 in Washington Co, OH. He died on 8 Mar 1918 in Richland Center, WI. He was buried in Mill Creek C., Sabin, WI. Resided in Washington Co., OH;Richland Co., WI. Moved to twon of Rockbridge, Richland Co., WI1879.He was married to Ina COOPER.
<- William EWERS, was born on 16 Nov 1821. He died on 21 Nov 1898 in Richland Co., WI. He appeared on the census 1830-U.S.Census-OH in Goshen Twp, Belmont Co, OH. (16) He was buried inMill Creek C., Sabin, WI. He has Ancestral File number 2C2A. William came from Ohio to Wisconsin around 1855.(Probably with his father, Thomas Gregg Ewers).He was a farmer and settled in town of Marshall,WI, then later in Dayton, WI. He was married to Rachael WADSWORTH (daughter of John WADSWORTH) in Richland Center, WI.
<- Thomas Gregg EWERS was born about 1800 in Loudoun Co, VA. 6 mi. NW of Lincoln--then Goose Creek He died about 1869 in Ewers Hollow, Richland Co, WI. He appeared on the census 1830-U.S.Census-OH in Goshen Twp, Belmont Co, OH. (12) He appeared on the census 1840-U.S.Census-OH in Wayne, Belmont Co, OH.(13) He has Ancestral File number 2C2. Thomas was born in Virginia and later became a prominent citizen ofBelmont County, OH, where he operated a grist mill amd distillery. Comingto Richmond County, WI, around 1855, he settled in the town ofMarshall. He was married to Rachel MC DANIEL on 1 Feb 1821 in Belmont Co, OH.
<- William EWERS was born about 1770 in PA. He died in Oct 1844 in Belmont Co, OH. He appeared on the census 1840-U.S.Census-OH in Somerset, Belmont Co, OH. (4) He has Ancestral File number 2C.He was married to Amy GREGG (daughter of Thomas GREGG and Rebecca JANNEY) on 2 Nov 1797 in Goose Creek, VA.
<-John EWERS Jr was born on 27 Dec 1732/33 in Bucks Co, PA. He died on 19 Mar 1816 in Unison, Loudouns Co, VA. He has Ancestral File number 2. PA Archives 2, Series II, Pg 760, Vol VIII. PA. 6th Series, PA. Archives, Vol I, p 637, 649, Co. of Phil. Philadelphia Co, Militia. Fifth Co. under Capt. David Marpole, 5th class was John Ewers of Horsham Twnp, Bucks Co, PA. 1780.He was married to Sarah GLADNEY (daughter of Richard GLADNEY and Ann UNKNOWN) on 13 Oct 1762 in 1st Baptist Church, Philadelphia, PA.
<- John EWERS died on 12 Dec 1774. WFT-Vol 5, Pedigree #3454 shows died 24 Jul 1769 He resided Bucks County, PA.Maried to Bilhah UNKNOWN.