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Frederick Albert Brewer  



Frederick Albert Brewer Birth: 6 December, 1874 Warsaw, Indiana Death: 21 December, 1942 Evanston, Cook, Illinois death certificat states burial was on 23 December, 1942 at Graceland Cemetery Chicago, Cook, Illinois but tombstones is found at Oakwood Cemetery Warsaw Kosciusko County Indiana son of Joseph A Brewer and Mary Helen Handee

    1942 - Dec 23 - F. A. Brewer Died - Word has been received that F. A. Brewer well known East Side cottager, died Moandy afternoon in Evanston, Ill. He had been in poor health for several years. Funderal services were held this (Wedensday afternoon in Evanston. No further particulars were avaiable.
      Funeral Services were held Wednesday, Dec. 23, in the Hebblethwaite Chapel, Evanston, Ford Frederick Albert Brewer, who died Dec. 21, at the North Shore hotel, Evanston, after an extended illness. Park Lodge No. 843, A.F. & A.M. of which he was a member, conducted the services. Mr. brewer, former investment banker of CHicago, was born Dec. 7, 1874, in Warsaw In. and lived for many years in Chicago. He was president of F. A. Brewer and company, investment banking until his retire,ment 21 years ago because of poor health. He lived at the North SHore hotel during winters for the past five years and spent his summers at Lake Maxinkuckee. Surviving are the widow, Mrs. Isabelle R. Brewer of Evanston; a daughter, Mrs. Earle P. Dickey of Williettee, Ill.; a brother E. C. Brewer of Los Angles; and Mrs. Walter Uhl of Loganpsort, sister of Mrs. Brewer, who made her home with the Brewers. - 30 Dec. 1943 Citizen


    Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947
    Name: Frederick Albert Brewer
    Birth Date: 6 Dec 1874
    Birth Place: Warsaw, Indiana
    Death Date: 21 Dec 1942
    Death Place: Evanston, Cook, Illinois
    Burial Date: 23 Dec 1942
    Burial Place: Chicago, Cook, Illinois
    Cemetery Name: Graceland
    Death Age: 68
    Race: White
    Marital Status: M
    Gender: Male
    Residence: Culver, marshall, Indiana

    Father Name: Joseph A. Brewer Mother Name: Mary Handee
    Spouse Name: Isabelle R. Brewer
    FHL Film Number: 1851993


married 1899 Isabelle Gordon Rutter Birth 22 APRIL, 1877 Warsaw, Indiana Death 31 DECEMBER, 1942 Evanston, Cook, Illinois death certificate states burial was at Graceland Cemetery Chicago, Cook, Illinois (obituary states Warsaw Ind.) but tombstones is found at Oakwood Cemetery Warsaw Kosciusko County Indiana daughter of Richard Samson Rutter and Mary Gordon 1942 Word has been received of the death of Mrs. F . A. Brewer on Monday night from heart trouble and shock caused by her husband's death, exactly a week before.
    Funeral Services Held Fro Mrs F. A. Brewer

    Funeral Services were held Thursday afternoon for Mrs. Isabelle R. Brewer at the Hebblethwaite Chapel Evanston, Ill. with Dr. Harold L. Bowen officiating.

    Burial was at Warsaw, Ind.

    Mrs. Brewer died Dec. 28 in her apartment at the North Shore hotel Evanston, just one week after the death of her husband, a former Chicago investment broker.

    Although Mrs. Brewer had been in poor health for the last six months, her death cane very suddenly and unexpectedly.

    The brewers had spent the past 16 summer at their cottage on East Shore Road.

    Surviving are a daughter Mrs. Earle P. Dickey of Willmette, Ill; two grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Maude Billson of Warsaw and Mrs. Walter Uhl of Logansport; and a brother R. G. Rutter of Warsaw. - Jan 6 1943 Citizen


Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947
Name: Isabelle Gordon Rutter Brewer
Birth Date: 22 Apr 1877
Birth Place: Warsaw, Indiana
Death Date: 31 Dec 1942
Death Place: Evanston, Cook, Illinois
Burial Place: Chicago, Cook, Illinois
Cemetery Name: Graceland
Death Age: 65
Race: White
Marital Status: W
Gender: Female
Residence: Culver, Marshall, Indiana

There is indications that they may may first been buried at Graceland Cemetery Chicago Cook County Illinois as a memorial was found there for her as follows:
    Isabelle Gordon Rutter Brewer
    Birth: Apr. 22, 1877Indiana, USA
    Death: Dec. 31, 1942 Chicago Cook County Illinois, USA
    Isabelle was the d/o Richard S Rutter and Mary Gordon.Isabelle married Frederick Albert Brewer.
    Burial: Graceland Cemetery Chicago Cook County Illinois, USA
    Record added: Jul 06, 2012
    Find A Grave Memorial# 93198814


No entry was found for him in Graceland but upon a search it is found tombstones exist for both on them at Oakwood Cemetery Oakwood Cemetery Warsaw Kosciusko County Indiana where he parents are buried.

They had one daughter:

Betty Helen Brewer Birth ABT 1911 Illinois
    Brewer Cottage Scene of Dickey-Brewer Wedding The Brewer cottage on East Shore Lane was the scene of a beautiful wedding on Thursday afternoon at 12:30 when Miss Harriet Brewer, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. F. A. Brewer and Earl Prince Dickey of RIverside, Califoronia, were married . The full ring ceremony of he EPiscopal church was read by Rev. Edward Hoffenbacher of Logansport, Ind. before the huge fireplace banked with yellow autumn leaves and yellow and white chrysanthemums to resemble an alter, relieved by baskets of white gladolia and dahlia.

    The bride was attractive in simple princess gown of white lace and carred a shower of roses and lilies of the valley. Mrs.and Mrs. Richard WIlde of Chicaho were the couple's only attendants.

    Following the ceremony a wedding lucheon was served to thirty guests including only relatives and the bride's most intimate friends.

    The couple left on Thursday afternoon by motor for their home in Riverside, Calif. stopping to tour A century of Progress expostion in Chicago.

    Those relatives and intimate firends attending were Mr. and Mrs. Walter Uhl of Logansport, R. G RUtter and Mr. and Mrs. F> D. Irwin of Warsaw, Mrs. Bryan Larson of Agate, Nbe.; R. L. DIllson, Le. E. Dillson and Muss Ruth DIllson of Cleveland, O.; Mrs. B. F. McNear of Columbia CIty, Mrs. and Mrs. Richard WIlde and Mrs Frederick Helmond of Chicago, Mr. and Mrs. George Douglas of Gary and Mr. and Mrs. Glen Wade of Detriot. - 25 Oct 1933 - Citizen


married Oct 1933 Union twp. Marshall county Indiana Earle Prince Dickey

They had:
    Donald Earle Dickey Birth: 25 May 1936 - Evanston Cook, Illinois Death: 26 Jun 2002 - Davis, Yolo, California

    Unknown Dickey


Year: 1900; Census Place: Chicago Ward 34, Cook, Illinois; Roll: 289; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 1080; FHL microfilm: 1240289
Name: Fredrick A Brewer
Age: 26
Birth Date: Dec 1873
Birthplace: Indiana
Home in 1900: Chicago Ward 34, Cook, Illinois
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Iseabll G Brewer
Marriage Year: 1899
Years Married: 1
Father's Birthplace: Ohio
Mother's Birthplace: Indiana
Occupation: View on Image
Neighbors: View others on page Household Members: Name Age
Fredrick A Brewer 26
Iseabll G Brewer 23

Year: 1910; Census Place: Chicago Ward 25, Cook, Illinois; Roll: T624_267; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 1042; FHL microfilm: 1374280
Name: Frederick A Brewer [F
rederick E Brewer]
Age in 1910: 35
Birth Year: abt 1875
Birthplace: Indiana
Home in 1910: Chicago Ward 25, Cook, Illinois
Street: Kenmore Avenue
House Number: 5630
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Esabelle Brewer
Father's Birthplace: United States [United States of America]
Mother's Birthplace: United States [United States of America]
Native Tongue: English
Occupation: Confectioner
Industry: Bond House
Employer, Employee or Other: Wage Earner
Home Owned or Rented: Own
Home Free or Mortgaged: Mortgaged
Farm or House: House
Attended School: No
Able to Read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Years Married: 11
Out of Work: N
Number of weeks out of work: 0
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Frederick A Brewer 35
Esabelle Brewer 33
Alice Warner 35

Year: 1920; Census Place: Chicago Ward 25, Cook (Chicago), Illinois; Roll:
T625_341; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 1426; Image: 825
Name: Fred A Brewer [Fred A Brown] [Fred A Brower]
Age: 45
Birth Year: abt 1875
Birthplace: Indiana
Home in 1920: Chicago Ward 25, Cook (Chicago), Illinois
Street: Kenmore Ave
House Number: 5620
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Isabel G Brewer
Father's Birthplace: Indiana
Mother's Birthplace: Indiana
Able to Speak English: Yes
Occupation: Broker
Industry: Banker
Employment Field: Employer
Home Owned or Rented: Rent
Able to Read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Fred A Brewer 45
Isabel G Brewer 42
Betty H Brewer 9
Lingren Lotten 29

Year: 1930; Census Place: Evanston, Cook, Illinois; Roll: 499; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 2109; Image: 179.0; FHL microfilm: 2340234
Name: Frederick A Brewer
Birth Year: abt 1875
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: Indiana
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Home in 1930: Evanston, Cook, Illinois
Map of Home: View Map
Street address: Hinman Avenue
Ward of City: 1 Pt. of
House Number in Cities or Towns: 1639
Dwelling Number: 49
Family Number: 57
Home Owned or Rented: Rented
Home Value: 175
Radio Set: Yes
Lives on Farm: No
Age at First Marriage: 23
Attended School: No
Able to Read and Write: Yes
Father's Birthplace: Indiana
Mother's Birthplace: Indiana
Able to Speak English: Yes
Household Members: Name Age
Frederick A Brewer 55
Isabelle R Brewer 52
Betty H Brewer 19
Latten Lindgren 52

Year: 1940; Census Place: Evanston, Cook, Illinois; Roll: T627_778; Page:
10A; Enumeration District: 16-177
Name: Frederick Brewer
Age: 65
Estimated birth year: abt 1875
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: Indiana
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Home in 1940: Evanston, Cook, Illinois
Map of Home in 1940: View Map
Street: Chicago Avenue
House Number: 1611
Farm: No
Inferred Residence in 1935: Chicago, Cook, Illinois
Residence in 1935: Chicago, Cook, Illinois
Resident on farm in 1935: No
Sheet Number: 10A
Number of Household in Order of Visitation: 339
House Owned or Rented: Rented
Value of Home or Monthly Rental if Rented: 85
Attended School or College: No
Highest Grade Completed: High School, 4th year
Weeks Worked in 1939: 0
Income: 0
Income Other Sources: Yes
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Frederick Brewer 65
Isabelle Brewer 62








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