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Brewer Family Papers | Manuscripts

Collection Overview

Title: Brewer Family PapersAdd to your cart.
Predominant Dates:1908-2005
ID: 01/AR0804
Primary Creator: Brewer, Melvin E. (1922-2014)
Extent: 4.0 Boxes
Arrangement: The Brewer Family papers are arranged according to object type. The subject files are arranged alphabetically. The family group records, reports, and journals are arranged by object type and alphabetized by title. The clippings are arranged chronologically.
Date Acquired: 06/11/2014. More info below under Accruals.
Subjects: Family history (Genealogy), Genealogical research, Genealogy--Research

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Abstract

Genealogy research materials (papers, clippings) collected by Dallas native Melvin E. Brewer.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Brewer Family papers is a compilation of genealogical research for the Brewer, Morrow, and Waggoner families as well as these families’ respective relatives. This compilation of genealogical materials includes subject files of individual family members, family group records which detail the intricacies of familial pedigree charts and individual summaries, reports of family or individual specific genealogical research, family journals, and transcriptions of love-letters as well as of remembrances.

Collection Historical Note

Melvin E. "Mel" Brewer, the son of Ernest M. Brewer and Effie Mae Waggoner Brewer, was born on May 20, 1922 in Dallas, Texas. Brewer was a member and past director of the Dallas Genealogical Society and the Denton County Genealogical Society. He published three genealogy books about his and his wife's families. He passed away April 6, 2014.

Subject/Index Terms

Administrative Information

Repository: Manuscripts
Accruals: 2014-33
Access Restrictions: This collection is currently being processed. Portions of this collection may be unavailable during this time.
Use Restrictions: This collection is not restricted, although some sensitive information may remain. Due to the nature of our collections, it is not always possible to anticipate the location of such private information, and the researcher is held responsible for the inappropriate or unlawful use of any such information they encounter during their research.
Physical Access Note: This collection is stored off-site and requires a minimum of 24 hour notice prior to use.
Acquisition Source: Maribeth Brewer Koch
Acquisition Method: Gift
Related Materials: Letters between John C. Brewer and Emma Davis, Melvin E. Brewer's grandparents, are available in the Portal to Texas History (from the collection of Melvin E. Brewer) For more information please see http://texashistory.unt.edu/explore/partners/PCMB/browse/.
Preferred Citation: {Brewer Family Papers}, University of North Texas Special Collections

Box and Folder Listing

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Series 1: Subject FilesAdd to your cart.
This series contains the subject files of the Brewer Family Papers. The dates of each file reflect the earliest and latest dates found in each file and, in most cases, are not lifespan dates of individuals.
Box 1Add to your cart.
 
barcode: 600790
Folder 1: Brewer, Aaron George, 1795-1877Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with Aaron George Brewer.
Folder 2: Brewer, Albert Adolphus, 1891-1993Add to your cart.
This folder contains copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with Albert Adolphus Brewer.
Folder 3: Brewer, Albert Hugh, 1916-1993Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with Albert Hugh Brewer.
Folder 4: Brewer, Aubrey Wall, 1922-1992Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with Aubrey Wall Brewer.
Folder 5: Brewer, Charles Lester, 1904-1989Add to your cart.
This folder contains general information sheets on Charles Lester Brewer and individuals associated with Charles Lester Brewer.
Folder 6: Brewer, Charles Robert, 1896-1993Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with Charles Robert Brewer.
Folder 7: Brewer, E. Mahlon, 1916-1993Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with E.Mahlon Brewer.
Folder 8: Brewer, Emma Louise, 1942-1996Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with Emma Louise Brewer.
Folder 9: Brewer, Eugene Lafayette, 1800-1948Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with Eugene Lafayette Brewer.
Folder 10: Brewer, George Milton, 1903-1997Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with George Milton Brewer.
Folder 11: Brewer, J.C., 1883-1928Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, summaries of subject research, and general information on individuals associated with J.C. Brewer.
Folder 12: Brewer, J. Leonard, 1913-1997Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with J. Leonard Brewer.
Folder 13: Brewer, John Cicero, 1884-1997Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with John Cicero Brewer.
Folder 14: Brewer, John Cicero Jr., 1919-2002Add to your cart.
This folder contains a general information sheet on John Cicero Brewer Jr.
Folder 15: Brewer, John William, 1919-1995Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with John William Brewer.
Folder 16: Brewer, Lola Esther, 1924-2005Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with Lola Esther Brewer.
Folder 17: Brewer, Melvin Elliot, 1922-2005Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with Melvin Elliot Brewer.
Folder 18: Brewer, Robert Arthur, 1919-1997Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with Robert Arthur Brewer.
Folder 19: Brewer, Thelma Naomi, 1908-1985Add to your cart.
This folder contains a general information sheet on Thelma Naomi Brewer.
Folder 20: Brewer, William Henry, 1937-2005Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with William Henry Brewer.
Folder 21: Brouwer, Adam, 1668-1968Add to your cart.
This folder contains copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with Adam Brouwer.
Folder 22: Brouwer, Adam Berkhoven, 1524-1795Add to your cart.
This folder contains copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with Adam Berkhoven Brouwer.
Folder 23: Brouwer, Elazarus, 1764-1795Add to your cart.
This folder contains copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with Elazurus Brouwer.
Folder 24: Brouwer, George, 1809-1917Add to your cart.
This folder contains copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with George Brouwer.
Folder 25: Brouwer, Jacobus Adams, 1561-1930Add to your cart.
This folder contains copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with Jacobus Adams Brouwer.
Folder 26: Cemeteries, 1974-1998Add to your cart.
This folder contains cemetary and plot information for the Brewer Family.
Folder 27: Dusenberry, John, 1812-1999Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence,copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with John Dusenberry.
Folder 28: Ford, Noah, 1847-1988Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with Noah Ford.
Folder 29: Gattis, Isaac, 1775-2000Add to your cart.
 
Folder 30: Ingle, Paul, 1812-1921Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with Paul Ingle.
Folder 31: Jordan, Charles G., 1893-1993Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with Charles G. Jordan.
Folder 32: Morrow (Compiled Data), 1869-1958Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with the Morrow Family.
Folder 33: Morrow Family Group Sheets, 1812-1994Add to your cart.
This folder contains copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with the Morrow Family.
Folder 34: Morrow, James M., 1893-2003Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with James M. Morrow.
Folder 35: Morrow - Military Record, 1884-1988Add to your cart.
This folder contains summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on the Morrow Family military record.
Folder 36: Morrow - Photos, 1865-2002Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, summaries of subject research, and photocopies of photos from the Morrow family
Folder 37: Rutland, John W., 1820-2000Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with John W. Rutland.
Folder 38: Scivally Family, 1755-2011Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with the Scivally Family.
Folder 39: Spencer, Thomas, 1768-2004Add to your cart.
This folder contains copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with Thomas Spencer.
Folder 40: Waggoner Family, 1807-2004Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with the Waggoner Family.
Folder 41: Waggoner, George, 1852Add to your cart.
This folder contains a photocopy of the last will and testament of George Waggoner.
Folder 42: Waggoner, "Old" Jacob, 1767-1998Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence,copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with Jacob Waggoner.
Folder 43: Waggoner, Jesse, 1804-2004Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with Jesse Waggoner
Box 2Add to your cart.
 
barcode: 600791
Folder 1: Waggoner, John George, 1874-1997Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with John George Waggoner.
Folder 2: Waggoner, William S., 1825-2003Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with William S. Waggoner.
Folder 3: Wall, Joseph Simeon, 1838-1995Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, copies of family group records and summaries of subject research on individuals associated with Joseph Simeon Wall.
Folder 4: William Jefferson, 1898-2004Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with William Jefferson.
Folder 5: Willingham Family, 1848-1993Add to your cart.
This folder contains correspondence, clippings, copies of family group records, summaries of subject research, and general information sheets on individuals associated with the Willingham Family.

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