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Nathaniel Brewster, Esq

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Long Island City, Queens, New York, USA
Death: Died in Brookhaven, Suffolk, New York, USA
Place of Burial: Setauket Presbyterian Churchyard and Cemetery, Setauket- East Setauket, Suffolk County, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Justice Timothy Brewster and Mary Mills Brewster
Husband of Phebe Brewster
Father of Samuel Brewster, Sr.; Justice Nathaniel Brewster; Timothy Brewster; Ann Brewster; Henry Brewster and 3 others
Brother of Timothy Jr Brewster; Mary Brewster; Sarah (Brewster) Johnson Hawkins; Abigail Johnson; Diane Brewster and 1 other

Occupation: Miller and Justice of the Peace
Managed by: Private User
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About Justice Nathaniel Brewster, Esq.

Birth: 1689 Setauket Suffolk County New York, USA

Death: Nov. 6, 1732 Setauket Suffolk County New York, USA

Married PHEBE SMITH 1712 in Brookhaven, Suffolk County, NY. See her record for a list of their children.

NATHANIEL BREWSTER was a grandson of the Rev. Nathaniel Brewster, and he left behind a few clues as to the particulars of his life and times as follows:

From "Abstracts of Wills" Vol III 1730-1744, p. 86: "Page 428.--William Cosby, Esq., Captain-General and Governor. Whereas, NATHANIEL BREWSTER, ESQ., lately died intestate, Letters of Administration are granted to his wife, Phebe Brewster, and her brother, Obadiah Smith, Esq., December 6, 1732."

SOURCE-Occupation-Burial "Colonial Families of Long Island, NY, and Connecticut", Vols 1,2,3,4, Parts 1 & 2, Herbert Furman Seversmith, M.A., Washington DC, 1939, p. 365: Nathaniel is "buried in the churchyard of the First church at Setauket...He was a justice of the peace, and appears on a church list in 1719. He was probably also a miller, as he was given permission in May, 1724 to build a grist mill on the Beaver Dam River."

SOURCE-Descendants From "The American Genealogist and New Haven Genealogical Magazine," Donald Lines Jacobus, Box 32, Westville Station, New Haven, CT: #51, Vol XIII, No.3, Jan 1937, p. 154-163.

Parents:
 

Timothy Brewster (1661 - ____)

Mary Hawkins Brewster (1660 - 1749)

Children:
 Samuel Brewster (1718 - 1802)
 Phebe Brewster (1723 - 1732)

Inscription: "Here lyes ye body of Nathaniel Brewster, Esq. Dec'd November thee 6th 1732 in the 43rd year of his age"

 

Burial: Setauket Presbyterian Church Cemetery Setauket Suffolk County New York, USA


Source: FAG -------------------- Married PHEBE SMITH 1712 in Brookhaven, Suffolk County, NY. See her record for a list of their children.

NATHANIEL BREWSTER was a grandson of the Rev. Nathaniel Brewster, and he left behind a few clues as to the particulars of his life and times as follows:

From "Abstracts of Wills" Vol III 1730-1744, p. 86: "Page 428.--William Cosby, Esq., Captain-General and Governor. Whereas, NATHANIEL BREWSTER, ESQ., lately died intestate, Letters of Administration are granted to his wife, Phebe Brewster, and her brother, Obadiah Smith, Esq., December 6, 1732."

SOURCE-Occupation-Burial "Colonial Families of Long Island, NY, and Connecticut", Vols 1,2,3,4, Parts 1 & 2, Herbert Furman Seversmith, M.A., Washington DC, 1939, p. 365: Nathaniel is "buried in the churchyard of the First church at Setauket...He was a justice of the peace, and appears on a church list in 1719. He was probably also a miller, as he was given permission in May, 1724 to build a grist mill on the Beaver Dam River."

SOURCE-Descendants From "The American Genealogist and New Haven Genealogical Magazine," Donald Lines Jacobus, Box 32, Westville Station, New Haven, CT: #51, Vol XIII, No.3, Jan 1937, p. 154-163.



            
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Justice Nathaniel Brewster, Esq.'s Timeline

1689
1689
Long Island City, Queens, New York, USA
1712
1712
Age 23
Brookhaven, NY, USA
1713
1713
Age 24
Brookhaven, Suffolk, NY, USA
1715
1715
Age 26
Brookhaven, Suffolk, NY, USA
1718
July 8, 1718
Age 29
Brookhaven, Suffolk, NY, USA
July 18, 1718
Age 29
Brookhaven, Suffolk, NY, USA
1722
January 1722
Age 33
Setauket- East Setauket, NY, USA
1732
November 6, 1732
Age 43
Brookhaven, Suffolk, New York, USA
1732
Age 43
Brookhaven, Suffolk, NY, USA
1942
November 28, 1942
Age 43