Elva Corrine Brewer[1]

Female 1894 - 1993  (99 years)


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  • Name Elva Corrine Brewer 
    Born 13 Aug 1894  Webster City, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Census 1895  Iowa State Census of 1895, Hamilton County, Webster City, 4th Ward Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    1895 Iowa State Census 
    Age: Abt. 1 
    William Granville Brewer household, 1895 Iowa State Census, Webster City, 4th Ward, Hamilton County, Iowa.  [WGB 09.]
    William Granville Brewer household, 1895 Iowa State Census, Webster City, 4th Ward, Hamilton County, Iowa. [WGB 09.]
    William Granville Brewer; his wife, Estella Comley Brewer; their children: Lula, Myrtle, Elva Brewer.
    Census 1900  Webster City, Boone Township, Hamilton County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    1900 U. S. Federal Census 
    Age: Abt. 5 
    William Granville Brewer household, 1900 U. S. Federal Census, Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa.  [WGB 04.]
    William Granville Brewer household, 1900 U. S. Federal Census, Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa. [WGB 04.]
    William Granville Brewer; his wife, Harriet Estella Comley Brewer; their children: Lulu M., Myrtle, and Elva C. Brewer.
    Census 1910  Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    1910 U. S. Federal Census 
    Age: Abt. 15 
    Census 1920  Webster City, Boone Township, Hamilton County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    1920 U. S. Federal Census 
    Age: Abt. 25 
    Charles A. Barton Household, 1920 U. S. Federal Census, Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa.   [CB 07.]
    Charles A. Barton Household, 1920 U. S. Federal Census, Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa. [CB 07.]
    Charles A. Barton; his wife, Elva Brewer Barton, their children, Lyle, Gwendoline; Charles Barton, Jr.; and Lee Breeden.
    Census 1925  Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    1925 Iowa State Census 
    Age: Abt. 30 
    Elva C. Brewer Barton household, 1925 Iowa State Census, Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa.  [EB 09.]
    Elva C. Brewer Barton household, 1925 Iowa State Census, Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa. [EB 09.]
    Elva C. Brewer Barton; her children, Lyle H., Gwendoline L. Charles A. Jr. Barton; Elva's mother, Estella H. Comley Brewer; and Lee W. Breeden, a nephew.
    Census 1930  Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    1930 U. S. Federal Census 
    Age: Abt. 35 
    Eva Corrine Brewer Barton, household; 1930 U. S. Federal Census, Webster City, Fourth Ward, Block 8, Boone Township, Hamilton County, Iowa.  [EB 04.]
    Eva Corrine Brewer Barton, household; 1930 U. S. Federal Census, Webster City, Fourth Ward, Block 8, Boone Township, Hamilton County, Iowa. [EB 04.]
    Elva C. Brewer Barton; her children: Lyle H. and Gwendolyn; and Estella H. Brewer, her mother; and a roomer, Lee C. Brady.
    Marriage Record 2 Jul 1932  Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    William L. Breeden, Spouse 
    Age: Abt. 37 
    Elva C Brewer Barton and William Lee Breeden Marriage Record, Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa.  [WLB 04 & EB 06.]
    Elva C Brewer Barton and William Lee Breeden Marriage Record, Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa. [WLB 04 & EB 06.]
    City Directory 1958  8302 Custer Road, Bethesda, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    William L. Breeden, Spouse 
    Age: Abt. 64 
    Died 5 Sep 1993  Bethesda, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 12
    Buried 8 Sep 1993  Park Lawn Memorial Gardens, Rockville, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Death Notice 9 Sep 1993  Webster City Daily Freeman, Webster City, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Newspaper 
    Person ID I590  Lange Pierce
    Last Modified 27 Apr 2017 

    Father William Granville Brewer,   b. Abt Feb 1853, Webster City, Boone Township, Webster County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN, Unkown - disappeared (See Notes) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Harriet Estella Comley,   b. 12 Aug 1858, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1934, Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 22 Dec 1888  Missouri Valley, Harrison County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Family ID F239  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Charles A. Barton,   b. 15 Mar 1886, Burnside, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1924, Webster City, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years) 
    Married 11 Apr 1906  Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Children 
     1. Lyle Barton,   b. 1910, Probably Webster City, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     2. Kenneth Nelson Barton,   b. Jun 1912, Webster City, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1912, Webster City, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     3. Gwendoline Lavon Barton,   b. 9 Mar 1914, Probably Webster City, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 2007, Lake Regional Hospital, Spirit Lake, Dickinson County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)  [Birth]
     4. Living
    Family ID F261  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 William Lee Breeden,   b. 1 Jan 1902, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1996, Rockville, Montgomery County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 2 Jul 1932  Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    Children 
     1. Patricia Lea Breeden
    Family ID F262  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    •        In the 1895 Iowa State Census, Elva Brewer is a one year old daughter of William G. and Estella H. She was born in Hamilton County, Iowa. She is a single, female (obviously), living with two other sisters: Lulu and Myrtle. [WGB 05.]
             In the 1900 U.S. Federal Census, Elva Brewer is living with her parents, William G. and Estella H. She is a five year old, single, white female. She was born in Iowa of parents who were born in Iowa (father) and Wisconsin (mother). She lives with two siblings: Lulu and Myrtle, her sisters. It is not clear if she is at school or that she reads, writes, and speaks English. [WGB 04.]
             In the 1910 U.S. Federal Census, Elva C. (Brewer) Barton is a white, female, 19 years of age, who has been married to Charles A. Barton for one year. She was born in Iowa of parents who were born in Iowa (father) and Wisconsin (mother). She reads, writes, and speaks English. She has no particular occupation or job. [CB 06.]
             In the 1920 U.S.. Federal Census, Elva C. (Brewer) Barton is a white, female, 25 year old wife of Charles A. Barton. She reads, writes, and speaks English. She lives with her husband, three children, and a roomer, Lee Breeden. She is born in Iowa of parents who were born in Iowa (father) and Wisconsin (mother). [CB 07.]
             In the 1925 Iowa State Census, Elva C. Brewer Barton is a 30 year old, white, widowed female. She owns her own home, free and clear. It is valued at $4,000 with about $2,000 of insurance carried on the home. Elva is a citizen who has lived both in Iowa and in the United States for 30 years. She has completed the sixth grade and can both read and write English. Elva lives with three children (Lyle, Gwendolin, Charles), a nephew, Lee W. Breeden, and her mother, Estella H. Brewer. The family lives in Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa. [EB 09.]
             In the 1930 U.S. Federal Census, Elva C. (Brewer) Barton is a white, female, 35 year old head of household and a widower. She was born in Iowa of parents who were born in Iowa (father) and Wisconsin (mother). She reads, writes, and speaks English. She owns her home, valued at $3,000; and she owns a radio. She has not attended school since September 01, 1929. She is a proprietor- owner of a cleaning shop. Living with her are her mother, Estella H. Brewer, and two children, Lyle H. Barton, and Gwendolyn Barton, son and daughter respectively. Also in the household is Lee C. Brady, a 23 year old, white, single, male. He is from Missouri with parents from Missouri. He labors at odd jobs. [EB 04.]
             In the Webster City Daily Freeman-Journal of September 09, 1993, the following death notice was published:
             "Mrs. Wm. Lee Breeden, 99, formerly Elva Brewer, died Sept. 5, 1993. Burial was in Rockville Memorial Gardens. She was born Aug. 13, 1894 in Webster City.
             She is survived by her husband; daughters, Patricia Yeager and LaVonne Barr; niece, Phylis Fister; six grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by three sons and one son-in-law."
             The death certificate (Maryland 93 27638) indicates that Elva C. Brewer died at Suburban Hospital in Bethesda, Montgomery County, Maryland. Her residence was in Rockville @ 13005 Twinbrook Parkway, T-6, 20851. At the time of her death she was 99 years old. She was a homemaker in her own home. Her husband was William L. Breeden, the informant on the certificate. She was born in Iowa; her father was William Brewer; her mother was Estella Comely. She was born, August 13, 1894. [EB 05.]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1854] William Brewer household, 1880 U.S. census, Hamilton County, Iowa, town of Webster City, ED 102, page 187B, dwelling 14, family 19, National Archives micropublication T9, roll 342. [WGB 03.].

    2. [S1855] William Brewer household, 1880 U.S. census, Hamilton County, Iowa, town of Webster City, ED 102, page 187B, dwelling 14, family 19, National Archives micropublication T9, roll 342. [WGB 03.] See also Elva Brewer (Breeden), notice of death, The Daily Freeman--Journal, Webster City, Iowa, 09 September 1993, 12. [EB 01.] See Nadine Dignman letter (7 November 2003) to Dale L. Lange, held by Lange at 2315 Madre Drive NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87112-2503. [EB 03.] .

    3. [S8740] Elva B. Breeden, death. (2001). Ancestry.com. U. S. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014 [database online]. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. Number: 397-09-5185. [EB 07.].

    4. [S1860] William Brewer family, 1895 Iowa State Census, Fourth Ward, Webster City, p. 204. [WGB 05.].

    5. [S1861] William Brewer household, 1900 U.S. census, Hamilton County, Iowa, town of Webster City, ED 102, SD 40, sheet 9 dwelling 219; Nation Archives micropublication T623, roll 435, page 63. [WGB 04.].

    6. [S1862] Charles A. Barton household, 1910 U.S. Census, Hamilton County, Iowa, Webster City (2 WD), ED 110, SD 10, sheet 10 B, dwelling 216, family 212; National Archives micropublication T624, roll 404, page 35B. [06.].

    7. [S1863] Charles A. Barton household, 1920 U. S. census, Hamilton County, Iowa, Boone Township, Webster City, ED 124, SD 10, sheet 16A, dwelling 360, family 365; National Archives micropublication T 625, roll, 491, image 0884. [CB 07.].

    8. [S8745] Elva C. Brewer Barton household, 1925 Iowa State Census, Hamilton County, Division Street 1041, line 04. [datalbase online]. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2007. [EB 08.].

    9. [S1864] Elva C. (Brewer) Barton household, 1930 U.S. census, Hamilton county, Iowa, Webster City, ED 40-6, SD 5, sheet 19B, dwelling 460, family 493; National Archives micropublication T626, roll 657. [EB 04.].

    10. [S8739] Elva C. Brewer Barton, Marriage. (2014). Ancestry.com Iowa Marriage Records, 1880-1937 [database online]. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. [EB 06.].

    11. [S8742] Elva Coreen Brewer Breeden, resident; (2011). Ancestry.com U. S. City Directories, 1822-1995 [database online]. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. [EB 08.].

    12. [S1856] Elva Brewer (Breeden), notice of death, The Daily Freeman--Journal, Webster City, Iowa, 09 September 1993, 12. [EB 01.] See also Elva B. (Brewer) Breeden, social security death index, 05 September 1993, Rockville, Mongomery County, Maryland. [EB 02.] .

    13. [S1858] Elva Brewer (Breeden), notice of death, The Daily Freeman--Journal, Webster City, Iowa, 09 September 1993, 12. [EB 01.] See also Elva B. (Brewer) Breeden, social security death index, 05 September 1993, Rockville, Mongomery County, Maryland. [EB 02.] .

    14. [S1857] Elva Brewer (Breeden), notice of death, The Daily Freeman--Journal, Webster City, Iowa, 09 September 1993, 12. [EB 01.].

    15. [S8733] William G. Brewer and Harriett E. Comley marriage, 22 Dec 1888. FHL Film Number 1513294, Reference ID: 2:3FZ1KS1; {WGB 08.].

    16. [S7358] Charles A. Barton, newspaper article, Charles A. Barton Accidentally Asphyxiated by Gas, 11 July 1924, The Webster City Daily News, Webster City, Iowa. [CB 01.].

    17. [S7359] Nadine Dignman letter (7 November 2003) to Dale L. Lange, held by Lange at 2315 Madre Drive NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87112-2503. [EB 03.].


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