Photo of Bettie Brewer Noyes and Dora Fowler taken at Fritts Studio in Liberal

I’ve touched it up a little below. Dora Nancy Fowler Trent is shown here with her niece, Bettie Brewer (married Ray Noyes). Dora Nancy Fowler was born abt 1869 at Osage Mission, Neosho, Kansas, the daughter of John B. Fowler and Mary Jane Johnson. She died at the age of 37, July 1906, and is […]

Fritts Photo Studio, Liberal, Missouri

The below image was originally on the late Barbara Irwin’s web pages on Liberal, which are no longer maintained. It was submitted to her by a Mary Jane Conrades who was seeking information on the women in the photo and stated the Missouri Historical Society Archives had dated the photo is being in the 1880s. […]

John David Brewer and Eva Hall Brewer, circa 1941

John David Brewer, son of David Nathaniel Brewer and Delana Fowler Brewer, was born 1869 at Osage Mission, Neosho, Kansas. He married Eva Hall, b. 1869, before 1890, and they lived in Barton and Jasper counties, Missouri. John David died in Joplin, Jasper county, Missouri in 1943. This photo was from about 1941. The original […]

Delana Fowler Brewer and Family, Spring-Summer circa 1924

This photo is courtesy Nancy Benton who supplied identification. Left to right: Levy Jones with hands on son Herbert’s shoulder, Delana Brewer, Mary Brewer Spurling with Katherine (child of Mary or Jessie) in front; Jessie Brewer Jones; Bettie Brewer Noyes with Lena Minor in front; Mary Lou Noyes and Dorothy Noyes.   Delana Fowler Brewer […]

Bettie Brewer Noyes with son Ray James Noyes

Courtesy of Nancy Benton Bettie Brewer Noyes was the wife of Ray Noyes. They lived and died at Liberal, Missouri. Son Ray James was born 1903 at Liberal and died there May 15 1969. I don’t know where this photo was taken but my guess is a vacation is involved.

Walter and Edith Brewer

Robert Walter Brewer was the youngest son of David Nathaniel Brewer (b. 1850 Oct 31, Pleasant, Steuben, Indiana, died 1921 Aug 29 at Greenfield, Dade, Missouri) and Delana Jane Fowler (b. 1854 Sep 12 Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, died 1939 Nov 4, Oscaloosa, Dade, Missouri). Nancy Benton wrote, “Walter and his family lived near Oscaloosa, Missouri, […]

Catherine Hedden Brewer

Courtesy of Nancy Benton This is Catherine Hedden born Feb 21 1822 in Shelby County, Kentucky, who married first Daniel Levi Brewer (our ancestor) and then John Foster. She died May 23, 1903 in Greenfield, Dade, Missouri. I’m having difficulty ascertaining when the photo might have been taken. In the early 1890s? If it was […]

Catherine Hedden Brewer and Rachel Jane Brewer Henderson

Feeble attempt at retouching This photo of Catherine Hedden Brewer with daughter Rachel Jane Brewer Henderson was supplied by Everett Henderson Jr. and is believed to have been taken in the 1880s. Rachel Jane Brewer, bo. 1852 Oct 6 in Terra Haute, Vigo, Indiana, married Atwell Henderson August 29 1866 in Moultrie County, Illinois. About […]

Betty Brewer Noyes at 14

Photoshopped to remove yellow cast makes it a little clearer Betty Brewer at 14 years of age Courtesy of Nancy Benton Elizabeth Jane “Bettie” Brewer was born 1877 in Liberal, Barton, Missouri to David Nathaniel Brewer and Delana L. Jane Fowler. In 1895, she married Ray Noyes, son of James Allen Noyes and Caroline Atwell. […]

Photo of Delana Louise Fowler Brewer

Courtesy of Nancy Benton Sometimes with retouching, making the image a little livelier, bringing back in some depth, I both clean and grunge it up a little. Delana Louise Fowler Brewer, daughter of John B. Fowler b. 1827 and Mary Jane Johnson b. 1832 married David Nathaniel Brewer. She was born 1854 at Bloomington, McLean, […]