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January 20, 1839, Berkshire, Vermont.

August 28, 1916.

Forest Vale Cemetery, Helena, Montana.

Brewer was educated at Hobart College and General Theological Seminary, and was ordained in 1866. He served as Rector of Grace Church, Carthage, New York (1866–72) and Trinity Church, Watertown, New York (1872–80). He was consecrated as Missionary Bishop of Montana in 1880, and was living in Helena, Montana, as of 1911.

  1. Long Years Ago o’er Bethlehem’s Hills

Brewer’s place of death