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George E. Brewer
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Adjutant General of Alabama
In office
1866–1866
Governor Robert M. Patton
Member of the Alabama Senate, District 15 (Coosa County)
In office
1859–1863
Governor Andrew B. Moore (1857–1861)
John Gill Shorter (1861–1863)
Member of the Alabama House of Representatives, Coosa County
In office
1857–1859
Governor Andrew B. Moore
Superintendent of Education, Coosa County
In office
1856–1856
Governor John A. Winston
Personal details
Born (1832-10-31)October 31, 1832
Newton County, Georgia
Died January 23, 1922(1922-01-23) (aged 89)
Columbus, Georgia
Resting place Rosemere Cemetery, Opelika, Alabama
Spouse(s)
Laura Ann Suttle
(m. 1854; died 1914)
Children 8
Education Robinson Springs Academy, Elmore County, Alabama
Profession Historian, educator, legislator, minister
Ordination Elder Platt Stout, Missionary Baptist Church, October 1860
Military service
Allegiance Confederate States of America
Branch/service Confederate States Army
Years of service 1862–1865
Rank Captain
Unit Company A,
36th Alabama Infantry Regiment

The Reverend George Evans Brewer (October 31, 1832 – January 23, 1922) was an American historian, educator, legislator, and Baptist minister from the State of Alabama. He held office in the Alabama State Senate (1859–1863) and the Alabama House of Representatives (1857–1859), was elected to the office of Superintendent of Education of the County of Coosa, Alabama in 1856, and was appointed Adjutant General of Alabama by Governor Robert M. Patton in 1866.

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