John Preston Brewer (1851-1918), son of Wiley and Lucretia Stout Brewer. He was born in Chatham County, NC, and moved with his family to Alexander County, NC about 1861. At various times, he was a photographer, sawmill owner, blacksmith, merchant, magistrate, postmaster, and wagon maker.
Sarah Catherine Potts Brewer (1854-1892), John Preston Brewer's first wife.
John Preston Brewer's second wife, Margaret Amelia Carson Brewer (1867-1940).
Sawmill owned and operated by John Preston Brewer