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James Brewer

James Brewer’s profession was as a Boston pumpmaker and blockmaker; he was also a freemason and a part of the Massachusetts Charitable Mechanics Association. Brewer was a part of the mob of the Boston Massacre and later testified in the trial against the British officers that shot into the crowd. He died in 1805 and is possibly buried at the Old Burying Ground, Boston, Tomb 22.


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