Nathan R. Brewington.
by Lisa Y. Henderson
NATHAN R. BREWINGTON, born 1 April 1859 in Sampson County, was the son of Raiford Brewington and Bashaba Manuel Brewington. He married Abbie Jane Jacobs, daughter of Jesse A. Jacobs and Abigail Gilliam Jacobs, and died 11 December 1910 near Dudley, Wayne County. He is buried in the Congregational Church cemetery there. “We loved him but Jesus loved him best.”
Photograph taken by Lisa Y. Henderson, 2010.