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John Thomas BROOKS

Male 1853 - 1938  (84 years)


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  • Name John Thomas BROOKS 
    Born 14 May 1853  White Sands, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 27 Mar 1855  Murray Harbour, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • John Thomas, son of John BROOKS and Ann BELL, born 14 May 1853, baptized 27 March 1855 by Jacob Gale, minister.(Register). Jacob Gale, served the P.E.I. community from 1850 to 1861, after which he was sent to Ontario.(Harris)
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Mar 1938  Middle Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Cause: Pneumonia 
    Buried Four Corners Burying Ground, Upper Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Address:
    Upper Sackville Cemetery
    Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick
    Canada 
    Notes 
    • (Medical):Lauretta (Machon) Brooks' diary states he died after a 3 day illness of double pneumonia.
    Person ID I194  Nosworthy
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2015 

    Father John BROOKS,   b. 23 Jan 1823, White Sands, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1904, White Sands, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Ann BELL,   b. 15 Mar 1823, White Sands, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1910, White Sands, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 11 Jan 1847  White Sands, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • John BROOKS, Bachelor, White Sands, married Ann BELL, Spinster. Witnesses: James BELL, Thomas BROOKS, James GLOVER and William BELL. Married by licence on 11 January 1847 by James Richards, J. P. [6]
    Address 1881  Abney, Lot 64, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Address 1891  Lot 64, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Address 1901  Murray Harbour, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • John and Ann moved to their home in Murray Harbour, which they purchased from John Cowan; they remained there for the rest of their lives. Their house they left behind in White Sands, became home for Henry E. BREHAUT and their daughter, Belle, who had returned from the United States with their children.
    Photos
    Brehaut home
    Brehaut home
    Home of Henry E. Brehaut; originally belonging to John and Ann Brooks.
    Documents
    Census 1881: Lot 64, Prince Edward Island
    Census 1881: Lot 64, Prince Edward Island
    Two generations of Brooks: John and Ann; Joseph and Caroline; and John and Frances Brooks living side by side.
    Family ID F54  Group Sheet

    Family Florence Nightingale BEAL,   b. 17 Dec 1855, Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1949, Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 14 Jul 1875  Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • Married on 14 July, at residence of bride's father, by Rev. D. S. Carpenter, John BROOKS, Sackville, and Florence BEAL, second d/o George BEAL, Esq., Westmorland Parish. (Newspaper) [11]
    Address 1881  Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Address 1891  [9
    Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada 
    Address 1901  Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Address 1911  Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    • They were living beside their married son, Roy.
    Children 
     1. Mary Alice BROOKS,   b. 28 Jun 1877, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1907, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)
     2. Arthur Roy "Roy" BROOKS,   b. 3 Aug 1880, Middle Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1959  (Age 79 years)
     3. Walter David BROOKS,   b. 25 Mar 1884, Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1966  (Age 81 years)
     4. Maud Ella BROOKS,   b. 1 Dec 1886, Middle Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1967, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     5. Bessie B. BROOKS,   b. 25 Dec 1887,   d. 11 Jul 1894  (Age 6 years)
     6. Ernest Frederick BROOKS,   b. 4 Sep 1891, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1982, Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     7. Cecil Albert BROOKS,   b. 1 Aug 1897, Middle Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1918, Saint John, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)
    Documents
    Census 1891: John Brooks' family
    Census 1891: John Brooks' family
    Living in Sackville, New Brunswick
    Last Modified 4 Sep 2012 
    Family ID F55  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S286] Register: Murray Harbour, P.E.I., 1792-1969, United Church of Canada. Murray Harbour, Murray River Charge; Murray Harbour Circuit; Presbyterian Church in Canada., (Microfilmed by the Public Archives of Prince Edward Island, 1977. FHL film 1630123.).

    2. [S132] Book: Life of Rev. Metherall; History of the Bible Christian Church in P.E.I., John Harris, (Excerpts taken from publication; www.islandregister.com).

    3. [S37] Diary of Lauretta Brooks, nee Machon, (original manuscript).

    4. [S640] Index: Deaths - New Brunswick, Canada 1920-1960, ((http://archives.gnb.ca)).

    5. [S107] Memorial inscription.

    6. [S174] Master Name Index, Public Archives and Records Office of P.E.I.

    7. [S41] BROOKS Family History, Donna Collings.

    8. [S135] Census of Canada, 1881, (4 April 1881).

    9. [S1079] Census of Canada, 1891.

    10. [S676] Personal communication.

    11. [S230] Archives: New Brunswick Provincial Archives.

    12. [S53] Census of Canada, 1901, (31 March 1901).

    13. [S308] Census of Canada, 1911, (1 June 1911).


  

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