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Ernest BROOKS

Male 1865 - 1943  (78 years)


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  • Name Ernest BROOKS  [1
    Born 14 Jan 1865  Charlottetown, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Christened 13 Feb 1870  [2
    • Ernest was baptized by James Burns at the same time as his sister, Frances Harriet. Parents: Thomas and Margaret BROOKS.
    Gender Male 
    Address 1930  Claremont, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Address at the time of his second marriage on 23 June 1930.
    Address 1930  [5
    Cucamonge Ave, San Jose Twp., California 
    Died 26 Jul 1943  Claremont, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Cause: Coronary occlusion and chronic myocardosis 
    • Ernest BROOKS, born 14 January, 1864, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Died 26 July 1943, age 79 years, 6 months, 12 days. Died at home in Claremont; 545 Indian Hill Blvd. He had no social security number. Wife's name: Jessie Greyson BROOKS, age 67. He was a rancher on a citrus grove. Parents names as "Unknown BROOKS" and "Unknown SIMMONS". Informant was his wife, who lived at 545 Indian Hill Blvd, Claremont, California. He had lived in the United States for 63 years; 45 years in the state of California. His immediate cause of death was due to coronary occlusion and chronic myocardosis.(Vital statistics)
    Buried Oak Park Cemetery, Claremont, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Address:
    410 S. Sycamore Ave.,
    Claremont, California 91711
    U.S.A. 
    Notes 
    • Ernest settled in California. [6]
    Person ID I746  Nosworthy
    Last Modified 5 Jan 2017 

    Father Thomas Robert BROOKS,   b. 29 Jun 1826, White Sands, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1904, Attleboro, Bristol, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Margaret Hannah SIMMONS,   b. 15 Oct 1838, Murray Harbour, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1913, Attleboro, Bristol, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 1 Sep 1858  Charlottetown, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Marriage license obtained 1 September 1858. Bondsman Charles BELL.(Master Index) Married in Charlottetown 1 September, by the Rev. Ingham Sutcliffe; Mr. Thos. BROOKS of New London, to Miss Margaret H. SIMMONS of Charlottetown. Witnesses: Wm. H. YEO and George SIMMONS.(Islander)

      [The marriage document itself records, in error, a marriage between James BROOKS, Bachelor, and Margaret SIMMONS, Spinster, 1 September 1858, by License. They were married by Ingham Sutcliffe, and witnesses were Wm. H. YEO, and George SIMMONS. Recorded 3 August 1860 by C. Goring.(Archives)] [2, 7, 8]
    Address 1901  Charlottetown, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Address 1904  [10
    14 Park Ave., Attelboro, Massachusetts 
    • Address at the time of Thomas' death.
    Documents
    Marriage: Brooks and Simmons
    Marriage: Brooks and Simmons
    Thomas Brooks and Margaret Simmons. Shows incorrect name for Thomas.
    Family ID F57  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Helen Elizabeth TUTTLE,   b. 16 Jan 1867, Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1930  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 19 Sep 1905  Claremont, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 11
    • Marriage license obtained on 18 September 1905: Ernest BROOKS, native of Canada, age 41 years, resident of Claremont, Los Angeles, California, and Helen E. GARDNER, native of Michigan, aged 38 years, resident of Claremont. 18 September 1905.

      This marriage license was listed as one of many in the Los Angeles Herald, Vol 32, No 353 on 19 September 1905. (Newspaper)

      Married on 19 September 1905 in Claremont, Los Angeles, California by Daniel Herbert Colcord, Congregational Minister, Claremont, California. Witnesses: Jonathan B. TUTTLE, resident of Claremont; and Morilla S. CHAPMAN, resident of Los Angeles. [4, 7]
    Address 1910  San Jose Twp., Claremont, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Address 1920  [13
    Cucamonge Ave, Claremont, Los Angeles 
    Address 1924  [14
    Cucmonga Ave, Claremont, California 
    • They appeared on a voter's list as Ernest BROOKS, orange grower, and Mrs. Helen T. BROOKS, his wife.
    Children 
     1. Ernest Arthur BROOKS,   b. Abt 1907, California, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1990  (Age ~ 82 years)
     2. Kenneth Tuttle BROOKS,   b. 21 Nov 1908, California, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1976  (Age 67 years)
    Last Modified 31 Jul 2015 
    Family ID F200  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Jessie M. GREYSON,   b. Abt 1877, New York, New York, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 26 Jul 1943  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Married 25 Jun 1930  Capistrano Beach, Orange, California, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Marriage license obtained on 23 June 1930, between Ernest BROOKS, native of Canada, age 66, and Jessie M. GREYSON, native of New York, age 53, both residing in Claremont, California.

      Married on 25 June 1930 in Capistrano Beach, California. Witnesses: Phebe Estelle SPALDING, residing Claremont, and Herbert PATTEN, also residing Claremont. Married by A. D. Stauffacher, Minister of Congl. Church.

      Ernest BROOKS, residing Cucamonga Ave., Claremont, California, age 66, Widower, second marriage, Orange Grower, son of Thomas BROOKS, born Canada, and Margaret SIMMONS, born Canada; Jessie M. GREYSON, residing Yale Ave., Claremont, California, Single, born New York, Teacher, daughter of William GREYSON, born Scotland, and Mary DRIFFILL, born Canada. [4]
    Address 1035 Cucamonga Ave., Claremont, California  [14
    • They appeared on a voter's list at this address in 1936, 1938, 1940 and 1942.
    Address 1932  Claremont, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Address at the time his son Ernest married on 20 July 1932. He appeared as a witness to their marriage.
    Address 1934  [14
    1253 Yale Ave., Claremont, California 
    • They appeared on a voter's list as Ernest BROOKS, Mrs. Jessie Greyson BROOKS, Kenneth T. BROOKS.
    Address 1940  San Jose, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Address 1943  [4
    545 Indian Hill Blvd, Claremont, California 
    • Address at the time of Ernest's death.
    Last Modified 5 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F201  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S115] Descendants of John BROOKS, Anne Perry, nee Brooks, (2002. Received by email.).

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

    3. [S162] Website.

    4. [S281] Vital Statistics - California, U.S.A.

    5. [S214] Census of U.S.A., 1930, (National Archives & Records Administration; Series T626).

    6. [S90] BROOKS Family History (original / unsourced), Mildred Winona Brooks; Janet Crowder; one anonymous contributor, (1963 and 1975).

    7. [S217] Newspaper.

    8. [S239] Archives: Provincial Archives and Records Office of P.E.I.

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

    10. [S237] Vital Statistics - Massachusetts, U.S.A.

    11. [S584] Book: History of Pomona Valley, California, with Biographical Sketches, (reprint, Los Angeles, California: Historic Record Company, 1920.).

    12. [S204] Census of U.S.A., 1910, (National Archives & Records Administration; Series T624).

    13. [S213] Census of U.S.A., 1920, (National Archives & Records Administration; Series T625).

    14. [S474] Voters List.

    15. [S901] Census of U.S.A., 1940.


  

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