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Walter David BROOKS

Male 1884 - 1966  (81 years)


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  • Name Walter David BROOKS  [1, 2
    Born 25 Mar 1884  Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • His date of birth in a family bible is 25 March 1883.(Personal communication)

      On 19 May 1947, his mother, Florence, signed a declaration as to the date of his birth. It stated, Walter David BROOKS, male, born 25 March 1884 at Village of Middle Sackville, Wesmorland. Son of John Thomas BROOKS, born Murray Harbour, P.E.I., residing at Middle Sackville, N.B., farmer, and Florence Nightingale, BEAL. Name of Physician at Birth: "None, my mother took care of me". I, Florence Nightingale BROOKS, of Middle Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, do solemnly declare that, "I am the mother of the aforesaid child and I distinctly remember the [illegible] of the birth, the place of the birth, and the date of the birth and have known ever since that my son Walter David BROOKS was born on March 25, 1884". Declared and signed by Florence BROOKS at Middle Sackville on 19 May 1947.
    Gender Male 
    Address 1932  Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Address at the time of his second marriage on 30 November 1932.
    Died 6 Jan 1966  [3
    Buried Four Corners Burying Ground, Upper Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 1883 Walter D. BROOKS 1966 / 1918 Ruth E. BROOKS 2004.
    Notes 
    • Walter moved to the United States as a young man. He returned to Canada after the death of his first wife. [1]
    Person ID I789  Nosworthy
    Last Modified 1 Oct 2015 

    Father John Thomas BROOKS,   b. 14 May 1853, White Sands, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1938, Middle Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother 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  [6
    • 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) [6]
    Address 1881  Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Address 1891  [8
    Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada 
    Address 1901  Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Address 1911  Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • They were living beside their married son, Roy.
    Documents
    Census 1891: John Brooks' family
    Census 1891: John Brooks' family
    Living in Sackville, New Brunswick
    Family ID F55  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Caroline "Carrie" SMITH,   b. Abt 1882, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1928  (Age ~ 46 years) 
    Married New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address 1911  Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Children 
     1. Verna Maud BROOKS,   d. Bef 30 Dec 1987
     2. Wanda May BROOKS,   b. 12 Jan 1906, Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1995, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     3. Ralph BROOKS,   b. May 1909, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 30 Dec 1987  (Age ~ 78 years)
     4. Lena BROOKS,   b. Aug 1911, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 30 Dec 1987  (Age ~ 76 years)
     5. Gertrude L. BROOKS,   b. 30 Mar 1914, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1994, Bourne, Barnstable, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     6. Florence Mabel BROOKS,   b. Abt 1921, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1987, Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years)
    Last Modified 1 Oct 2015 
    Family ID F223  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Araminta Esther "Minnie" MANSHIP,   b. 28 Apr 1895, Truemanville, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1980, Amherst, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 30 Nov 1932  Amherst, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Walter David BROOKS, Farmer, Widower, age 48, Baptist, residing in Sackville, West. Co., N.B., born same place, son of John BROOKS, born Murray Harbour, P.E.I., and Florence BEAL; married Arminta Esther FAGE, Widow, age 37, Baptist, residing at Hastings Cum. Co., N.S., born Trumemanville, Cum. Co., N.S., daughter of Bliss MANSHIP, born Sackville, N.B., and Abigail BAXTER. Married 30 November 1932 at 1 Bonect? St., Amherst, N.S., by license. Witnesses: Mrs Frank E. HIGGINS and Frank E. HIGGINS both residing in Amherst, N.S. Married by clergyman of Baptist faith. Both groom and bride noted to be able to read and write. [4]
    Address 1934 
    Hastings, Nova Scotia 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
    Documents
    Brooks-Fage marriage (Groom)
    Brooks-Fage marriage (Groom)
    Walter Brooks married Araminta (Minnie) Fage, nee Manship, a widow, on 30 November 1932 in Amherst, Nova Scotia.
    Brooks-Fage marriage (Bride)
    Brooks-Fage marriage (Bride)
    Last Modified 12 Nov 2012 
    Family ID F224  Group Sheet

  • Headstones
    BROOKS
    BROOKS

    1883 WALTER D. BROOKS 1966
    1918 RUTH E. BROOKS 2004


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

    2. [S642] Index: Births - New Brunswick, Canada, ((http://archives.gnb.ca)).

    3. [S676] Personal communication.

    4. [S109] Civil Marriage Registration.

    5. [S107] Memorial inscription.

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

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

    8. [S1079] Census of Canada, 1891.

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

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


  

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