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Ernest Frederick BROOKS

Male 1891 - 1982  (91 years)


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  • Name Ernest Frederick BROOKS  [1, 2
    Born 4 Sep 1891  New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Address 1911  Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Address prior to his marriage to Inez G. SIMMONS on 20 June 1911.
    Address 1930  [5
    Cedar St., Somerville, Massachusetts 
    Died 18 Oct 1982  Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    • Ernest F. BROOKS. At the Drew Nursing Home in Sackville, New Brunswick, October 18, 1982, Ernest F. BROOKS, in his 91st year. Husband of Myrtle Turner BROOKS. Survived by his wife and several nieces and nephews. Mr. BROOKS was the last surviving member of his immediate family. His father was John T. BROOKS of White Sands. His wife was from Forest Hill, P.E.I. The funeral took place October 20th, from Campbells Funeral Home; the Rev. David H. Snell officiating. The hymns were "The Solid Rock" and "Beulah Land". Interment was in Upper Sackville Cemetery. The pallbearers were Lorne BROOKS, John BROOKS, and Frank BROOKS, all nephews of the deceased, and John BROOKS, Victor BROOKS, and William DERBY who were cousins of the deceased from Murray River, P.E.I.(Newspaper)
    Buried Four Corners Burying Ground, Upper Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Address:
    Upper Sackville Cemetery
    Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick
    Canada 
    • Albert B. ROBINSON / 1871 - 1950 / M. Alice BROOKS / Wife of Albert B. ROBINSON / 1877 - 1907 / Ernest F. BROOKS / 1891 - 1982 / Myrtle S. TURNER His wife / 1897 - 1995.
    Notes 
    • Ernest moved to the United States as a young man, returning to Canada at his father's death, after which he successfully farmed until ill health. [1]
    Person ID I791  Nosworthy
    Last Modified 20 Sep 2012 

    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  [9
    • 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) [9]
    Address 1881  Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Address 1891  [11
    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  [3
    • 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 Inez Gertrude SIMMONS,   b. 4 May 1892, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 20 Jun 1911  Brockton, Plymouth, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Married at Brockton, Massachusetts, on 20 June 1911, Ernest F. BROOKS, age 21, first marriage, residing at Sackville, New Brunswick, Shoe Op., born Sackville, New Brunswick, son of John T. BROOKS and Florence BEAL; and Inez G. SIMMONS, age 19, first marriage, residing at 94 Auburn St., Brockton, at home, born Duxbury, Massachusetts, daughter of Hiram SIMMONS and Lillian COOK. Married by C. H. Wheeler, residing at 100 Market St., Minister of the Gospel. [It is not understood why Inez' mother was identified as Lillian COOK; Inez's birth registration states her mother was Lillian H. PETERSON, and which is also the surname on the marriage of Lillian to Hiram SIMMONS.] [4]
    Children 
     1. Lillian Florence BROOKS,   b. 28 Nov 1911, Hanover, Plymouth, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1997  (Age 85 years)
     2. Living
     3. Ernest M. BROOKS,   b. 1 Mar 1914, Rockland, Plymouth, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1995, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    Last Modified 30 Jul 2012 
    Family ID F2612  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Stella Myrtle TURNER,   b. 26 Jun 1897, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1995, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years) 
    Married 1 Jun 1934  Nashua, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 13
    • Ernest F. BROOKS, residing N. Cambridge, Massachusetts, age 43, Carpenter, born New Brunswick, Divorced, Second marriage, filed intention to marry Stella M. TURNER, residing N. Cambridge, Massachusetts, age 34, Stenographer, born Prince Edward Island, First marriage. Filed 1 June 1934 in Nashua, New Hampshire; married by George M. French, Justice of the Peace on the same day and same place. Ernest was the son of John BROOKS, residing Sackville, New Brunswick, age 84, Retired, born Prince Edward Island and Florence BEAL, residing same place, age 78, at home, born Sackville, New Brunswick. Stella was the daughter of Havelock TURNER, residing Boston, Massachusetts, age 60, Furniture mover, born Prince Edward Island, and Ida HENDERSON, residing Somerville, Massachusetts, age 57, at home, born Prince Edward Island. [2]
    Last Modified 4 Sep 2012 
    Family ID F226  Group Sheet

  • Headstones
    ROBINSON
    ROBINSON

    ALBERT B. ROBINSON
    187 - 1950
    M. ALICE BROOKS
    Wife of Albert B. Robinson
    1877 - 1907
    ERNEST F. BROOKS
    1891 - 1982
    MYRTLE S. TURNER His wife
    1897 - 1995


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

    2. [S676] Personal communication.

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

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

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

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

    7. [S217] Newspaper.

    8. [S107] Memorial inscription.

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

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

    11. [S1079] Census of Canada, 1891.

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

    13. [S490] Marriage Certificate.


  

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