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Col Zachariah Smith Brooks
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Birth: May 18, 1765
South Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 7, 1848
South Carolina, USA

The engraving on his stone says:

He was emphatically an honest man, remarkable for his scrupulous punctuality in the business obligations of life. His patriotism was evincedd by his early services to his country as a soldier of the revolution and through life he retained the simple tastes and practised the hardy witness becoming a republican citizen who loved his country by industry and management, he prospered in his worldly affairs aand to the education and advacement of his children he bestowed his means with judicious liberation. In testimony of whose grateful remembrance and veneration this marble is erected.

Thanks to Donna Yarborough for the transcription from the book "It all Began with Moses".

Col Brooks was also married to Lucretia BELL Daniel Brooks.

Robert 
 
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 Spouses:
  Elizabeth Butler Brooks (1766 - 1802)
  Lucretia Bell Daniel (1757 - 1822)
 
 Children:
  Whitfield Butler Brooks (1790 - 1851)*
  Lucinda Brooks Bird (1791 - 1826)*
  Behethland Brooks Bird (1793 - 1864)*
  Nancy Brooks Blocker (1798 - 1871)*
  Eliza Brooks (1799 - 1802)*
  William Butler Brooks (1802 - 1802)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Butler United Methodist Church Cemetery
Saluda
Saluda County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Robert C. Peurifoy
Record added: Jul 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54961027
Col Zachariah Smith Brooks
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Col Zachariah Smith Brooks
Added by: Robert C. Peurifoy
 
Col Zachariah Smith Brooks
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