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Mary Ellen "Molly" Brooks Lewis
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Birth: Mar. 10, 1868
Marceline
Linn County
Missouri, USA
Death: Feb. 11, 1958
Kirksville
Adair County
Missouri, USA

MRS. MOLLY LEWIS DIES AT KIRKSVILLE

Mrs Molly Lewis, 89, died in a Kirksville, Mo., hospital at 9 p.m. Tuesday. She had been ill for about 24 hours. Her home was in Bucklin, Mo.

Survivors include five sons, Allen Thurman Sweezer, Robert Sweezer, Homer Sweezer, Estel Sweezer, all of Bucklin, and William C. Sweezer, Fort Madison; and two daughters, Mrs. Maude Sinclair, Campbell, Mo., and Mrs. L.L.(Irene) Woolever, Fort Madison. Six grandchildren also survive.

The body is at Larson's Funeral Home, Bucklin, where final rites will be at 1 p.m. Friday. Burial will be in the Mt. Olive cemetery at Marceline, Mo.

THE EVENING DEMOCRAT, Fort Madison, Iowa Feb, 1958

Mary Ellen Brooks married James Marion Sweezer before 1888, and they had 7 children. She was preceded in death by her husband James who died February 26, 1925. She subsequently married a 2nd time to James Jobson, who preceded her in death, and a 3rd time to Mr. (?) Lewis, who also preceded her in death. Mary Ellen's parents were William and Nancy (Brewers) Brooks who also preceded her in death.

 
 
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 Parents:
  William B. Brooks (1837 - 1919)
  Nancy Emily Brewer Brooks (1839 - 1869)
 
 Spouse:
  James Marion Sweezer (1862 - 1925)*
 
 Children:
  Robert Clark Sweezer (1889 - 1974)*
  Mary Irene Sweezer Woolever (1912 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Abner Brooks (1856 - 1939)*
  John Calvin Brooks (1862 - 1937)*
  George Washington Brooks (1863 - 1951)*
  Elizabeth Brooks Prather (1864 - ____)*
  Mary Ellen Brooks Lewis (1868 - 1958)
  Emma Luella Brooks Morris (1868 - 1972)*
  William Everett Brooks (1884 - 1938)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Marceline
Linn County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Charles Woolever
Record added: Nov 18, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61816279
Mary Ellen Molly <i>Brooks</i> Lewis
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