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John J Brooks
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Birth: Jan. 6, 1869
Putnam County
New York, USA
Death: Dec. 3, 1952
Nelsonville
Putnam County
New York, USA

Ref: Cold Spring, NY cemetery records John J. Brooks d. 3 Dec. 1952, Nelsonville, Putnam Co., NY, bur. area P, grave 93, 6 Dec. 1952, lot owned by Brooks & E. House, chronic intestinal nephritis chronic, 83-10-27, funeral director, John S. Cunningham, of Cold Spring, NY, pg. 200.

Ref: Putnam Co. Recorder, Cold Spring, NY, Wed., 26 Nov. 1952 John Brooks, well known Nelsonville resident died at home on Main St. on Wed. after a long illness, age 83 yrs.

Born in PA on 6 Jan. 1869, he was the son of Thomas & Mary (Gray) Brooks. He was a prominent building contractor. He also served as Superintendent of Highways, Town of Phillipstown, Member of St. Mary's Church, Nelsonville Fish & Fur Club.

Survivors, Etta Hults Brooks, wife, dau. Mrs. Anna Hrusa of Long Island, 2 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren.

Funeral Sat., 2 p.m. at John Cunningham Funeral Home, Bank St., Cold Spring with Rev. Edward S. Gray, rector of St. Mary's, Interment Family Plot, Cold Springs Cem.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Brooks (1840 - 1879)
 
 Spouse:
  Anna Hedwig Svanquist Brooks (1865 - 1931)*
 
 Sibling:
  John J Brooks (1869 - 1952)
  Sarah Brooks Adams (1873 - 1953)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cold Spring Cemetery
Cold Spring
Putnam County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Bob Orr
Record added: Mar 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67128233
John J Brooks
Added by: Chip Rowe
 
 
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