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Effie Amner Tompkins Brooks
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Birth: Jan. 9, 1887
Death: Jul. 11, 1944

Effie was the daughter of Granville Jackson Tompkins and Mary Telitha Hopkins. She was born in Fentress County, TN on 09 Jan 1887. She was first married to John Robert Garrett of Armathwaite, TN and together they had ten children. After John's death she married Joseph S. Patten and they had some children.She was later to marry William Perry Brooks after the death of Joe Patten and settled in Texas. She and Perry did not have any children. 
 
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 Parents:
  Granville Jackson Tompkins (1855 - 1895)
  Mary Telitha Hopkins Westmoreland (1858 - 1948)
 
 Spouse:
  John Robert Garrett (1877 - 1919)*
 
 Children:
  Carlon E. Garrett (1901 - 1961)*
  Maggie Leona Garrett (1903 - 1918)*
  Roy Garrett (1905 - 1905)*
  Stella Garrett (1909 - 1909)*
  Lester Garrett (1910 - 1921)*
  Chester Loyd Garrett (1910 - 1990)*
  Meta "Mettie" Garrett (1913 - 1915)*
  Geneva Anne Garrett Turner (1916 - 2001)*
  Charles Garrett (1917 - 1918)*
  Cora Oreda Patten Wells (1921 - 1996)*
 
 Siblings:
  John C Tompkins (1876 - 1950)**
  Alexander Tompkins (1883 - 1959)*
  Effie Amner Tompkins Brooks (1887 - 1944)
  Sarah L. Brooks (1888 - 1982)**
  Nona Ann Tompkins Ward (1891 - 1975)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Gruver Cemetery
Gruver
Hansford County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Theresa Garrett Dupre
Record added: Nov 16, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22939952
Effie Amner <i>Tompkins</i> Brooks
Added by: Theresa Garrett Dupre
 
Effie Amner <i>Tompkins</i> Brooks
Added by: Theresa Garrett Dupre
 
Effie Amner <i>Tompkins</i> Brooks
Added by: Theresa Garrett Dupre
 
 
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- Bob
 Added: Oct. 9, 2015
You were gone before I had a chance to know you. Rest in peace, Grandmother.
- Theresa Garrett Dupre
 Added: Nov. 24, 2007
 
 
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