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William E Brooks
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Birth: Aug. 13, 1826
Wilkes County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 5, 1900
Wilkes County
North Carolina, USA

Parents:

Deacon Stokes Brooks b 6 Jan 1802 Halifax Co.,VA d 12 Jun 1886 Wilkes Co., NC
m 1 Jan 1822
Clarissa H Reynolds 1801 - 1878

Deacon Stokes Brooks attended several churches in the area throughout his life, and was a Baptist minister for many years. He helped to organize Woodruff Primitive Baptist Church in 1850.

Stokes and Clarissa are buried in "the Dehart section at Hays, NC, in an unmarked grave." The cemetery is "on the Dehart Road before you get to the church. There is a deep curve. There is an old house there (2003). The old house is where Stokes lived." His obituary says that he joined Brier Creek Baptist Church, was ordained a deacon at Fishing Creek Church in 1839, and was a member of Dehart Baptist Church at his death.

Siblings of William E:

Larkin b: 2 Nov 1822 d 25 Jun 1904 83053466 m Mary Brown b 1822 Find A Grave Memorial# 83053631
Hardin b: 1824 d 1903 Find A Grave Memoria#31076336 m Cassia Sparks b1821 d1902 Find A Grave Memorial# 50810028
Matthew b 1828 CWCasualty
Nathan b 1829
Permelia b 14 May 1830 d 28 Aug 1914 m 1851 Find A Grave Memorial# 22056870
Mary b 1832 m Jack Rose moved to Ashe Co
Elbert b 1834
Robt P b 1836 CWCasualty
Jesse H b 1842 CWCasualty
Rev John N b 1844 d 1921 Find A Grave Memorial# 22056891 m Susan Jennings b 4 May 1848 d 1 Mar 1939 Find A Grave Memorial# 22056914 
 
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 Spouse:
  Rebecca E Brown Brooks (1827 - 1898)
 
 Children:
  John Wesley Brooks (1849 - 1924)*
  George W Brooks (1854 - 1856)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Brown Family Cemetery
Traphill
Wilkes County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Bonnie Schermer
Record added: Jan 06, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83054241
William E Brooks
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William E Brooks
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William E Brooks
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