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John S Brockman
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Birth: Aug. 23, 1859
Benton County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jan. 9, 1863
Benton County
Iowa, USA

Age 3 yr 5 mo 11 days is listed on the headstone

John was born a twin to his sister Catherine (Cassie) Brockman on his parent's farm in Parkers Grove, south of Shellsburg, Iowa. His parents, Walter and Helen Brockman, are listed as part of the original founders of the Parkers Grove Church near where the cemetery is located.

John died of the measles, which was very hard on his family. There were a number of boys born into the family later on who were named John in his honor. His brother, Dr. David Crawford Brockman, had his only grandson named John David Brockman.

John had 2 older half brothers and 6 older siblings:

***Charles W. Conner, Jr. (1842-1905)
***Clayborn David Worrall (1848-1903)
***Eli Brockman (1850-1917)
***Margaret Ann Brockman Rutan (1850-1926)
***Dr. David Crawford Brockman (1853-1925)
***Sarepta Ellen Brockman Barnes (1855-1920)
***Walter Leake Brockman, Jr. (1857-1936)
***Catherine Brockman Mason (1859-1906)
 
 
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 Parents:
  Walter Leake Brockman (1821 - 1906)
  Helen Crawford Brockman (1819 - 1890)
 
 Siblings:
  Charles W. Conner (1842 - 1905)**
  Eli Brockman (1850 - 1917)*
  David Crawford Brockman (1853 - 1925)*
  Sarepta Ellen Brockman Barnes (1855 - 1920)*
  Walter Leake Brockman (1857 - 1936)*
  John S Brockman (1859 - 1863)
  Katherine B. Brockman Mason (1859 - 1906)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Parkers Grove Cemetery
Shellsburg
Benton County
Iowa, USA
 
Maintained by: Tamara Brockman Foran
Originally Created by: Shirley (Bruhn) Martys
Record added: Jan 01, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 102915210
John S Brockman
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gone to soon
- Melva "Jo" Wright
 Added: Feb. 8, 2013
Rest softly young one, knowing that you are remembered in the family you left behind.
- Tamara Brockman Foran
 Added: Jan. 21, 2013
 
 
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