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Linnes Edgar Brooks
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Birth: Jan. 4, 1880
Renick
Randolph County
Missouri, USA
Death: Sep. 19, 1950
Glendale
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Linnes is the eighth of eleven children born to Joseph Benjamin BROOKS and Mary Frances "Mollie" (EVERHART) BROOKS (see links).

1880 census ~ 5 month old Linnes is with his parents and siblings in Prairie Twp., Randolph County, Missouri

Linnes married Vera Elizabeth POLSON (see link)

1909 & 1911 City Directories Linnes and his wife Vera are living in Moberly, MO. Linnes is a conductor for the Wabash RR. His mother, Mollie, is listed at the same address in 1909.

1918 Linnes's WW1 Draft Registration Linnes and Vera live in Moberly. Linnes lists his occupation as "railroading" Wabash RR.

1920 census Linnes, Vera, and their 13 year old son Raymond are living in Moberly, MO. Linnes is a railroad conductor.

1927 Linnes is living in Kansas City, MO according to his father's obituary.

1930 census - Linnes, Vera, Raymond and Ray's wife Elizabeth are living in Kansas City, Jackson County, MO. Linnes is a steam railroad conductor; Ray is a credit manager and Elizabeth a bookkeeper.

1940 census - Linnes and Vera are at the same house in Kansas city, and his occupation is steam railroad conductor.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joseph Benjamin Brooks (1845 - 1920)
  Mary Frances Everhart Brooks (1846 - 1927)
 
 Spouse:
  Vera Elizabeth Polson Brooks (1881 - 1961)
 
 Children:
  Raymond Robert Brooks (1906 - 1992)*
 
 Siblings:
  Martha Elizabeth Brooks Lingo (1865 - 1949)*
  James Robert Brooks (1867 - 1949)*
  Harriet Jo Brooks Pigg (1869 - 1956)*
  William R Brooks (1870 - 1874)*
  Frank L. Brooks (1873 - 1936)*
  Maude B. Brooks Vestal (1875 - 1954)*
  Charles Forrest Brooks (1879 - 1937)*
  Linnes Edgar Brooks (1880 - 1950)
  Myrtle May Brooks Stevens (1881 - 1962)*
  Clarence Selby Brooks (1883 - 1953)*
  Roy Erwin Brooks (1886 - 1978)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Grand View Memorial Park
Glendale
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: West Mausoleum, Lower Level, Section 5, Crypt D
 
Maintained by: lgleason
Originally Created by: Grand View Volunteers
Record added: Feb 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47483085
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- JMW
 Added: Nov. 22, 2012

- JMW
 Added: Nov. 22, 2012
My great grand uncle
- Lynn (Brooks) Gleason
 Added: Oct. 20, 2012
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