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Ova Mae Hill Brooks
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Birth: May 8, 1883
Cottonwood Falls
Chase County
Kansas, USA
Death: Feb. 22, 1963
Wichita
Sedgwick County
Kansas, USA

BIO: OVA MAE HILL:
Ova was the eight child and fifth daughter of Rachel Jane (Kimberling) Hill and Enoch Hill. She was born May 8, 1883, near Cottonwood Falls, Kansas. She grew to womanhood near Nickerson, Kansas. She married James William Brooks on December 22, 1898. James was a brother of Flora (Brooks) Hill, who married Odus Grant Hill. Their entire married life was spent on the Brooks family farm west of Nickerson, Kansas. James William Brooks was born, lived and died on this farm. After the death of her husband on November 21, 1953, Ova Mae moved to Wichita, Kansas, to be close to two of her daughters who lived there. She died Feburary 22, 1963 at Wichita, Kansas. She and her husband are both buried in Memorial Park Cemetery, west of Hutchinson, Kansas. Ova and "Bill" were the parents of five children:
Earl Brooks (1900-1969),
Rachel Irene Brooks (1903-1982),
Dorothea Katheryn Brooks (1910-1981),
Eleanor Virginia Brooks (1916-1996),
Evelyn Lucille Brooks (1918)
 
 
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 Parents:
  Enoch Hill (1847 - 1928)
  Rachel Jane Kimberling Hill (1849 - 1914)
 
 Spouse:
  James William Brooks (1876 - 1953)*
 
 Children:
  Earl Brooks (1900 - 1969)*
  Rachel Irene Brooks Youngberg (1903 - 1982)*
  Dorothea Katheryn Brooks Brown (1910 - 1981)*
  Eleanor Virginia Brooks Suer (1916 - 1996)*
  Evelyn Lucille Brooks Belford (1918 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  Wesley Ward Hill (1873 - 1893)*
  Odus Grant Hill (1876 - 1965)*
  Mary Ellen Hill (1878 - 1895)*
  Ova Mae Hill Brooks (1883 - 1963)
  Carl Enoch Hill (1889 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Memorial Park Cemetery
Hutchinson
Reno County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Acacia C 201 6-A
 
Created by: Phillip H. Pitzer
Record added: Jan 09, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10296483
Ova Mae <i>Hill</i> Brooks
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Ova Mae <i>Hill</i> Brooks
Added by: Larry & Nancy Brooks
 
Ova Mae <i>Hill</i> Brooks
Added by: Phillip H. Pitzer
 
 
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Rest in Heavenly peace.
- William Neill
 Added: Dec. 25, 2013

- Robert C. Hill, Sr.
 Added: Dec. 12, 2008

- Barbara Hammons Davis, Dalt's Mom
 Added: Nov. 10, 2008
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