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Thomas Brooke
Birth: Sep. 10, 1851
Miami County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jul. 31, 1891
Marshall County
Indiana, USA

THOMAS JEFFERSON BROOKE [per grandaughter, Phyllis Kern]

Son of James Brooke and Lydia Duff. Thomas Brooke died at age 40.

He married Clara Elen Lee in approx year of 1870.

They had 8 or 9 children. His still living granddaughter, Phyllis says there were 8 children. It's possible Thomas also had 1 or more children from a prior marriage.

The known children were:

1 Bale Brooke, died in infancy

2 Mary Jane Brooke m. Jesse Shekel

3 Ruth Elizabeth Brooke m. George Cleveland Wolfram

4 June Brooke

5 May L Brooke m. Chester L Mattox

6 Cora Brooke m. George Collins

7 Sarah "Sadie" Louise [Brooke] Kern m. Henry Clarence Kern

8 Clyde Brooke

9 Emma Beatrice [Brooke] Schafer m. Carl Rudolph Vergin on 21 Feb 1911..... Emma was adopted by David & Lydia P. Schafer. She married After Thomas Brooke died, Clara kept Clyde & Sarah Louise.

10 Raymond Brooke - nephew of Thomas Brooke & raised by Thomas.

Per grand daughter, Phyllis Kern, the children all grew up in the same community & knew each other.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Brooke (1821 - 1877)
  Lydia Duff Brooke (1823 - 1911)
 
 Spouse:
  Clara Elen Lee Kline (1857 - 1932)
 
 Children:
  Bale Brooke (____ - 1881)*
  Sarah Louise Brooke Kern (1890 - 1948)*
  Emma Beatrice Brooke Shafer Vergin (1892 - 1975)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph H. Brooke (1847 - 1932)*
  Hannah Elizabeth Brooke Brandal (1851 - 1946)*
  Thomas Brooke (1851 - 1891)
  Mary Jane Brooke Bennett (1854 - 1916)*
  Nancy Catharine Brooke (1856 - 1861)*
  Daniel Fairfield Brooke (1859 - 1933)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
McDonald Cemetery
Rutland
Marshall County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: FamilyHunt
Originally Created by: Bonnie Weller
Record added: Nov 21, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5989504
Thomas Brooke
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Thomas Brooke
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 Added: Jan. 5, 2006
 
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