Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Brookses in:
 • Rock Creek Cemetery
 • Seneca County
 • Ohio
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Samuel Jarvis Brooks
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Apr. 7, 1833
Auburn
Cayuga County
New York, USA
Death: Jan. 15, 1914
Seneca County
Ohio, USA

Samuel Brooks
Regiment Name 164 Ohio Infantry [National Guard]
Side Union
Company B
Soldier's Rank_In Sgt.
Soldier's Rank_Out Pvt.
Info from National Park Service
Obituary
BROOKS, SAMUEL JARVIS
Tiffin Daily Tribune 1-20-1914 Obituary from Tiffin Seneca Library
Page 3 Column 6
Melmore has been called to mourn the loss of one of her highly esteemed citizens, Samuel J. Brooks, who died Thursday, January 15, 1914. Mr. Brooks was born April 7, 1833, near Auburn, N. Y., and came with his parents to Seneca county, the family settling near Swander. He had been a resident of Melmore over sixty years. He was married to Mary J. Lightcap, December 28, 1853, and to this union were born ten children of whom four are living: William Brooks, of Shephard, Michigan; Mrs. Jane Leiby, of Mount Pleasant, Michigan; Harry B. Brooks, of Tiffin, and Mrs. George H. Parker, of Dayton. Mr. Brooks was a Civil War veteran and was a member of the 164th regiment O. V. I. His wife departed this life in 1877, and in September, 1878, he was married to Mrs. Mary A. Wiest and to this union were born two children: Ed. R. Brooks and Mrs. Cyrus Everingim, both of Tiffin. He leaves to mourn his departure, a brother, William Brooks, of Edison, O., and a sister, Mrs. Rebecca Leach, of Tiffin. The funeral services were held in the Methodist church, Saturday, at 10 o'clock, Rev. Martin Weaver officiating. Interment was made at Rock Creek cemetery. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jonathan Brooks (1807 - 1864)
  Rebecca Brooks (1807 - 1860)
 
 Spouses:
  Mary Jane Lightcap Brooks (1835 - 1877)*
  Mary A. Wiest Brooks (1845 - 1917)*
 
 Children:
  John B. Brooks (1853 - 1864)*
  Freddie Brooks (1862 - 1864)*
  James M. Brooks (1869 - 1869)*
  Jennie Brooks (1876 - 1887)*
 
 Siblings:
  Theron Brooks (1829 - 1891)*
  Samuel Jarvis Brooks (1833 - 1914)
  Harrison Brooks (1840 - 1909)*
  Sarah Maria Brooks German (1842 - 1911)*
  Rebecca Jane Brooks Leech (1845 - 1926)*
  Sophronia Brooks Hubbell (1847 - 1911)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rock Creek Cemetery
Seneca County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section 3 Row 6 Grave 1
 
Created by: Mary Martin
Record added: Sep 27, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30106302
Samuel Jarvis Brooks
Added by: Kathryn Lightcap
 
Samuel Jarvis Brooks
Added by: Mary Martin
 
Samuel Jarvis Brooks
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Law-Miller Roots
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service