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William Crofford Brooks
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Birth: Oct. 31, 1813
Abbeville
Abbeville County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 23, 1898
Bartow County
Georgia, USA


William was the son of John Prescott Brooke and Hester Bennett Brooke. At age seventeen he operated the Brooke Ferry across the Etowah River in Chreokee County, Georgia.

He married Mary (Polly) Timmons April 2, 1835. They lived in Cherokee County for several years then purchased land and moved to Bartow County in January, 1844. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Prescott Brooke (1795 - 1880)
  Hester Bennett Brooke (1795 - 1883)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Ruth Timmons Brooks (1816 - 1902)*
 
 Children:
  Nobel John Brooke (1836 - 1922)*
  William Walter Brooks (1837 - 1905)*
  Julia Ann Malissa Brooks Nally (1838 - 1933)*
  Caroline Ellen Brooks (1840 - 1894)*
  Lewis Pinkney Brooks (1841 - 1931)*
  Elijah Berry Brooks (1842 - 1864)*
  Samuel Alexander Brooks (1845 - 1914)*
  Esther Jane Brooks Russell (1846 - 1886)*
  Zachery Taylor Brooks (1848 - 1889)*
  Zachary Taylor Brooks (1848 - 1889)*
  Mary Narcissa Elizabeth Brooks Stone (1849 - 1927)*
  Margaret Brooks Rogers (1851 - 1940)*
  Thomas Jefferson Brooks (1853 - 1854)*
  Martha Vasti Brooks (1855 - 1855)*
  Andrew Jackson Brooks (1857 - 1951)*
  Susan Amelia Brooks Lusk (1859 - 1898)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Crofford Brooks (1813 - 1898)
  Malicia Brooke Knox (1815 - 1885)*
  Narcissus Brooke Edwards (1817 - 1894)*
  James Madison Brooke (1818 - 1893)*
  John Franklin Brooke (1819 - 1847)*
  Elijah Brooke (1821 - 1895)*
  Nathaniel Norman Brooke (1825 - 1924)*
  Mary Ann Brooks Putman (1827 - 1918)*
  George Washington Brooke (1829 - 1912)*
  Thomas Jefferson Brooke (1831 - 1914)*
  Francis Marion Brooke (1833 - 1880)*
  Margaret Susanna Brooke Rusk (1837 - 1912)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
He Died As He Lived, A Christain.
 
Burial:
Stamp Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
Allatoona
Bartow County
Georgia, USA
 
Maintained by: DBrown
Originally Created by: Wes Phinney
Record added: Oct 05, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9557425
William Crofford Brooks
Added by: DBrown
 
William Crofford Brooks
Added by: Wes Phinney
 
 
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- Theresa Poulin
 Added: Nov. 11, 2010

- Rev. Carol Alspaugh Schleich
 Added: May. 14, 2009

- Debbie G.~ In Memory of Dad, John A. Geurin
 Added: Apr. 2, 2006
 
 
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