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Henry Brooks
Birth: 1761, Ireland
Death: Sep. 29, 1819, Indonesia



Wife:
Jane Britten 1768 1825

Children:
Nancy Brooks 1790
Jane Brooks 1792 1859
Henry Brooks 1794 1884
Rebecca Brooks 1796 1868
Margaret Margery Brooks Immigrant Ireland 1798 1881
John J Brooks Immigrant Ireland 1802 1889 memorial 41717320
Thomas Brooks 1805 1867
Elizabeth Brooks 1807 1886

One of the early natives from Fermanagh District Ireland was Henry Brooks. In 1818 Henry and his family left Ireland for America. Sadly, Mr. Brooks died aboard ship and was thus buried in the Atlantic Ocean. His family reached land and proceeded westward into Ohio. They settled on a tract of government land among their Irish neighbors who preceded them. founded in historical societies notes of Carrol county Ohio. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Jane Britten Brooks (1768 - 1825)
 
 Children:
  Jane Brooks Rutledge (1792 - 1859)*
  Henry Brooks (1794 - 1884)*
  Rebecca Brooks Brackin (1796 - 1868)*
  Margery Brooks Fawcett (1798 - 1881)*
  John J. Brooks (1802 - 1889)*
  Thomas Brooks (1805 - 1867)*
  Elizabeth Brooks Fawcett (1807 - 1886)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Body buried at sea
Specifically: Atlantic Ocean during migration to America Sea Indonesia Sulawesi Tengah
 
Created by: GL
Record added: Jul 13, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93548770
 

My fourth great grand daddy, remembering you on this day, so proud to be an ancestor. Hopefully you would be proud of all of us. Rest in peace.A great grand daughter.
- GL
 Added: Aug. 14, 2016
There is a lot of sacrifice in the story of Henry Brooks. He inspires me with his determination. Researching his son shows us what he taught his children and how he raised them. He was an amazing man.
- Vanessa Wiggins
 Added: Jan. 17, 2016

- GL
 Added: Jul. 13, 2012
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