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Margaret Creedella “Teddy” <I>Brooks</I> Berryhill

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Margaret Creedella “Teddy” Brooks Berryhill

Birth
Catoosa County, Georgia, USA
Death
6 Oct 1987 (aged 71)
Richardson, Collin County, Texas, USA
Burial
Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA Add to Map
Plot
Garden of Whispering Waters West section
Memorial ID
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Margaret Creedella "Teddy" Brooks was born 17 Jun 1916 in Woodstation, Catoosa, Georgia and died 06 Oct 1987 in Richardson, Collin, Texas.

She was the daughter of Creed Flavious Brooks and Nancy Catherine "Kitty" Downey.

Valley Morning Star (Harlingen, Texas)
15 Jul 1937, Thu Page 8
Nieces Are Guests Of Mrs. John Burk
HARLINGEN --When Mrs. John Burk returned this week from a visit in Tennessee, four nieces accompanied her home for a visit. They are Misses Geraldine Burk, Johnston City, Tenn., Miss LaVenia Bloss, South Pittsburg, Tenn., and Misses Ted Brooks and Katherine Brooks, Texarkana.
Mrs. Burk's son, Raymond, who was with her during her Tennessee stay returned with her to their home at the Reese-Wil-Mond Hotel where Mrs. Burk is owner. (Mrs. Burk is Bessie Matilda Brooks Burk, the sister of Ted Brooks' father Creed F. Brooks)

Valley Morning Star (Harlingen, Texas)
18 Jul 1937, Sun Page 27
Palms, abundant in the Lower Rio Grande Valley, have excited the admiration of this bevy of visitors who are guest of their aunt, Mrs. John Burk, at the Reese-Wil-Mond Hotel in Harlingen. Shown in the photo (left to right) are Miss Cathryn Brooks, Texarkana, Texas; Miss Luvenia Bloss, South Pittsburgh, Tenn.; Miss Ted Brooks, Texarkana, Texas; and Miss Geraldine Burk, Johnson City, Tenn. The tile garden seat with its shadowed pattern of palm fronds is a favorite spot with the young visitors. (Staff Photo)

MARRIAGE
Margaret Creedella "Teddy" Brooks married Richard Henry Berryhill on 1 Jun 1941 in Austin, Travis County, Texas.
Source: Texas, Select County Marriage Records, 1837-2015
Marriage License
County of Travis
To any Regularly Licensed or Ordained Minister of the Gospel, Jewish Rabbi, Judge, of the District or County Court, or any Justice of the Peace in the State of Texas.
GREETINGS:
YOU ARE HEREBY AUTHORIZED TO SOLEMNIZE THE
RITES OF MATRIMONY
Between Mr. R. H. Berryhill
and Miss Margaret C. Brooks
and make due return to the Clerk of the County Court of said County within Sixty days thereafter, certifying your action under this License.
WITNESS my official signature and seal of office at office in Austin,
Texas, this the 31 day of May A.D. 1841. (Seal)
Emilie Limberg, Clerk, County Court.
By: D. Owens, Deputy
=========================================
I, Conway T. Wharton hereby certify that on the
First of June A.D. 1941, I united in Marriage Mr. R. H. Berryhill
and Miss Margaret C. Brooks, the parties above named.
WITNESS my hand this 2nd day of June A. D. 1941.
Conway T. Wharton, Minister
University Presbyterian Church, Austin, Texas
========================================
Returned and filed for record the 3 day of June, 1941, and recorded the 3 day of June, 1941.
By W. M. Overson, Deputy
Emilie Limberg, County Clerk.

Richard graduated, 02 Jun 1941, Mon, at the University of Texas Austin. Richard was a civil engineer.
Austin American-Statesman (Austin, Texas)
02 Jun 1941, Mon Page 8
1,200 University of Texas Seniors Receive Sheepskins Tonight

1944
Margaret Berryhill in the U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995
Name: Margaret Berryhill
Gender: Female
Residence Year: 1944
Street address: 3808 Jefferson av
Residence Place: El Paso, Texas, USA
Spouse: Richard H Berryhill, United States Navy
Publication Title: El Paso, Texas, City Directory, 1944

Teddy and Richard had one daughter born in 1948. She currently resides in New Mexico with her husband, they had two sons.

1953
Margaret C Berryhlll in the U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995
Name: Margaret C Berryhlll
Gender: Female
Residence Year: 1953
Street address: 3860 Clover la
Residence Place: Dallas, Texas, USA
Spouse: Richard H Berryhlll, civil eng US Eng;
Publication Title: Dallas, Texas, City Directory, 1953

1967
Margaret Berryhill in the U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995
Name: Margaret Berryhill
Gender: Female
Residence Year: 1967
Residence Place: Dallas, Texas
Spouse: Richard H Berryhill, Eng Supvr U. S. Army Corps Engineers
Publication Title: Polk's Greater Dallas City Directory, 1967

Margaret Berryhill in the Texas, Death Index, 1903-2000
Name: Margaret Berryhill
Death Date: 6 Oct 1987
Death County: Collin
Gender: Female

Check on the links for her parents, husband and siblings below for additional information.
Margaret Creedella "Teddy" Brooks was born 17 Jun 1916 in Woodstation, Catoosa, Georgia and died 06 Oct 1987 in Richardson, Collin, Texas.

She was the daughter of Creed Flavious Brooks and Nancy Catherine "Kitty" Downey.

Valley Morning Star (Harlingen, Texas)
15 Jul 1937, Thu Page 8
Nieces Are Guests Of Mrs. John Burk
HARLINGEN --When Mrs. John Burk returned this week from a visit in Tennessee, four nieces accompanied her home for a visit. They are Misses Geraldine Burk, Johnston City, Tenn., Miss LaVenia Bloss, South Pittsburg, Tenn., and Misses Ted Brooks and Katherine Brooks, Texarkana.
Mrs. Burk's son, Raymond, who was with her during her Tennessee stay returned with her to their home at the Reese-Wil-Mond Hotel where Mrs. Burk is owner. (Mrs. Burk is Bessie Matilda Brooks Burk, the sister of Ted Brooks' father Creed F. Brooks)

Valley Morning Star (Harlingen, Texas)
18 Jul 1937, Sun Page 27
Palms, abundant in the Lower Rio Grande Valley, have excited the admiration of this bevy of visitors who are guest of their aunt, Mrs. John Burk, at the Reese-Wil-Mond Hotel in Harlingen. Shown in the photo (left to right) are Miss Cathryn Brooks, Texarkana, Texas; Miss Luvenia Bloss, South Pittsburgh, Tenn.; Miss Ted Brooks, Texarkana, Texas; and Miss Geraldine Burk, Johnson City, Tenn. The tile garden seat with its shadowed pattern of palm fronds is a favorite spot with the young visitors. (Staff Photo)

MARRIAGE
Margaret Creedella "Teddy" Brooks married Richard Henry Berryhill on 1 Jun 1941 in Austin, Travis County, Texas.
Source: Texas, Select County Marriage Records, 1837-2015
Marriage License
County of Travis
To any Regularly Licensed or Ordained Minister of the Gospel, Jewish Rabbi, Judge, of the District or County Court, or any Justice of the Peace in the State of Texas.
GREETINGS:
YOU ARE HEREBY AUTHORIZED TO SOLEMNIZE THE
RITES OF MATRIMONY
Between Mr. R. H. Berryhill
and Miss Margaret C. Brooks
and make due return to the Clerk of the County Court of said County within Sixty days thereafter, certifying your action under this License.
WITNESS my official signature and seal of office at office in Austin,
Texas, this the 31 day of May A.D. 1841. (Seal)
Emilie Limberg, Clerk, County Court.
By: D. Owens, Deputy
=========================================
I, Conway T. Wharton hereby certify that on the
First of June A.D. 1941, I united in Marriage Mr. R. H. Berryhill
and Miss Margaret C. Brooks, the parties above named.
WITNESS my hand this 2nd day of June A. D. 1941.
Conway T. Wharton, Minister
University Presbyterian Church, Austin, Texas
========================================
Returned and filed for record the 3 day of June, 1941, and recorded the 3 day of June, 1941.
By W. M. Overson, Deputy
Emilie Limberg, County Clerk.

Richard graduated, 02 Jun 1941, Mon, at the University of Texas Austin. Richard was a civil engineer.
Austin American-Statesman (Austin, Texas)
02 Jun 1941, Mon Page 8
1,200 University of Texas Seniors Receive Sheepskins Tonight

1944
Margaret Berryhill in the U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995
Name: Margaret Berryhill
Gender: Female
Residence Year: 1944
Street address: 3808 Jefferson av
Residence Place: El Paso, Texas, USA
Spouse: Richard H Berryhill, United States Navy
Publication Title: El Paso, Texas, City Directory, 1944

Teddy and Richard had one daughter born in 1948. She currently resides in New Mexico with her husband, they had two sons.

1953
Margaret C Berryhlll in the U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995
Name: Margaret C Berryhlll
Gender: Female
Residence Year: 1953
Street address: 3860 Clover la
Residence Place: Dallas, Texas, USA
Spouse: Richard H Berryhlll, civil eng US Eng;
Publication Title: Dallas, Texas, City Directory, 1953

1967
Margaret Berryhill in the U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995
Name: Margaret Berryhill
Gender: Female
Residence Year: 1967
Residence Place: Dallas, Texas
Spouse: Richard H Berryhill, Eng Supvr U. S. Army Corps Engineers
Publication Title: Polk's Greater Dallas City Directory, 1967

Margaret Berryhill in the Texas, Death Index, 1903-2000
Name: Margaret Berryhill
Death Date: 6 Oct 1987
Death County: Collin
Gender: Female

Check on the links for her parents, husband and siblings below for additional information.


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