Samuel Jarvis Brooks

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Samuel Jarvis Brooks

  • Birth 7 Apr 1833 Auburn, Cayuga County, New York, USA
  • Death 15 Jan 1914 Seneca County, Ohio, USA
  • Burial Rockaway, Seneca County, Ohio, USA
  • Plot Section 3 Row 6 Grave 1
  • Memorial ID 30106302

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.


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  • Created by: Mary Martin
  • Added: 27 Sep 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 30106302
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Samuel Jarvis Brooks (7 Apr 1833–15 Jan 1914), Find A Grave Memorial no. 30106302, citing Rock Creek Cemetery, Rockaway, Seneca County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Mary Martin (contributor 46566096) .