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 Clarence Selby Brooks

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Clarence Selby Brooks

  • Birth 25 Nov 1883 Randolph County, Missouri, USA
  • Death 7 Oct 1953 Stanislaus County, California, USA
  • Burial Modesto, Stanislaus County, California, USA
  • Plot Tr 20 Gr 151
  • Memorial ID 38723518

Clarence was the 10th of eleven children born to Joseph Benjamin BROOKS and Mary Frances "Mollie" (EVERHART) BROOKS (see links)

1900 census - age 17 - he was living with his parents in Moberly, Randolph County, Missouri and working as a coal miner.

1910 census - age 27 - he was living with his sister, Hattie (BROOKS) PIGG and her husband, in Moberly, and working as a clerk in their grocery store.

married Bessie Pearl MILLER (see link)

1918 WW1 Draft registration - age 34 - he is married to Bessie Pearl (MILLER) and is a grocer (self employed) in Moberly.

SON: William M. "Billie" BROOKS (1918- )

1920 census - Clarence, Bessie, and their two-year-old son Billie are living in Moberly. Clarence is 36 and a grocer. Bessie is helping in the store.

1930 census - Clarence and Bessie are living on South Williams in Moberly, and he is "proprietor" or a grocery store.

According to 1940 census they lived in Moberly in 1935.

1940 census - Clarence, Bessie and William are in Modesto, Stanislaus County, California. Clarence's occupation is Grocery - Retail Grocery.

1942 WW2 draft registration - Clarence lists his employer as B & T Market, 8th & H St., Modesto, Stanislaus County, California.





  • Maintained by: lgleason
  • Originally Created by: Ed Smith
  • Added: 25 Jun 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 38723518
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Clarence Selby Brooks (25 Nov 1883–7 Oct 1953), Find A Grave Memorial no. 38723518, citing Acacia Memorial Park, Modesto, Stanislaus County, California, USA ; Maintained by lgleason (contributor 47917336) .