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Dr William Alexander Brooks

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Dr William Alexander Brooks

  • Birth 23 Jan 1825
  • Death 16 Sep 1909
  • Burial Rockdale, Milam County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 70760789

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Mortuary. Dr. William A. Brooks, aged 84 years, a retired physician, died yesterday afternoon at a local hospital after a lingering illness. He leaves two sons, John T. Brooks, traveling freight agent of the Chicago, Rock Island & pacific, Frisco lines, and James B. Brooks, assistant general freight agent of the Aransas Pass. Dr. Brooks was a member of Masons and Odd Fellows. The body was taken to Rockdale last night and the funeral will take place under the auspices of the Odd Fellows at Rockdale this afternoon. San Antonio Light and Gazette, September 19, 1909
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From his Texas certificate of death
Name: Dr. Wm. A. Brooks
Death Date: 16 Sep 1909
Death Place: Sth Flores St., San Antonio, Bexar, Texas
Gender: Male
Race: White
Death Age: 84 years 7 months 6 days
Birth Date: 23 Jan 1825
Birthplace: Miss.
Marital Status: Widowed
Father's Name: Terrell Brooks
Father's Birthplace: N.C.
Mother's Name: Mattie McCarter
Mother's Birthplace: Miss.
Occupation: Retired
Place of Residence: San Antonio, Texas
Burial Place: Rockdale, Tex.
Burial Date: Sep 1909
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In June of 1888 his wife and four of their children perished in the Mundine Hotel fire . . .
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  • Created by: BeNotForgot
  • Added: 2 Jun 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 70760789
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dr William Alexander Brooks (23 Jan 1825–16 Sep 1909), Find A Grave Memorial no. 70760789, citing Odd Fellows Cemetery, Rockdale, Milam County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by BeNotForgot (contributor 46974545) .