Brooks, David

Birth Name Brooks, David
Gender male
Age at Death about 76 years

Narrative

On gravestone with John and Christie.

Name David Brooks
Age 71
Residence Fredericton
Date of Death 13 February 1926
Entry Number 321
Source RG19/s2/ss6: Death registration books, 1926

Newspaper said at age 72.

Census records vary as to his year of birth.

In the 1861 census, there was no boy under 5 years of age.

David was the youngest son named in the will of John Brooks, and his sister Mattie left him sleigh robes and a gold watch. He was said to be age 46, when Mattie died in 1898.

David was survived by one brother, William.

Brooks, David
Summerside Journal - 15 February 1926, page 5, col. 3

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth about 1852 Fredericton, Lot 67, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada    
Death 1928 Prince Edward Island, Canada at age 72  

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Brooks, Johnabout 1810June 19, 1886
Mother Ramsay, Christiana Christyabout 1811about 1862
    Sister     Brooks, Johanna April 21, 1836 1923
    Brother     Brooks, John Thomas about 1847 June 29, 1897
    Sister     Brooks, Margaret Jane April 22, 1840 1912
    Brother     Brooks, William April 8, 1844 May 2, 1935
    Sister     Brooks, Mary Ann April 2, 1843 November 28, 1911
    Brother     Brooks, Robert February 11, 1850 March 25, 1915
    Sister     Brooks, Flora about 1844 1879
    Brother     Brooks, George 1850
         Brooks, David about 1852 1928
    Sister     Brooks, Sophia about 1858 1916
    Sister     Brooks, Martha Mattie about 1859 March 15, 1898