1827–1899 (Age 72)
Aylmer, Elgin, Ontario, Canada
When David Brooks was born on 17 August 1827, in Aylmer, Elgin, Ontario, Canada, his father, Benjamin Brooks, was 34 and his mother, Nancy Olive Harris, was 29. He married Mary Jane Morgan on 1 January 1851, in Linn, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Fairfield Township, Fayette, Iowa, United States in 1860. He died in December 1899, in Washington, Oregon, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in West Union Cemetery, West Union, Washington, Oregon, United States.
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