Malinda Carolina Brooks

14 August 1853–13 January 1932 (Age 78)
Jackson, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Malinda Carolina

When Malinda Carolina Brooks was born on 14 August 1853, in Jackson, North Carolina, United States, her father, Thomas Robert Brooks, was 36 and her mother, Lucinda Blanton, was 30. She married George Washington Shuler about 1870, in Jackson, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Caney Fork Township, Jackson, North Carolina, United States in 1900 and Webster, Jackson, North Carolina, United States in 1910. She died on 13 January 1932, in Sylva, Jackson, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Sylva, Jackson, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Washington Shuler
Malinda Carolina Brooks
Marriage: about 1870
Lora C Shuler
Liza Ann Shuler
child SHULER
John Robert Shuler
James Cleveland Shuler
Mandie Cordelia Shuler
William Leander Shuler
George Washington Shuler
Arizona Mary SHULER
Rufus Shuler

Spouse and Children

about 1870
Jackson, North Carolina, United States


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World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Roanoke Island

Age 9

On February 7, 1862, General Burnside's expedition started with the Battle of Roanoke Island. The battle was mostly fought by the Union and Confederate Navy's. This was a Union victory.

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 22

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the possessive case of Brook (i.e. ‘of the brook’).2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Jewish surnames.3 Americanized spelling of German Brucks .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Lynday Shular in household of George Shular, "United States Census, 1900"
  • S C Brooks in household of T R Brooks, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Salinda C Brooks in household of Lucinda Brooks, "United States Census, 1870"

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