Annie Brooks

1875–Female
Missouri, United States

The Life of Annie

When Annie Brooks was born on 2 December 1875, in Missouri, United States, her father, Leonidas Brooks, was 34 and her mother, Nancy Elizabeth Chiddex, was 31. She lived in Middleton Township, Lafayette, Missouri, United States in 1880 and Big Horn, Wyoming, United States in 1910.

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Family Time Line

Leonidas Brooks
1841–1919
Nancy Elizabeth Chiddex
1844–1922
James William Brooks
1867–1934
John Brooks
1872–
Sally Jean Brooks
1869–1954
Minerva Brooks
1873–1965
Annie Brooks
1875–
Pearle Brooks
1877–
Perley Lee Brooks
1877–1947
Della Brooks
1880–1956
Nora Bell Brooks
1882–1967
Eunice Edna Brooks
1887–1975

Parents and Siblings

    Leonidas Brooks

    Male1841–1919Male

    Nancy Elizabeth Chiddex

    Female1844–1922Female

siblings

(10)

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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 29

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 31

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

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)

  • Annie Brooks in household of Pearley L Brooks, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Annie Brooks in household of Leon L Brooks, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Amie Brooks in household of L L Brooks, "United States Census, 1880"

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