Victor Edward Brooks

28 October 1898–26 January 1971 (Age 72)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Victor Edward

When Victor Edward Brooks was born on 28 October 1898, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Charles Brooks, was 39 and his mother, Angelina King, was 32. He married Mildred Ilene Anderson on 17 May 1927, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1898 and Salt Lake City Ward 3, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920. He died on 26 January 1971, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Victor Edward Brooks
1898–1971
Mildred Ilene Anderson
1901–1941
Marriage: 17 May 1927
Edward James Brooks
1930–1980

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 May 1927
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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siblings

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World Events (8)

1899 · The Salt Palace Convention Center

Age 1

The original Salt Palace was built in 1899 and It stood on 900 South, between State Street and Main Street. The Salt Palace was a frame structure covered in large pieces of rock salt, which gave it its name. The Salt Palace was destroyed by fire on August 29, 1910 and was replaced by the Majestic Hall. This Hall only lasted for a while during the remodel of the Salt Palace. The Salt Palace served as the Olympic Media Center during the 2002 Winter Olympics. Salt Lake Comic Con has been held at the Salt Palace Convention Center since September 2013.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 20

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

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)

  • Victor E Brook in household of Charles Brook, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Victor E Brooks, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Victor E Brooks, "United States Census, 1940"

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