Henry Thomas Brooks

28 April 1888–4 December 1955 (Age 67)
South Norwood, Surrey, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Henry Thomas

When Henry Thomas Brooks was born on 28 April 1888, in South Norwood, Surrey, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Thomas Brooks, was 25 and his mother, Elizabeth Denman, was 25. He married Elsie May Vincent on 22 July 1908, in Croydon, Surrey, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. He lived in Croydon, Surrey, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years. He died on 4 December 1955, in South Norwood, Surrey, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Henry Thomas Brooks
1888–1955
Elsie May Vincent
1890–1988
Marriage: 22 July 1908
Gladys May Brooks
1909–1964
Winifred Maud Brooks
1910–2004
Edith Florence Brooks
1912–1994
elsie kathleen brooks
1915–2009

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 July 1908
Croydon, Surrey, England, United Kingdom
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    William Thomas Brooks

    Male1863–Male

    Elizabeth Denman

    Female1863–Female

siblings

(6)

    emily e brooks

    Female1886–Female

    Male1888–1955Male

    may brooks

    Female1890–Female

    george brooks

    Male1896–Male

    minnie e brooks

    Female1898–Female

+1 More Child

World Events (7)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 16

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.
1908

Age 20

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1914 · Britain Enters the Great War

Age 26

After Germany declared war Russia, Britain entered The Great War and declared war on Germany on August 4, 1914. The war ended on November 11, 1918, as Germany signed an armistice that brought fighting to a halt.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Henry T Brooks in household of Wm T Brooks, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Henry T Brooks, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Harry Brooks in household of William Brooks, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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