Jennie Brookbank

about 1859–
Ohio, United States

The Life of Jennie

When Jennie Brookbank was born about 1859, in Ohio, United States, her father, Anderson Keith Brookbank, was 34 and her mother, Mary Jane Shinkle, was 33. She lived in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States for about 20 years.

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Family Time Line

Anderson Keith Brookbank
1825–1890
Mary Jane Shinkle
1826–1911
Charles W. Brookbank
1846–
Albert Keith Brookbank
1856–1941
Jennie Brookbank
1859–
Edward Brookbank
1860–1944

Parents and Siblings

    Anderson Keith Brookbank

    Male1825–1890Male

    Mary Jane Shinkle

    Female1826–1911Female

siblings

(4)

    Charles W. Brookbank

    Male1846–Male

    Albert Keith Brookbank

    Male1856–1941Male

    Female1859–Female

    Male1860–1944Male

World Events (8)

1863

Age 4

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · Hamilton County History

Age 22

History of Hamilton County Ohio, with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches ~~~~~ Compiled by: Henry A. Ford, A. M. and Mrs. Kate B. Ford ~~~~~ L. A. Williams & Co. Publishers 1881
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 31

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): habitational name from a minor place called Brooksbank, named with Middle English brokes (genitive of broke ‘brook’) + bank ‘bank’. There are places of this name in Bradfield and Agbrigg, West Yorkshire.

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

Sources (2)

  • Jennie L Brookbank in household of A K Brookbank, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Jennie Brookbank in household of A K Brookbank, "United States Census, 1880"

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