1829–1888 (Age 59)
Malahide, Elgin, Ontario, Canada
When Melinda Mary Brooks was born on 20 June 1829, in Malahide, Elgin, Ontario, Canada, her father, Benjamin Brooks, was 36 and her mother, Nancy Olive Harris, was 31. She married John Roberts on 24 December 1847, in Muscatine, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Rochester, Cedar, Iowa, United States in 1850 and Applegate, Jackson, Oregon, United States in 1860. She died on 6 August 1888, in Maryhill, Klickitat, Washington, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Maryhill, Klickitat, Washington, United States.
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