Margaret S. Brooks

8 June 1894–6 July 1953 (Age 59)
United States

The Life of Margaret S.

Margaret S. Brooks was born on 8 June 1894, in United States. She had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Alvin Brokaw Swan. She died on 6 July 1953, in her hometown, at the age of 59, and was buried in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alvin Brokaw Swan
1891–1987
Margaret S. Brooks
1894–1953
John B. Swan
1920–1921
Lillian B Swan
1925–1967
Margaret Elizabeth Swan
1929–2012

Spouse and Children

children

(3)

    John B. Swan

    Male1920–1921Male

    Lillian B Swan

    Female1925–1967Female

    Margaret Elizabeth Swan

    Female1929–2012Female

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 11

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 16

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

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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