Louisa C Brooks


The Life of Louisa C

When Louisa C Brooks was born in 1835, her father, William Billy Brooks, was 27 and her mother, Alice Enclora Underwood, was 25. She had at least 1 son and 6 daughters with John M Pratt. She lived in Macon, Georgia, United States in 1850.

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John M Pratt
Louisa C Brooks
Nancy C Pratt
Ella Pratt
Mary Pratt
Ella Pratt
John Leonard Pratt
Emma Pratt
Josephine Pratt

Spouse and Children



+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings



    MaryAnn Missouri Brooks


    Martha E Brooks


    William Jasper Brooks


    Lucy Elizabeth Brooks



+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Age 2

Historical Boundaries: 1837: Macon, Georgia, United States
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 31

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

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 (2)

  • Louisa Brooks in household of William B Brooks, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Louisa Brooks - Published information: birth-name: Louisa C. Brooks

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