Phelps Tade Brookshire

21 November 1869–31 March 1949 (Age 79)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Phelps Tade

When Phelps Tade Brookshire was born on 21 November 1869, in Missouri, United States, his father, James William Porter Brookshire, was 32 and his mother, Nancy Bird Deskins, was 31. He married Zula Itura Trammell on 7 September 1893, in Coryell, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Coryell, Texas, United States in 1880 and Justice Precinct 4, Coryell, Texas, United States in 1900. He died on 31 March 1949, in Texas, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Gatesville, Coryell, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Phelps Tade Brookshire
1869–1949
Zula Itura Trammell
1874–1951
Marriage: 7 September 1893
Franklin Tade Brookshire
1894–1895
William Lafayette Brookshire
1895–1961
Fannie Lavert Brookshire
1897–1976
Hulon Putman Brookshire
1899–1967
James M Brookshire
1902–1968

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 September 1893
Coryell, Texas, United States
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    James William Porter Brookshire

    Male1837–1911Male

    Nancy Bird Deskins

    Female1838–1919Female

siblings

(6)

    Female1857–1946Female

    Mary Eleanor Brookshire

    Female1859–1861Female

    Nancy Elizabeth Brookshire

    Female1861–1941Female

    William W. Brookshire

    Male1864–1867Male

    Male1868–1949Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1870 · Texas Is Restored to the Union

Age 1

Congress restored Texas to the Union on March 30, 1870, despite not yet meeting all of the requirements established for re-admittance.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 21

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: unexplained; possibly related to another unexplained English surname, Brookshaw.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Phillips T Brookshire, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Phelps P Brookshear in household of James W P Brookshear, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Tade Brookshire, "United States Census, 1910"

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