Descendants of William Brookman


Generation No. 1

1. WILLIAM BROOKMAN (VALENTINE) was born 1801 in Virginia. He married MARY PECK on November 23, 1827 in Montgomery Co., VA, daughter of JACOB PECK and EVE WYSOR. She was born 1810 in Virginia.

Children of WILLIAM BROOKMAN and MARY PECK are:
2. i. CHRISTOPHER BROOKMAN, b. January 20, 1828, Clinton Co., IL; d. November 07, 1896, Mt Vernon Jefferson Co., IL.
3. ii. JOHN BROOKMAN, b. April 11, 1830, Clinton Co., IL.
iii. VALENTINE BROOKMAN, b. 12 January 1832, Clinton Co. IL.; d 9 November 1910. He married  Sarah Harlow and Mary Stonecipher.
iv. SARAH BROOKMAN, b. October 01, 1834, Clinton Co., IL. She married John Stonecipher.
v. SAMUEL BROOKMAN, b. 1836, Clinton Co., IL.
vi. RHODA BROOKMAN, b. 1838, Clinton Co., IL. She married John Sledge.
vii. MARY JANE BROOKMAN, b. March 17, 1841, Clinton Co., IL. She married Robert S. Williams.
viii. WILLIAM BROOKMAN, b. January 1842, Clinton Co., IL.
ix. THOMAS BROOKMAN, b. 1844, Clinton Co., IL.
x. STEPHEN H. BROOKMAN, b. 1846, Clinton Co., IL.
xi. ELIZABETH BROOKMAN, b. 1848, Clinton Co., IL. She married William Rines.
xii. ELIZA V. BROOKMAN, b. 1850, Jefferson Co., IL. She married Alexander Williams.

Generation No. 2

2. CHRISTOPHER BROOKMAN (WILLIAM2, VALENTINE1) was born January 20, 1828 in Clinton Co., IL, and died November 07, 1896 in Mt Vernon Jefferson Co., IL. He married ROSETTA SLEDGE January 14, 1858 in Jefferson Co., IL, daughter of ZEBULON SLEDGE and SARAH WARREN. She was born April 26, 1839 in Jefferson Co., IL, and died May 12, 1911 in Mt Vernon Jefferson Co., IL.

More About CHRISTOPHER BROOKMAN:
Burial: November 1896, Oakdale Cemetery, Jefferson Co., IL

More About ROSETTA SLEDGE:
Burial: May 1911, Oakdale Cemetery Jefferson Co., IL

Children of CHRISTOPHER BROOKMAN and ROSETTA SLEDGE are:
4. i. JOHN FRANKLIN BROOKMAN, b. 1859, Mt Vernon Jefferson Co., IL; d. November 04, 1939, Rockford, Winnebago Co., IL. m married Harriet Victoria Munselle dau of Lorenzo Dow Munselle and Phydelia Smith.
ii. DAVID E. BROOKMAN, b. July 29, 1860, Jefferson Co., IL. m. Emma D. Johnson.
iii. WILLIAM LEWIS BROOKMAN, b. August 05, 1867, Mt Vernon Jefferson Co., IL. m. Etta Partridge.
iv. MINERVA BROOKMAN, b. August 26, 1871, Mt Vernon Jefferson Co., IL. m. Thad Staley.
v. LILY J. BROOKMAN, b. October 16, 1876, Mt Vernon Jefferson Co., IL. m. Ed Maxey.

3. JOHN BROOKMAN (WILLIAM2, VALENTINE1) was born April 11, 1830 in Clinton Co., IL. and d. 30 January 1885. He married NANCY LAIRD 25 September 1856 in Jefferson Co., IL. She was born 1840 in North Carolina. She was the d. of William Laird and Margaret ?. She died  in Jefferson Co., IL.14 April 1914 in Jefferson Co., IL.

Jerry Harlow has provided us with some additional Laird family information. Thanks!

Children of JOHN BROOKMAN and NANCY LAIRD are:

 i.  WILLIAM BROOKMAN, b. 1857, Mt Vernon Jefferson Co., IL.
 ii. CLARENDA BROOKMAN, b. November 17, 1859, Mt Vernon Jefferson Co., IL; d. March 09, 1943, Piggott Clay Co., m Delbert King.

iii   ROSABEL J. b  1861  

iv.  LORENA C. b1866

v.   JOSEPH b.

vi.  NANCY E.

vii. NEMORI b 1873, d 1941 Jefferson Co., IL

viii. ZIMRI O b.  15 July 1875, d 19 February 1940 in Jefferson Co., IL

ix.  ETHELb. 1879

 

Generation No. 3

4. JOHN FRANKLIN4 BROOKMAN (CHRISTOPHER3, WILLIAM2, VALENTINE1) was born 1859 in Mt Vernon Jefferson Co., IL, and died November 04, 1939 in Rockford,  Winnebago Co., IL. He married HARRIET R MUNSELLE October 29, 1884 in Mt Vernon Jefferson Co., IL, daughter of LORENZO MUNSELLE and PHYDELIA SMITH. She was born 1867 in Mt Vernon, Jefferson, Il, and died 1884.

More About JOHN FRANKLIN BROOKMAN: DEATH CERTIFICATE and OBIT -thanks Patricia Staley.
Burial: November 1939, Willwood Cemetery Winnebago Co., IL                                               

Children of JOHN BROOKMAN and HARRIET MUNSELLE are:
i. CLYDE BROOKMAN, b. September 1885, Mt. Vernon, Jefferson Co., IL; m. LILLIE BLUFORD; d. Aberdeen, WA.

ii. INA J. BROOKMAN, b. September 1887, Mt Vernon, Jefferson Co., IL; m. FRED MARLOW.

iii. OCIE INA BROOKMAN, b. September 1893, Mt Vernon, Jefferson Co., IL; m. HENRY HUFF.


5. CLARENDA BROOKMAN (JOHN3, WILLIAM2, VALENTINE1) was born November 17, 1859 in Mt Vernon Jefferson Co., IL, and died March 09, 1943 in Piggott Clay Co., MO. She married DELBERT KING October 24, 1878 in Jefferson County, IL, son of MARCELLUS KING and SUSAN LESHER. He was born July 26, 1858 in Jefferson County, IL, and died January 19, 1923 in Piggott Clay Co., MO.
 

Children of CLARENDA BROOKMAN and DELBERT KING are:
i. SUSIE KING, m. HALLIE PRICE.
ii. ROSANNA KING, m. GEORGE VANNATTA.
iii. ROY KING, m. CLEDA ALLEN.
iv. ORLYE KING, m. MABEL ROGERS.
v. WILLIAM KING, m. OTTIE MINOR.
vi. LILLIE KING, m. HENRY MINOR.
vii. LAURA KING, m. ROBERT EDMISON.
viii. JOHN KING, b. Jefferson County, IL; m. GEORGIA ELLIS, February 24, 1903, Jefferson County, IL.
ix. ISADORE KING, b. 1890, Jefferson County, IL; m. KATE BELL.
x. WALTER KING, b. 1893, Jefferson County, IL; m. ALASKA STEPHENS.
xi. LESTER KING, b. 1896, Jefferson County, IL; m. MARY ABERNATHY.
xii. DEWEY KING, b. 1899, Jefferson County, IL; m. (1) MABEL SMITH; m. (2) MEDA JOHNSON.
xiii. HARDEY KING, b. 1900, Jefferson County, IL; d. 1900, Jefferson County, IL.
xiv. VIOLA KING, b. 1902, Jefferson County, IL; m. CHARLIE OLDS.
xv. ZELTHA KING, b. 1904, Jefferson County, IL; m. CHARLES TALBOTT.

Brookman Cemetery listings of Jefferson Co., IL

Brookman Family photo gallery  Page 1 - Page 2

Brookman Family Photo gallery pg 2

Brookman / King/ Munsell and other connected families researchers.

The wonderful photographs have been generously provided by : Ed Brookman, the Last of the Good Guys. Thanks ED!

 

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