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                                               Generation # 1

Brooks Family

Thomas Brooks
Born: Abt. 1826 in TN


Marriage:
                Elizabeth Lay
                Born: May 1825 in TN               
                Marriage: Jan. 31, 1844 in Campbell Co., TN

                Parents:
                             Colonel Isaac Lay

Children:
               Nancy Brooks, b. Abt. 1845 in KY
               Mary Brooks, b. Abt. 1848 in KY
               John Brooks, b. Abt. 1849 in KY
               William Brooks , b.  April 8, 1853 in KY
               Susan A. Brooks,  b. Jan. 13, 1855 in KY
               Jesse Nathaniel Brooks,  b. Nov. 8, 1857 in KY
               Lucretia Catherine Brooks, b. Dec. 6, 1859 in KY
               Thomas J. Brooks,  b.  Abt. 1865 in KY
               George Isom or Isham Brooks,  b. July 26, 1863 in Whitley Co., KY




                                                  Generation # 2


George Isom or Isham Brooks
Born:  July 26, 1863 in Whitley Co., KY
Death: Dec. 9,1931


Parents:
              Thomas J. Brooks
              Elizabeth Lay


Marriage:
                Martha Annie (Abbett) Lay
                Born: Dec.1871 in Ky
                Marriage: July 31, 1886 in Campbell Co., TN


Children:
               Jesse Nathanial Brooks,  b. June 1887 in KY ;  d. Dec. 28, 1940 in KY
               James Walter Brooks , b. Oct. 1890 in KY
               Mary Charlotte Brooks,  b. Aug. 1897 in KY
               Ruth Brooks,  b. May 1900 in KY




                                                Generation # 3


Jesse Nathanial Brooks
Born: June 1887
Death: Dec.28, 1940 in KY


Parents:
             George Isom or Isham Brooks
             Martha Annie (Abbett) Lay


Marriage:
                Amanda Childress
                Born: 1886
                Death: July 26, 1930 in Whitley Co., KY
                Marriage: Aug. 24, 1908 in Campbell Co., TN

Children:
               James Water Brooks
               Ethel Brooks
               Frank Brooks
               William Brooks
               Annie  Brooks
               Alice Etta Brooks



                                                 Generation # 4

James Walter Brooks
Born: Aug. 24, 1923 in KY
Death: In Shreveport,  LA


Parents:
              Jesse Brooks
              Amanda Childress


Marriage:
                Sarah Lillian Goins
                Born: Living

Children:
               Pamela Joy Brooks



                                                       Generation # 5


Pamela Joy Brooks
Born: Living


Parents:
             James Walter Brooks
             Sarah Lillian Goins


Marriage:
                Benny Franklin Shown, Sr.
                Born: Living
          Married:  May 17, 1968


Children:
               Benny Franklin Shown, Jr., living
               Delonda Renee Shown