George Brooks

George Brooks (Brookes) (1798-1875) was born 4 Jun. 1798 in Leigh, Worcestershire, England. He was the son of Richard Brookes and Elizabeth Hartland. He married Mary Ann Armiger in Bedwardine, Worcestershire on 27 Apr. 1819. He was baptized by Wilford Woodruff on 26 Apr. 1840. He died 17 Feb. 1875 in Leigh.

Footnotes

George Brooks (LHNN-HMK), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 12 Jul. 2021). George Brooks, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/george-brooks, accessed 7 Feb. 2022). Church of England, Diocese of Worcester, “Bishop’s Transcripts for the Diocese of Worcester, 1612-1880: Worcester Deanery 1817, 1819,” p. 3, George Brookes and Mary Harminger [sic], 27 Apr. 1819; Worcester Record Office, Worcester, England; microfilm 350554, DGS 7565703, image 3851, FHL. Church of England, Parish Church of Leigh (Worcestershire), “Bishop’s Transcripts for Leigh, 1612-1876: Baptisms and Burials, 1838-1876,” George Brookes, 6 Mar. 1875; Worcester Record Office, Worcester, England; microfilm 350643, item 1, DGS 4018108, image 322, FHL.

Mentioned in

  • Page 180

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

    Excerpt:
    Also Charles Fields Jonathan Davis Charles Taysom Thomas Vernal James Shinn James Evens John Hill Thomas Harber William Foxsel Thomas Hardane Henry Fidler William Jones Joseph Need Edward Oakey George Brooks & James Watkins William Johnson John Bailey Be Ordained Priest &
  • Page 17

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

    Excerpt:
    {Wilford Woodruff} Baptized the following George Brooks Mary Brooks Edmund Wattis Hannah Wattis William Beard Elizabeth Johnson Ann Baylis Susan Baylis Mary Baly Mary Haywood Baptized & confirmed at Crawcutt worcestershire Sunday April 26 1840 Mary Philips ^200^ Ester James Mary Jinkins {at last} ...
    Dates:
    April 26, 1840 April 27, 1840 April 27, 1840
  • Page 47

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1841 – December 31, 1842)

    Excerpt:
    I walked to wind Point, while on the way I went into the Gients Cave on Marlvern Hills it was dug out of a solid Rock Dimentions as follows the mouth was 6 by 4 feet. 12 feet in longth, & 7 high the stone that coverd the mouth had rolled down the Hill. After taking a view of this I went down the Hill visited the Saints at wind point from thence to Colwall met with a large congregation of ...
    Dates:
    March 18, 1841 March 19, 1841
  • Page 133

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

    Excerpt:
    June 21, 1840 ~ Sunday Minutes of A Conference held at Standly Hill Bishop ^Castle^ Froome Herefordshire England on the 21st June AD 1840 The Preachers & members of the Frooms Hill Circuit of the United Brethren met at the house of Elder John Cheese on Stanly Hill Herefordshire England June 21st AD 1840 at 10 oclock AM according to previous notice, when the meeting was called to order by Elder Thomas Kington & Elder Willford ...
    Dates:
    June 21, 1840
  • Page 134

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1840 – December 31, 1840)

    Excerpt:
    John Preece Priest Ledbury Joseph Firkins Assistant Samuel Warren Priest Keysend Street Joseph Shinn Assistant James Shinn Teacher James Baldwin Priest Wind Point John Allard Teacher George Allen Priest Woferwood Common Rough Leasowe Birchwood Tunbridge & Duns Close will all be united in one branch called Duns ...
  • Page 13

    Part of Mission - 1840 Record of British Converts

    Excerpt:
    {Wilford Woodruff} Baptized the following George Brooks Mary Brooks Edmund Wattis Hannah Wattis William Beard Elizabeth Johnson Ann Baylis Susan Baylis Mary Baly Mary Haywood Baptized & confirmed at Crawcutt worcestershire Sunday April 26 1840 Mary Philips ^200^ Ester James Mary Jinkins {[illegible shorthand]} ...
    Dates:
    April 26, 1840 April 27, 1840 April 27, 1840
  • Page 51

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine 1883-84

    Excerpt:
    AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. [Column 1] through Great Malvern to Crowcat; I held a meeting at Brother George Brooks' and had an interesting time with a large number of Saints whom I had baptized about a year before. I went to Dunclose the day after, visiting many of the Saints by the way, laying hands upon the sick, and blessing and counseling others of the flock. They all were happy to see me, for I had baptized most ...
  • Page 4

    Part of Letter from Ann Rowley, 20 May 1855

    Excerpt:
    Cend their aid in my behalf untill they shall say it is a naugh yea I feel that it would be a Blessing to us even to become their bond Servants for life, than to remain in babylon still an other year Nevetheless the will of the Lord be Done: -- all flesh is in his hands I will now close lest I wery you in mutipling words; leaving my self under the supervision of God and his Priesthood with love and esteem to your self and family one and all -- I remain sincearly your sister in the Bonds ...