Seeking info. about the parents of M. R. & Lucy Brooks, who lived at Rome, Georgia in 1860, and West Point, Miss. in 1870. M. R. Brooks was born 1834/35 in Georgia, his parent's was claimed to be born in South Carolina. He married Lucy abt. 1855/56 some where in Georgia. They had nine children, seven son's, and two daughter's. Jesse Winifred Brooks was born abt. 1856, he married Sarah Joyce Thompson in Miss. They had four children. Miller D. Brooks was born abt. 1858, he married Frances Purnell, and had five children! James M. Brooks may have died at a early age? John Wesley Brooks married Nettie Burrage, and Louisa Martin. He had a large family of 14 children. Charlies Peter Brooks was born Nov. 1866, he married Nancy Viola Parker, and had five children. Mason Kelly Brooks was born 1869, he married Lydia Andrews. Never had any children. Anyone working on their Brooks family history, please contact me.