Harriette Elizabeth BROOKS

HAIRSTON.org ID#4197, b. 4 May 1837
Father*Thomas B. BROOKS1 b. 5 May 1816, d. 12 Jan 1860
Mother*Harriett Elizabeth ERVIN b. 15 Sep 1817, d. 10 May 1837
Birth*Harriette Elizabeth BROOKS was born on 4 May 1837 in Mississippi.1,2 
She was the daughter of Thomas B. BROOKS and Harriett Elizabeth ERVIN.1 
Census 1850Harriette Elizabeth BROOKS appeared on the 1850 census of Thomas B. BROOKS on 1 June 1850 in Lowndes County, Mississippi; Thomas B 34 GA, Sarah A 32 VA, Harriet E 15 MS (see Note), Mary T 4 MS, Hardin H 3 MS, James T W Brooks 15 VA (see Note), Samuel Thomas 45 SC (Overseer); Note: both Harriet and James were born 7 years before Thomas and Sarah were married and they are not listed in the Harden Bible with their other children. They could be from a previous relationship.2


Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S284] Ervin Family Birth, Marriage and Death Records from 1780 to 1857 estimated to have been written in 1857 and is in very poor, but readable condition. Passed down by my great grandmother Virginia Antionette Ervin's family after she died in 1890., Personal Collection - original documents.
  2. [S1850] 1850 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
Last Edited4 Mar 2016