Henry W. Brooks bought 3 slaves belonging to Sarah Brooks. Likely this son.
1860 US Census; Deep River District, Forsyth Co NC, p.326; dwelling 662: Henry W. Brooks age 64, b. NC, Farmer. Real estate value $1700, Personal property $6950.
Henry married late in life to a much younger bride.
His death is in the 1870 Mortality Census.
Henry W. BROOKS and Rhoda Jane PEGRAM were married on 25 April 1866 in Forsyth County, North Carolina.139 Rhoda Jane PEGRAM91,95,102,140 was born in 1840 in North Carolina.140 Rhoda is said to be much younger than her husband. See Jennings & Allied Families.
1870 Census, Kernersville Twp, Forsyth Co, NC; p.354; Dwelling 119
1880 US Census; Kernersville, Forsyth, NC, p.373A
Henry W. BROOKS and Rhoda Jane PEGRAM had the following children:
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