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Clear Creek Church (Christain) Cemetery, McNairy County, Tennessee

A Civil War medal earned by Joseph C. Brooks.

The Joseph and Mary Jane Kerr Brooks memorial.

Joseph C.  & Mary Jane Kerr Brooks.

This is a younger photo of Joseph Cephas Brooks and Mary Jane Kerr and (son) John Thomas Brooks I think the girl (dau) is Caledonia “Dona” who married a Rhodes. (photo about 1890.)

Improved photo updated in Aug 2009.
Brooks, J.C. (Joseph Cephas), Nov 26, 1840 - Apr 16, 1924. (Civil War Veteran, C.S.A.; native of McNairy County; son of Aaron H. Brooks and Narcissa Ann Harris.)
Brooks, M. J. (Mary Jane Kerr) Aug 23, 1843 - May 26, 1926. (native of McNairy Co., daughter of Thomas Baker Kerr & Mary Ann Warden Kerr, natives of Maury County)
Tombstone photo by Wayne Austin. photo sent in by a lady descendent from MS. Joseph is her great grandfather.