Do you know if your Brooks Kinslow went to Indian Territory (Northeast Oklahoma) prior to 1900 and married a woman named Sarah Powell (nee Smith???) who had two sons, James F. (Frank) & William?
While researching Sarah & her children, I ran across the following:
1900 T21N R21E, Cherokee Nation, Indian Territory ED #25, pg. 88B
Kinselow, Brooks - head - w - m - Sept. 1848 - age 61 - md. 0 years - IL - TN - TN - farmer - owns free & clear Kinselow, Sarah - wife - w - f - Dec. 1865 - age 34 - md. 0 years - 2 children/2 living - IA - IN - IN Powell, Willie - step-son - Indian - m - Dec. 1889 - age 10 - s - IT - IT - IA - farm laborer Powell, Frank - step-son - Indian - m - Aug. 1892 - age 7 - s - IT - IT - IA