My name is Alice Jeanette Brooks Chandler. This is my Brooks and Jenkins line. I currently live in Smithville Tenn. Most of my ancestors are from the Macon Co. area .Some came from Virginia, N.C., England. If anyone has any information on these families please contact me as we are having problems finding information especially on the Jenkins line.The Brooks line has pretty much fell in place.I will be adding more information as I get it.
Alice March 7, 2002
My father : William Guy Brooks Born in Macon Co. Tn. Our Brooks line comes from England.
Francis Nammie Leona Jenkins B:17 Nov.1885 Born in Warren Co.Ky.
Her mother was Victoria Thompson Jenkins. B; abt 1859 her Father was Nathaniel Thompson, mother unknown. Father Of Francis Leona Washington Monroe Jenkins B:abt 1852 father Jefferson J. Jenkins B: abt 1824 Mother Sarah E. (Unknown) Jenkins B: abt 1830
The Jenkins later moved to the Jackson Co, Smith CO. Area.
Some were reported to have lived in the Bullocks Creek Area.
They were farmers by trade.
Father: Of William Guy Brooks
Andrew Haywood Brooks B:
His mother was Martha Elizabeth Draper B: 14 Aug. 1848 Jackson co. Tn. D: 2 May 1895
Father was John Riley Brooks B: 15 May 1843 Jackson Co. Tn.
married March 18,1867 Jackson Co. Tn.
D: 19 Jan. 1929.
They were reported to have lived in the Bullocks Creek Area.
I am currently researching the Jenkins Line, Of my Family.
Surnames being researched are as follows:
Brooks,Andrew Haywood, John Riley,Matthew ,John, John James,Counties: Macon Co Tn. /Bedford Virgina,/North Carolina
Jenkins:Washington Monroe,Victoria Thompson,Lucy Ann Jenkins:Jefferson ,Sarah, Josiah, Counties: Macon Co.Tn Virginia, Missippi, North Carolina,
Drapers: Martha Elizabeth Draper
Chandlers: Charles Floyd,
This is just a few, My most important research now is the Jenkins Line. I am stone walled with some names . I will be adding these later. Will try to get all information on as soon as possible.
Looking for info on These Jenkins : Jefferson J. Jenkins
Washington Monroe Jenkins,Sarah E Jenkins, Josiah Jenkins, Victoria Thompson Jenkins.
Washington Monroe Jenkins Is my great grand father.D.O.B. abt. 1852. He was married to Victoria Thompson Jenkins She is my Great Grandmother D.O.B. Abt 1859. Jefferson J. Jenkins is my Great Great Grandfather D.O.B. Sarah E Jenkins my Great great grandmother D.O.B.