Brooks, Preston Smith

Preston Smith Brooks, detail
Life span
08/06/1819—01/27/1857

Life Summary

Full name
  Preston Smith Brooks
Place of Birth
Birth Date Certainty
  Exact
Death Date Certainty
  Exact
Gender
  Male
Race
  White
Origins
  Slave State
No. of Spouses
  2
No. of Children
  4
Family
 
Whitfield Brooks (father), Mary Caroll Brooks (mother), Caroline Harper Means (first wife), Martha Caroline Means (second wife)
Education
  University of South Carolina
Occupation
  Politician
  Military
Political Parties
  Democratic
Government
  US House of Representatives
Military
  US military (Pre-Civil War)

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