Brinkley Family History

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John Louis “Louis” BrinkleyAge: 64 years18981962

Name
John Louis “Louis” Brinkley
Given names
John Louis
Surname
Brinkley
Nickname
Louis
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John Louis Brinkley's tombstone in the Harrison-Pillman Cemetery in Phelps County, Missouri shows his name as "John Louis Brinkley".

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Jim Brinkley verified that William Charles Brinkley's (b. 1931) father was John Louis Brinkley.

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Joan Livingood (Granny Jo) advised her former husband's parents John and Virginia moved to California.

Birth March 28, 1898 37 32
Census June 13, 1900 (Age 2 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherElizabeth “Betty” Hawkins
March 26, 1901 (Age 2 years)
Burial of a maternal grandmotherElizabeth “Betty” Hawkins
March 1901 (Age 2 years)
Cemetery: Camp Creek Cemetery
Camp Creek Cemetery - Betty Towell
Camp Creek Cemetery - Betty Towell

Note: This photo was provided by Mary Anne Wilcox Ragsdale.

Birth of a sisterLucy Mae Brinkley
June 22, 1901 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterBeatrice Brinkley
September 21, 1903 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a sisterAmy Anna Brinkley
March 29, 1906 (Age 8 years)
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Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2005.

Census May 5, 1910 (Age 12 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherCaroline Jenkins
November 28, 1911 (Age 13 years)
Publication: Missouri State Board of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics: November 28, 1911.
Burial of a paternal grandmotherCaroline Jenkins
November 29, 1911 (Age 13 years)
Cemetery: Pisgah Church Cemetery
Publication: Missouri State Board of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics: November 28, 1911.
Death of a maternal grandfatherIra Towell
November 3, 1916 (Age 18 years)
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The tombstone lists Ira's death date as November 3, 1916.

Burial of a maternal grandfatherIra Towell
November 1916 (Age 18 years)
Cemetery: Camp Creek Cemetery
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The tombstone lists Ira's death date as November 3, 1916.

Camp Creek Cemetery - Ira Towell
Camp Creek Cemetery - Ira Towell

Note: This photo was provided by Mary Anne Wilcox Ragsdale.

Census January 6, 1920 (Age 21 years)
Address: Hunt Avenue St. Louis, MO
Birth of a son
#1
Louis Brinkley Jr
April 10, 1922 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Relora Jane Brinkley
December 13, 1923 (Age 25 years)
Event
Prison - Missouri State Penitentiary
from July 8, 1924 to April 26, 1927 (Age 26 years)
Address: 115 Lafayette Street
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Offender Information Register Number 26976 Name Louis Brinkley - Offender May - Spouse Relations Note Wife's address: 2207 Forest Ave., St. Louis, Mo Sex Male Race White Age/Approx. Year of Birth 26/1898 Nativity Missouri Trade Laborer

Offense Information Offense Rape Location of Court Phelps Sentence Six (6) years from 7/8/1924 Term of Court Sept, 1922 When Received 7/8/1924 Full Time Sentence Expiration 1/7/1930 Date of Discharge 4/26/1927 Discharge Notes Discharged under parole by Governor Baker

Location Reel S235 Volume KK Page 61

Note: Louis was sentenced to 6 years for rape. The offense occurred in Phelps County, Missouri.
Birth of a son
#3
John Joseph Brinkley
September 23, 1929 (Age 31 years)
Census April 28, 1930 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a son
#4
William Charles Brinkley
April 3, 1931 (Age 33 years)
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Joan Livingood (Granny Jo) told me (Bill Brinkley) her former husband was born in 1931 in Hooker, Missouri.

Publication: Ancestry.com. Florida Death Index, 1877-1998 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. Original data: State of Florida. Florida Death Index, 1877-1998. Florida: Florida Department of Health, Office of Vital Records, 1998.
Death of a brotherJames Wesley Brinkley, Jr.
December 15, 1932 (Age 34 years)
Burial of a brotherJames Wesley Brinkley, Jr.
1932 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Everett A. Brinkley
June 6, 1933 (Age 35 years)
Death of a sonLouis Brinkley Jr
September 28, 19333:15 PM (Age 35 years)
Cause: Epilepsy
Burial of a sonLouis Brinkley Jr
September 29, 1933 (Age 35 years)
Harrison-Pillman Cemetery, Phelps, Missouri, USA
Latitude: N37.912479 Longitude: W91.971016

Cemetery: Harrison-Pillman Cemetery
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The death certificate list Louis' place of burial as Arlington Cemetery.

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I believe Louis is actually buried in the Harrison-Pillman Cemetery and not in Arlington Cemetery.

Birth of a daughter
#6
Edith M. Brinkley
March 11, 1935 (Age 36 years)

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Jim could not provide any information other than Edith's name.

Death of a fatherJames Wesley Brinkley
November 29, 1937 (Age 39 years)
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James' tombstone shows he died in 1937.

Publication: Missouri State Board of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics: January 24, 1938.
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James' death date is listed as November 29, 1937 and the place is listed as Jerome, Missouri.

Burial of a fatherJames Wesley Brinkley
November 30, 1937 (Age 39 years)
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This tombstone indicated James is buried in the Harrison-Pillman Cemetery.

Publication: Missouri State Board of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics: January 24, 1938.
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This death certificate indicated James was buried in the Harrison-Pillman Cemetery November 30, 1937.

Census April 1940 (Age 42 years)
Birth of a son
#7
Nelson Eddie Brinkley
March 22, 1941 (Age 42 years)
Death of a motherJerusha Hadley Towell
December 3, 194920:35 (Age 51 years)
Cause: Mitral Stenois (Heart)
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Jerusha's tombstone shows she died in 1949.

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Jerusha's death certificate list her death date as December 3, 1949.

Citation details: Rolla Herald, 7 Dec 1949, Wed, Page 1

Burial of a motherJerusha Hadley Towell
December 4, 1949 (Age 51 years)
Cemetery: Harrison-Pillman Cemetery
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Jerusha's tombstone is located in Harrison-Pillman Cemetery.

Death of a brotherIra Wiley Brinkley
July 11, 1956 (Age 58 years)
Publication: Copyright 2004 by Marti Krach (becca1959@verizon.net)
Citation details: Dixon Pilot/Pulaski County Pilot 19 Jul. 1956
Burial of a brotherIra Wiley Brinkley
1956 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: Tombstone
Death July 12, 1962 (Age 64 years)
Burial July 1962 (Age 64 years)
Cemetery: Harrison-Pillman Cemetery
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father
mother
Marriage: April 7, 1884Phelps, Missouri, USA
1 year
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
4 years
himself
3 years
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
Family with Virginia Mae “Jennie” Dalton - View this family
himself
wife
son
Louis Brinkley Jr
Birth: April 10, 1922 24 19Arlington, Phelps, Missouri, USA
Death: September 28, 1933Cullen, Pulaski, Missouri, USA
20 months
daughter
6 years
son
18 months
son
2 years
son
21 months
daughter
daughter
Mary L. Brinkley
son
daughter
Lucille Augusta Brinkley

BirthTombstone, Harrison-Pillman Cemetery in Phelps County, Missouri
EventMissouri Digital Heritage Collection
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Offender Information Register Number 26976 Name Louis Brinkley - Offender May - Spouse Relations Note Wife's address: 2207 Forest Ave., St. Louis, Mo Sex Male Race White Age/Approx. Year of Birth 26/1898 Nativity Missouri Trade Laborer

Offense Information Offense Rape Location of Court Phelps Sentence Six (6) years from 7/8/1924 Term of Court Sept, 1922 When Received 7/8/1924 Full Time Sentence Expiration 1/7/1930 Date of Discharge 4/26/1927 Discharge Notes Discharged under parole by Governor Baker

Location Reel S235 Volume KK Page 61

Census1940 United States Federal Census, Rolla Township, Phelps, Missouri
NameTombstone, Harrison-Pillman Cemetery in Phelps County, Missouri
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John Louis Brinkley's tombstone in the Harrison-Pillman Cemetery in Phelps County, Missouri shows his name as "John Louis Brinkley".

NamePersonal Recollections of Jim Brinkley, Newburg, Phelps Co., Missouri
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Jim Brinkley verified that William Charles Brinkley's (b. 1931) father was John Louis Brinkley.

NamePersonal Recollections of Joan Livingood (Williams) (b. 1931) (I00009)
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Joan Livingood (Granny Jo) advised her former husband's parents John and Virginia moved to California.

DeathTombstone, Harrison-Pillman Cemetery in Phelps County, Missouri
DeathCalifornia Death Index, 1940-1997
BurialTombstone, Harrison-Pillman Cemetery in Phelps County, Missouri
Event

Louis was sentenced to 6 years for rape. The offense occurred in Phelps County, Missouri.

BurialHarrison-Pillman Cemetery (John Louis & Virginia Mae Brinkley)Harrison-Pillman Cemetery (John Louis & Virginia Mae Brinkley)
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I took this photo in the Harrison-Pillman cemetery on 06/27/2004.

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