Celia Lewis1

F, #9843, b. 1835, d. 1861
     Celia Lewis was born in 1835 at Greene County, Georgia.2,3 She was the daughter of Freeman Lewis and Apenith (?)3,4 She married John R. K. Brooks, son of (?) Brooks and (?) (?), on 6 April 1858 at Rusk County, Texas.4,3 She appeared on the census of 7 August 1860 in the household of Freeman Lewis and Apenith Lewis with her husband, J. R. K. Brooks at Beat 6, Minden, Rusk County, Texas.3 She died in 1861 at Rusk County, Texas, at age 26 years.2,5 It is not known where Celia Lewis was buried.2

Child of Celia Lewis and John Reese King Brooks


  1. [S1120] Texas Marriages, 1837-1973, online https://www.familysearch.org
  2. [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 69148067 - Celia Lewis Brooks.
  3. [S1117] 07 Aug 1860, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: M653_1304, Image: 150, FHL Film: 805304, P263.
  4. [S1120] Texas Marriages, 1837-1973, online https://www.familysearch.org, Groom's Name: John R. K. Brooks
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    Bride's Name: Celia Lewis
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    Marriage Date: 06 Apr 1858
    Marriage Place: Rusk County, Texas
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    Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M75268-2
    System Origin: Texas-EASy
    Source Film Number: 1020943
    Reference Number: P 58.
  5. [S1118] 26 Aug 1870, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: M593_1603, Image: 294, FHL Film: 553102, P437B.