Rachel Knox Brooks 4th Great-Grandmother


Rachel Knox Brooks Genealogy

Rachel Brooks was born about 1787 in Pennsylvania. On April 9, 1807, she married Joseph Knox in Highland County, Ohio. She died on September 11, 1871, and is buried in the Johnson Cemetery, Keokuk, Iowa.

Following Joseph’s death in 1863, Rachel lived with Polly and William Mercer (daughter and son-in-law), where she can be found on the 1870 Illinois Census, Bureau County.


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