The museum is in possession of the family Bible belonging to Samuel David Brooks who was born 11 Nov 1826 to David Lawson Brooks and his wife, Mary Hornbeck Brooks. The Bible contained the usual pages designated for family births, marriages and deaths, and we are including images of those pages here.
In addition, on Samuel's death on 11 Jan 1908, the Bullitt Lodge No. 155 issued a Resolution of Respect in his memory. An image of it is also shown here.
From information we obtained elsewhere, we believe Samuel's paternal grandparents were David and Rebecca (Walker) Brooks who brought their family to Bullitt County from Chester County, Pennsylvania in the early 1800's.
The Bible itself is located in the Bullitt County History Museum archives.
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