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Edwin Bruce Brooks
Birth: Sep. 20, 1868
Newton
Jasper County
Illinois, USA
Death: Sep. 18, 1933
Newton
Jasper County
Illinois, USA

US Congressman. He was a successful banker in Newton, Illinois, and superintendent of schools in Jasper County from 1914 to 1918. In 1919 he was elected as a Republican to the Sixty-sixth and Sixty-seventh Congresses, serving until 1923. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he served as superintendent of charities for the State of Illinois, 1924 to 1930 and as assistant attorney general, 1930 to 1932. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Riverside Cemetery
Newton
Jasper County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Feb 14, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33831354
Edwin Bruce Brooks
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