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Ralph Gilmour Brooks
Birth: Jul. 6, 1898
Eustis
Frontier County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Sep. 9, 1960
Lincoln
Lancaster County
Nebraska, USA

Nebraska Governor. Graduating from Nebraska Wesleyan University, in 1925, he earned a law degree the University of Nebraska, in 1926 and a masters academic degree in school administration in 1932. He went on to have a successful career in education, teaching at schools in Nebraska, Iowa and as serving as the superintendent of schools in McCook, Nebraska. In 1958, he was elected as a Democrat the 30th Governor of Nebraska, serving until his death at age 62. While he was in office, a comprehensive traffic safety program was endorsed and industrial growth was promoted. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Adam Hansford Brooks (1858 - 1929)
  Tina S Olsen Brooks (1861 - 1940)
 
 Siblings:
  Raymond Hansford Brooks (1882 - 1903)*
  William Paul Brooks (1886 - 1935)*
  Ralph Gilmour Brooks (1898 - 1960)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Governor Of Nebraska
1959 - 1960
Son Of
Adam H. and Tina S. Brooks
 
Burial:
Lincoln Memorial Park
Lincoln
Lancaster County
Nebraska, USA
 
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Record added: Mar 16, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7267620
Ralph Gilmour Brooks
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Ralph Gilmour Brooks
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