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Brooks, George, Sr. Edit

Summary

Agent Type
Person

Dates

  • 1845-1930 (Existence)

Name Forms

  • Brooks, George, Sr.

Notes

  • Biographical Statement

    Born March 6, 1845 in Wales to Samuel Brooks and his third wife Emma Blinston. The family joined the LDS Church in the 1850's and immigrated to the United States in 1856 with the intent of settling in Utah. He was a stonemason by trade and worked on both the St. George Tabernacle and the St. George Temple. He died April 26, 1930.

    Juanita Brooks. "The Life of George Brooks: Artist in Stone." 1965. http://welshmormon.byu.edu/Resources/pdf/7538.pdf