February 23, 1887, New York.

February 23, 1954 (his birthday), Los Angeles, California.

Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, California.

Brooks married Orah M. Grant in 1908 in Chenango County, New York. They were living in Norwich, New York in 1910, but moved to Burbank, California, by 1920. In 1940, he and his second wife, Laura, were living in Los Angeles. Brooks wrote or co-wrote numerous books, including:

  1. Forever at Home
  2. Wilt Thou Blameless Be?
  1. Burdens Press on My Wearied Soul
  2. I Enter Softly and Pray
  3. I’ve a Message from the Savior
  4. Jesus Calls the Boys and Girls
  5. Jesus Fills My Heart with Joy
  6. Tell It All to Jesus
  7. Through the Cross Where Jesus Died

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