Leonard Porter Brooks

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Leonard Porter Brooks

Also Known As: "L. P."
Birthdate: (92)
Birthplace: TN, USA
Death: October 14, 1960 (92)
Wichita, KS, USA
Place of Burial: Burden, KS, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Martin Luther Brooks and Elizabeth Manley Brooks
Husband of Myra May Brooks
Father of Martin Gentry Brooks; Louise Brooks; Theodore Roosevelt Brooks and Eleanor June Lashley

Occupation: lawyer/State Attorney General
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About Leonard Porter Brooks

He was a lawyer. His house held many sets of law books. His daughter Louise wrote in her book that the house was falling down due to the weight of these books. (Don't recall why she said that.) She also included the comment that "L.P. Brooks is so honest that his secretary makes more money than he does." He was the Assistant Attorney General for the state of Kansas for awhile. i believe he began this job during World War II. He was a very kind man and I wish I had lived closer to my grandfather so I could have seen him more often.

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Leonard Porter Brooks's Timeline

October 28, 1867
April 30, 1905
Age 37
November 14, 1906
Age 39
Cherryvale, Montgomery County, Kansas, USA
Age 44
August 22, 1914
Age 46
Cherryvale, Kansas, United States
October 14, 1960
Age 92
Wichita, KS, USA
Burden, KS, USA