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Walter Booth Brooks, III

Birthdate: (66)
Birthplace: Maryland, United States
Death: March 3, 1981 (66)
Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Walter Booth Brooks, Jr and Henrietta Louise Cromwell
Husband of Tatyana Brooks
Ex-husband of Julie Bishop and Mary Amelia Brooks
Father of <private> Brooks
Brother of Angela Brooks

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About Walter Booth Brooks, III

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Birth: Aug. 2, 1914 Death: Mar. 31, 1981 Palm Beach Palm Beach County Florida, USA

He married Mary Amelia Rogers on 18 Sep 1950 in Las Vegas Nv. The marriage ended in divorce in 1952. Other marriages: BISHOP, Julie m 1936-1939 WELLS, Jacqueline a writer WIDRIN, Tatiana "Tanya"

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Walter Booth Brooks III Divorced. By Mary Rogers Brooks, 38, daughter of the late Will Rogers: Walter Brooks III, 37, an heir to the fortune left by his grandmother, Mrs. Edward T. Stotesbury, who paced Palm Beach society for two decades, and onetime stepson of General Douglas Mac-Arthur, after 1½ years of marriage; in Santa Monica. She claimed he became belligerently drunk at least twice a week. fr Time 3/17/1952

also, m to Julie Bishop actress from 1936-1939 (Jacq Wells) a writer


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Parents:
 Walter John Brooks (1885 - 1966)
 Henrietta Louise Cromwell Brooks MacArthur Atwill Heiberg (1890 - 1965)

Spouse:
 Mary Amelia Rogers Brooks (1913 - 1989)

Burial: Unknown


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He married Mary Amelia Rogers on 18 Sep 1950 in Las Vegas Nv. The marriage ended in divorce in 1952. Other marriages: BISHOP, Julie m 1936-1939 WELLS, Jacqueline a writer WIDRIN, Tatiana "Tanya"


http://www.fritziinc.com/tree/pafn530.htm Walter Booth Brooks III Divorced. By Mary Rogers Brooks, 38, daughter of the late Will Rogers: Walter Brooks III, 37, an heir to the fortune left by his grandmother, Mrs. Edward T. Stotesbury, who paced Palm Beach society for two decades, and onetime stepson of General Douglas Mac-Arthur, after 1½ years of marriage; in Santa Monica. She claimed he became belligerently drunk at least twice a week. fr Time 3/17/1952 also m to Julie Bishop actress from 1936-1939 (Jacq Wells) a writer


WALTER BOOTH BROOKS, III of Palm Beach, died March 31. Born August 2, 1914, Mr. Brooks is the son of Walter B. Brooks, Jr, and Louise Cromwell Brooks, and heir to the fortune left by his grandmother, Mrs. Edward T. Stotesbury, who paced Palm Beach society for two decades. He is the onetime stepson of General Douglas MacArthur and was married to actress Julie Bishop, 1936 – 1939, and Mary Amelia Rogers, the daughter of Will Rogers, 1950 – 1952.

He was a Lieutenant Colonel in the USAFR during World War II and founder and President of International Crest Inc. He was active in the civic and social life of Palm Beach. Mr. Books is survived by his wife, Tanya; son, Walter, IV; and daughter, Laurelle. His ashes will be interred at St. Thomas Church, Green Springs Valley, Maryland. Donations may be made to the Boy Scouts of America, Gulfstream Council.

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Walter Booth Brooks, III's Timeline

1914
August 2, 1914
Maryland, United States
1981
March 3, 1981
Age 66
Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida, United States