I too am a descendant of William Brooks and Nancy Ann Locke.
My ggg grandfather was Samuel W. Brooks. His daughter Mary Clementine was my great grandmother. The only information I have on Samuel Patton, he is the fourth child of Samuel Brooks and Melender Syphers. He was born 1848 in Tazewell Co, Va, He married Catherine Hannah Spratt, April 1st, 1869, Liberty Hill, Tazewell Co, Va. He died April 9,1927, Hamilton Co, Texas Vol 5 pg 25 Death Record. He is buried in Pearl Cementary Coryell Co,Texas.Samuel and Melender are buried in the Brooks Cementary Rose Hill, Lee County Va.