Looking for information on a Joseph BROOKS married Maria. Joseph born 1833, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, UK. Maria born 1836, Ashcott, Somerset, UK. Sons John (b. 1867), Samuel (b. 1869), Frederick (b. 1865). All lived in Shepton Mallet, Somerset.
John emigrated to the US in 1911. Wife Fanny HINAM emigrated in 1912 with children Florence May, Elsie, Bertha, John, Violet and Joseph. Settled in Zion, Illinois.