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Franklin Eli Brooks

congressman

Franklin Eli Brooks, American congressman. Member 58th and 59th Congresses (1903-1907), Colorado at-large.

Background

Brooks, Franklin Eli was born on November 19, 1860 in Sturbridge, Massachusetts, United States. Son of E. T. and Anna E. Brooks.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Brown U., 1883, A.M., 1886. Law student Boston University, 1887-1888.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1888. Practiced at Boston, 1888-1891, Colorado Springs, Colorado, since 1892. President Costilla Estates Development Company and San Luis Southern Railway Company.

Membership

Member 58th and 59th Congresses (1903-1907), Colorado at-large.

Connections

Married Sara Brainerd Coolidge, June 3, 1891.

father:
E. T.

mother:
Anna E. Brooks

spouse:
Sara Brainerd Coolidge