Brooke, Benjamin Franklin, Dd
Brooke, Benjamin Franklin, D.D.
a Methodist Episcopal minister, was born and reared within the bounds of the old Baltimore Conference. He was educated at Dickinson College, and entered the Baltimore Conference while yet in his youth. In 1873 he was transferred to the Pittsburgh Conference, and in 1876 to the East Ohio. His last work was that of presiding elder of the Canton District. He died at Winchester, Virginia, September 25, 1882. See Minutes of Annual Conferences, 1882, page 329.