Preserving The Past        Securing The Future
Board Members
William Turner
Robert Dale Sr.
Magnolia Johnson
Lena B. Bell
Ronnie Steele Sr.
Roberta T. Obadan
Monica Johnson
A Non Profit Organization
712 Jefferson St., Brooklyn, Illinois 62059
Contact us at: 618. 271.5787 or 713.927.9760
Your donations are tax deductible
Please follow this link to make a
contribution online through our Paypal
account, and many thanks for your support!

Historical Society Of Brooklyn Illinois
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Mission Statement
Executive Board
The focus of our work is to collect, preserve and present the historical
record and cultural heritage of the first inhabitants, founding families, and
early settlers of Brooklyn, Illinois, through interpretive exhibits, promote
awareness of Brooklyn, Illinois, and encourage the association of people
with a common interest in our history. It is our goal is to have the town of
Brooklyn and its' historic sites receive designation on the National Registry
of Historic Places and to ready our historic sites for tourism.

We must preserve our past with a vision to secure our future.
$5.00  Donations
Individual donations of $5.00
each month will help purchase
markers for unmarked graves,
signage and fencing for the
cemetery. Please mail your
check or money order to:

Bank Information:
Guardian Savings
3800 Nameoki Road
Granite City, Illinois
Vice President
Registered Agent
Roberta T. Obadan
Magnolia Johnson
Lena Bell
Ronnie Steele Sr.
Robert Dale Sr.
Authorized Links
"Show me the manner in which a nation or community cares for it's dead and I
will measure with mathematical exactness the tender mercies of its people, their
respect for the laws of the land, and their loyalty to high ideals."

William Gladstone (1809-1897)
712 Jefferson St.
Brooklyn, IL 62059
You may also send donations to
the bank address above. Direct
the bank to deposit funds into
HSOBI Cemetery Restoration