Ancestor: My maternal great-grandmother (Julia Gentle Doyle)
- Was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, in 1884 on Valentine’s Day.
- Her parents were John Doyle and Kate Fitzgerald.
- Was a well-known pianist in the area.
- Married Thomas Mayer in Richmond, Indiana. After his death, she married Preston Brooks in New Castle, Indiana.
- She died in Richmond, Indiana, at the home of her daughter, Caroline.