Golden Brooks

by bablah on July 19, 2017

Golden Brooks – “The Best Man Holiday” Los Angeles Premiere – Photo Credit: Janice Ogata /

Birth Name: Golden Ameda Brooks

Place of Birth: Fresno, California, United States

Date of Birth: December 1, 1970

Ethnicity: African-American

Golden Ameda Brooks is an American actress.

Golden’s maternal grandfather was David Emerson LeFlore (the son of Professor Wyatt Curtis LeFlore and Magnolia Etta Smith).

Golden’s maternal grandmother was Myrtle Pettis (the daughter of Andrew William Pettis and Julia Eta Starr). Julia was the daughter of William L. Starr and Florence E. Smith.

Sources: Marriage record of Golden’s maternal grandparents, David Emerson LeFlore and Myrtle Pettis –

Golden’s maternal grandfather, David Emerson LeFlore, on the 1920 U.S. Census –

Obituary of Golden’s maternal grandfather, David Emerson Leflore –

Golden’s maternal great-grandmother, Magnolia Etta Smith, on the 1910 U.S. Census –

Golden’s maternal grandmother, Myrtle Pettis, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Golden’s maternal great-grandmother, Julia Eta Starr, on the 1910 U.S. Census –

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andrew July 29, 2017 at 2:06 am
bablah July 29, 2017 at 12:55 pm

Yes, that’s the same obituary I got the info from.

I wonder if her LeFlore family are connected to Greenwood LeFlore. He did own slaves.

andrew July 29, 2017 at 1:04 pm

it seems so

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