Jane/6k Brooks

F, #12411, (30 June 1807 - )
Father*Gideon/5k Brooks1 b. 15 Aug 1779, d. 30 Dec 1853
Mother*Betsy Haven1 b. c 1782
Appears on charts:Descendants of Joshua/3k Brooks
Descendants of Sgt. Samuel/4k Brooks
Descendants of Gideon/5k Brooks
Last Edited:4 Aug 2014
Jane/6k Brooks was baptised with 4 siblings 30 Jun 1807 at Kittery, Maine.1

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S961] Everett S. Stackpole, Old Kittery, 306.

Ephraim/6k Brooks

M, #12412, (30 June 1807 - )
Father*Gideon/5k Brooks1 b. 15 Aug 1779, d. 30 Dec 1853
Mother*Betsy Haven1 b. c 1782
Appears on charts:Descendants of Joshua/3k Brooks
Descendants of Sgt. Samuel/4k Brooks
Descendants of Gideon/5k Brooks
Last Edited:27 Aug 2014
Ephraim/6k Brooks was baptised with 4 siblings 30 Jun 1807 at Kittery, Maine.1 Then of Dover, New Hampshire, he married [as Brock, marr. rec.], 20 Jan 1833 at Berwick, Maine (int. 3 Jan), Lydia Butler.2

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S961] Everett S. Stackpole, Old Kittery, 306.
  2. [S1420] Berwick, Maine Vital Records, 344, Ephraim Brooks/Lydia Butler, int.; 427, Ephraim Brock/Lydia Butler m.

Thomas Floyd/6k Brooks

M, #12413, (30 June 1807 - )
Father*Gideon/5k Brooks1 b. 15 Aug 1779, d. 30 Dec 1853
Mother*Betsy Haven1 b. c 1782
Appears on charts:Descendants of Joshua/3k Brooks
Descendants of Sgt. Samuel/4k Brooks
Descendants of Gideon/5k Brooks
Last Edited:3 Aug 2017

Children with Catharine Tobey:

Thomas Floyd/6k Brooks, born in Maine circa 18072, was baptised at Kittery with 4 siblings 30 Jun 1807.1,2 He married, 13 Oct 1831, Catharine Tobey.1
     The 1850 census recorded Thomas F. (a. 43, mason, real estate $700), Catherine (a. 38), and children Susan (a. 13), George (a. 17, joiner, attended school), Ann C. (a. 15, student), Ellen (a. 12, student), Sarah (a. 10, student), Olive (a. 7, student) and James (a. 6, student) in their household at Eliot.2
     The 1860 census recorded Thomas F. (a. 53, mason, r.e. $0, p.e. $175), Catharine (a. 48), Anna C. (a. 24, store clerk), Ellen M. (a. 22, tailoress), Sarah A. (a. 19, factory operative), Olive E. (a. 17, student), James H. (a. 15, farmer, attended school), and Alice C. (a. 3) in their Eliot household.3
     The 1870 census recorded Thomas (a. 63, brickmason), Catherine (a. 58), unmarried daughters Ann C. (a. 35) and Olive E. (a. 27) Brooks, and son James Brooks (a. 26, grocer) in their household at Eliot. Two doors down was Abraham Brooks and three doors down Jeremiah Brooks, presumed to be Thomas's brothers.4

Census Detail:

18 Sep 1850Eliot, ME9 | 10 | Thomas F. Brooks | 43 | M | Mason | 700 | ME
Catherine " | 38 | F | ME
Susan " | 13 | F | ME
George " | 17 | M | Joiner | ME | student
Ann C. " | 15 | M | ME | student
Ellen " | 12 | F | ME | student
Sarah " | 10 | F | ME | student
Olive " | 7 | F | ME | student
James " | 6 | M | ME | student

9 | 11 | Joseph Sti[mon] | 80 | M | [occupation blank] | MA2
26 Jun 1860Eliot, ME235 | 241 | Thomas F. Brooks | 53 | M | Mason | 0 | 175 | ME
Catharine " | 48 | F | Domestic | ME
Anna C. " | 24 | F | Clerk in a Store | ME
Ellen M. " | 22 | F | Tailoress | ME
Sarah A. " | 19 | F | Factory operative | ME
Olive E. " | 17 | F | Domestic | ME | Attended school
James H. " | 15 | M | Farmer | ME | Attended school
Alice C. " | 3 | F | ME

236 | 242 | William J. Paul

237 | 243 | Lucy Tobey | 75 | F | Domestic | 0 | 50 | ME
Augusta O. Tobey | 32 | F | Teacher | ME

238 | 244 | Samuel Brooks | 63 | M | Fisherman | 300 | 25 | ME
William H. " | 31 | M | Fisherman | ME
Lavina " | 26 | F | Domestic | ME
James F. " | 13 | M | ME | Attended school
Adda E. Farwell | 6/12 | F | NH3
16 Jun 1870Eliot, ME161 | 167 | Brooks Jeremiah | 72 | M | W | Laborer | 100 | 50 crossed out | ME | Citizen
" Lucy | 78 | F | W | Keeping house | ME
" Benjamin | [17 or 19] | M | W | ME | attended school
" William | 9 | M | W | ME | Attended school

162 | 168 | Brooks Abraham | 61 | W | M | Farmer | 4,000 | 400 | ME | Citizen
" Elisa J. | 51 | W | F | Keeping house | NH
Lord James [H.] | [31 or could be 81] | M | W | MH | Idiot
Brooks Daniel | 21 | M | W | Brick mason | ME
" Hattie C. | 19 | F | W | ME | Attended school
" Andrew P. | 14 | M | W | ME | Attended school
" Elbridge | 11 | M | W | ME | Attended school

163 | 169 | Leach Alpheus | 50 | W | W | Laborer | ME
" Nancy | [70 or 90] | F | W | Keeping house | ME

164 | 170 | Brooks Thomas [G.] | 63 | M | W | Brick mason | ME | Citizen
" Catherine | 58 | F | W | Keeping house | ME
" Ann C. | 35 | F | W | Domestic | ME
" Olive E. | 27 | F | W | Domestic | ME
" James [N. or H.] | 26 | M | W | Grocer | ME | Citizen4

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S961] Everett S. Stackpole, Old Kittery, 306.
  2. [S1850] 1850 U.S. Census, Eliot, York, ME, M432/274/236, Thomas F. Brooks.
  3. [S1860] 1860 U.S. Census, Eliot, York, ME, M653/450/28, Thomas Brooks.
  4. [S1870] 1870 U.S. Census, Eliot, York, ME, M593/564/254B, Thomas Brooks.

James Alfred/6k Brooks

M, #12414, (say 1810 - December 1834)
Father*Gideon/5k Brooks1 b. 15 Aug 1779, d. 30 Dec 1853
Mother*Betsy Haven1 b. c 1782
Appears on charts:Descendants of Joshua/3k Brooks
Descendants of Sgt. Samuel/4k Brooks
Descendants of Gideon/5k Brooks
Last Edited:4 Aug 2014
James Alfred/6k Brooks, of Eliot, married, 19 Oct 1834 in York County, Maine, Eliza Jane Dixon of Eliot.2 He died in December following.1

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S961] Everett S. Stackpole, Old Kittery, 306.
  2. [S1427] York County Marriage Returns 1831-1888, 90, James A. Brooks/Eliza J. Dixon m.

Alpheus Hammond/6k Brooks

M, #12415, (24 January 1810 - 1897)
Father*William/5k Brooks1 b. 9 Jul 1786, d. b 19 Sep 1850
Mother*Mary (Polly) Hammond1 b. s 1789
Appears on charts:Descendants of Joshua/3k Brooks
Descendants of Sgt. Samuel/4k Brooks
Descendants of William/5k Brooks (s. Samuel)
Last Edited:30 Oct 2017

Children with Clarissa A.D. Quint:

Child with Martha L. (–?–):

Alpheus Hammond/6k Brooks, born 24 Jan 1810 at Eliot, Maine1,2, married (1), in 1839 [newspaper report dated 12 Oct] at Newington, New Hampshire, Clarissa A.D. Quint of Newington.3,4 The 1850 census recorded their Eliot household as himself (a. 40, carpenter, estate $300), Clarissa (a. 31), and children Clara, Alpheus and Mary.3
     Clarissa died sometime before 1860. That year's census (dated 2 Jul) recorded Alpheus H. Brooks (a. 50, ship carpenter, r.e. $750, p.e. $30), Martha A. Spinney (a. 39, domestic), Alpheus's children by his 1st marriage, Clara, Alpheus and Mary, and Martha's daughter Mary Spinney (a. 10) by her 1st marriage, in his household at Eliot.5
     Alpheus subsequently married the widow Spinney, 30 Sep 1860, at the Universalist Church, Portsmouth, New Hampshire.6 Their 1870 Eliot household consisted of Alpheus H. (a. 60, ship carpenter, r.e. $750, p.e. $100), Martha A. (a. 49), and his son Alpheus B. (a. 24), also a ship carpenter.7 In 1880 their Eliot household included Alpheus H. (a. 70, carpenter), wife Martha A. (a. 59), son Alpheus B. (a. 34), and daughter Annie L. (a. 17).8
     Martha died at Portsmouth 10 Oct 18969, and Alpheus in 1897 (g.s.)10 He is buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Eliot with Martha and two of his children.11

Census Detail:

20 Sep 1850Eliot, ME86 | 94 | Alpheus H. Brooks | 40 | M | Carpenter | $300 | ME
Clarissa " | 31 | F | NH
Clara " | 7 | F | ME | attended school
Alpheus " | 4 | M | ME
Mary " | 2 | F | ME3
2 Jul 1860Eliot, ME276 | 282 | Mary Brooks | 73 | F | Seamstress | 0 | 50 | ME
Sarah A. " | 37 | F | Tailoress | ME

277 | 283 | Alpheus H. Brooks | 50 | M | Ship Carpenter | 750 | 30 | ME
Martha A. Spinney | 39 | F | Domestic | NH
Clara A. Brooks | 16 | F | Domestic | ME | attended school
Alpheus D. " | 14 | M | ME | attended school
Mary E. " | 11 | F | ME | attended school
Mary H. Spinney | 10 | F | ME | attended school

278 | 284 | Abby Brooks | 46 | F | Domestic | 0 | 316 | NH
William A. " | 15 | M | Farmer | ME | attended school
Forence E. " | 11 | F | ME | attended school5
15 Jun 1870Eliot, ME138 | 142 | Brooks Alpheus H | 60 | M | W | Ship carpenter | 750 | 100 | ME | Citizen
" Martha A | 49 | F | W | Keeping house | ME
" Alpheus B | 24 | M | W | Ship carpenter | ME | Citizen7
16 Jun 1880Eliot, ME252 | 267 | Brooks Alpheus H. | W | M | 70 | Married | House carpenter | ME | ME | ME
" Martha A. | W | F | 59 | Wife | Keeping house | NH | MA | ME
" Alpheus B. | W | M | 34 | Son | S | ME | ME | NH
" Annie L. | W | F | 17 | Daughter | ME | ME | NH

253 | 268 | Brooks William A. | W | W | 36 | Married | Wheelwright | ME | ME | NH
" Abbie H. | W | F | 36 | Wife | Married | Keeping house | ME | ME | ME
" Maggie B. | W | F | 3 | Daughter | Single | ME | ME | ME
" Alla F. | W | F | 2 | Daughter | Single | ME | ME | ME

257 | 272 | Remick Fredrick W. | W | M | 31 | Laborer | ME | ME | MA
" Francis A. | W | F | 28 | Wife | Married | Keeping house | ME | ME | ME
Brooks Jeremiah | W | M | 92 | ME | ME | ME8

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S961] Everett S. Stackpole, Old Kittery, 306.
  2. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #135945742, citing Eliot birth recs.
  3. [S1850] 1850 U.S. Census, Eliot, York, ME, M432/274/241, Alpheus H. Brooks.
  4. [S59] Portsmouth (NH) Journal of Literature and Politics, 12 Oct 1839, Marriages.
  5. [S1860] 1860 U.S. Census, Eliot, York, ME, M653/450/32, Alpheus H. Brooks.
  6. [S76] NH Vital Records, state copy, Alpheus H. Brooks/Martha A. Spinney m.
  7. [S1870] 1870 U.S. Census, Eliot, York, ME, page 15 of original enumeration, Alpheus H. Brooks.
  8. [S1880] 1880 U.S. Census, Eliot, York, ME, page unrecorded, Alpheus H. Brooks.
  9. [S2058] FamilySearch.org, "New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947," 004243485 > image 3038 of 5035; Bureau Vital Records and Health Statistics, Concord, Martha A. Brooks.
  10. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #135945742.
  11. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorials #135945742, #135945782.
  12. [S1880] 1880 U.S. Census, Eliot, York, ME, page unrecorded, Alpheus H. Brooks, followed by William A. Brooks.

William Walker/6k Brooks

M, #12416, (7 October 1811 - )
Father*William/5k Brooks1 b. 9 Jul 1786, d. b 19 Sep 1850
Mother*Mary (Polly) Hammond1 b. s 1789
Appears on charts:Descendants of Joshua/3k Brooks
Descendants of Sgt. Samuel/4k Brooks
Descendants of William/5k Brooks (s. Samuel)
Last Edited:16 Oct 2017

Children with Abigail F. Allard:

William Walker/6k Brooks, born 7 Oct 1811 at Eliot, Maine1,2, married (int. 8 Dec 1843, Kittery) Abigail F. Allard of Portsmouth, New Hampshire.3,4 The 1850 census recorded William W. (a. 38, carpenter, real estate $500), Abigail (a. 37), William (a. 5, student) and Almeda (a. 1) in their Eliot household. Next door, boarding with Charles Spinney, were William's widowed mother Mary Brooks and unmarried sister Sarah Brooks.4

Census Detail:

19 Sep 1850Eliot, ME76 | 83 | Charles Spinney | 76 | M | Farmer | 300 | ME
-- | 84 | Mary Brooks | 64 | F | ME
Sarah " | 28 | F | ME

77 | 85 | William W. Brooks | 38 | M | Carpenter | 500 | ME
Abbigail " | 37 | F | NH
William " | 5 | M | ME | attended school
Almeda " | 1 | M | ME4

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S961] Everett S. Stackpole, Old Kittery, 306.
  2. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #135945742, citing Eliot birth recs for siblings.
  3. [S961] Stackpole, Old Kittery, 308.
  4. [S1850] 1850 U.S. Census, Eliot, York, ME, M432/274/240, William W. Brooks.

Martin Parry/6k Brooks

M, #12417, (3 September 1815 - )
Father*William/5k Brooks1 b. 9 Jul 1786, d. b 19 Sep 1850
Mother*Mary (Polly) Hammond1 b. s 1789
Appears on charts:Descendants of Joshua/3k Brooks
Descendants of Sgt. Samuel/4k Brooks
Descendants of William/5k Brooks (s. Samuel)
Last Edited:16 Oct 2017
Martin Parry/6k Brooks, born 3 Sep 1815 at Eliot, Maine1,2, was of Portsmouth, New Hampshire when he married there, 5 Jan 1840, Mary A. Weeks of P.3,4 The 1850 census recorded Martin P. (a. 29, trader, real estate $1000) and Mary (a. 27) in their household at nearby Eliot.3

Census Detail:

19 Sep 1850Eliot, ME73 | 80 | Martin P. Brooks | 29 | M | Trader | 1000 | ME
Mary " | 27 | F | NH3

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S961] Everett S. Stackpole, Old Kittery, 306.
  2. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #135945742, citing Eliot birth recs for siblings.
  3. [S1850] 1850 U.S. Census, Eliot, York, ME, M432/274/240, Martin P. Brooks.
  4. [S1748] New England Historic Genealogical Society, "Portsmouth, NH: Vital Records, 1709-1841," Mr. Martin P. Brooks/Miss Mary A. Weeks m.

Sarah Ann/6k Brooks

F, #12418, (14 December 1820 - 4 December 1900)
Father*William/5k Brooks1 b. 9 Jul 1786, d. b 19 Sep 1850
Mother*Mary (Polly) Hammond1 b. s 1789
Appears on charts:Descendants of Joshua/3k Brooks
Descendants of Sgt. Samuel/4k Brooks
Descendants of William/5k Brooks (s. Samuel)
Last Edited:16 Oct 2017
Sarah Ann/6k Brooks, born 14 Dec 1820 at Eliot, Maine1,2, was recorded in the 1850 census (a. "28") at Eliot, living with her widowed mother. Next door was her uncle William Walker Brooks's household.3 She died 4 Dec 1900, single, a. 79.2

Census Detail:

19 Sep 1850Eliot, ME76 | 83 | Charles Spinney | 76 | M | Farmer | 300 | ME

-- | 84 | Mary Brooks | 64 | F | ME
Sarah " | 28 | F | ME

77 | 85 | William W. Brooks | 38 | M | Carpenter | 500 | ME
Abbigail " | 37 | F | NH
William " | 5 | M | Maine | Student
Almeda " | 1 | M [sic] | ME3

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S961] Everett S. Stackpole, Old Kittery, 306.
  2. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #135945742, citing Eliot birth recs for siblings.
  3. [S1850] 1850 U.S. Census, Eliot, York, ME, M432/274/240B, Mary Brooks.

Sylvester Marsh/6k Brooks

M, #12419, (30 April 1823 - )
Father*William/5k Brooks1 b. 9 Jul 1786, d. b 19 Sep 1850
Mother*Mary (Polly) Hammond1 b. s 1789
Appears on charts:Descendants of Joshua/3k Brooks
Descendants of Sgt. Samuel/4k Brooks
Descendants of William/5k Brooks (s. Samuel)
Last Edited:16 Oct 2017
Sylvester Marsh/6k Brooks, born 30 Apr 1823 at Eliot, Maine1,2, married Olive Jane Shapleigh.1

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S961] Everett S. Stackpole, Old Kittery, 306.
  2. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #135945742, citing Eliot birth recs for siblings.