Nathan/4s Brooks

M, #141, (1 April 1744 - )
Father*Samuel/3s Brooks1 b. 2 Aug 1712, d. 14 Dec 1765
Mother*Joanna/4 Warriner1 b. 15 Aug 1711, d. 17 Mar 1756
Appears on charts:Descendants of William/1s Brooks
Descendants of Benjamin/2s Brooks
Descendants of Samuel/3s Brooks
Last Edited:12 Aug 2014
Nathan/4s Brooks was baptised 1 Apr 1744 at the First Church, Springfield, Massachusetts.1

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1285] Ella May Lewis, "Baptisms, Marriages, and Deaths, 1736-1809. First Church of Christ, Springfield, Mass." (Hereinafter 1st Ch. Springfield BpMD, 1736-1809). 5, Nathan Brooks bp.

Mary/4 Bliss

F, #146, (21 October 1710 - )
Father*Thomas/3 Bliss1 b. 8 Feb 1667/68, d. 10 Nov 1733
Mother*Hannah Cadwell1 b. 22 Aug 1677, d. 7 Jan 1756
Appears on charts:Descendants of William/1s Brooks
Descendants of Benjamin/2s Brooks
Descendants of Joseph/3s Brooks
Last Edited:3 Jan 2016

Children with Joseph/3s Brooks:

Mary/4 Bliss, born 21 Oct 1710 at Springfield, Massachusetts1, there married (1), 16 Jun 1731, Jonathan/4 Sikes, son of Increase/3 Sikes and Mary Knowlton,1,2, who died at Springfield 19 Sep 1733.2 There she married (2), 8 Nov 1734 (int. 27 Sep), Joseph/3s Brooks, son of Benjamin/2s Brooks and Mary Barnard, with whom she had 8 or more children.3,4 Of Palmer, Ware, and Kingsfield, he died at Ware, Massachusetts, 27 Nov 1750, a. 40.5 Among his probate papers is an order naming widow Marey Brooks custodian of Silas, Jonathan, Cloe, Eunice, Ann and Thankful, all under the age of 14.6

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S27] Thomas B. Warren, "Springfield Families," 95.
  2. [S1507] "Sikes/Sykes Family Association," Jonathan (59.) Sikes.
  3. [S27] Warren, "Springfield Families," 95: 8 Nov 1734, wid. Mary Sikes, cf note.
  4. [S1594] Springfield VR, 343, Joseph Brooks/Mary Sikes m.
  5. [S121] The American Genealogist, Charlotte M. Hix, "Israel Brooks of Springfield, Massachusetts, and Half Moon, New York, and Some of his Descendants" (Jan 1997), 72:1 Hereinafter TAG.
  6. [S850] Carol Piacentini, citing Hampshire County Register of Probate, box 20, folio 47, Joseph Brooks.
  7. [S26] Vital Records of Palmer, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850, 17, Joseph Brooks Jr. b.
  8. [S26] Palmer VR, 17, Israel Brooks b.
  9. [S26] Palmer VR, 17, Silas Brooks b.
  10. [S26] Palmer VR, 17, Chloe Brooks b.
  11. [S266] Franklin P. Rice, Vital Records of Brookfield, Massachusetts, To the end of the year 1849, 52, Unis Brooks b.
  12. [S121] TAG, Charlotte M. Hix, "Israel Brooks of Springfield, Massachusetts, and Half Moon, New York, and Some of his Descendants," 72:1 (Jan 1997).

Noah/3s Brooks

M, #147, (24 January 1714/15 - 16 January 1782)
Father*Benjamin/2s Brooks1 b. 25 Jul 1671, d. 3 May 1755
Mother*Mary Barnard1 b. 11 Dec 1672, d. 23 Feb 1740/41
Appears on charts:Descendants of William/1s Brooks
Descendants of Benjamin/2s Brooks
Descendants of Noah/3s Brooks
Last Edited:22 Jan 2016

Children with Keziah Bartlett:

Noah/3s Brooks, born 24 Jan 1714/15 at Springfield, Massachusetts1, married (1), 8 Oct 1741 (Springfield c.r; int. 12 Sep, S.), Keziah Bartlett, with whom he had 3 children2,3, and who died at Springfield 3 Oct 1745.4,5 There he married (2), 11 Jun 1755 (int. 17 May), Hannah/4 Spencer, daughter of Disborough/3 Spencer and Abigail Elmer, thrice widowed, most recently of Pelatiah/3 Glover III, and about 9 years older than himself.6,7 She died 6 Jan 1782.8 He died at Springfield 16 Jan 1782, a. 66.9

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1594] Springfield VR, Book 1, p. 69, Noah Brookes b.
  2. [S1285] Ella May Lewis, "Baptisms, Marriages, and Deaths, 1736-1809. First Church of Christ, Springfield, Mass." (Hereinafter 1st Ch. Springfield BpMD, 1736-1809). 60, Noah Brooks/Keziah Bartlet m.
  3. [S1594] Springfield VR, 354, Noah Brooks/Keziah Bartlet, int.; 1855, First Church Records, m.
  4. [S1285] 1st Ch. Springfield BpMD, 1736-1809, 40, wife Noah Brooks d.
  5. [S1594] Springfield VR, 503, Keziah Brooks d.
  6. [S1285] 1st Ch. Springfield BpMD, 1736-1809, 62, Noah Brooks/Hannah Glover m.
  7. [S1594] Springfield VR, 376, Noah Brooks/Hannah Glover, int.; 395, m.
  8. [S1285] 1st Ch. Springfield BpMD, 1736-1809, 50, Hannah Brooks d. (c.r.).
  9. [S1285] 1st Ch. Springfield BpMD, 1736-1809, 50, Noah Brooks d. (c.r.).
  10. [S1594] Springfield VR, 195, Keziah Brooks b.
  11. [S1594] Springfield VR, 199, Joel Brooks b.
  12. [S1594] Springfield VR, 205, Submit Brooks b.

Hannah/4 Spencer

F, #149, (28 January 1704/5 - 6 January 1782)
Father*Disborough/3 Spencer1 b. c 1679, d. 1763
Mother*Abigail Elmer1 b. c 1679, d. 17 Feb 1725
Appears on charts:Descendants of William/1s Brooks
Descendants of Benjamin/2s Brooks
Descendants of Noah/3s Brooks
Last Edited:20 Aug 2017
Hannah/4 Spencer, baptised 28 Jan 1704/5 at Hartford, Connecticut1, there married (1), 1729, Henry Nicholson, who died at Hartford in 1739.2 She married (2) (–?–) Burt2, and (3) (int. 31 Mar 1749, Springfield, Massachusetts), Pelatiah/4 Glover Jr., son of Pelatiah/3 Glover and Hannah/2 Parsons.3 Widowed once more, she married (4), 11 Jun 1755 (int. 17 May) at Springfield, as his 2nd wife, Noah/3s Brooks, son of Benjamin/2s Brooks and Mary Barnard, and 9 years younger than herself.4,5 She died 6 Jan 1782 (1st Ch. rec., Springfield)6, and he 16 Jan 1782, a. 66.7
     "My information on the ancestry and marriages of Hannah (Spencer) (Nicholson) (Burt) Glover) Brooks came from a scholarly article in The American Genealogist by Jean (Nicholson) Maack. I also corresponded with Jean several years ago and have copies of the key primary sources that she used to decipher this complex case," says Perry Streeter.2

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S121] The American Genealogist, Jacobus, Donald L., "The Four Spencer Brothers—Their Ancestors and Descendants," 27:161–85 (Oct 1951): Disborough [30.], Hannah [ii.] Hereinafter TAG.
  2. [S2] Perry Streeter.
  3. [S2] Perry Streeter, citing Warren, "Springfield Families," no page.
  4. [S1285] Ella May Lewis, "Baptisms, Marriages, and Deaths, 1736-1809. First Church of Christ, Springfield, Mass." (Hereinafter 1st Ch. Springfield BpMD, 1736-1809). 62, Noah Brooks/Hannah Glover m.
  5. [S1594] Springfield VR, 376, Noah Brooks/Hannah Glover, int.; 395, m.
  6. [S1285] 1st Ch. Springfield BpMD, 1736-1809, 50, Hannah Brooks d. (c.r.).
  7. [S1285] 1st Ch. Springfield BpMD, 1736-1809, 50, Noah Brooks d. (c.r.).