Chloe/4s Brooks

F, #171, (5 August 1740 - )
Father*Joseph/3s Brooks1 b. 6 Aug 1710, d. 27 Nov 1750
Mother*Mary/4 Bliss1 b. 21 Oct 1710
Appears on charts:Descendants of William/1s Brooks
Descendants of Benjamin/2s Brooks
Descendants of Joseph/3s Brooks
Descendants of Chloe/4s Brooks
Last Edited:9 Jan 2016

Child with Nathaniel Taylor:

  • Lovisa/5s Taylor7 b. 30 Aug 1765, d. 1849
Chloe/4s Brooks, born 5 Aug 1740 at Palmer, Massachusetts1, was mentioned in her father's will, 27 Nov 1750, and assigned to her mother's custody after her father's death 27 Nov 1750.2,3,4 Of Springfield, there she married, 1 May 1760 (int. 14 Apr), Nathaniel Taylor of S.5,6

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S26] Vital Records of Palmer, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850, 17, Chloe Brooks b.
  2. [S27] Thomas B. Warren, "Springfield Families," 95.
  3. [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.
  4. [S850] Carol Piacentini, citing Hampshire County Register of Probate, box 20, folio 47, Joseph Brooks.
  5. [S21] Vital Records of West Springfield Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, 2:37, Cloe Brooks/Nathaniel Taylor m. (c.r.).
  6. [S1594] Springfield VR, 398, Nathaniel Taylor/Cloe Brooks m.; 1975, c.r.
  7. [S27] Warren, "Springfield Families," 679, Darius (27.) Wright.
A soldier from Deerfield "in both French wars."2,3

Daniel/3s Brooks

M, #177, (25 March 1722 - )
Father*Joseph/2s Brooks1 b. 17 Oct 1667, d. 1743
Mother*Lydia/3 Warner1 b. s 1678
Appears on charts:Descendants of William/1s Brooks
Descendants of Joseph/2s Brooks
Descendants of Daniel/3s Brooks
Custom index:French and Indian War
Last Edited:29 Jul 2017

Children with Mary Wright:

Daniel/3s Brooks, born 25 Mar 1722 at Deerfield, Massachusetts1, married, 19 Sep 1754, Mary Wright.4,3 His 1790 census household at Greenfield included two males over 16 and two females.5

Local Notes:

Property1775, Greenfield, MAThe following named persons were assessed for taxes in Greenfield for the year 1775. Those marked with a * were residents of the town before 1760.
* Brooks, Daniel6

Census Detail:

1790Greenfield, MAMALES: Two over 16
FEMALES: Two5

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S20] Vital Records of Deerfield Massachusetts, To the Year 1850, 35, Daniel Brooks b.
  2. [S269] George Sheldon and J.H. Temple, History of Northfield, 414.
  3. [S1188] George Sheldon, A History of Deerfield, Massachusetts, 2:91.
  4. [S269] Sheldon and Temple, Hist. Northfield, 413, n.p.
  5. [S1790] 1790 U.S. Census, Greenfield, Hampshire, MA, M637/4/231, Daniel Brooks.
  6. [S1338] Francis M. Thompson, History of Greenfield, 1:242, 1775 tax list.
  7. [S1188] George Sheldon, Hist. Deerfield, 2:92.

Daniel/4s Brooks

M, #179, (22 March 1759 - say 1842)
Father*Daniel/3s Brooks1 b. 25 Mar 1722
Mother*Mary Wright1
Appears on charts:Descendants of William/1s Brooks
Descendants of Joseph/2s Brooks
Descendants of Daniel/3s Brooks
Descendants of Daniel/4s Brooks
Last Edited:16 Aug 2017

Children with Levina Morgan:

  • Justus/5s Brooks7 b. 8 Oct 1790
  • Mercy/5s Brooks8 b. 10 Aug 1792
  • Daniel/5s Brooks9 b. 21 Jun 1794, d. 9 Jul 1844
  • Candice/5s Brooks10 b. 18 May 1797
  • Levina/5s Brooks11 b. 25 Feb 1800, d. 25 Nov 1801
  • Obed/5s Brooks12 b. 30 Apr 1803, d. 8 Feb 1891
  • ch1/5s Brooks13 b. say Apr 1804, d. Jul 1804
Daniel/4s Brooks Jr. was born 22 Mar 1759 at Northfield, Massachusetts.2,1 Then resident in that part of Greenfield which was to be set off to Gill in 1793, he married, 27 Aug 1789 at Northfield (int. 19 Jul, Greenfield), Levina Morgan of Northfield, daughter of Pvt. Noah Morgan and Mercy (–?–).3,4 His death is not of record. She died his widow, 1 Jun 1843 at Gill, "a. 81."5
     "There were four burying grounds in [Gill]…One in the north west was originally on the farm of Daniel Brooks and the ground therefore was bought by the Town of Mr. Brooks for $4 in 1802."6

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1188] George Sheldon, A History of Deerfield, Massachusetts, 2:92.
  2. [S269] George Sheldon and J.H. Temple, History of Northfield, 414.
  3. [S11] Vital Records of Greenfield, Massachusetts to the Year 1850, 155, Daniel Brooks Jr./Lavina Morgan m. Northfield.
  4. [S1338] Francis M. Thompson, History of Greenfield, 1:715, Dan'l Brooks, Jr./Lavina Morgan m. Northfield.
  5. [S24] Vital Records of Gill, Massachusetts, To the Year 1850, 82, Levina Brooks d.
  6. [S462] Mrs. Beverly Brooks, "Genealogy of the Brooks Family," unnumbered page, citing unid. source, history of Gill.
  7. [S24] Gill VR, 13, Justiss Brooks b.
  8. [S24] Gill VR, 14, Mercy Brooks b.
  9. [S24] Gill VR, 13, Daniel Brooks b.
  10. [S24] Gill VR, 13, Candice Brooks b.
  11. [S24] Gill VR, 14, Levina Brooks b.
  12. [S24] Gill VR, 14, Obed Brooks b.
  13. [S11] Greenfield VR, 249, ch. Dan[ie]l Brooks d.