Lt. Hugh/3a Brooks

M, #2056, (1 January 1677/78 - 18 January 1746)
Father*Dea. Joshua/2a Brooks1 b. c 1630, d. b 24 Aug 1697
Mother*Hannah/2 Mason1 b. 23 Sep 1636
Appears on charts:Descendants of Capt. Thomas/1a Brooks
Descendants of Dea. Joshua/2a Brooks
Descendants of Lt. Hugh/3a Brooks
Last Edited:1 Jul 2018

Children with Abigail/3 Barker:

Findagrave.com, memorial #24096331. Photo by Bill Boyington.
Lt. Hugh/3a Brooks, born 1 Jan 1677/78 at Concord, Massachusetts1, had brother Noah as his guardian, 1697.2 He married, 9 [Bond: Apr] 1701/2 at Concord, Abigail/3 Barker of Concord, daughter of John/2 Barker and Judith/2 Simonds,3, where he died 18 Jan 1746, a. 68.4 His widow died 1 Sep 1761.5 They are interred in the Hill Burying Ground.6,7,8

Local Notes:

Property24 Aug 1697, Concord, MA"By a deed of 24 August 1697, Noah Brooks, Daniel Brooks Sen., Joseph Brooks Sen., Benjamin Pierce of Watertown, Benjamin Whittemore and Judah Potter of Concord, sold to Hugh Brooks, all right in the estate 'our brother Job Brooks had of our father Joshua Brooks, deceased. Thus, all the children were named except Elizabeth who was then living in South Carolina…"2
Electedfrom 1730 to 1733, Concord, MASelectman9

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S185] Concord, Massachusetts Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1635–1850, 20, Hugh Brooks b.
  2. [S83] Henry Bond, Watertown Genealogies, 2:720.
  3. [S185] Concord BMD, 54, Hugh Brooks/Abegail Barker m.
  4. [S185] Concord BMD, 171, Hugh Brooks d.
  5. [S185] Concord BMD, 433, Abigail Barker d. (g.s.).
  6. [S53] Gravestone, recorded 21 Aug 1996.
  7. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorials #24096331, #20648817.
  8. [S2363] Concord Gravemarker Data, OHBG-347, Lieut. Hugh Brooks; OHBG-348, Mrs. Abigail Brooks.
  9. [S182] Lemuel Shattuck, History of the Town of Concord, 234, town officers.
  10. [S185] Concord BMD, 59, Abigail Brookes b.
  11. [S185] Concord BMD, 62, Jonathan Brookes b.
  12. [S185] Concord BMD, 77, Sarah Brooks b.
  13. [S185] Concord BMD, 84, Mary Brooks b.
  14. [S709] George Tolman, "Brooks Family" notebooks.

Abigail/3 Barker

F, #2057, (19 May 1682 - 1 September 1761)
Father*John/2 Barker1 b. c 1645
Mother*Judith/2 Simonds1 b. 3 Mar 1646, d. 10 Apr 1704
Appears on charts:Descendants of Capt. Thomas/1a Brooks
Descendants of Dea. Joshua/2a Brooks
Descendants of Lt. Hugh/3a Brooks
Last Edited:1 Jul 2018

Children with Lt. Hugh/3a Brooks:

Findagrave.com, memorial #20648817. Photo by Bill Boyington.
Abigail/3 Barker, born 19 May 1682 at Concord, Massachusetts1, there married, 9 [Bond: Apr] 1701/2, Lt. Hugh/3a Brooks of Concord, son of Dea. Joshua/2a Brooks and Hannah/2 Mason,2, who died at Concord 18 Jan 1746.3 Her will, dated 26 Jul 1751, named son-in-law Joseph Hapgood executor.4 She died 1 Sep 1761 (g.s.), a. 79.5 Her inventory, dated Nov 1761, amounted to £206-5-3.4 Abigail and Hugh are interred in the Hill Burying Ground, Concord.6,7,8

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S185] Concord, Massachusetts Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1635–1850, 25, Abigail Barker b.
  2. [S185] Concord BMD, 54, Hugh Brooks/Abegail Barker m.
  3. [S185] Concord BMD, 171, Hugh Brooks d.
  4. [S572] William Gray Brooks, "A Genealogical Account of the Brooks Family," 60.
  5. [S185] Concord BMD, 433, Abigail Barker d. (g.s.).
  6. [S53] Gravestone, recorded 21 Aug 1996.
  7. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorials #24096331, #20648817.
  8. [S2363] Concord Gravemarker Data, OHBG-347, Lieut. Hugh Brooks; OHBG-348, Mrs. Abigail Brooks.
  9. [S185] Concord BMD, 59, Abigail Brookes b.
  10. [S185] Concord BMD, 62, Jonathan Brookes b.
  11. [S185] Concord BMD, 77, Sarah Brooks b.
  12. [S185] Concord BMD, 84, Mary Brooks b.
  13. [S709] George Tolman, "Brooks Family" notebooks.