Mercy/2g Brooks

F, #23621, (25 November 1670 - )
Father*John/1g Brooks1 b. s 1618, d. 3 Sep 1682
Mother*Susanna Hanmore1 b. 1632, d. 7 Nov 1676
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/1g Brooks
Last Edited:21 Jan 2016
Mercy/2g Brooks (also rec. as Mary), born 25 Nov 1670 at Windsor, Connecticut2,3, was mentioned (Mercy, a. 13) in her father's inventory, Sep 1682.4,5 Apparently unmarried, as sister Mercy Brooks received, Jan 1722, £5-19-08½ from the estate of her sister Susanna Brooks.6

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Windsor VR, Marcy Brooks b.
  2. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Record of Marriages & Births Copied from the 1st Book of Records under the date 18 May 1674," 5:63 et. seq. (1851).
  3. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Windsor VR, Marcy/Mary Brooks b.
  4. [S476] Charles William Manwaring, Early Connecticut Probate Records, 1:277–78, Brookes, John.
  5. [S2313] John Brooks probate file, children named on page 4 of the folder.
  6. [S476] Charles William Manwaring, Early Connecticut Probate Records, 2:361–62, Brooks, Susannah, Wethersfield.

Lydia/2g Brooks

F, #23622, (7 August 1673 - 7 May 1747)
Father*John/1g Brooks1 b. s 1618, d. 3 Sep 1682
Mother*Susanna Hanmore1 b. 1632, d. 7 Nov 1676
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/1g Brooks
Descendants of Lydia/2g Brooks
Last Edited:11 Feb 2016

Children with Nathaniel/3 Cook:

Lydia/2g Brooks, born 7 Aug 1673 at Windsor, Connecticut1,2, was mentioned (a. 10) in her father's inventory, Sep 1682.3,4 She married, by 1689, Nathaniel/3 Cook Jr. of Windsor, son of Nathaniel/2 Cook and Lydia/2 Vore.5 Jan 1722, sister Lydia Cook received £5-19-08½ from the estate of her sister Susanna Brooks.5 Her husband died at Windsor 28 Feb 1724/25.6 Lydia died 7 May 1747 at Tolland, Connecticut, a. 73.7

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Windsor VR, Lydia Brooks b.
  2. [S1258] Windsor VR, Lydia Brooks b.
  3. [S476] Charles William Manwaring, Early Connecticut Probate Records, 1:277–78, Brookes, John.
  4. [S2313] John Brooks probate file, children named on page 4 of the folder.
  5. [S476] Charles William Manwaring, Early Connecticut Probate Records, 2:361–62, Brooks, Susannah, Wethersfield.
  6. [S1258] Windsor VR, Nathanael Cook d.
  7. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Tolland VR, wid. Lydia Cook d.
  8. [S1258] Windsor VR, Nathaniell Cooke b.
  9. [S1258] Windsor VR, Sarah Cooke b.
  10. [S1258] Windsor VR, Ebenezer Cooke b.
  11. [S1258] Windsor VR, Daniell Cooke b.
  12. [S1258] Windsor VR, Lydia Cooke b.
  13. [S1258] Windsor VR, Mary Cooke b.
  14. [S1258] Windsor VR, Richard Cooke b.
  15. [S1258] Windsor VR, Abigaill Cooke b.
  16. [S1258] Windsor VR, Elizabeth Cooke b.
  17. [S1258] Windsor VR, Jemimah Cooke b.
  18. [S1258] Windsor VR, Benjamin Cooke b.
  19. [S1258] Windsor VR, Joseph Cooke b.
  20. [S1258] Windsor VR, Aaron Cooke b.

Susanna/2g Brooks

F, #23623, (22 September 1675 - before 5 December 1721)
Father*John/1g Brooks1 b. s 1618, d. 3 Sep 1682
Mother*Susanna Hanmore1 b. 1632, d. 7 Nov 1676
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/1g Brooks
Last Edited:20 Feb 2018
Susanna/2g Brooks, born 22 Sep 1675 at Windsor, Connecticut2,1, was mentioned in her father's inventory, Sep 1682.3,4
     10 Sep 1721, then of Wethersfield, "Susannah Brooks, being very sicke and near her end, being asked what she intended to do with those worldly things, answered as followeth" in her nuncupative (oral) will: to Thomas Robbins her chest in the chamber; to Lydia Brooks, daughter of Samuel Brooks of Glastonbury, £6 in money; and the money that was due to her in the hands of Samuel Robbins, she gave to his children, 20 shillings each, the balance to Joshua Robbins and Richard Robbins.5,6 5 Dec 1721, the will was accepted and proven, "except the disposeing of 50 shillings to Joshua Robbins. Adms. granted unto Samuel Brooks of Glastonbury, brother of sd. decd."5
     Jan 1721/2, Samuel Brooks exhibits an account of his administration; allowed. Order to distribute the estate: to Samuel Brooks, Elizabeth Smith, Mercy Brooks, and Lydia Cook, brother and sisters of sd. decd., £5-19-08½ each. Jonathan Belding, Joshua Robbins 2d and Nathaniel Burnham, distributors.5

Exhibit(s).
     • Probate file of Sussanna Brooks of Wethersfield (1721), no. 775.6

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Windsor VR, Susannah Brooks b.
  2. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Record of Marriages & Births Copied from the 1st Book of Records under the date 18 May 1674," 5:63 et. seq. (1851).
  3. [S476] Charles William Manwaring, Early Connecticut Probate Records, 1:277–78, Brookes, John.
  4. [S2313] John Brooks probate file, children named on page 4 of the folder.
  5. [S476] Charles William Manwaring, Early Connecticut Probate Records, 2:361–62, Brooks, Susannah, Wethersfield.
  6. [S2314] Sussanna Brooks probate file.

Joanna/2g Brooks

F, #23624, (2 February 1668 - before 1682)
Father*John/1g Brooks1 b. s 1618, d. 3 Sep 1682
Mother*Susanna Hanmore1 b. 1632, d. 7 Nov 1676
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/1g Brooks
Last Edited:15 Jan 2016
Joanna/2g Brooks, born 2 Feb 1668 at Windsor, Connecticut1,2, probably died young, as she is unmentioned in her father's inventory, Sep 1682.3,4

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Windsor VR, Joanna Brooks b.
  2. [S1258] Windsor VR, Joanna Brooks b.
  3. [S476] Charles William Manwaring, Early Connecticut Probate Records, 1:277–78, Brookes, John.
  4. [S2313] John Brooks probate file, children named on page 4 of the folder.

Sarah/3g Brooks

F, #23627, (8 January 1693 - )
Father*Samuel/2g Brooks1 b. 6 Sep 1662, d. a 1739
Mother*Sarah ?Robbins1
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/1g Brooks
Descendants of Samuel/2g Brooks
Last Edited:22 Aug 2014
Sarah/3g Brooks was born 8 Jan 1693 at Glastonbury, Connecticut.1

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Glastonbury VR, Sarah Brooks b.

Mary/3g Brooks

F, #23628, (6 February 1699 - 4 February 1788)
Father*Samuel/2g Brooks1 b. 6 Sep 1662, d. a 1739
Mother*Sarah ?Robbins1
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/1g Brooks (#1)
Descendants of John/1g Brooks (#2)
Descendants of Samuel/2g Brooks
Descendants of Mary/3g Brooks
Descendants of Mary/3g Brooks
Descendants of Lydia/2g Brooks
Descendants of Nathaniel/3g Cook
Last Edited:11 Feb 2016

Children with Nathaniel/3g Cook:

Findagrave.com, memorial #21889758. Photo by George Colclough Jr.
Mary/3g Brooks, born 6 Feb 1699 at Glastonbury, Connecticut1, was probably the Mary Brooks who married, 19 Feb 1717/18 at Windsor, Nathaniel/3g Cook III of Windsor, son of Nathaniel/3 Cook and Lydia/2g Brooks, and her 1st cousin.2 They removed to Amenia, New York in 17503, where he died 11 Jan 1752, a. 624, and she 4 Feb 1788 (g.s.), a. 88.5 They are interred in the Old Burying Ground, Amenia.6

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Glastonbury VR, Mary Brooks b.
  2. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Windsor VR, Mary Brooks/Nathanael Cook Jr. m.
  3. [S1256] Lynda Cook, citing "McAllister Family," Michael R. McAllister, http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi (no longer publicly accessible to non-subscribers in 2016).
  4. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #21889783.
  5. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #21889758.
  6. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorials #21889783, #21889758.
  7. [S1256] Lynda Cook, citing Barbour, Windsor.
  8. [S1256] Lynda Cook, citing "McAllister Family," Michael R. McAllister (http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi).

Lydia/3g Brooks

F, #23629, (23 May 1704 - )
Father*Samuel/2g Brooks1 b. 6 Sep 1662, d. a 1739
Mother*Sarah ?Robbins1
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/1g Brooks
Descendants of Samuel/2g Brooks
Last Edited:8 Aug 2014
Lydia/3g Brooks was born 23 May 1704 at Glastonbury, Connecticut.1 Lydia, daughter of Samuel of Glastonbury, received £6 in the will of her aunt Susanna Brooks, 10 Sep 1721.2,3

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Glastonbury VR, Ledda Brooks b.
  2. [S476] Charles William Manwaring, Early Connecticut Probate Records, 2:361–62, Brooks, Susannah, Wethersfield.
  3. [S2314] Sussanna Brooks probate file.

Hannah/3g Brooks

F, #23630, (29 September 1706 - 27 May 1785)
Father*Samuel/2g Brooks1 b. 6 Sep 1662, d. a 1739
Mother*Sarah ?Robbins1
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/1g Brooks
Descendants of Samuel/2g Brooks
Last Edited:17 Jan 2016
Findagrave.com, memorial #58243194. Photo by the moo.
Hannah/3g Brooks, born 29 Sep 1706 at Glastonbury, Connecticut1, died unmarried 27 May 1785 (g.s.), a. 78.2 Buried in Green Cemetery, Glastonbury.2

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Glastonbury VR, Hannah Brooks b.
  2. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #58243194.