Elizabeth/5h Brooks

F, #29665, (16 November 1782 - 26 March 1861)
Father*Capt. Daniel/4h Brooks1,2 b. 7 Dec 1746
Mother*Elizabeth Hurlburt1,2 b. s 1744
Appears on charts:Descendants of Dea. Thomas/2h Brooks (#1)
Descendants of Dea. Thomas/2h Brooks (#2)
Descendants of Capt. Abraham/3h Brooks
Descendants of Jerusha/4h Brooks
Descendants of Jabez/3h Brooks
Descendants of Daniel/4h Brooks
Last Edited:20 Aug 2017

Child with Brooks/5h Smith:

  • Washington F/6h Smith5 b. circa 1817
Elizabeth/5h Brooks, born 16 Nov 1782 at Haddam, Connecticut1,3, married, 7 Mar 1811, her 2nd cousin Brooks/5h Smith of Haddam, son of Dea. Isaac/5 Smith and Jerusha/4h Brooks.1 The 1850 census recorded Brooks (a. 70, farmer, r.e. $1500) and Elizabeth (a. 68) in their Haddam household. Next door was Washington F. Smith, presumably their son.3 Brooks Smith died 10 Oct 18544, and Elizabeth 26 Mar 1861, a. 78.1

Census Detail:

18 Aug 1850Haddam, CT339 | 361 | Brooks Smith | 70 | M | Farmer | 1500 | CT
Elizabeth | 68 | F | CT

340 | 362 | Washington [F.] Smith | 33 | M | Stonecutter | CT
Almira | 32 | F | CT
Amasa | 6 | M | CT | Attended school
Patrick | 4 | M | CT | Attended school

342 | 364 | Alfred Brainard | 6[3] | M | Farmer | CT
Tabathy | 64 | F | CT
Sarah | 30 | F | CT
Rebecca | 23 | F | CT
William | 21 | M | Stone Cutter | CT
ROSWELL BROOKS | 12 | M | CT | Attended school

343 | 365 | Rufsel Young | 73 | M | Stone Cutter | CT
Charlotte | 64 | F | CT
Enos | 28 | M | Stone Cutter | CT
Julia | 24 | F | CT
Charles | 12 | M | CT | Attended school
Hezekiah | 1 | M | CT

[Should be 344/366 inserted here]
David Brooks | 50 | M | Stone Cutter | CT
Elizabeth Brooks | 48 | F | CT
Mary S. | 24 | F | CT
Harvey H. | 20 | M | Laborer | CT
David | 17 | M | Stone Cutter | CT
Julia C. | 15 | F | CT | Attended school
Abigail A. | 13 | F | CT | Attended school
Jane M. | 9 | F | CT | Attended school
Caroline A. | 4 | F | CT | Attended school3

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S629] David V. Hoffman, citing family history file submitted by Lillian Antoinette Kruger Brooks, Town Hall, Haddam.
  2. [S643] Unknown author, "Brooks Genealogy" (handwritten family record of Thomas Brooks of Haddam and descendants), Glastonbury (CT) Historical Society. Hereinafter Haddam Brooks Genealogy.
  3. [S1850] 1850 U.S. Census, Haddam, Middlesex, CT, M432/44/402, Brooks Smith.
  4. [S629] David Hoffman, citing family history file submitted by Lillian Antoinette Kruger Brooks, Town Hall, Haddam; g.s.
  5. [S1850] 1850 U.S. Census, Haddam, Middlesex, CT, M432/44/402, Washington F. Smith.