Mary Hotchkiss

F, #33972, (December 1740 - 3 May 1798)
Father*John Hotchkiss1 b. s 1691
Mother*Miriam Wood1 b. s 1693
Appears on charts:Descendants of Henry/1c Brooks
Descendants of Lt. Thomas/2c Brooks
Descendants of Thomas/3c Brooks
Descendants of Thomas/4c Brooks
Last Edited:15 Aug 2017

Children with Thomas/4c Brooks:

  • Amasa/5c Brooks+4 b. 7 Feb 1758, d. 4 Sep 1828
  • Pvt. Ethurel/5c Brooks5 b. 16 Mar 1760, d. 7 Oct 1777
  • Desire/5c Brooks6 b. 27 Sep 1765, d. 27 Dec 1837
  • Thomas/5c Brooks7 b. 19 Nov 1766, d. circa 1840
  • Benajah/5c Brooks8 b. 2 Sep 1769, d. 29 Jan 1826
  • Mary Ann/5c Brooks9 b. 27 Dec 1775
  • Rosanna/5c Brooks10 b. 3 Sep 1778
Findagrave.com, memorial #27899179. Photo by Jan Franco.
Mary Hotchkiss was born 1/5 Dec 1740 at Wallingford, Connecticut1, where she married, 12 May 1757, Thomas/4c Brooks III, son of Thomas/3c Brooks and Desire Bristol.1,2 She died 3 May 1798 (c.r., g.s.), a. 571, and he 20 Mar 1801, a. 67.1 They are buried in Hillside Cemetery, Cheshire.3

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S696] Donald Lines Jacobus, Ancient New Haven, 2:338, Fam. 4, Thomas 5.
  2. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Wallingford VR, Thomas Brooks/Mary Hotchkiss m.
  3. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorials #27899184, #27899179.
  4. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Wallingford VR, Amasa Brooks b.
  5. [S696] Jacobus, Ancient New Haven, 2:338, Fam. 4, Thomas 5, Ethurel ii.
  6. [S696] Jacobus, Ancient New Haven, 2:338, Fam. 4, Thomas 5, Desire iii.
  7. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Wallingford VR, Thomas Brooks b.
  8. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Wallingford VR, Benajah Brooks b.
  9. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Wallingford VR, Mary Ann Brooks b.
  10. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Wallingford VR, Susannah Brooks b.

Mary Curtis

F, #33973, (20 November 1724 - 10 November 1809)
Father*John Curtis b. 18 Sep 1699
Mother*Jemima Abernathy b. s 1700
Last Edited:7 Aug 2017

Child with Ens. John/4 Benham:

Findagrave.com, memorial #26684872. Photo by Joe Matocha.
Photo by Joe Matocha 26684872
Mary Curtis, born 20 Nov 1724 at Wallingford, Connecticut1, there married, 23 Sep 1747 [town rec; 23 Sep 1749, g.s.], Ens. John/4 Benham of W., son of Joseph/3 Benham and Hope Cook.2,3 She died at Cheshire 10 Nov 1809, "ae 86,"1 and he 24 May 1811, a. 87.4 They are buried in Hillside Cemetery, Cheshire.5

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Walllingford VR, Mary Benham d.
  2. [S696] Donald Lines Jacobus, Ancient New Haven, 2:338, Fam. 4, Thomas 5, Amasa i.
  3. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Walllingford VR, John Benham m.
  4. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Walllingford VR, John Benham b., d.
  5. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorials #26684883, #26684872.
  6. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Walllingford VR, Hope Benham b.

Ens. John/4 Benham

M, #33974, (4 October 1723 - 24 May 1811)
Father*Joseph/3 Benham1 b. 5 Dec 1685, d. 18 Apr 1754
Mother*Hope Cook1 b. s 1688
Custom index:Revolutionary War
Last Edited:7 Aug 2017

Child with Mary Curtis:

Findagrave.com, memorial #26684883. Photo by Joe Matocha.
Photo by Joe Matocha 26684883
Ens. John/4 Benham, born 4 Oct 1723 at Wallingford, Connecticut1, there married, 23 Sep 1747 [town rec; 23 Sep 1749, g.s.], Mary Curtis, daughter of John Curtis and Jemima Abernathy.2,3 He served in the Connecticut militia during the Revolutionary War.4 His wife died at Cheshire 10 Nov 1809, "ae 86,"5, and he 24 May 1811, a. 87.1 They are buried in Hillside Cemetery, Cheshire.6

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Walllingford VR, John Benham b., d.
  2. [S696] Donald Lines Jacobus, Ancient New Haven, 2:338, Fam. 4, Thomas 5, Amasa i.
  3. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Walllingford VR, John Benham m.
  4. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #26684872, citing Beach, Hist. Cheshire, 505.
  5. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Walllingford VR, Mary Benham d.
  6. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorials #26684883, #26684872.
  7. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Walllingford VR, Hope Benham b.

Jonathan Gorham Bristol

M, #33975, (1 August 1760 - 17 March 1834)
Father*Jonathan Bristol1 b. 27 Dec 1725, d. 13 Nov 1761
Mother*Elizabeth Hotchkiss1 b. s 1732
Appears on charts:Descendants of Lt. Thomas/2c Brooks
Descendants of Thomas/3c Brooks
Descendants of Thomas/4c Brooks
Last Edited:4 Jan 2016
Jonathan Gorham Bristol, born 1 Aug 1760 at Wallingford, Connecticut1, married, 6 Oct 1783 at Cheshire, Desire/5c Brooks, daughter of Thomas/4c Brooks and Mary Hotchkiss, and his 1st cousin once rem.2,3 He died 17 Mar 1834 (g.s.), a. 734, and she 27 Dec 1837, a. 72.3 They are buried in Hillside Cemetery, Cheshire. His stone is evidently so worn that it could no longer be identified in 2012.3,5

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Wallingford VR, Jonathan Bristol b.
  2. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Cheshire VR, Desire Brooks/Jonathan Gorham Bristol m.
  3. [S696] Donald Lines Jacobus, Ancient New Haven, 2:338, Fam. 4, Thomas 5, Desire iii.
  4. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #28053192.
  5. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorials #28053192, #28053199.