Daniel/4a Brooks

M, #3461, (28 August 1720 - 12 April 1761)
Father*Daniel/3a Brooks1 b. 14 Mar 1677/78, d. 17 Mar 1769
Mother*Anna (–?–)1 b. c 12 Apr 1683, d. 6 Mar 1760
Appears on charts:Descendants of Capt. Thomas/1a Brooks
Descendants of Gershom/2a Brooks
Descendants of Daniel/3a "Jur." Brooks
Last Edited:9 Jan 2016
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Daniel/4a Brooks Jr., born 28 Aug 1720 at Concord, Massachusetts1, had a bequest in the 1757 will of his uncle Joseph.2 He died 12 Apr 1761, a. 40, at Westford, where he is buried in Fairview Cemetery.3,4

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S185] Concord, Massachusetts Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1635–1850, 100, Daniel Brooks b.
  2. [S282] John Brooks Threlfall, "Thomas Brooks," 13.
  3. [S357] Vital Records of Westford, Massachusetts, To the end of the year 1849 , 267, Daniel Brooks d.
  4. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #26467460.

Anna/4a Brooks

F, #3462, (26 March 1725 - )
Father*Daniel/3a Brooks1 b. 14 Mar 1677/78, d. 17 Mar 1769
Mother*Anna (–?–)1 b. c 12 Apr 1683, d. 6 Mar 1760
Appears on charts:Descendants of Capt. Thomas/1a Brooks
Descendants of Gershom/2a Brooks
Descendants of Daniel/3a "Jur." Brooks
Descendants of Anna/4a Brooks
Last Edited:5 Jan 2016

Children with Benjamin/5 Hoar:

  • Benjamin/5a Hoar5 b. 9 Mar 1751, d. 13 Dec 1752
  • Benjamin/5a Hoar5 b. 8 Jul 1753, d. 28 Sep 1753
  • Anna/5a Hoar5 b. 20 Jul 1754, d. 17 Mar 1755
  • Anna/5a Hoar5 b. 15 Feb 1760, d. 8 Nov 1824
Anna/4a Brooks, born 26 Mar 1725 at Concord, Massachusetts1, was probably the same who recorded, 5 Mar 1747/48 at Westford, intention of marriage with Benjamin Nutting.2 She married, 28 May 1750 at Westford, Benjamin/5 Hoar Jr. of New Ipswich, New Hampshire, son of Dea. Benjamin/4 Hoar and Esther (–?–).3 She had a bequest in the will, 19 Mar 1757, of her uncle Joseph Brooks.4 Benjamin Hoar died at New Ipswich 14 Feb 1799, a. 81.5

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S185] Concord, Massachusetts Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1635–1850, 115, Anna Brooks b.
  2. [S357] Vital Records of Westford, Massachusetts, To the end of the year 1849 , 140, Anna Brooks/Benja Nutting, int.
  3. [S357] Westford VR, 140, Anna Brooks/Benjamin Hoar m.
  4. [S282] John Brooks Threlfall, "Thomas Brooks," 13.
  5. [S667] Chandler and Lee, History of New Ipswich (1914), 468-69, Hoar.

Richard/1 Eccles

M, #3463
Last Edited:20 Feb 2016

Children with Mary (–?–):

  • Timothy/2 Eccles6 b. 15 Mar 1644, d. 21 Nov 1656
  • Mary/2 Eccles7 b. say 1645
  • Hannah/2 Eccles+8 b. say 1647, d. 2 Jan 1716/17
  • Martha/2 Eccles9 b. say 1650
Richard/1 Eccles married (1) (Cambridge, Massachusetts church rec., n.d.), Mary (–?–).1 Admitted freeman 18 May 1642.2 In 1664 the Cambridge selectmen, at the request of Capt. Hugh/1 Mason of Watertown, consented that the "Watertown pond heard [herd] might pass by the side of our bounds, not prejudicing our Cow Common and Ri: Eccles and Daniel Cleaves are nominated to view the place and make returne to the Selectmen."3 His wife died at Cambridge 23 Aug 16754, and there he married (2), 4 Jun 1677, Susannah Carter.5

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S308] Thomas W. Baldwin, Vital Records of Cambridge, Massachusetts, To the Year 1850, 2:128, Richard Eckles/Mary ____ m. (c.r.).
  2. [S222] Lucius R. Paige, "Massachusetts Freemen," 19, Rich'd Eckels.
  3. [S1304] Edna Warren Mason, Descendants of Capt. Hugh Mason, 19.
  4. [S308] Cambridge VR, 2:541, Mary Eccles d.
  5. [S308] Cambridge VR, 2:128, Ri[chard] Eccles/Susannah Carter m.
  6. [S308] Cambridge VR, 1:224, Timothie Eccles b.; 2:541, Timothy Eccles d.
  7. [S308] Cambridge VR, 1:224, Mary Eckles bp., n.d.
  8. [S282] John Brooks Threlfall, "Thomas Brooks," 10: "daughter of Richard and Mary (____) Eckles of Cambridge."
  9. [S308] Cambridge VR, 1:224, Martha Eckles bp., n.d.

Tabitha/3a Brooks

F, #3464, (31 March 1674 - )
Father*Gershom/2a Brooks1 b. c 1634, d. 1686
Mother*Hannah/2 Eccles1 b. s 1647, d. 2 Jan 1716/17
Appears on charts:Descendants of Capt. Thomas/1a Brooks
Descendants of Gershom/2a Brooks
Last Edited:25 Aug 2014
Tabitha/3a Brooks was born 31 Mar 1674 at Concord, Massachusetts.1 Mentioned in her mother's will, and a signatory to a subsequent agreement regarding division of her mother's property dated 30 Jun 1701.2

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S185] Concord, Massachusetts Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1635–1850, 17, Tabitha Brooks b.
  2. [S572] William Gray Brooks, "A Genealogical Account of the Brooks Family," 28, 56.

Eunice/4w Brooks

F, #3465, (18 March 1687/88 - 4 February 1698)
Father*Ebenezer/3w Brooks1 b. 9 Dec 1666, d. b 1738
Mother*Martha Wilder1 b. s 1665
Appears on charts:Descendants of Henry/1w Brooks
Descendants of John/2w Brooks
Descendants of Ebenezer/3w Brooks
Last Edited:31 Jul 2017
Eunice/4w Brooks, 1st so-named, was born 18 Mar 1687/88 at Woburn, Massachusetts1, was mentioned in the will of her grandfather John/2w Brooks, 29 Jul 16902, she died at Woburn 4 Feb 1698, a. 9.3

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S210] Edward P. Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:28, Eunice Brooks b.; 2:20, d.
  2. [S298] Cutter & Loring, Brooks Family of Woburn, 4-5, John (2.) Brooks.
  3. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 2:20, Eunice Brooks d.

John/4w Brooks

M, #3466, (22 March 1689/90 - )
Father*Ebenezer/3w Brooks1 b. 9 Dec 1666, d. b 1738
Mother*Martha Wilder1 b. s 1665
Appears on charts:Descendants of Henry/1w Brooks
Descendants of John/2w Brooks
Descendants of Ebenezer/3w Brooks
Last Edited:17 Jan 2016
John/4w Brooks, born 22 Mar 1689/90 at Woburn, Massachusetts1, was mentioned in the will of his grandfather John Brooks dated 29 Jul that same year.2

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S210] Edward P. Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:28, John Brooks b.
  2. [S298] Cutter & Loring, Brooks Family of Woburn, 4-5, John (2.) Brooks.

Eleazer/4w Brooks

M, #3467, (13 July 1694 - )
Father*Ebenezer/3w Brooks1 b. 9 Dec 1666, d. b 1738
Mother*Martha Wilder1 b. s 1665
Appears on charts:Descendants of Henry/1w Brooks
Descendants of John/2w Brooks
Descendants of Ebenezer/3w Brooks
Descendants of Eleazer/4w Brooks
Y-DNA Overlay Chart -- WOBURN line
Last Edited:5 Sep 2017

Children with Hannah Leavens:

  • Mary/5w Brooks4 b. 8 Mar 1727/28
  • Hannah/5w Brooks5 b. 23 Mar 1729/30
  • Jerusha/5w Brooks6 b. 18 Oct 1732
  • Pvt. Jehiel/5w Brooks7 b. 31 Jan 1737/38, d. 1789
  • Pvt. Adonijah/5w Brooks8 b. 3 Sep 1739, d. 3 Oct 1809
Eleazer/4w Brooks was born 13 Jul 1694 at Woburn, Massachusetts.1 At about the age of 22, he went with his parents in 1716 to Killingly, Connecticut, where he was baptised, with 5 siblings, 2 Sep 1716.2 There he married, 16 Jan 1724/25, Hannah Leavens, daughter of James Leavens and Mary Chamberlain.2,3

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S210] Edward P. Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:28, Eliezer Brooks b.
  2. [S298] Cutter & Loring, Brooks Family of Woburn, 9, Ebenezer3 (8.) Brooks.
  3. [S508] Frederick William Bailey, Early Connecticut Marriages, Killingly-Putnam Congregational Church: Eleazer Brooks/Hannah Leavens m.
  4. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Killingly VR, Mary Brooks b.
  5. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Killingly VR, Hannah Brooks b.
  6. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Killingly VR, Jerusha Brooks b.
  7. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Killingly VR, Jehiel Brooks b.
  8. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Killingly VR, Adonijah Brooks b.

Martha/4w Brooks

F, #3468, (24 March 1696/97 - )
Father*Ebenezer/3w Brooks1 b. 9 Dec 1666, d. b 1738
Mother*Martha Wilder1 b. s 1665
Appears on charts:Descendants of Henry/1w Brooks
Descendants of John/2w Brooks
Descendants of Ebenezer/3w Brooks
Last Edited:19 Jan 2016
Martha/4w Brooks, born 24 Mar 1696/97 at Woburn, Massachusetts1, removed with her parents, ca 1712, to Killingly, Connecticut, where, 2 Sep 1716, First Church minister Mr. Fisk baptised Ebenezer, Jabez, Eleazor, Martha, Eunice and Priscilla, children of Ebenezer Brooks.2,3 She married, 28 Mar 1717 at Killingly, Jacob Comins.4

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S210] Edward P. Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:28, Martha Brooks b.
  2. [S106] NEHGS Register, 29:154.
  3. [S486] Debbye Lansing, citing 1932 (c. 21 Mar) newspaper clipping (probably a Boston Evening Transcript genealogy column), heading "#3306. Sawyer, Brooks," quoting "records of First Church of Killingly," n.p.: chil. Ebenezer Brooks bp.
  4. [S508] Frederick William Bailey, Early Connecticut Marriages, Killingly-Putnam Congregational Church: Martha Brooks/Jacob Comins m.

Eunice/4w Brooks

F, #3469, (14 February 1700/1 - )
Father*Ebenezer/3w Brooks1 b. 9 Dec 1666, d. b 1738
Mother*Martha Wilder1 b. s 1665
Appears on charts:Descendants of Henry/1w Brooks
Descendants of John/2w Brooks
Descendants of Ebenezer/3w Brooks
Last Edited:31 Jul 2017
Eunice/4w Brooks, 2nd so-named, was born 14 Feb 1700/1 at Woburn, Massachusetts.1 With her parents removed, ca 1712, to Killingly, Connecticut, where, 2 Sep 1716, First Church minister Mr. Fisk baptised Ebenezer, Jabez, Eleazor, Martha, Eunice and Priscilla, children of Ebenezer Brooks.2,3

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S210] Edward P. Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:28, Eunice Brooks b.
  2. [S106] NEHGS Register, 29:154.
  3. [S486] Debbye Lansing, citing 1932 (c. 21 Mar) newspaper clipping (probably a Boston Evening Transcript genealogy column), heading "#3306. Sawyer, Brooks," quoting "records of First Church of Killingly," n.p.: chil. Ebenezer Brooks bp.

Priscilla/4w Brooks

F, #3470, (circa 17 February 1701/2 - )
Father*Ebenezer/3w Brooks1 b. 9 Dec 1666, d. b 1738
Mother*Martha Wilder1 b. s 1665
Appears on charts:Descendants of Henry/1w Brooks
Descendants of John/2w Brooks
Descendants of Ebenezer/3w Brooks
Last Edited:23 Jan 2016
Priscilla/4w Brooks, born circa 17 Feb 1701/2 at Woburn, Massachusetts2,3, removed with her parents ca 1712 to Killingly, Connecticut, where, 2 Sep 1716, First Church minister Mr. Fisk baptised Ebenezer, Jabez, Eleazor, Martha, Eunice and Priscilla, children of Ebenezer Brooks.4,5 There Priscilla married, 26 Apr 1760, Asahel Blanchard.6

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S210] Edward P. Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:28, Priscilla Brooks b.
  2. [S36] James Savage, A Genealogical Dictionary, 1:260: 17 Feb 1702.
  3. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:28, Priscilla Brooks b. ___ 17, 1701.
  4. [S106] NEHGS Register, 29:154.
  5. [S486] Debbye Lansing, citing 1932 (c. 21 Mar) newspaper clipping (probably a Boston Evening Transcript genealogy column), heading "#3306. Sawyer, Brooks," quoting "records of First Church of Killingly," n.p.: chil. Ebenezer Brooks bp.
  6. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Killingly VR, Prisciller Brooks/Asahel Blancheard m.