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 - 19 February 1799)
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:6 Jul 2018

Children with Benjamin/5 Hoar:

  • Benjamin/5a Hoar5 b. 9 Mar 1751, d. 13 Dec 1752
  • Benjamin/5a Hoar5,6 b. 8 Jul 1753, d. 28 Sep 1753
  • Anna/5a Hoar5,7 b. 20 Jul 1754, d. 17 Mar 1755
  • Rhoda/5a Hoar6 b. 1756
  • Maj. Jotham/5a Hoar6 b. 1757
  • Anna/5a Hoar5 b. 15 Feb 1760, d. 8 Nov 1824
  • Benjamin/5a Hoar6 b. 1762
  • Phebe/5a Hoar6 b. 1765
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 died at New Ipswich 14 Feb 1799, a. 815, and she five days later, on the 19th, a. 73.6

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.
  6. [S925] Frederic Kidder, Hist. New Ipswich (1852), 392, Benjamin Hoar.
  7. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #62837081.

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:6 Jun 2018

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.