Jane/4s Brooks

F, #35121, (8 April 1733 - )
Father*Ebenezer/3s Brooks1 b. 24 Mar 1701/2
Mother*Jane St. John (Sention)1 b. s 1707, d. 1773
Appears on charts:Descendants of William/1s Brooks
Descendants of Ebenezer/2s Brooks
Descendants of Ebenezer/3s Brooks Jr.
Descendants of Jane/4s Brooks
Last Edited:15 Jan 2016

Children with Jabez Tuttle:

  • Aaron/5s Tuttle3 b. 10 Jun 1753
  • Abner/5s Tuttle3 b. 10 Oct 1756
Jane/4s Brooks, born 8 Apr 1733 at Ridgefield, Connecticut1, married, 13 Aug 1752 (S. Salem c.r.) at Salem, Westchester, New York, Jabez Tuttle.2

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Ridgefield VR, Jane Brooks b.
  2. [S1389] "Records of South Salem Church, Westchester County, New York, 1752–1823," http://the-red-thread.net/NY-south-salem-marriages.html, 14: Jabez Tuttle/Jane Brooks m.
  3. [S1389] South Salem Church Recs.

Joseph/4s Brooks

M, #35122, (21 May 1745 - )
Father*Ebenezer/3s Brooks1 b. 24 Mar 1701/2
Mother*Jane St. John (Sention)1 b. s 1707, d. 1773
Appears on charts:Descendants of William/1s Brooks
Descendants of Ebenezer/2s Brooks
Descendants of Ebenezer/3s Brooks Jr.
Last Edited:6 Aug 2014
Joseph/4s Brooks was born 21 May 1745 at Ridgefield, Connecticut.1

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Ridgefield VR, Joseph Brooks b.

Mary/4s Brooks

F, #35123, (14 September 1735 - )
Father*Ebenezer/3s Brooks1 b. 24 Mar 1701/2
Mother*Jane St. John (Sention)1 b. s 1707, d. 1773
Appears on charts:Descendants of William/1s Brooks
Descendants of Ebenezer/2s Brooks
Descendants of Ebenezer/3s Brooks Jr.
Last Edited:10 Aug 2014
Mary/4s Brooks was born 14 Sep 1735 at Ridgefield, Connecticut.1

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Ridgefield VR, Mary Brooks b.

Rebecca/4s Brooks

F, #35124, (18 December 1742 - )
Father*Ebenezer/3s Brooks1 b. 24 Mar 1701/2
Mother*Jane St. John (Sention)1 b. s 1707, d. 1773
Appears on charts:Descendants of William/1s Brooks
Descendants of Ebenezer/2s Brooks
Descendants of Ebenezer/3s Brooks Jr.
Last Edited:12 Aug 2014
Rebecca/4s Brooks was born 18 Dec 1742 at Ridgefield, Connecticut.1

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Ridgefield VR, Rebeckah Brooks b.

Samuel/4s Brooks

M, #35125, (10 May 1739 - )
Father*Ebenezer/3s Brooks1 b. 24 Mar 1701/2
Mother*Jane St. John (Sention)1 b. s 1707, d. 1773
Appears on charts:Descendants of William/1s Brooks
Descendants of Ebenezer/2s Brooks
Descendants of Ebenezer/3s Brooks Jr.
Last Edited:21 Aug 2014
Samuel/4s Brooks was born 10 May 1739 at Ridgefield, Connecticut.1

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Ridgefield VR, Samuel Brooks b.

Sarah/4s Brooks

F, #35126, (16 February 1749 - )
Father*Jonathan/3s Brooks1 b. 17 Nov 1709
Mother*Sarah Hobart1 b. 27 Jul 1725
Appears on charts:Descendants of William/1s Brooks
Descendants of Ebenezer/2s Brooks
Descendants of Jonathan/3s Brooks
Last Edited:22 Aug 2014
Sarah/4s Brooks was born 16 Feb 1749 at Ridgefield, Connecticut.1

Source Citations/Notes:

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

William/4f Brooks

M, #35127, (23 October 1754 - 11 August 1804)
Father*John/3f Brooks1 b. 8 Oct 1715, d. 7 Mar 1777
Mother*Anna Sherwood1 b. c 1715, d. 19 Mar 1804
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/1f Brooks
Descendants of Benjamin/2f Brooks
Descendants of John/3f Brooks
Descendants of William/4f Brooks
Last Edited:5 Aug 2017

Children with Phebe/5 Judson:

Findagrave.com, memorial #20834183. Photo by tcmk1971.
William/4f Brooks, born 23 Oct 1754 at Stratford, Connecticut1, married, 1778, Phebe/5 Judson of Stratford, daughter of Daniel/4 Judson and Sarah Curtiss.2 A legal notice in the Connecticut Journal of 20 Mar 1783 announced that the case of Capt. Joseph Burdsey and Othoniel Deforest, charged with illegal import of tea and teapots from within British lines, would be tried the following day in the Stratford dwelling-house of William Brooks.3 Probably the same W[illia]m who there set his Negro Nancy free, 14 Jun 1786, "at her desire."4 There his 1790 census household included himself, two males under 16, four females, and one slave.5 He died 11 Aug 1804 (g.s.), a. 496, and his widow 6 Jul 1822 (g.s.), a. 65.7 They are interred in the Old Congregational Burying Ground.8

Census Detail:

1790Stratford, CTMALES: One 16+
Two under 16
FEMALES: Four
SLAVES: One5

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Stratford VR, William Brooks b.
  2. [S1555] Rev. Samuel Orcutt, History of Stratford and Bridgeport, 1165, William (15.) Brooks.
  3. [S59] Connecticut Journal, 20 Mar 1783.
  4. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Stratford VR, William Brooks set Negro Nancy free.
  5. [S1790] 1790 U.S. Census, Stratford, Fairfield, CT, M637/1/225, William Brooks.
  6. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #20834183.
  7. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #20834196.
  8. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorials #20834183, #20834196.

Abigail/6f Brooks

F, #35128, (28 December 1802 - )
Father*David/5f Brooks1 b. 26 May 1772, d. 26 Apr 1860
Mother*Abigail/5 Hawley1 b. 22 Nov 1773, d. 13 Feb 1839
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/3f Brooks
Descendants of John/4f Brooks
Last Edited:3 Jan 2016
Abigail/6f Brooks, born 28 Dec 1802 at Stratford, Connecticut1, there married, 12 Aug 1823, William Lewis Booth.2

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Stratford VR, Abigail Brooks b.
  2. [S1461] Ricker Compilation, Stratford VR, Abigail Brooks/William Lewis Booth m.

Cornelius/6f Brooks

M, #35129, (25 October 1799 - )
Father*David/5f Brooks1 b. 26 May 1772, d. 26 Apr 1860
Mother*Abigail/5 Hawley1 b. 22 Nov 1773, d. 13 Feb 1839
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/3f Brooks
Descendants of John/4f Brooks
Last Edited:3 Aug 2014
Cornelius/6f Brooks was born 25 Oct 1799 at Stratford, Connecticut.1

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Stratford VR, Cornelius Brooks b.

David/6f Brooks

M, #35130, (19 October 1797 - March 1862)
Father*David/5f Brooks1 b. 26 May 1772, d. 26 Apr 1860
Mother*Abigail/5 Hawley1 b. 22 Nov 1773, d. 13 Feb 1839
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/3f Brooks
Descendants of John/4f Brooks
Last Edited:4 Nov 2017

Children with Cecilia Mathilda Platt:

  • Edward/7f Brooks3 b. circa 1838, d. Nov 1879
  • David Louis/7f Brooks3 b. circa 1843, d. Jul 1899
  • Helen Augusta/7f Brooks3,5 b. circa 23 Jan 1845, d. 15 Sep 1905
David/6f Brooks Jr., born 19 Oct 1797 at Stratford, Connecticut1, married, by 1838, Cecilia Mathilda Platt.2 The 1850 census recorded David (a. 52, merchant), "Julia" (a. 42), Edward (a. 12, student), David (a. 7, student), and Helen (a. 5, student) in their Ward 16 household in New York City.3 He died in Mar 1862, a. 644, and she 10 Jan 1877.5

Census Detail:

30 Jul 1850New York, NY211 | 446 | David Brooks | 52 | M | Merchant | CT
Julia " | 42 | F | NY
Edward " | 12 | M | CT | Attended school
David " | 7 | M | CT | Attended school
Helen " | 5 | F | CT | Attended school3

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Stratford VR, David Brooks b.
  2. [S1323] Gail Budd.
  3. [S1850] 1850 U.S. Census, Ward 16, Dist. 3, New York, NY, M432/554/32, David Brooks.
  4. [S1555] Rev. Samuel Orcutt, History of Stratford and Bridgeport, 1165, David (28.) Brooks.
  5. [S1323] Gail Budd, citing Hildebrand family bible.