Sally/6f Brooks

F, #40794, (27 January 1789 - )
Father*Capt. John/5f Brooks1 b. 3 Nov 1763, d. 1861
Mother*Mary (Polly) Coe1 b. 6 Mar 1764
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/3f Brooks
Descendants of John/4f Brooks
Last Edited:25 Jan 2016
Sally/6f Brooks, born 27 Jan 1789 at Stratford (now Bridgeport), Connecticut1, and there baptised in June following2, married a Capt. (–?–) Burr.2

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S951] Paul Audley (Bridgeport, CT, e-mail address), research shared with the author, 2003, citing family bible of Capt. John Brooks.
  2. [S1555] Rev. Samuel Orcutt, History of Stratford and Bridgeport, 1165, John (24.) Brooks.

John/6f Brooks

M, #40795, (10 May 1791 - 22 August 1794)
Father*Capt. John/5f Brooks1 b. 3 Nov 1763, d. 1861
Mother*Mary (Polly) Coe1 b. 6 Mar 1764
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/3f Brooks
Descendants of John/4f Brooks
Last Edited:1 Aug 2017
John/6f Brooks IV, 1st so-named, born 10 May 1791 at Stratford, Connecticut,(now Bridgeport)1,2, and there baptised in July2, died there 22 Aug 1794, a. 3.1,3 Interred in the Old Congregational Burying Ground, Stratford.3,4

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S951] Paul Audley (Bridgeport, CT, e-mail address), research shared with the author, 2003, citing family bible of Capt. John Brooks.
  2. [S1555] Rev. Samuel Orcutt, History of Stratford and Bridgeport, 1165, John (24.) Brooks.
  3. [S1461] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, The Ricker Compilation, Stratford Cemetery, John Brooks g.s.
  4. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #20833984.

John/6f Brooks

M, #40796, (10 September 1795 - )
Father*Capt. John/5f Brooks1 b. 3 Nov 1763, d. 1861
Mother*Mary (Polly) Coe1 b. 6 Mar 1764
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/3f Brooks
Descendants of John/4f Brooks
Last Edited:2 Jun 2018
John/6f Brooks IV, 2nd so-named, born 10 Sep 1795 at Stratford, Connecticut (now Bridgeport)1, married, 1817 [newspaper announcement dated 21 Oct] at Bridgeport, Maria Hawley.2
     In the 1850 census, John Brooks "Jr." (a. 54, steam boat captain, $35,000 r.e.), wife Maria, and Mary C. Manier (a. 28, born PA, a domestic?) comprised their Bridgeport, Connecticut household. Two dwellings away, living with the Philo Barnum family, was John's 2nd cousin Gilbert B/6f Brooks (a. 24, postal clerk).3

Census Detail:

2 Aug 1850Bridgeport, CT1st Ward | 268 | 338 | Philo F. Barnum | 44 | M | 4000 | CT
Sally " | 43 | F | CT
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Minerva Barnum | 16 | F | CT
Augusta " | 13 | F | CT | Student
Howard " | 12 | M | CT | Student
Fairchild " | 10 | M | CT | Student
Gilbert B. Brooks | 24 | M | PO Clerk | CT
Harriet S [surname blank] | 30 | F | Black | [born] A._ | Illiterate
Beers Smith | 24 | M | Black | Coachman | CT | Married within the year
John Keough | 16 | M | Ostler | IRE

270 | 340 | John Brooks Jr. | 54 | M | Capt of St Boat | 35,000 | CT
Maria " | 52 | F | CT
Mary C. [Manier] | 28 | F | PA3

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S951] Paul Audley (Bridgeport, CT, e-mail address), research shared with the author, 2003, citing family bible of Capt. John Brooks.
  2. [S59] Connecticut Courant, 21 Oct 1817, p. 3.
  3. [S1850] 1850 U.S. Census, Bridgeport Ward 1, Fairfield, CT, M432_37/225A/449, Phila F. Barnum.

Maria/6f Brooks

F, #40797, (22 August 1793 - 20 January 1810)
Father*Capt. John/5f Brooks1 b. 3 Nov 1763, d. 1861
Mother*Mary (Polly) Coe1 b. 6 Mar 1764
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/3f Brooks
Descendants of John/4f Brooks
Last Edited:19 Jan 2016
Maria/6f Brooks, born 22 Aug 1793 at Stratford, Connecticut,(now Bridgeport)1, died at Bridgeport 20 Jan 1810, a. 16.1

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S951] Paul Audley (Bridgeport, CT, e-mail address), research shared with the author, 2003, citing family bible of Capt. John Brooks.

Charles/6f Brooks

M, #40798, (15 January 1800 - )
Father*Capt. John/5f Brooks1 b. 3 Nov 1763, d. 1861
Mother*Mary (Polly) Coe1 b. 6 Mar 1764
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/3f Brooks
Descendants of John/4f Brooks
Last Edited:3 Aug 2014
Charles/6f Brooks was born 15 Jan 1800 at Stratford, Connecticut,(now Bridgeport).1

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S951] Paul Audley (Bridgeport, CT, e-mail address), research shared with the author, 2003, citing family bible of Capt. John Brooks.