William Francis Cummings/7k Brooks

M, #48482, (13 February 1828 - 24 November 1913)
Father*John/6k Brooks1,2 b. c 18 Mar 1797, d. 27 Dec 1874
Mother*Elizabeth Cummings1,2 b. c 13 Sep 1800, d. 11 Dec 1850
Appears on charts:Descendants of Daniel/4k Brooks
Descendants of Daniel/5k? Brooks
Descendants of John/6k Brooks
Last Edited:25 Jul 2017

Children with Mary Ann Snow:

Findagrave.com, memorial #36269494. Photo by Linda Walls.
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William Francis Cummings/7k Brooks, born in New Hampshire 13 Feb 18281,2, was recorded there (a. 22, ship carpenter, r.e. $1800) with his parents at Freedom in the 1850 census.3 He married, 22 Mar 1853 at Eaton, Mary Ann Snow, daughter of Joseph Snow.4,5 She died 24 May 1908, a. 745, and he at Freedom 24 Nov 1913, a. 85.1 They are buried with their daughter Mary E in Swett Hill Cemetery, Freedom.6

Census Detail:

9 Sep 1850Freedom, NH19 | 19 | John Brooks | 54 | M | Farmer | ME
Eliza " | 49 | F | ME
William F. " | 22 | M | Ship Carpenter | 1800 | NH
Gardner " | 19 | M | Ship Carpenter | NH
John M. " | 17 | M | Farmer | NH | Attended school
Weltha " | 15 | F | NH | Attended school
Lucy " | 13 | F | NH | Attended school
Mary L. " | 11 | F | NH | Attended school
George A. " | 7 | M | NH | Attended school
Charles O. " | 5 | M | NH | Attended school

20 | 20 | John Woods | 55 | M | Farmer | 2000 | ME
Lucy " | 48 | F | ME
Elizabeth " | 19 | F | NH
Joseph Smith | 34 | M | Farmer | NH
Jane " | 29 | F | NH
Mary " | 9 | F | NH | attended school
John " | 6 | M | NH | attended school
Daniel " | 5 | M | NH | attended school3

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1419] Conway (NH) Public Library, Henney Room Card File, John Brooks family.
  2. [S1850] 1850 U.S. Census, Freedom, Carroll, NH, M432/426/78, John Brooks.
  3. [S1850] 1850 U.S. Census, Freedom, Carroll, NH, M432/426/78, Gardner Brooks.
  4. [S1419] Henney Room Card File, William F. Brooks/Mary Ann Snow m.
  5. [S1416] Brooks and Cutter, Cemetery Records of Freedom, 39, Mary A. Brooks.
  6. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorials #36269494, #36269505.
  7. [S1416] Brooks and Cutter, Cemetery Records of Freedom, 39, Mary E. Brooks.
  8. [S1419] Henney Room Card File, William C. Brooks/Alice ?Gove m.

Mary Ann Snow

F, #48483, (11 February 1834 - 24 May 1908)
Father*Joseph Snow1 b. s 1804
Appears on charts:Descendants of Daniel/4k Brooks
Descendants of Daniel/5k? Brooks
Descendants of John/6k Brooks
Last Edited:29 Jan 2016

Children with William Francis Cummings/7k Brooks:

Findagrave.com, memorial #36269505. Photo by Linda Walls.
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Mary Ann Snow, born 11 Feb 1834 (g.s.)2, married, 22 Mar 1853 at Eaton, New Hampshire, William Francis Cummings/7k Brooks of Freedom, son of John/6k Brooks and Elizabeth Cummings.1,2 She died 24 May 1908 a. 742, and he at Freedom 24 Nov 1913, a. 85.3 They are buried with their daughter Mary E in Swett Hill Cemetery, Freedom.4

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1419] Conway (NH) Public Library, Henney Room Card File, William F. Brooks/Mary Ann Snow m.
  2. [S1416] Brooks and Cutter, Cemetery Records of Freedom, 39, Mary A. Brooks.
  3. [S1419] Henney Room Card File, John Brooks family.
  4. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorials #36269494, #36269505.
  5. [S1416] Brooks and Cutter, Cemetery Records of Freedom, 39, Mary E. Brooks.
  6. [S1419] Henney Room Card File, William C. Brooks/Alice ?Gove m.

Welthy/7k Brooks

F, #48484, (19 October 1824 or 20 October 1824 - 8 October 1833)
Father*John/6k Brooks1 b. c 18 Mar 1797, d. 27 Dec 1874
Mother*Elizabeth Cummings1 b. c 13 Sep 1800, d. 11 Dec 1850
Appears on charts:Descendants of Daniel/4k Brooks
Descendants of Daniel/5k? Brooks
Descendants of John/6k Brooks
Last Edited:5 Aug 2017
Findagrave.com, memorial #36269773. Photo by Linda Walls
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Welthy/7k Brooks, 1st so-named, born 19 or 20 (g.s.) Oct 18241,2, died 8 Oct 1833 (g.s.) at Freedom, New Hampshire, "8y, 11m, 19d."1 Buried with her parents in Swett Hill Cemetery.3

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #36269773.
  2. [S1419] Conway (NH) Public Library, Henney Room Card File, John Brooks family: 19 Oct.
  3. [S1416] Brooks and Cutter, Cemetery Records of Freedom, 39, Welthy Brooks.

Gardner/7k Brooks

M, #48485, (14 December 1830 - 27 October 1916)
Father*John/6k Brooks1,2 b. c 18 Mar 1797, d. 27 Dec 1874
Mother*Elizabeth Cummings1,2 b. c 13 Sep 1800, d. 11 Dec 1850
Appears on charts:Descendants of Daniel/4k Brooks
Descendants of Daniel/5k? Brooks
Descendants of John/6k Brooks
Last Edited:17 Oct 2017

Children with Elizabeth A. Wood:

Findagrave.com, memorial #36373778. Photo by Linda Walls.
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Gardner/7k Brooks, born 14 Dec 1830 (g.s.) at Freedom, New Hampshire3,1,2, was recorded there (a. 19, ship carpenter) with his parents in the 1850 census. Next door was the household of John Wood.4 He married, 28 Mar 1858 at Eaton, "the girl next door," Elizabeth A. Wood of Freedom, daughter of John Wood and Lucy Skillings.5,6
     Their 1880 Eaton household included Gardner (a. 49, farmer), Elizabeth A. (a. 49), Lizzie J. (a. 18, schoolteacher), and John W. (a. 13, student, disabled). Nearby were Gardner's cousins Albert H. and Orren W. Brooks.7
     Elizabeth died at Freedom 29 [town rec; 27, g.s.] Dec 1913, a. 82.8,9 Gardner died 27 Oct 1916, a. 85.3 Elizabeth is buried in Swett Hill Cemetery, Freedom. Their double stone also names Gardner (with no death date), but Freedom Cemeteries says he may not be buried there.10,6

Census Detail:

9 Sep 1850Freedom, NH19 | 19 | John Brooks | 54 | M | Farmer | ME
Eliza " | 49 | F | ME
William F. " | 22 | M | Ship Carpenter | 1800 | NH
Gardner " | 19 | M | Ship Carpenter | NH
John M. " | 17 | M | Farmer | NH | Attended school
Weltha " | 15 | F | NH | Attended school
Lucy " | 13 | F | NH | Attended school
Mary L. " | 11 | F | NH | Attended school
George A. " | 7 | M | NH | Attended school
Charles O. " | 5 | M | NH | Attended school

20 | 20 | John Woods | 55 | M | Farmer | 2000 | ME
Lucy " | 48 | F | ME
Elizabeth " | 19 | F | NH
Joseph Smith | 34 | M | Farmer | NH
Jane " | 29 | F | NH
Mary " | 9 | F | NH | attended school
John " | 6 | M | NH | attended school
Daniel " | 5 | M | NH | attended school4
20 Jun 1880Eaton, NH91 | 102 | Brooks Gardner | W | M | 49 | Marr | Farmer | NH | ME | ME
" Elizabeth A. | W | F | 49 | Wife | Marr | Keeping house | NH | ME | ME
" Lizzie J. | W | F | 18 | Daughter | S | School teacher | MA | NH | NH
" John W. | W | M | 13 | Son | S | At school | Disabled | NH | NH | NH7

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1419] Conway (NH) Public Library, Henney Room Card File, John Brooks family.
  2. [S1850] 1850 U.S. Census, Freedom, Carroll, NH, M432/426/78, John Brooks.
  3. [S1416] Brooks and Cutter, Cemetery Records of Freedom, 41, Gardner Brooks.
  4. [S1850] 1850 U.S. Census, Freedom, Carroll, NH, M432/426/78, Gardner Brooks.
  5. [S1419] Henney Room Card File, Gardiner Brooks/Elizabeth Wood m.
  6. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorials #36373778, #36373793.
  7. [S1880] 1880 U.S. Census, Eaton, Carroll, NH, T9/760/241A, Gardner Brooks.
  8. [S1416] Brooks and Cutter, Cemetery Records of Freedom, 41, Elizabeth A. Wood Brooks.
  9. [S1423] Conway (NH) Vital Records, Elizabeth Brooks d.
  10. [S1416] Brooks and Cutter, Cemetery Records of Freedom, 41, Elizabeth A. Wood Brooks, Gardner Brooks.
  11. [S1416] Brooks and Cutter, Cemetery Records of Freedom, 41, Lizzie J. Brooks.
  12. [S1419] Henney Room Card File, John W. Brooks/Ida S. Brooks m.

Elizabeth A. Wood

F, #48486, (4 June 1831 - 29 December 1913)
Father*John Wood1 b. c 22 Jan 1794, d. 26 Mar 1873
Mother*Lucy Skillings1 b. c 4 Jun 1792, d. 10 Sep 1881
Appears on charts:Descendants of Daniel/4k Brooks
Descendants of Daniel/5k? Brooks
Descendants of John/6k Brooks
Last Edited:31 Jul 2017

Children with Gardner/7k Brooks:

Findagrave.com, memorial #36373793. Photo by Linda Walls.
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Elizabeth A. Wood, born 4 Jun 1831 at Freedom, New Hampshire2,3, was recorded there (a. 19) in her parents' household in the 1850 census. Next door was the household of John and Eliza Brooks.1 Elizabeth married, 28 Mar 1858 at Eaton, "the boy next door," Gardner/7k Brooks, son of John/6k Brooks and Elizabeth Cummings.4,5
     Elizabeth died at Freedom 29 [town rec; 27, g.s.] Dec 1913, a. 826,2, and Gardner 27 Oct 1916, a. 85.7 Elizabeth is buried in Swett Hill Cemetery, Freedom. Their double stone also names Gardner (with no death date), but Freedom Cemeteries says he may not be buried there.8,5

Census Detail:

9 Sep 1850Freedom, NH20 | 20 | John Woods | 55 | M | Farmer | 2000 | ME
Lucy " | 48 | F | ME
Elizabeth " | 19 | F | NH
Joseph Smith | 34 | M | Farmer | NH
Jane " | 29 | F | NH
Mary " | 9 | F | NH | attended school
John " | 6 | M | NH | attended school
Daniel " | 5 | M | NH | attended school1

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1850] 1850 U.S. Census, Freedom, Carroll, NH, M432/426/78, John Woods.
  2. [S1423] Conway (NH) Vital Records, Elizabeth Brooks d.
  3. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #36373793.
  4. [S1419] Conway (NH) Public Library, Henney Room Card File, Gardiner Brooks/Elizabeth Wood m.
  5. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorials #36373778, #36373793.
  6. [S1416] Brooks and Cutter, Cemetery Records of Freedom, 41, Elizabeth A. Wood Brooks.
  7. [S1416] Brooks and Cutter, Cemetery Records of Freedom, 41, Gardner Brooks.
  8. [S1416] Brooks and Cutter, Cemetery Records of Freedom, 41, Elizabeth A. Wood Brooks, Gardner Brooks.
  9. [S1416] Brooks and Cutter, Cemetery Records of Freedom, 41, Lizzie J. Brooks.
  10. [S1419] Henney Room Card File, John W. Brooks/Ida S. Brooks m.

John Nason/7k Brooks

M, #48487, (4 December 1832 - )
Father*John/6k Brooks1,2 b. c 18 Mar 1797, d. 27 Dec 1874
Mother*Elizabeth Cummings1,2 b. c 13 Sep 1800, d. 11 Dec 1850
Appears on charts:Descendants of Daniel/4k Brooks
Descendants of Daniel/5k? Brooks
Descendants of John/6k Brooks
Last Edited:15 Jan 2016
John Nason/7k Brooks, born 4 Dec 1832 at Freedom, New Hampshire1,2, was recorded there (John M., a. 17, farmer, attended school) with his parents in the 1850 census.3 He married, 8 Dec 1859, Ursula Colby.4

Census Detail:

9 Sep 1850Freedom, NH19 | 19 | John Brooks | 54 | M | Farmer | ME
Eliza " | 49 | F | ME
William F. " | 22 | M | Ship Carpenter | 1800 | NH
Gardner " | 19 | M | Ship Carpenter | NH
John M. " | 17 | M | Farmer | NH | Attended school
Weltha " | 15 | F | NH | Attended school
Lucy " | 13 | F | NH | Attended school
Mary L. " | 11 | F | NH | Attended school
George A. " | 7 | M | NH | Attended school
Charles O. " | 5 | M | NH | Attended school

20 | 20 | John Woods | 55 | M | Farmer | 2000 | ME
Lucy " | 48 | F | ME
Elizabeth " | 19 | F | NH
Joseph Smith | 34 | M | Farmer | NH
Jane " | 29 | F | NH
Mary " | 9 | F | NH | attended school
John " | 6 | M | NH | attended school
Daniel " | 5 | M | NH | attended school3

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1419] Conway (NH) Public Library, Henney Room Card File, John Brooks family.
  2. [S1850] 1850 U.S. Census, Freedom, Carroll, NH, M432/426/78, John Brooks.
  3. [S1850] 1850 U.S. Census, Freedom, Carroll, NH, M432/426/78, Gardner Brooks.
  4. [S1168] Irene Dunham.

Welthy C[ummings]/7k Brooks

F, #48489, (20 July 1834 - 6 February 1902)
Father*John/6k Brooks1,2 b. c 18 Mar 1797, d. 27 Dec 1874
Mother*Elizabeth Cummings1,2 b. c 13 Sep 1800, d. 11 Dec 1850
Appears on charts:Descendants of Daniel/4k Brooks
Descendants of Daniel/5k? Brooks
Descendants of John/6k Brooks
Last Edited:29 Jan 2016
Welthy C[ummings]/7k Brooks, born 20 Jul 1834 at Freedom, New Hampshire1,2, was recorded there (a. 15, attended school) in her parents' household in the 1850 census.3 She married, 18 Feb 1851, Joseph Godfrey4, and died 6 Feb 1902, a. 67.1

Census Detail:

9 Sep 1850Freedom, NH19 | 19 | John Brooks | 54 | M | Farmer | ME
Eliza " | 49 | F | ME
William F. " | 22 | M | Ship Carpenter | 1800 | NH
Gardner " | 19 | M | Ship Carpenter | NH
John M. " | 17 | M | Farmer | NH | Attended school
Weltha " | 15 | F | NH | Attended school
Lucy " | 13 | F | NH | Attended school
Mary L. " | 11 | F | NH | Attended school
George A. " | 7 | M | NH | Attended school
Charles O. " | 5 | M | NH | Attended school

20 | 20 | John Woods | 55 | M | Farmer | 2000 | ME
Lucy " | 48 | F | ME
Elizabeth " | 19 | F | NH
Joseph Smith | 34 | M | Farmer | NH
Jane " | 29 | F | NH
Mary " | 9 | F | NH | attended school
John " | 6 | M | NH | attended school
Daniel " | 5 | M | NH | attended school3

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S1419] Conway (NH) Public Library, Henney Room Card File, John Brooks family.
  2. [S1850] 1850 U.S. Census, Freedom, Carroll, NH, M432/426/78, John Brooks.
  3. [S1850] 1850 U.S. Census, Freedom, Carroll, NH, M432/426/78, Gardner Brooks.
  4. [S1168] Irene Dunham.