Nancy Ellis Taylor

F, #50740, (20 March 1783 - 6 January 1866)
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/3f Brooks
Descendants of Lemuel/4f Brooks
Last Edited:22 Aug 2017

Children with Eli/6f Brooks:

  • Mary Borden/7f Brooks5 b. 12 Apr 1818, d. 21 Mar 1906
  • Jeremiah T[aylor]/7f Brooks7 b. Mar 1820, d. 30 Nov 1911
  • Julia Ann/7f Brooks8 b. 7 Feb 1822, d. 29 Feb 1904
  • Alanson/7f Brooks9 b. circa Sep 1826, d. 28 Dec 1849
  • Sarah A/7f Brooks9 b. circa Aug 1830, d. 28 Sep 1854
Findagrave.com, memorial #4330360. Photo by Jeanne Jain.
Nancy Ellis Taylor, born in Connecticut 20 Mar 1783 (g.s.)1, married, circa Apr 1817 at Norwalk, Connecticut (newspaper announcement dated 6 May), Eli/6f Brooks, son of Capt. Lemuel/5f Brooks and Lydia Benedict.2
     Their 1850 census household at Norwalk included Eli (a. 57, laborer), Nancy (a. 64), and daughter Sarah A. (a. 20).3
     Eli died 28 [g.s; 30, family bible] Dec 1867, a. 654, and Nancy 6 Jan 1866 [g.s; 6 Jan 1867, family bible], a. 82.5,1 They are buried in Pine Island Cemetery, Norwalk.6

Census Detail:

22 Aug 1850Norwalk, CT239 | 309 | Eli Brooks | 57 | M | Labour | CT
Nancy " | 64 | F | CT
Sarah A " | 20 | F | CT3

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #24330360.
  2. [S59] Connecticut Courant, 6 May 1817, Marriages.
  3. [S1850] 1850 U.S. Census, Norwalk, Fairfield, CT, M432/38/150, Eli Brooks.
  4. [S1274] Lois Jeanne Jain, citing g.s., recorded Aug 2005; scanned Moses Van Houten family bible pages (Ann Neil).
  5. [S1274] Lois Jeanne Jain, scanned Moses Van Houten family bible pages (Ann Neil).
  6. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorials #24330195, #24330360.
  7. [S1274] Lois Jeanne Jain, personal communication, 4 Aug 2005.
  8. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorial #24299918.
  9. [S1274] Lois Jeanne Jain, citing g.s., recorded Aug 2005.