The invaluable Ricker Compilation available on CD has retired the BARBOUR COLLECTION extracts of Connecticut vital events which formerly lived here. Thanks to those who helped collect and type them up, town by town, in the old days.


Brooks Census Index Appearances
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Connecticut  Maine   Massachusetts
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1830 census index  1830 census index  1830 census index
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External Resources

"Thomas Brooks of Watertown and Concord," by John Brooks Threlfall  (PDF)
"Timothy Brooks of Massachusetts and His Descendants," by Robert Peacock Brooks (1927 — West Jersey branch of Woburn line)  (PDF)
"The Brooks Family of Woburn, Mass.", by  William R. Cutter and Arthur G. Loring (1904)  (PDF)
"My Great-Grandfather's House in Exeter, New Hampshire," by James Emery Brooks (1932)  (PDF)
"Brooks Family of Oswego, New York and Winnebago County, Wisconsin," web pages of Wayne Hollister  
"Brooks in Connecticut and New York," web pages of Carol Pullen-Reynolds  (returning 2014)
"The Four Spencer Brothers — Their Ancestors and Descendants," by Donald Lines Jacobus  (.TXT file)
"Dunham - Wilcox - Trott - Kirk" web pages (Connecticut and Massachusetts data) of Jane Devlin
"Ray's Place," New England History and Genealogy web pages of Ray Brown
"MayflowerHistory.com" by Caleb Johnson
"Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England," by James Savage (1860)
"Barbour Collection for CT Towns," web pages of Coralynn Brown
Genealogical Gleaners — Award-winning New England Resource Pages
Colonial Connecticut Records, 1636-1776 (University of Connecticut)
Early Vital Records of Massachusetts From 1600 to 1850
Rediscovering the Old Connecticut Path, web pages of Jason Newton
Boston 1775, weblog by J.L. Bell

Cyndi's List
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Personal Pages

Willow Cemetery, Franconia, NH — 2002 Cemetery Survey

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