Asa/5k Brooks

M, #12401, (circa August 1797 - 20 May 1872)
Father*Pvt. William/4k Brooks1 b. 3 Jun 1755, d. 1837
Mother*Mary Gowell1 b. c 1760, d. 9 Jan 1814
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/1k Brooks
Descendants of William/2k? Brooks
Descendants of Joshua/3k Brooks
Descendants of Pvt. William/4k Brooks
Descendants of Asa/5k Brooks
Last Edited:1 Aug 2017

Children with Abigail Tobey:

Findagrave.com, memorial #85089534. Photo by Bill Paschal.
Asa/5k Brooks, born circa Aug 1797 at Kittery, Maine1, married, 29 Oct 1822, Abigail Tobey, daughter of James Tobey and Hannah Shapleigh.2 The 1850 census recorded Asa (a. 53, shoemaker, real estate $600), Abbigail (a. 53), Hannah (a. 26), Isabel (a. 22) and Angeline (a. 16) in their household at Eliot, Maine.3
     The 1860 census recorded Asa (a. 62, shoemaker, $75 p.e.), Abigail (a. 62), and daughter Isabel (a. 32, dressmaker) in their Eliot household. In the next dwelling was Asa's nephew William Oliver Brooks and family.4
     Asa died 20 May 1872 (g.s.), a. 74-92,5, and Abigail at Eliot 2 Aug 1884 (g.s.)2,6 They are buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery.7

Census Detail:

20 Sep 1850Eliot, ME115 | 116 | Asa Brooks | 53 | M | Shoe maker | 600 | ME
Abbigail | 52 | F | ME
Angeline | 16 | F | ME
Isabel | 2[2] | F | ME
Hannah | 26 | F | ME3
30 Jun 1860Eliot, ME259 | 266 | Asa Brooks | 62 | M | Shoemaker | 0 r.e. | $75 p.e. | ME
Abigail " | 62 | F | Domestic | ME
Isabel " | 32 | F | Dressmaker | ME

260 | 267 | William O. Brooks | 31 | M | House Carpenter | 0 r.e. | $350 p.e. | ME
Mary J. " | 27 | F | Domestic | NH
Lizzie A. " | 11/12 | F | ME4

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S961] Everett S. Stackpole, Old Kittery, 305, 307.
  2. [S961] Stackpole, Old Kittery, 307.
  3. [S1850] 1850 U.S. Census, Eliot, York, ME, M432/274/242, Asa Brooks.
  4. [S1860] 1860 U.S. Census, Eliot, York, ME, M653_450/30/31; FHL film #803450, Asa Brooks.
  5. [S148] FindAGrave.com, memorial #85089534.
  6. [S148] FindAGrave.com, memorial #85089568.
  7. [S148] FindAGrave.com, memorials #85089534, #85089568.
  8. [S148] FindAGrave.com, memorial #85089641.

Abigail Tobey

F, #12402, (circa April 1798 - 2 August 1884)
Father*James Tobey1 b. 1768, d. 26 Dec 1846
Mother*Hannah Shapleigh1 b. 1769, d. 24 Jun 1861
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/1k Brooks
Descendants of William/2k? Brooks
Descendants of Joshua/3k Brooks
Descendants of Pvt. William/4k Brooks
Descendants of Asa/5k Brooks
Last Edited:1 Aug 2017

Children with Asa/5k Brooks:

Findagrave.com, memorial #85089568. Photo by Bill Paschal.
Abigail Tobey, born in Maine circa Apr 17982,3, married, 29 Oct 1822, Asa/5k Brooks of Kittery, son of Pvt. William/4k Brooks and Mary Gowell.1 The 1850 census recorded Asa (a. 53, shoemaker, real estate $600), Abbigail (a. 53), Hannah (a. 26), Isabel (a. 22) and Angeline (a. 16) in their household at Eliot, Maine.2
     The 1860 census recorded Asa (a. 62, shoemaker, $75 p.e.), Abigail (a. 62), and daughter Isabel (a. 32, dressmaker) in their Eliot household. In the next dwelling was Asa's nephew William Oliver Brooks and family.4
     Asa died 20 May 1872 (g.s.), a. 74-91,5, and Abigail in Eliot 2 Aug 1884 (g.s.), a. 86.1,3 They are buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery.6

Census Detail:

20 Sep 1850Eliot, ME115 | 116 | Asa Brooks | 53 | M | Shoe maker | 600 | ME
Abbigail | 52 | F | ME
Angeline | 16 | F | ME
Isabel | 2[2] | F | ME
Hannah | 26 | F | ME2
30 Jun 1860Eliot, ME259 | 266 | Asa Brooks | 62 | M | Shoemaker | 0 r.e. | $75 p.e. | ME
Abigail " | 62 | F | Domestic | ME
Isabel " | 32 | F | Dressmaker | ME

260 | 267 | William O. Brooks | 31 | M | House Carpenter | 0 r.e. | $350 p.e. | ME
Mary J. " | 27 | F | Domestic | NH
Lizzie A. " | 11/12 | F | ME4

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S961] Everett S. Stackpole, Old Kittery, 307.
  2. [S1850] 1850 U.S. Census, Eliot, York, ME, M432/274/242, Asa Brooks.
  3. [S148] FindAGrave.com, memorial #85089568.
  4. [S1860] 1860 U.S. Census, Eliot, York, ME, M653_450/30/31; FHL film #803450, Asa Brooks.
  5. [S148] FindAGrave.com, memorial #85089534.
  6. [S148] FindAGrave.com, memorials #85089534, #85089568.
  7. [S148] FindAGrave.com, memorial #85089641.

William/5k Brooks

M, #12403, (2 June 1775 - )
Father*Pvt. Josiah/4k Brooks1 b. c 1740, d. 16 Aug 1814
Mother-Candidate*Lucy Baker2 b. s 1743
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/1k Brooks
Descendants of William/2k? Brooks
Descendants of Joshua/3k Brooks
Descendants of Josiah/4k Brooks
Last Edited:7 Aug 2014
William/5k Brooks was baptised 2 Jun 1775 at Kittery, Maine; probably died young.1

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S961] Everett S. Stackpole, Old Kittery, 306.
  2. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Records of the South Church of Portsmouth, N.H." (Jul 1928), 82:283.

John/5k Brooks

M, #12404, (6 January 1779 - )
Father*Pvt. Josiah/4k Brooks1 b. c 1740, d. 16 Aug 1814
Mother-Candidate*Lucy Baker2 b. s 1743
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/1k Brooks
Descendants of William/2k? Brooks
Descendants of Joshua/3k Brooks
Descendants of Josiah/4k Brooks
Last Edited:2 Aug 2017

Child with Lydia Battis:

  • James Battis Brooks4 b. 12 Aug 1800
John/5k Brooks, baptised 6 Jan 1779 at Kittery, Maine1, with siblings Mary and Samuel removed to Essex County, Massachusetts, where he married (int. 11 Oct, Newburyport) Lydia Battis.3

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S961] Everett S. Stackpole, Old Kittery, 306.
  2. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Records of the South Church of Portsmouth, N.H." (Jul 1928), 82:283.
  3. [S1716] Vital Records of Newburyport Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849, 2:56, John Brooks/Lydia Battes, int.
  4. [S1716] Newburyport VR, 1:48, James Battis Brooks b.

Samuel/5k Brooks

M, #12405, (13 June 1774 - )
Father*Pvt. Josiah/4k Brooks1 b. c 1740, d. 16 Aug 1814
Mother-Candidate*Lucy Baker2 b. s 1743
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/1k Brooks
Descendants of William/2k? Brooks
Descendants of Joshua/3k Brooks
Descendants of Josiah/4k Brooks
Last Edited:3 Aug 2017

Children with Rebecca Paul:

  • Mary Ann Brooks b. say 1818
  • Samuel/6k Brooks1 b. circa 1819
Samuel/5k Brooks was baptised with his sisters Mary and Sarah 13 Jun 1774 at Kittery, Maine1, where he married (rec. as Samuel III), 26 Oct 1806 (int. 28 Jun), Rebecca Paul of Kittery.3,4 Their son Samuel evidently removed down the coast to Newbury, Massachusetts, as perhaps did they?

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S961] Everett S. Stackpole, Old Kittery, 306.
  2. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Records of the South Church of Portsmouth, N.H." (Jul 1928), 82:283.
  3. [S59] Eastern Argus, 13 Nov 1806, Marriages.
  4. [S1377] Anderson and Thurston, Vital Records of Kittery, Maine, Prior to 1892, 198, Samuel Brooks III/Rebecca Paul m.

Sarah/5k Brooks

F, #12406, (13 June 1774 - )
Father*Pvt. Josiah/4k Brooks1 b. c 1740, d. 16 Aug 1814
Mother-Candidate*Lucy Baker2 b. s 1743
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/1k Brooks
Descendants of William/2k? Brooks
Descendants of Joshua/3k Brooks
Descendants of Josiah/4k Brooks
Last Edited:7 Aug 2014
Sarah/5k Brooks was baptised with two siblings 13 Jun 1774 at Kittery, Maine.1

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S961] Everett S. Stackpole, Old Kittery, 306.
  2. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Records of the South Church of Portsmouth, N.H." (Jul 1928), 82:283.

Mary/5k Brooks

F, #12407, (13 June 1774 - )
Father*Pvt. Josiah/4k Brooks1 b. c 1740, d. 16 Aug 1814
Mother-Candidate*Lucy Baker2 b. s 1743
Appears on charts:Descendants of John/1k Brooks
Descendants of William/2k? Brooks
Descendants of Joshua/3k Brooks
Descendants of Josiah/4k Brooks
Last Edited:21 Jan 2016

Children with Joel Scott:

  • John Scott4 b. 13 Jan 1790, d. 30 May 1801
  • Mary Scott5 b. 6 Jan 1792, d. 13 Dec 1821
  • Elizabeth Scott6 b. 1 Dec 1794, d. 30 Aug 1820
  • Hannah Eaton Scott7 b. 1 Sep 1796, d. 25 Oct 1818
  • Silvanus Scott8 b. 1 Sep 1798, d. 2 Oct 1798
  • Silvanus Scott8 b. 7 Jul 1799, d. 21 Oct 1799
  • Sally Andrews Scott9 b. 27 Jan 1801
  • Sally Andrews Scott9 b. 27 Feb 1802, d. 16 Oct 1803
  • Abraham Tyler Scott10 b. 30 Sep 1803
  • Sally Scott11 b. 12 Sep 1805
  • Caroline Scott12 b. 16 Aug 1807
  • Rufus Scott13 b. 11 Jul 1809, d. 26 Jan 1810
  • Joel Scott14 b. 2 Jun 1812
  • Ch1 Scott15 b. circa Dec 1815, d. 9 Jun 1816
Mary/5k Brooks was baptised with two siblings 13 Jun 1774 at Kittery, Maine.1 With her siblings John and Samuel she removed to Essex County, Massachusetts, where she married, 26 Dec 1789 at Newburyport, Joel Scott.3

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S961] Everett S. Stackpole, Old Kittery, 306.
  2. [S106] NEHGS Register, "Records of the South Church of Portsmouth, N.H." (Jul 1928), 82:283.
  3. [S1716] Vital Records of Newburyport Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849, 2:56, Mary Brooks/Joel Scott m.
  4. [S1716] Newburyport VR, 1:345, John Scott b.
  5. [S1716] Newburyport VR, 1:345, Mary Scott b.
  6. [S1716] Newburyport VR, 1:345, Elizabeth Scott b.
  7. [S1716] Newburyport VR, 1:345, Hannah Eaton Scott b.
  8. [S1716] Newburyport VR, 1:345, Silvanus Scott b.
  9. [S1716] Newburyport VR, 1:345, Sally Andrews Scott b.
  10. [S1716] Newburyport VR, 1:345, Abram Tyler Scott b.
  11. [S1716] Newburyport VR, 1:345, Sally Scott b.
  12. [S1716] Newburyport VR, 1:345, Caroline Scott b.
  13. [S1716] Newburyport VR, 1:345, Rufus Scott b.
  14. [S1716] Newburyport VR, 1:345, Joel Scott b.
  15. [S1716] Newburyport VR, 2:782, ch. Joe Scott d.

Oliver/6k Brooks

M, #12408, (30 June 1807 - )
Father*Gideon/5k Brooks1 b. 15 Aug 1779, d. 30 Dec 1853
Mother*Betsy Haven1 b. c 1782
Appears on charts:Descendants of Joshua/3k Brooks
Descendants of Sgt. Samuel/4k Brooks
Descendants of Gideon/5k Brooks
Last Edited:12 Aug 2014
Oliver/6k Brooks was baptised with 4 siblings 30 Jun 1807 at Kittery, Maine.1

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S961] Everett S. Stackpole, Old Kittery, 306.

Mary/6k Brooks

F, #12409, (30 June 1807 - )
Father*Gideon/5k Brooks1 b. 15 Aug 1779, d. 30 Dec 1853
Mother*Betsy Haven1 b. c 1782
Appears on charts:Descendants of Joshua/3k Brooks
Descendants of Sgt. Samuel/4k Brooks
Descendants of Gideon/5k Brooks
Last Edited:21 Jan 2016
Mary/6k Brooks was baptised with 4 siblings 30 Jun 1807 at Kittery, Maine.1 Of Eliot, she married, 22 Oct 1820 at Kittery, Jeremiah Staples of Eliot.1,2 Recorded (as Mary Brooks, a. 47) in her parents' 1850 census household at Eliot.3

Census Detail:

18 Sep 1850Eliot, ME19 | 22 | Gideon Brooks | 71 | M | [occ.] none | 200 | ME
Betcy " | 68 | F | ME
Mary " | 47 | F | ME

-- | 23 | Hiram Spinney | 40 | M | Farmer | 1500 | ME3

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S961] Everett S. Stackpole, Old Kittery, 306.
  2. [S1377] Anderson and Thurston, Vital Records of Kittery, Maine, Prior to 1892, p. unrecorded, Jeremiah Staples/Mary Brooks m.: "within the Year past," dated 28 Apr 1821.
  3. [S1850] 1850 U.S. Census, Eliot, York, ME, M432/274/237, Gideon Brooks.