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John Brooks

Birth18 JAN 1751
DAR Patriot Index, V.1
USA Army / Private / Revolutionary War
Flag of United States
Death22 JAN 1835
Graveaft 22 JAN 1835
Source: Revolutionary War Graves Register. Clovis H. Brakebill, compiler. 672pp.
Aged: 84 years
PATRIOT in the American Revolution (1777 to OCT 1781) - John Brooks entered the service of the United States as a militiaman sometime in the fall of the year A.D. 1777 at the time he resided in State of Maryland, Baltimore County, under the command of Capt. James Bosley and was attached to the army of General Winder at the town of Baltimore where the army remained some time... (See Notes.) Name: John Brooks; Birth date: 1752; Rank: Pvt.; Establishment: Militia Both John Brooks & his son John served in Captain Long's Company from Augusta during the Revolution. In Chalkley's 'Records', Vol. 1, p. 525, appears a petition in favor of Captain Long signed in 1781 by John Brooks Jr, Samuel Brooks, Giles Brooks, John Christian, Robert Scott and a number of other members of the company. In Chalkley's 'Records', Vol. 2, p. 431, appears the names of John Brooks Sr, and Jonathan Brooks listed in Captain Long's company. Note: -> For documents of John Brook's military service, pension, and other documents from NARA (the U.S. National Archives & Records Administration) see: National Achives

Nancy Ann Stuart

Birth15 JAN 1749
Death27 JUL 1826
Aged: 77.5 years
Mrs. John A. Cook, a descendant, writes: " Ann... married John Brooks around 1776. John Brooks & Ann left Augusta County, going first to Botetourt County, Va. and later to Kentucky before settling finally in Tennessee."

"John Brooks was of English descent. He was for many years a school teacher in Virginia. He & his wife moved to Kentucky and then to Tennessee." From: J. R. Parten
ChildrenFirst NameBirth DtDeath DtBirth PlaceSpouses

Samuel Clifford 

abt 1 JAN 179417 OCT 1861  TN, Davidson Co, Nashville Elizabeth C Hailey, Elizabeth J Tatum 
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