John Briggs1,2,3

b. 26 February 1669/70, d. before 1672
     John Briggs was born on 26 February 1669/70 in Taunton, Plymouth Colony, now Bristol County, Massachusetts.1,2,3 He was the son of Richard Briggs and Rebecca Haskins.1,3 John Briggs died before 1672.1

Citations

  1. [S325] Edna Anne Hannibal and Claude W. Barlow, "Sons of John Briggs."
  2. [S526] Taunton VR (published).
  3. [S685] Early VR Bristol CO MA (published), Vital records of Taunton.
Last Edited=6 Jan 2007

John Briggs1,2

b. 13 February 1672, d. 20 June 1750
     John Briggs was born on 13 February 1672 in Taunton, Plymouth Colony, now Bristol County, Massachusetts.1,2 He was the son of Richard Briggs and Rebecca Haskins.1,2 John Briggs died on 20 June 1750 in Norton, Province of Massachusetts Bay, at age 78.1,3

Citations

  1. [S325] Edna Anne Hannibal and Claude W. Barlow, "Sons of John Briggs."
  2. [S685] Early VR Bristol CO MA (published), Vital records of Taunton.
  3. [S685] Early VR Bristol CO MA (published), Vital records of Norton.
Last Edited=5 Jan 2007

Joseph Briggs1,2,3

b. 15 June 1674, d. before 10 December 1751
     Joseph Briggs was born on 15 June 1674 in Taunton, Plymouth Colony, now Bristol County, Massachusetts.1,2,3 He was the son of Richard Briggs and Rebecca Haskins.1,3 Joseph Briggs died before 10 December 1751 in Norton, Province of Massachusetts Bay.1

Citations

  1. [S325] Edna Anne Hannibal and Claude W. Barlow, "Sons of John Briggs."
  2. [S526] Taunton VR (published).
  3. [S685] Early VR Bristol CO MA (published), Vital records of Taunton.
Last Edited=5 Jan 2007

Benjamin Briggs1,2,3

b. 16 September 1677, d. 29 May 1767
     Benjamin Briggs was born on 16 September 1677 in Taunton, Plymouth Colony, now Bristol County, Massachusetts.1,2,3 He was the son of Richard Briggs and Rebecca Haskins.1,3 Benjamin Briggs died on 29 May 1767 in Taunton, Province of Massachusetts Bay, at age 89.1,3

Citations

  1. [S325] Edna Anne Hannibal and Claude W. Barlow, "Sons of John Briggs."
  2. [S526] Taunton VR (published).
  3. [S685] Early VR Bristol CO MA (published), Vital records of Taunton.
Last Edited=6 Jan 2007

Hannah Briggs1,2,3

b. 17 February 1681, d. date unknown
     Hannah Briggs was born on 17 February 1681 in Taunton, Plymouth Colony, now Bristol County, Massachusetts.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Richard Briggs and Rebecca Haskins.1,3 Her death date has not been found.
     She may have been the Hannah Briggs who married Robert Woodward in Taunton, MA.4

Citations

  1. [S325] Edna Anne Hannibal and Claude W. Barlow, "Sons of John Briggs."
  2. [S526] Taunton VR (published).
  3. [S685] Early VR Bristol CO MA (published), Vital records of Taunton.
  4. [S462] "Marriages in Taunton."
Last Edited=6 Jan 2007

Samuel Briggs1,2,3

b. 20 April 1683, d. after 1710
     Samuel Briggs was born on 20 April 1683 in Taunton, Plymouth Colony, now Bristol County, Massachusetts.1,2,3 He was the son of Richard Briggs and Rebecca Haskins.1,3 Samuel Briggs died after 1710.1
     He may have been the Samuel Briggs who married Mary Hall in Taunton, MA.4

Citations

  1. [S325] Edna Anne Hannibal and Claude W. Barlow, "Sons of John Briggs."
  2. [S526] Taunton VR (published).
  3. [S685] Early VR Bristol CO MA (published), Vital records of Taunton.
  4. [S462] "Marriages in Taunton."
Last Edited=6 Jan 2007

Mary Briggs1,2,3

b. 1 January 1686, d. date unknown
     Mary Briggs was born on 1 January 1686 in Taunton, Plymouth Colony, now Massachusetts.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Richard Briggs and Rebecca Haskins.1,3 Her death date has not been found.

Citations

  1. [S325] Edna Anne Hannibal and Claude W. Barlow, "Sons of John Briggs."
  2. [S526] Taunton VR (published).
  3. [S685] Early VR Bristol CO MA (published), Vital records of Taunton.
Last Edited=6 Jan 2007

Mehitable Briggs1,2,3

b. 18 June 1689, d. date unknown
     Mehitable Briggs was born on 18 June 1689 in Taunton, Plymouth Colony, now Massachusetts.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Richard Briggs and Rebecca Haskins.1,3 Mehitable Briggs died date unknown. She died young.1

Citations

  1. [S325] Edna Anne Hannibal and Claude W. Barlow, "Sons of John Briggs."
  2. [S526] Taunton VR (published).
  3. [S685] Early VR Bristol CO MA (published), Vital records of Taunton.
Last Edited=6 Jan 2007

William Briggs1

b. circa 1645, d. 3 January 1728
     William Briggs was born circa 1645. His birth date is estimated from an age of "in his 83rd year" at the time of his death. He was probably born in Thornbury.1,2,3 He was the son of John Briggs and Agnes Tayer.1,3 William Briggs married Sarah Macomber on 6 November 1666 in Taunton, Plymouth Colony, now Bristol County, Massachusetts. She was called "of Marshfield."1,2,3 William Briggs died on 3 January 1728 in Taunton, Province of Massachusetts Bay.1,2

Citations

  1. [S325] Edna Anne Hannibal and Claude W. Barlow, "Sons of John Briggs."
  2. [S685] Early VR Bristol CO MA (published), Vital records of Taunton.
  3. [S1124] Douglas Richardson, "English ORigins of John Briggs."
Last Edited=13 May 2014

Sarah Macomber1,2,3

b. circa 1643, d. 20 March 1680
     Sarah Macomber was born circa 1643. She was the daughter of William and Ursula (Cooper) Macomber.1,3 She married William Briggs, son of John Briggs and Agnes Tayer, on 6 November 1666 in Taunton, Plymouth Colony, now Bristol County, Massachusetts. She was called "of Marshfield."1,2,3 Sarah Macomber died on 20 March 1680 in Taunton, Plymouth Colony, now Bristol County, Massachusetts.1,2,3

Citations

  1. [S325] Edna Anne Hannibal and Claude W. Barlow, "Sons of John Briggs."
  2. [S685] Early VR Bristol CO MA (published), Vital records of Taunton.
  3. [S1124] Douglas Richardson, "English ORigins of John Briggs."
Last Edited=13 May 2014

Hugh Briggs1,2

b. circa 1650, d. between 1692 and 1698
     Hugh Briggs was born circa 1650 in England probably.1 He was the son of John Briggs and Agnes Tayer.1,2 Hugh Briggs married Martha Everson on 1 March 1682/83.1,2 Hugh Briggs died between 1692 and 1698 in Taunton, Province of Massachusetts Bay, (or Plymouth.)1,2

Citations

  1. [S325] Edna Anne Hannibal and Claude W. Barlow, "Sons of John Briggs."
  2. [S1124] Douglas Richardson, "English ORigins of John Briggs."
Last Edited=13 May 2014

Martha Everson1,2

b. date unknown, d. 12 January 1736/37
     Martha Everson was born date unknown. She was the daughter of John Everson.1,2 She married Hugh Briggs, son of John Briggs and Agnes Tayer, on 1 March 1682/83.1,2 Martha Everson died on 12 January 1736/37 in Halifax, Province of Massachusetts Bay.1

Citations

  1. [S325] Edna Anne Hannibal and Claude W. Barlow, "Sons of John Briggs."
  2. [S1124] Douglas Richardson, "English ORigins of John Briggs."
Last Edited=13 May 2014

Elizabeth Brooks1,2

b. 2 August 1645, d. 4 March 1675
     Elizabeth Brooks was born on 2 August 1645 in Scituate, Plymouth Colony, now Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1 She was the daughter of Gilbert Brooks and Elizabeth Simmons.2 Elizabeth Brooks was baptized on 21 June 1646 in Scituate, Plymouth Colony, now Plymouth County, Massachusetts.2 She married Francis Stevens circa 1662.3 Elizabeth Brooks died on 4 March 1675 in Rehoboth, Plymouth Colony, now Bristol County, Massachusetts, at age 29. She died 6 days after the birh of her 6th child.4

Citations

  1. [S64] Henry Whittemore, Genealogical Guide to the Early Settlers of America.
  2. [S659] Early VR Plymouth CO MA (published), Vital Records of Scituate.
  3. [S328] Charles Bowman, "Bowman", Aug. 26, 2002, unverified.
  4. [S458] Brooks Families of NE, online www.tributaries.us.
Last Edited=5 Jan 2007

Sarah Brooks1,2

b. before 21 June 1646, d. date unknown
     Sarah Brooks was born before 21 June 1646 in Scituate, Plymouth Colony, now Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1,2 She was baptized on 21 June 1646 in Scituate, Plymouth Colony, now Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1 She was the daughter of Gilbert Brooks and Elizabeth Simmons.1 Sarah Brooks married as her first husband Thomas Grant circa 1666 in Plymouth Colony, now Massachusetts.3 Sarah Brooks married Samuel Lyon on 5 December 1692 in Rehoboth, Province of Massachusetts Bay.3 Her death date has not been found.

Citations

  1. [S659] Early VR Plymouth CO MA (published), Vital Records of Scituate.
  2. [S64] Henry Whittemore, Genealogical Guide to the Early Settlers of America.
  3. [S458] Brooks Families of NE, online www.tributaries.us.
Last Edited=5 Jan 2007

Thomas Grant1

b. circa 1630, d. before 12 June 1690
     Thomas Grant was born circa 1630 in Scotland.1,2 He married Sarah Brooks, daughter of Gilbert Brooks and Elizabeth Simmons, circa 1666 in Plymouth Colony, now Massachusetts.3 Thomas Grant died before 12 June 1690 in Rehoboth, Plymouth Colony, now Massachusetts.4 He was buried on 12 June 1690 in Rehoboth, Plymouth Colony, now Massachusetts.4

Citations

  1. [S328] Charles Bowman, "Bowman", Aug. 26, 2002, unverified.
  2. [S378] Kevin Dye, "Ancestry of Kevin Noble Dye", Oct. 16, 1999, unverified.
  3. [S458] Brooks Families of NE, online www.tributaries.us.
  4. [S685] Early VR Bristol CO MA (published), Vital records of Rehobeth.
Last Edited=5 Jan 2007

Francis Stevens1

b. 1 May 1640, d. date unknown
     Francis Stevens was born on 1 May 1640 in Rehoboth, Plymouth Colony, now Bristol County, Massachusetts, He was the son of Francis and Sarah (Bisbee) Stevens.1 He married Elizabeth Brooks, daughter of Gilbert Brooks and Elizabeth Simmons, circa 1662.2 His death date has not been found.

Citations

  1. [S458] Brooks Families of NE, online www.tributaries.us.
  2. [S328] Charles Bowman, "Bowman", Aug. 26, 2002, unverified.
Last Edited=5 Jan 2007

Mary Brooks1,2

b. before 25 July 1649, d. 21 April 1708
     Mary Brooks was born before 25 July 1649 in Scituate, Plymouth Colony, now Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1,2 She was baptized on 25 July 1649 in Scituate, Plymouth Colony, now Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1 She was the daughter of Gilbert Brooks and Elizabeth Simmons.1 Mary Brooks married Nathaniel Colburn on 19 November 1665 in Dedham, Massachusetts Bay Colony, now Norfolk County.3 She died on 21 April 1708 in Dedham, Province of Massachusetts Bay, now Norfolk County.3

Citations

  1. [S659] Early VR Plymouth CO MA (published), Vital Records of Scituate.
  2. [S64] Henry Whittemore, Genealogical Guide to the Early Settlers of America.
  3. [S458] Brooks Families of NE, online www.tributaries.us.
Last Edited=26 Jan 2007

Rachel Brooks1,2

b. before 7 July 1650, d. date unknown
     Rachel Brooks was born before 7 July 1650 in Scituate, Plymouth Colony, now Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1,2 She was baptized on 7 July 1650 in Scituate, Plymouth Colony, now Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1 She was the daughter of Gilbert Brooks and Elizabeth Simmons.1 Rachel Brooks married James Wiggins before 1672.3 Her death date has not been found. She died in Southold, Province of New York.3

Citations

  1. [S659] Early VR Plymouth CO MA (published), Vital Records of Scituate.
  2. [S64] Henry Whittemore, Genealogical Guide to the Early Settlers of America.
  3. [S458] Brooks Families of NE, online www.tributaries.us.
Last Edited=1 Feb 2007

Phebe Brooks1

b. before 5 September 1652, d. date unknown
     Phebe Brooks was born before 5 September 1652 in Scituate, Plymouth Colony, now Plymouth County, Massachusetts.2 She was baptized on 5 September 1652 in Scituate, Plymouth Colony, now Plymouth County, Massachusetts.2 She was the daughter of Gilbert Brooks and Elizabeth Simmons.1 Phebe Brooks married William Manley before 1686.3 Her death date has not been found.

Citations

  1. [S328] Charles Bowman, "Bowman", Aug. 26, 2002, unverified.
  2. [S659] Early VR Plymouth CO MA (published), Vital Records of Scituate.
  3. [S458] Brooks Families of NE, online www.tributaries.us.
Last Edited=1 Feb 2007

Rebecca Brooks1,2,3

b. before 12 April 1657, d. before 1736
     Rebecca Brooks was born before 12 April 1657 in Scituate, Plymouth Colony, now Plymouth County, Massachusetts.3,2 She was baptized on 12 April 1657 in Scituate, Plymouth Colony, now Plymouth County, Massachusetts.3 She was the daughter of Gilbert Brooks and Elizabeth Simmons.3 Rebecca Brooks married Samuel Hoskins, son of William Hoskins, on 12 May 1692 in Taunton, Province of Massachusetts Bay.1,4 Rebecca Brooks died before 1736 in Taunton, Province of Massachusetts Bay. Samuel married his 4th wife in 1736.4

Citations

  1. [S462] "Marriages in Taunton."
  2. [S64] Henry Whittemore, Genealogical Guide to the Early Settlers of America.
  3. [S659] Early VR Plymouth CO MA (published), Vital Records of Scituate.
  4. [S685] Early VR Bristol CO MA (published), Vital records of Taunton.
Last Edited=6 Jan 2007

Samuel Hoskins1,2,3

b. 8 August 1654, d. date unknown
     Samuel Hoskins was born on 8 August 1654 in Plymouth, Plymouth Colony, now Plymouth County, Massachusetts.2 He was the son of William Hoskins.2 Samuel Hoskins married as his third wife Rebecca Brooks, daughter of Gilbert Brooks and Elizabeth Simmons, on 12 May 1692 in Taunton, Province of Massachusetts Bay.1,3 His death date has not been found.

Citations

  1. [S462] "Marriages in Taunton."
  2. [S48] The Great Migration.
  3. [S685] Early VR Bristol CO MA (published), Vital records of Taunton.
Last Edited=6 Jan 2007

Hannah Brooks1,2,3

b. before 2 October 1659, d. date unknown
     Hannah Brooks was born before 2 October 1659 in Scituate, Plymouth Colony, now Plymouth County, Massachusetts.3,2 She was baptized on 2 October 1659 in Second Church, Scituate, Plymouth Colony, now Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1,3 She was the daughter of Gilbert Brooks and Elizabeth Simmons.3 Hannah Brooks married Robert Crossman, son of Robert Crossman and Sarah Kingsbury, on 21 July 1679 in Taunton, Plymouth Colony, now Bristol County, Massachusetts.1,4 Her death date has not been found.

Citations

  1. [S458] Brooks Families of NE, online www.tributaries.us.
  2. [S64] Henry Whittemore, Genealogical Guide to the Early Settlers of America.
  3. [S659] Early VR Plymouth CO MA (published), Vital Records of Scituate.
  4. [S685] Early VR Bristol CO MA (published), Vital records of Taunton.
Last Edited=6 Jan 2007

Robert Crossman1,2,3

b. 3 August 1657, d. date unknown
     Robert Crossman was born on 3 August 1657 in Taunton, Plymouth Colony, now Bristol County, Massachusetts.1,3 He was the son of Robert Crossman and Sarah Kingsbury.3 Robert Crossman married Hannah Brooks, daughter of Gilbert Brooks and Elizabeth Simmons, on 21 July 1679 in Taunton, Plymouth Colony, now Bristol County, Massachusetts.1,3 His death date has not been found.

Citations

  1. [S458] Brooks Families of NE, online www.tributaries.us.
  2. [S526] Taunton VR (published).
  3. [S685] Early VR Bristol CO MA (published), Vital records of Taunton.
Last Edited=6 Jan 2007

Bethiah Brooks1

b. 29 April 1662, d. date unknown
     Bethiah Brooks was born on 29 April 1662 in Rehoboth, Plymouth Colony, now Bristol County, Massachusetts.1 She was the daughter of Gilbert Brooks and Elizabeth Simmons.1 Bethiah Brooks married Samual Thrasher on 4 December 1683 in Taunton, Plymouth Colony, now Bristol County, Massachusetts.1 Her death date has not been found.

Citations

  1. [S685] Early VR Bristol CO MA (published), Vital records of Rehobeth.
Last Edited=5 Jan 2007

Rebecca Cross1

b. circa 1650, d. date unknown
     Rebecca Cross was born circa 1650 in Wells, Province of Maine, now York County.2 She was the daughter of John Cross and Joan (?)1 Rebecca Cross married Francis Backus in 1672.1 Her death date has not been found.

Citations

  1. [S954] Genealogical Dictionary ME/NH.
  2. [S329] Paula Towne McRonald, "39,000 names", Mar. 6, 2002, unverified.
Last Edited=28 Feb 2007