William L. Brooks, Sr. (1751 - 1841)

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Birthplace: Fauquier, Virginia, United States
Death: Died in Tazewell, Virginia, United States
Managed by: Margaret, (C)
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About William L. Brooks, Sr.

"revolutionary ancestor" of D.A.R. application of margaret Roudabush McLoughlin (Black Beaver chapter, Norman, OK) 9 Mar 1990. DAR Ancestor #: A015114

Children of William Brooks and Nancy Ann Locke are:

  • 1. Richard Brooks, b. February 12, 1774
  • 2. Sarah Sallie Brooks, b. March 10, 1783 in Thompson Valley, Montgomery, Tazewell Co, VA and died abt. 1815 in Floyd Co, KY. She married George Todd May 28, 1807 in Tazewell Co, VA. He was born abt. 1780 in VA and died bef. August 5, 1830 in Monroe Co, IN.
  • 3. Thomas Brooks, b. January 22, 1776 in Faquier Co, VA and died August 8, 1859 in Thompson Valley, Tazewell Co, VA. He married Catherine Clancy April 27, 1797 in Washington Co, VA. Catherine was born abt. 1777 in VA and died January 24, 1837 in Thompson Valley, Tazewell Co, VA. He secondly married Mary, who was born abt. 1797 in VA.
  • 4. Mary Brooks, b. January 22, 1778 in Fauquier Co, VA.
  • 5. John Brooks, b. June 11, 1770 in Fauquier Co, VA.
  • 6. Margaret Brooks, b. April 07, 1772 in Faquier Co, VA and died September 06, 1853 in Poor Valley, Tazewell Co, VA. She married William Kirk, who was born bef. 1772.
  • 7. Nancy Brooks, b. December 20, 1780 in Montgomery, Tazewell Co, VA. She married Lemuel Clyburn on December 12, 1809.
  • 8. William Brooks, b. April 07, 1782 in Montgomery, Tazewell Co, VA.
  • 9. Elizabeth Brooks, b. February 13, 1785 in Montgomery, Tazewell Co, VA and died bef. 1841. She married Matthew Stephenson in February 1805.
  • 10. James Brooks, b. March 24, 1788 in Thompson Valley, Montgomery, Tazewell Co, VA. He married Jane, who was born abt. 1785 in VA.
  • 11. Levicy Brooks, b. September 02, 1791 in Wythe, Tazewell Co, VA. She married Thomas Weston Harrison Asbury on March 23, 1820 in Tazewell Co, VA. He was born abt. 1798 in Russell Co, VA and died abt. 1858 in Tazewell Co, VA.

-------------------- Revolutionary War Pensioner, (R1259, Va; Microfilm Series M-804, Roll No. 355) Entered service Oct 1778 at which time he was a citizen of Culpepper County. Drafted a second time in Feb 1781 - at which time he was a resident of Botetouri County, Va. Applied for pension on September 25, 1832 at which time he lived in Tazewell County. August 1843, Nancy, widow of William, applied for pension.

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William L. Brooks, Sr.'s Timeline

1751
February 3, 1751
Fauquier, Virginia, United States
1774
February 13, 1774
Age 23
Tazewell, Virginia
1776
January 22, 1776
Age 24
Fauquier, VA, USA
1782
April 7, 1782
Age 31
Fauquier, Virginia, United States
1783
March 10, 1783
Age 32
Tazewell, VA, USA