Zachariah Brackett

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Zachariah Brackett

Birthdate: (69)
Birthplace: Sandy Beach, Springfield, Province of New Hampshire
Death: circa 1751 (64-72)
Ipswich, Essex County, Province of Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of Capt. Anthony Brackett, Jr. and Susannah Taylor
Husband of Hannah Rolfe; Hannah Brackett and Mary Brackett (Ross)
Father of Zachariah Brackett; Sarah Sawyer; Jane Mosher; Anthony Brackett; Abraham Brackett and 7 others
Brother of James Brackett; Zipporah Towle; Jane Brackett; Ann E. Leavitt; Sarah Proctor and 1 other
Half brother of Mary Whittier; Anthony Brackett; Seth Brackett; Elinor Andrews and Keziah Maylem

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About Zachariah Brackett

Zachariah son of Capt. Anthony and Susannah (Drake)Brackett. All the children of Zachariah were baptized on 2 Aug 1719. Sources: History of the Town of Hampton, NH 1638-1882, Joseph Dow, Vol. I pp614&615. Marriage to Hannah Rolfe, Certificate of Marriage, State of MA, Town of Newbury, MA VR; Brackett Genealogy, H. I. Brackett, 1907, page 71.

Zachariah m. 1st, in Newbury, MA, 1 Dec. 1707, Hannah Rolfe. She was still living in Deering, NH in 1736 and was the mother of nine children. He then m. 2nd, intentions 16 Feb. 1741, Mary Ross from Ireland; her estate was administered in 1793. By her, he had two more daughters. Zachariah Brackett moved from Hampton, NH to Deering, NH, 1719, where he lived until about 1741. He then moved to Ipswich, MA where he died. Administration of his estate occurred October 1755. See "Genealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire" [Noyes, Libby, Davis], p. 103.

  • PLEASE NOTE: Zachariah Brackett's first wife was Hannah Rolfe, not Hannah Libby as has sometimes been claimed.


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Zachariah Brackett's Timeline

January 20, 1682
Springfield, Province of New Hampshire
March 1, 1709
Age 27
Falmouth, Cumberland County, Province of Massachusetts (Present Maine)
January 13, 1711
Age 28
Hampton, Province of New Hampshire
August 25, 1712
Age 30
July 3, 1714
Age 32
November 30, 1716
Age 34
Hampton, New Hampshire
November 30, 1716
Age 34
February 13, 1720
Age 38
Falmouth, York County, Province of Massachusetts
January 7, 1723
Age 40
Falmouth, Cumberland County, Maine, United States