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Dorothy Potter Brooks
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Birth: 1662
Concord
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Mar. 15, 1752
Concord
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA

Wife of Noah Brooks, married 1685.

Daughter of Luke Potter and Mary Edmunds Potter, the second daughter by the name of Dorothy, and earlier Dorothy having been born in 1650. (Earlier histories suggest that Dorothy's maiden name was "Wright").

Children: Dorothy Brooks Meriam Hunt, Joshua Brooks, Ebenezer Brooks, Benjamin Brooks, Mary Brooks Minott, Thomas Brooks, and Elizabeth Brooks Miles.

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Concord deaths: The widow Dorothy Brooks, in the 90th year of her age, or thereabout, March 15, 1752.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Luke Potter (1608 - 1697)
 
 Spouse:
  Noah Brooks (1656 - 1738)*
 
 Children:
  Dorothy Brooks Hunt (1686 - 1774)*
  Joshua Brooks (1688 - 1768)*
  Ebenezer Brooks (1691 - 1768)*
  Benjamin Brooks (1698 - 1793)*
  Mary Brooks Minott (1699 - 1760)*
  Thomas Brooks (1701 - 1790)*
 
 Siblings:
  Samuel Potter (1648 - 1676)*
  Elizabeth Potter Jones (1652 - 1694)*
  Mary Potter Barrett (1655 - 1713)*
  Judah Potter (1657 - 1731)*
  Dorothy Potter Brooks (1662 - 1752)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Here lyes ye Body of / Mrs. DOROTHY BROOKS / Wife to Mr NOAH / BROOKS Who departed this / Life March 15 1752 in ye / 90th Year of Her Age
 
Burial:
Old Hill Burying Ground
Concord
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: Tambra Wann
Originally Created by: Bill Boyington
Record added: Jan 22, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24096934
Dorothy <i>Potter</i> Brooks
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Dorothy <i>Potter</i> Brooks
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Dorothy <i>Potter</i> Brooks
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To My 7th Great Grand Aunt, May You Forever Rest in Peace
- Elton Ellis
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