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Francis Taliaferro Brooke
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Birth: Aug. 27, 1763
Spotsylvania County
Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 3, 1851
Spotsylvania County
Virginia, USA

Son of Richard Brooke &
Ann Hay [Taliferro] Brooke

1st Married:
Mary Randolph Spotswood
October 3, 1791
Nottingham, VA - Northampton Co.

2nd Married:
Mary Champe Carter
February 14, 1804
Fredericksburg Co., VA

Francis and his older twin John
were appointed First Lieutenants
in Gen. Harrison's First Continental
Regiment of Artillery at the age
of 16.
They fought in the Virginia campaign.
After the battle of Green Spring they
were ordered south to join
MGen. Nathaniel Greene in the Southern
Department not returning to VA until
Aug 1782 when they returned home to
"Smithfield."

Judge of the Virginia Court of Appeals


INSCRIPTION:
This monument is erected by his only
surviving son, who will ever cherish
his memory with filial affection.
 
 
Family links: 
 Children:
  John Francis Brooke (1795 - 1849)*
  Robert Spotswood Brooke (1800 - 1851)*
  Mary Randolph Spotswood Brooke Berkeley (1803 - 1875)*
  Francis Edward Brooke (1813 - 1874)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Brooke Cemetery
Spotsylvania County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: LoRetta Hughes
Record added: Apr 18, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26119063
Francis Taliaferro Brooke
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Francis Taliaferro Brooke
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Francis Taliaferro Brooke
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- Ryan Curtis
 Added: Sep. 14, 2014
In memory of Francis Taliaferro Brooke and in gratitude for his service in the Revolutionary War.
- Georgia Girl
 Added: Sep. 14, 2013

- Steven Dunn
 Added: Dec. 30, 2012
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