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Mary BROOKS

Female 1827 - 1911  (83 years)


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  • Name Mary BROOKS  [1
    Born 2 Dec 1827  White Sands, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Christened 20 Apr 1828  Murray Harbour, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Mary BROOKS, daughter of John BROOKS and Frances; born 2 December 1828 and baptised 20 April 1828, by William Webb. [The date of birth most likely an error.] Anne Brooks
    Gender Female 
    Died 11 Nov 1911  Wiarton, Bruce, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7
    • Mary WOODMAN, age 83 yrs., 10 mos., 9 days, died 11 October 1911 in Wiarton, Ontario; born 2 December 1828 in Prince Edward Island. She was a widow; parent's names and places of birth were unknown. Informant: Laura WOODMAN, residing in Wiarton. Cause of death was "old age, hemorrhage of lump, 5 months". [Based on her baptism, this year of birth is incorrect.]
    Buried Bayview Cemetery, Wiarton, Grey, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Buried, section 2, no. 250, with husband, daughters Laura and Alice, and son-in-law.
    Person ID I190  Nosworthy
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2017 

    Father John BROOKS,   b. 2 Jan 1800, Scagglethorpe, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1890, Murray Harbour, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Frances BROWN,   b. Abt 1793, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1881, Murray Harbour, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 88 years) 
    Married 18 Feb 1822  Old Malton Parish Church, Old Malton, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • John BROOKS, of this parish, and Frances BROWN, of the Parish of Sinnington, were married in this church by Banns, with consent of parents, this 18th day of February in the year one thousand eight hundred and twenty two. Both John and Frances signed the register. Married in the Parish Church of Old Malton. Witnesses, Robert BROWN and Joseph NENDICK; both signed. Curate C.A. Binney. [9]
    Documents
    Census 1881: Lot 64, Prince Edward Island
    Census 1881: Lot 64, Prince Edward Island
    Two generations of Brooks: John and Ann; Joseph and Caroline; and John and Frances Brooks living side by side.
    Marriage: Brooks and Brown
    Marriage: Brooks and Brown
    John Brooks and Frances Brown married at St. Mary's Church, Old Malton, Yorkshire. The document shows that both could sign their names. To see a photo of St. Mary's Click here. Click "Back" on your browser to return to this page.

    Histories
    THE GOOD OLD DAYS
    THE GOOD OLD DAYS
    Family ID F53  Group Sheet

    Family Rev. William WOODMAN,   b. Abt 1821, Morchard Bishop, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1900, Wiarton, Bruce, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Married 24 Feb 1859  Charlottetown, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • Marriage licence obtained 22 February 1859 between Rev. William WOODMAN of Lot 19 and Mary BROOKS of White Sands.

      Mary BROOKS, Spinster; William WOODMAN, Bachelor; married 24 Feb 1859 by License by Cephas Barker. Witnesses: Henry BROOKS and John PICKARD.(Archives)

      The marriage was reported in the Islander: Married at Charlottetown, by Mr. C. Barker, Mr. W. WOODMAN, Bible Christian Minister, to Miss Mary BROOKS of White Sands.(Index) [10, 11]
    Children 
     1. Annie Francis WOODMAN,   b. Nov 1859, Charlottetown, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1930, Wiarton, Bruce, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years)
     2. Laura Jane WOODMAN,   b. 26 May 1861, Charlottetown, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1945  (Age 83 years)
     3. Albert John WOODMAN,   b. 1 Nov 1862, Charlottetown, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1934  (Age 71 years)
     4. Leah B. WOODMAN,   b. Abt 1865, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Alice Brown WOODMAN,   b. 14 Aug 1866, Peterborough, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1926, North Keppel, Grey, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    Documents
    Census 1871: Scott Twp., Ontario
    Census 1871: Scott Twp., Ontario
    William and Mary Woodman living with four children in Scott Twp., Ontario.
    Marriage: Woodman and Brooks
    Marriage: Woodman and Brooks
    William Woodman and Mary Brooks married 24 February 1859.
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2017 
    Family ID F389  Group Sheet

  • Headstones
    WOODMAN WILSON
    WOODMAN WILSON

    WILLIAM WOODMAN
    1821-1900
    MARY His wife
    1827-1911
    LAURA JANE
    1861-1945

    JOHN WILSON
    1869-1929
    ALICE His wife
    1866-1926
    ALICE EFFIE
    1900-1965


  • Sources 
    1. [S90] BROOKS Family History (original / unsourced), Mildred Winona Brooks; Janet Crowder; one anonymous contributor, (1963 and 1975).

    2. [S53] Census of Canada, 1901, (31 March 1901).

    3. [S751] Index: Prince Edward Island Baptism Card Index 1721-1875, (www.familysearch.org; original images online).

    4. [S185] Register: Methodist Register of Baptisms, Murray Harbour, (Transcribed for Island Register website by Kathie SENCABAUGH).

    5. [S215] Archives: Canadian National Archives.

    6. [S216] Cemetery Transcripts.

    7. [S200] Registration of Death.

    8. [S209] Photograph.

    9. [S40] Parish Register, Old Malton, Yorkshire: Bishops Transcripts 1600-1868, (Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah).

    10. [S239] Archives: Provincial Archives and Records Office of P.E.I.

    11. [S174] Master Name Index, Public Archives and Records Office of P.E.I.


  

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