Hannah Brook

Female2 January 1723–1795

Brief Life History of Hannah

When Hannah Brook was born on 2 January 1723, in Almondbury, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Brook, was 30 and her mother, Lydia Lee, was 29. She married John Collier on 28 May 1747, in Almondbury, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died in 1795, at the age of 72, and was buried in Almondbury, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Hannah? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

John Collier
1706–
Hannah Brook
1723–1795
Marriage: 28 May 1747
John Collier
1748–1802
Sarah Collier
1751–
Abel Collier
1755–1758
Joseph Collier
1757–
Hannah Collier
1761–1773
Jonas Collier
1767–
Lucy Collier
1770–

Sources (4)

  • Hannah Brook, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Hannah Collier, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"
  • Almondbury Parish Register - Hannah Brooke

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 May 1747Almondbury, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (3)

    Name Meaning

    English: topographic name for someone who lived by a brook, stream, water-meadows or low, marshy ground, from Middle English brook, Old English brōc ‘brook, stream’; or a habitational name from any of various places called with this word, such as Brook (Kent, Rutland) or Brooke (Norfolk).

    North German: topographic name for someone who lived by a water meadow or marsh, from Low German brook (cognate with German Bruch ‘swamp’ and Old English brōc; see 1 above).

    Americanized form of Dutch Broek: topographic name from broek, a cognate of 2 above.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.