Maria Brooks

about 1792–
Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Maria

When Maria Brooks was born about 1792, in Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States, her father, John Brooks, was 29 and her mother, Mary Coe, was 28. She married Hugh Kincaid about 1816, in Illinois, United States. She died in Illinois, United States.

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Hugh Kincaid
1795–
Maria Brooks
1792–
Marriage: about 1816

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1816
Illinois, United States

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siblings

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World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 2

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1818

Age 26

Illinois is the 21st state.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 33

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the possessive case of Brook (i.e. ‘of the brook’).2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Jewish surnames.3 Americanized spelling of German Brucks .

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

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