Boaz Brookins

about 1728–
New York City, New York, United States

The Life of Boaz

When Boaz Brookins was born about 1728, in New York City, New York, United States, his father, Philip Brookins, was 23 and his mother, Sarah Keyes, was 20. He married Submit Calender about 1752, in Sheffield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Poultney, Rutland, Vermont, United States for about 19 years. He died in United States.

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Boaz Brookins
Submit Calender
Marriage: about 1752
Boaz Brookins
Diadema Brookins

Spouse and Children

about 1752
Sheffield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States


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World Events (6)


Age 48

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

Age 48

New York is the 11th state.

Age 61

George Washington elected first president of United States.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a stream, from a derivative of Old English brōc ‘stream’ ( see Brook ). In Britain the form Brooking is much commoner.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Boaz Brookings, "United States Census, 1790"
  • 1800 United States Federal Census
  • 1790 United States Federal Census

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