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Re: Marsena/Sarah (Boss) Brooks, Ashtabula Co., c.1860s.
Posted by: Thomas Kerwin (ID *****3248) Date: October 16, 2009 at 06:11:56
In Reply to: Marsena/Sarah (Boss) Brooks, Ashtabula Co., c.1860s. by Sue Wemett of 68597

I'm not related to this family.

Marsena Brooks [he never moved to OH]
b. 4 SEP 1813 in Brimfield, MA
d. 23 APR 1884 in Ellicottville, NY

1850, 1860 & 1870 census records do not show family relationships or parental birthplaces.

1850 -
Name: Marsena Brooks
Age: 35
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1815
Birth Place: Massachusetts
Gender: Male
Home in 1850(City,County,State): Ellicottville, Cattaraugus, New York

Marsena Brooks 35 = grocer
Minerva Brooks 32, NY
Elizabeth Brooks 5, NY
Emma Brooks 3, NY
Mary Brooks 1, NY
Letitia Decker 19, NY

1860 -
Name: Mrsena Brooks [note spelling]
Age in 1860: 46
Birth Year: abt 1814
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Home in 1860: Ellicottville, Cattaraugus, New York
Gender: Male
Post Office: Ellicottville

Mrsena Brooks 46, MASS - grocer
Minerva Brooks 43, NY
Elizabeth Brooks 15, NY
Emma Brooks 13, NY
Mary Brooks 11, NY
Edwin Brooks 9, NY
Henrietta Brooks 6, NY
Willie B Brooks 4, NY

1870 -
Name: Marsena Brooks
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1812
Age in 1870: 58
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Home in 1870: Ellicottville, Cattaraugus, New York
Race: White
Gender: Male
Post Office: Ellicottville

Marsena Brooks 58, Mass - grocer
Menewa Brooks 53, NY
Emma Brooks 23, NY
Mary Brooks 21, NY
Etta E Brooks 15, NY
Willie B Brooks 14, NY
Edwin D King 28, NY [unknown relation]
Libbie B King 25, NY [unknown relation]
William R Pinder 24, NY [unknown relation]

1880 -
Name: Marsena Brooks
Home in 1880: Ellicottville, Cattaraugus, New York
Age: 66
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1814
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
Spouse's Name: Anna M.
Father's birthplace: Massachusetts
Mother's birthplace: Massachusetts
Neighbors: View others on page
Occupation: Retired Grocer
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male

Marsena Brooks 66, MASS
Anna M. Brooks 63, NY
Henrietta Brooks 25, NY
Edwin S. King 36, NY - druggist; s/inlaw married to Wealthy
Wealthy E. King 35, NY
Helena M. King 8, NY = g/dau

1900 - Marsena Brooks is not listed in OH

1860 -
Name: Margera A Ives
Age in 1860: 32
Birth Year: abt 1828
Birthplace: New York
Home in 1860: Jefferson, Ashtabula, Ohio
Gender: Female
Post Office: Jefferson

Edmond E Ives 34, OH - carpenter
Margera A Ives 32, NY
Adell Ives 9, OH
Frank Ives 8, OH
Alvena Ives 3, OH
Eugene Ives 6.12, OH

WHO is your gg-grandmother & her twin brother??
Need 1st names + DOB's + birthplaces

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