Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Nicholas Brooke

Male Bef 1600 - Aft 1649  (> 51 years)


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  • Name Nicholas Brooke 
    Born Bef 1600  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1649  York County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I060468  Tree1
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 

    Children 
     1. Henry Brooke,   b. Abt 1614, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1662/63, Westmoreland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 49 years)
     2. Nicholas Brooke,   b. Bef 1620, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1693, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 75 years)
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F15681  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 2; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 167
      HENRY BROOKE, Jr., Merchant to NICHOLAS BROOKE, assignment of the above. Consideration: 7,000 Lbs. Tobacco with cask. Mar. 3, 1645, Page 90. Witnesses: Sandi. Abbott & Edm. Mathewes, Possession of the above plantation was delivered to said Henry by Elizabeth, the relict & Admix. of said Popeley.
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      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 2; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 167
      JOHN BROACH, 300 acs. York Co., July 9, 1646, Page 94. Neare the Midle Plantation, adj. Nicholas Brooke, S. S. W. upon the Horse path, W. by N. upon land of Nicholas Sabbrell N. by E. upon the Indian Spring and S. E. towards Samuell Mathewes. Trans. of 6 pers: Robert Hand, Antho. Shandall, Mathew Todd, Ann Richards, Mary Edwards, John Woldridge.
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      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 2; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 187
      NICHOLAS BROOKE, Senr., Gent., 500 acs. Yorke Co., 12 July, 1649, p. 192. Commonly called by the name of Middle Plantation; bounded S. E. upon land formerly belonging to Tho. Lucas, N. W. upon the great swamp, & S. W. upon the Palisadoe. Formerly granted to Nicholas Brooke, Jr., 13 Aug. 1646 & purchased by sd. Brooke, Sr., of his son.
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      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 2; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 187
      NICHOLAS BROOKE, Junr. to NICHOLAS BROOKE, Senr., "for a valuable consideration to me in hand payd before the date hereof by Mr. Nicholas Brooke, Senr., my father", etc. 12 July 1649, p. 192. Witnessed by: Robert Huberd & Matt. Huberd.
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      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 2; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 205
      CAPT. CHARLES LEECH, 1250 acs. Yorke Co., 7 Nov. 1650, p. 270. Upon the head of one of the branches of Queens Cr. & the N. Eastermost br. of Powatan, part whereof is in Yorke & the latter in James City Co., bounded S. & by W. upon the Horse Path, S. W. upon land of Mr. Richard Kemp, Esqr., decd., N. N. E. upon land of Thomas Prise & E. N. E. upon land of Capt. Richard Popeley. Trans. of 25 per: Nicolas Brooke, Senr., Nicholas Brooke, Junr., Nicholas Brooke Nephew to Senr., Edward Evans, Barnett Peterson, Charles Leech himselfe, Robert Tiskin (or Tilkin), Peter Leech, Peter Garland, Robert Thompson, Robert Smith, Thomas Hanson, John South, Richd. Chantry, Wm. Leach, John Benjon (or Benson), by himselfe."
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      Cavaliers and Pioneers, Patent Book No. 2; [Nell Marion Nugent]; Page 224
      NICHOLAS BROOKE, the younger, Merchant, 500 acs. Yorke Co., 13 Aug. 1646, p. 360. Commonly called by the name of the Middle plantation, bounded S. W. upon the Pallisadoes, N. E. into the forrest, S. W. upon land formerly belonging unto Thomas Lucas, & N. W. upon the great swamp. The said 500 acs. being formerly granted unto Capt. Richard Popely for his first seating there & confirmed by order of Court 6 June 1639, & due unto Henry Brooke, Younger, Merchant, by bill of sale under the hand and seale of the said Capt. Popely bearing date 16 Mar. 1643, which deed remaineth upon record at James City, & since conveyed by the sd. Henry unto the sd. Nicholas Brooke by Bargain & Seale dated 3 Mar. 1645, which deed of sale remaineth upon record under this patent.
      Wittness these presents that I Nicholas Brooke Junr. for a Valueable Consideration to mee in hand paid before the date hereof of Mr. Nicholas Brooke Senr. my father doe bargaine sell, assign and sett over the within mentioned patent and the Land therein bounded being called the Middle Plantation to my said father his heires or assignes for ever, with Warrantee against all persons that shall lay any Claime to the premises. Wittness my hand this 12th of July 1649. Nicho. Brooke Junr. Witnessed by: Robert Huberd, Mathew Huberd.

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