Robert Brooke

Male 1639 - 1667  (27 years)
Person ID: I11932 


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  • Name Robert Brooke  [1
    Relationshipwith Jeffrey Scott Vitter
    Born 21 Apr 1639  London, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 1667  Calvert, Cecil, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Siblings
     1. Charles Brooke (ID:I11931),   b. 3 Apr 1636, London, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1671, Calvert, Cecil, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
     2. Roger Brooke (ID:I11045),   b. 20 Sep 1637, Brecon, Powys, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1700, Calvert, Cecil, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     3. John Brooke (ID:I11933),   b. 20 Sep 1640, London, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1677, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
     4. Mary Brooke (ID:I11934),   b. 14 Apr 1642, London, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Calvert, Cecil, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. William Brooke (ID:I11935),   b. 1 Dec 1643, London, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Calvert, Cecil, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Ann Brooke (ID:I11936),   b. 22 Jan 1645, London, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Francis Brooke (ID:I11937),   b. 30 May 1648, London, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1670, Calvert, Cecil, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)
     8. Basil Brooke (ID:I11938),   b. 1651, De la Brooke, Calvert, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1651, De la Brooke, Calvert, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)

    Parents

    Family ID: F4016 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart  
    Father Gov. Robert Brooke (ID:I11051),   b. 3 Jun 1602, White Marsh, Southampton, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1655, Brooke Place Manor, Calvert, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Mainwaring (ID:I11053),   b. 1605, St. Giles-in-the-Fields, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1663, Calvert, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 11 May 1635  London, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Reference Number 90885 
    Notes 
    • From the Brooke Family Papers - "May the 11th, 1635, Robert Brooke was married to Mary, second daughter to Roger Mainwaring, Doctor of Divinity & Dean of Worcester, wh: Mary was born at St. Giles-in-the-Fields, London." Roger Mainwaring, the father of Robert Brooke's second wife, subsequently became Bishop of St. David's and came into collision with Parliament through his over zealous advocacy of the royal prerogative.
      (Maryland Historical Magazine, Vol. 1 (1906), p. 66-73.)
      [SmithG.FTW]

      From the Brooke Family Papers - "May the 11th, 1635, Robert Brooke was married to Mary, second daughter to Roger Mainwaring, Doctor of Divinity & Dean of Worcester, wh: Mary was born at St. Giles-in-the-Fields, London." Roger Mainwaring, the father of Robert Brooke's second wife, subsequently became Bishop of St. David's and came into collision with Parliament through his over zealous advocacy of the royal prerogative.
      (Maryland Historical Magazine, Vol. 1 (1906), p. 66-73.)

    Other Personal Events

    Reference Number 12468 
  • Event Map

    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Apr 1639 - London, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1667 - Calvert, Cecil, Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes

    • [SmithG.FTW]

      In Gust Skordes' "Early Settlers of Maryland", pg.62. -
      Brooke, Robert, Liber 1, Folio 165, Transported 1650. Son of Robert.

      On pg. 39. in "The Jesuit Missions of St. Mary's County, Maryland" by Edwin Warfield Beitzell states, "In 1681... two boys were sent to St. Omer's, Robert Brooke, who was the first native-born Mary lander to become a Jesuit, and a son of Luke Gardiner, probably Thomas Gardiner...".
      On pg. 50, " Fr. Robert Brooke had returned to Maryland about 1696."
      Pg. 54 says that "A new manor house was built at St. Inigoes of brick...built in the early 1700's (1705), the builder was probably Father Robert Brooke, S.J., who was stationed in the County at that time."
      Pg. 58, "He was succeeded in Newtown by Father Robert Brooke, S.J., who was born in Maryland on October 24, 1663.
  • Source Citations

    1. [S255] Family Database SmithG.FTW.
      Date of Import: 1 Dec 2004

    2. [S179] Maryland Genealogies from the Maryland Historical Magazine, Robert W. Barnes, (Name: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore, MD., 1980;), ISBN 0-8063-0887-7., Vol.1, Pg.94.

    3. [S180] Maryland Historical Magazine, Vol. 1 (1906), p. 66-73.