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Leverett Saltonstall

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Leverett Saltonstall

55th Governor of Massachusetts


    Peter Chardon Brooks

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    • 2nd Great-grandfather of Leverett Saltonstall — 5th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 24 
    • Birth Date:
    • 6 Jan 1767 
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    • Death Date:
    • 1 Jan 1849 
    • Death Location:
    • Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts 
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    • Burial Location:
    • Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts 
    • Marriage Date:
    • ABT 1792 
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    • Children:

    • Gorham Brooks (Ahnentafel No:12 )

      Abigail Brown Brooks

      Charlotte Gray Brooks

    • Notes: 
    • Peter Chardon Brooks is said to have been Massachusetts's first millionaire.

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  • Sources for Peter Chardon Brooks

    • 4 Brooks, Charles and revised by James M. Usher, History of the Town of Medford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, from its First Settlement i n 1630 to 1855, Boston: Rand, Avery, and Company (1886), 529.
    • 5 Hughes, Thomas Patrick and Frank Munsell, editors, American Ancestry: Giving the Name and Descent in the Male Line of Americans Whose Ancestor s Settled in the U.S., Vol. 04, Albany, New York: Joel Munsell's Sons (1889), 76.
    • 8 Woodbury, Charles Levi, Genealogical Sketches of the Woodbury Family: Its Intermarriages and Connections, Manchester, New Hampshire: The John B. Clarke Company (1904), 63.