'Brooksbank1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Brookbank of Alford, Brooksbank of Elland, Brooksbank of Hackney, Brooksbank of Healaugh

John Brookbank (a temp Henry VII who r. 1485-1509)
1. John Brookbank of Alford, Lincolnshire (bur 21.12.1592)
  m. (02.07.1564) Bridget Richardson
  A. Francis Brookbank (bpt 20.08.1570, bur 09.11.1614)
  m. _ Asterby (dau of _ Asterby of Aterby)
  i. Elizabeth or Jane Brookbank (bpt 02.06.1594)
  m. (21.05.1616) Thomas Jennison of Newark (or Nottingham)
  B. William Brookbank or Brooksbank of Alford (bpt 21.03.1571-2, bur 28.10.1616)
  m1. Elizabeth Forset (bur 26.09.1611, dau/heir of Francis Forset of Trusthorpe)
  i. John Brookbank or Brooksbank of Elland, Halifax, Yorkshire (bpt 22.02.1593-4)
  m. Grace
  a. Nicholas Brooksbank of Ware, Hertfordshire (d unm)
  b. John Brooksbank of Elland (b by 1615, d 1685)
  m. (30.08.1640) Judith Thornhill (b c1613, bpt 04.07.1615, d 30.11.1686, dau of Brian Thornhill of Elland)
  (1) John Brooksbank of Elland (b c1642, d 23.09.1715)
  m1. Mary Bailey (d 06.04.1676, dau of Samuel Bailey of Allerton, sister/heir of Rev. Samuel)
  (A) Judith Brooksbank (bpt 05.11.1673, d 1675-6)
  (B) Mary Brooksbank (b 14.11.1676, d 11.06.1743)
  m. (14.02.1694) Nathaniel Robinson of Gainsborough (b c1671, d 31.01.1730)
  m2. (21.11.1683) Bathshua Mashall (b c1641, d 16.04.1707, dau/coheir of Christopher Marshall
  (B) Joseph Brooksbank of Elland (b c1690)
  m1. (03.04.1711) Elizabeth Lodge (d 08.06.1728, dau of Widow Lodge of Savile Green)
  (i) Mary Brooksbank (b c1724, d 18.11.1765)
  m. _ Rayner
  (ii)+ other issue - John (b 1714, d 22.12.1715), George (b 01.1715), Christopher (b 22.09.1719), John (d 15.11.1723), Elizabeth (b 03.1718), Judith (b 26.10.1720, bur 14.06.1721), Sarah (b 11.03.1721, bur 03.07.1723), Bathshua (bur 24.04.1725)
  m2. (10.08.1733) Mary Smith (dau of Matthew Smith of Mixenden)
  (i)+ other issue - Matthew, John, Susanna
  (C) Judith Brooksbank (bpt 13.08.1692)
  m. (25.08.1711) Alexander Cough of Stockport
  (D) Sarah Brooksbank (d 01.02.1732-3)
  m. (02.10.1718) William Cornwall of Hull
  (E) Bathshua Brooksbank (b c1697)
  m. (09.1717) Ebenezer Spencer of Hunslet
  (2) Gilbert Brooksbank of Elland (b 1648-9, bur 16.02.1689, 3rd son)
  m. (06.03.1679-80) Sarah Brearcliffe (dau of John Brearcliffe of Halifax)
  (A) Dorothy Brooksbank
  m. (22.08.1700) Joseph Jackson of Leeds
  (B)+ other issue - Nicholas (a 1689), John (b 1685-6, d 26.06.1709), Hannah
(3) Joseph Brooksbank of Elland & Healaugh Manor (Yorkshire) (bpt 02.07.1654?, d 11.06.1726) only this line followed by BP1934 & Maddison
  m. (30.09.1679) Mary Stamp (b c1662, d 07.11.1727, dau/heir of Richard Stamp of Reading, brother of Sir Thomas, Lord Mayor of London)
  (A) Stamp Brooksbank of Healaugh & Hackney House (bpt 11.07.1694, d 24.05.1756, Governor of the Bank of England, MP)
  m. (18.10.1722) Elizabeth Thomson (dau/coheir of Joseph Thomson or Thompson of Hackney & Nonsuch Park)
  (i) Joseph Brooksbank of Healaugh & Hackney (b 1725, d 1759)
  m. (01.1752) Elizabeth Bond (b c1728, d 31.10.1810, dau/coheir of Benjamin Bond of London, m2. William Snell)
(a) Benjamin Brooksbank of Healaugh (b 30.07.1757, d 21.09.1842)
  m. (27.02.1782) Philippa Clitherow (d 03.05.1849, dau/coheir of Colonel James Clitherow or Clitheroe of Boston House by Anne Kemeys)
  ((1)) Stamp Brooksbank of Healaugh (b 31.03.1784, dsp 28.10.1856, Major)
  m. Anne Hunter (b 12.07.1787, d 15.01.1853, dau/coheir of John Hunter of Medomsley & Hermitage by Elizabeth, dau/coheir of Thomlinson Bunting of York)
  ((2)) James Brooksbank of (London then) Durham (b 21.09.1786, d 27.02.1870) had issue
  m. (19.07.1815) Ann Raper (d 19.12.1857, dau of John Raper of Abberford & Lotherton, son of John of Lotherton by Ann, dau/coheir of Rev. Thomas Lamplugh, grandson of Archbishop Lamplugh of York)
((3)) Joseph Brooksbank of The Beach, Cheshire (dsp 08.04.1853, Major)
  m. (07.06.1832) Susan James (dau of William James of Otterburn Tower)
  ((4)) Edward Hawke Brooksbank of Healaugh (b 19.12.1789, d 05.08.1883, vicar of Tickhill) had issue
  m1. (03.05.1825) Hannah Heywood (b 14.02.1788, dau/coheir of Benjamin Heywood of Stanley Hall)
  m2. Mary Parker (dsp 29.12.1877, dau of Hugh Parker of Tickhill)
  ((5)) Philippa Brooksbank (d 24.01.1869)
  m. (09.1828) Chevalier Giuseppi Pecchie of Milan (dsp 1835)
  ((6)) Jane Brooksbank (d 12.04.1878)
  m. (25.10.1813) John Lamplugh Lamplugh-Raper of Lamplugh Hall (dsp 1867)
  ((7)) Martha Sophia Brooksbank (d unm 12.08.1870)
(b) Catherine Brooksbank
  m. Thomas Page of Poynters
  (ii) Stamp Brooksbank of Mayfair (b 1726, d 1802)
  m1. (16.08.1750) _ Lamborne of Hackney
m2. (19.12.1771) Anne Gataker (dau of Thomas Gataker of Kensington, sister of Thomas of Mildenhall)
  (a) Anne Brooksbank
  m. (10.12.1795) William Villiers Robinson (rector of Grafton, son of Sir George, Bart)
  (b)+ other issue (dsp) - Stamp (d 14.12.1823), Henry of Mayfair (d 18.04.1847)
  (iii) William Brooksbank of The Beach, Cheshire (b 1741)
  (a) Anne Brooksbank (dsp 1832)
m. (17.07.1810) Sir Edward Hardinge John Stracey, Bart
  (iv) Frances Brooksbank
  m. _ Norman
  (v) Amelia Brooksbank
  m. Richard Ward of Salouse & Walcot
  (vi) Sophia Brooksbank
  m. Hardinge Stracey of Denne Hall & Nethersole House (eldest son of Sir John (recorder of London), brother of Sir Edward, 1st Bart of Rackheath Park)
  (vii)+ other issue - Mary (d unm 1810), Elizabeth (d unm 1809), others (d infant)
  (B) Mary Brooksbank
  m. Poulet Warner of Badmondsfield
  (C)+ other issue - Thomas (bpt 24.03.1697-8), John, Joseph (d 1773? rector of Belthorpe?), Mary, Elizabeth, Judith, others (d young - Benjamin, Richard, Judith, Ann, Sarah, Ann)
  One of Mary, Elizabeth & Judith d 02.1749 having (also) married ...
  m. Richard Rawlins
  (4)+ other issue - Nicholas (d unm bur 28.07.1690), Judith (d young), Judith (b c1640, d 16.02.1702)
  c. Gilbert Brooksbank (bpt 04.09.1616, bur 09.03.1670-1)
  m. (05.1643) Anne Walker (bur 05.09.1689)
  (1) Nicholas Brooksbank of Norfolk (bpt 12.01.1644-5, a 1702)
  m. Sarah (a 1689)
  (A) John Brooksbank
  (2) Gilbert Brooksbank of Halifax (bpt 24.01.1646-7, d 1689)
  (A)+ issue - John, Gilbert, Mercy
  (3) John Brooksbank (bpt 05.10.1649, d unm)
  (4) Sarah Brooksbank (bpt 01.02.1651-2)
  m. Henry Hoyle of Downham
  d. Sibil Brooksbank (bpt 21.12.1606)
  m1. _ Whitley of Ripponden
  m2. Samiel Gawkroger of Ripponden
  ii.+ other issue - William (bpt 19.12.1596), Bartholomew (bpt 22.03.1600-1), Launcelot (bpt 08.11.1608), Edward (bpt/bur 10.1609), Elizabeth (bpt 05.01.1594-5), Anne (bpt 25.11.1598), Alice (bpt 25.04.1603), Elena (bpt 14.08.1604), Bridget (bpt 17.06.1607), Mary (bpt 11.09.1611, bur 06.04.1626)
  m2. ??
  xii.+ other issue - Thomasine (bpt 24.12.1613), Dorothy (bpt 03.11.1615)
  C. John Brookbank (bpt 16.05.1576)
  m. Elizabeth Forsett (dau of Thomas Forsett, sister of Edward of Bilsby)
  i. George Brookbank
  m. Susan Candler (dau of Simon Candler of Walsingham, widow of Richard Richdale then Anthony Crewe)
  ii.+ other issue - Edward, Humphrey, John
  D. Anne Brookbank
  m. (09.11.1583) Paul Cooke
  E. Eleanor Brookbank (bpt 07.07.1566)
  m. (09.11.1583) Thomas Maddison of Trusthorpe
  F. Bridget Brookbank
  m. (25.07.1599) William Smith
  G.+ other issue - Christopher (bpt 17.06.1565, bur 16.08.1566), Elizabeth (bpt 19.07.1578)
2. Lancelot Brookbank (bur 20.09.1590)

Main source(s): BP1934 (Brooksbank), Maddison's Lincolnshire Pedigrees (1906, Brookbank of Alford),FMG (vol 4, MS614-5, 'Brooksbank', p1283+)
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