George Brooks of Blenheim

???? - 1832


Owner of Blenheim in Manchester until his death c. 1832. Married to Sarah Brooks nee Wright (q.v.) and father of George Brooks (q.v.) who inherited the bulk of his estate. In his will dated 10/06/1831 he reportedly said 'My debts heavy and West India property much deprec[i]ated.'

Further Information

Married but no further details

Associated Estates (3)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1815 [EA] - 1829 [LA] → Owner
- 1831 [LA] → Tenant-in-tail or Remainderman

George Brooks died before he inherited one moiety of the Blenheim estate, in which his aunt Elizabeth Dunn held a life interest: he willed the moiety to his own son, George.

1829 [EA] - → Receiver

Relationships (7)

Deceased Husband → Widow
Deceased → Heir-at-law
Notes →
Also presumed to be father and son...
Great-nephew → Great-uncle
Notes →
Oliver shows George Brooks the elder as the great-uncle of George Brooks of...
Son → Mother
Father-in-law → Son-in-law
Nephew → Uncle
Notes →
James Virgo Dunn left George Brooks a moiety in Chester estate subject to the life interest of his widow Elizabeth Dunn [Caribbeana Vol. III p....
Nephew → Aunt