Thomas BROOKER (1611-1683)
and Anne STEER (c1610-1649)
married by licence issued on 6 June 1633 by the Archdeaconry of Lewes.
Thomas was then a husbandman and Anne a spinster, and they were both of Twineham, Sussex.
Thomas may have married again on 4 February 1649/50 to Margaret Wood
at Crawley, Sussex. (At one point I had thought Thomas and Anne were
my ancestors, but have since realised they were not.)
may have been baptised on 1 December 1611
in Hurstpierpoint, Sussex, and have been the son of
He may have been
buried on 20 January 1682/3 in Worth, but the burial register just records
the name and no further details. The Worth burial register also
records that a Thomas Brooker, senior was buried on 18 April 1649.
date and place of birth/baptism are unknown, to me. She was buried on 29 November 1649 in
Worth and was described as the wife of
Might she have been the daughter of John Steere and Alice Nicholas
who married on 22 June 1607 in Henfield, Sussex?
Thomas Brooker and Anne
Steer had 6 known children:
was baptised on 25 June 1637 in Worth. A child of Thomas Brooker
was buried on 9 September 1642 in Worth. Might the burial have been
of John or
an unbaptised child?
was baptised on 30 March 1639 in Worth and
buried there on 16 April 1639.
was baptised on 28 May 1641 in Worth and
buried there on 30 May 1641.
was baptised on 5 June 1643 in Worth.
married Mary Beadle on 28 October 1668 in Horley, Surrey.
Thomas and Mary may have had the following children:
Mary Brooker was baptised on 18 September 1669 in Worth.
Anne Brooker was baptised on 14 January 1671/2 in Worth.
Elizabeth Brooker was baptised on 19 April 1674 in Worth.
Thomas Brooker was baptised on 21 May 1676 in Worth. Did he
Chapman in 1699?
John Brooker was baptised on 19 May 1678 in Worth.
James Brooker was baptised on 17 October 1686 in Worth.
Brooker was baptised on 22 March 1644/5 in Worth. She may have married
in 1665. (They have their own
was baptised on 25 November 1649 in Worth
and buried there on 4 December 1649.
This page was reviewed on 9 April 2012