Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Rev. Edward Brooks” in chapter 1 of Medford Historical Society Papers, Volume 30.:
...Cotton Brown Brooks included Phillips Brooks, Bishop of Massachusetts, and his three brothers, all likewise Episcopal clergymen.
It was heroic and consecrated inheritance.
The second son of the Rev. Edward Brooks was the well-known Peter Chardon Brooks.
The era in which Mr. Brooks lived corresponded more or less exactly with growth of New England in mercantile and manufacturing interests.
The same year th...
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