Name: Grace Genevieve Pierpont
Birth: 16 NOV 1877 in North Haven, New Haven county, Connecticut
Death: AFT 1940
Change Date: 26 MAR 2017
Grace is found in the 1880 Connecticut census, New Haven county, North Haven. She is age 2 and born in Connecticut.
Grace G. Brockett is found in the 1900 Connecticut census, New Haven county, North Haven. She was born November 1877 in Connecticut, she is age 32 and has been married for 1 year and had one child living. Her husband is living with her grandmother, he was born November 1871 in Connecticut. Her son John was born March 1900 in New York.
Mrs. Frank L. Brockett is found in the 1910 Connecticut census, New Haven county, North Haven. She is age 32, has been married for 11 years and had 4 children, all living. She and her children are living with her parents, her husband is not in the home. She was born in Connecticut as were her parents. At home is John P. age 10 and born in New York, Daniel R. age 7 and born in West Virginia, Grace Caroline age 4 and born in West Virginia and Mary Land age 2 and born in Illinois.
Her son John P. Brockett is found in the 1920 Connecticut census, New Haven, North Haven. He is living with her parents, age 19, born in New York, both parents in Connecticut. He is a clerk in his grandfather?s store.
Frank S. Brockett is found in the 1920 New York census, Rensselaer county, Pittstown town. He rents his home and is age 48. He was born in Connecticut as were his parents. He is a lumber manufacturer. He is married, but Grace is not in the household. At home are Daniel R. age 17, born in West Virgina, Grace C. age 14, also born in West Virginia and Mary L. age 12 and born in Illinois.
Frank S. Brockett is found in the 1930 New York census, Washington county, Jackson township. He is age 58 and married first at age 29. He was born in Connecticut as were his parents, he is a lumberman for a lumber company. He is married to Jennie A. age 58, married first at age 28, born in New York as were his parents.
Grace P. Brockett is found in the 1940 Florida census, Palm Beach County, Lake Worth. She is a widow, age 62, born in Connecticut. In 1935 she lived in Palm Beach. She had completed 3 years of college. She lives with her daughter, Grace Stanley, a widow age 34, and her two children, Mortimer age 10 and Isabella age 9, both born in Connecticut. Grace had completed 2 years of high school. No one has an occupation. In 1940 Frank and second wife Jennie are living in Cambridge, New York.
Grace Brockett born 1877 in New Haven, Connecticut, age 50, departed Glasgow, Scotland and arrived in New York on 12 August 1928 on the ship Cameronia.
Grace applied for DAR membership using Azariah Wright as one of her ancestors. She was member 28343. She married Frank Shelton Brockett.
The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution Volume 29
[p.127] Mrs. Grace G. Pierpont Brockett.
DAR ID Number: 28343
Born in North Haven, Connecticut.
Wife of Frank S. Brockett.
Descendant of Elijah Stanton and of Capt. Azariah Wright.
Daughter of Joseph Pierpont and Harriet Brockett, his wife.
Granddaughter of Rufus Pierpont and Harriet Richards, his wife; Atwater Eaton
Brockett and Cynthia Harriet Stanton, his wife.
Gr.-granddaughter of Luther Abijah Richards and Mary Page, his wife; Joshua
Whitney Stanton and Eliza Dutcher, his wife.
Gr.-gr.-granddaughter of Joel Page and Mary Wright (1765-1850), his wife;
Elijah Stanton and Jemima Beach, his wife.
Gr.-gr.-gr.-granddaughter of Azariah Wright and Miriam Hall, his second wife.
Elijah Stanton, (1750-1833), was at the siege of Boston and in the New York
campaign. He was born in Preston; died in Salisbury, Conn.
Also No. 16032.
Azariah Wright, (1737-1811), served as second lieutenant and captain in the
Cumberland county militia. He was born in Northfield, Mass.; died in
Daniel Richards Brockett was born 13 August 1902 in Grant District, Monongalia county, West Verginia to Frank D. and Grace P.
Frank Shelton Brockett is buried in the New Center Cemetery in North Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, born 25 September 1871 and died in 1956.
From the Fort Pierce, Florida News Tribune, 1 September 1953, page 8, column 7
Notice of Suit
In the Name of the State of Florida to?
Grace P. Brockett, a widow, residence unknown, if living and if dead, all parties claiming interest, by through, under or against, Grace P. Brockett ???
Father: Joseph Pierpont b: 11 MAR 1853 in North Haven, New Haven county, Connecticut
Mother: Harriet Blanche Brockett b: 14 AUG 1853 in Connecticut
- Type: Book
Periodical: DAR Collected Volumes
Publication: Daughters of the American Revolution