When Peace Rebecca Botsford was born on 9 April 1784, in Judea, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States, her father, Jonathan J Botsford II, was 42 and her mother, Abigail Curtis, was 39. She married John Fitzwater before 1802, in Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Jerusalem, Yates, New York, United States for about 15 years. She died on 8 June 1866, in Potter, Yates, New York, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Potter, Yates, New York, United States.
English: habitational name from either of two places, in Lincolnshire and Leicestershire, named Bottesford, from Old English botl ‘building’ + ford ‘ford’.