Margaret Gustin

18 December 1785–1809 (Age 23)
Roxbury, Washington, Vermont, United States

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret Gustin was born on 18 December 1785, in Roxbury, Washington, Vermont, United States, her father, Josiah Levi Holden Gustin, was 37 and her mother, Margaret E. Wardner, was 36. She married Joshua Mather about 1797, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She died in 1809, in West Schuyler, Schuyler, Herkimer, New York, United States, at the age of 24.

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Family Time Line

Joshua Mather
Margaret Gustin
Marriage: about 1797
Seeley B Mather
Thomas G Mather

Spouse and Children

about 1797
New York, United States


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 1

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1791 · Vermont Becomes 14th State

Age 6

On March 4, 1791, Vermont became the 14th state.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 9

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

1 German and French: reduced form of Augustin .2 Slovenian (Guštin): reduced form of the personal name Avguštin ( see Augustin ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Peggy Gustin, "Vermont, Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Peggy Gustin, "New Hampshire, Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Margaret Gustin Mather, "Find A Grave Index"

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