Roxanna Hinsdale

10 June 1778–4 January 1832 (Age 53)
Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of Roxanna

When Roxanna Hinsdale was born on 10 June 1778, in Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, her father, Elijah Hinsdale, was 34 and her mother, Ruth Bidwell, was 28. She married Capt Ezekiel Andrews Sr on 11 December 1796, in Stillwater, Stillwater, Saratoga, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 4 January 1832, in her hometown, at the age of 53, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, New Britain, Hartford, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

Capt Ezekiel Andrews Sr
Roxanna Hinsdale
Marriage: 11 December 1796
Alfred Andrews
Thesta Andrews
Alura Andrews
Edwin Norton Andrews
Mary Bidwell Andrews
Ezekial Andrews Jr.
Nathan Hosmer Andrews
Roxana Andrews
Jane Louisa Andrews
Elijah Hinsdale Andrews
Ellen Maria Andrews

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World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution
Age 3
Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold
Age 3
The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment
Age 16
The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

English: perhaps a variant of Hindle , a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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

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Sources (6)

  • Mrs Curtis in entry for Roxana Smith, "Massachusetts Town Deaths Index, ca. 1640-1961"
  • Curtis in entry for Roxana Smith, "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915, 1921-1924"
  • Roxanna Andrews, "Connecticut, Charles R. Hale Collection, Vital Records, 1640-1955"

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