Margaret De Wolf

13 January 1757–16 March 1803 (Age 46)
Killingworth, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret De Wolf was born on 13 January 1757, in Killingworth, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States, her father, Jehiel DeWolf Sr., was 32 and her mother, Phebe Cobb, was 24. She had at least 4 sons and 5 daughters with Samuel Witter. She died on 16 March 1803, at the age of 46.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Witter
1752–1789
Margaret De Wolf
1757–1803
Sarah Witter
1775–1838
Elishabeth Witter
1776–
Daniel Witter
1779–
Thomas Witter
1781–1784
Emma Witter
1782–
Eunice Witter
1783–1783
Emma Olive
1784–
Ezra Witter
1787–1848
Samuel Witter
1789–1848

Spouse and Children

children

(9)

    Sarah Witter

    Female1775–1838Female

    Elishabeth Witter

    Female1776–Female

    Daniel Witter

    Male1779–Male

    Thomas Witter

    Male1781–1784Male

    Emma Witter

    Female1782–Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 19

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 24

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.
1783 · A Free America

Age 26

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

Indian: variant of Dey .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Margaret Dewolf in entry for Elisha_ Witter, "Canada Births and Baptisms, 1661-1959"
  • Margaret Dewolf in entry for Elisha_ Witter, "Nova Scotia, Births and Baptisms, 1702-1896"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Margaret De Wolf - Published information: birth: 13 January 1757; Killingworth, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States

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