Rachel Beardsley

Brief Life History of Rachel

When Rachel Beardsley was born on 28 December 1771, in Nichols, Trumbull, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States, her father, John Beardslee, was 36 and her mother, Rachael Smith, was 33. She married Elijah Booth about 1795, in Catharine, Schuyler, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She died on 1 October 1841, at the age of 69, and was buried in Catharine, Schuyler, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elijah Booth
1773–1841
Rachel Beardsley
1771–1841
Marriage: about 1795
Ransom Eben Booth
1796–1870
Solmon S. Booth
1798–1864
Winthrop Elijah Booth
1802–1875
John Isaac Booth
1804–1863

Sources (3)

  • Rachel Beardslee, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"
  • Rachel Beardsley Booth, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Rachel Beardslee, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"

World Events (8)

1776

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

1776

New York is the 11th state.

1791

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

Name Meaning

English (Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire): variant of Bardsley .

History: William Beardsley, mason, came to New England in 1635 from London aboard the Planter.

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

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