When Priscilla Metcalf was born on 29 July 1759, in Lebanon, New London, Connecticut, United States, her father, Andrew Metcalf, was 22 and her mother, Zerviah Hyde, was 18. She married Samuel Robinson on 9 September 1778, in Lebanon, New London, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 20 May 1850, in Village of Oxford, Oxford, Chenango, New York, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Brisben, Chenango, New York, United States.
English (Yorkshire): apparently a nickname from Middle English mete ‘meat, food’ + calf ‘calf’, i.e. ‘calf to be fattened up for eating’.
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