Molly Lane

1751–1809 (Age 58)
Sussex, Sussex, Virginia, United States

The Life of Molly

When Molly Lane was born in 1751, in Sussex, Sussex, Virginia, United States, her father, Joseph Jesse Lane, was 37 and her mother, Sarah Lucy Pride, was 31. She married Richard Andrews in 1769, in Surry, Virginia, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She died in 1809, in Sussex, Virginia, United States, at the age of 58.

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Family Time Line

Richard Andrews
1756–1795
Molly Lane
1751–1809
Marriage: 1769
Joseph Andrews
1780–1844
Thomas Andrews
1784–
Lucy Andrews
1786–
Susanna Andrews
1789–
Polly B Andrews
1791–
Sarah Andrews
1793–
Richard Andrews
1782–1856
Frances Andrews
1787–
Joseph Andrews
1787–1853
John Ellis Andrews
1794–1850

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1769
Surry, Virginia, British Colonial America
children

(10)

    Joseph Andrews

    Male1780–1844Male

    Richard Andrews

    Male1782–1856Male

    Thomas Andrews

    Male1784–Male

    Lucy Andrews

    Female1786–Female

    Frances Andrews

    Female1787–Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (7)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 7

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.
1776

Age 25

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 29

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived in a lane, Middle English, Old English lane, originally a narrow way between fences or hedges, later used to denote any narrow pathway, including one between houses in a town.2 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Laighin ‘descendant of Laighean’, a byname meaning ‘spear’, or ‘javelin’.3 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Luain ‘descendant of Luan’, a byname meaning ‘warrior’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Mary or Molly Lane -

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