Mary Dolley Fosdick

30 May 1773–15 April 1852 (Age 78)
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Mary Dolley

When Mary Dolley Fosdick was born on 30 May 1773, in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, her father, William Fosdick, was 31 and her mother, Dorothy Colt, was 28. She married Elisha Webster on 24 January 1793. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 15 April 1852, in Conesus, Livingston, New York, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Livonia, Livonia, Livingston, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elisha Webster
1772–1852
Mary Dolley Fosdick
1773–1852
Marriage: 24 January 1793
Elisha Webster
1793–1867
Betsey Webster
1812–
Moses Webster
1795–1807
Dolley Webster
1797–1852
John Webster
1798–1873
Harriett Amanda Webster
1800–1874
Roxena Webster
1802–1883
William Webster
1803–1883
Mary Jane Webster
1805–1888
Lawrence Webster
1807–1865
George Webster
1808–1854
Wealthy Warren Fosdick Webster
1810–1899

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 January 1793
children

(12)

    Elisha Webster

    Male1793–1867Male

    Moses Webster

    Male1795–1807Male

    Dolley Webster

    Female1797–1852Female

    John Webster

    Male1798–1873Male

    Female1800–1874Female

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 3

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 3

New York is the 11th state.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 21

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Lincolnshire, so called from the genitive case of the Old English byname Fōt, meaning ‘foot’ (or the Old Norse cognate Fótr), + Old English dīc ‘ditch’, ‘dike’ ( see Ditch ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dolly Webster in household of Elisha Webster, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Dolley Fosdick Webster, "Find A Grave Index"
  • New York, Find a Grave Index, 1660-2012

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