Dolly Andrews

about 1754–
Stillwater, Stillwater, Saratoga, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Dolly

Dolly Andrews was born about 1754, in Stillwater, Stillwater, Saratoga, New York, United States. She married Jacob Bidwell in 1780, in Stillwater, Stillwater, Saratoga, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Bidwell
1758–1826
Dolly Andrews
1754–
Marriage: 1780
Bidwell
1784–
Hinman Bidwell
1789–1868
Ruth Bidwell
1791–1850
Louisa Bidwell
1793–1846
Scepter C. Bidwell
1795–1838

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1780Stillwater, Stillwater, Saratoga, New York, United States
  • Children

    (5)

    World Events (8)

    1776
    Age 22
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    1776
    Age 22
    New York is the 11th state.
    1786 · Shays' Rebellion
    Age 32
    Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Andrew , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. This is the usual southern English patronymic form, also found in Wales; the Scottish and northern English form is Anderson . In North America, this surname has absorbed various cognates from other languages, e.g. Polish Andrzejewski , Slovenian Andrejčič, Serbian and Croatian Andrić (see Andric ), and Czech Ondráček (see Ondracek ).Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Mac Aindreis or Irish Mac Aindriú, see McAndrew .History: This was a common name among the early settlers in New England. Robert Andrews emigrated in 1635 from Norwich, England, to Ipswich, MA. Even before 1635, one Thomas Andrews is recorded as being established in Hingham. A certain William Andrews was a member of John Davenport's company, which sailed from Boston in 1638 to found the New Haven colony.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Andrus
    Andrew
    Andros

    Sources (3)

    • Dolly Bidwell in entry for Hirman Bidwell, "Michigan Deaths, 1867-1897"

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