Mindwell Brush

1752–1 May 1840 (Age 88)
New Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of Mindwell

When Mindwell Brush was born in 1752, in New Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States, her father, Thomas Brush, was 36 and her mother, Lucy Ball, was 35. She married Daniel Smith on 24 November 1773, in New Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 1 May 1840, in Patterson, Putnam, New York, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Maple Avenue Cemetery, Patterson, Putnam, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Abijah Starr
1745–1839
Mindwell Brush
1752–1840
Marriage: about 1780
Deborah Starr
1792–1861
Mindwell Starr
1794–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1780New Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
  • Children

    (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (6)

    1776
    Age 24
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    1788
    Age 36
    Date of Statehood: February 6, 1788, the fifth State
    1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York
    Age 45
    Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.

    Name Meaning

    English: metonymic occupational name for a brush maker, from Middle English brush ‘brush’ (Old French brosse ‘brushwood’).Americanized form of German Brusch or Brüsch ‘heather, broom, brushwood’ (see Bruesch ).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Bruesch

    Sources (2)

    • Legacy NFS Source: Mindwell Brush - Published information: birth: 1759; New Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
    • Mindwell Starr, "Find A Grave Index"

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