Seth Drew

15 May 1822–23 January 1900 (Age 77)
Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Seth

When Seth Drew was born on 15 May 1822, in Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Seth Drew, was 44 and his mother, Mary Molly Washburn, was 41. He married Emily Fuller Robbins on 8 October 1848, in Kingston, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 23 January 1900, in Kingston, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Kingston, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

Seth Drew
Emily Fuller Robbins
Marriage: 8 October 1848
Emma Parkman Drew
Charles Herbert Drew
Harriet F. Drew

Spouse and Children


    Emily Fuller Robbins


8 October 1848
Kingston, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States


    Emma Parkman Drew


    Charles Herbert Drew


    Harriet F. Drew




Parents and Siblings



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World Events (7)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 3

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 8

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Age 24

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

French: Some people derive this name from the ancient name Drogo. Sometimes it is from the Old French "dru," "drud," or "drue," which could mean various things, such as "fort," "robuste," "amant," "galant," or faithful friend or companion. At other times, it is an abbreviation of Andrew.

Sources (3)

  • Seth Drew, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Seth Drew, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Seth Drew, "United States Census, 1860"

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