Gideon Beardsley

Brief Life History of Gideon

When Gideon Beardsley was born in 1775, in Huntington, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States, his father, Daniel Beardsley, was 21 and his mother, Ann Hawley, was 25. He married Sarah Ann Curtiss about 1807, in Litchfield, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He died on 16 April 1826, in Monroe, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Monroe, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States.

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Gideon Beardsley
Sarah Ann Curtiss
Marriage: about 1807
Dr. Henry Curtis Beardsley M D
Hiram Beardsley

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  • Gideon Beardsley, "Connecticut Marriages, 1630-1997"
  • Gideon Beardsley, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"
  • Gideon Beardsley in entry for Sarah Ann Beardsley, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"

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World Events (8)


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


Date of Statehood: February 6, 1788, the fifth State


George Washington elected first president of United States.

Name Meaning

English (Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire): variant of Bardsley .

History: William Beardsley, mason, came to New England in 1635 from London aboard the Planter.

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

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