Patience Andrews

2 June 1687–1765 (Age 77)
Hingham, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Patience

Patience Andrews was born on 2 June 1687, in Hingham, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America as the daughter of John Andrews and Margaret Woodward. She married Daniel Hunt on 17 February 1715, in Hingham, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died in 1765, in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Hunt
Patience Andrews
Marriage: 17 February 1715
Ruth Hunt
Jonathan Hunt
Elisha Hunt

Spouse and Children

17 February 1715
Hingham, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States


Parents and Siblings

    John Andrews


    Margaret Woodward




Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Andrew . This is the usual southern English patronymic form, also found in Wales; the Scottish and northern English form is Anderson . In North America this name has absorbed numerous cases of the various European cognates and their derivatives. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Patience Anderson, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Patience Andrews, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Patience in entry for Daniel Hunt, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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