Esther Andrews

1784–
Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Esther

When Esther Andrews was born on 11 February 1784, in Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, her father, Thomas Andrews, was 30 and her mother, Jemima, was 31.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Andrews
1753–
Jemima
1753–
Jesse Andrews
1777–1841
Persis Andrews
1782–1856
Esther Andrews
1784–
Theresa Andrews
1786–1860
Warren Andrews
1788–1846
Anson Andrews
1791–1847

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World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 2

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.
1788 · Connecticut Becomes the 5th State

Age 4

Connecticut became a state on January 9, 1788. In 1650, before it was a state, the boundary of Connecticut ran north from the westside of Greenwich Bay and the coast of the Pacific Ocean. During the 1600s, Westmoreland County was in Connecticut when the boundaries were changed Westmoreland County went to Pennsylvania.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 35

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

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 .)

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Esther Andrews, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Esther Andrews, "Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"

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