Jacob Andrews

1723–1800 (Age 76)
Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Jacob

When Jacob Andrews was born on 18 November 1723, in Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Samuel Andrews III, was 26 and his mother, Abigail Tyler, was 26. He married Ruth Ford on 16 April 1747, in Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died in 1800, at the age of 77.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Jacob Andrews
1723–1800
Ruth Ford
1720–
Marriage: 16 April 1747
Joseph Andrus
1748–
Content Andrews
–1825
Abigail Andrews
1749–1750
Benjamin Andrews
1751–
Abigail Andrews
1753–1754

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
16 April 1747
Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America
children

(5)

  • Male1748–Male

  • Abigail Andrews

    Female1749–1750Female

  • Benjamin Andrews

    Male1751–Male

  • Abigail Andrews

    Female1753–1754Female

  • Content Andrews

    Female–1825Female

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

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 (3)

  • Jacob in entry for Abigail Andruss, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Jacob in entry for Abigail Andruss, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Jacob in entry for Abigail Andruss, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account
Create a free account to view more about your family.
Share this with your family and friends.