Matthew Nathan DeWolf III

Brief Life History of Matthew Nathan

When Matthew Nathan DeWolf III was born on 6 January 1744, in Bolton, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Matthew Nathan DeWolf Jr, was 19 and his mother, Elizabeth Burchard, was 17. He married Esther D Higley on 28 November 1763, in Becket, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 3 May 1834, at the age of 90, and was buried in Knoxboro-Augusta Cemetery, Augusta, Oneida, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Matthew Nathan DeWolf III
1744–1834
Esther D Higley
1743–1825
Marriage: 28 November 1763
Ezekiel d'Wolf
1755–1814
Capt James DeWolf
1764–1850
Peter DeWolf
1770–
Esther DeWolf
1775–
Clarissa DeWolf
1781–

Sources (4)

  • Mathew De Wolf, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"
  • Matthew Dewolf, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Mathew Dewolf, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"

World Events (6)

1776

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

1776

New York is the 11th state.

1791

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of German Dierolf .

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

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