Isaac Andrews

1749–1820 (Age 70)
Gloucester, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Isaac

When Isaac Andrews was born on 21 September 1749, in Gloucester, New Jersey, United States, his father, Isaac Andrews, was 34 and his mother, Elizabeth Elfreth, was 30. He married Rebecca Evans on 14 November 1771, in Evesham MM, Burlington, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. He died on 15 January 1820, in New Jersey, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Cropwell Friends Meeting House Cemetery, Cropwell, Evesham Township, Burlington, New Jersey, United States.

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Isaac Andrews
Rebecca Evans
Marriage: 14 November 1771
Sarah Andrews
William Andrews
Elizabeth A Andrews
Hannah Andrews
Esther Andrews
Mary Andrews
Lydia Andrew

Spouse & Children

14 November 1771
Evesham MM, Burlington, New Jersey, United States


  • Female1772–1877Female

  • William Andrews


  • Elizabeth A Andrews


  • Hannah Andrews


  • Female1784–1867Female

+2 More Children

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+5 More Children

World Events (6)


Age 26

"During the six-year Revolutionary war, more of the fights took place in New Jersey than any other colony. Over 296 engagements between opposing forces were recorded. One of the largest conflicts of the entire war took place between Morristown and Middlebrook, referred to as the ""Ten Crucial Days"" and remembered by the famous phrase ""the times that try men's souls"". The revolution won some of their most desperately needed victories during this time."

Age 27

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 37

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.

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 (1)

  • Isaac Andrew, "Find A Grave Index"

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