Isaac Andrews

1744–1831 (Age 87)
Little Egg Harbor Township, Burlington, New Jersey, British Colonial America

The Life of Isaac

When Isaac Andrews was born in 1744, in Little Egg Harbor Township, Burlington, New Jersey, British Colonial America, his father, Mordecai Andrews Jr., was 44 and his mother, Mary Taylor, was 44. He married Hannah Johnson on 24 December 1767, in New Jersey, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 10 October 1831, in Tuckerton, Ocean, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 87.

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Isaac Andrews
Hannah Johnson
Marriage: 24 December 1767
Mahala Andrews
Malissa Andrew

Spouse & Children

24 December 1767
New Jersey, British Colonial America


  • Mahala Andrews


  • Malissa Andrew


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World Events (6)


Age 31

"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 32

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

Age 45

George Washington elected first president of United States.

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)

  • Isaac Andrews, "New Jersey, Marriages, 1670-1980"
  • Isaac Andrews, "New Jersey, Marriages, 1670-1980"
  • Isaac Andrews, "New Jersey, County Marriages, 1682-1956"

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