Jacob Andrews

1705–1775 (Age 70)
Burlington, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Jacob

When Jacob Andrews was born on 26 February 1705, in Burlington, New Jersey, United States, his father, Edward Andrews, was 27 and his mother, Sarah Ong, was 28. He married Ann Sykes in June 1732. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. He died from November 1775 to December 1775, in New Hanover Township, Burlington, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Andrews
1705–1775
Ann Sykes
1711–
Marriage: June 1732
Hannah Andrews
1733–1758
John Andrews
1733–1811
Mary Andrews
1737–1759
Prudence Andrews
1738–
Phebe Andrews
1740–
Catherine Andriss
1743–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
June 1732
children

(6)

  • Hannah Andrews

    Female1733–1758Female

  • Male1733–1811Male

  • Mary Andrews

    Female1737–1759Female

  • Female1738–Female

  • Female1740–Female

+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (1)

1775

Age 70

"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."

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)

  • "ANDREWS" by John P. Dornan

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