Margaret F. Pew

1801–1854 (Age 52)
Ludlowville, Lansing, Tompkins, New York, United States

The Life of Margaret F.

When Margaret F. Pew was born on 17 November 1801, in Ludlowville, Lansing, Tompkins, New York, United States, her father, John Lacy Pew, was 23 and her mother, Anna Cowell, was 21. She married Elias S Ostrander in 1818. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She died on 19 August 1854, in Ithaca, Tompkins, New York, United States, at the age of 52, and was buried in Ithaca, Tompkins, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Margaret F. Pew
Elias S Ostrander
Marriage: 1818
Maryetta Ostrander
William Ostrander
Phidelia Ostrander
Lucinda Ostrander

Spouse & Children



  • Maryetta Ostrander


  • Phidelia Ostrander


  • Lucinda Ostrander


  • William Ostrander


Parents & Siblings

  • John Lacy Pew


  • Anna Cowell




  • Bertine Pew


  • Female1801–1854Female

  • Lorenda Densmore Pew


  • Elizabeth Pew


  • Anna Pew


+2 More Children

World Events (7)


Age 2

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1803 · The U.S doubles in size

Age 2

The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 18

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: variant of Pugh .2 English: nickname from Old French pi, pis, piu ‘pious’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Margaret Ostrander, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Margaret F. Pew - Published information: Family genealogies: birth-name: Margaret F. Pew

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