My Andrews ancestors
Francis Andrus was born abt. 1623 in Essex, England. At some
point in the 1630's he immigrated to New England.
"Francis moved to Fairfield and was an early member. Francis is listed on the "Founders Monument" [among the first settlers of that town.] He purchased before 1640 the north part of Richard Butler's lot on the corner of the present Elm & Trinity Streets. He married Anna Smith [abt. 1641]. He died in Fairfield , will dated June 6, 1662; proved March 5, 1663." Source: "Families of Early Hartford CT. by Lucius Barnes Barbour (1977) p. 10"
Francis may have been the brother of William of Hartford and John of Farmington.
The children of Francis and Anna listed in "Families of Early Hartford CT" are:
Abraham Andrus, son of Francis and Anna was
born in 1655 in Fairfield, CT. He was a man of note in Waterbury, CT
and served as one of the town's first townsmen or selectmen. In 1672
he married Rebecca Carrington, daughter of John Carrington
and Joan, a couple who were
charged with witchcraft in 1651 and hanged. Abraham died in 1729 in Waterbury, New Haven, CT.
The children of Abraham and Rebecca as listed in "The History of Waterbury, CT" (link) are:
03. Rebecca Andrews, daughter of Abraham and Rebecca was born on December 16, 1672. She married William Hickok, son of Samuel Hickok and Hannah Upson in 1696 in Farmington, CT.
|Migration pattern of my Andrews family|
|England -- Connecticut|
Surnames that married into my Andrews family
My Descent From The Andrews Line
|13||Francis Andrus (1623-1663)||Anna Smith (1624-1663)|
|12||Abraham Andrus (1655-1729)||Rebecca Carrington (1655-)|
|11||William Hickok (1672-1737)||Rebecca Andrews (1672-)|
|10||Caleb Thompson (1708-)||Rebecca Hickok (1708-)|
|9||Jedediah Turner (1733-1819)||Rachel Thompson (1737-1771)|
|8||Asa Turner (1765-1847)||Isabel Ketchum (1769-1842)|
|7||Miles Jones (1794-1885)||Pamelia Turner (1805-1883)|
|6||Darius Benjamin Jones (1834-1918)||Marquerite Cowan (1835-1906)|
|5||Nathaniel Henry Hawk (1858-1944)||Anna Irene Jones (1868-1936)|
|4||Ernest August Schwiening (1873-1944)||Grace Myrtle Hawk (1885-1984)|
|3||William Edward Marshall (1901-1981)||Irene Sophia Schwiening (1908-1992)|
|2||William Edward Marshall|
|1||Tod Howard Marshall|
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