John Andrews, Jr., of Farmington

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John Andrews, Jr., of Farmington

Nicknames: "John Andrus"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut
Death: Died in Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut
Immediate Family:

Son of John Andrews, of Farmington and Mary Andrews, of Farmington
Husband of Hester Allen, of Sandwich and Elizabeth Andrews
Father of Joseph Andrews
Brother of Mary Barnes Bronson (Andrews); Hannah Richards; Abraham Andrews; Daniel Andrews; Joseph Andrews, of Newington and 3 others
Half brother of Stephen Andrews

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About John Andrews, Jr., of Farmington

The Andrews family is discussed in: New England Families, Genealogical and Memorial, A Record of the Achievements of Her People in the Making of Commonwealths and the Founding of a Nation https://play.google.com/books/reader?id=itAUAAAAYAAJ&printsec=frontcover&output=reader&authuser=0&hl=en&pg=GBS.PA1999

Pages 56-58 _____________________________________________________________________________

This John Andrews of Farmington, CT was not the son of Robert & Grace Andrews of Topsfield MA, and he was not married to Mary Barn[e]s, Elizabeth Waterton, or Sarah Dickinson. The person married to Sarah Dickinson was the other John Andrews, son of Robert & Grace.

A source at http://www.ourfamilyhistories.org/getperson.php?personID=I28098&tree=00 says the John Andrews of this page [Jr.] was married to Elizabeth Strickland and to Hester Allen (Allyn?), but gives the same marriage year for each !

The marriage issue is clarified by New England Marriages Prior to 1700, at http://books.google.com/books?id=mOgK8dM9qqUC&pg=PA11&lpg=PA11&dq=%22Hester+Allen+Andrews%22&source=bl&ots=ZgBl8kIHMm&sig=3v3NcQ6_yhHiXPs_BzqmRzHThmA&hl=en&ei=0MFFTq7ENaHiiAKJ_4X0AQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=1&ved=0CBoQ6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=John%20Andrews&f=false'''

Page 17 shows John Andrews [Jr.] (b. 1645- ) married Hester Allen (b. ?1647- ); she married 2nd John Allyn (1641-1709; see GENI page) in ~1690; she married 3rd Samuel Fox (~1715). (Page 11 of the book gives the information on John Allyn's marriage to Hester (maiden name Allen) Andrews, widow of John.)

The entry following that of John Andrews (b. 1645-) shows a John Andrews with no birthdate, and he is the person who was married to Elizabeth Strickland (1648, 1647- ). There is no reason to believe that this second John Andrews is the same as John Andrews (b. 1645- ). But he could be.

The Genealogical History of John & Mary Andrews of Farmington, CT / 1640s (see sources) says "the name of his wife is not known."

John Andrews, Jr., eldest son of John the settler, lived in Hartford; married; had land on Connecticut river, and is called on the record of it John Andrus, son of John Andrus, of Farmington, 20th March, 1676-7; also one piece of land sold him by Gregory Winterton, lying in the ox pasture, 10 acres more or less, and is bounded on the highway leading to Wethersfield, on the west, on .John' Cole's land on the south, and on Thomas Marshal's land on the north, and on land of John White, east. He the said Andrews is to maintain the fence-belonging to 16 acres of said Winterton's land lying in the south meadow, in consideration; 15th Feb. 1698-9 he was administrator of the insolvent estate of his deceased son Joseph, who is spoken of in his grandfather's will as living then, 1681, with him in Farmington. Joseph's estate was only £9 lis. 11 d. and his father was allowed by the probate court for this service 10 shillings. He died before 1713, aged about 78. In consequence of very limited records of the town of Hartford at this early period, little is found concerning its inhabitants. The name of John Andrus' wife does not appear.

CHILDREN OF JOHN ANDREWS, Jr.

  • 10. John, born ______; married 23d April, 1702, Hannah Gillet, of Hartford.
  • 11. Hannah, born _______; 1718, quit for a consideration to her brother John all her interest in her father's estate.
  • 12. Joseph, born ______ died about 1698, unmarried, estate settled by his father.
  • 13. Esther, born _____; 1713, quit for a consideration to her brother John all her interest in tier father's estate.
  • 14. Stephen, born _____; married 29th March 1706 to Sarah Gillet of Hartford.

From: "al.d" <al.d@ix.netcom.com> Subject: [ANDREWS-L] John Andrews B Farmington Ct Date: Sat, 01 Sep 2001 10:45:24 -0700

You are right. 1713 was the date that Hannah and Esther quit claim for consideration of their brother... (nice of them!).

You asked about Daniel Andrews. He was b. 27 May 1649 in farmington Ct. He married Mary Peck 1n 1671 and died 16 Apr. 1731. Their children were: Daniel b.9 March 1672 , Mary b 1674 Joseph b10 Aug. 1676, Thomas b 3 June 1678, John b 10 Jun 1680 m. Mary Goff 26 June 1712 d. 16, Jun 1740. ( John my ancestor) , Martha b. 17 July 1682, Hannah b. 13 Jan 1684 Paul b 2, Jan 1684, Stephen 2 Aug. 1689 Stephen 2 Aug 1689, and Ebenezer b 28 Aug. 1692 died the same year.

The rest of John and Daniels siblings: Mary no birth date married Thomas Barnes1st ? Bronson 2nd. Hannah m. abt 1666 Obadiah Richards, Abraham m. 1682 Sarah Porter d 3 May 1698. Joseph b 26 May 1651 m. about 1677 Rebecca ?, Rachel m 18 march 1675/6 Emanuel Buck, Benjamin m. 26 May 1682 Mary Smith . I hope this helps your search.

Peg / http://listsearches.rootsweb.com/th/read/ANDREWS/2001-09/0999366324

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John Andrews, Jr., of Farmington's Timeline

1645
August 12, 1645
Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut
1658
May 16, 1658
Age 12
Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
1713
1713
Age 67
Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut
1928
September 18, 1928
Age 68
September 18, 1928
Age 68
September 18, 1928
Age 68
September 18, 1928
Age 68
September 18, 1928
Age 68
October 2, 1928
Age 68
October 2, 1928
Age 68