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Subject: Re: Alta or Altia Andrus
Date: 6 Sep 2005 16:58:39 -0600
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"Genealogical History of John and Mary Andrews, who settled in Famington, Conn., 1640 . . . ." by Alfred Andrews, publ. by A. H. Andrews & Co., Chicago, IL; printed by Case, Lockwood & Brainard, Hartford, Conn., 1872.
David Andrews [all descendants were given the surname ANDREWS in this genealogy] second son of Ichabod, of Southington, New Britain, and Burlington [CT], and his first wife, Lydia Smith, of Southington, born 14th April, 1766. This is all that is found of him.
In "Genealogical Abstracts of Revolutionary War Pension Files," by Virgil D. White, publ. by the National Historical Publihing Co., Waynesboro, TN, 1990-1992, p. 65:
ANDRUS, David or David Andrews, [file #] S5244, Cont[inental] & CT line, appl[ied for pension] 29 Sep 1832 Ashtabula C[oun]ty, OH, aged 76, lived New Haven C[oun]ty CT in Norwich at enl[istment], b 1756 in Norwich CT, sol[dier] d 9 Feb 1849 leaving children: David, Ebenezer H. & Altia Kinney
This pension file can be found on microfilm at any National Archives location or through the LDS.