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Salome "Sallie" Dikeman Andrus
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Birth: Aug. 28, 1792
Fairfield County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Sep. 26, 1880
Kent County
Michigan, USA

The daughter of Thomas and Sarah Washburn Dikeman, Sallie was born in Danbury Ct where she lived until her marriage to Thaddeus Andrus on 5 JAN 1814. The couple may have first lived in Redding, Fairfield Co. Ct as their first child , Alma ('Anna') Andrus, was born there 29 OCT 1814. They were living in Danbury CT by 1820 where they were enumerated as ANDREWS in 1820 and where their second child, James Smith Andrus, was born on 29 OCT 1820.

Sallie and James moved to Catherine, Schuyler Co (formerly Tioga Co,) after 1822. They were enumerated there as ANDRUS in 1825 and 1830. On 24 JAN 1831, Mary Andrus was born in Barton twp, Tioga Co and died there about 2 weeks later on 9 FEB 1831. Charles W. Andrus was born in Barton on 11 Dec 1832

Sallie was widowed on 30 OCT 1838, she had just recently turned 39. Thaddeus died 5 days before his 50th birthday. She remained in New York into the 1850s but had moved with her two sons to Michigan where they were in the town of Alpine by 1860.

Sallie outlived three of her four children. She died 26 DEC 1880 at the age of 88 years 1 month 2 days. She was survived by Alma Andrus Brown, w/o Jeremiah Brown whose family remained in New York when the other family members moved to Michigan.
Sallie survived her husband by 42 years.

Sallie's Michigan death records appear under the name 'Sallie Andrus', father, Dykeman.
Family links: 
  Thomas Dikeman (1768 - ____)
  Sarah Washburn Dikeman
  Thaddeus Andrus (1788 - 1838)
  James Smith Andrus (1820 - 1864)*
  Mary Andrus (1831 - 1831)*
  Salome Dikeman Andrus (1792 - 1880)
  Hannah Dykeman Wood (1798 - 1879)*
  Major Dikeman (1805 - 1890)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: 88y 1m 2d
Englishville Cemetery
Comstock Park
Kent County
Michigan, USA
Created by: anne
Record added: Aug 01, 2012
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Salome Sallie <i>Dikeman</i> Andrus
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Salome Sallie <i>Dikeman</i> Andrus
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- anne
 Added: Aug. 5, 2012

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