Mary Ellen Bolster1

F, b. 18 November 1836, d. 14 September 1903
Father*Henry Baruch Bolster1 b. 8 Jun 1792, d. 22 Jul 1859
Mother*Sarah Maria Chilson1 b. 8 Jun 1802, d. 8 Jun 1851
     Mary Ellen Bolster was born on 18 November 1836 at New York, NY.1,2 She was the daughter of Henry Baruch Bolster and Sarah Maria Chilson.1 Mary Ellen Bolster was baptized on 13 January 1838 at Manhattan Reformed Dutch Church, NYC, FHL Film #961900 (1829-1873.). She appeared on the census of 1850 in the household of Henry Baruch Bolster at New York Ward 16 District 2, New York, New York, NY; Henry B Bolster, 56, M, Stage Prop., 15000, Mass.
Sarah, 46, NY
Hester A Andrews, 26, F,, NY
Henry Clay Bolster,22,M,Stage Prop., NY
George W, 16,M, None, NY
Mary E, 13,F,,NY
Frances A,8,F,,NY.3 Mary Ellen Bolster married Simeon Mace Andrews, son of John Smith Andrews and Nancy Mace, on 15 October 1857 at New York, NY. As of 15 October 1857,her married name was Andrews. Mary Ellen Bolster appeared on the census of 24 June 1870 at New York Ward 22 District 7, Page 33, New York, New York, NY; Property listed at $60,000 and personal estate listed at $20,000. Census taken did a poor job, spelled his name as Lemer. Occupation is Stage Line. This area is a very weathly area and a few doors down is William Rockafeller.... interesting part of town. Can't find any from this neighborhood in the 1880 census. Must not have been taken.4 She and Simeon Mace Andrews were living in 1889 at New York, New York, NY.5 Mary Ellen Bolster died on 14 September 1903 at at Riverside, Conn, at age 66.6


Simeon Mace Andrews b. 1 Jan 1825, d. 22 Oct 1891


  1. [S62] Unknown author,
  2. [S89] Henry B Bolster family Bible.
  3. [S2] 1850 Federal Census unknown record type,.
  4. [S72] 1870 Federal Census unknown record type,.
  5. [S74] 1889 New York City Directory Directory,.
  6. [S75] New York Times, printed obit 9/16/1903.