Mr. William Andrews
Another veteran of the Revolutionary War, William Andrews was taken prisoner at Ft. LaFayette on June 1, 1779. He was part of the Massachusetts Society of the Cincinnati, the nation’s oldest patriotic organization. Born in Dorchester on Oct. 18, 1747, he opened the Boston Bookbindery on Marlborough St. in Boston in 1796. Thrice a widower, he died at Cambridgeport, Mass. on March 14, 1816.