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Pattern Names: Treadwell Family quilt
Quilter Group: Treadwell Family
Period: 1850-1875
Date: 1854-1870
Location Made: Connecticut (CT) USA
Project Name: Permanent Collection
Contributor: DAR Museum
ID Number: 86.142.1
Brackman Number: 5.36
Layout Format: Block pattern
Quilt Size: 84 inches x 71 inches
Fabrics: Cotton, Print, Solid/plain
Colors: Red, Green, White
Construction: Machine Piecing, Hand Applique
Quilting Techniques: Hand quilting
Purpose or Function: Memorial
Other Notes: Amanda Treadwell, a fourteen year old girl, was living in Weston, Connecticut in 1850. See 86.142.2 for another Friendship quilt from this family.
Inscription: Ink inscriptions A 1- Daniel A. Nichols Monroe, April 1864 2- Selina Nichols Monroe April 1864 3- Abbie M. Tredwell Redding April 1864 4- Lina E. Treadwell Redding April 1864 5- Mrs. Their Treadwell Redding April 1864 6- Elizabeth English Danbury Nov 12 1860 7- Isaac H. English Danbury Nov 12 1860 B 1- Lucins S. Wildman Danbury Nov 1860 2- Joseph Treadwell Bethel Sept 1858 3- Sarah M. Treadwell Lyons Plain May 1st 1858 4- Joseph A. Treadwell Lyons Plain May 1st 1858 5- Moses D. Treadwell Lyons Plain May 1st 1858 6- Flora Boughton Ridgefield Sep. 1859 7- Russell Wildman Danbury Feb 21 1859 C 1- 2- Helen Treadwell Bethel Conn. 3- Joseph N. Treadwell Redding May 10, 1862 4- Ann E. Treadwell Lyons Plain May 1st 1858 5- Mrs. D.S. Tomlinson Lyons Plain May 1858 6- Burr Boughton Ridgefield Sept 1855 7- Margaret 4 Wildman Danbury Feb 1859 D 1- 2- Aaron Treadwell Redding April 1864 3- Louisa Treadwell Lyons Plain May 1858 4- And the dead for Christ shall rise first / In memory of Amanda Treadwell / who fell asleep March 11, 1854 / By her sister, Louisa, Lyons Plains, Ct. 5- Rev. D. G. Tomlinson Lyons Plain May 15 1858 6- Lois R. Ferry Bethel Aug 11 1859 7- Hiram B. Wildman Danbury Aug 1860 E 1- 2- Lois B. Treadwell Redding April 1864 3- Marinda Treadwell Lyon Plain May 1st 1858 4- Walter Treadwell Lyos Plain May 15 1858 5- Frederick W. Treadwell Lyons Plain 6- Walker Ferry Bethel Aug 11 1865 7- Rebeca Wildman Danbury Aug 11 1865 F 1- 2- Bradley Treadwell Sanfordtown April 1864 3- Fanny Treadwell Sandfordtown April 1864 4- Anna H. Middlebrook Bridgeport Sept 11 1858 5- M.C. Allen Bridgeport Sept 11 1858 6- Agnes E. Ferry Bethel Aug 11 1859 7- Frank W. Ferry Bethel April 1859
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