Thomas Andrews

Berwick, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Andrews was born in 1714, in Berwick, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom, his father, Richard Andrews, was 25 and his mother, Mrs Richard Andrews, was 25. He married Barbara Collins on 8 December 1754, in Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, England. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Thomas Andrews
Barbara Collins
Marriage: 8 December 1754
Thomas Andrews

Spouse and Children

8 December 1754
Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, England


Parents and Siblings

    Richard Andrews


    Mrs Richard Andrews




World Events (3)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 87

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 94

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.

Age 101

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Andrew . This is the usual southern English patronymic form, also found in Wales; the Scottish and northern English form is Anderson . In North America this name has absorbed numerous cases of the various European cognates and their derivatives. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Thomas Andrews, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Thos. Andrews in entry for Thos. Andrews, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Thomas Andrewes, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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