When Laura Adelaide Andrews was born on 11 November 1873, in Malcolm, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States, her father, Henry Ammah Andrews, was 23 and her mother, Frances Humpleby, was 23. She married William Henry Buker on 5 September 1892, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States for about 10 years and Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 11 July 1955, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.
English: variant of Andrew , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. This is the usual southern English patronymic form, also found in Wales; the Scottish and northern English form is Anderson . In North America, this surname has absorbed various cognates from other languages, e.g. Polish Andrzejewski , Slovenian Andrejčič, Serbian and Croatian Andrić (see Andric ), and Czech Ondráček (see Ondracek ).
Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Mac Aindreis or Irish Mac Aindriú, see McAndrew .
History: This was a common name among the early settlers in New England. Robert Andrews emigrated in 1635 from Norwich, England, to Ipswich, MA. Even before 1635, one Thomas Andrews is recorded as being established in Hingham. A certain William Andrews was a member of John Davenport's company, which sailed from Boston in 1638 to found the New Haven colony.