Lizzie Andrews

1866–1943 (Age 77)
Rockingham, Windham, Vermont, United States

The Life of Lizzie

When Lizzie Andrews was born on 5 March 1866, in Rockingham, Windham, Vermont, United States, her father, Thomas Josiah Andrews, was 33 and her mother, Susanna Bedford Kane, was 26. She married Gilbert Franklin Benson on 27 November 1884, in Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Andover, Windsor, Vermont, United States in 1880. She died on 26 June 1943, in Chester, Windsor, Vermont, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Chester, Windsor, Vermont, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lizzie Andrews
Gilbert Franklin Benson
Marriage: 27 November 1884
William Franklin Benson
Nellie Benson
Harry Gilbert Benson

Spouse & Children

27 November 1884
Vermont, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Thomas Josiah Andrews


  • Susanna Bedford Kane




  • William J Andrews


  • Dianna May Andrews


  • Richard Andrews


  • Female1866–1943Female

  • Sarah Jane Andrews


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World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 2

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 24

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

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 .)

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Lizzie Andrews in household of Josiah Andrews, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Lizie E Benson in household of Gilbert F Benson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lizzie E Benson in household of Gilbert F Benson, "United States Census, 1920"

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