Elias Andrew

1835–20 January 1863 (Age 28)
White River Township, Randolph, Indiana, United States

The Life of Elias

When Elias Andrew was born in 1835, in White River Township, Randolph, Indiana, United States, his father, Thomas Andrew, was 43 and his mother, Phebe L. Conway, was 28. He married Cynthia Ann Prine on 13 January 1859, in Moniteau, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 20 January 1863, in Helena, Phillips, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 28, and was buried in Helena, Phillips, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elias Andrew
1835–1863
Cynthia Ann Prine
1839–1885
Marriage: 13 January 1859
Nancy Adeline Andrew
1859–1950
Elizabeth Jane Andrew
1863–1902

Spouse and Children

    Male1835–1863Male

    Cynthia Ann Prine

    Female1839–1885Female

MARRIAGE
13 January 1859
Moniteau, Missouri, United States
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Parents and Siblings

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World Events (7)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1836 · The Massive Internal Improvements Act

Age 1

The Massive Internal Improvements Act of 1836 loaned Indiana $10,000,000 to create infrastructure such as canals, railroads, and roads across the state. The act was signed by Whig Governor Noah Noble and passed by the Indiana General Assembly. However, the financial crisis known as the Panic of 1837 thwarted these plans as costs ballooned. Construction on the infrastructure was not completed and the state debt rapidly increased.
1846

Age 11

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Greek: From Greek, meaning manly, brave, and courageous. The Cornish form is Androw. Aindrea is a Gaelic form of Andrew. Dandie is a Scottish form. Gilliondras is a Gaelic form, literally "son of Andrew."

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Sources (3)

  • Elias Andrews in household of Phoebe Andrews, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Estate Files of Elias Andews in Moniteau Co., MO
  • 1850 United States Federal Census

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