Elbert Jacob Andrews

4 December 1891–8 March 1960 (Age 68)
Marshfield, Webster, Missouri, United States

The Life of Elbert Jacob

When Elbert Jacob Andrews was born on 4 December 1891, in Marshfield, Webster, Missouri, United States, his father, Robert A Andrews, was 24 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Clifton, was 20. He married Ida Rosetta Hampton on 21 August 1912, in Webster, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Ozark Township, Webster, Missouri, United States in 1930 and Grant Township, Webster, Missouri, United States in 1940. He died on 8 March 1960, in Marshfield, Webster, Missouri, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Clifton Cemetery, East Dallas Township, Webster, Missouri, United States.

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Elbert Jacob Andrews
Ida Rosetta Hampton
Marriage: 21 August 1912
Hurston Lawrence Andrews
Elston Josiah Andrew
Harriod James Andrews
Thelma Orene Andrews
Basel Ray Andrews

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21 August 1912
Webster, Missouri, United States


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 13

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 19

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

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)

  • Albert Andrews, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Elbert J Andrews, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Elbert J Andrews, "United States Census, 1940"

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