Edna Joan Andrews

1927–1943 (Age 16)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Edna Joan

When Edna Joan Andrews was born on 3 February 1927, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, her father, Arthur William Andrews, was 31 and her mother, Edna Rachel Steele, was 29. She died on 3 August 1943, in her hometown, at the age of 16, and was buried in St John's Norway Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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Arthur William Andrews
Edna Rachel Steele
Edna Joan Andrews

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World Events (2)

1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born

Age 7

Born on May 28, 1934, the Dionne quintuplets were the first set of quintuplets to survive infancy. The five girls were born two months prematuare and months later were taken from their parents by the Red Cross. In the 1940s they were returned to their family.
1943 · Conservative Party Wins Ontario Election

Age 16

George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.

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.

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