Edward Leo Andrews

1904–1983 (Age 78)
Holmes, Florida, United States

The Life of Edward Leo

When Edward Leo Andrews was born on 10 November 1904, in Holmes, Florida, United States, his father, Thomas Payton Alexander Andrews, was 30 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Standley, was 22. He married Merry Love Campbell on 14 September 1927, in Walton, Florida, United States. He lived in De Funiak Springs, Walton, Florida, United States in 1920. He died on 28 April 1983, in Walton, Florida, United States, at the age of 78.

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Edward Leo Andrews
Merry Love Campbell
Marriage: 14 September 1927

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14 September 1927
Walton, Florida, United States

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1914 · Florida Involvement in World War I

Age 10

Florida contributed to World War I in several ways. The state's open land and warm climate made for a great military training location. Additional technological and agricultural developments took place in Florida as well. Roughly 42,030 Floridians joined the troops during 1917 and 1918.

Age 23

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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 (2)

  • Ed Leo Andrews in household of Tom P A Andrews, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Leo Andrews in entry for Edward Leo Andrews and Betty Louellen Bishop, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"

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