Frank Van Dyke Andrews

19 August 1853–14 February 1900 (Age 46)
Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States

The Life of Frank Van Dyke

When Frank Van Dyke Andrews was born on 19 August 1853, in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States, his father, Alexander Hugh Andrews, was 38 and his mother, Laura Clarissa Van Dyke, was 23. He married Mary Louisa Richardson on 18 April 1888, in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 14 February 1900, in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States.

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Frank Van Dyke Andrews
Mary Louisa Richardson
Marriage: 18 April 1888
Infant Andrews
Infant Andrews

Spouse and Children

18 April 1888
Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States


    Infant Andrews


    Infant Andrews


Parents and Siblings

    Alexander Hugh Andrews


    Laura Clarissa Van Dyke




    Janet Williamson “Jennie” Andrews



    Clifford Andrews


    Mary T. Andrews


    Hugh Alexander Andrews


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World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 7

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 13

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

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)

  • Frank V Andrews in household of A H Andrews, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Frank Andress in household of Alex H Andress, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Frank Andrews in household of Alex Andrews, "United States Census, 1860"

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