Edward Leslie Andrews

1908–1965 (Age 57)
Smithton, Tasmania, Australia

The Life of Edward Leslie

When Edward Leslie Andrews was born on 6 March 1908, in Smithton, Tasmania, Australia, his father, Ernest Frederick Andrews, was 25 and his mother, Ethel Walker, was 27. He married Doris May Andrews in 1933, in Victoria, Australia. He died in November 1965, in Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia, at the age of 57, and was buried in Manifold Heights, Victoria, Australia.

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Edward Leslie Andrews
Doris May Andrews
Marriage: 1933

Spouse & Children

Victoria, Australia

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World Events (6)


Age 3

Canberra is founded and designated as the capital. The Federal Capital Territory is established as an area of two 360 square kilometers in the Yass-Canberra district.

Age 6

August: Australia becomes involved in World War One as Britain is preparing to declare war on Germany.

Age 31

Australia joins Britain in declaration of war on Germany.

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 (3)

  • Edward Leslie, "Australia, Tasmania, Civil Registration of Births, 1899-1912"
  • Geelong Cemeteries Trust website
  • Victorian Death Index

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