Edna Edith Andrews

1885–1979 (Age 93)
Mahaska, Iowa, United States

The Life of Edna Edith

When Edna Edith Andrews was born on 27 December 1885, in Mahaska, Iowa, United States, her father, John W Andrews, was 33 and her mother, Joantha Dickey, was 23. She married James Garfield George on 23 November 1910. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She died in 1979, in Oskaloosa, Mahaska, Iowa, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Oskaloosa, Mahaska, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edna Edith Andrews
James Garfield George
Marriage: 23 November 1910
James Wesley George
William (Billy) George

Spouse & Children

23 November 1910


Parents & Siblings

  • John W Andrews


  • Joantha Dickey




  • Wilford H Andrews


  • Female1885–1979Female

  • Wynona Grace Andrews


World Events (8)


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Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 1

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 25

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 .)

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Edna E George in household of James G George, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edna E George in household of James G George, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edna E Andrews in household of John W Andrews, "United States Census, 1900"

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