Randolph Andrus Sr.

Male19 July 1862–24 July 1934

Brief Life History of Randolph

When Randolph Andrus Sr. was born on 19 July 1862, in Bingham Canyon, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Milo Andrus, was 48 and his mother, Adaline Alexander, was 27. He married Matilda Sandberg on 27 February 1889, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Nevada, United States in 1870 and St. George, Washington, Utah, United States in 1900. He died on 24 July 1934, in Washington, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Washington City Cemetery, Washington, Washington, Utah, United States.

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Randolph Andrus Sr.
Matilda Sandberg
Marriage: 27 February 1889
Randolph Dolph Andrus
Laron Steen Andrus

Sources (45)

  • Randolph Andrus in entry for Andrus, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
  • Randolph Andrus, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Randolph Andrus in entry for Laron Steen Andrus and Wanda E Hardy, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 February 1889St. George, Washington, Utah, United States
  • Children (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1876 · St. George Tabernacle

    Age 14

    In 1876, the St. George Tabernacle was built. It was originally used for hosting church services and court hearings. Now it is used mainly for public events.

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 19

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Andrews .

    History: William Andrus came to Boston in 1635 and moved to New Haven in 1639, where he died in 1676.

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

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