Edmund Andrews

1824–1904 (Age 79)
Southington, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Edmund

When Edmund Andrews was born on 22 April 1824, in Southington, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, his father, Elisha Deming Andrews, was 41 and his mother, Elizabeth Lathrop, was 35. He married Sarah Eliza Taylor on 13 April 1852, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons. He lived in Cook, Illinois, United States in 1900. He died on 24 January 1904, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States.

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Edmund Andrews
Sarah Eliza Taylor
Marriage: 13 April 1852
Charles Taylor Andrews
Edward Wyllys Andrews MD
Frank Taylor Andrews
Leo Herbert Andrews
Edmund Lathrop Andrews

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13 April 1852
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States


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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 1

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1833 · The Town of Chicago is Founded

Age 9

Chicago became an incorporated town after the Potawatomi Native Americans and the United States Government signed the Treaty of Chicago. The name comes from the indigenous word shikaakwa meaning onion, or something similar, because of the wild garlic that grew abundantly in the area.

Age 22

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

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)

  • Edmund Andrews, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Edmund Andrews, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Edmond Andrews, "United States Census, 1880"

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