Edna Frances Andrews

1898–1977 (Age 79)
Essex, Essex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Edna Frances

When Edna Frances Andrews was born on 10 February 1898, in Essex, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Frank Albert Andrews, was 23 and her mother, Lavinia Wells Goddard, was 25. She married Joseph Henry Gosbee on 19 May 1917, in Essex, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 6 July 1977, in Beverly, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Beverly, Essex, Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edna Frances Andrews
Joseph Henry Gosbee
Marriage: 19 May 1917
John Francis Gosbee

Spouse & Children

19 May 1917
Essex, Essex, Massachusetts, United States


  • John Francis Gosbee


Parents & Siblings



  • Female1898–1977Female

  • Female1901–1993Female

  • Elsie Lavina Andrews


  • Jean Dorothy Andrews


  • Frank Sydney Andrews


World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 2

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 21

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

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 F Gosvee in household of Joseph H Gosvee, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edna F Gosbee in household of Joseph H Gosbee, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edna F Andrews in household of Frank A Andrews, "United States Census, 1910"

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