Samuel Whitaker Andrew

18 May 1852–2 June 1943 (Age 91)
Stockport, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Samuel Whitaker

When Samuel Whitaker Andrew was born on 18 May 1852, in Stockport, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Frederick Chadwick Andrew, was 31 and his mother, Elizabeth Whittaker, was 30. He married Mary Vilate Fullmer on 8 November 1875, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Twin Falls, Twin Falls, Idaho, United States in 1920 and La Grande Election Precinct 9, Union, Oregon, United States in 1940. He died on 2 June 1943, in La Grande, Union, Oregon, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Hillcrest Cemetery, La Grande, Union, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Whitaker Andrew
Mary Vilate Fullmer
Marriage: 8 November 1875
Samuel Fullmer Andrew
David Fullmer Andrew
Frederick Fullmer Andrew
Mary Vilate Andrew
June Fullmer Andrew
Richard Marvin Andrew
Rhoda Ethel Andrew
Walter Silas Andrew
Alice Edna Fullmer Andrew

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 November 1875Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1859 · Lancashire Rifle Volunteers
    Age 7
    The Lancashire Rifle Volunteers started in the eighteenth century. Those that fought in the militia were selected by ballot. They were formed because of threat due to the Revolutionary War and the Napoleonic War.
    Age 11
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.
    Age 24
    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: from the usual vernacular English form (recorded from the 13th century onward) of the New Testament Greek personal name Andreas . In North America, the English form of the surname has absorbed many cognates from other languages, e.g. Czech Ondřej (see Ondrey ) and Albanian Ndreu , and also their patronymics and other derivatives (see examples at Andrews ).History: The surname Andrew was first brought to North America from England by Robert Andrew (died 1668), who settled in Boxford, MA.

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

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    Story Highlight

    June Fullmer Andrew

    June Fullmer Andrew was born April 9, 1885 in Salt Lake City, Utah, the fourth son and fifth child of Samuel Whitaker Andrew and Mary Vilate Fullmer. His father had continued the family trade of black …

    Sources (38)

    • Samuel Andrew in entry for Ethel Andrew, "Utah, Salt Lake County Birth Records, 1890-1915"
    • Samuel Whitaker Andrew, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • S W Andrew in entry for Alonzo W Dixson and Mary V Gardner, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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