Franklin Wilford Andrew

25 June 1854–25 March 1940 (Age 85)
Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Franklin Wilford

When Franklin Wilford Andrew was born on 25 June 1854, in Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Andrews, was 25 and his mother, Mary Ann Ashworth, was 26. He married Catherine Phillips on 24 October 1900, in Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Sevier, Utah, United States in 1920 and Marysvale, Piute, Utah, United States in 1930. He registered for military service in 1867. In 1880, at the age of 26, his occupation is listed as miner in Salina, Sevier, Utah, United States. He died on 25 March 1940, in Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Pioneer Cemetery, Salina, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Franklin Wilford Andrew
Catherine Phillips
Marriage: 24 October 1900
Benjamin Franklin Andrew

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 October 1900Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1859 · Lancashire Rifle Volunteers
    Age 5
    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 9
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1878 · Bacup Natural History Society
    Age 24
    The Bacup Natural History Society was established in 1878 in Lancashire. It holds a collection of over 4,000 photos, slides, and documents. It holds many different artifacts from military to fossils.

    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


    Franklin Wilford Andrew was born in Greenacre, England, June 25, 1854, and was the oldest child of William and Mary Ann Ashworth Andrew. His father came to America in 1855, leaving his wife an …

    Sources (23)

    • Franklin W Andrews in household of Wm T Andrews, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Frank Wm Andrews in entry for Benjamin Franklin Andrews and Melba Blanch Swalberg, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Franklin Wilford Andrew in entry for Catherine Phillips Andrew, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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