Andrew Corry

26 April 1846–11 March 1933 (Age 86)
Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Andrew

When Andrew Corry was born on 26 April 1846, in Cook, Illinois, United States, his father, George Corry Jr., was 38 and his mother, Margaret Climie, was 31. He married Letitia Newcombe on 22 April 1870, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Utah, Utah, United States in 1850 and Kanarraville, Iron, Utah, United States in 1900. He died on 11 March 1933, in Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States.

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Andrew Corry
Letitia Newcombe
Marriage: 22 April 1870
Andrew Charles Newcomb Corry
William Henry Newcombe Corry
George Hyrum Newcombe Corry
John Herbert Corry
Moroni Corry
Nettie May Corry
Annie Letitia Corry
Margaret Corry
Emily Jane Corry
Ida Caroline Corry

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 April 1870Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1858 · New Provinces Act
    Age 12
    The New Provinces Act was established to help create new Provinces in the quickly growing region of New Zealand. This Act also helped kept laws in check as well as create Provincial Councils to help govern over the people within the areas.
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 23

    Name Meaning

    Irish (Clare): shortened Anglicized form of Ó Corra or Ó Corraidh, see Corr . Alternatively, a shortened and altered form of McCorry .Scottish: variant of Corrie .Americanized form of Arabic Khoury or Khouri ‘priest’. Compare Cory .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Trek Across the Plains--George and Margaret Climie Corry

    "June 1847. Joseph Horne's fifty, part of the Edward Hunter Company, also officially started their pioneer trek. The Horne fifty (also known as the John Taylor Company) consisted of 72 wagons and 19 …

    Sources (60)

    • Andrew Cory, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Andrew Corry, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Andrew Corry in entry for Letitia Newcombe Corry, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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