Mary Jane Andrus

15 November 1833–15 March 1914 (Age 80)
Florence Township, Huron, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Jane

When Mary Jane Andrus was born on 15 November 1833, in Florence Township, Huron, Ohio, United States, her father, Milo Andrus, was 19 and her mother, Abigail Jane Daley, was 18. She married A. D. Hendricks on 12 March 1851, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Cache, Utah, United States in 1860 and Lewiston, Cache, Utah, United States in 1880. She died on 15 March 1914, in Richmond, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Richmond City Cemetery, Richmond, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Dorris Hendricks
Mary Jane Andrus
Marriage: 12 March 1851
Mary Jane Hendricks
Drusilla Hendricks
Eliza Abigail Hendricks
Brigham Andrus Hendricks
William Henry Hendricks
Charlotte Hendricks
Milo Andrus Hendricks
Elizabeth Mahala Hendricks
Hila Hannah Hendricks
Chloe Hendricks
George Gideon Hendricks

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 March 1851Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 3
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    1839 · Nauvoo is Settled
    Age 6
    After the Saints had been chased out of Missouri they moved to a swampy area located next to the Mississippi River. Here they settled and named the place Nauvoo which translates into the city beautiful.
    1856 · The Largest Map Company in the World
    Age 23
    William Rand opened a small printing shop in Chicago. Doing most of the work himself for the first two years he decided to hire some help. Rand Hired Andrew McNally, an Irish Immigrant, to work in his shop. After doing business with the Chicago Tribune, Rand and McNally were hired to run the Tribune's entire printing operation. Years later, Rand and McNally established Rand McNally & Co after purchasing the Tribune's printing business. They focused mainly on printing tickets, complete railroad guides and timetables for the booming railroad industry around the city. What made the company successful was the detailed maps of roadways, along with directions to certain places. Rand McNally was the first major map publisher to embrace a system of numbered highways and erected many of the roadside highway signs that have been adopted by state and federal highway authorities. The company is still making and updating the world maps that are looked at every day.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Andrews .History: William Andrus came to Boston in 1635 and moved to New Haven in 1639, where he died in 1676.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Abigail Jane Daley History

    Abigail Jane Daley written by Stella Fisher Brossard, granddaughter She came in '48, and how brave and courageous she was. With abiding faith in her Heavenly Father and her love for the Gospel of Je …

    Sources (65)

    • Mary J Hendricks, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Mary J Andrus in entry for Geo G Hendricks and Vilate J Fuger, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Mary Jane Andews in entry for Elizabeth M. Lewis, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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