James Andrews

England, United Kingdom

The Life of James

When James Andrews was born about 1827, in England, United Kingdom, his father, James Andrews, was 30 and his mother, Harriet Sindle, was 24. He married Elizabeth Lailey on 23 May 1847, in Thatcham, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons.

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James Andrews
Elizabeth Lailey
Marriage: 23 May 1847
George Andrews
Isaac Andrews
Henry Andrews
Joseph Andrews

Spouse & Children

23 May 1847
Thatcham, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom


Parents & Siblings

  • James Andrews


  • Harriet Sindle




  • William Andrews


  • Male1827–Male

  • Eliza Andrews


  • Elizabeth Andrews


  • Abraham Andrews


+6 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 3

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 6

The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 53

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

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)

  • James Andrews, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • James Andrew, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Geo. Andrews in entry for Geo. Andrews, "New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949"

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