Dorothy S. Andrews

1902–1985 (Age 83)
Newburyport, Essex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Dorothy S.

When Dorothy S. Andrews was born on 16 February 1902, in Newburyport, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Walter Evans Andrews, was 36 and her mother, Mary Estelle Gray, was 34. She lived in Hingham, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States in 1920 and Barrington, Bristol, Rhode Island, United States in 1935. She died in August 1985, in Concord, New South Wales, Australia, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Walter Evans Andrews
Mary Estelle Gray
Dorothy S. Andrews

Parents & Siblings

  • Walter Evans Andrews


  • Female1867–1942Female



World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1907 · Larchmont sinks

Age 5

On February 11, 1907, a passenger ship gets rammed by a coal carrier just southwest of Watch Hill, Rhode Island. It takes only 10 minutes for the Larchmont to sink. Only 19 of those on board survive. The next day bodies of those that had been on the ship continue to wash up onto the shore.

Age 25

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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)

  • Dorothy Andrews, "Rhode Island State Census, 1935"
  • Dorothy Andrew in household of Walter E Andrew, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Dorothy Andrews in household of Walter C Andrews, "United States Census, 1910"

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