Alex Andrews

1903–1978 (Age 75)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Alex

When Alex Andrews was born on 26 February 1903, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, his father, Alexander Andrews, was 39 and his mother, Amelia Schneckenburg, was 39. He had at least 1 son with Mabelle Gignac. He died about 10 March 1978, in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Alex Andrews
Mabelle Gignac
Robert Hale Andrews

Spouse & Children

  • Male1903–1978Male

  • Mabelle Gignac




  • Robert Hale Andrews


Parents & Siblings

  • Alexander Andrews


  • Amelia Schneckenburg




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World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1905 · The Industrial Workers of the World

Age 2

The Industrial Workers of the World was founded after a convention was held by radical trade unionists from all over the United States who opposed the policies of the American Federation of Labor. The IWW opposed the American Federation of Labor's acceptance of capitalism and its refusal to include unskilled workers in craft unions. The convention took place on June 24 and was referred by the workers as the Industrial Congress or the Industrial Union Convention. The IWW aimed to promote worker solidarity in the revolutionary struggle to overthrow the employing class.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 20

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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)

  • Alexander Andruszkiewicz Jr. in household of Alex Andruszkiewicz, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Alexander Andrews Jr., "United States Census, 1930"
  • Alex Andrews, "United States Census, 1940"

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