Edward N. Andrews

1840–1920 (Age 80)
Connecticut, United States

The Life of Edward N.

When Edward N. Andrews was born on 15 April 1840, in Connecticut, United States, his father, Nathaniel Andrews, was 40 and his mother, Ann Couch, was 39. He had at least 1 daughter with Elizabeth A Storer. He lived in New Britain, Hartford, Connecticut, United States in 1880 and Newington, Hartford, Connecticut, United States in 1910. He registered for military service in 1865. He died on 5 April 1920, at the age of 79, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, New Britain, Hartford, Connecticut, United States.

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Edward N. Andrews
Elizabeth A Storer
Eliza Andrews

Spouse & Children



  • Eliza Andrews


Parents & Siblings



  • Sara Andrews


  • Nancy A Andrews


  • James Andrews


  • Female1827–Female

  • Male1837–Male

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World Events (8)


Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1848 · Slavery is Abolished

Age 8

In 1840, the American Anti-Slavery Society split and slavery started being outlawed in the state. In Canterbury, Connecticut, Prudence Crandall started a school for young African American girls. The people got mad and Crandall was taken to court. The case was lost and that was the beginning of many other cases that would be lost, but it was also the start of having slavery abolished.

Age 23

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

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)

  • Edward Andrews, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Edward N Andrews, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edward N Andrews in household of Ann Andrews, "United States Census, 1860"

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