Effie Chance Andrews

1881–1962 (Age 81)
Cradley, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Effie Chance

When Effie Chance Andrews was born in 1881, in Cradley, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Henry Andrews, was 28 and her mother, Leah Smith, was 24. She married Frederick Leake on 8 April 1901, in Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire, England. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire, England in 1901 and Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911. She died in 1962, in England, United Kingdom, at the age of 81.

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Effie Chance Andrews
Frederick Leake
Marriage: 8 April 1901
Harry Leake
Lawrence Leake
Lenora Leake

Spouse & Children

8 April 1901
Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire, England


  • Harry Leake


  • Male1905–1985Male

  • Lenora Leake


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World Events (7)


Age 3

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 23

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Age 27

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

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)

  • Essie Andrews in household of Henry Andrews, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Effie Andrews in household of Henry Andrews, "England and Wales Census, 1901"
  • Effie Leake in household of Frederick Leake, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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