Edith Laurie Andrews

1903–1979 (Age 76)
Madison, Texas, United States

The Life of Edith Laurie

When Edith Laurie Andrews was born on 4 February 1903, in Madison, Texas, United States, her father, Robert Floyd Andrews, was 39 and her mother, Sarah Virginia Tinsley, was 30. She married Thomas Cecil Maness on 10 September 1924, in Madison, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Justice Precinct 3, Mason, Texas, United States in 1930 and Justice Precinct 1, Madison, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 9 October 1979, in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Madisonville, Madison, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edith Laurie Andrews
Thomas Cecil Maness
Marriage: 10 September 1924
Cecil Maness
Gene Roland Maness
Marion Thomas Maness

Spouse & Children

10 September 1924
Madison, Texas, United States


  • Cecil Maness


  • Male1932–1994Male

  • Marion Thomas Maness


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World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1905 · Construction of the Praetorian Building

Age 2

Texas completed the construction of the Praetorian Building (Stone Plane Tower) in 1909. It was the first skyscraper in Texas and the Southwestern United States. The building had 15 stories and was 190 ft tall.
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)

  • Edith Andrews in household of R F Andrews, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Edith Andrews in household of Robert Andrews, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edith L Maness in household of Cecil T Maness, "United States Census, 1930"

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