Edna Evelyn Andrews

1890–1993 (Age 102)
Emporia, Lyon, Kansas, United States

The Life of Edna Evelyn

When Edna Evelyn Andrews was born on 16 November 1890, in Emporia, Lyon, Kansas, United States, her father, William Andrews, was 48 and her mother, Ema J Andrews, was 39. She had at least 2 daughters with George Doty Snyder. She lived in Pike Township, Lyon, Kansas, United States in 1910 and Emporia Township, Lyon, Kansas, United States in 1940. She died on 26 January 1993, in Whittier, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 102.

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Family Time Line

Edna Evelyn Andrews
George Doty Snyder
Helen Snyder
Norma Jean Snyder

Spouse & Children



  • Helen Snyder


  • Norma Jean Snyder


Parents & Siblings

  • William Andrews


  • Ema J Andrews




World Events (8)

1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 1

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Age 27

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

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)

  • Edna E Andrews in household of William Andrews, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edna Snyder in household of George Snyder, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edna Snyder in household of George Snyder, "United States Census, 1930"

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