Edmund W Andrews

1892–1961 (Age 68)
Jackson, Amador, California, United States

The Life of Edmund W

When Edmund W Andrews was born on 14 May 1892, in Jackson, Amador, California, United States, his father, Edmund William Andrews, was 35 and his mother, Marilla Jane Harmon, was 36. He lived in Judicial Township 1, Amador, California, United States in 1900 and Modesto Judicial Township, Stanislaus, California, United States in 1940. He died on 2 February 1961, in Modesto, Stanislaus, California, United States, at the age of 68.

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Edmund W Andrews
Elfreda H Starkweather

Spouse & Children

  • Male1892–1961Male

  • Elfreda H Starkweather


Parents & Siblings



  • Lillie Andrews


  • Jessie Andrews


  • Female1889–1974Female

  • Male1892–1961Male

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

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.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 14

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 20

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

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)

  • Edmund W Andrews, "United States Census, 1930"
  • E W Andrews, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edmund W Andrews in household of Marilla J Andrews, "United States Census, 1900"

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