Edna Francis Andrews

1900–1984 (Age 83)
New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Edna Francis

When Edna Francis Andrews was born on 29 July 1900, in New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Jonathan Covell Andrews, was 27 and her mother, Sadie M. Hammond, was 24. She married Henry Christopher Dyer about 1925, in New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Massachusetts, United States in 1900. She died in June 1984, in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Covina, Los Angeles, California, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Edna Francis Andrews
Henry Christopher Dyer
Marriage: about 1925
Norma Anne Dyer

Spouse & Children

about 1925
New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Jonathan Covell Andrews


  • Female1875–1959Female



World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 4

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

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)

  • Edna F Dyer in household of Henry W Dyer, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edna F Dyer in household of Henry C Dyer, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edna Andrews in household of Sadie Andrews, "United States Census, 1920"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account
Create a free account to view more about your family.
Share this with your family and friends.