James Andrews

1841–1910 (Age 69)
Monk Bretton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of James

When James Andrews was born on 11 May 1841, in Monk Bretton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Richard Andrews, was 50 and his mother, Elizabeth Thackeray, was 41. He married Mary Ann Clayton about March 1859, in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Barugh, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years. He died about December 1910, in Doncaster, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 69, and was buried in Gawber, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

James Andrews
Mary Ann Clayton
Marriage: about March 1859
Richard Andrews
Clara Andrews
James Andrews
Elizabeth Andrews
Herbert Andrews
John Andrews

Spouse & Children

about March 1859
Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom


  • Richard Andrews


  • Female1867–1957Female

  • Elizabeth Andrews


  • Herbert Andrews


  • James Andrews


+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

  • Richard Andrews


  • Elizabeth Thackeray




  • Mary Andrews


  • Hannah Andrews


  • Joseph Andrews


  • Ellen Andrews


  • Eliza Andrews


+7 More Children

World Events (7)


Age 2

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 13

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1863 · Lendal Bridge Opened

Age 22

The Lendal Bridge was opened in 1863, after a previous failed attempt at building it Thomas Page was brought in to design it. It is an iron bridge styled with the gothic style popular in England. When it was first opened, it was a toll bridge but in 1894, it accepted it’s last toll.

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)

  • James Andrews in household of Elizabeth Andrews, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Jas Andrews, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • James Andrews, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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