Edna Florence Andrews

1913–1981 (Age 67)
Covington, Alabama, United States

The Life of Edna Florence

When Edna Florence Andrews was born on 20 July 1913, in Covington, Alabama, United States, her father, Gordon Edwin Andrews, was 37 and her mother, Mary Ida McIntosh, was 38. She married Rev James Martin Grider on 29 June 1929, in Covington, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Election Precinct 8 Grant, Coffee, Alabama, United States in 1920 and Election Precinct 31 Government Street Loop, Mobile, Alabama, United States in 1940. She died in April 1981, in Opp, Covington, Alabama, United States, at the age of 67.

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Edna Florence Andrews
Rev James Martin Grider
Marriage: 29 June 1929
Christine Edna Grider

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29 June 1929
Covington, Alabama, United States


  • Christine Edna Grider


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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1917 · The 167th Infantry Regiment

Age 4

The 167th Infantry Regiment of the Alabama National Guard was assigned to the 42nd “Rainbow Division” in World War II. The 167th fought in 5 major campaigns and served at the front longer than any other U.S. Regiment.

Age 18

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

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 Grider in household of James M Grider, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edny F Andrews in household of G E Andrews, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Edna Andrews, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"

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