Edna Josephine Andrews

1907–1996 (Age 88)
York, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Edna Josephine

When Edna Josephine Andrews was born on 7 August 1907, in York, Ontario, Canada, her father, Joseph Archibald Andrews, was 33 and her mother, Eliza Jane Chambers, was 35. She had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Edward Oliver Collins Cunningham. She died in 1996, in Newmarket, York, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

Edna Josephine Andrews
1907–1996
Edward Oliver Collins Cunningham
1906–1943
Joan Cunningham
1932–1997
Ronald Charles Cunningham

Spouse & Children

children

(2)

  • Female1932–1997Female

  • Ronald Charles Cunningham

    MaleMale

Parents & Siblings

  • Joseph Archibald Andrews

    Male1874–Male

  • Eliza Jane Chambers

    Female1872–Female

siblings

(4)

  • Marjorie Lillian Andrews

    Female1902–1939Female

  • Walter Ernest Andrews

    Male1905–1905Male

  • Joseph Clarence Andrews

    Male1905–1905Male

  • Female1907–1996Female

World Events (5)

1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born

Age 27

Born on May 28, 1934, the Dionne quintuplets were the first set of quintuplets to survive infancy. The five girls were born two months prematuare and months later were taken from their parents by the Red Cross. In the 1940s they were returned to their family.
1943 · Conservative Party Wins Ontario Election

Age 36

George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.
1955 · General Motors Auto Workers Strike

Age 48

From 1955-1956, around 17,000 workers for General Motors went on strike. They wanted a pay raise, more secure working conditions, and a health plan half paid by General Motors. The strike lasted 148 days.

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.

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