Jack Richard Andrews

1920–2008 (Age 88)
Superior, Douglas, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Jack Richard

When Jack Richard Andrews was born on 11 September 1920, in Superior, Douglas, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Wilford Andrews, was 25 and his mother, Juliet Anna Louise Klinkert, was 23. He married Virginia Catherine Schaller on 6 April 1943. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 21 November 2008, in Eatonville, Pierce, Washington, United States, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

Jack Richard Andrews
1920–2008
Virginia Catherine Schaller
1921–1992
Marriage: 6 April 1943

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
6 April 1943

Parents & Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1932 · Wisconsin Passes First Unemployment Compensation Law

Age 12

The nation's first unemployment compensation law was passed in Wisconsin on January 28, 1932.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 24

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

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)

  • John R Andrews in household of Wilford Andrews, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Jack R Andrews, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Jack R Andrews, "Washington Death Index, 1965-2014"

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