Andrew Creech Finley

15 January 1911–4 August 1996 (Age 85)
Briscoe, Lincoln, Missouri, United States

The Life of Andrew Creech

When Andrew Creech Finley was born on 15 January 1911, in Briscoe, Lincoln, Missouri, United States, his father, Andrew Morris Finley, was 30 and his mother, Etta Creech, was 27. He had at least 1 son with Cecelia R Keil. He lived in Hurricane Township, Lincoln, Missouri, United States in 1920 and Troy, Bedford Township, Lincoln, Missouri Territory, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1945. He died on 4 August 1996, in Silex, Lincoln, Missouri, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Troy, Lincoln, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Creech Finley
1911–1996
Cecelia R Keil
1914–1995
Andrew Jacob Finley
1940–2007

Spouse and Children

children

(1)

    Andrew Jacob Finley

    Male1940–2007Male

Parents and Siblings

    Andrew Morris Finley

    Male1880–1927Male

    Female1883–1966Female

siblings

(5)

    Susie M Finley

    Female1905–Female

    Robert Avery Finley

    Male1907–1988Male

    Male1911–1996Male

    Wilson Elwood Finley

    Male1915–1978Male

    Male1918–1989Male

World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1931 · The Bagnell Dam and Lake of the Ozarks

Age 20

The Bagnell Dam on the Osage River was completed in 1931. The dam was built to generate hydroelectric power to the Osage Power Plant. The building of the dam created Lake of the Ozarks, one of the largest man-made lakes in the world, and over 1,000 miles of shoreline.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 24

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

Scottish: from the Gaelic personal name Fionnlagh (Old Irish Findlaech), composed of the elements fionn ‘white’, ‘fair’ ( see Finn ) + laoch ‘warrior’, ‘hero’, which seems to have been reinforced by an Old Norse personal name composed of the elements finn ‘Finn’ + leikr ‘fight’, ‘battle’, ‘hero’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Andrew A Finley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Andrew C Finley in household of Andrew M Finley, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Andrew Creech Finley, "Missouri, Reports of Separation Notices, 1941-1946"

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