Andrew Jackson Luce

24 April 1833–25 January 1923 (Age 89)
Hancock, Maine, United States

The Life Summary of Andrew Jackson

When Andrew Jackson Luce was born on 24 April 1833, in Hancock, Maine, United States, his father, Ephraim Luce, was 33 and his mother, Lydia Maria Macomber, was 34. He married Melinda Jane Franklin in 1864. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 25 January 1923, in Linslaw, Lane, Oregon, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Jackson Luce
1833–1923
Melinda Jane Franklin
1845–1903
Marriage: 1864
George Washington Luce
1865–1931
Alice Matilda Luce
1870–1958
Joseph Luce
1868–
Mary B Luce
1875–1932
Edwin Luce
1875–
Lissie Luce
1879–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1864
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 3
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    1838 · The Aroostook War
    Age 5
    "An international incident referred to as the Aroostook War or ""Pork and Beans War"". The conflict resulted as part of an international boundary dispute between the United States. Although several British soldiers were captured, nobody was killed during the war. In fact, local militia units did not engage in any significant combat. One of the most dramatic events was actually when two Canadian militia were injured by Black Bears."
    1859 · Oregon Becomes a State
    Age 26
    Oregon became the 33rd state admitted to the Union on February 14, 1859. 

    Name Meaning

    English:from the Old French and Middle English female personal name Luce, Lucy, from Latin Lucia .habitational name from Lucé (Orne), transported to England by the Normans.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Lucia
    Lucey
    Luse

    Sources (10)

    • A J Luce, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Andrew J Luce in household of George W Luce, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Andrew Jackson E, "Oregon Death Index, 1903-1998"

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