Agnes Ellen Andrews

1878–1968 (Age 89)
Seymour, Jackson, Indiana, United States

The Life of Agnes Ellen

When Agnes Ellen Andrews was born on 21 December 1878, in Seymour, Jackson, Indiana, United States, her father, Josiah Harding Andrews, was 45 and her mother, Sarah Agnes Agnew, was 29. She married Tipton Shields Blish on 2 October 1905, in Jackson, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Jackson Township, Jackson, Indiana, United States in 1910 and Seymour, Jackson Township, Jackson, Indiana Territory, United States in 1940. She died on 5 April 1968, in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Seymour, Jackson, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Agnes Ellen Andrews
Tipton Shields Blish
Marriage: 2 October 1905
Tipton A Blish
Edwin Andrews Blish
Stuart Shields Blish
Janet Tipton Blish

Spouse & Children

  • Female1878–1968Female

  • Tipton Shields Blish


2 October 1905
Jackson, Indiana, United States


Parents & Siblings



  • Female1878–1968Female

  • Jonah H Andrews


  • Laura E Andrews


  • Helen Agnes Andrews


World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 4

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 24

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

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)

  • Agnes Blish, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Agnes E Andrews in household of Joseph H Andrews, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Agnes Andrews in household of Josiah Andrews, "United States Census, 1880"

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