Elighia Ellroy Andrews

1883–1972 (Age 89)
Troy, Pike, Alabama, United States

The Life of Elighia Ellroy

When Elighia Ellroy Andrews was born on 18 November 1883, in Troy, Pike, Alabama, United States, his father, James Richard Andrews, was 26 and his mother, Anna Mullins, was 23. He lived in Justice Precinct 1, San Saba, Texas, United States in 1930 and Justice Precinct 1, Shelby, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 21 December 1972, in Center, Shelby, Texas, United States, at the age of 89.

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James Richard Andrews
Anna Mullins
Jay Marvin Andrews
Willie Andrews
Elighia Ellroy Andrews
Irvin Talmage Andrews
Obie Andrews
Annie Andrews
John Wesley Andrews

Parents & Siblings

  • James Richard Andrews


  • Anna Mullins




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World Events (8)


Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 11

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 24

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

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)

  • Eligah Andrews in household of J R Andrews, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Elijah Andrews in household of Anna Andrews, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Eliza Andrew in household of James R Andrew, "United States Census, 1920"

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