Edward L. Andrews

1854–
Iowa, United States

The Life of Edward L.

When Edward L. Andrews was born in 1854, in Iowa, United States, his father, James Andrews, was 44 and his mother, Mariah Elsie Terwiliger, was 43. He lived in Washington Township, Webster, Iowa, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

James Andrews
1810–1893
Mariah Elsie Terwiliger
1811–1906
Edward L. Andrews
1854–
William Andrews
–1851
John Tolman Andrews
1856–1941
Elwood Andrews
1860–1941

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siblings

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World Events (8)

1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines

Age 3

The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
1863

Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1886

Age 32

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

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 (1)

  • Edward L Andrews in household of James Andrews, "United States Census, 1880"

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