Eli Curtis Andrews

1857–1899 (Age 41)
Macon, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Eli Curtis

When Eli Curtis Andrews was born on 1 November 1857, in Macon, Tennessee, United States, his father, John Jackson Andrews, was 50 and his mother, Matilda Isabella Willis, was 46. He married Victoria Alice Cothron on 12 August 1880, in Macon, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Tennessee, United States in 1870 and Civil District 8, Jackson, Tennessee, United States in 1880. He died on 15 July 1899, in Macon, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 41.

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Family Time Line

Eli Curtis Andrews
1857–1899
Victoria Alice Cothron
1866–1940
Marriage: 12 August 1880
Leroy Horace Andrews
1881–1955
Drewry Allen Andrews
1884–1967
Daisy Cleora 'Ora' Andrews
1887–1970
John Ransom Andrews
1889–1962
Buford Carsley Andrews
1892–1962
Ara Hatton Andrews
1894–1973
Lou Bessie Andrews
1897–1902
Alice Bassie Andrews
1897–1979

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
12 August 1880
Macon, Tennessee, United States
children

(8)

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Parents & Siblings

siblings

(12)

  • Male1828–1869Male

  • John Arthur Andrews

    Male1831–1856Male

  • Drury A Andrews

    Male1832–1908Male

  • Emmaline Andrews

    Female1836–1863Female

  • Andrew Andrews

    Male1838–1880Male

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 5

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.
1863

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 13

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

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)

  • E C Andrews in household of J Andrews, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Eli C Andrews in household of John Andrews, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Eli C Andrews in household of John Andrews, "United States Census, 1870"

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