Edward Milton Andrews

1877–1941 (Age 64)
Oconee, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Edward Milton

When Edward Milton Andrews was born on 1 April 1877, in Oconee, South Carolina, United States, his father, John LaFayette Andrews, was 31 and his mother, Lavinia Charlotte Beard, was 27. He died on 1 August 1941, in Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 64.

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John LaFayette Andrews
Lavinia Charlotte Beard
Sallie K. Andrews
Julia R. Andrews
Edward Milton Andrews
Annie Mary Andrews
Eber Bell Andrews

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World Events (8)

1878 · Liberian Exodus

Age 1

April 21, 1878, around 206 African Americans boarde the ship Azor for Liberia.The cause for this is with the rise of political power, it makes life even harder for the African Americans.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

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.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 19

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

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)

  • Eddie M Anderson in household of John Anderson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Eddie Andrews in household of John Andrews, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Edward M Andrews in household of Julia R Andrews, "United States Census, 1910"

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