James Andrews

1817–1906 (Age 89)
Bruton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of James

When James Andrews was born in 1817, in Bruton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, his father, Henry Andrews, was 29 and his mother, Susannah Smithwick, was 37. He married Mary Higgins in 1838, in Wellington, Somerset, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 29 October 1906, in Croydon Park, New South Wales, Australia, at the age of 89, and was buried in Enfield, New South Wales, Australia.

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Family Time Line

James Andrews
1817–1906
Mary Higgins
1815–1884
Marriage: 1838
Maria Andrews
1838–
Susan Andrews
1841–1937
Elizabeth Andrews
1844–1921
James Andrews
1846–1908
John T Andrews
1853–1942
William Andrews
1857–

Spouse & Children

  • Male1817–1906Male

  • Mary Higgins

    Female1815–1884Female

MARRIAGE
1838
Wellington, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
children

(6)

  • Maria Andrews

    Female1838–Female

  • Susan Andrews

    Female1841–1937Female

  • Elizabeth Andrews

    Female1844–1921Female

  • James Andrews

    Male1846–1908Male

  • John T Andrews

    Male1853–1942Male

+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1823

Age 6

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1829

Age 12

Australia is claimed as British territory.
1841

Age 24

George Grey appointed Governor of South Australia.

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)

  • James Andrews in entry for John Andrews, "Australia Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981"
  • James Andrews in entry for James Andrews, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • James Andrews, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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