Agnes Bertha Andrews

1893–1970 (Age 76)
Connecticut, United States

The Life of Agnes Bertha

When Agnes Bertha Andrews was born on 9 October 1893, in Connecticut, United States, her father, George William Andrews, was 30 and her mother, Margaret Fraser Ballantyne, was 28. She married David A McDonald about 1919. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Hartford, Connecticut, United States for about 5 years and Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, United States in 1942. She died on 8 May 1970, in Windsorville, East Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Windsorville, East Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

Agnes Bertha Andrews
David A McDonald
Marriage: about 1919
Madelyn McDonald

Spouse & Children

about 1919


  • Madelyn McDonald


Parents & Siblings

  • George William Andrews


  • Margaret Fraser Ballantyne




World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

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.
1900 · First U.S.  Navy Submarine Constructed

Age 7

The USS Holland was the first commissioned submarine. It was named after John Philip Holland. It had been laid down in November of 1896 and launched a year later. It was acquired and commissioned in 1900 and decommissioned five years later. The submarine was finally sold in 1913 and put on display until it was scrapped in 1932.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 23

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

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)

  • Agnes B Andrews in household of George W Andrews, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Agnes R Andrews in household of George W Andrews, "United States Census, 1910"
  • AGNE in entry for David A Mcdonald, "Connecticut Death Index, 1949-2001"

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