Edith Louise Andrews

1886–1985 (Age 99)
Hampshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Edith Louise

Edith Louise Andrews was born on 10 October 1886, in Hampshire, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of Charles J Andrews and Lydia Lilley. She had at least 2 daughters with Benjamin Johnthan Garnham. She lived in Leyton, Essex, England, United Kingdom in 1901 and Leytonstone, Essex, England, United Kingdom in 1911. She died on 12 December 1985, in Wairoa, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand, at the age of 99, and was buried in Wairoa, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand.

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Family Time Line

Edith Louise Andrews
Benjamin Johnthan Garnham
Gertrude Blanche Garnham
Matilda Garnham

Spouse & Children



  • Gertrude Blanche Garnham


  • Matilda Garnham


Parents & Siblings

  • Charles J Andrews


  • Lydia Lilley




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World Events (8)

1887 · New Zealands's First National Park

Age 1

Tongariro National Park was the sixth national park established in the world and the first in New Zealand. In the center of the park there lies three active volcanic mountains (Ruapehu, Ngauruhoe, and Tongariro). it is home to the famed Tongariro Alpine Crossing day hike and has been recognized as a World Heritage Site for all its natural values.
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 18

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Age 28

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

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 (2)

  • Edith Lilly Andrews in household of Charles James Andrews, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Edith L Andrews in household of Charles J Andrews, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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