James Andrews

Horsham, Sussex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of James

When James Andrews was born in 1815, in Horsham, Sussex, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Andrews, was 33 and his mother, Sarah Andrews, was 33. He married Harriet Heathfield on 23 November 1835, in Horley, Surrey, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Frant, Sussex, England in 1851.

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James Andrews
Harriet Heathfield
Marriage: 23 November 1835
Harry Andrews
James Andrews
William Andrews
Jane Andrews
Mary Ann Andrews
John Andrews
Alfred Andrews
Albert Andrews

Spouse & Children

  • Male1815–Male

  • Harriet Heathfield


23 November 1835
Horley, Surrey, England, United Kingdom


  • Harry Andrews


  • Mary Ann Andrews


  • John Andrews


  • James Andrews


  • William Andrews


+3 More Children

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World Events (7)


Age 0

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 18

The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 39

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

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, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • James Andrews in entry for James Andrews, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • James Andrews in entry for James Wheeler Andrews and Mary Ann Goodenough, "England, Sussex, Parish Registers, 1538-1910"

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