Edwin Smith Andrews


The Life of Edwin Smith

When Edwin Smith Andrews was born on 26 July 1875, his father, John R. Andrews, was 34 and his mother, Elizabeth J Milliken, was 32. He married Elizabeth P Mizner on 27 April 1898, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States for about 5 years and Daytona Beach, Volusia, Florida, United States in 1940.

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Edwin Smith Andrews
Elizabeth P Mizner
Marriage: 27 April 1898
Edwin S Andrews

Spouse & Children

27 April 1898
Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • John R. Andrews


  • Elizabeth J Milliken




  • Charles J. Andrews


  • Mary C. Andrews


  • Catherine Andrews


  • Male1875–Male

  • Florence Andrews


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1881 · Center of Stove Manufacturing

Age 6

During the late 19th century, cast-iron stove manufacturing became Detroit's top industry and later the city received the nickname, "Stove Capital of the World."
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 31

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

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)

  • Edwin S Andrews, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edwin S Andrews, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edwin S Andrews in household of John R Andrews, "United States Census, 1880"

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