Katherine Ellen Andrews

20 January 1862–9 April 1953 (Age 91)
Iowa, United States

The Life of Katherine Ellen

When Katherine Ellen Andrews was born on 20 January 1862, in Iowa, United States, her father, Deloney Powel Andrews, was 37 and her mother, Martha Hughs, was 34. She lived in Bevier, Macon, Missouri, United States in 1880. She died on 9 April 1953, in Ardmore, Macon, Missouri, United States, at the age of 91.

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Deloney Powel Andrews
Martha Hughs
Sarah E Anderson
John William Andrews
Mary Anne Andrews
James K Andrews
Benjamin A Andrews
Katherine Ellen Andrews
M. Francis Andrews

Parents and Siblings

    Deloney Powel Andrews


    Martha Hughs




    Sarah E Anderson


    John William Andrews



    James K Andrews


    Benjamin A Andrews


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World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · The Burtis Opera House

Age 5

The Burtis Opera House opened in Davenport and could easily hold an audience of 1,600. It was a widely used facility and Mark Twain filled the house when he spoke on tour in 1869. It was also used to house Susan B. Anthony when she lectured on the woman's right to vote. The Quad City Symphony Orchestra played its first concert as the new Tri-City Symphony in the Opera House. An arsonist set fire to the building on the evening of April 26, 1921, and the building was severely destroyed. The building was rebuilt but was no longer used as an opera house.

Age 24

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

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 .)

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Catherine Andrews in household of Dalona P Andrews, "United States Census, 1870"
  • E Cathrine Andrews in household of Deloney Andrews, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Katherine Ellen Andrews - Government record: Death record or certificate: birth-name: Katherine Ellen Andrews

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