Dorothy Noreen Andrews

1900–1981 (Age 81)
Riverside, Riverside, California, United States

The Life of Dorothy Noreen

When Dorothy Noreen Andrews was born on 20 February 1900, in Riverside, Riverside, California, United States, her father, Charles Byron Andrews, was 38 and her mother, Alice Jane Ancell, was 33. She had at least 1 daughter with Cornelius Dewitt Briscoe. She died on 29 December 1981, at the age of 81, and was buried in Between, Walton, Georgia, United States.

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Dorothy Noreen Andrews
Cornelius Dewitt Briscoe
Ann Briscoe Andrews

Spouse & Children



  • Ann Briscoe Andrews


Parents & Siblings



  • Boy Andrews


  • Margaret Andrews


  • Male1890–1951Male

  • Frank Lee Andrews


  • Female1895–1979Female

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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 6

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

Age 22

The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.

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)

  • Dorothy Andrews in household of Charles B Andrews, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Dorothy Andrews in entry for Ann Briscoe Andrews, "Mexico, San Luis Potosí, Civil Registration, 1859-2000"
  • Andrews, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"

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