Edith M. Andrews

1887–1967 (Age 79)
Sumner, Oxford, Maine, United States

The Life of Edith M.

When Edith M. Andrews was born on 25 September 1887, in Sumner, Oxford, Maine, United States, her father, Thomas Jefferson Andrews, was 52 and her mother, Mary Evelyn Canwell, was 28. She married Edward Eugene Cole on 31 December 1903, in Sumner, Oxford, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Milton, Milton Township, Oxford, Maine, United States in 1910. She died in 1967, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Edith M. Andrews
Edward Eugene Cole
Marriage: 31 December 1903
Chester Jefferson Cole
Lula M Cole
Violet Evelyn Cole
Kenneth E Cole
Aubrey Linwood Cole

Spouse & Children

  • Female1887–1967Female

  • Edward Eugene Cole


31 December 1903
Sumner, Oxford, Maine, United States


  • Chester Jefferson Cole


  • Lula M Cole


  • Violet Evelyn Cole


  • Kenneth E Cole


  • Aubrey Linwood Cole


Parents & Siblings

  • Thomas Jefferson Andrews


  • Mary Evelyn Canwell




  • Chester Andrews


  • Leland J. Andrews


  • Female1887–1967Female

  • Millie Jane Andrews


World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1898 · Sinking of USS Maine

Age 11

During the Cuban War for Independence, the USS Maine had been sent to Havana to look out for the interests of the United States. On February 15, 1898, at approximately 21:40, an explosion on USS Maine was caused by roughly 5 long tons of powder. The front of the ship was demolished and the remains quickly sunk to the bottom of the ocean. 260 men lost their lives in the explosion itself, with at least six more dying afterwards from related injuries. The event kicked off an atmosphere of contention that would eventually lead to the Spanish-American War.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 21

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

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)

  • Edith Andrews in household of Thomas V Andrews, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Edith A Cole in household of Edmund E Cole, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edith Cole in household of Edmund Cole, "United States Census, 1920"

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