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Andrew Jackson Flora
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Birth: Jul. 5, 1854
Posey County
Indiana, USA
Death: May 5, 1929
Knox County
Indiana, USA

Andrew Jackson Flora was the youngest child born to James Wiggins & Sarah Jane (Harget) Flora Jr in Posey County, Indiana. At 1 year old Andrew’s family moved to Franklin County, Illinois & resided here until 1869; moving to Vincennes, Knox County, Indiana.

Andrew married Elizabeth Noah Saturday, October 18, 1873 in Vincennes, Knox County, Indiana. Unknown if deceased or divorced by 1880. Andrew married Anna Margaret Gee Wednesday, February 18, 1880 in Vincennes, Knox County, Indiana. He & Margaret resided with siblings in Coffee Twp., Wabash County, Illinois; Andrew's brother Robert Franklin Flora & his wife/Margaret's sister Mary Louise (Gee) Flora farming land. Andrew & Margaret move back to Vincennes, Knox County, Indiana by 1888; residing here until their separation.

Andrew & Margaret had three children:

Charles T Flory
Amil Clyde Flora
Harry Andrew Flora

Married 20 years with three children born & three living he & Margaret are renting a house in Vincennes, Knox County, Indiana with Margaret's sister Sarah Rosetta "Rosa" Gee Warner living with them in the summer of 1900.

Andrew & Margaret separated in 1902 in Vincennes, Knox County, Indiana. On Friday, October 23, 1906 Andrew & Margaret divorced. Andrew lived in Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana with his sons from 1907 to 1916. 1917 Andrew moved back to Vincennes, Knox County, Indiana residing at 1130 Park Street.

In 1910 Jackson is listed as widowed & living with his sons Harry (wife Nora) & Charles; working odd jobs in Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana. At his last known residence in 1920 Andrew Jackson along with his son Charles are boarders in a home in Ward 6 in Vincennes, Indiana. He is again listed as widowed; as is his death certificate. No record of another marriage has been found.

Andrew Jackson died at the age of 74 Sunday, May 5, 1929 in Vincennes, Knox County, Indiana.

The Vincennes Commercial Newspaper Obituary; Tuesday, May 7, 1929:

Flora, Andrew J - Age seventy-four, died suddenly from heart disease at 4:25 Sunday afternoon at his home, 816 N 13th Street. He leaves three sons, Charles of Vincennes, and Harry & Amel, of Terre Haute. Funeral services will be held at the Stocker funeral home at 2:30 Tuesday afternoon, the Rev A M Brown, of the North Methodist Episcopal Church, officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery.

Family links: 
  James Wiggins Flora (1815 - ____)
  Sarah Jane Harget Flora (1813 - ____)
  Anna Margaret Gee Flora Morgan (1870 - 1937)
  Charles Flory (1882 - 1951)*
  Amil Clyde Flora (1885 - 1959)*
  Harry Andrew Flora (1889 - 1961)*
  Robert Franklin Flory (1850 - 1927)*
  James Henry Flora (1853 - 1928)*
  Andrew Jackson Flora (1854 - 1929)
*Calculated relationship
Note: Walked Area - No Headstone
Fairview Cemetery
Knox County
Indiana, USA
Plot: FVLSG2-506
Maintained by: JoAnnamae
Originally Created by: ProgBase
Record added: Dec 20, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 63123888
Andrew Jackson Flora
Added by: JoAnnamae
Andrew Jackson Flora
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 Added: Mar. 8, 2013

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