|Birth: ||Dec. 25, 1889|
|Death: ||Mar. 15, 1943|
At the time of his birth, Chris J. Andrews (1890-1943) was christened, Christos James Andrianopoulos, at Remoustafa, Athens, Greece. In 1911, he boarded the vessel S.S. Athinai as it departed from Calamas, Greece, and arrived at New York Harbor, New York, USA on September 23, 1911. On May 18, 1934, after petitioning the United States government, Chris J. Andrews received Certificate No. 3662003- making him an official citizen of the United States of America.
Chris had two uncles who resided in Petoskey, Emmet County, Michigan, one of whom owned a restaurant called, The Blackstone. Anna M. Colley (1900-1978) worked in the restaurant one summer, where she met Chris. The two were married at Boyne Falls, Charlevoix County, Michigan on December 30, 1918. Anna was the daughter of Henry C. "Harry" and Elizabeth J. Irish Colley. Chris and Anna had two children, Eva Mae Andres and James Lyle Andrews. Other than two short years spent at Whitehall, Michigan during the Great Depression, Chris Andrews and his family resided in Boyne City, Charlevoix County, Michigan. Chris worked at the Howe Leather Tannery there, until the time of his death in 1943.
Anna Matilda Colley Andrews (1900 - 1978)*
Eva Mae Andrews Seekamp (1919 - 1980)*
James Lyle Andrews (1931 - 2010)*
Chris J. Andrews
1889 - 1943
Maple Lawn Cemetery
Plot: Lot 953 - Grave #5
Maintained by: patrickinpetoskey
Originally Created by: mourninglory
Record added: Apr 03, 2010
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