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Andrew Jackson English
Birth: Jan. 19, 1883
Cooke County
Texas, USA
Death: Nov. 19, 1958
Dallas County
Texas, USA

Andrew Jackson English was born January 19, 1883, in Gainesville to James Nelson English and Martha (Mollie) Harrison Lurry who both came to Texas from Georgia after the Civil War.

He was the youngest of four sisters, Audra, Annie, Lillie and Mattie and one brother, Charles. The family moved to the West Dallas area in the late 1880's, settling in Irving in 1912. His mother, Mollie, died in July 1900.

A. J. married Andrew Mable (May) Williams Marrs, daughter of America Sidney Dial and Andrew Williams. May was a widow with a son, Houston Clay Marrs.

He worked as a carpenter and bricklayer, helping build the houses of many of his children and their families.

His children were Albert Stafford "Jack", Curtis Leroy, Nellie Margaret, Russell Dial, Dorothy, Esther Belle, Mable Louise, Myrtle Alyene, Jess Willard "Bill", David Eugene and Andrew Jackson "Jay" Jr. Dorothy, born in 1910, died in 1911 and is buried in Western Heights Cemetery, Dallas. He was step-father to Houston Marrs, first child of his wife, May Williams Marrs.

After May's death in 1925, A.J. married Dollie May Clements Baker.

Family links: 
  James Nelson English (1837 - 1916)
  Martha Harrison Lurry English (1840 - 1900)
  Andrew Mable Williams English (1882 - 1925)
  Dolly Mae Baker McHugh (1903 - 1971)*
  Albert Stafford English (1905 - 1958)*
  Nell Margaret English Meissner (1906 - 1988)*
  Russell Dial English (1908 - 1975)*
  Esther Belle English Allen (1912 - 1984)*
  Curtis Leroy English (1914 - 1984)*
  Mabel Louise English Voirin (1916 - 1991)*
  Myrtle Aylene English Voirin (1918 - 1991)*
  Jess Willard English (1920 - 2008)*
  David Eugene English (1922 - 2016)*
  Andrew Jackson English (1924 - 1990)*
  Anna Mariah English Rodgers (1863 - 1950)*
  Charles J. English (1875 - 1929)*
  Lillie Pauline English Harrison (1880 - 1911)*
  Andrew Jackson English (1883 - 1958)
  Zella Mae English Kelley (1905 - 1976)**
  James Nelson English Baker (1908 - 1997)**
  Young L. English (1910 - 1974)**
*Calculated relationship
Old Kit Cemetery
Dallas County
Texas, USA
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