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Elias Andrews
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Birth: Nov. 5, 1851
Death: Jan. 9, 1937

Andrews.--Elias Andrews was born Nov. 5, 1851; died Jan. 9, 1937, at the home of his son (Clayton Andrews) near Willow Street, Pa.; aged 85 y. 2 m. 4 d. He was a member of Willow Street Mennonite Church. He is survived by these children: Mrs. Martha Martin, Roy and Samuel, Lancaster; David A., Willow St.; Lizzie, wife of Edmund Fry, Bumgardners; Clayton A. (with whom he resided), Annie, wife of Oscar Herman, Hollingers; also 31 grandchildren, 44 great-grandchildren, and the following brothers and sisters: Henry Andrews, Hinsdale; Frank Andrews, Lititz; Mrs. Emma Witmer, Strasburg; Mrs. Mary Barr, Lancaster. His wife and 1 daughter preceded him to the great beyond. He failed rapidly the last year, took his bed New Year's eve, and the following Wednesday night took 3 hemorrhages within one-half hour. The doctor was called and he soon had the hemorrhages stopped, but after that he was very weak. The funeral was held at the home of his son Clayton Jan. 12, conducted at the home by Bro. Aaron Harnish and at New Danville Mennonite Church by Bro. Jacob Harnish. Text Phil. 3:20, 21. The body was laid to rest in the Willow St. Mennonite cemetery. "Gone, but not forgotten." -A daughter-in-law.

Gospel Herald
February 18, 1937
Vol. XXIV No. 47 Page 1006, 1007

 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Andrews (1824 - 1888)
  Elizabeth Ressler Andrews (1825 - 1898)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah L Swank Daily Andrews (1857 - 1915)*
 
 Children:
  Martha Andrews Martin (1876 - 1947)*
  Ida Louisa Andrews Barr (1877 - 1931)*
  Samuel Andrews (1878 - 1967)*
  David Andrews (1880 - 1937)*
  Elizabeth Daily Andrews Frey (1881 - 1950)*
  Clayton Elias Andrews (1883 - 1955)*
  Anna Mae Andrews Herman (1894 - 1955)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elias Andrews (1851 - 1937)
  Benjamin Andrews (1853 - 1878)*
  Annie Andrew (1855 - 1916)*
  Henry Ressler Andrew (1856 - 1937)*
  Simon Andrews (1857 - 1893)*
  Emma Andrews Witmer (1859 - 1946)*
  Aaron Jacob Andrew (1860 - 1925)*
  Amos Andrews (1862 - 1864)*
  Mary Frances Andrews Barr (1863 - 1938)*
  John Martin Andrews (1868 - 1869)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Willow Street Mennonite Church Cemetery
Willow Street
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Carolyn Y Lowe Shifflett
Record added: Mar 26, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25540850
Elias Andrews
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