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George Gibson Andrews (1851 - 1920)

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George Gibson (Gib) Andrews
Born in New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Bell Block, Taranaki, New Zealandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Waitara, Taranaki, New Zealandmap
Andrews-1787 created 18 Oct 2011 | Last modified | Last edit: 15 Oct 2017
19:29: Lorna Henderson edited the Biography for Gib Andrews. (added notes on the photo being copied around the web as Gib instead of the William G Andrews it is labelled as) [Thank Lorna for this]
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Categories: Taranaki, New Zealand | Huirangi Cemetery, Taranaki.

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Biography

George Gibson (Gib) Andrews [1], son of Simon & Jane (GIBSON) Andrews [2]

Born 1 Jul 1851 New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand

cert. shows July 1st George Gibson, male, father Simon ANDREWS, labourer of New Plymouth, mother Jane GIBSON. Signed X mark of Simon ANDREWS, reg. July 22nd. [3]
On same page as Caroline, dtr of Richard Langman and Mary Rogers (Jun 23rd)

Died 30 Aug 1920 Waitara, Taranaki, New Zealand

cert #2246 reads: George Gibson Andrews, labourer 30 Aug 1920, Waitara, aged 69 of apoplexy exhaustion 4 yrs duration, last seen by M Campbell 2 Aug 1920. S/o Simon Andrews farmer and Jane m.s. Gibson. Buried 1 Sep 1920 Huirangi, Rev G H Gavin, C of E. Born New Plymouth. Married Bell Block at age 25, widow Ellen Turnbull 66.  :Survived by Males 41, 39, 35 (Arthur, George and Len) and Female, 40 (Jessie). Informant Undertaker, Waitara, reg. 4th Sep. [4]
Dth notice: "ANDREWS: At Waitara on Aug 30 1920 George Gibson, bel. hus. of Ellen Andrews, aged 69 yrs. No mourning by request"
Funeral Notice: "The funeral of the late George Gibson Andrews will leave his late residence Waitara on Wed Sep 1st at 11am for the Huirangi Cem. Friends will kindly accept this intimation H Spurdle, Undertaker for Toplow Bros.
Obit: "As briefly announced in my notes of yesterday Mr G.G. Andrews died early yesterday morning after being laid aside by paralysis for several years. He was the son of Simon Andrews one of the earliest Taranaki settlers. Deceased was for some time the manager of the Waitara Rd Factory and has been associated with the district during the whole of his life of 69 yrs. He was a much respected man of strict integrity and of high character and a man in its real name. The burial takes place at Huirangi Cem to-morrow (Wed) morning"

Buried Huirangi Cem., nr Waitara, Taranaki, New Zealand [5] [6]

Married 24 May 1876 Primitive Methodist Church, Bell Block, Taranaki, New Zealand [7]

Husband: George Gibson Andrews
Wife: Ellen Turnbull
Children:
Archie Andrews (1887 - 1884)
Arthur James Andrews (1878 - 1964 marr. Alice Elizabeth Tate)
Jessie Graham Andrews (1880 - 1939 marr. George Leslie Tate)
George Ernest Andrews (1881 - 1944 marr. Honor Rowe)
Leonard Andrews (1884 - 1936 marr. Beatrice Langman; Ruby Sarah Lethbridge)

Disambiguation

Photo

This George Gibson Andrews is NOT the William G Andrews also in New Zealand but born 1864, and whose photo is randomly copied across the web as Gib.
The photo originated from a MyHeritage erroneous Smart match between the two people, but was originally clearly labelled as William G Andrews

DNA

atDNA

Mother Jane confirmed by a fully triangulated match of 18-20 cMs from 67 - 87 mbp exists on chr 3 between two descendants of Simon and Jane (third cousins, one from son John, A965323 the other from son Gib, T087062) and a descendant (A560086, 4C1R to the other two) of Jane's newfound sister Ann [8]

Sources

  1. Source #S4: Birth 1881 George Ernest ANDREWS: Original held by Craig K, Stratford (8/93), copy held L McI
  2. Source #S4: Birth 1 Jul 1851 George Gibson s/o Simon ANDREWS, labourer of New Plymouth, mother Jane GIBSON, folio 269/1851, printout recvd Jan 1994
  3. Source #S4: Birth 1 Jul 1851 George Gibson s/o Simon ANDREWS, labourer of New Plymouth, mother Jane GIBSON, folio 269/1851, printout recvd Jan 1994
  4. Source #S4: Dth 30 Aug 1920 George Gibson ANDREWS, Waitara, TNK, inspection copy held
  5. Source #S4: Dth 30 Aug 1920 George Gibson ANDREWS, Waitara, TNK, inspection copy held
  6. H/stone photo held
  7. Source #S4: Marr. cert. 24 May 1876 George Gibson Andrews & Ellen Turnbull, Bell Block, Taranaki, inspection copy held
  8. Source #S1: Oct 2017
  • Source S1: FamilyTreeDNA & Ancestry atDNA tests; GEDMatch.com
  • Source S4: NZ Birth/Marriage/Dth certificates or printouts
  • WikiTree profile Andrews-1787 created through the import of HENDERSONLornaAncestorsPlus1Desc4WikiTree.ged on Oct 18, 2011 by L Henderson.


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Generational estimates for detectable DNA segments shared by descendants of John ANDREWS & Rebecca WINES
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Andrews/Wines/Gipson/Hanham DNA matches by generation
Andrews/Wines/Gipson/Hanham DNA matches by generation

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