James (Robert) ANDREWS

Date of Birth: 
10 Mar 1858
Date of Death: 
16 Feb 1919

James was born in Nelson.

He married Mary Glover (born in Martock, Somerset, England) in Marlborough in 1884.

They had six children born in Havelock, Nelson, Foxton & Shannon, which indicated they moved around a lot for work.

James spent most of his working life as a labourer, mainly in the Levin area.

He was accidentally killed when he stepped on a flywheel of a traction engine, in an endeavour to start it.

James brother, Oscar also has a profile.

Relatives mentioned in profile: 
James (Robert) Andrews; Joseph Andrews; Mary Dewar; Mary Jane Glover; John Glover; Isabella Masters; Emma Ada Andrews; Walter Stace Hawkins; Mabel Isabel Andrews; David Cuthbert Braid; James Harold Andrews; Myrtle Whiley; Ernest Joseph Andrews; Olive Bertha Andrews; Herbert Henry Watson; Ethel Dorothy Andrews; Alfred Searles; Olive Myrtle Sayer; George Ernest Meddings.