• 1861 Dixie Mission Pioneer

Biography

James Andrus was born 14 June 1835 in Florence, Huron County, Ohio to Milo Andrus (1814-1893) and Abigail Jane Daley (1815-1894) and died 8 December 1914 St. George, Washington County, Utah of unspecified causes. He married Laura Altha Gibson (1837-1905) 11 March 1857 in Big Cottonwood, Salt Lake County, Utah. He married Manomas Lovina Gibson (1842-1940) 20 September 1862 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah.

St. George Pioneers of 1861-62

This person was is listed on the Encampment Mall Memorial - a list of over 300 LDS Pioneer Families that helped to settle St. George, Utah in 1861. They were part of the "Dixie Cotton Mission" called by President Brigham Young to raise cotton and other southern crops in the warmer climate of Washington County, Utah.




Children



Offspring of James Andrus and Laura Altha Gibson (1837-1905)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Laura Jane Andrus (1857-1926)
James Andrus (1860-1937) 30 January 1860 Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States 8 November 1937 Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States Eleanor Lydia Adelaide Dodge (1862-1911)
Mary Lavina Andrus (1862-1863)
Elizabeth Louella Andrus (1863-1927)
Elnora Andrus (1865-1938)
Medora Andrus (1865-1938)
Medora Andrus (1866-1866)
William Edgar Andrus (1868-1871)
Milo Washington Andrus (1871-1937)
Gideon Lafayette Andrus (1873-1957)
Thamazin Millennium Andrus (1876-1955)
Baby Andrus (1880-1880)



Offspring of James Andrus and Manomas Lovina Gibson (1842-1940)
Name Birth Death Joined with
George Judson Andrus (1864-1866)
Medora Andrus (1866-1866)
John Edwin Andrus (1868-1869)
Moses Willard Andrus (1869-1941)
Robert Nathaniel Andrus (1873-1874)
Alexander Burto Andrus (1875-1949) 14 February 1875 St. George, Washington County, Utah, United States 2 April 1949 St. George, Washington County, Utah, United States Catherine Heyborn Macfarlane (1875-1904) Catherine Heyborn Macfarlane (1875-1904) Rosilla Brooks (1883-1967)
Charles Andrus (1878-1948)
Thomas Garland Andrus (1880-1921)
Vilate Andrus (1882-1969)
Ethel Andrus (1885-1935)
Pearl Andrus (1887-1966)









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