was born on 29 May 1892 in Zalma, Bollinger County, Missouri.452,570
SSDI record shows him born in 1892, but WWI draft registration has him born in
1891. He died on 30 Aug 1972 in Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colorado.452 He was buried in Piggott, Clay County, Arkansas.
World War I draft registration card shows Andrew Harrison Bedwell, born
29 May 1892 in Zalma, Missouri, a resident of Sturdivant, Missouri. He is employed
in farming, has a wife and two children, and lists previous military experience
as a corporal in the Missouri Militia. He is of medium height with blue eyes
and black hair.
1920 Census for Wayne, Bollinger County, Missouri, taken in Jan 1920,
shows Andrew Bedwell, 27, a log loader, as head of household with: wife Sarah,
26; daughter Goldie, 5+; and son Hosie (?), 2+. They are living in the household
of Frank and Edna Miller.
1930 Census for Wilson Township, Clay County, Arkansas shows Andrew Bedwell,
37, married since he was 20, living as a boarder in the household of James R.
and Silly Pigg. Andrew is working as a foreman at a saw mill. There are five
other boarders living in the same household, including his brother Samuel, all
of whom appear to work at the same place. His wife and children are not listed
and don't seem to appear in the census index.
Andrew Harrison Bedwell and Sarah
Elizabeth Borders were married on 17 Dec 1913 in Sank, Stoddard County, Missouri.
Sarah Elizabeth Borders2198 (daughter of William Borders and Mary A. Long) was
born on 27 Dec 1896 in Bollinger County, Missouri. She died on 8
Feb 1963 in Poplar Bluff, Butler County, Missouri. Andrew Harrison
Bedwell and Sarah Elizabeth Borders had the following children: