A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Andrews ...
Although we found mention of Andrews during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Andrews was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than a locale or some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it was a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..
While we are confident that Andrews was located in Wood County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Andrews to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Andrews - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Andrews, please Contact Us.
Andrews is located in the Piney Woods (East Texas).
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Andrews might be (or was) located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Andrews would be found within the (903) & (430)<2> area codes.
Communities Also Named Andrews ...
While we believe that this Andrews is located in Wood County, we know of another 2 Texas communities named Andrews. Those communities are located in the following counties: Andrews and Caldwell County.
Beyond Texas, there are 25 communities that are also named Andrews - they are located in Arkansas, Florida (3), Georgia (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland (2), Michigan, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (2), Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Andrews.
Adding Andrews to Our Gazetteer ...
Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Andrews was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Andrews on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Texas (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Andrews on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/
Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.
If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.
This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022