Andre Marrou

Birth Name: Andrew Verne Marrou

Place of Birth: Nixon, Gonzales, Texas, U.S.

Date of Birth: December 4, 1938

*French, Belgian [Walloon] (father)
*English, small amount of Welsh (mother)

Andre Marrou is an American political figure.

He was the Libertarian Party’s nominee for Vice President of the United States, in 1988, and for President of the United States, in 1992.

Andre is the son of Bessie Annette (Deason) and Andrew Noil Marrou. His brother is news anchor Chris Marrou.

Andre’s paternal grandfather was named Gene Marrou. Gene was born in France.

Andre’s paternal grandmother was named Marie. Marie was born in Belgium, of Walloon origin.

Andre’s maternal grandfather was Benjamin Franklin Deason (the son of Franklin Lincecum Deason and Sophie F. Harwell).

Andre’s maternal grandmother was Louisa Gertrude “Gertie” Clay (the daughter of Hesikiah C. Clay and Cebell Gipson). Hesikiah was the son of Abia Clay and Mary Polly Waters/Watters.

Sources: Andre’s father on the 1920 U.S. Census –

Genealogy of Andre’s maternal grandmother, Louisa Gertrude “Gertie” Clay (focusing on her father’s side) –

1 Response

  1. madman says:

    His Belgian ancestor was Walloon. Marie’s language is listed as French on the census.

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