Anna Maria Anderson

17 August 1821–3 March 1906 (Age 84)
Oslo, Norway

The Life of Anna Maria

When Anna Maria Anderson was born on 17 August 1821, in Oslo, Norway, her father, Andrew Anderson, was 37 and her mother, Mary, was 30. She married Peter D Johnson on 9 October 1846, in Norderhov, Ringerike, Buskerud, Norway. They were the parents of at least 6 daughters. She died on 3 March 1906, in Blair, Washington, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Peter D Johnson
1813–1885
Anna Maria Anderson
1821–1906
Marriage: 9 October 1846
Louisa Catherine Johnson
1852–1940
Matilda Johnson
1856–1942
Clara Cassandra Johnson
1858–1911
Josephine Johnson
1860–1952
Wilhelmina Sophia Johnson
1862–1941
Laptha Jane Johnson
1864–1954

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 October 1846
Norderhov, Ringerike, Buskerud, Norway
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Andrew Anderson

    Male1784–1871Male

    Mary

    Female1791–1854Female

siblings

(7)

    Male1815–1904Male

    Lewis Anderson

    Male1818–1906Male

    Female1821–1906Female

    Caroline Anderson

    Female1824–1900Female

    Andrew Anderson Jr

    Male1826–1911Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 4

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1825 · Sloopers

Age 4

First organized group of emigrants to leave Norway. First emigration to America began with the Sloopers who left in an undersized sloop “Restauration” sailed from Stavanger, Norway on July 4th, 1825.
1845 · Nonconformist Act

Age 24

The Nonconformist Act recognized Christian dissenter churches. It became legal to organize churches of other denominations.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Andrew's son

Sources (3)

  • Anne M Johnson in household of Peter Johnson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Anna M Johnson in household of Peter Johnson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mrs. Johnson, "United States Census, 1900"

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