Anna Eleanor Roosevelt

11 October 1884–7 November 1962 (Age 78)
New York City, New York County, New York, United States

The Life of Anna Eleanor

When Anna Eleanor Roosevelt was born on 11 October 1884, in New York City, New York County, New York, United States, her father, Elliott Bulloch Roosevelt, was 24 and her mother, Anna Rebecca Hall, was 21. She married President Franklin Delano Roosevelt on 17 March 1905, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Washington, District of Columbia, United States in 1920 and Albany, Albany, New York, United States in 1930. She died on 7 November 1962, in Hyde Park, Hyde Park, Dutchess, New York, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Hyde Park, Hyde Park, Dutchess, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

President Franklin Delano Roosevelt
1882–1945
Anna Eleanor Roosevelt
1884–1962
Marriage: 17 March 1905
Anna Eleanor Roosevelt
1906–1975
General James Roosevelt
1907–1991
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Jr.
1909–1909
General Elliot Roosevelt
1910–1990
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Jr
1914–1988
John Aspinwall Roosevelt
1916–1981

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 March 1905
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

    Female1884–1962Female

    Elliott Bulloch Roosevelt Jr

    Male1889–1893Male

    Gracie Hall Roosevelt

    Male1891–1941Male

World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1887 · Monotype Type-Casting Machine

Age 3

June 7, 1887, Tolbert Lanston patented his Monotype machine. It typed individual characters instead of lines like the Linotype machine.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 22

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

Dutch: topographic name for someone living by an area of uncultivated land overgrown with roses, from Dutch roose + velt ‘open country’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Eleanor Roosevelt in household of Franklin D Roosevelt, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Anna E Roosevelt in household of Franklin D Roosevelt, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Eleanor R Roosevelt in household of Sarah D Roosevelt, "New York, State Census, 1905"

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