Andrew Mattson

Male9 September 1876–4 November 1949

Brief Life History of Andrew

When Andrew Mattson was born on 9 September 1876, in St. Charles, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States, his father, Ola Swen Mattson, was 38 and his mother, Josephine Catherine Anderstedt, was 28. He married Jessie Byrl McPherson on 23 October 1905, in Paris, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Round Valley, Rich, Utah, United States in 1930 and Laketown Election Precinct, Rich, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 4 November 1949, in Montpelier, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in St. Charles, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States.

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Andrew Mattson
Jessie Byrl McPherson
Marriage: 23 October 1905
Jessie Viola Mattson
Asel McPhearson Mattson

Sources (31)

  • Andrew Mattson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Andrew Mattson, "Idaho, County Marriages, 1864-1950"
  • Andrew Mattson, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 October 1905Paris, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States
  • Children (3)

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    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 5

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.


    Age 14

    Idaho is the 43rd state.

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 20

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form (and a rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Mattsson .

    Americanized form of Danish and Norwegian Mattsen and Madsen , cognates of 1.

    English (mainly Yorkshire and Derbyshire): variant of Matson .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Story Highlight

    THE LIFE OF OLE MATTSON (b. 1874) Author Unknown Son of Ola Sven Mattson & Josephine Catharina Anderstedt.

    Ole was born July 28, 1874 at St. Charles, Idaho in a log cabin in the lot just south of where the old Mattson home now stands. He was the second child in a family of eight children. He spent his ch …

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