Alva H. Anderson

18 November 1888–29 September 1927 (Age 38)
Miller, Missouri, United States

The Life of Alva H.

When Alva H. Anderson was born on 18 November 1888, in Miller, Missouri, United States, his father, James Wesley Anderson, was 29 and his mother, Elizabeth B "Lizzie" Haines, was 18. He lived in Tavern Township, Pulaski, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. He died on 29 September 1927, at the age of 38.

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Alva H. Anderson
Mary Barbara Ziegler

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    James Wesley Anderson


    Elizabeth B "Lizzie" Haines




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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 2

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 12

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Andrew's son

Sources (3)

  • Alva Anderson in household of Wesley J Anderson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Alva H Anderson in household of James W Anderson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Alva H Anderson, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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