Richard Clough Anderson

June 1829–10 January 1878 (Age 48)
Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Richard Clough

When Richard Clough Anderson was born in June 1829, in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States, his father, Larz Anderson, was 26 and his mother, Cynthia Allen Pope, was 24. He married Agnes Thompson on 14 June 1855, in Eddyville, Lyon, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Franklin, Kentucky, United States in 1860 and Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States in 1870. He died on 10 January 1878, in Dayton, Greene, Ohio, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in Montgomery, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Richard Clough Anderson
1829–1878
Agnes Thompson
1835–1895
Marriage: 14 June 1855
Catharine Longworth Anderson
1856–1948
Sarah Rigglesworth Anderson
1858–1926
Richard Anderson
1858–1909
John Stetinious Anderson
1876–
W.P. Anderson
1872–1872

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 June 1855
Eddyville, Lyon, Kentucky, United States
children

(5)

    Catharine Longworth Anderson

    Female1856–1948Female

    Sarah Rigglesworth Anderson

    Female1858–1926Female

    Richard Anderson

    Male1858–1909Male

    W.P. Anderson

    Male1872–1872Male

    John Stetinious Anderson

    Male1876–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 1

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1841

Age 12

Dayton was incorporated as a city.
1846

Age 17

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Andrew's son

Sources (3)

  • Richd C Anderson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Richard Andersen, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Richard Anderson in household of Larz Anderson, "United States Census, 1850"

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