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
Agnes Thompson
Marriage: 14 June 1855
Catharine Longworth Anderson
Sarah Rigglesworth Anderson
Richard Anderson
John Stetinious Anderson
W.P. Anderson

Spouse and Children

14 June 1855
Eddyville, Lyon, Kentucky, United States


    Catharine Longworth Anderson


    Sarah Rigglesworth Anderson


    Richard Anderson


    W.P. Anderson


    John Stetinious Anderson


Parents and Siblings



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.

Age 12

Dayton was incorporated as a city.

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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