William Alban Anderson

22 June 1826–
Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William Alban

William Alban Anderson was born on 22 June 1826, in Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. He had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with Mary Anne Wilkinson. He lived in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1881.

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Family Time Line

William Alban Anderson
1826–
Mary Anne Wilkinson
1835–
Maria Margaret Anderson
1871–1943
Joseph William Hosker Anderson
1874–
Alban J E Anderson
1878–

Spouse and Children

children

(3)

World Events (8)

1830

Age 4

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842

Age 16

The Parliment of the United Kingdom passed the Mines and Collieries Act of 1842, mostly commonly known as the Mines Act of 1842. This act made it so that nobody under the age of ten could work in the mines and also females in general could not be employed.
1859 · Lancashire Rifle Volunteers

Age 33

The Lancashire Rifle Volunteers started in the eighteenth century. Those that fought in the militia were selected by ballot. They were formed because of threat due to the Revolutionary War and the Napoleonic War.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Andrew's son

Sources (1)

  • William A Anderson, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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