Patrick Anderson

29 April 1897–26 January 1951 (Age 53)
Friockheim, Kirkden, Forfarshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Patrick

When Patrick Anderson was born on 29 April 1897, in Friockheim, Kirkden, Forfarshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, George Watt Anderson, was 30 and his mother, Margaret Ann Dobson, was 33. He married Annie Cruickshanks Johnston on 11 October 1919, in Montrose, Angus, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 26 January 1951, at the age of 53.

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Patrick Anderson
Annie Cruickshanks Johnston
Marriage: 11 October 1919
Margaret Ann Dobson Anderson
John Anderson
Jean Anderson
Thomas Anderson
Eileen Anderson
Norman Anderson
Charles Anderson

Spouse and Children

11 October 1919
Montrose, Angus, Scotland, United Kingdom



    Jean Anderson


    John Anderson


    Thomas Anderson


    Eileen Anderson


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings



    Douglas Reginald C Anderson



    Frederick Anderson


World Events (8)

1902 · The Scottish National Antarctic Expedition

Age 5

The Scottish National Antarctic Expedition was organized and led by William Speirs Bruce. Him along with Robert Falcon Scott’s Discovery Expedition completed an exploration of Antarctica. They established the first manned meteorological station, the Orcadas, in 1903 and discovered new land east of the Weddell Sea. The expedition was described as the most cost-effective and carefully planned scientific expedition of the Heroic Age. The Orcadas weather station has been in continuous operation ever since.

Age 11

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1913 · Leith dockers strike 1913

Age 16

The Leith dockers strike was a strike that brought the town of Leith to a standstill after dock workers demanded an increase in pay, better working conditions, and shorter hours. The strike had an effect on the local community by not allowing trade to flow smoothly out of the docks. There totaled around 4,600 people a part of the strikes and riots but it ended near the middle of August with no demands met. since then two more strikes would happen at the same location, once in 1983 and, most recently, in 1989.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Andrew's son

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