John George Anderson

1875–1948 (Age 73)
Göteborg, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden

The Life of John George

When John George Anderson was born on 12 February 1875, in Göteborg, Göteborg och Bohus, Sweden, his father, Sven August Anderson Sr., was 28 and his mother, Margaret Abrahamson Persson, was 23. He married Emma Augusta Lundberg on 7 June 1897. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920 and Salt Lake City Ward 2, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 20 March 1948, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Farmington City Cemetery, Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John George Anderson
Emma Augusta Lundberg
Marriage: 7 June 1897
Carl E. Anderson

Spouse & Children

7 June 1897


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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1878 · Children's Primary Association

Age 3

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints organized the Children's Primary Association in Farmington on August 11. The first meeting was held in what is now known as Rock Church.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 21

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Andrew's son

Sources (3)

  • John Anderson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John Anderson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John G Anderson, "United States Census, 1920"

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