Charles Anderson

February 1864–
Finland

The Life of Charles

Charles Anderson was born in February 1864, in Finland. He married Amanda Gustafson on 28 April 1893, in Duluth, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Isle Royale, Keweenaw, Michigan, United States in 1900 and Duluth, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Charles Anderson
1864–
Amanda Gustafson
1868–1959
Marriage: 28 April 1893
Carl William Anderson
1895–
Violet Amelia Anderson
1910–1988
Maria Anderson
1897–
Esther H. Anderson
1899–
Elmer Anderson
1901–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 April 1893
Duluth, St. Louis, Minnesota, United States
children

(5)

    Carl William Anderson

    Male1895–Male

    Maria Anderson

    Female1897–Female

    Esther H. Anderson

    Female1899–Female

    Elmer Anderson

    Male1901–Male

    Female1910–1988Female

World Events (8)

1865

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 15

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 32

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)

  • Charles Anderson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Charles Anderson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Charles Anderson, "United States Census, 1910"

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