Anders Fredrick Andersson

Brief Life History of Anders Fredrick

When Anders Fredrick Andersson was born on 13 November 1857, in Eskilstuna, Södermanland, Sweden, his father, Anders Peter Ericsson, was 30 and his mother, Maria Charlotta Forsberg, was 28. He married Carolina Wilhelmina Erickson on 26 December 1879, in Lista, Södermanland, Sweden. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Torshälla, Södermanland, Sweden for about 5 years and Hyde Park Election Precinct, Cache, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 11 April 1944, in Hyde Park, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Hyde Park, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Anders Fredrick Andersson
Carolina Wilhelmina Erickson
Marriage: 26 December 1879
Axel Fredrick Anderson
Carl Leonard Anderson
Hilda Marie Anderson
Elin Elizabeth Anderson

Sources (29)

  • A Fredrick Anderson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Sweden Birth Record Axel Fredrik Anderson
  • Andres Fredrick Anderson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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Historical Boundaries: 1860: Cache, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Cache, Utah, United States


Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Bjorn, Lars, Mats, Lennart, Nils, Per, Anders, Berndt, Hokan, Olle, Sten. German Hans, Kurt, Alfons, Ernst, Gerd, Monika.

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas .

Americanized form of Norwegian, North German, and very rare Danish patronymic Anderssen, a cognate of 1 above. Compare Andersen and Anderson .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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My Great Grandfather

Anders Fredrick Anderson is my great grandfather. In my mother's journal (Rozella Beatrice Laursen) she wrote that he hitch hiked to Smithfield, Utah from Hyde Park, Utah to give me a name and a bles …

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