James Peter Anderson

25 August 1867–1 June 1952 (Age 84)
Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah, United States

The Life of James Peter

When James Peter Anderson was born on 25 August 1867, in Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah, United States, his father, Jens Peter Andersen, was 41 and his mother, Marie Thomasdatter, was 25. He married Laura Agnes Stevens on 30 November 1888, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 1 June 1952, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Peter Anderson
Laura Agnes Stevens
Marriage: 30 November 1888
James Leroy Anderson
Charles Henry Anderson
Ora Ellen Anderson
Ural Anderson
Alton Joy Anderson
George Angus Anderson

Spouse and Children

30 November 1888
Manti, Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States


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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment

Age 1

As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 23

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Andrew's son

Sources (3)

  • 1870 US Census for James Peter Anderson in household of James Anderson
  • J P Anderson, United States Census, 1910
  • 1880 US Census for James Peter Anderson in household of J P Anderson

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