Robert Henderson Anderson

19 January 1875–9 October 1930 (Age 55)
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Robert Henderson

When Robert Henderson Anderson was born on 19 January 1875, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, his father, Anthon Anderson, was 23 and his mother, Mary Findley Henderson, was 19. He married Jessie Eckersley Stoddard on 22 February 1900, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States in 1930. He died on 9 October 1930, in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Logan Cemetery, Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Henderson Anderson
1875–1930
Jessie Eckersley Stoddard
1878–1911
Marriage: 22 February 1900
Robert Spencer Anderson
1900–1949
Florence Anderson Felt
1902–1988
Jessie Anderson
1906–1988

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 February 1900Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    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.
    1877 · Brigham Young's Last Public Sermon
    Age 2
    In 1877, Brigham Young gave his last public sermon in Brigham City.
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 15
    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 and northern English: patronymic from the personal name Ander(s), a northern Middle English form of Andrew , + son ‘son’. The frequency of the surname in Scotland is attributable, at least in part, to the fact that Saint Andrew is the patron saint of Scotland, so the personal name has long enjoyed great popularity there. Legend has it that the saint's relics were taken to Scotland in the 4th century by a certain Saint Regulus. In North America, this surname has absorbed many cognate or like-sounding surnames in other languages, notably Scandinavian (see 3 and 4 below), but also Ukrainian Andreychenko etc.German: patronymic from the personal name Anders , hence a cognate of 1 above.Americanized form (and a less common Swedish variant) of Swedish Andersson , a cognate of 1 above.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Andrew

    Sources (32)

    • Robert H Anderson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Robert H Anderson in entry for Richard Spencer Farr and Marjorie Anderson, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
    • Robert Henderson Anderson, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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