Berniece Buren Robertson

30 April 1911–30 December 1976 (Age 65)
Weed, Otero, New Mexico, United States

The Life of Berniece Buren

When Berniece Buren Robertson was born on 30 April 1911, in Weed, Otero, New Mexico, United States, her father, Lester John Robertson, was 25 and her mother, Louise Reed, was 24. She married Robert Alexander Anderson on 19 May 1934, in Hillsboro, Sierra, New Mexico, United States. She lived in Sierra, New Mexico, United States in 1935 and Election Precinct 12 Encino, Torrance, New Mexico, United States in 1940. She died on 30 December 1976, in Navajo, Arizona, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Taylor Cemetery, Taylor, Navajo, Arizona, United States.

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Robert Alexander Anderson
Berniece Buren Robertson
Marriage: 19 May 1934

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19 May 1934
Hillsboro, Sierra, New Mexico, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 1

New Mexico is the 47th state.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Age 18

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robert . This surname is especially common in Scotland, where Robert was a popular personal name and the name of three kings of Scotland, including Robert the Bruce ( 1274–1329 ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Berniece Buren Robertson Anderson in household of Robert Alexander Anderson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Berniece B Anderson in household of Robert A Anderson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Bernice Robertson in household of Lester Robertson, "United States Census, 1920"

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