Howard LeRoy Anders

1920–2003 (Age 82)
Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States

The Life of Howard LeRoy

When Howard LeRoy Anders was born on 28 September 1920, his father, Harvey William Anders, was 37 and his mother, Della G Bridgewater, was 26. He lived in Woodside, Sangamon, Illinois, United States in 1930. He died on 5 April 2003, in Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Harvey William Anders
Della G Bridgewater
James W. Anders
William Anders
Paul E Anders
Howard LeRoy Anders
Dorothy M. Anders
Harvey Anders
Alice L. Anders
Betty Juanita Anders

Parents & Siblings

  • Harvey William Anders


  • Della G Bridgewater




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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 5

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women

Age 22

On December 2, 1942, Enrico Fermi and a small band of scientists and engineers demonstrated that a simple construction of graphite bricks and uranium lumps could produce controlled heat. The space chosen for the first nuclear fission reactor was a squash court under the football stadium at the University of Chicago.

Name Meaning

German and Scottish: from the personal name Anders, vernacular form of Andreas . The German name is also found in Poland and has yielded a family name in Czech (Anderš).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Howard L Anders in household of Harvey Anders, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Leeroy Anders in household of Harvey Anders, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Howard Leroy in entry for Mr William Harvey Anders, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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