Dorothy Caroline Anderson

1905–1978 (Age 72)
Colorado, United States

The Life of Dorothy Caroline

When Dorothy Caroline Anderson was born on 21 September 1905, in Colorado, United States, her father, William C Anderson, was 38 and her mother, Araminta Miller, was 35. She died on 3 July 1978, in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Greenwood Memorial Park, San Diego, San Diego, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

William C Anderson
Araminta Miller
Ellen Anderson
Ralph Peter Anderson
George William Anderson
May Anderson
Ray Anderson
Dorothy Caroline Anderson

Parents & Siblings

  • William C Anderson


  • Female1869–1959Female



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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1909 · Garden of the Gods Park

Age 4

In 1879, railroad tycoon, Charles Elliott Perkins bought 240 acres whrere The Garden of the Gods is located, and planned to use it as a summer home. Perkins died in 1907 before he could establish it as a public park. Perkin's children donated the now 480 acres to the city of Colorado Springs, to become a public park.

Age 22

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Andrew's son

Sources (3)

  • Dorothy Anderson in household of Caroline Miller, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Dorothy Anderson, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Dorothy Caroline Anderson, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"

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