Ebba V. Anderson

Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States

The Life of Ebba V.

When Ebba V. Anderson was born in October 1894, in Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States, her father, Anders Godfried Anderson, was 38 and her mother, Ida Charlotta Erickson, was 36.

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Anders Godfried Anderson
Ida Charlotta Erickson
Arthur "Atar" Siegfried Emanuel Anderson
Gustave William Anderson
Agnes "Agda" Signe Eugenia Anderson
Ebba V. Anderson

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World Events (3)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 4

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 23

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Andrew's son

Sources (3)

  • Ebba Anderson in household of Godfried Anderson, "New York, State Census, 1905"
  • Ebba Andersen in household of Gotfield Andersen, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ebba Anderson in household of Frank Anderson, "United States Census, 1900"

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