Dorothy Burdett Anderson

1908–1978 (Age 70)
Altona, Knox, Illinois, United States

The Life of Dorothy Burdett

When Dorothy Burdett Anderson was born on 19 March 1908, in Altona, Knox, Illinois, United States, her father, Frank David Anderson, was 43 and her mother, Hannah Bernadina Linderholm, was 37. She lived in Walnut Grove Township, Knox, Illinois, United States in 1910 and Galesburg, Knox, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. She died on 17 August 1978, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Frank David Anderson
1865–1959
Hannah Bernadina Linderholm
1871–1942
Effie Anderson
1891–1974
Niels W Anderson
1892–
Milo Anderson
1892–1972
Vera Berniece Anderson
1894–1977
Avis Luella Anderson
1898–
Dale Franklin Anderson
1899–1972
Carroll Leroy Anderson
1904–1970
Dorothy Burdett Anderson
1908–1978
Marjorie May Anderson
1915–1973

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1865–1959Male

  • Hannah Bernadina Linderholm

    Female1871–1942Female

siblings

(9)

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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 2

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1927

Age 19

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)

  • Dorthy B Anderson in household of Frank D Anderson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Dorothy B Anderson in household of F D Anderson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Dorothy B Anderson in household of Frank D Anderson, "United States Census, 1930"

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