Samuel Anderson West

1865–May 1953 (Age 88)
Iowa, United States

The Life of Samuel Anderson

When Samuel Anderson West was born in 1865, in Iowa, United States, his father, John W West, was 32 and his mother, Sarah Jane Anderson, was 27. He married Ida Lee Boswell on 11 August 1880, in Holt, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Hitchcock, Nebraska, United States in 1910 and Palisade, Hitchcock, Nebraska, United States in 1920. He died in May 1953, at the age of 88, and was buried in Hitchcock, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Anderson West
1865–1953
Ida Lee Boswell
1868–1933
Marriage: 11 August 1880
Iva May West
1887–1958
Maude Agnes West
1889–1975
Guy Franklin West
1893–1965
Mary Etta West
1895–1992
Sarah Elma West
1897–
Samuel Emmett West
1899–1972
Margaret Edna West
1901–1987
Rosa Ollie West
1903–2000
Daniel Andrew West
1905–1989
Cleo Viola West
1908–2000

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 August 1880
Holt, Missouri, United States
children

(10)

    Female1887–1958Female

    Maude Agnes West

    Female1889–1975Female

    Male1893–1965Male

    Female1895–1992Female

    Sarah Elma West

    Female1897–Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John W West

    Male1833–1913Male

    Sarah Jane Anderson

    Female1838–Female

siblings

(6)

    George E West

    Male1861–1919Male

    Male1865–1953Male

    Ervin R West

    Male1867–1940Male

    Grant West

    Male1869–Male

    Emmett West

    Male1874–1941Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1865 · Slavery Abolished

Age 0

On January 11, 1865, slavery was abolished in Missouri.
1867

Age 2

Nebraska is the 37th state.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 25

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English and German: from Middle English, Middle High German west ‘west’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived to the west of a settlement, or a regional name for someone who had migrated from further west.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Samuel A West, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Samuel West in household of John West, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Samuel West in household of James W West, "United States Census, 1870"

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