Harold Lawrence Anders

29 May 1934–17 October 2013 (Age 79)
Lexington, Dawson, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Harold Lawrence

When Harold Lawrence Anders was born on 29 May 1934, in Lexington, Dawson, Nebraska, United States, his father, Lawrence Ellsworth Anders, was 25 and his mother, Sylvia Faye Murray, was 23. He married Shirley Ann Chaney on 14 July 1955, in Giltner, Hamilton, Nebraska, United States. He lived in Hillside Township, Dawson, Nebraska, United States in 1940. He died on 17 October 2013, in Nampa, Canyon, Idaho, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States.

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Harold Lawrence Anders
Shirley Ann Chaney
Marriage: 14 July 1955

Spouse and Children

14 July 1955
Giltner, Hamilton, Nebraska, United States

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World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 1

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1944 · Congress Passes the Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Project

Age 10

The Flood Control Act of 1944 was passed and would later be called the Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program. It was named after the authors of the program Lewis A. Pick and William Glenn Sloan. It began as two separate plans but they both had the idea for an irrigation system that would help with the flooding of the Missouri River.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 21

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

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).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Harold Anders in household of Lawrence Anders, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Harold Anders in entry for Shirley A Anders, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Harold Anders in entry for Shirley A Anders, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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