Harry Anderson

9 December 1890–October 1985 (Age 94)
North Dakota, United States

The Life of Harry

When Harry Anderson was born on 9 December 1890, in North Dakota, United States, his father, John Peter Anderson, was 34 and his mother, Ingeborg Helgesdatter, was 24. He married Hilda Elvira Miller on 14 February 1916, in McHenry, Foster, North Dakota, United States. He died in October 1985, in McHenry, North Dakota, United States, at the age of 94.

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Family Time Line

Harry Anderson
1890–1985
Hilda Elvira Miller
1893–1986
Marriage: 14 February 1916

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 February 1916
McHenry, Foster, North Dakota, United States

Parents and Siblings

    John Peter Anderson

    Male1856–1931Male

    Ingeborg Helgesdatter

    Female1866–1916Female

siblings

(9)

    Emma Anderson

    Female1889–1931Female

    Male1890–1985Male

    Male1893–1979Male

    Isabelle Anderson

    Female1895–1993Female

    Della Anderson

    Female1897–1974Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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 8

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.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 26

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Andrew's son

Sources (3)

  • Harry Anderson in household of John P Anderson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Harry Anderson in household of John Anderson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Harry Anderson, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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