Dorothy Cordelia Anderson

1894–1951 (Age 57)
Rome, Floyd, Georgia, United States

The Life of Dorothy Cordelia

When Dorothy Cordelia Anderson was born on 3 January 1894, in Rome, Floyd, Georgia, United States, her father, Walter Anderson, was 53 and her mother, Frances Manus, was 25. She married Edward Anderson on 15 January 1912, in Rome, Floyd, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Hixon, Clark, Wisconsin, United States for about 20 years. She died on 8 November 1951, in Marshfield, Wood, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Withee, Clark, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dorothy Cordelia Anderson
Edward Anderson
Marriage: 15 January 1912
Roy Franklin Anderson
Agnes Myrlen Andersen
Bryon Kenneth Anderson
Howard G Andersen
Beatrice Caroline Andersen
Roger Niron Anderson
Vivian Genevieve Anderson
Harvey Anderson
Leland Emery Anderson
Lillian Inez Anderson
Villa Elaine Anderson
Marcella June Anderson

Spouse & Children

15 January 1912
Rome, Floyd, Georgia, United States


+7 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Walter Anderson


  • Frances Manus




World Events (8)

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.
1906 · The Atlanta Race Riot

Age 12

The Atlanta Race Riot of 1906 occurred on the evening of September 22 through September 24. A newspaper reported the rapes of four white women by African American men. Fueled by pre-existing racial tensions, these reports enraged white men who then arranged gangs to attack African American men. Over the next few days, several thousand white men joined in and in the end, 26 people were killed and many were injured.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 16

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Andrew's son

Sources (3)

  • Dollie Andersen in household of Edward Andersen, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Dollie Anderson in household of Edward Anderson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dollie Andersen in household of Edward Andersen, "United States Census, 1920"

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