Melvin Joseph Anderson

25 September 1912–22 August 2000 (Age 87)
Moose Lake, Carlton, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Melvin Joseph

When Melvin Joseph Anderson was born on 25 September 1912, in Moose Lake, Carlton, Minnesota, United States, his father, Charles Wilhelm Anderson, was 35 and his mother, Amanda Linnea Axelina Almquist, was 34. He lived in Lent Township, Chisago, Minnesota, United States in 1920 and Moose Lake Township, Carlton, Minnesota, United States in 1940. He died on 22 August 2000, in Moose Lake, Carlton, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Wilhelm Anderson
Amanda Linnea Axelina Almquist
Lillian Amanda Anderson
Bertha Linnea Anderson
Ina Mathilda Anderson
Herbert Carl Anderson
Holger George Anderson
Melvin Joseph Anderson
Ruth Violet Anderson
Hazel Gunborg Anderson

Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1914 · The Man With The First Air Conditioned Home

Age 2

Charles Gates was the first person in the United States to install air conditioning in his home. Funny thing was, Gates died a year before it was installed.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 23

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.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Andrew's son

Sources (3)

  • Melvin Anderson in household of Chas W Anderson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Melvin Anderson in household of Charles Anderson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Melvin Anderson in household of Charles W Anderson, "United States Census, 1930"

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