David Anders

Male18 January 1814–7 January 1899

Brief Life History of David

When David Anders was born on 18 January 1814, in Arkansas, United States, his father, John B Anders, was 16 and his mother, Doris Ethel Jackson, was 21. He had at least 6 sons and 4 daughters with Sarah Jernigin. He lived in Hunt, Texas, United States in 1860 and Texas, United States in 1870. He died on 7 January 1899, in Commerce, Hunt, Texas, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Rosemound Cemetery, Commerce, Hunt, Texas, United States.

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David Anders
Sarah Jernigin
William Anders
Henry L Anders
Nancy Jane Anders Cooper
George W Anders
James F Anders
John B Anders
Mary Elvira Anders
Thomas Benton Anders
Amanda Anders
Araminta E Anders

Sources (5)

  • David Andrews, "United States Census, 1880"
  • David Anders, "Find A Grave Index"
  • David Andrews, "United States Census, 1860"

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World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 5

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

1820 · Making States Equal

Age 6

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

1844 · German Immigration to Texas

Age 30

Over 7,000 German immigrants arrived in Texas. Some of these new arrivals died in epidemics; those that survived ended up living in cities such as San Antonio, Galveston, and Houston. Other German settlers went to the Texas Hill Country and formed the western portion of the German Belt, where new towns were founded: New Braunfels and Fredericksburg.

Name Meaning

German: from the personal name Anders, a vernacular form of Andreas . This surname is also found in Poland, Czechia, and France (Alsace and Lorraine), where it is of German origin, and in Sweden.

English: variant of Andrews .

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

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