Thursia J Bedwell

1863–1938 (Age 74)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Thursia J

When Thursia J Bedwell was born on 2 September 1863, in Virginia, United States, her father, Marvin Thomas, was 24 and her mother, Charlotte Bedwell, was 22. She married Jasper Joseph Anders Jr about 1880, in Grayson, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Gap Civil Township, Alleghany, North Carolina, United States in 1900 and Elk Creek, Grayson, Virginia, United States for about 20 years. She died on 24 March 1938, in Independence, Grayson, Virginia, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Independence, Grayson, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thursia J Bedwell
1863–1938
Jasper Joseph Anders Jr
1861–1946
Marriage: about 1880
Osborn R Anders
1880–1952
Mae Anders
1881–
Oscar R Anders
1883–1932
Amanda Belle Anders
1885–1970
Wiley Huffman Andrews
1888–1965
James Everett Anders
1889–1971
Flora Elizabeth Anders
1890–1982
Cleveland Anders
1893–1960
Mae Anders
1894–
Carl Franklin Anders
1896–1974
Myrtle Cleo Anders
1898–1970
Claude Thomas Anders
1900–1940
Lonnie Anders
1903–1961
Lillie Mae Anders
1905–1984

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
about 1880
Grayson, Virginia, United States
children

(14)

+9 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Marvin Thomas

    Male1839–Male

  • Charlotte Bedwell

    Female1841–1900Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1864 · Arlington Cemetery

Age 1

Arlington Cemetery is a military cemetery. It was originally a plantation owned by George Washington Parke Custis. This is the location of Robert E. Lee, 16,000 Civil War soldiers, William Howard Taft, John, Jackie, Robert, and Edward Kennedy. The tomb of the unknown soldier is also located here it was dedicated on November 11, 1921. It contains the remains of those soldiers unknown from WWI, WWII, Korea, and Vietnam.
1865 · Battle of Bentonville

Age 2

The Battle of Bentonville took place in Johnston, North Carolina from March 19, 1865- March 21, 1865. It was considered the bloodiest battle of North Carolina, with around 4,000 casualties.
1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 31

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Bidwell .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Tharasa Andrews in household of Jasper Andrews, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Thursia J Anders in household of Belle M Haga, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Thursey Anders in household of Jasper Anders, "United States Census, 1910"

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