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Robert Major Anderson

Birthdate: (73)
Birthplace: PA, United States
Death: October 15, 1900 (73)
Liberty, KS, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Samuel Agnew Anderson and Jane Armstrong
Husband of Martha Louise Wisener
Father of William Fremont Anderson; Rosalie [Rosola] Bonaheur Burkhead; Clara Mae Anderson; Robert Major Anderson, Jr.; Cora E. Bell Anderson and 5 others
Brother of Rachel Anderson; Elizabeth Anderson and Sarah Jane Anderson

Managed by: Rhonda Susan McBeth
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About Robert Major Anderson

 Robert Major Anderson (1826 - 1900)

Born in Pennsylvania, USA on 16 Dec 1826 to Samuel Anderson and Jane Armstrong. Robert Major married Martha Louise Weisner and had 10 children. He passed away on 15 Oct 1900 in Liberty, Coffey, Kansas, USA.


Robert Major Anderson, born December 16, 1826, Washington County, PA, and died October 15, 1900, Montgomery County, KA. Married Martha Louise Wisener on July 31, 1855. Martha was born February 7, 1838, Bealsville, Monroe County, OH and died October 14, 1919 in El Dorado, KS.

Cause of death for Robert Major Anderson: Liver Failure


Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925 about Robert Anderson Name: Robert Anderson Census Date: 1 Mar 1885 Residence County: Montgomery Residence state: Kansas Locality: Liberty Birth Location: Pennsylvania Family Number: 2 Marital Status: Married Gender: Male Estimated Birth Year: abt 1827 Race: White Line: 7 Roll: KS1885_92 Household Member(s): Name Age Robert Anderson 58 Martha L Anderson 47 Major R Anderson 21 Cora B Anderson 19 Jessie A Anderson 16 Charley E Anderson 13 John E Anderson 9 Elizabeth L Anderson 6 Otto C Anderson 2


Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925 about Robert Anderson Name: Robert Anderson Census Date: 1 Mar 1895 Residence County: Montgomery Residence state: Kansas Locality: Independence Birth Location: Pennsylvania Family Number: 3 Gender: Male Estimated Birth Year: abt 1827 Line: 13 Roll: v115_98 Household Member(s): Name Age Robert Anderson 68 Magon Anderson 32 C E Anderson 23 J C Anderson 19 O C Anderson 13 M L Anderson 58 L L Anderson 16

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From: "Roy Edward Brown, Jr., D.C." <> Subject: [PAWASHIN-L] Some ancestors Date: Fri, 20 Aug 1999 23:17:15 -0500

Hi everyone!!!! I have a Samuel Anderson and Jane Armstrong that I am trying to dig up some info on. Here's what I've got (all of it) and would appreciate it if anyone has ANYTHING on them.



Descendants of Samuel Anderson

Generation No. 1

1. SAMUEL1 ANDERSON1 was born January 01, 1801 in Claysville, Washington County, Pennsylvania1, and died October 04, 1834 in Monroe County, Ohio1. He married JANE ARMSTRONG1, daughter of ANDREW ARMSTRONG and RACHEL. She was born October 01, 1800 in Strabane Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania1, and died April 08, 1852 in Monroe County, Ohio1.

More About SAMUEL ANDERSON: Burial: Presbyterian Church Cemetery1

More About JANE ARMSTRONG: Burial: Presbyterian Church Cemetery1

Children of SAMUEL ANDERSON and JANE ARMSTRONG are: 2.i.ROBERT MAJOR2 ANDERSON, b. December 16, 1826, Pennsylvania; d. October 15, 1900, Liberty, Coffey County, Kansas. ii.RACHEL A. ANDERSON1, b. January 26, 18281; d. Bef. 18651; m. JOHN GATES1, May 12, 1859, Monroe County, Ohio1. iii.ELIZABETH ANDERSON1, b. April 13, 1831, Ohio1; d. October 11, 1913, Canton, Stark, Ohio1; m. (1) JACKSON THORNBERRY1; m. (2) HARRISON HARPER1. iv.SARA ANDERSON1, b. July 11, 18331; d. 1909, Beallsville, Monroe County, Ohio1; m. HENRY MILLER1, November 10, 1853, Monroe County, Ohio1.

Generation No. 2

2. ROBERT MAJOR2 ANDERSON (SAMUEL1)1 was born December 16, 1826 in Pennsylvania1, and died October 15, 1900 in Liberty, Coffey County, Kansas1. He married MARTHA LOUISE WEISNER1 October 30, 1855 in Pennsylvania1, daughter of ISSAC WISENER and ROBY RUSSELL. She was born February 07, 1838 in Beallsville, Monroe County, Ohio1, and died October 14, 1919 in Eldorado, Butler County, Kansas1.

Children of ROBERT ANDERSON and MARTHA WEISNER are: i.WILLIAM FREEMONT3 ANDERSON1, b. January 23, 1857, Ohio1; d. August 24, 1929, Missouri ? (1919 Living @ Willard Missouri)1; m. ISABEL TRUAX1, August 13, 18791. ii.ROSALA BONAHEUR ANDERSON1, b. March 13, 1859, Monroe County, Ohio1; d. November 20, 1897, Mount Hope Cemetery - Location Unknown1; m. FORREST BURKHEAD1, December 25, 18771. iii.MAJOR ROBERT ANDERSON1, b. July 04, 1861, Monroe County, Ohio1; d. June 24, 1896, Liberty, Coffey County, Kansas1. iv.CLARA MAE ANDERSON1, b. July 16, 1863, Ohio1; d. December 23, 1905, Liberty, Montgomery County, Kansas1; m. JACOB N. ELLIOT1, July 07, 18811. v.CORA E. BELL ANDERSON1,2, b. January 11, 1866, Beallsville, Monroe County, Ohio3,4; d. Abt. August 07, 1928, Chatanooga Oklahoma5,6; m. WILLIAM STEWART LOGSDON7,8, March 21, 1887, Liberty, Montgomery County, Kansas9; b. January 19, 1864, Wheeling, Ohio County, West Virginia9,10; d. April 01, 1943, Grandfield, Tillman County, Oklahoma11,12.

Notes for WILLIAM STEWART LOGSDON: [Roy Edward Brown, Jr., D.C..FTW]

In Chattanooga OK 12/8/1938 per sisters Effa's obituary.

More About WILLIAM STEWART LOGSDON: Burial: Chatanooga, Oklahoma13,14

vi.JESSIE ADALINE ANDERSON15, b. April 08, 1869, Monroe County, Ohio15; d. September 20, 1897, Liberty, Coffey County, Kansas15; m. MACK THORNE15, March 19, 1891, Liberty, Montgomery County, Kansas15. vii.CHARLES EDGAR ANDERSON15, b. January 03, 1872, Monroe County, Ohio15; d. March 1960, Kansas (Wichita?)15; m. LILLIE RICKETTS15, January 03, 1898, Independence, Mongomery County, Kansas BK.H15. viii.JOHN EVERT ANDERSON15, b. February 08, 1876, Woodsfield, Monroe, Ohio15; d. April 10, 1972, California15; m. MARIE ANNE THIELMAN15, May 05, 1920, Lewiston, Montana15.

Notes for JOHN EVERT ANDERSON: [Roy Edward Brown, Jr., D.C..FTW]

Was living in Andover, Montana in 1919.

ix.ELIZABETH LOUISE ANDERSON15, b. March 07, 1879, Ohio15; d. June 01, 1937, Colorado15; m. WILLIAM JOSEPH LINTON15, October 28, 1908, Independence, Mongomery County, Kansas15.

Notes for ELIZABETH LOUISE ANDERSON: [Roy Edward Brown, Jr., D.C..FTW]

Was living in Coffeyville in 1919.

x.OTTO CLARENCE ANDERSON15, b. June 24, 1882, Ohio15; d. June 14, 1964, Decatur, Morgan, Alabama15.

Notes for OTTO CLARENCE ANDERSON: [Roy Edward Brown, Jr., D.C..FTW]

Living in Witing, Indiana in 1919..



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Robert Major Anderson's Timeline

December 16, 1826
PA, United States
January 23, 1857
Age 30
Ohio, United States
March 13, 1859
Age 32
Monroe, OH, United States
July 26, 1862
Age 35
Ohio, United States
July 23, 1863
Age 36
Monroe, OH, United States
January 11, 1866
Age 39
BELLVILLE, RICHLAND, Ohio, United States
April 8, 1869
Age 42
MONROE, Ohio, United States
January 3, 1872
Age 45
Monroe, OH, United States
February 8, 1876
Age 49