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William Temple "WT" Anderson
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Birth: Apr. 15, 1849
Blacksville
Monongalia County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Jun. 6, 1925
Rooks County
Kansas, USA

Husband of Lavina J. MASTERS (1851-1910)

William Temple ANDERSON was born 15 April 1849 near Blacksville, in the 37th District, Monongalia County, Virginia (now WV), the son of Robert ANDERSON (1814-1864) and Sarah TEMPLE (1821-1872).

"WT" married first on 17 Dec 1865 to Lavina J. MASTERS (1851-1910). 10 children were born to this union. WT moved his young family from Monongalia County, WV to Wayne County, IA in 1874, and then to Rooks County, KS in 1885, where, after several other land purchases, they ultimately settled in Hobart Twp just south of Stockton in an area known as Robbers Roost.

After Lavina's death in 1910 from tuberculosis, WT moved west to near Schaeffer's Crossing, Jefferson, CO where he operated a very productive moutain hay ranch. After a brief marriage to Sarah BRISCOE in 1915 which ended in divorce four years later, WT returned home to Rooks County, Kansas where he spent his remaining years living with his children.

- - - Research by Craig H. Trout
 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Anderson (1814 - 1864)
  Sarah Temple Anderson (1821 - 1872)
 
 Spouse:
  Levina J. Masters Anderson (1851 - 1910)
 
 Children:
  Mary Salina Anderson Gump (1869 - 1934)*
  Elza Rastus Anderson (1871 - 1949)*
  Martin Lindsay Anderson (1874 - 1948)*
  Joseph Wesley Anderson (1876 - 1937)*
  Mima Ann Anderson Liebenau (1878 - 1960)*
  Eliza Ethel Anderson (1880 - 1889)*
  Nancy Olive Anderson Trout (1881 - 1957)*
  John Calvin Anderson (1884 - 1907)*
  Carrie Annis Anderson Swaney (1887 - 1964)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Temple Anderson (1849 - 1925)
  Hester Anderson Tennant (1851 - 1913)*
  James Madison Anderson (1853 - 1915)*
  Corbley A Anderson (1855 - 1937)*
  John Wesley Anderson (1857 - 1917)*
  Martin Luther Anderson (1859 - 1940)*
  Sandford R Anderson (1863 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Vernon Cemetery
Stockton
Rooks County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: Craig H. Trout
Record added: Nov 20, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44588335
William Temple WT Anderson
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William Temple WT Anderson
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William Temple WT Anderson
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 Added: Nov. 20, 2009
 
 
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