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Anderson Root
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Birth: Aug. 14, 1842
Kinsman
Trumbull County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jul. 29, 1896

Add'l info provided by: relative

Anderson Root was born 14 August 1842 in Kinsman, Trumbull, Ohio, the son of Charles T. Root (b. February 1818 in Canaan, CT) and Sally Ann Laughlin (b. 1819; d. 3 March 1851). He married Margaret Louise Snodgrass 7 December 1864 in Shenango, Crawford, PA. He, along with his brother Nelson, enlisted 22 August 1861 in Co. C, 2nd Reg. Ohio Cavalry and was a Civil War veteran. He went to Nebraska in October 1865 and farmed for seven years, then ran the State Agricultural Farm in Lincoln, NE for three years. He was a member of the Nebraska State Legislature from Cass County, NE. Anderson, his wife Margaret and three of his four children, Ralph, Jennie and Charles were pioneers to Cartwright, Maricopa, Arizona Territory where he died of heart failure 29 July 1896. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Margaret Louise Snodgrass Root (1842 - 1905)*
 
 Children:
  Charles Thompson Root (1867 - 1931)*
  Jennie B Root Crabb (1875 - 1900)*
  Ralph Roy Root (1878 - 1948)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
City Loosley Cemetery
Phoenix
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA
 
Created by: Diane & John
Record added: Apr 10, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35715309
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