Herbert Anderson (1905 - 1976)

A photo of Herbert Anderson
Herbert Anderson
1905 - 1976
updated February 06, 2019
Herbert Anderson was born on October 31, 1905. He died in April 1976 at 70 years old. We know that Herbert Anderson had been residing in Magnolia Springs, Baldwin County, Alabama 36555.

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Herbert Anderson Biography

With today's technology we are able to write and share our own history which lasts forever online. Our ancestors never had a chance to document their lives. This biography is dedicated to memorialize the life of Herbert Anderson, honor his ancestry & genealogy, and his immediate Anderson family.

Most Commonly Known Name

Herbert Anderson

First name

Herbert

Middle name

Unknown.

Last Name(s)

Nickname(s) or aliases

Gender

Male

Birth

Herbert Anderson was born on

Death

Herbert Anderson died in

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Herbert.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Herbert Anderson?

Obituary

Unknown.

Ethnicity & Lineage

What is Herbert's ethnicity and where did his parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations Lived

Unknown.

Religion

Unknown. Was Herbert a religious man?

Last Known Residence

Magnolia Springs, Baldwin County, Alabama 36555

Education

Did Herbert finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Herbert attend?

Professions

Share what Herbert did for a living or if he had a career or profession.

Personal Life & Organizations

Share some highlights of Herbert's personal life & organizations in which they participated.

Military Service

Did Herbert serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with his life?

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Looking for a different Herbert Anderson?
View other bios of people named Herbert Andersons
Back to Top

Herbert Anderson Family Tree

Herbert's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Anderson family tree.

Herbert's Family

Add a parent
Add a parent
Herbert Anderson
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

Friends:

Click to add friends & family.

Share Memories about Herbert

What do you remember about Herbert Anderson? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Herbert is remembered.

Herbert Anderson Obituary

This obit of Herbert Anderson is maintained by Herbert's followers. Contribute to her obituary and include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Herbert Anderson passed away in April 1976 at 70 years old. He was born on October 31, 1905. We are unaware of information about Herbert's immediate family. We know that Herbert Anderson had been residing in Magnolia Springs, Baldwin County, Alabama 36555.
Followers & Sources
Other Records of Herbert Anderson

1905 - 1976 World Events

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Herbert's lifetime

In 1905, in the year that Herbert Anderson was born, acclaimed dancer Isadora Duncan established the first school of modern dance in Berlin Germany. Isadora Duncan, born in San Francisco California, dedicated herself to the creation of beauty - through dance. Her focus on the movement of the human body rather than formal kinds of dance helped to give rise to the modern dance movement.

In 1920, when he was merely 15 years old, in September, a bomb exploded in the J.P. Morgan bank building in New York City, killing 30 people immediately - 8 later died due to their injuries - and injuring another 200. Killing more people than the 1910 bombing of the LA Times (the deadliest terrorist act up until then), no one took responsibility and the perpetrators were never found. Italian anarchists were suspected of the bombing.

In 1941, when he was 36 years old, on June 25th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 8802, prohibiting racial discrimination in the defense industry. EO 8802 was the first federal action to prohibit employment discrimination - without prejudice as to "race, creed, color, or national origin" - in the U.S. Civil Rights groups had planned a march on Washington D.C. to protest for equal rights but with the signing of the Order, they canceled the March.

In 1957, by the time he was 52 years old, on September 24th, the "Little Rock Nine" (nine African-American students) entered Little Rock High School. Arkansas Gov. Orval Faubus had previously prevented the students from entering the school at the beginning of the term with the Arkansas National Guard - they blocked the door. President Eisenhower ordered federal troops - the 101st Airborne Division of the United States Army - to guard the students and allow them entry.

In 1976, in the year of Herbert Anderson's passing, The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

Other Biographies

Other Herbert Andersons

Herbert Waudby Anderson
Died: Nov 18, 1917
Herbert Vincent Anderson
around 1918 - Jan 21, 1941
Herbert Robert William Anderson
1894 - Jun 16, 1918
Hawthorn, Australia
Herbert Lawrence Anderson
around 1923 - Dec 19, 1943
Herbert John Lancelot Anderson
around 1891 - Oct 4, 1917
Herbert John Anderson
Died: Sep 20, 1917
Herbert James Anderson
Died: Aug 8, 1916
Herbert Henry Anderson
around 1882 - Jun 5, 1916
Herbert Haddon Anderson
around 1896 - Feb 4, 1917
Herbert Gladstone Anderson
around 1898 - Mar 21, 1918
Herbert George Anderson
around 1893 - Aug 6, 1916
Herbert Forrest Anderson
around 1890 - Feb 1, 1918
Herbert Edward Anderson
around 1914 - Apr 8, 1943
Herbert Arthur Neil Anderson
Died: Jul 29, 1916
Herbert Arthur Anderson
around 1913 - Oct 21, 1947
Herbert Arthur Anderson
around 1893 - Sep 2, 1917
Herbert Anderson
around 1897 - Mar 3, 1918
Herbert Anderson
around 1891 - Jul 9, 1946
Herbert Anderson
Died: Oct 9, 1917

Other Andersons

Genether D Anderson
May 17, 1920 - May 9, 2011
Canton, MS
Iva M Anderson
Dec 10, 1920 - Nov 15, 1999
Monticello, IN
Anna Anderson
Feb 7, 1890 - November 1977
Worth, Illinois
Dorothy A Anderson
Sep 23, 1924 - Dec 13, 1996
Kent, WA
Frank E Anderson
Jan 1, 1923 - Oct 3, 1991
E T Anderson
May 1, 1925 - September 1960
Gertrude Anderson
Dec 29, 1922 - Jul 18, 1993
Chicago, IL
Katie Anderson
Apr 2, 1903 - July 1969
New Bedford, Illinois
Ruby M Anderson
Oct 1, 1927 - Nov 5, 2007
Rock Island, IL
Gladys M Anderson
Apr 10, 1911 - Aug 30, 1995
Aledo, IL
Marie E Anderson
Aug 29, 1921 - Dec 11, 1999
Woodhull, IL
Alice Anderson
May 11, 1907 - November 1981
Alhambra, California
Hartwin Anderson
Dec 1, 1889 - June 1976
Davenport, Iowa
Emil Anderson
Jun 21, 1906 - October 1987
Davenport, Iowa
Clarence Anderson
May 19, 1899 - May 1972
Moline, Illinois
Corwin Anderson
Oct 28, 1896 - June 1964
Texas
Edwin Anderson
Jun 6, 1910 - October 1973
Florence Anderson
Mar 9, 1897 - October 1972
Fort Myers, Florida
Leroy H Anderson
Oct 30, 1909 - Sep 16, 1988
Davenport, IA
Raymond Anderson
Apr 16, 1901 - March 1985
Bettendorf, Iowa

Other Bios

Andrew Werf
Aug 10, 1892 - November 1950
Margaret E Maurer
Nov 19, 1925 - Aug 28, 2000
Upland, CA
John Mulder
Feb 28, 1904 - April 1978
Elkhorn, Wisconsin
Leslie Ditzenberger
Oct 12, 1912 - May 1966
Sharon, Wisconsin
Frank Mershon
Jul 13, 1923 - Aug 8, 1991
William L Jansma
Jan 2, 1925 - Oct 1, 1999
Lansing, IL
Marvin H Vogt
Jan 15, 1916 - Oct 11, 1990
Donald Tuttle
Dec 28, 1924 - September 1987
Lansing, Illinois
Wilfred J Kraus
Oct 16, 1922 - Jul 22, 2008
Cedar Lake, Indiana
Dareld Randol
Jan 26, 1922 - Jan 19, 2003
Blue Island, IL
David Mohr
Sep 28, 1922 - August 1972
J Tolar
Aug 12, 1913 - January 1981
Hinsdale, Illinois
Elman M Miller
Jul 21, 1919 - Jul 3, 1992
Tampa, FL
Alexander A Wojtanowski
Feb 26, 1925 - Jan 30, 1992
Blue Island, IL
Fred Smit
Aug 15, 1894 - April 1967
Peotone, Illinois
Eva Gonzalez
Mar 26, 1912 - April 1981
Hazel Crest, Illinois
Ernest Benson
Jun 30, 1899 - November 1978
Oak Forest, Illinois
Lena O Bissa
Jul 24, 1907 - Jul 19, 2009
McHenry, IL
Alice L Fisher
Aug 12, 1908 - Jul 16, 2001
Saint Petersburg, FL
James L Hutchison
Aug 20, 1923 - Aug 13, 2000
Robbins, IL
Success Stories from Biographies like Herbert Anderson
I have to tell you a VERY special story about how AncientFaces helped to reunite our family. For 13 years, I have been searching for my grandmother's missing sister. She just disappeared from the family in the 1930s without a trace. No one ever knew where or when she died or where she was buried. My years of searching have just run into dead ends, so I had given up. Today, out-of-the-blue, a young lady called me and said that she had seen a photograph on AncientFaces and one of the women in the photo was her grandmother! Little did I know that she had left a small child behind when she died so young of TB. You can imagine our shock and excitement at finding each other and a whole new family that we never knew existed. We only live one state away from each other and very soon plan to have all family members meet to share our sides of "the story" and of course, many, many more picturesl AncientFaces...... without you, this family may never have been complete and Aunt Grace would have been lost to us forever. I hope you realize what a valuable service you provide and how grateful we are to have found you. Thank you!!!! -Lynda B.
I never knew my biological family. My family is my mother and father who raised me. But, as I got older I got curious about my heritage. It took me years of investigation to finally discover my parents’ names. Well, I get goosebumps just writing this, I have found my biological family because of AncientFaces. Yes!! I did a search for my [parents' names] and was shocked to find a photo of them on AncientFaces! I cannot tell you the feeling that came over me when I saw this photo - to see the faces of my biological parents…JUST LIKE THAT. I left a comment on the photo and you won’t believe this - the owner of the photo is MY SISTER!!! Yes, I have a LITTLE sister! It turns out my parents were too young when they had me and had to give me up. My little sister knew I existed and wanted to find me but had no way of doing it. Thanks to you I am meeting my little sister for the first time next month. GOD BLESS YOU ANCIENTFACES. -Anonymous
We have found our missing relative entirely thanks to AncientFaces. We have received a much clearer photo of Captain Grant from his Son. The picture we on AncientFaces is an old yellowed newspaper photo. I am attaching the new photo and ask that you take the old one out and put the new clear picture in its place. With our Canadian Remembrance Day here in 2 days - the timing could not be better. Thank You, AncientFaces. My long lost Aunt is now 86 years old and her Son and I are talking by phone and e-mails. Captain Grant was his Father and died in France in 1944 and is buried there. By posting pictures of the visit to his gravesite - we connected through one of his brothers. Amazing that our prayers have been answered. Thank you -Beth B.
I came home for lunch yesterday and decided to look at my email before going back to work. The weekly newsletter that I subscribe to from the Logan Family History Center had this message in it about AncientFaces. I clicked on the link and the first search I did was for Woodruff, and Mamie was the first picture that came up. I could hardly stand it. I was late getting back to work. I had to add comments and write to you. Thank you for noticing her in the store and for the website. I can't help but wonder how many other family pictures may have ended up in that store and why. I also can't help but feel that it was meant to be and that there is a purpose that this picture is coming home as you say. What are the chances of this all just happening? It's amazing that you even picked it up at the store and then went to all the extra effort to post it. It makes me feel as though you have been my friend forever. It certainly has given me a connection to you, and I have a love for what you do. I just can't tell you how excited I am. I can't even hold it in. -Cathy K., Utah
I have previously submitted several pictures of my grandfather August Zemidat. I have tried for many years to find anyone with that name, and I have searched many genealogy web sites to no avail. Recently I was contacted by someone who saw my pictures on AncientFaces who may well be a cousin. She also provided me with information that seems to indicate her grandparents were my grandfather’s siblings. Considering the many years I have been searching for the name Zemidat, I find this is absolutely amazing that I have finally found a family member. Thank you AncientFaces -Ron D.
I love AncientFaces, a while back I saw that you had labeled Garcia surname pictures. At the time I didn’t have all my family facts for my research. Anyway, I wandered into your site just to check it out AND NOW 1 YEAR LATER I received a picture from an 87 year old aunt and guess what you had this very same picture on your site!! (They were my great aunts and my great-grandmother!). Thank you… -Angela M.
I have loved AncientFaces since I first found it, it's the first thing I check when I turn on the computer. There was a time when even in the most modest households there were three cherished possessions, a family Bible. a family album and a fancy lamp. It was usual for the family to gather in the parlour, generally on Sunday and talk, tell stories of family and friends with the photos in the albums as illustration. Sadly in our modern electronic age we have fallen away from the oral tradition and interest in history has waned. I was quite shocked on the anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic to see so many comments from younger people who were surprised to learn that the Titanic wasn't just a movie. This is why AncientFaces is so important, to me it's the electronic age version of the oral tradition on a global scale and the sheer volume of people who follow, comment and contribute seems to prove the point. We are all grateful to you all for providing us with this wonderful site. - Arba M.