|William H. Anderson
Noted events in his life were:
1. He appeared on the census in 1857 in Shakopee, Scott, MN. 2 The 1857 Minnesota Territorial Census recorded W. H. Anderson, merchant, 37, born in Virginia, living with Rachel Anderson, 26, born in New York; Lucretia B. Anderson, 3, born in MIssouri; and Margaret Everton, 15, born in Germany.
2. He appeared on the census in 1860 in Shakopee, Scott, MN. 4 The 1860 census recorded William H. Anderson, merchant, 37, living with Rachel, 30; Louisa, 5; Fanny, 3; and Mary, 1 month old when the census was recorded on 27th July 1860. William and Rachel were born in Virginia, Louisa in Missouri, and Fanny and Mary in Minnesota.
3. He appeared on the census in 1870 in Shakopee, Scott, MN. 5 The 1870 census recorded W. H. Anderson, merchant, 50, born in Virginia, living with Rachel L., 25, born in Missouri; Leil B., 15, born in Missouri; Fanny O., 12, born in Minnesota; and Mary Johnson, keeping home, 20, born in Sweden.
1 FamilySearch.org, Minnesota, Marriages, 1849-1950, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FD61-PBH Wm. H. Anderson and Rachel L. Lindsey, 18 Feb 1869; citing FHL microfilm 1379415.
2 FamilySearch.org, Minnesota, Territorial Census, 1857, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/3D3B-3ZM Lucretia B Anderson in entry for W H Anderson, 1857.
3 Find A Grave, http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=54440419.
4 1860 United States Census, Year: 1860; Census Place: Shakopee, Scott, Minnesota; Roll: M653_574; Page: 667; Image: 89; Family History Library Film: 803574.
5 1870 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MDH8-DG4 W H Anderson, Minnesota, United States; citing p. 4, family 27, NARA microfilm publication M593, FHL microfilm 000830430.