Anderson, William Rucker, 1842-1939

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Miles Anderson (1795-1896) fought in the War of 1812 and enlisted in the Georgia Militia. He married Nancy Pace in 1821 and they had nine children. He joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1842 and emigrated to Salt Lake City, Utah in 1851. He served a mission to Las Vegas with his son, William Rucker from 1856-1857.

From the guide to the Miles Anderson papers, 1799-1877, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections)

William Anderson was born in New York City in February 1840, and he died on January 18, 1930 at the New Lebanon, New York, Shaker community. Toward the end of his life he served as both elder and trustee for the South Family at New Lebanon, and he managed the farm operation there. In addition, in his later years, he involved himself in astrology and handwriting analysis.

From the description of Garden record. 1873-1887. (Winterthur Library). WorldCat record id: 261232692

Physician of Blacksburg, South Carolina.

From the description of William Anderson papers, 1860-1921 bulk 1872-1921. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 29810098

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Harrison, Randolph, 1858-1928. Papers concerning the Virginia-West Virginia debt controversy [manuscript] 1915-19. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Bruce, Mary Evelyn Anderson,. Papers of the Bruce family [manuscript] 1891-1913. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Papers of the Anderson family [manuscript], 1832-1938 (bulk 1852-1860, 1880-1890). University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Rollins, Reed C. (Reed Clark), 1911-1998. Papers of Reed Rollins, 1940-1998 (inclusive) Harvard University, Gray Herbarium
creatorOf Miles Anderson papers, 1799-1877 L. Tom Perry Special Collections19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
creatorOf Anderson, William R. Vietnam papers, 1994. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Photograph album of members of the Virginia Constitutional Convention of 1901-1902, 1901-1902. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Powell, Daniel Augustus, 1911-1983. Daniel Augustus Powell papers, 1945-1983 (1950-1981). University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Anderson, William A. (William Alexander), 1842-1930. Documents of William Alexander Anderson [manuscript], 1884, 1903. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Anderson, William A. (William Alexander), 1842-1930. Papers of the Anderson family [manuscript], 1877-1952. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Anderson, William, 1847-1931. William Anderson papers, 1860-1921 bulk 1872-1921. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
creatorOf Braxton, A. Caperton (Allen Caperton), 1862-1914. Papers of Allen Caperton Braxton [manuscript], 1801-1947 (bulk 1883-1911). University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Harrison, Randolph, 1857-1928. Papers of Randolph Harrison [manuscript] 1905-21. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Anderson, William, 1840-1930. Garden record. 1873-1887. Winterthur Library
creatorOf Anderson, Ellen Graham, 1887-. Papers of Ellen Graham Anderson [manuscript], 1912-1959. University of Virginia. Library
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associatedWith Anderson, Ellen Graham, 1887- person
correspondedWith Anderson family family
associatedWith Anderson, Miles, 1795-1876 person
associatedWith Anderson, Nathan E., 1752-1803 person
associatedWith Beat, John. person
associatedWith Braxton, A. Caperton (Allen Caperton), 1862-1914. person
associatedWith Clemson Agricultural College of South Carolina. corporateBody
associatedWith Confederate States of America. Army corporateBody
associatedWith Ford, Thomas, 1800-1850 person
associatedWith Garfield, James A. (James Abram), 1831-1881. person
associatedWith Harrison, Randolph, 1857-1928. person
associatedWith Harrison, Randolph, 1858-1928. person
associatedWith Langbridge, William. person
associatedWith Lee, John D. (John Doyle), 1812-1877 person
associatedWith Lexington Manufacturing Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Powell, Daniel Augustus, 1911-1983. person
associatedWith Rollins, Reed C. (Reed Clark), 1911-1998. person
associatedWith Smith, Hyrum, 1800-1844 person
associatedWith Smith, John, 1832-1911 person
associatedWith Stout, Hosea, 1810-1889 person
correspondedWith Tillinghast family family
associatedWith United Society of Believers in Christ's Second Appearing. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Arkansas
Utah
California
Georgia
Tennessee
Nauvoo (Ill.)
South Carolina--Blacksburg
South Carolina--Spartanburg
New York (State)--New Lebanon
Lexington (Va.)
Subject
Local election
Seeds
Social Life and Customs
Fourth of July celebrations--History--19th century
Shakers
Medical practice
Agriculture--Economic aspects
Medical students--Correspondence
Home and Family
Gardening
King's Mountain, Battle of, S.C., 1780--Centennial celebrations, etc
Religious communities
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College Students South Carolina History 20th Century
Physicians--Correspondence.--South Carolina--Blacksburg
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Birth 1842-09-15

Death 1939-01-14

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