Augustana Seniors Fall 1883 (Class of 1884)


FYI-102: Practical Genealogy

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Student Paper

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Education | Genealogy | History

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William P. Anderson was a senior at Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois, in the fall of 1883. His name appears in the college catalog of 1883 – 1884, along with his birthplace, the year of his birth, and a few other facts. From this start, we researched the genealogy and family history of William P. Anderson. This paper contains a short biography of William P. Anderson, a report on his ancestors, a report on his descendants, and some open questions for further research.