Marian Anderson
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Marian Anderson (1897 - 1993)

Marian Anderson
Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 17 Jul 1943 in Bethel, Connecticut, United States of Americamap
[children unknown]
Died in Portland, Washington, Oregon, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 22 Sep 2014 | Last significant change: 5 Jun 2020
22:54: Liz Marshall edited the Death Date for Marian Anderson (1897-1993). (fixing death date) [Thank Liz for this]
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Biography

Marian Anderson was an opera singer and civil rights activist.[1]

In 1900 and 1910 she lived with her grandparents Ben and Mary Anderson.[2][3]

She was buried at Eden Cemetery, Collingdale, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA.[4]

Sources

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Marian Anderson," Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marian_Anderson (accessed February 3, 2018).
  2. "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M37B-WQC : accessed 11 December 2017), Marion Anderson in household of Ben Anderson, Philadelphia city Ward 30, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 755, sheet 2B, family 47, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,472.
  3. "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MG74-TK9 : accessed 11 December 2017), Marion Anderson in household of Benjamin Anderson, Philadelphia Ward 26, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 698, sheet 3A, family 49, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1400; FHL microfilm 1,375,413.
  4. Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 03 February 2018), memorial page for Marian Anderson (27 Feb 1897–8 Apr 1993), Find A Grave: Memorial #1811, citing Eden Cemetery, Collingdale, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave.
  • https://www.womenofthehall.org/inductee/marian-anderson/
  • "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KQJV-1N6 : accessed 11 December 2017), Marion Anderson in household of Anna D Anderson, Ward 30, Philadelphia, Philadelphia City, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 51-922, sheet 10B, line 51, family 279, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 3716.
  • WikiData: Q231923 Wikidata Information Reasonator enwiki Ancestors (about wikidata)
  • Tricia Williams Jacson (2016). "Women in Black History - Stories of Courage, Faith, and Resilience", "Marian Anderson" page 89. Grand Rapids, MI:Published by Revell


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