Elizabeth Rebecca Anderson

b. 2 November 1837, d. 22 September 1933

Father*Michael Staats Anderson b. 18 Jul 1811, d. 17 Aug 1897
Mother*Prudence Elizabeth Pebella White b. 22 Oct 1814, d. 16 Feb 1849
Elizabeth Rebecca Anderson|b. 2 Nov 1837\nd. 22 Sep 1933|p549.htm|Michael Staats Anderson|b. 18 Jul 1811\nd. 17 Aug 1897|p402.htm|Prudence Elizabeth Pebella White|b. 22 Oct 1814\nd. 16 Feb 1849|p546.htm|Edward (Neddie) Anderson|b. 1790\nd. 1853|p528.htm|Elizabeth Staats|b. 1794\nd. 26 Mar 1849|p529.htm|George B. White|b. 13 Oct 1788\nd. 13 Oct 1858|p574.htm|Elizabeth R. Jackson|b. 15 Sep 1795\nd. 18 Jul 1889|p575.htm|

Burial*Elizabeth Rebecca Anderson was buried at Big Tygart Cemetery, Rt 21 Mineral Wells, WV. 
Birth*She was born on 2 November 1837 at Belleville, Wood Co., (W)Va. 
(Living With Parents) CensusShe appeared on the census of 1840 in the household of her parents Michael Staats Anderson and Prudence Elizabeth Pebella White at Wood County, (W)VA; Michael Anderson head of house. Free white males under five 1, Free white males five & under ten 1, Free white males twenty & under thirty 1, Free white females under five 2, Free white females twenty & under thirty 1, Number of persons in each family employed in Agriculture 1.1
(Living With Parents) CensusShe appeared on the census of 1850 in the household of her parents Michael Staats Anderson and Mary Ann Full at District 65, Wood County, (W)VA; Cuming Anderson 5, Edwd G Anderson 17 farmer, Elizabeth Anderson 12, Eudocia Anderson 10, Margaret Anderson 0, Mary Anderson 23, Michael Anderson 39 farmer, Plado B Anderson 15, William Anderson 7.2
Marriage*Elizabeth Rebecca Anderson married Walter S Roberts on 23 May 1858 at Wood County, WV. 
Marriage*Elizabeth Rebecca Anderson married William Henry Melrose on 8 August 1867. 
Death*Elizabeth Rebecca Anderson died on 22 September 1933 at Parkersburg, Wood Co WV, at age 95. 

Family 1

Walter S Roberts b. unknown, d. unknown

Family 2

William Henry Melrose b. unknown, d. unknown

Last Edited25 Feb 2009


  1. [S40] 1840 Census Wood County (W)VA.
  2. [S12] 1850 Census Wood County (W)VA District 65.