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From: Kathy Hodson <>
Subject: Anderson - Arbroath- St. Vigeans
Date: Mon, 16 Aug 2004 11:21:45 -0700


Hi there

I would like to post my interests. As I may be
visiting Angus County next year, I have dusted off my research to take another look.
These were the ancestors of my Granddad's mother Jane Charlotte Anderson Ridge B: 1846 Arbroath -D:1884 Arbroath
She died when my Granddad was only 4 years old. He and his brother were raised possibly by a relative in Broughtie Ferry.


John Anderson wed Margaret Taylor - 1770 Arbroath -- children were:
Agnes B: 1771
John Anderson B: 1772 wed Katherine Allen 1798 Brechin & St. Vigeans
Elizabeth B: 1773
Katherine B: 1780
Margaret B: 1783
Peter B: 1785
William B: 1787
John Anderson B: 1789

John Anderson & Katherine Allen (Merchant and later Auctioneer)
children were:
Allan Anderson B: 1798
Katherine Jane B: 1800 wed David Keith in 1817 died 1817 one child Katherine Jane Anderson Keith
James Anderson B: 1802-1867 wed Margaret Sturrock Jafferson 1834
John Allan B: 1804-1862
Margaret Anderson B: 1806

James Anderson and Margaret Jafferson (Writer, Solicitor, Town Chamberlain)
were the parents of:
Margaret Sturrock Anderson B: Arbroath 1836-1861
Elizabeth Smith Anderson B: 1837-1897 wed James Sturrock Peters
John Alexander Anderson B: 1838
Alexander Allen Anderson B: 1840
Mary Catherine Anderson B: 1841-1897
Dr. James Keith Anderson B: 1844-1911 Edinburgh LRT later a General Practitioner
Jane Charlotte Anderson B: 1846-1884 wed Capt. S.S. Ridge -she had two children James Anderson Ridge B: 1870 and Samuel Guy Ridge B: 1879
Helen Butcher Anderson 1848-1858
Alfred Jafferson Anderson B: 1859 wife Isabella - Shipbuilder
Ann Elizabeth Helen Anderson B: 1852 died in infancy.

Kathy Hodson
British Columbia


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