Anderson, Robert

Birth Name Anderson, Robert
Gender male
Age at Death 90 years, 2 months, 17 days


Robert and Charles Anderson filled out Judge Alley's Historical Survey 1876, from PARO and transcribed on the Island Register.

"We were born on the Island, in New London in June 1802, Charles Anderson, age 80; Robert Anderson, born in New London, January 30, 1794, and now 88. Our father came to the Island from Scotland in July 1775. He landed at Point Prim, and married in Rustico in 1789."

Name Robert Anderson
Event Type Baptism
Event Date 27 Jul 1794
Event Place , Prince Edward Island
Father's Name Alexander Anderson
Mother's Name Christiana Mcwilliam
Citing this Record "Prince Edward Island Baptism Card Index, 1721-1885," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 12 December 2014), Robert Anderson, 27 Jul 1794; citing p. 21, volume 3, , Prince Edward Island, Public Archives, Charlottetown; FHL microfilm 1,487,750.

Robert and his younger brother Charles had farms near each other in the 1861 census. Robert's household consisted of 11 people born on the Island. There was one married couple.
1 male, 5-15
1 male, 15-21
5 males and 2 females, 21-45
1 male, and 1 female, upwards of 60

Name Robert Anderson
Age 87y
Birth Year 1794
Birthplace Prince Edward Island
Marital Status Married
Occupation Farmer
Ethnicity Scottish
Religion Presb
Head of Household Name Robert Anderson
Event Place Lot 22, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada
Robert Anderson M 87y Prince Edward Island
Mary Anderson F 83y Prince Edward Island
James Anderson M 42y Prince Edward Island
Ufemia Anderson F 37y Prince Edward Island
Margret Anderson F 43y Prince Edward Island
Mary E Anderson F 7y Prince Edward Island
Robert J Anderson F 3y Prince Edward Island
Citing this Record "Canada Census, 1881," database, FamilySearch ( : 18 November 2014), Robert Anderson, Lot 22, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada; citing p. 8; Library and Archives Canada film number C-13163, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 1,375,799.

Name Robert Anderson
Event Type Death
Event Date 1884
Event Place Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island, Canada
Age 91
Birth Year (Estimated) 1793
Citing this Record "Prince Edward Island Death Card Index, 1721-1905," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 21 September 2015), Robert Anderson, 1884; citing 1884, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island, Canada, Division of Vital Statistics. Public Archives, Charlottetown; FHL microfilm 1,487,741.

At Stanley Bridge, New London on the 16th April Robert Anderson Esq in the 91st year of his age. He leaves a sorrowing wife, 5 sons and 3 daughters. Deceased lived a consistent Christian life, deservedly esteemed by all who knew him and died strong in the faith and love to his Savior, and in assurance of a glorious immortality. Examiner 1884




Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth January 30, 1794 New London, Lot 21, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada PEI Baptismal Index  
Death April 16, 1884 Prince Edward Island, Canada History of Stanley Bridge  


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Anderson, Alexander Jr.before 1847
Mother McWilliams, Christiann Christy
    Sister     Anderson, Charlotte about 1800 March 30, 1877
         Anderson, Robert January 30, 1794 April 16, 1884


Family of Anderson, Robert and Ramsay, Mary

Married Wife Ramsay, Mary ( * about 1798 + September 8, 1891 )
Name Birth Date Death Date
Anderson, Robert
Anderson, Marybefore 1884
Anderson, Alexander1823June 13, 1892
Anderson, John1824December 22, 1866
Anderson, Hugh1826September 9, 1867
Anderson, Christianna Christy Annaabout 1830May 12, 1891
Anderson, Jennie JeanetteFebruary 26, 1831April 17, 1922
Anderson, MargaretOctober 22, 18351908
Anderson, JamesMay 11, 1838January 4, 1931
Anderson, Davidabout 1841March 17, 1885
Anderson, George WilliamNovember 27, 1845January 27, 1916