Master Name Index

Surname of ANDERSON



Andy Anderson (c1893 –    )

Famous Descendant(s):

Sally Ride — 1st American Woman in Space


Ann Anderson (c1708 – c1803)

Famous Descendant(s):

Sydney Biddle Barrows — Mayflower Madam


Ann Anderson (c1807 – c1841)

Famous Descendant(s):

Robert Redford — Movie Actor


Carol Joyce Anderson (1923 –    )

Famous Descendant(s):

Sally Ride — 1st American Woman in Space


Clough Anderson (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Maj. Gen. Robert Anderson — Commander of Fort Sumter at start of U.S. Civil War

Montgomery Clift — Movie Actor


Edmund Anderson (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Cara Delevingne — Fashion Model and Movie Actress


Elizabeth Anderson (    – c1784)

Famous Descendant(s):

John D. Rockefeller — Founder of the Standard Oil Company

Nelson Rockefeller — 41st U.S. Vice-President


George L. Anderson (1827 – 1890)

Famous Descendant(s):

Cal Ripken, Jr. — Hall of Fame Major League Baseball Player


Grizel Anderson (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Cara Delevingne — Fashion Model and Movie Actress


Jennie Almones Anderson (1896 – 1972)

Famous Descendant(s):

Anderson Cooper — Television Journalist


Jesse M. Anderson (c1879 – 1925)

Famous Descendant(s):

Clint Eastwood — TV & Film Actor and Director


John Anderson (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Sydney Biddle Barrows — Mayflower Madam


John Anderson of Boston (    – 1677)

Famous Descendant(s):

Franklin D. Roosevelt — 32nd U.S. President


Judith Anderson (1745 – 1797)

Famous Descendant(s):

Sydney Biddle Barrows — Mayflower Madam


Keziah Anderson (1777 – c1818)

Famous Descendant(s):

Mike Huckabee — 44th Governor of Arkansas


Lilian Celine Anderson (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Tom Landry — NFL Hall of Famer


Lois A. Anderson (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Clint Eastwood — TV & Film Actor and Director


Lucretia Anderson (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Helen (Herron) Taft — First Lady of President William H. Taft

Marshall Field — Founder of Marshall Field & Co.


Maggie Rebecca Anderson (1851 – 1942)

Famous Descendant(s):

Melissa Benoist — TV Actress


Maria Latham Anderson (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Montgomery Clift — Movie Actor


Martha Anderson (c1826 – 1872)

Famous Descendant(s):

John McCain — U.S. Senator from Arizona


Mary Anderson (c1650 – 1717)

Famous Descendant(s):

Franklin D. Roosevelt — 32nd U.S. President


Mary Elberta Anderson (1851 – 1940)

Famous Descendant(s):

Cal Ripken, Jr. — Hall of Fame Major League Baseball Player


Mary Stiles Anderson (1812 – 1855)

Famous Descendant(s):

Johnny Mercer — Songwriter and Co-Founder of Capitol Records


Matthew Anderson (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Clint Eastwood — TV & Film Actor and Director


Mitchell Anderson (1810 –    )

Famous Descendant(s):

Cal Ripken, Jr. — Hall of Fame Major League Baseball Player


R. B. Anderson (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Melissa Benoist — TV Actress


Robert Anderson (1805 – 1871)

Famous Descendant(s):

Montgomery Clift — Movie Actor


Susannah Anderson (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Marie Osmond — Singer, Actress and Doll Designer

Donny Osmond — Singer, Actor and Dancer


Thomas Anderson (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Helen (Herron) Taft — First Lady of President William H. Taft

Marshall Field — Founder of Marshall Field & Co.


William Anderson (  –  )

Famous Descendant(s):

Sydney Biddle Barrows — Mayflower Madam


William M. Anderson (1877 – 1953)

Famous Descendant(s):

Anderson Cooper — Television Journalist