Cornelius Anderson (a.k.a. Kornelius Andersen) b. 8 Feb 1855 in Sannidal, Telemark, Norway, the youngest son of Anders Pedersen and Anne Hansdatter, emigrated from Kragerø, through Oslo, to Chicago in June 1874.He was an able bodied seaman. He is shown in 1880 U.S. Census, along with a brother Peder, living with brother Hans and his family in Holland, Michigan.He married Caroline M. (unknown) in 1886, probably in Wisconsin.
In 1900 they are living at 1836 N. Main St. in Racine, Wisconsin with children, Arthur H. b. Sept 1887, Clarence C. b. Aug 1888, Agnes L. b. Oct 1892, Esther C. b. Oct 1894 and Eugene T. b. Sept 1896.Cornelius is working as a sailor on the Great Lakes.
By 1910 they are in Milwaukee, WI at 498 Fifteenth Ave. with all children still at home plus the addition of another son, Kenneth b. abt. 1902 in, I think, Racine.
Cornelius has died by 1920, Caroline shown as widow, and Arthur H. and Agnes L. are no longer found in the Census.By 1930 Caroline is apparently dead and only Eugene T. and Kenneth are found.
Kenneth, 28, single,a lodger at 1008 Third St., Milwaukee is shown to be a Real Estate Salesman.
Eugene T. Anderson, 33, is married to Alice D. Udisches, living with widowed m-I-l at 381 34th Street in Milwaukee.He is employed as a "Commercial Traveler, Universal Atlas Cement Co."
We are seeking information about any descendants of this family or information about them such as death dates and place of burial.All help is appreciated.