Osborne Anderson was born August 1, 1882 at Sardis, Indian Territory.
His mother was Kizzie (Kissie) Burris and she probably originated from Oklahoma. His father was Robert Anderson who originated from Indian Territory.
Osborne had four brothers: Odus Anderson April 11, 1878 Freeman Anderson October 7, 1885 Willie Anderson September 20, 1889 Raynie Anderson 1891 or 1892 Freeman, Willie and Rayne were also original enrollees.
Osborne attended two schools, Lebanon of Chickasaw Nation and Chillicothe Business College. Osborne married Iva Pearl Weathers in McAlester, Oklahoma. They lived in Weathers, Blanco and Pittsburg which are all in Oklahoma. Children: Ruby Mae 05-07-14 Osborne Lee 08-07-16 Otis Roy 07-24-19 Ben Barney 09-26-23 Rosetta Jean 03-03-26 Ruth Joan 04-30-29 Rowena Patsy 02-24-31 Rose Mary 11-17-33
Osborne and Iva had 21 grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren.
Osborne worked as a school teacher, coal miner, farmer and WWII government employee.
Information submitted by son of Osborne Anderson, Otis R. Anderson of Thousand Oaks, California.