Myrtle Anderson was Davidís youngest child. Davidís second wife, Regina Swan Anderson, was her mother. She was born in January 1896 shortly after the family moved to Colfax County, Nebraska. She moved with her father and mother to Nester, California when he retired in 1905. In about 1909 when she was 13 she died of scarlet fever.
1900 Federal Census, Lincoln Township, Colfax County, Nebraska, David Anderson household, June 19, 1900, Microfilm #1240920, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Anderson, Edward L, "ELA Papers". 1960's, Sidney, Nebraska.