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Anna E. Roosevelt

Writer from United States of America

Anna Roosevelt Dall Boettiger Halsted (May 3, 1906 – December 1, 1975) was the daughter of the 32nd President of the United States Franklin D. Roosevelt and Eleanor Roosevelt, as well as the granddaughter of Elliott Roosevelt. Anna Eleanor Roosevelt was born at 125 East 36th Street in New York City. She was named for her mother, Eleanor Roosevelt, whose first name was Anna; and for her grandmother, Anna Roosevelt. She was married for the first time, in Hyde Park, New York, in 1926 to stockbroker Curtis Bean Dall. They had two children; Anna Eleanor Roosevelt Seagraves (born March 25, 1927) who became an educator and librarian, and Curtis Roosevelt (born April 19, 1930) a civil servant and author. They were often referred to as "Sistie" and "Buzzie" in the 1930s American press. Between 1932 and 1934, Anna was associate editor of a magazine called Babies Just Babies (her mother Eleanor also had ties to this publication); hosted a Best and Company Department Store; contributed articles to Liberty magazine; and wrote two children's books, Scamper and Scamper's Christmas. Anna and Curtis Dall divorced on July 30, 1934 at Minden, Nevada. Six months later, on January 18, 1935, she married  ( Wikipedia article )

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Personal facts

Known as
Anna Eleanor Roosevelt Halsted,Anna Dall,Anna Boettiger
Date of birth
1906-05-03
Place of birth
New York City
Nationality
United States of America
Parents
Eleanor Roosevelt, James Roosevelt, Franklin D. Roosevelt, John Aspinwall Roosevelt, Elliott Roosevelt
Spouse(s)
Clarence John Boettiger James Addison Halsted Curtis Bean Dall
Children
James Roosevelt Curtis Roosevelt Elliott Roosevelt John Aspinwall Roosevelt Eleanor Roosevelt Seagraves
Siblings
Elliott Roosevelt John Aspinwall Roosevelt Franklin Delano Roosevelt Jr. James Roosevelt
Profession
Writer

Education

Institution From To
Cornell University

Death

Date of death
1975-12-01
Cause of death
Throat cancer
Place of death
New York City

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