Anders was born on June 30 1686, most likely in Nedre Ulleruds parish, Värmlands county.
Before 1715 he married Margeta Eriksdotter.
In 1715, they lived on the farm Uved in Nedre Ulleruds parish. Around 1750 the farm was taken over by their son Lars and his wife Ingebor Andersdotter. Anders and his wife lived in Uved for the rest of their lives.
In November 1754 his wife died and he became a widower.
On November 15, 1755, Anders died on the farm Uved in Nedre Ulleruds parish, 68 years old. In the church books it is noted that by the end of his life he was blind.