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Anderson, J.

ANDERSON (Soundex A536) — See also ANDER, ANDERS, ANDERSEN, BENDERSON, FENDERSON, GUNDERSON, HANDERSON, HENDERSON, MANDERSON, MCHENDERSON, SANDERSON.

  Anderson, J. — of Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio. Mayor of Dayton, Ohio, 1835. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, J. A. — of Millersburg, Holmes County, Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, J. Albin, Jr. — of Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Mayor of Springfield, Mass., 1944-45. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, J. Alden — Democrat. Candidate for Pennsylvania state senate 25th District, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Anderson, J. Aubrey (b. 1882) — of Bridgeport, Montgomery County, Pa. Born in Upper Merion, Montgomery County, Pa., September 14, 1882. Republican. Lawyer; banker; Montgomery County District Attorney, 1915-20; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1916. Episcopalian. Member, Phi Delta Phi; Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John F. Anderson and Catherine (Missimer) Anderson; married, November 20, 1917, to Lidie Walker McFarland.
  Anderson, J. Blaine (1922-1988) — of Blackfoot, Bingham County, Idaho; Boise, Ada County, Idaho. Born in Trenton, Cache County, Utah, January 19, 1922. Lawyer; U.S. District Judge for Idaho, 1971-76; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, 1976-88; died in office 1988. Member, American Bar Association; American Judicature Society. Died in Boise, Ada County, Idaho, April 16, 1988 (age 66 years, 88 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Anderson, J. Brady (b. 1945) — of Arkansas. Born in 1945. U.S. Ambassador to Tanzania, 1994-97. Administrator, Agency for International Development, 1999. Still living as of 1999.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Anderson, J. C. — also known as Jack Anderson — of California. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California, 1996 (51st District), 1998 (51st District), 2000 (29th District). Still living as of 2000.
  Anderson, J. E. — of Preble County, Ohio. Democrat. Candidate for Ohio state house of representatives from Preble County, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, J. E. — of El Paso, El Paso County, Tex. Mayor of El Paso, Tex., 1938-47. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, J. E. — of Batavia, Kane County, Ill. Mayor of Batavia, Ill., 1953-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, J. Edward — of Minnesota. Democrat. Democratic-Farmer-Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from Minnesota 6th District, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, J. Glenn — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1924-25. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, J. H. — Idaho state auditor, 1897-99. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, J. H. — of Leesville, Vernon Parish, La. Democrat. Member of Louisiana state house of representatives, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, J. J. — of Hackensack, Bergen County, N.J. Postmaster at Hackensack, N.J., 1901-03. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, J. J. — of Minnesota. Public Ownership candidate for Presidential Elector for Minnesota, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, J. L. C. — of Marion, Smyth County, Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1924, 1940. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, J. M. — of Fargo, Cass County, N.Dak. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, J. Macfie — of Columbia, Richland County, S.C. Mayor of Columbia, S.C., 1953-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, J. O. — of Decorra, Henderson County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, J. Randolph See Jefferson Randolph Anderson
  Anderson, J. Robert (b. 1887) — of Northfork, McDowell County, W.Va. Born in Shanklin's Ferry, Monroe County, W.Va., July 27, 1887. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from McDowell County; elected 1934; member of West Virginia state senate 6th District, 1939-40. Baptist. Member, Freemasons; Kiwanis; United Mine Workers. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, J. S. See John Samuel Anderson
  Anderson, J. W. — of California. Republican. California superintendent of public instruction, 1891-95. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, J. W. — of Olmsted County, Minn. Democrat. Candidate for Minnesota state house of representatives District 4, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, J. W. — of Montana. Farmer-Labor candidate for U.S. Senator from Montana, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, J. W. — Communist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Minnesota at-large, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, J. W. — of East Ridge, Hamilton County, Tenn. Mayor of East Ridge, Tenn., 1956. Still living as of 1956.
  Anderson, Jack See J. C. Anderson
  Anderson, Jack P. — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Anderson, Jack W. — of Coffeyville, Montgomery County, Kan. Mayor of Coffeyville, Kan., 1982-85. Still living as of 1985.
  Anderson, Jack Z. See John Zuinglius Anderson
  Anderson, Jackson L. — of Harrison County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Harrison County, 1954, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Jacob — Communist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Minnesota, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Anderson, Jacob P. — of Juneau, Alaska. Democrat. Member of Alaska territorial House of Representatives 1st District, 1937-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, James — of Charleston, Charleston County, S.C. U.S. Commercial Agent (Consul) in Cette, 1802-06; U.S. Consul in Gothenberg, 1811-14. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, James — of Marietta, Cobb County, Ga. Postmaster at Cobb Court House, Ga., 1833-35; Marietta, Ga., 1835-38. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, James (1845-1890) — of Deadwood, Lawrence County, S.Dak. Born in 1845. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 49th District, 1889-90; died in office 1890. Died September 11, 1890 (age about 45 years). Interment at Anderson Cemetery, Lawrence County, S.Dak.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Anderson, James — of Wayne County, Mich. Communist. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, James — of Troutdale, Multnomah County, Ore. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Anderson, James Albert (1874-1926) — also known as James A. Anderson — of Morgan, Morgan County, Utah. Born in Peterson, Morgan County, Utah, February 22, 1874. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1916, 1924. Died November 18, 1926 (age 52 years, 269 days). Interment at North Morgan Cemetery, Morgan, Utah.
  Relatives: Son of Peter Anderson and Martha (Hansen) Anderson.
  Anderson, James B. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, James B. — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Pittsburgh, Pa., 1931-33. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, James D. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 8th District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Anderson, James E. — of Eureka, Woodford County, Ill. Republican. Member of Illinois Republican State Central Committee, 1943; chair of Woodford County Republican Party, 1950; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, James E. — of East Detroit (now Eastpointe), Macomb County, Mich. Mayor of East Detroit, Mich., 1953-55. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, James F. — of Livingston County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Livingston County, 1891-94. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, James F. — of Bellaire, Belmont County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, James H. — of Ohio. Born in Ohio. U.S. Consul in Hamburg, 1861-66. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, James H. — of Nome, Nome census area, Alaska. Republican. Member of Alaska territorial senate 2nd District, 1929-30. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, James H. — of New Rochelle, Westchester County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for mayor of New Rochelle, N.Y., 1931. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, James H. — of Nebraska. Republican. Nebraska state attorney general, 1949-50. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, James Hall (1878-1936) — of Dover, Kent County, Del. Born in Milford, Sussex County, Del., November 12, 1878. Lawyer; Lieutenant Governor of Delaware, 1925-29. Member, Freemasons. Died in 1936 (age about 57 years). Interment at Barratt's Chapel Cemetery, Near Frederica, Kent County, Del.
  Relatives: Son of James F. Anderson and Sarah G. (Hall) Anderson; married, September 17, 1907, to Blanche V. Brown (died 1932).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Anderson, James Henry (1857-1934) — also known as James H. Anderson — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Born in Utah, 1857. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1904; U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for Utah, 1927-32. Died in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, October 19, 1934 (age about 77 years). Interment at Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  Anderson, James Isaac (1859-1937) — also known as James I. Anderson — of Warrensburg, Johnson County, Mo. Born in Warrensburg, Johnson County, Mo., April 7, 1859. Democrat. Physician; chair of Johnson County Democratic Party, 1903. Died in Warrensburg, Johnson County, Mo., February 28, 1937 (age 77 years, 327 days). Interment at Sunset Hill Cemetery, Warrensburg, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of William Harrison Anderson (1813-1892) and Mary Aladeah (Davis) Anderson (1829-1886); married to Elizabeth Plumer (1864-1945).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Anderson, James J. — of Washington. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Washington at-large, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, James L. — Republican. Candidate in primary for West Virginia state senate 2nd District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, James M. — of Monongalia County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Monongalia County, 1893-96. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, James Patton (1822-1872) — of Hernando, DeSoto County, Miss.; Olympia, Thurston County, Wash.; near Monticello, Jefferson County, Fla.; Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Born near Winchester, Franklin County, Tenn., February 16, 1822. Democrat. Lawyer; colonel in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; member of Mississippi state legislature, 1850; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Washington Territory, 1855-57; delegate to Florida secession convention, 1861; Delegate from Florida to the Confederate Provisional Congress, 1861; general in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Died in Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn., September 20, 1872 (age 50 years, 217 days). Interment at Elmwood Cemetery, Memphis, Tenn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Anderson, James R. — of Wethersfield, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Wethersfield, 1900, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, James R. — of Pelham, Hampshire County, Mass. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Third Hampshire District, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, James R. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives 4th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Anderson, James T. L. — of Princeton, Mercer County, N.J. Mayor of Princeton, N.J., 1862-63. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, James W. — of Hialeah, Dade County (now Miami-Dade County), Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Anderson, Jeff — of Keizer, Marion County, Ore. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Anderson, Jeff — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 27-B, 2003-04. Still living as of 2004.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Anderson, Jefferson Randolph (b. 1861) — also known as J. Randolph Anderson — of Savannah, Chatham County, Ga. Born in Savannah, Chatham County, Ga., September 4, 1861. Democrat. Lawyer; attorney for several railroads; director, Savannah Bank and Trust Co.; director, Savannah Electric & Power Co.; member of Georgia state house of representatives, 1905-06, 1909-12; member of Georgia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1907-08; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1912 (speaker); member of Georgia state senate, 1913-14. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Society of Colonial Wars; Sons of the Revolution; Alpha Tau Omega; Freemasons; Elks. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Edward Clifford Anderson, Jr. and Jane Margaret (Randolph) Anderson; married, November 27, 1895, to Anne Page Wilder.
  Anderson, Jeffrey — of San Francisco, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Anderson, Jerald C. — Member of Minnesota state senate, 1971-74, 1977-80 (21st District 1971-72, 19th District 1973-74, 1977-80). Still living as of 1980.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Anderson, Jeremiah — of Westchester County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Westchester County, 1825. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Jeremiah H. (b. 1843) — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Born in Walker Township (now Walker), Kent County, Mich., May 22, 1843. Republican. Furniture manufacturer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Kent County 1st District, 1893-94, 1897-1900, 1903-04, 1907-08. Scottish ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Jim — of Illinois. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 17th District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Anderson, Joan Foote — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Anderson, Joan G. — of Western Springs, Cook County, Ill. Delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 9th District, 1969-70. Female. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; League of Women Voters. Still living as of 1970.
  Anderson, Jody — Republican. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 12th District, 2006. Still living as of 2006.
  Anderson, Joe E. See Joseph E. Anderson
  Anderson, Joe H. See Joseph H. Anderson
  Anderson, Joe Meldrim — of Wayne County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from Wayne County, 1941-44. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Joe R. — Republican. Candidate in primary for Texas state house of representatives 48th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Anderson, Joel — of Alpine, San Diego County, Calif. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Anderson, John — Chancellor of New Jersey court of chancery, 1732. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John — of Ulster County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Ulster County, 1792-93. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John (1792-1853) — of Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Born in Windham, Cumberland County, Maine, July 30, 1792. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Maine state senate, 1823; U.S. Representative from Maine 2nd District, 1825-33; U.S. Attorney for Maine, 1833-37; mayor of Portland, Maine, 1833, 1842; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1837-41, 1843-48. Died in Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, August 21, 1853 (age 61 years, 22 days). Interment at Town Cemetery, Windham, Maine.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Anderson, Sir John (1852-1924) — of Singapore, Singapore. Born in Rothesay, Bute, Scotland, March, 1852. Member, Guthrie & Co., Ltd., merchants; leader of the business community in Singapore; Siam Consul-General in Singapore, 1880-1910; U.S. Vice Consul in Singapore, as of 1884; member, Straits Settlements Legislative Council, 1886-88, 1905-08; knighted in 1912; appointed Second Secretary to the British Ministry of Health, 1919. Died in Pinner, Middlesex, England, December 18, 1924 (age 72 years, 0 days). Interment at St. Martin's Church Cemetery, Ruislip, Middlesex, England.
  Relatives: Son of John Anderson (1793-1875; sea captain) and Janet (Halley) Anderson (1815-1891); married, January 16, 1901, to Winifred Ethel Dunbar-Pope (1874-1960).
  Anderson, John — of Vermont. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Vermont 2nd District, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John, Jr. — of Newcomb, Essex County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Essex County, 1900; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John — of Beckley, Raleigh County, W.Va. Postmaster at Beckley, W.Va., 1901-05. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 53, 1913-14. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Anderson, John — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Richmond County 2nd District, 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John — Communist. Candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John, Jr. (1917-2014) — of Olathe, Johnson County, Kan. Born near Olathe, Johnson County, Kan., May 8, 1917. Republican. Lawyer; Johnson County Attorney, 1947-53; member of Kansas state senate, 1953-56; Kansas state attorney general, 1956-61; appointed 1956; Governor of Kansas, 1961-65. Methodist. Member, American Bar Association. Died in Olathe, Johnson County, Kan., September 15, 2014 (age 97 years, 130 days). Interment at Old Monticello Cemetery, Shawnee, Kan.
  Relatives: Son of John Anderson (1889-1977) and Ora May (Bookout) Anderson (1893-1993); married, May 22, 1943, to Arlene Auchard (1921-2011).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Anderson, John — of Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state senate 15th District, 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  Anderson, John — Republican. Candidate for Michigan state senate 37th District, 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  Anderson, John — of Cocoa Beach, Brevard County, Fla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Anderson, John A. — of Houston County, Minn. Delegate to Minnesota state constitutional convention 8th District, 1857; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 10, 1859-60. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Anderson, John A. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 22, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Anderson, John A. — of Naugatuck, New Haven County, Conn. First selectman of Naugatuck, Connecticut, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John A. — of Barron, Barron County, Wis. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1928; member of Wisconsin state senate, 1931-38. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John A. — of Port Huron, St. Clair County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John A. — of Rockville Centre, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John Alexander (1834-1892) — also known as John A. Anderson — of Manhattan, Riley County, Kan. Born near Pigeon Creek, Washington County, Pa., June 26, 1834. Republican. U.S. Representative from Kansas, 1879-91 (1st District 1879-85, 5th District 1885-91); U.S. Diplomatic Agent to Egypt, 1891-92. Died in England, May 18, 1892 (age 57 years, 327 days). Interment at Highland Cemetery, Junction City, Kan.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary
  Anderson, John Arnold — also known as "Turp" — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 50, 1949-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Anderson, John B. (b. 1935) — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Born January 1, 1935. Mayor of Worcester, Mass., 1986; defeated, 1987, 1993. Still living as of 1993.
  Anderson, John Bayard (1922-2017) — also known as John B. Anderson — of Rockford, Winnebago County, Ill. Born in Rockford, Winnebago County, Ill., February 15, 1922. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; Winnebago County State's Attorney, 1956-60; U.S. Representative from Illinois 16th District, 1961-81; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1972; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1980; Independent candidate for President of the United States, 1980. Member, American Legion; Phi Beta Kappa. Died in Washington, D.C., December 3, 2017 (age 95 years, 291 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of E. Albin Anderson and Mabel Edna (Ring) Anderson; married, January 4, 1953, to Kiki Machakos.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
  Anderson, John C. — of Colorado. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Colorado Territory, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John Crawford (b. 1863) — also known as John C. Anderson — of Demopolis, Marengo County, Ala. Born in Greene County, Ala., August 5, 1863. Lawyer; circuit judge in Alabama, 1895-1904; associate justice of Alabama state supreme court, 1904-12. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Dr. John Crawford Anderson and Elizabeth (McAlpine) Anderson; married, February 24, 1897, to Mary Bird Martin.
  Anderson, John D. (d. 1849) — of Texas. Born in Pittsylvania County, Va. Served in the Texas Army during the Texas War of Independence; justice of Texas Republic supreme court, 1844; delegate to Texas state constitutional convention, 1845; served in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; member of Texas state house of representatives, 1847. Died in Guadalupe County, Tex., April 10, 1849. Interment a private or family graveyard, Guadalupe County, Tex.
  Anderson, John Edward (1879-1947) — of El Paso, El Paso County, Tex. Born in Rockingham County, N.C., August 25, 1879. Mayor of El Paso, Tex., 1939. Episcopalian. Member, Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen; Freemasons; Shriners; Jesters; Elks; Kiwanis. Died February 4, 1947 (age 67 years, 163 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Edward Nathan Anderson and Sallie Jane Anderson; married, November 19, 1932, to Georgia Lee Ann Sewell.
  Anderson, John F. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1866. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John F. R. — of New Jersey. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John G., Jr. — of Dickinson, Galveston County, Tex. Postmaster at Dickinson, Tex., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John G. — of Tyrone, Blair County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John H. — of Somerset County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Somerset County, 1853-54; member of New Jersey state senate from Somerset County, 1867-69. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John H. (1864-1945) — of Logan, Cache County, Utah. Born in Logan, Cache County, Utah, September 24, 1864. Mayor of Logan, Utah, 1910-11. Died June 10, 1945 (age 80 years, 259 days). Interment at Logan City Cemetery, Logan, Utah.
  Relatives: Son of Johannas Anderson and Johanna (Olsen) Anderson.
  Anderson, John H. (1905-1974) — of Tacoma, Pierce County, Wash. Born in Auburn, Cayuga County, N.Y., October 18, 1905. Building contractor; mayor of Tacoma, Wash., 1950-54, 1956-58. Member, Kappa Sigma; Elks; Moose; Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Shriners. Died in November, 1974 (age 69 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Eddy M. Anderson and Alice E. (Rawlinson) Anderson; married, June 15, 1928, to Caroline Parsons.
  Anderson, John J. — of Bergen County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Bergen County, 1873. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John J. — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Postmaster at Meriden, Conn., 1894-98; member of Connecticut Democratic State Central Committee, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John J. — of Brentwood, Williamson County, Tenn. Postmaster at Brentwood, Tenn., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John J. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 58, 1911. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Anderson, John J. — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Tax Cut candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Kent County 1st District, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Anderson, John L. — of Bernardsville, Somerset County, N.J. Postmaster at Bernardsville, N.J., 1889. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John L. — of Agana (now Hagatna), Guam. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Guam, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Anderson, John Louis — of Delaware, Delaware County, Ohio. Republican. Mayor of Delaware, Ohio, 1914-16. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John M. — of San Francisco, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Anderson, John Overall (b. 1906) — also known as John O. Anderson — of Smithville, DeKalb County, Tenn.; Silver Point, Putnam County, Tenn. Born in Silver Point, Putnam County, Tenn., March 5, 1906. Republican. Farmer; nurseryman; chair of DeKalb County Republican Party, 1940-44; candidate for Presidential Elector for Tennessee, 1944; delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1948, 1952. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Silas Francis Anderson and Maggie Lena (Eastham) Anderson; married to Lois Smith.
  Anderson, Mrs. John P. See Eugenie Moore Anderson
  Anderson, John P. — of Pennsylvania. U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Pennsylvania, 1839-41. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John Patrick — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 1st District, 1998. Member, United Auto Workers. Still living as of 1998.
  Anderson, John Quinn (1866-1937) — also known as John Q. Anderson — of Moore (now Vivian), Lyman County, S.Dak.; Chamberlain, Brule County, S.Dak. Born in La Grange, Lewis County, Mo., January 1, 1866. Republican. Stockman; member of South Dakota state house of representatives 26th District, 1901-02; member of South Dakota state senate 15th District, 1925-26. Scottish ancestry. Member, Elks; Knights of Pythias. Died February 10, 1937 (age 71 years, 40 days). Interment at Riverview Cemetery, Chamberlain, S.Dak.
  Relatives: Married, November 16, 1898, to Clara L. Willson.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Anderson, John R. — of Park Ridge, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Mayor of Park Ridge, Ill., 1925-29; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John R. — Constitution candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 19th District, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Anderson, John S. (b. 1850) — of Watauga, Corson County, S.Dak. Born in Ljunga, Sweden, April 7, 1850. Democrat. Farmer; member of South Dakota state house of representatives 57th District, 1915-16. Swedish ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John S. — of Shelbyville, Shelby County, Ind. Mayor of Shelbyville, Ind., 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
J. S. Anderson Anderson, John Samuel (1893-1972) — also known as J. S. Anderson — of University Park, Dallas County, Tex.; Euless, Tarrant County, Tex. Born in Texas, September 6, 1893. Mayor of Euless, Tex., 1961-63. Baptist. Died in Arlington, Tarrant County, Tex., April 3, 1972 (age 78 years, 210 days). Interment at Moore Memorial Gardens, Arlington, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of Samuel Barksdale Anderson (1844-1923) and Amanda Louisa (Crane) Anderson (1851-1897); married, June 15, 1923, to Mary Antoinette Daniel (1899-1988).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: City of Euless
  Anderson, John T. — of Illinois. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 24th District, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Anderson, John T. — of Meridian Township, Ingham County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for supervisor of Meridian Township, Michigan, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Anderson, John Tracy — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives, 1957-60, 1963-66 (District 42 1957-60, District 43 1963-66); member of Minnesota state senate 48th District, 1967-72. Still living as of 1972.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Anderson, John W. — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1911; candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1927, 1929; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John W. — of Massapequa Park, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Liberty candidate for mayor of Massapequa Park, N.Y., 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John W. — of Mountain View, Santa Clara County, Calif. Mayor of Mountain View, Calif., 1953-54, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, John W. — of Glenarden, Prince George's County, Md. Mayor of Glenarden, Md., 2005-07. Still living as of 2007.
  Anderson, John William (1871-1954) — also known as John W. Anderson — of Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa. Born in Buchanan County, Iowa, July 21, 1871. Democrat. Lawyer; Monona County Attorney, 1910-14; district judge in Iowa 4th District, 1915-21; justice of Iowa state supreme court, 1933-38. Disciples of Christ. Member, American Bar Association; Order of the Coif; Izaak Walton League; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Scottish Rite Masons; Shriners; Odd Fellows; Elks; Woodmen; Knights of Pythias. Died in Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa, January 29, 1954 (age 82 years, 192 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Reese Babbs Anderson and Emma Theresa (Davenport) Anderson; married, September 24, 1895, to Burdette Hopper; married, April 15, 1933, to Mary Agnes Peck.
  Anderson, John Zuinglius (1904-1981) — also known as Jack Z. Anderson; "Airplane Ears" — of San Juan Bautista, San Benito County, Calif. Born in Oakland, Alameda County, Calif., March 22, 1904. Republican. Orchardist; U.S. Representative from California 8th District, 1939-53. Protestant. Member, Freemasons; Elks; Native Sons of the Golden West. Died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, in Hollister, San Benito County, Calif., February 9, 1981 (age 76 years, 324 days). Cremated; ashes scattered.
  Relatives: Son of George Howard Anderson and Susan (Brown) Anderson; married, May 15, 1926, to Frances Giffen.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Anderson, Joseph — of Warren County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Warren County, 1873-75. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Joseph, Jr. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Puerto Rico, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Joseph See C. Joseph Anderson
  Anderson, Joseph A. — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Joseph Campbell (1830-1891) — also known as Joseph C. Anderson — of Kansas. Born in Jessamine County, Ky., 1830. Lawyer; member of Kansas territorial legislature, 1855; arrested and imprisoned during the Civil War for refusing to sign an oath of allegiance to the Union. Died in 1891 (age about 61 years). Interment at Lexington Cemetery, Lexington, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Oliver Anderson (1794-1873) and Mary (Campbell) Anderson (1797-1842); married to Dovey Blythe (1846-1914).
  Anderson County, Kan. is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Anderson, Joseph E. (1884-1941) — also known as Joe E. Anderson — of Galesburg, Knox County, Ill. Born in Wester, Gottland, Sweden, April 14, 1884. Republican. Grocer; mayor of Galesburg, Ill., 1931-41; candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 15th District, 1936. Swedish ancestry. Member, Kiwanis. Died in Galesburg, Knox County, Ill., November 28, 1941 (age 57 years, 228 days). Interment at East Linwood Cemetery, Galesburg, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of August Anderson (1851-1932) and Ann M. (Vinn) Anderson (1853-1928); married, September 30, 1908, to Agnes Marie Lundberg (1887-1973).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Anderson, Joseph Fletcher, Jr. (b. 1949) — of South Carolina. Born in Augusta, Richmond County, Ga., November 6, 1949. Lawyer; member of South Carolina state house of representatives 82nd District, 1981-82; U.S. District Judge for South Carolina, 1986-. Still living as of 2000.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Anderson, Joseph H. — of Kent County, Del. Member of Delaware state senate from Kent County 2nd District, 1909-12. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Joseph H. (b. 1871) — of Thompson, Winnebago County, Iowa. Born in Forest City, Winnebago County, Iowa, April 12, 1871. Farmer; superintendent of schools; member of Iowa state house of representatives, 1915-25; Speaker of the Iowa State House of Representatives, 1923-24. Lutheran. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Anders Anderson and Christina (Hausdaughter) Anderson; married, December 26, 1898, to Matilda Kiel.
  Anderson, Joseph H. (b. 1871) — also known as Joe H. Anderson — of Thompson, Winnebago County, Iowa. Born in Forest City, Winnebago County, Iowa, April 12, 1871. Republican. Farmer; superintendent of schools; Winnebago County District Court Clerk, 1905-13; member of Iowa state house of representatives, 1915-25; delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1932. Lutheran. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Anders Anderson and Christina (Hausdaughter) Anderson; married, December 26, 1898, to Matilda Kiel.
  Anderson, Joseph H. — of Winneconne, Winnebago County, Wis. Republican. Member of Wisconsin state assembly from Winnebago County 2nd District, 1955-58; defeated (Independent), 1958. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Joseph Halstead (1800-1870) — also known as Joseph H. Anderson — of White Plains, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in Harrison, Westchester County, N.Y., August 25, 1800. Democrat. Farmer; member of New York state assembly from Westchester County, 1833-34; Westchester County Sheriff, 1835-38; U.S. Representative from New York 7th District, 1843-47. Died in White Plains, Westchester County, N.Y., June 23, 1870 (age 69 years, 302 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Westchester County, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Anderson, Joseph Inslee (1757-1837) — also known as Joseph Anderson — of Tennessee. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., November 5, 1757. Major in Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; lawyer; justice of Southwest Territory supreme court, 1791; delegate to Tennessee state constitutional convention, 1796; U.S. Senator from Tennessee, 1797-1815; Comptroller of the U.S. Treasury, 1815-36. Member, Society of the Cincinnati. Died in Washington, D.C., April 17, 1837 (age 79 years, 163 days). Interment at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Son of William Anderson and Elizabeth (Inslee) Anderson; married 1797 to Only Patience Outlaw; father of Alexander Outlaw Anderson (1794-1869).
  Anderson County, Tenn. is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Anderson, Joseph S. — of Chanhassen, Carver County, Minn. Republican. Postmaster at Chanhassen, Minn., 1882. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Joseph S. — of Knox County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Knox County, 1891-92. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Joseph T. — of Monroe County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state senate 46th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Josiah McNair (1807-1861) — also known as Josiah M. Anderson — of Fairview, Williamson County, Tenn. Born near Pikeville, Bledsoe County, Tenn., November 29, 1807. Whig. Lawyer; member of Tennessee state house of representatives, 1833-37; member of Tennessee state senate, 1843-49; Speaker of the Tennessee State Senate, 1843-45, 1847-49; U.S. Representative from Tennessee 3rd District, 1849-51. Just after having made a secession speech, was stabbed and killed, Looneys Creek, Marion County, Tenn., November 8, 1861 (age 53 years, 344 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Sequatchie County, Tenn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Anderson, Joyce Ellen (b. 1936) — also known as Joyce Anderson; Joyce Ellen Detton — of Incline Village, Washoe County, Nev. Born in Long Island (unknown county), N.Y., February 9, 1936. Republican. Registered nurse; delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 1972. Female. Mormon. Still living as of 1973.
  Relatives: Daughter of Dean Henry Detton and Maline (Pessetto) Detton; married, August 20, 1959, to William A. Anderson.
  Anderson, Jul — of St. Louis, Mo. Farmer-Workers candidate for Missouri state attorney general, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Jule C. — of San Francisco, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Anderson, Julian B. — of Laurel, Prince George's County, Md. Mayor of Laurel, Md., 1934-36. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Juliann — of Riverside, Riverside County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.


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