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

  Anderson, U. G. — of Russell Springs, Russell County, Ky. Republican. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives 39th District, 1930-31. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Verna — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Anderson, Verna J. — Republican. Presidential Elector for Minnesota, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Anderson, Verner — of Brainerd, Crow Wing County, Minn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Verner F. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 53, 1949-52. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Anderson, Vernon — of Naugatuck, New Haven County, Conn. First selectman of Naugatuck, Connecticut, 1949. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Vernon C. (1908-1985) — of Hammond, Lake County, Ind. Born in Valparaiso, Porter County, Ind., March 27, 1908. Republican. Mayor of Hammond, Ind., 1948-56; delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1952. Baptist. Died September 28, 1985 (age 77 years, 185 days). Interment at Elmwood Cemetery, Hammond, Ind.
  Anderson, Vernon O. — of Galt, Grundy County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Grundy County, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Anderson, Victor Emanuel (b. 1883) — also known as Victor E. Anderson — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn. Born in Wheaton, Traverse County, Minn., May 27, 1883. Democrat. Lawyer; Traverse County Attorney, 1909-13; U.S. Attorney for Minnesota, 1937-48. Lutheran. Member, Farm Bureau; American Bar Association; Federal Bar Association; Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Ole Anderson and Mary Sophia (Johnson) Anderson; married, July 28, 1909, to Annie Marie Hass.
Victor E. Anderson Anderson, Victor Emanuel (1902-1962) — also known as Victor E. Anderson — of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb. Born in Havelock, Lancaster County, Neb., March 30, 1902. Republican. Hardware business; member of Nebraska unicameral legislature, 1949-50; mayor of Lincoln, Neb., 1950-53; Governor of Nebraska, 1955-59; delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1960. Methodist. Member, Sigma Phi Epsilon; Freemasons; Elks; Odd Fellows; Moose. Died in Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb., August 15, 1962 (age 60 years, 138 days). Interment at Wyuka Cemetery, Lincoln, Neb.
  Relatives: Son of Ernest F. Anderson and Marie (Larson) Anderson; married, December 27, 1941, to Betty May.
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Image source: City of Lincoln
  Anderson, Virgil V., Jr. — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Greene County 3rd District; elected 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Virginia Light — also known as Virginia L. Anderson — of Nassau County, N.Y. Liberal. Candidate for New York state senate 3rd District, 1948, 1950. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, W. A. — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Albany County 2nd District, 1917, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, W. A. (b. 1882) — of Letcher, Sanborn County, S.Dak. Born April 20, 1882. Republican. Member of South Dakota state senate 12th District, 1929-30. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, W. B. — of Hopkins, Hennepin County, Minn. Postmaster at Hopkins, Minn., 1901-07. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, W. B. — of Velpen, Pike County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, W. C. — U.S. Consular Agent in Seville, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, W. E. — of Pensacola, Escambia County, Fla. Mayor of Pensacola, Fla., 1893-95, 1895-97. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, W. H. — of Barnesville, Belmont County, Ohio. Postmaster at Barnesville, Ohio, 1891. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, W. J. — of Yuma, Yuma County, Ariz. Mayor of Yuma, Ariz., 1952-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, W. Marshall See William Marshall Anderson
  Anderson, W. N. — of San Rafael, Marin County, Calif. Postmaster at San Rafael, Calif., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, W. N. 'Bill' See William N. Anderson, Jr.
  Anderson, W. S. — of Virginia, St. Louis County, Minn. Mayor of Virginia, Minn., 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, W. Stratton, Jr. — of Carlinville, Macoupin County, Ill. U.S. Vice Consul in Le Havre, 1938; Johannesburg, 1939-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, W. T. See William Thomas Anderson
  Anderson, W. T. — of Leslie, Sumter County, Ga. Member of Georgia state board of education 3rd District, 1947-48. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, W. Wallace — of Powell, Park County, Wyo. Republican. Member of Wyoming state house of representatives, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Walker (1801-1857) — of Pensacola, Escambia County, Fla. Born in Petersburg, Va., 1801. Lawyer; member of Florida territorial House of Representatives, 1830; member of Florida territorial senate, 1830; delegate to Florida state constitutional convention from Escambia County, 1838-39; U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Florida, 1841-42; justice of Florida state supreme court, 1851-53. Died January 18, 1857 (age about 55 years). Interment at St. John's Cemetery, Pensacola, Fla.
  Relatives: Father-in-law of Augustus Emmet Maxwell; grandfather of Evelyn C. Maxwell (1862?-?).
  Political family: Maxwell family of Pensacola, Florida.
  Anderson, Wallace See W. Wallace Anderson
  Anderson, Wallace O. — of Sullivan, Franklin County, Mo. Mayor of Sullivan, Mo., 1977-79. Still living as of 1979.
  Anderson, Walter — of Danielson, Killingly, Windham County, Conn. Warden (borough president) of Danielson, Connecticut, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Walter — of Michigan. Prohibition candidate for Michigan state senate 32nd District, 1944, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Walter Lincoln (1868-1959) — also known as Walter L. Anderson — of Sidney, Fremont County, Iowa; Hot Springs, Fall River County, S.Dak.; Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb. Born in Sidney, Fremont County, Iowa, February 19, 1868. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1916; delegate to Nebraska state constitutional convention, 1919-20; member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1921-22; Speaker of the Nebraska State House of Representatives, 1922; candidate for U.S. Representative from Nebraska 1st District, 1922. Member, Beta Theta Pi; United Spanish War Veterans; American Legion; Forty and Eight; Kiwanis; Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Knights Templar; Elks. Died in 1959 (age about 91 years). Interment at Wyuka Cemetery, Lincoln, Neb.
  Relatives: Son of Albert Raney Anderson (1837-1898) and Sarah Jane (Woods) Anderson; married, October 29, 1902, to Helen Marie Nance.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Anderson, Walter M. — of Greenwich, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Greenwich, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Walter M. — of Spokane, Spokane County, Wash. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1928 (member, Committee to Notify Vice-Presidential Nominee), 1940 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Walther A. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 63, 1913-14. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Anderson, Warren E. — of Pensacola, Escambia County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Warren Mattice (1915-2007) — also known as Warren M. Anderson — of Binghamton, Broome County, N.Y. Born in Bainbridge, Chenango County, N.Y., October 16, 1915. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War II; member of New York state senate, 1953-88 (45th District 1953-54, 47th District 1955-65, 55th District 1966, 47th District 1967-82, 51st District 1983-88); delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1972, 1976, 1980; Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1985-86. Presbyterian. Member, American Legion; American Bar Association; Alpha Tau Omega; Sons of the American Revolution. Died, in Wilson Memorial Regional Medical Center, Johnson City, Broome County, N.Y., June 1, 2007 (age 91 years, 228 days). Interment at Chenango Valley Cemetery, Binghamton, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Edna (Mattice) Anderson and Floyd E. Anderson (1891-1976); married, June 28, 1941, to Eleanor C. Sanford (died 1996).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Anderson, Wayne H. — of Albany, Linn County, Ore. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Oregon, 1992; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 1996, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Anderson, Wendell A. — U.S. Consul General in Montreal, 1885-89, 1893-97. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Wendell Richard (1933-2016) — also known as Wendell R. Anderson — of St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn.; Wayzata, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn., February 1, 1933. Democrat. Member of the U.S. hockey team which won a silver medal at the 1956 Winter Olympics; lawyer; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 37, 1959-62; member of Minnesota state senate, 1963-70 (49th District 1963-66, 44th District 1967-70); alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1964; Governor of Minnesota, 1971-76; U.S. Senator from Minnesota, 1976-78; defeated (Democratic-Farmer-Labor), 1978. Protestant. Died, from Alzheimer's disease, in a hospice at St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn., July 17, 2016 (age 83 years, 167 days). His body was donated to the University of Minnesota for medical research.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Minnesota Legislator record
  Anderson, Wendy — of Commerce, Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Anderson, Whitney T. — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Honolulu, Hawaii, 1992, 1994; member of Hawaii state senate, 1994-2001; candidate for U.S. Representative from Hawaii 2nd District, 2002, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Relatives: Brother of Dominis G. Anderson (1930-).
  Anderson, Wilbur E. — of Albany County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Albany County 1st District, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William (1762-1829) — of Chester, Delaware County, Pa. Born in Accomack County, Va., December, 1762. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; lawyer; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1809-15, 1817-19 (1st District 1809-13, 2nd District 1813-15, 1st District 1817-19); county judge in Pennsylvania, 1826-29. Died in Chester, Delaware County, Pa., December 16, 1829 (age about 66 years). Interment at Old St. Paul's Cemetery, Chester, Pa.
  Relatives: Married to Elizabeth Dixon.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Anderson, William (1838-1927) — of Washburn (now part of Eden Prairie), Hennepin County, Minn. Born in County Cavan, Ireland, 1838. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 29, 1883-84. Died in Minnetonka, Hennepin County, Minn., January 21, 1927 (age about 88 years). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis, Minn.
  Relatives: Married, April 28, 1858, to Rachel Mitchell (1836-1911).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
  Anderson, William — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 11th District, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William — of Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 1st District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William — of Bastrop, Bastrop County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1916, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William — of Pennsylvania. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 27th District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William (1888-1975) — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn., October 25, 1888. Political scientist; university professor; member, Commission on Intergovernmental Relations, 1953-55. Member, American Political Science Association; American Society for Public Administration; American Association of University Professors; Phi Beta Kappa. Died in May, 1975 (age 86 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Edward Anderson and Maren (Olausen) Anderson; married, December 28, 1915, to Morgia DeLaittre Mansur.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Anderson, Mrs. William — of Harrisonville, Cass County, Mo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 16th District, 1986. Still living as of 1986.
  Anderson, William A. (b. 1843) — of Newaygo County, Mich. Born in 1843. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Newaygo County, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William A. — Democrat. Delegate to Virginia state constitutional convention from Rockbridge County & Buena Vista city, 1901-02. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William A. (1873-1954) — of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Adams County, Wis., October 19, 1873. Lawyer; mayor of Minneapolis, Minn., 1931-33; candidate for justice of Minnesota state supreme court, 1934; municipal judge in Minnesota, 1936-43; district judge in Minnesota, 1944. Methodist. Member, American Bar Association; Modern Woodmen; Sons of Norway; Foresters. Died December 12, 1954 (age 81 years, 54 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Daniel Anderson and Cynthia E. (Harrison) Anderson; married, November 25, 1897, to Myra Blackmun.
  Anderson, William A. — of Danbury, Fairfield County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Danbury, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William A. — of Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, S.Dak. Democrat. Candidate in primary for South Dakota state house of representatives 14th District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Anderson, William B. — Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 16th District, 1845-47. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William B. — of West Branch, Cedar County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William Black (1830-1901) — also known as William B. Anderson — of Illinois. Born in Mt. Vernon, Jefferson County, Ill., April 2, 1830. Member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1856-58; general in the Union Army during the Civil War; delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 5th District, 1869-70; member of Illinois state senate 3rd District, 1871-73; U.S. Representative from Illinois 19th District, 1875-77. Died in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., August 28, 1901 (age 71 years, 148 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Mt. Vernon, Ill.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Anderson, William Brown (1861-1940) — also known as William B. Anderson; "Tall Pine of Minnesota" — of Winona, Winona County, Minn.; Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minn. Born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., August 4, 1861. Republican. Lawyer; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 2, 1901-02, 1905-06; candidate for justice of Minnesota state supreme court, 1916; member of Minnesota state senate 33rd District, 1927-40; died in office 1940. Scotch-Irish ancestry. Member, Sigma Chi; Ancient Order of United Workmen. Died in Hennepin County, Minn., September 26, 1940 (age 79 years, 53 days). Interment at Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis, Minn.
  Relatives: Married to Louise Man (1866-1930).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record
  Anderson, William Clayton (1826-1861) — also known as William C. Anderson — of Danville, Boyle County, Ky. Born in Lancaster, Garrard County, Ky., December 26, 1826. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1851-53, 1861; died in office 1861; Presidential Elector for Kentucky, 1856; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 4th District, 1859-61; defeated, 1857. Died in Frankfort, Franklin County, Ky., December 23, 1861 (age 34 years, 362 days). Interment at Bell View Cemetery, Danville, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Simeon H. Anderson (1802-1840); nephew of Albert Gallatin Talbott.
  Political family: Anderson family of Lancaster and Danville, Kentucky.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Anderson, William Coleman (1853-1902) — also known as William C. Anderson — of Newport, Cocke County, Tenn. Born in Tusculum, Greene County, Tenn., July 10, 1853. Republican. Member of Tennessee state house of representatives, 1881-83; U.S. Representative from Tennessee 1st District, 1895-97; defeated, 1896. Died, from typhoid fever, in Newport, Cocke County, Tenn., September 8, 1902 (age 49 years, 60 days). Interment at Union Cemetery, Newport, Tenn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Anderson, William D. — of Pendleton County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Pendleton County, 1939-40. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William D. — of Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan. Mayor of Wichita, Kan., 1968-69. Still living as of 1969.
  Anderson, William de la Roche — of Somerset County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Somerset County, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William Dozier (1862-1952) — also known as William D. Anderson — of Tupelo, Lee County, Miss. Born in Pontotoc County, Miss., July 20, 1862. Lawyer; Lee County Attorney; member of Mississippi state house of representatives, 1890; member of Mississippi state senate, 1890; justice of Mississippi state supreme court, 1910; appointed 1910. Presbyterian. Member, American Bar Association. Died January 6, 1952 (age 89 years, 170 days). Interment at Glenwood Cemetery, Tupelo, Miss.
  Relatives: Son of Charles W. Anderson and Mary (Dozier) Anderson; married, January 27, 1886, to Lena B. Clayton.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Anderson, William E. — of Logan County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates 16th District; elected 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Anderson, William E. — of Brighton Township, Livingston County, Mich. Republican. Supervisor of Brighton Township, Michigan; elected 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Anderson, William E. P. — of Carlinville, Macoupin County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1916, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William Edward — of Morrisville, Bucks County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Morrisville, Pa., 1953-74 (acting, 1953-54). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William F. — of California. Member of California state assembly 11th District, 1877-80. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William F. — Republican. Candidate for Wisconsin state senate 24th District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William Franklin (1860-1944) — also known as William F. Anderson — of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn.; Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio; Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; Winter Park, Orange County, Fla. Born near Morgantown, Monongalia County, Va. (now W.Va.), April 22, 1860. Republican. Minister; Methodist bishop of Chattanooga, Tenn., 1908-12, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1912-24, and Boston, Mass., 1924-32; offered prayer, Republican National Convention, 1924 ; acting president, Boston University, 1925-26. Methodist. Member, Delta Tau Delta; Phi Beta Kappa; Freemasons. Died in Buzzards Bay, Bourne, Barnstable County, Mass., July 22, 1944 (age 84 years, 91 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Anderson and Elizabeth (Coombs) Anderson; married, June 9, 1887, to Jennie Lulah Ketcham.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Anderson, William G. — of Norfolk, Va. Democrat. Postmaster at Norfolk, Va., 1897-98. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Mrs. William G. F. — of Newport, Newport County, R.I. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1940 (member, Committee to Notify Vice-Presidential Nominee). Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William H. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William H. — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William H. — of Elkhart, Elkhart County, Ind. Republican. Postmaster at Elkhart, Ind., 1898-1906. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William H. — of Manila, Philippines. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Philippine Islands, 1916, 1924, 1928, 1932, 1936, 1940 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Mrs. William H. — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William H. — also known as Hal Anderson — of Knox City, Knox County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Knox County Democratic Party, 1943. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William J. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Member of Illinois Republican State Central Committee, 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William John — of Shoreham, Addison County, Vt. Member of Vermont state house of representatives, 1945. African ancestry. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William Kyle (b. 1847) — also known as William K. Anderson — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born near Owensboro, Daviess County, Ky., March 24, 1847. Republican. U.S. Consul in Hanover, 1897-98. Presbyterian. Scotch-Irish and English ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, January 26, 1877, to Cornelia M. Cook.
  Anderson, William L. — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William L. — of Moscow, Latah County, Idaho. Merchant; mayor of Moscow, Idaho, 1950, 1953. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William Marshall (1807-1881) — also known as W. Marshall Anderson — of Chillicothe, Ross County, Ohio; Circleville, Pickaway County, Ohio. Born in Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky., January 24, 1807. Lawyer; explorer; surveyor; candidate for Congress from Ohio. Catholic. Died in Ohio, January 7, 1881 (age 73 years, 349 days). Interment at Oak Dale Cemetery, Urbana, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son-in-law of Duncan McArthur (1772-1839); son of Richard Anderson and Sarah (Marshall) Anderson; brother of Charles Anderson; granduncle of Larz Anderson; first cousin once removed of John Marshall.
  Political family: Anderson-Marshall family of Ohio and West Virginia (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Anderson, William N., Jr. (1923-1992) — also known as W. N. 'Bill' Anderson, Jr. — of Logan, Logan County, W.Va. Born in Newhall, McDowell County, W.Va., February 2, 1923. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; wholesale merchant; vending machine business; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Logan County, 1963-68; resigned 1968. Protestant. Member, Elks; Moose; Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion. Died December 3, 1992 (age 69 years, 305 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William N. Anderson and Grace (Perry) Anderson; married, March 28, 1948, to Hallena White.
  Anderson, William Otto (1920-1964) — also known as William O. Anderson — of Shelbyville, Shelby County, Ind. Born in Shelbyville, Shelby County, Ind., August 21, 1920. U.S. Naval Reserve Intelligence Officer, 1943; U.S. Vice Consul in Cape Town, 1945-48; U.S. Consul in Singapore, 1954-56. Methodist. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Died, following a myocardial infarction, in Suburban Hospital, Bethesda, Montgomery County, Md., January 1, 1964 (age 43 years, 133 days). Interment at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Son of Bertie Anderson (1895-1945) and Gertie Bernice (Bennett) Anderson (1898-1988); married, August 29, 1942, to Annie Vergene Marguerite Owens (born 1919).
  Anderson, William P. — of Tennessee. U.S. Attorney for Tennessee, 1798-1802. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William P. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from Erie County 4th District, 1927. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William Robert (1921-2007) — also known as William R. Anderson — of Waverly, Humphreys County, Tenn.; Leesburg, Loudoun County, Va. Born in Bakerville, Humphreys County, Tenn., June 17, 1921. Independent candidate for Governor of Tennessee, 1962; U.S. Representative from Tennessee 6th District, 1965-73. Protestant. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Amvets. Commanded the U.S.S. Nautilus on the first under-ice crossing of the North Pole, 1958. Died in Leesburg, Loudoun County, Va., February 25, 2007 (age 85 years, 253 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Son of David Hensley Anderson and Mary (McKelvey) Anderson; married, June 10, 1943, to Yvonne Etzel (divorced).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Anderson, William Roy — of Cleburne, Johnson County, Tex. Mayor of Cleburne, Tex., 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, William Sterling — of Spartanburg County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state house of representatives 34th District, 1981-82. Still living as of 1982.
  Anderson, William T. (b. 1946) — of Michigan. Born in 1946. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 5th District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Anderson, William Thomas (b. 1871) — also known as W. T. Anderson — of Macon, Bibb County, Ga. Born in Hayneville, Houston County, Ga., August 21, 1871. Democrat. Newspaper publisher; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1916. Member, Knights of Pythias; Elks; Rotary. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Christopher Cohen Anderson and Laura (Tooke) Anderson; married to Elizabeth Griswold.
  Anderson, Willie — of Juneau, Alaska. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alaska, 2000, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Anderson, Wilson (1906-1983) — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Born in Welch, McDowell County, W.Va., August 25, 1906. Republican. Lawyer; member of West Virginia state senate 8th District, 1957-60; defeated, 1954, 1960; treasurer of West Virginia Republican Party, 1967. Methodist. Member, Beta Theta Pi; Phi Delta Phi; American Bar Association; Kiwanis. Died in February, 1983 (age 76 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Z. F. — Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for South Dakota, 1928, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Anderson, Zella — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Philippine Islands, 1936, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


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