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Anderson family, a prominent Catholic family of Ohio and Kentucky, descendants of Richard Clough Anderson (1750-1826), a Revolutionary soldier and surveyor general of Western Virginia.

Larz Anderson (1803-1878), Director of the Citizens' National Bank in Cincinnati, Ohio, known for involvement in various charities.

Robert Anderson (1805-1871), Union officer, in command of the defense of Fort Sumter in 1861.

Charles Anderson (1814-1895), lawyer, Civil War soldier, Governor of Ohio in 1865 - 1866.

William Marshall Anderson (1807-1881), lawyer, archeologist, and adventurer. In 1834, in order to regain his health, he joined the William L. Sublett fur-trading party on a trip to the Far West. In 1865-1866, Anderson undertook an attempt to establish a Confederate colony in Mexico. Having escaped from Mexico, he returned to Ohio where he lived until his death in 1881.

Thomas McArthur Anderson (1836-1917), son of W. Marshall Anderson and Eliza McArthur. After the war he stayed in the Army and rose to the rank of Brigadier General in the Spanish-American War. Robert Marshall Anderson, son of W. Marshall Anderson and Ellen Columba Ryan Anderson, was a civil engineer, a professor at Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, N.J., and vice-president of a New York engineering firm.

From the description of Anderson family papers, 1810-1948. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 122564575

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creatorOf Anderson family. Anderson family papers, 1810-1948. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
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correspondedWith Anderson, Charles, 1814-1895 person
correspondedWith Anderson, Ellen Columba Ryan person
correspondedWith Anderson, Larz, 1803-1878 person
correspondedWith Anderson, Robert, 1805-1871 person
correspondedWith Anderson, Robert Marshall, 1862-1939 person
associatedWith Anderson, Thomas McArthur, 1836-1917. person
associatedWith Anderson, William Marshall, 1807-1881 person
associatedWith Catholic Church. Archdiocese of Cincinnati corporateBody
correspondedWith Clarke, Powhatan Henry, 1862-1893 person
correspondedWith Draper, Lyman Copeland, 1815-1893 person
correspondedWith Early, Jubal Anderson, 1816-1894 person
correspondedWith Ellison, Robert Spurrier person
associatedWith Girty, Simon, 1741-1818. person
correspondedWith Juncker, Henry Damian, 1810-1868 person
associatedWith Keefe, Charles C. person
associatedWith Kossuth, Lajos, 1802-1894. person
associatedWith McArthur, Duncan, 1772-1839. person
associatedWith Peet, Edward D. person
correspondedWith Piatt, Donn, 1819-1892 person
correspondedWith Purcell, John Baptist, 1800-1883 person
associatedWith Rogers, George, 1741-1835. person
associatedWith Stevens Institute (Hoboken, N.J.) corporateBody
associatedWith Sublette, William Lewis. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Mississippi
United States
Ohio
Mexico
Fort Bridger (Wyo.)
Fort Laramie (Wyo.)
Kentucky
Subject
Excavations (Archaeology)--19th century
Mounds
Catholics--Archives
Engineering
Fur traders
Reconstruction
Real property
Indians of North America--Antiquities
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Active 1810

Active 1948

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