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Captain Thomas James Anderson

Male 1835 - 1865  (29 years)


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  • Name Captain Thomas James Anderson  [1
    Prefix Captain 
    Born 20 Sep 1835  Marion, Marion, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1840  Marion, Marion, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [2

    • John Anderson: Males: 2 under 5, 1 - 10 to 15, 1 - 30 to 40. Females: 1 under 5, 1 - 5 to 10, 1- 30 to 40.
    Census 1850  Marion, Marion, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [3

    • John Anderson, 47, farmer, real estate $2000, born in Virginia. Francis M. Anderson, 20, born in Ohio. Thos J. Anderson, 14, born in Ohio. Susan R. Anderson 12, born in Ohio. John M. Anderson, 10, born in Ohio. Levi Anderson, 8, born in Ohio. Nancy E. Anderson, 5, born in Ohio. Margaret Anderson, 3, born in Ohio. Mary M. Anderson, 4 mos, born in Ohio. Mary Ann Busby, 18, born in Ohio.
    _UID 4377FACCE2874D8E82E69DEDAC75F5B37FEB 
    Died 2 Jan 1865  Marion, Marion, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Captain Thomas J. Anderson, Jr., son of John, and a nephew of Judge Thomas J. Anderson, was born on his father's farm less than two miles east of Marion, September 20, 1835, and died on the same place January 2, 1865. He was captain of Co. E. 12th Reg. Ind. Vol. Inf., and served for over three years in the war, and till his health gave way. He was one of the 110 men selected by Gen. Sherman to enter and do special duty in Mississippi. He was a brave soldier, and on all occasions truthful and upright. He was faithful among the faithless. As a boy and as a man he was true and reliable; hence he enjoyed the confidence and respect of all who knew him. Sorrow and tears marked his untimely fate.
    Notes 
    • Thomas was the Captain of Company E, Twelfth Regiment Indiana Volunteer Infantry, serving in the late war more than three years. He was one of 110 men selected to enter and do special duty in Mississippi.
    Person ID I24785234  7_families
    Last Modified 13 Oct 2007 

    Father John Anderson,   b. 4 Mar 1803, Anderson's Bottom, Hampshire, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1888, , Marion, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Martha Roult,   b. 1809, , , Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1847, Marion, Marion, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years) 
    Married 20 Jan 1829  , Hocking, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F7986291  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S529903] Letter - John Anderson to James H. Anderson - 26 Oct 1886, John Anderson, (26 Oct 1886), http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?o..

    2. [S530820] Ohio, Marion, Marion - 1840 - Federal Census, Ohio, Marion, Marion, (www.ancestry.com).

    3. [S529965] Ohio, Marion, Marion - 1850 - Federal Census, Ohio, Marion, Marion, (www.ancestry.com), Thomas J. Anderson, 14, born in Ohio (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S531281] Life and Letters of Judge Thomas J. Anderson, James H. (James House) Anderson, (Salt Lake City : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1973. Film #940397 Item 4), Film #940397 Item 4., 435, 436 (Reliability: 3).