Elmwood Cemetery 1764 Biographical Sketches:
Robert Anderson was a son of Col. Nat Anderson. He served during the Mexican War. He inherited every admirable quality of his father, began to practice law in Memphis in 1848, and in 1852 became a citizen of California. He was there a prominent party leader, and was chosen Lieut. Governor of the State. He returned to Memphis in 1867, and died on his plantation in Arkansas in 1872, in the forty-eighth year of his age. He is buried near his father and two brothers Lieut. Edward M Anderson and Julius C. Anderson.
His mother was Mildred Cobb Moon who was born in Albemarle Virginia and was a sister to Jacob N. Moon.
Nathaniel Anderson (1796 - 1867)
Julius C. Anderson*
Robert Moon Anderson (____ - 1872)
Nelson Anderson (1831 - 1858)*
Isaac Moon Anderson (1843 - 1872)*
Created by: Mary & Kent
Record added: Nov 30, 2012
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