Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Andersons in:
 • Sidney Cemetery
 • Sidney
 • Fremont County
 • Iowa
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Albert R. Anderson
Birth: Nov. 8, 1837
Allen County
Ohio, USA
Death: Nov. 17, 1898
Hot Springs
Fall River County
South Dakota, USA

US Congressman. At the outbreak of the Civil War he had a law practice and was postmaster of Clarinda, Iowa. He enlisted in the Union Army as a private in Company K, Fourth Regiment, Iowa Volunteer Infantry and rose through the ranks to Lieutenant Colonel. After the war, he resumed the practice of law, was an assessor of internal revenue 1868 to 1871, delegate to the Republican National Convention at Philadelphia in 1872, district attorney 1876 to 1880 and State railroad commissioner in 1881. He was elected as an Independent Republican to the Fiftieth Congress serving from 1887 to 1889. Unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he moved to Hot Springs, South Dakoda, served as mayor in 1895 and 1896, was elected State attorney in 1898 and died while in office.  (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Sidney Cemetery
Sidney
Fremont County
Iowa, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Sep 12, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15707464
Albert R. Anderson
Added by: Norman Dagen
 
Albert R. Anderson
Added by: kweaver
 
Albert R. Anderson
Added by: kweaver
 
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Thank You Sir !
- patsy ettleman
 Added: Jan. 31, 2014
happy birthday
- peggy
 Added: Nov. 8, 2012
Thank you sir!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
- karl anglin
 Added: Aug. 24, 2011
There are 17 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (3.7 after 11 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service