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John Anderson
Birth: Jul. 30, 1792
Cumberland County
Maine, USA
Death: Aug. 21, 1853
Cumberland County
Maine, USA

U.S. Congressman. He graduated from Bowdoin College, in 1813, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1816 and commenced to practice law in Portland, Maine. He was a member of the Maine State Senate in 1823. In 1825, he was elected as a Jacksonian to the Nineteenth, Twentieth, Twenty-first and Twenty-second Congresses, serving until 1833. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he was Mayor of Portland, Maine, (1833-36), United States Attorney for the district of Maine, (1833-36) and collector of customs for the Port of Portland, (1837-41, 43-48). He then resumed the practice of law, until his death at age 61. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Windham Town Cemetery
Windham Center
Cumberland County
Maine, USA
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Record added: Aug 21, 2002
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John Anderson
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
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