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

Find all Andersons in:
 • Kuttawa Cemetery
 • Kuttawa
 • Lyon County
 • Kentucky
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Allen Latham Anderson
Birth: Mar. 18, 1837
Dayton
Montgomery County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jun. 9, 1910
Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara County
California, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. He graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point New York in 1859 and was serving in the Regular Army at the onset of the Civil War. He was advanced to Captain in the 5th United States Regular Infantry before being commissioned Colonel and commander of the 8th California Volunteer Infantry regiment. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "faithful and meritorious services". He resigned his Army commission in 1867, and became a successful civil engineer. He was the nephew of Brigadier General Robert Anderson of Fort Sumter fame, and the first cousin of Brevet General Nicholas L. Anderson(bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Charles Anderson (1814 - 1895)
  Eliza Jane Brown Anderson (1816 - 1901)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Douglas Rencher Anderson (1844 - 1934)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Louisa Anderson Wood (1870 - 1962)*
 
 Siblings:
  Allen Latham Anderson (1837 - 1910)
  Richard C Anderson (1839 - 1850)*
  Belle Anderson Skinner (1850 - 1928)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Kuttawa Cemetery
Kuttawa
Lyon County
Kentucky, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: Nov 10, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6917171
Allen Latham Anderson
Added by: erlybyrd
 
Allen Latham Anderson
Added by: Heath MacAlpine
 
Allen Latham Anderson
Added by: Art Loux
 
There are 2 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- David Wend
 Added: Mar. 18, 2014

- David Green
 Added: Jun. 9, 2013

- Crystal Lane
 Added: Apr. 30, 2013
There are 48 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (4.2 after 30 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service