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Sydney Anderson
Birth: Sep. 18, 1881
Zumbrota
Goodhue County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Oct. 8, 1948
Minneapolis
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA

U.S. Congressman. During the Spanish-American War, he served as a Private in Company D, 14th Regiment, Minnesota Volunteer Infantry, U.S. Army. After the war, he graduated from the University of Minnesota, studied law; was admitted to the bar in 1903 and commenced practice in Minneapolis, Minnesota. In 1911, he was elected as a Republican to the Sixty-second Congress and to the next six succeeding Congresses, serving until 1925. Declining to be a candidate for reelection, he was president of the Millers’ National Federation, (1925-29), member of the board of directors for General Mills Incorporated and president of the Transportation Association of America, from 1943, until his death at age 67. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Florence Belle Douglas Anderson (1877 - 1950)*
 
 Children:
  Derrice Ernestine Anderson Friswold-Mikkelson (1909 - 1987)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lakewood Cemetery
Minneapolis
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Mar 19, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7275575
Sydney Anderson
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
Sydney Anderson
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Sydney Anderson
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- Doll
 Added: Sep. 18, 2010

- Melissa Bell
 Added: Sep. 18, 2010
Thanks for your service!RIP sir!!!!!
- karl anglin
 Added: Oct. 8, 2009
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