US Congressman. He served in the Union Army during the Civil War, first as Colonel and commander of the Pike County Missouri Home Guards, then as Colonel and commander of the 49th Enrolled Missouri Militia. He was elected to represent Missouri's 9th Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1865 to 1869.
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Judge George ANDERSON, who died a few days ago at Rhea Springs, Tenn., his birthplace, at the age of 70, was an early day celebrity in Pike county, in this state (MO). He espoused the Union cause at the outbreak of the war, becoming Colonel of a Missouri ...(Read more) -Anonymous Added: Apr. 26, 2016