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Austin B. Anderson
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Birth: Oct. 15, 1865
St. Joseph County
Michigan, USA
Death: Sep. 1, 1946
Sullivan County
New York, USA

A.B. Anderson, Welfare Chief, Is Dead at 80
Burlingham Man was Past Master of Sullivan Pomona Grange

BURLINGHAM - Austin B. Anderson, welfare commissioner of the Town of Mamakating for the past fourteen years, died Sunday at his home here after a long illness. Mr. Anderson would have been eighty-one October fifteenth.

Mr. Anderson, a resident of Burlingham many years, was well known in Grange circles. He was a past master of Bloomingburg Grange and Sullivan County Pomona Grange. He was a member of the Shawangunk Valley Memorial Association.

Mr. Anderson was born in Mendon, Mich., October fifteenth, 1865, a son of Mr. and Mrs. William Anderson.

He leaves two daughters, Mrs. Zana Finnegan and Mrs. Helen McCutcheon, both at home; two brothers, Charles W. Anderson of Chicago and Leroy C. Anderson of Vandalia, Ohio, and two sisters, Mrs. Eda Phillips of Northville, Mich., and Mrs. Hugh Smith of Denver, Colo.

Funeral services will be held tomorrow at 2:30 p.m. at the residence here, with the Rev. Rightson Watson of Bloomingburg officiating. There will also be Grange rites.

Interment will be in Bloomingburg Cemetery.

Friends may call at the residence tonight between seven and nine o'clock.
--Middletown (NY) Times Herald, Tuesday, September 3, 1946, page 6

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BLOOMINGBURG - Funeral services for Austin B. Anderson were held at his home in Burlingham Wednesday afternoon, with the Rev. Rightson Watson of the Bloomingburg Methodist Church officiating. Pallbearers were David Piggott, Clarence Newhouse, Eugene O'Gorman, William Bronner, George Hamilton, Jr., and J. Blake Winter. Burial was in Bloomingburg Cemetery.
--Middletown (NY) Times Herald, Friday, September 6, 1946, page 7

Gravestone photo courtesy of Jo E.
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  Edena M. Sherriff Anderson (1866 - 1944)
  Zana A. Finnegan (1892 - 1988)*
*Calculated relationship
Austin B.
Bloomingburg Rural Cemetery
Orange County
New York, USA
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Record added: Mar 14, 2010
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Austin B. Anderson
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