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Lingan B. Anderson
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Birth: Oct., 1825
Prince George's County
Maryland, USA
Death: Aug. 30, 1920
District Of Columbia, USA

Lingan B. Anderson, Metropolitan Police Department, Washington, DC, served since the inception of the department in 1861, was assigned badge #1.

Mr. Anderson was born in Prince George's County, Maryland., and came to this city when a small boy. He had lived here ever since. He was retired from the police department at the age of eighty-two. He was a member of Union Lodge, No. 11,
Independent Order of Odd Fellows, for sixty-five years. He attended the Methodist Church in Anacostia, D.C.

Surviving him are three sons, Ligman, Samuel and Harry Anderson, and four daughters, Miss Constantia Anderson, Miss Annie Anderson, Mrs. Laura Proctor and Mrs. Nellie Butler.
Funeral services were held this afternoon at his residence. Interment was in Congressional Cemetery. 
Family links: 
  Susan Matilda Griffith Anderson (1827 - 1875)
  Ellen Elizabeth Anderson Butler (____ - 1947)*
  Constantia Anderson (____ - 1945)*
  Samuel Anderson (____ - 1928)*
  Leonard L. Anderson (1867 - 1901)*
*Calculated relationship
Congressional Cemetery
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: R 36 /167
Created by: John Rentz
Record added: Sep 01, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41452382
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Lingan B. Anderson
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- John Rentz
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