Son of Dr. Thomas Bates Anderson and Harriet Anderson. He graduated from Hampden-Sydney College and from the Medical College of Virginia in 1844. He married Edmonia Thomasia Trevillian on 4 Feb 1846. He bought a tract of land near Hewlett and named it Elon. He built a home there and also gave land for Elon Baptist Church and the nearby school. The home, Elon, has stood empty for years.
He served Captain Anderson's Company; Hanover county Local Defense Troops.
Sarah Churchill Anderson Peyton Hawpe (1860 - 1941)*
Created by: George Seitz
Record added: Nov 07, 2002
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