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Isaac Anderson
Birth: Nov. 22, 1760
Charlestown
Chester County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 27, 1838
Valley Forge
Chester County
Pennsylvania, USA

US Congressman. During the Revolutionary War, he served as a carrier of dispatches for General George Washington at Valley Forge. He was commissioned a First Lieutenant in the Fifth Battalion of the Pennsylvania Militia in 1779 and was a member of the State House of Representatives in 1801. In 1803, he was elected as a Republican to the Eighth and Ninth Congresses, serving until 1807. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he engaged in agricultural pursuits and sawmilling on his plantation "Anderson Place," until his death. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Patrick Anderson (1719 - 1793)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Lane Anderson (1762 - 1847)*
 
 Children:
  Sarah Anderson Pennypacker (1784 - 1853)*
  Joseph Everett Anderson (1800 - 1858)*
  Ellen Anderson Millward (1824 - 1895)*
 
 Siblings:
  Julius Anderson (1750 - 1822)*
  Isaac Anderson (1760 - 1838)
  Asenath Anderson Quay (1776 - 1854)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
In memory of Isaac Anderson, Esq., who departed this life Oct. 27th, AD 1838. Aged 78 years. "This day a great man and a Patriarch hath fallen. Whare I am there shall also my Servant be."
 
Burial:
Anderson Family Burying Ground
Valley Forge
Chester County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
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Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Jan 31, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24296094
Isaac Anderson
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