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 led Capt. Linnaeus B. Anderson's Company, Virginia Local Defense Troops.
Edmonia Thomasia Trevillian Anderson (1826 - 1910)*
Sarah Churchill Anderson Peyton Hawpe (1860 - 1941)*
Created by: George Seitz
Record added: Nov 07, 2002
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