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Pvt Theodore Anderson
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Birth: unknown
Death: Aug. 28, 1864

Anderson, Theodore Private
NEW JERSEY
CO. E 2d Cav
D. Aug. 28, 1864

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In 1856 in Springfield, Illinois, Theodore's uncle was murdered and Theodore and his Aunt were charged. It was quite the story--with the newspaper covering the trial word for word. Lincoln and Herndon took the case on behalf of Theodore and Jane and both were aquitted.
My son is related to Theodore on his father's side. Theodore was my son's great-grandmother's uncle. 
 
Burial:
Andersonville National Cemetery
Andersonville National Historic Site
Macon County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Grave 7,138
 
Maintained by: Christina
Originally Created by: Bev
Record added: Feb 12, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10463796
Pvt Theodore Anderson
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For such a young man you lived a colorful life. How could you ever have imagined that your quest to make a life for yourself would land you in jail for murder with Abraham Lincoln as your lawyer. Then to be aquitted only to join the cavalry, be captured a...(Read more)
- Christina
 Added: Jan. 29, 2011
Thank you Sir, for standing up for what you believed in.
- Marge
 Added: Aug. 9, 2008
Rest in Peace.
- RebelRose1861
 Added: Nov. 4, 2007
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