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Capt Mathew D. Anderson
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Birth: 1794
Mathews County
Virginia, USA
Death: Feb. 1, 1854

Of Scotch descent.His father died shortly before his birth and his mother while he was still an infant.He and a older brother were brought up by an uncle in Mathews County.

Veteran of the War of 1812,Captain.Taken a prisoner to England,where he remained until 1814.
Later he became a Captain of a sailing vessel which plied the waters of the Rappahannock River,Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic ocean as far away as the West Indies.

Married Rosamond Reagan,who died in 1855.

Daughter Sarah Frances Anderson died at the age of 6 on September 11,1829.

Father of Captain John K.Anderson,of the Thirtieth Virginia Regiment,C.S.A.,who married Miss Ella Hundley.A son of this marriage,Fletzell Anderson,M.D.Another son was Mat Anderson,a proprietor of a book store after the Civil War.

The eldest daughter,Mary Ann married Robert N.Blake of Middlesex County on July 12,1848,and their granddaughter,Maude Blake married Mr.W.C.N.Merchant of Chatham,Virginia.His grandson was W.N.Blake.

Robert N.Blake father of seven children died in Stafford County in March 1892.

Son William married Mary Jane Faudray of Richmond.

By Paula Lucy Delosh

"The voyage of life with me is o'er
All my sufferings have end.
I am at rest on the blest shore,
With Jesus Christ,my friend." 
Family links: 
  Rosamond Reagan Anderson (1798 - 1854)
Masonic Cemetery
Fredericksburg City
Virginia, USA
Created by: PL
Record added: Sep 16, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5772365
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