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Sgt David D. Anderson
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Birth: Apr. 6, 1825
Hickman County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Mar. 15, 1873
Navarro County
Texas, USA

David D. Anderson was the son of Thomas Jefferson Mitchell Anderson (1774 S.C.)and Thankful Jane Nicks-Anderson (1795 N.C.)

He and his brothers came to Texas around 1846-1847 and started looking for a place to raise a family as he had just married before arriving in Texas.

He married Zerilda McAlister Oct. 17, 1845. She was the daughter of William Crawford McAlister and Mary Polly Webb- McAlister.

C.S.A. records show he was in two different regiments of the Confederate Army. He joined in 1861 from Lamar County, Texas and was mustered out as a Sgt. and later applied for a Confederate Pension in which he did recieve.

He was the father of 10 children, the 10th being my great grandfather, Samuel A. Anderson.

His wife, Zerilda McAlister-Anderson ( Born June 19, 1826 in Tenn.) died Feb. 18, 1867 when Samuel A. Anderson (Born Jan. 28, 1867) was only 21 days old. (bio by: LaVelle Chasteen) 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Mitchell Anderson (1785 - 1848)
  Thankful Jane Nicks Anderson (1790 - 1848)
 
 Spouse:
  Zerilda Surilday McAlister Anderson (1826 - 1867)*
 
 Children:
  Benjamin Franklin Anderson (1854 - 1920)*
  David Dee Anderson (1862 - 1925)*
  Samuel A Anderson (1867 - 1937)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Nicks Anderson (1806 - 1855)*
  Mary Anderson Smith (1809 - 1887)*
  Robert Doak Anderson (1813 - 1895)*
  Quinton Nicks Anderson (1815 - 1897)*
  Noble Major Lord Anderson (1818 - 1888)*
  Sarah Prudence Anderson (1822 - 1838)*
  David D. Anderson (1825 - 1873)
  Thomas Mitchell Anderson (1828 - 1896)*
  Thankfull Jane Anderson Ross (1831 - 1924)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ward Cemetery
Corsicana
Navarro County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Bev
Record added: Jul 20, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11395144
Sgt David D. Anderson
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Sgt David D. Anderson
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Sgt David D. Anderson
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- Anonymous
 Added: May. 22, 2016
Remembering And Honoring A True Southern Patriot - A Confederate Soldier. Deo Vindice.
- Robert F. Rubel, SCV Camp 1937, Cleburne, Texas
 Added: Oct. 11, 2013
May you rest in peace!
- pam leonard
 Added: Aug. 3, 2013
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