Jesse Stanford Anderson

Jesse Stanford Anderson

Pennsylvania, USA
Death 7 Jan 1919 (aged 80)
Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Burial Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Plot Section 18, Lot 174
Memorial ID 29912702 · View Source
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Husband of Hannah Cochran Anderson.

Father of William Irwin, Jesse McClelland, Mary Louise, Frank Oscar, Ella Jane, Harry Leon, and Anna Bessie Anderson.

Jesse was an engineer at Diamond State Iron Mills. He was a member of the Asbury ME Church.

He served for 3 years and 9 months as a Private in Purnell's Legion, Maryland Infantry, Co.'s A & E, Union Army during the Civil War. During the war he was wounded twice. First during the Battle of Antietam on Sep. 17, 1862 & second during the Battle of Cold Harbor, VA. on Jun. 3, 1864.

Jesse was a member of the DuPont Post No. 2 Grand Army of the Repbulic.

He was a man of affable temperament and ideals, highly regarded by all who knew him.

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 18 Sep 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 29912702
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Jesse Stanford Anderson (13 Aug 1838–7 Jan 1919), Find a Grave Memorial no. 29912702, citing Riverview Cemetery, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .