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George Anderson

Birth
Saint-Catharines, Niagara Regional Municipality, Ontario, Canada
Death 19 Sep 1912 (aged 71)
Burial Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA
Plot LOT 28-33 BLOCK F
Memorial ID 48115537 · View Source
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Age: 71yrs. 3mo. 5days
COD: carcinoma of the lip

In 1872 he married #1 Eliza Moore in Louisville, Kentucky. She died in 1878 in Bismarck. Married #2 Louisa Kiesel on 27 March 1911 in Minnesota.


He enlisted in the 7th U.S. Cavalry on 27 March 1866 in Fort Riley, Kansas. At the time of the Battle of Little Big Horn he was in company K under Lt. Edward S. Godfrey. He was on detached service, remaining at Fort Abraham Lincoln, or would have very likely perished in the fight.


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  • Created by: happi
  • Added: 14 Feb 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 48115537
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Anderson (14 Jun 1841–19 Sep 1912), Find A Grave Memorial no. 48115537, citing Minneapolis Pioneers and Soldiers Memorial Cemeter, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by happi (contributor 47230744) .