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 Bailey Anderson, Sr
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Bailey Anderson, Sr

Birth
Stafford County, Virginia, USA
Death 1 Aug 1840 (aged 86)
Elysian Fields, Harrison County, Texas, USA
Cenotaph Elysian Fields, Harrison County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 51958357 · View Source
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Son of John and Sarah (Carney) Anderson.

Revolutionary War Vet. He is listed on the Texas Roll of Patriots as 1 of the 46 Revolutionary War heroes buried in Texas.

1795 Represented Warren County,KY in the State Legislature in 1800–02.

1805 Living in Indiana. Anderson Township in Warrick County, Indiana, was named to Honor BAILEY ANDERSON, SR.

1816 Migrated to Texas with a large ANDERSON Family group. His wife, Mary died and was buried on the shore of the Mississippi River.

1821 Living in the Ayish Bayou District of Texas.

His Granddaughter MARANA ANDERSON married EMORY RAINS in 1822.

A historical marker was dedicated to BAILEY ANDERSON, Sr. on June 1, 1975.


Bailey Anderson is buried in Anderson Family Cemetery. Pelase see this memorial for family links.


  • Created by: flgrl
  • Added: 3 May 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 51958357
  • Katy Anderson
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Bailey Anderson, Sr (13 Nov 1753–1 Aug 1840), Find A Grave Memorial no. 51958357, citing Elysian Fields Cemetery, Elysian Fields, Harrison County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by flgrl (contributor 46913650) .