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The Joseph Anderson Family
Submitted by Robert Weis



Descendants of Joseph Anderson




Generation No. 1


1. Joseph1 Anderson was born in Ireland, and died Bef. 1796 in Virginia. He married Margaret Shields in Virginia.


Children of Joseph Anderson and Margaret Shields are:

2 i. Elizabeth Betsy2 Anderson. She married William Claney in Virginia.

3 ii. Mattie Anderson.

4 iii. Rachel Anderson.

+ 5 iv. William Anderson, died in Buried Anderson Cemty Boone County Ky.

+ 6 v. John Anderson, born 1765 in Augusta Co Va.; died 18 Mar 1838 in Springhill Cemetery Decatur County Indiana.

+ 7 vi. Thomas Anderson, born Abt. 1763; died 1835 in Boone Co Ky.



Generation No. 2


5. William2 Anderson (Joseph1) died in Buried Anderson Cemty Boone County Ky. He married Unknown.

Notes for William Anderson:

William Lived in Boone County next to Thomas Sr. in 1810 census he had 0ne child age 10-16


Children of William Anderson and Unknown are:

8 i. Patsy3 Anderson, born Abt. 1791. She married William Points 25 Sep 1807 in Boone County Ky Book 1 page 86.

+ 9 ii. William Anderson, born 01 Sep 1796; died 09 Dec 1877 in Bur: Anderson Family Cemetery Verona Boone Co,Ky..

6. John2 Anderson (Joseph1) was born 1765 in Augusta Co Va., and died 18 Mar 1838 in Springhill Cemetery Decatur County Indiana. He married Ann McClure 01 Dec 1791.

Notes for John Anderson:

Moved with His Family and Settleled near Lexington, Ky about 1796. Later moved to Boone County Ky.The 1810 Boone County Census shows One male to 10 two males 10-16 two females 0-10 one female 10-16 His home was next to Thomas Anderson He then Moved to Decatur County Indiana and bought Land Jan 26, 1823 near the town of Springhill

Notes for Ann McClure:

Probably the last child born to John McClure Sr. and Mary Malcom. Mary probably didn't survive the birth of Ann. John Married Mary Allen about a year later 1757


Children of John Anderson and Ann McClure are:

+ 10 i. Joseph3 Anderson, born 05 May 1791 in Fayette County, Ky; died 29 May 1879 in Clay Co.Il Bur: Salem Baptist Church Cemty Xenia Clay Co,Ill..

11 ii. Margaret Anderson, born 1792. She married Nathaniel McClure 06 Jun 1811 in Boone Co Ky.

12 iii. Mary Polly Anderson, born 12 Jan 1793 in Rockbridge Co Va.; died 09 Oct 1874 in Springhill Cemetery Decatur County Indiana.

Notes for Mary Polly Anderson:

1650 DEcatur County Census Mary Anderson Age 50 Living with borther Samuel

13 iv. Martha Anderson, born 1794.

Notes for Martha Anderson:

Living next to Joseph Andersons Son Thomas 1850 Kentuckians in Clay Co, Ill age 55

+ 14 v. Samuel McClure Anderson, born 15 Feb 1797 in Woodford Co Ky; died 31 Oct 1875 in Springhill Cemetery Decatur County Indiana.

15 vi. Ann Anderson, born 1799. She married William Kennedy 15 Dec 1822 in Decatur Co,In..

+ 16 vii. Jennet Anderson, born 1801 in Ky.

17 viii. John Anderson, born 1805 in Verona Boone Co Ky; died 28 Jun 1847 in Springhill Cemetery Decatur County Indiana.

18 ix. Peggy Anderson. She married John Walker 14 Nov 1813 in Boone Co, Ky.

Notes for Peggy Anderson:

Wedding in Boone County Given by Her Father John Anderson

7. Thomas2 Anderson (Joseph1) was born Abt. 1763, and died 1835 in Boone Co Ky. He married Rebekah McClure 25 Feb 1784 in Botetourt Co, Va., daughter of John McClure and Mary Allen.

Marriage Notes for Thomas Anderson and Rebekah McClure:

80y2m18d


Children of Thomas Anderson and Rebekah McClure are:

19 i. Jane3 Anderson. She married David Lee 18 Apr 1813 in Boone Co,Ky.

Notes for Jane Anderson:

Twin To John Anderson

20 ii. John Anderson, died in 18 y Bur:Anderson Family Cemetery Verona Boone Co,Ky..

Notes for John Anderson:

Twin To Jane Anderson

+ 21 iii. Joseph Anderson, born 05 Jun 1795 in Va.; died 1875 in Grant Co,Ky Bur Lebanon Cemetery Grant Co Ky..

22 iv. Mary Polly Anderson, born Abt. 1796 in Verona Boone Co Ky.. She married John Griffith 15 Oct 1812 in Boone County, Ky..

+ 23 v. Rebecca Anderson, born 29 Dec 1797 in Verona, Boone County, Ky.; died 17 Mar 1878 in Clay Co, Il. Bur: Salem Baptist Church Xenia Clay Co,Ill..

24 vi. Hanna Anderson, born 15 May 1800; died 13 Nov 1872 in Bur: Anderson Family Cemetery Verona Boone Co,Ky..

Notes for Hanna Anderson:

Dosent seem to be married listed as Hannah Anderson in Bro James will in 1851 Buried in Anderson Family Cemetery stone reads Hannah Anderson so never married. Lives with sister Alice on Family Farm 1850 Census shows Hanna living with Holbert. 1870 Census Hannah, Alice living together residence 77 Verona Dist

25 vii. Elizabeth Anderson, born 30 Aug 1800 in Verona Boone County Ky.; died 11 May 1885 in Bur: Anderson Family Cemetery Verona Boone Co,Ky..

26 viii. Alice Anderson, born 30 Aug 1802 in Boone County Ky; died 11 May 1885 in Verona Boone Co Ky:Bur Anderson Family Cemty Boone Co Ky.

Notes for Alice Anderson:

Never Married lived with sister Rebeccah on Anderson Homestead after Thomas and Rebecca's death. Died same day as Elizabeth

Verbal from Mrs Webster who now owns the land. When they bought the farm abt 1820 there was a stone foundation a well and a barn about 200 yards south of cemetery. The well exists toady the site of the homestead is a tobacco field. The story she was told two spinsters lived in the old house which burnt the sisters perished in the fire.

+ 27 ix. Thomas Anderson, born 09 Nov 1804 in Boone Co ky; died 18 Oct 1880 in Bur: Lebanon Church Cemetery Grant County Ky. 15/6.

+ 28 x. Holbert Anderson, born 07 Nov 1805 in Boone Co Ky; died 05 Feb 1883 in Bur: Anderson Family Cemetery Verona Boone Co,Ky..

+ 29 xi. James Anderson, born 1810 in Boone Co Ky; died 01 May 1851 in Verona Boone Co, Ky. Bur: Lebanon Cemetery Grant Co 18/43.



Generation No. 3


9. William3 Anderson (William2, Joseph1) was born 01 Sep 1796, and died 09 Dec 1877 in Bur: Anderson Family Cemetery Verona Boone Co,Ky.. He married Patsy Abt. 1812.

Notes for William Anderson:

1870 Census shows William 74 Patsy 68 Alexander 45 James 34 Nancy 26 living at home.


Children of William Anderson and Patsy are:

30 i. Martha4 Anderson, born 1820; died 12 Apr 1847 in 18y8m6d Bur: Anderson Family Cemetery Verona Boone Co,Ky..

31 ii. Alexander Anderson, born 1823.

Notes for Alexander Anderson:

1850 Census age 27 Wagonmaker Living at home

32 iii. Jerusha Anderson, born 1825; died 09 Jul 1826 in 1y3m4d Bur:Anderson Family Cemty Verona Boone Co Ky.

33 iv. Thomas Anderson, born 1829.

Notes for Thomas Anderson:

1850 Cenuse Living Home Farmer Age 21

34 v. Rebecca Anderson, born 1833.

35 vi. James Anderson, born 1836.

36 vii. William H.Anderson, born 1837.

Notes for William H.Anderson:

1850 Census Living home farmer.

37 viii. Nancy M.Anderson, born 1842.

Notes for Nancy M.Anderson:

Nancy is listed as blind age 8 1850 census

10. Joseph3 Anderson (John2, Joseph1) was born 05 May 1791 in Fayette County, Ky, and died 29 May 1879 in Clay Co.Il Bur: Salem Baptist Church Cemty Xenia Clay Co,Ill.. He married Patsey D. Henderson 24 Feb 1814 in Boone Co Ky, daughter of Joseph Henderson.

Notes for Joseph Anderson:

Moved to Decatur County Indiana Bought Land in Fugit Twp near Springhill Jan 26, 1823 Then moved to Clay County Il about 1850 Age at death 88y21d

Notes for Patsey D. Henderson:

Age at death 89y6m7d


Children of Joseph Anderson and Patsey Henderson are:

+ 38 i. Thomas4 Anderson, born 1815 in Grant County Ky.

+ 39 ii. Joseph Anderson, born 01 Sep 1819 in Grant County Ky; died 05 Jan 1894 in Clay County Ill.

+ 40 iii. John J. Anderson, born 1822 in Boone County Ky; died 26 Mar 1893 in 71y10m25d Clay Co, Il.Bur: Salem Baptist Church Cemty Xenia Clay Co,Ill..

+ 41 iv. William Anderson, born 23 Dec 1823 in Decatur County, In; died 15 Jul 1902 in Songer Clay Co,Ill. Bur: Salem Baptist Church Cemty Xenia Clay Co,Ill..

42 v. Rebecca J. Anderson, born 12 Apr 1829 in Decatur Co,In.; died 05 Feb 1907 in 77y9m24d Clay Co, Il. Bur: Salem Baptist Church Xenia Clay Co,Ill.. She married John W.Irwin 12 Feb 1856 in Clay County Il..

Notes for Rebecca J. Anderson:

1900 Clay Census Shows Rebeccaa Widow and aunt living with Herbert and Mora Story

43 vi. David S. Anderson, born 31 May 1831; died 30 Sep 1844 in Springhill Cemetery Decatur County Indiana.

+ 44 vii. George Anderson, born 1832 in Millroy Decatur Co,In..

14. Samuel McClure3 Anderson (John2, Joseph1) was born 15 Feb 1797 in Woodford Co Ky, and died 31 Oct 1875 in Springhill Cemetery Decatur County Indiana. He married Mary Meek 13 Feb 1823.

Notes for Samuel McClure Anderson:

Bought 80 Acres Decatur County Indiana 22 Jul 1823


Children of Samuel Anderson and Mary Meek are:

45 i. Martha Ann4 Anderson, born 1825. She married John Martin 10 Aug 1840 in Decatur County In..

46 ii. John Calvin Anderson, born 1827. He married Catharine Martin 14 Feb 1850 in Decatur County In.

47 iii. Thomas Meek Anderson, born 1830 in Decatur County Indiana.

48 iv. Mary Anderson, born 1831 in Decatur Co, In.

49 v. James Adam Anderson, born 1831 in Decatur County Indiana. He married Keren.

50 vi. Jane Anderson, born 1835.

51 vii. Sophia C.Anderson, born 1838 in Decatur Co, In.

52 viii. David S. Anderson, born 1840 in Decatur Co, In.

16. Jennet3 Anderson (John2, Joseph1) was born 1801 in Ky. She married John W. Holman 30 Sep 1823 in Decatur County In.

Notes for Jennet Anderson:

1860 Clay County Census Shows Jane (Jennet) living with some of her children and Margaret E Henderson, and her son Don Juan age 3 and Margaret Walker age 9 They are near Archibald Henderson John is probably dead.


Children of Jennet Anderson and John Holman are:

+ 53 i. James M.4 Holman, born 1825 in Rush Co, In.

+ 54 ii. Robert H Holeman, born 1829 in Rush County In..

55 iii. Samuel M. Holman, born 1833 in Rush County In..

56 iv. William G. Holman, born 1834 in Rush County In.. He married Margaret Ellen Overman 11 Feb 1863 in Clay County Il.

57 v. Mary J. Holman, born 1836 in Rush County In.. She married James Blalock 29 Sep 1858 in Clay County Il..

58 vi. Margaret E. Holman, born 1838 in Clay County Il.. She married William L. Henderson 18 Jul 1856 in Clay County Il..

59 vii. Rachel C. Holman, born 1839 in Clay County Il..

60 viii. Sarah E. Holman, born 1846 in Clay County Il..

21. Joseph3 Anderson (Thomas2, Joseph1) was born 05 Jun 1795 in Va., and died 1875 in Grant Co,Ky Bur Lebanon Cemetery Grant Co Ky.. He married (1) America Marshall 10 Dec 1827 in Fayette County Ky., daughter of Robert Marshall and Mary Ann. He married (2) Letha J. 1845.


Children of Joseph Anderson and America Marshall are:

+ 61 i. Cynthia K.4 Anderson, born 1829.

62 ii. Ann Anderson, born 1832 in Grant Co, Ky.; died 12 Aug 1851 in Grant Co Ky Bur Lebanon Cemetery Grant Co Ky..

63 iii. Mary E.Anderson, born 1835.

Notes for Mary E.Anderson:

1860 Grant County Census shows Mary E Anderson Living with Thomas and Sarah Lemmon

64 iv. Margaret Anderson, born 21 Aug 1840 in Boone Co,Ky.; died 22 Aug 1851 in Boone Co. Ky. Bur: Lebanon Church Cemetery Grant Co. Ky. 13/29.

65 v. America Anderson, born 1841.

66 vi. Susan Anderson, born 28 Sep 1840 in Boone Co,Ky.; died 28 Oct 1840 in Grant Co Ky Bur Lebanon Cemetery Grant Co Ky..

67 vii. John R. Anderson, born 1842.

Notes for John R. Anderson:

1860 Grant County Census shows John living with Lewis Carson

68 viii. Juliann Anderson, born 1843.

69 ix. Joseph Anderson, born 1844.


Children of Joseph Anderson and Letha J. are:

70 i. Josephine4 (Unknown), born 1847; Stepchild.

Notes for Josephine (Unknown):

Daughter of Letha and former husband

71 ii. Nancy Anderson, born 1856.

72 iii. Benjamin Anderson, born 1860.

23. Rebecca3 Anderson (Thomas2, Joseph1) was born 29 Dec 1797 in Verona, Boone County, Ky., and died 17 Mar 1878 in Clay Co, Il. Bur: Salem Baptist Church Xenia Clay Co,Ill.. She married James Henderson 10 Apr 1819 in Boone County, Ky., son of Joseph Henderson.

Notes for James Henderson:

Lived in Gallatin County Ky When Married to Rebecca, Moved to Rush Co, In. Land was just across Decatur/Rush County Line from John Anderson Sr.1821 BLM 439 80 Acres Rush County, 1822 BLM 1014 80 Acres Rush Co, In. 1824 [BLM] Doc# 5282 80 Acres Rush Co,In.. Bought Land Decatur Co, In 1832 next to John Anderson Sr. [BLM] Bought Land Clay County Il. 1843. James Henderson married to Rebecca Anderson Daughter of Thomas Sr. and Patsy Henderson married to John Anderson Sr son Joseph must be brother and sister They track together to Indiana and Ill. Age at death 88y5m28d


Children of Rebecca Anderson and James Henderson are:

+ 73 i. Archibald M4 Henderson, born 11 Jan 1820 in Gallatin County Ky; died 22 Jul 1893 in Clay County Ill Bur: Salem Baptist Church Cemty Xenia Clay Co, Ill..

74 ii. Martha Jane Henderson, born 24 Jan 1822 in Rush County In.; died 25 Jan 1867 in 45y1d Clay County Ill Bur: Salem Baptist Church Cemty Clay Co, Ill. She married Issac E. Walker 22 Jan 1863 in Clay County Il..

Notes for Martha Jane Henderson:

By 1860 Martha Jane is living with her parents and is a Henderson. Tombstone reads Martha Jane Henderson wife of I Walker

75 iii. Justis F. Henderson, born 1824 in Decatur Co, In.

76 iv. Jerusha Henderson, born 29 Feb 1824 in Decatur County Indiana; died 25 May 1876 in Clay County Ill. Bur: Salem Baptist Church Clay Co,Ill..

Notes for Jerusha Henderson:

52y2m16d

77 v. Thomas R. Henderson, born 14 Feb 1826 in Decatur Co, In; died 06 Jul 1877 in Clay County Il. Bur:Salem Baptist Church Cemty Clay Co, Ill.

Notes for Thomas R. Henderson:

51y2m21d

+ 78 vi. Elizabeth M Henderson, born 05 Aug 1828 in Rush County In.; died 07 Mar 1917 in Clay Co, Il. Bur: Salem Baptist Church Xenia Clay Co,Ill..

79 vii. Mary E. Henderson, born 1833 in Decatur Co, In. She married David Irwin 16 Apr 1861 in Clay County Il.

80 viii. Rebecca A. Henderson, born 1837 in Decatur Co, In.

+ 81 ix. Joseph A. Henderson, born 1823 in Decatur County Indiana.

82 x. John D. Henderson, born 1841 in Clay County Il..

83 xi. Martha Jane Henderson, born 1822 in Decatur Co, In.

84 xii. Julia F. Henderson, born 1824 in Decatur County In..

85 xiii. James W. Henderson, born 1831 in Decatur Co, In. He married Karen.

27. Thomas3 Anderson (Thomas2, Joseph1) was born 09 Nov 1804 in Boone Co ky, and died 18 Oct 1880 in Bur: Lebanon Church Cemetery Grant County Ky. 15/6. He married Sarah Meyers Abt. 1825.

Notes for Thomas Anderson:

Living in Boone County with Sarah Children have died or moved on.


Children of Thomas Anderson and Sarah Meyers are:

86 i. Elizabeth4 Anderson, born 15 Jul 1827 in Boone Co, Ky.. She married Joseph Anderson 02 Feb 1847 in Boone County.

Notes for Elizabeth Anderson:

Listed as Kentuckian in Ill Shows Father Thomas Anderson Mother Sarah Meyers 1900 Clay County Census shows Elizabeth as a widow age 72 Born in Ky and both parents born in Ky Seven Children Total Four still living She or Joseph do not show up in 1860 Clay County Census

+ 87 ii. James Madison Anderson, born 15 Jul 1829 in Boone Co. Ky.; died 27 Dec 1893 in Bur Lebanon Cemetery Grant Co Ky. 14/7.

88 iii. Joseph Anderson, born 1831 in Boone County Ky.

89 iv. Mary J. Anderson, born 1834 in Boone Co, Ky.

90 v. Thomas J. Anderson, born 1837 in Boone County Ky.

91 vi. Nancy H. Anderson, born 1840 in Boone Co, Ky.

92 vii. Rebecca M. Anderson, born 1842 in Boone County Ky; died 07 Aug 1863 in Bur Lebanon Cemetery Grant Co Ky. 21y.5m.27d. 15/3.

28. Holbert3 Anderson (Thomas2, Joseph1) was born 07 Nov 1805 in Boone Co Ky, and died 05 Feb 1883 in Bur: Anderson Family Cemetery Verona Boone Co,Ky.. He married Mary McCandess Abt. 1844, daughter of George McCandless and Elizabeth Hammersley.

Notes for Holbert Anderson:

Sued by adminstrator of Brother James admx in 1854 got a judgement against Holbert in Boone Co, 1855


Children of Holbert Anderson and Mary McCandess are:

93 i. Thomas Butler4 Anderson, born 30 May 1868 in Verona Boone Co Ky.; died 30 May 1868 in Bur: Anderson Family Cemetery Verona Boone Co,Ky..

+ 94 ii. Rebecca Anderson, born 1846 in Verona Boone Co Ky..

95 iii. George Anderson, born 1858.

96 iv. Nancy Alma. Anderson, born 1868.

+ 97 v. Elizabeth Boone Anderson, born 15 May 1854 in Boone County Ky; died 12 Sep 1938 in Pawhuska Osage County, Ks..

29. James3 Anderson (Thomas2, Joseph1) was born 1810 in Boone Co Ky, and died 01 May 1851 in Verona Boone Co, Ky. Bur: Lebanon Cemetery Grant Co 18/43. He married Nancy Eunice McClure, daughter of William McClure and Elizabeth Wilson.

Notes for James Anderson:

Will of James Anderson Wife Nancy Eunis who is given land in Boone Co, Ky. Daughter Elizabeth Margaret Anderson is Given Land in Gallatin Co, Ky. mentiones slaves in the possession of Ester H??? or Hannah Anderson of Boone Co, Witness Joseph Anderson, Thomas Thompson. Administrator Wm. Points. written 29 Apr 1851 probated 1 july 1851 Book C 359

Estate Sale mentions note on Joseph Anderson, sale bill purchasers include Nancy E Anderson, 20 June 1851 Probate Book C Grant County page 374

Estate Settlement Book D page 110 mentions accounts collected from Holbert Anderson (on a judgement in Boone Co. ) and on Lewis Tucker, on Jas Anderson On Hannah Anderson on Nancy E, Anderson, widow, and on W.L. Barker and wife for themselves and as guardians of Margaret Elizabeth Anderson. Notes that W.L. Barker is the present husband of the widow. 13 Jan 1857.

In1838 and 1846 James is granted a tavern License to operate a tavern in his home,which is occupied by R.S. Robinson


Child of James Anderson and Nancy McClure is:

+ 98 i. Elizabeth Margaret4 Anderson, born 28 Sep 1850 in Boone County Ky; died 06 Feb 1917 in Boone Co Ky Bur: Lebanon Cemetery Grant Co.Ky 5/22.



Generation No. 4


38. Thomas4 Anderson (Joseph3, John2, Joseph1) was born 1815 in Grant County Ky. He married Rebecca Jane Bowler.

Notes for Thomas Anderson:

Clay 1850 Countians born in Ky Thomas b. 1815 Thomas is shown as a wagonmaker but must have been farmer also he bought several tracts of land [BLM] near father Joseph Lives next door to John Anderson Sr, Daughter Martha age 55 She was born in Ky.


Children of Thomas Anderson and Rebecca Bowler are:

+ 99 i. William5 Anderson, born 1845 in Decatur Co, In.

100 ii. John S. Anderson, born 1850 in Clay County Il.. He married Elizabeth C..

101 iii. George Wilson Anderson, born 1857 in Clay County Il.. He married Lucinda Ellen McElyia 12 Sep 1878 in Clay County Il..

102 iv. Pheaba Ellen Anderson, born 1856 in Clay County Il.. She married Jacob McElyia 04 Sep 1879 in Clay County Il..

39. Joseph4 Anderson (Joseph3, John2, Joseph1) was born 01 Sep 1819 in Grant County Ky, and died 05 Jan 1894 in Clay County Ill. He married Elizabeth Henderson.


Children of Joseph Anderson and Elizabeth Henderson are:

103 i. Elizabeth5 Anderson. She married Arron D. Shandle 24 Mar 1860 in Clay County Il.

Notes for Elizabeth Anderson:

Not Listed in 1900 Clay Census

+ 104 ii. Joseph H. Anderson, born 23 Sep 1842 in Decatur Co, In; died 19 Oct 1896 in Clay Co, Il. Bur: Salem Baptist Church Xenia Clay Co,Ill..

+ 105 iii. David S .Anderson, born 1849 in Indiana.

+ 106 iv. Sarah J Anderson, born 1851 in Clay County Il.: Bur Xenia Il; died 22 Jun 1934 in Clay County Ill Bur:Xenia Il..

+ 107 v. George Washington Anderson, born 1854 in Clay County Il.; died 05 Oct 1897 in Springfield Il..

+ 108 vi. Jasper R. Anderson, born 1858 in Clay Co, Il.; died 1930 in Clay Co, Il.Bur: Salem Baptist Church Cemty Xenia Clay Co,Ill..

40. John J.4 Anderson (Joseph3, John2, Joseph1) was born 1822 in Boone County Ky, and died 26 Mar 1893 in 71y10m25d Clay Co, Il.Bur: Salem Baptist Church Cemty Xenia Clay Co,Ill.. He married Margaret Shannon 14 Nov 1843 in Rush County Indiana.

Notes for John J. Anderson:

Clay county Kentuckians in Ill 1850 Shows John J. born Ky 1822 wife Martha age 26. John was a Farmer bought three tracts of land near father Joseph Martha Must have been


Children of John Anderson and Margaret Shannon are:

109 i. Almia5 Anderson, died 02 Feb 1860 in 1 d Clay Co, Il. Bur: Salem Baptist Church Xenia Clay Co,Ill..

110 ii. Infant Anderson, died 23 Nov 1862 in Clay Co, Il. Bur: Salem Baptist Church Xenia Clay Co,Ill..

111 iii. Alexander W.Anderson, born 1844.

+ 112 iv. Marsha E Anderson, born 1846 in Clay Co, Il.; died 18 Sep 1918 in Clay Co, Il..

113 v. Martha E. Anderson, born 1846 in Clay Co, Il.; died 17 Aug 1858 in 1y11m5d Clay Co, Il. Bur: Salem Baptist Church Xenia Clay Co,Ill..

114 vi. Nancy J. Anderson, born 12 Aug 1848; died 02 Dec 1914 in Clay Co, Il.Bur: Salem Baptist Church Cemty Xenia Clay Co,Ill..

115 vii. Thomas R Anderson, born 1851; died 28 Nov 1876 in 26y1m23d Clay Co, Il. Bur: Salem Baptist Church Xenia Clay Co,Ill..

116 viii. Mary L. Anderson, born 1853.

117 ix. John David Anderson, born 29 Sep 1856 in Clay County Il.; died 24 Nov 1932 in Clay Co, Il.Bur: Salem Baptist Church Cemty Xenia Clay Co,Ill..

Notes for John David Anderson:

1900 Clay County Census shows John and his sister Nancy J living together Both single

118 x. Sarah A. Anderson, born 1859; died 21 Aug 1882 in 23y8m21d Clay Co,Ill. Bur: Salem Baptist Church Cemty Xenia Clay Co Ill..

119 xi. Margaret Anderson, born 1863; died 15 Sep 1877 in 14y10m22d Clay Co, Il. Bur: Salem Baptist Church Xenia Clay Co,Ill..

120 xii. Rebecca Anderson, born 1865.

41. William4 Anderson (Joseph3, John2, Joseph1) was born 23 Dec 1823 in Decatur County, In, and died 15 Jul 1902 in Songer Clay Co,Ill. Bur: Salem Baptist Church Cemty Xenia Clay Co,Ill.. He married Elizabeth M Henderson 15 Mar 1853 in Clay County Il., daughter of James Henderson and Rebecca Anderson.

Notes for William Anderson:

1900 Clay County Census shows William & Elizabeth living next to Welcome, Asher, and brotherin Law Joseph Henderson a widower living with William and Eliza.


Children of William Anderson and Elizabeth Henderson are:

121 i. James J5 Anderson, died in Clay Co, Il. Bur: Salem Baptist Church Xenia Clay Co,Ill..

+ 122 ii. Albert M Anderson, born 1854.

123 iii. Rebecca J. Anderson, born 1857 in Clay Co, Il.. She married Harris Gammon 04 Nov 1875 in Clay County Il.

124 iv. Martha E. Anderson, born 20 Sep 1863 in Clay Co, Il.; died 14 Feb 1865 in Clay Co, Il. Bur: Salem Baptist Church Xenia Clay Co,Ill..

+ 125 v. Nora E Anderson, born 1870 in Clay County Il..

44. George4 Anderson (Joseph3, John2, Joseph1) was born 1832 in Millroy Decatur Co,In.. He married Sarah Russell 25 Mar 1856 in Clay County Il..


Children of George Anderson and Sarah Russell are:

126 i. Sanford M.5 Anderson, born 1857. He married Clara M. Brown 19 Dec 1885.

127 ii. Emit G. Anderson, born 1859.

+ 128 iii. Ernest W. Anderson, born 1860 in Xenia Clay Co Il; died 25 Jan 1916 in Clay Co, Il..

129 iv. Jane Anderson, born 1863.

53. James M.4 Holman (Jennet3 Anderson, John2, Joseph1) was born 1825 in Rush Co, In. He married Margaret E. Songer 16 Apr 1848 in Clay County Il..


Children of James Holman and Margaret Songer are:

130 i. Elizabeth E.5 Holeman, born 1848 in Clay Co, Il..

131 ii. Mary E. Holeman, born 1851 in Clay Co, Il..

132 iii. John R. Holeman, born 1853 in Clay Co, Il..

133 iv. Nancy A. Holeman, born 1855 in Clay Co, Il..

134 v. James S. Holeman, born 1858 in Clay Co, Il..

54. Robert H4 Holeman (Jennet3 Anderson, John2, Joseph1) was born 1829 in Rush County In.. He married Malilala C. Campbell 18 Mar 1851 in Clay County Il.


Children of Robert Holeman and Malilala Campbell are:

135 i. Susan5 Holeman, born 1853 in Clay Co, Il..

136 ii. Henry S. Holeman, born 1859 in Clay Co, Il..

61. Cynthia K.4 Anderson (Joseph3, Thomas2, Joseph1) was born 1829. She married Robert M Ratcliff 14 Sep 1848 in Boone Co,Ky. Book C-154.


Child of Cynthia Anderson and Robert Ratcliff is:

137 i. Joseph L.5 Ratcliff, born 1850 in Boone County Ky..

73. Archibald M4 Henderson (Rebecca3 Anderson, Thomas2, Joseph1) was born 11 Jan 1820 in Gallatin County Ky, and died 22 Jul 1893 in Clay County Ill Bur: Salem Baptist Church Cemty Xenia Clay Co, Ill.. He married Elizabeth Jane McKee 27 Apr 1843 in Decatur Co In, daughter of Archibald McKee and Lilly McClure.

Notes for Archibald M Henderson:

[Married Elizabeth Jane McKee Daughter of Archibald McKee and Lilly McClure, Decatur Co, In] [ Shown in Clay Co, Il Census 1850 Kentuckians in Il Age 30 Elizabeth J 27] [ Bought Land 1849 BLM Records.]


Children of Archibald Henderson and Elizabeth McKee are:

138 i. James N.5 Henderson, born 1844 in Clay County Il..

139 ii. Archibald N. Henderson, born 1845 in Clay County Il..

140 iii. Lillie M. Hendenderson, born 1848 in Clay County Il.. She married William A Jones 13 Oct 1870 in Clay County Il.

141 iv. Rebecca F. Henderson, born 1851 in Clay County Il..

142 v. Rhoda F. Henderson, born 1853 in Clay County Il.. She married Monroe Kincart 24 Dec 1872 in Clay County Il.

143 vi. Joseph W. Henderson, born 1855 in Clay County Il..

144 vii. Casper N. Henderson, born 1858 in Clay Co, Il..

78. Elizabeth M4 Henderson (Rebecca3 Anderson, Thomas2, Joseph1) was born 05 Aug 1828 in Rush County In., and died 07 Mar 1917 in Clay Co, Il. Bur: Salem Baptist Church Xenia Clay Co,Ill.. She married William Anderson 15 Mar 1853 in Clay County Il., son of Joseph Anderson and Patsey Henderson.

Notes for William Anderson:

1900 Clay County Census shows William & Elizabeth living next to Welcome, Asher, and brotherin Law Joseph Henderson a widower living with William and Eliza.


Children of Elizabeth Henderson and William Anderson are:

145 i. James J5 Anderson, died in Clay Co, Il. Bur: Salem Baptist Church Xenia Clay Co,Ill..

+ 146 ii. Albert M Anderson, born 1854.

147 iii. Rebecca J. Anderson, born 1857 in Clay Co, Il.. She married Harris Gammon 04 Nov 1875 in Clay County Il.

148 iv. Martha E. Anderson, born 20 Sep 1863 in Clay Co, Il.; died 14 Feb 1865 in Clay Co, Il. Bur: Salem Baptist Church Xenia Clay Co,Ill..

+ 149 v. Nora E Anderson, born 1870 in Clay County Il..

81. Joseph A.4 Henderson (Rebecca3 Anderson, Thomas2, Joseph1) was born 1823 in Decatur County Indiana. He married Nancy J..


Children of Joseph Henderson and Nancy J. are:

150 i. John E.5 Henderson, born 1852 in Decatur Co, In.

151 ii. Amelia C. Henderson, born 1854 in Decatur Co, In.

152 iii. Elizabeth A Henderson, born 1856 in Decatur Co, In.

87. James Madison4 Anderson (Thomas3, Thomas2, Joseph1) was born 15 Jul 1829 in Boone Co. Ky., and died 27 Dec 1893 in Bur Lebanon Cemetery Grant Co Ky. 14/7. He married Elizabeth Carter Spincer Abt. 1855.

Notes for James Madison Anderson:

Born Boone Co, Still living Boone County 1870 Census Moved to Grant Co, Moved to Grant Co, Nov 1871

Williamstown Courier Thur: Jan 11,1894

Death of James Madison Anderson,on Thur Dec, 27,1893 at his home near Crittenden, was born in Boone County,Ky July 15 1829; moved to Grant County in November., 1871 Presbyterian at Lebanon Church; married Miss Lizzie Spicer of Fanklin county(sister of late Rev.T.A. Spicer Dec 7, 1895 leaves wife 1 son and 2 daughters; funeral perached at Lebanon by his pastor Brother Cockran. Buried Lebanon Cemetery

Thur Jan 11 1894 Williamstown Courier

Last will and testament of J.M. Anderson presented by T.A. Anderson and the latter named administrator.

Jas.Martin appointed guardian of T.D. Anderson

J.J. Sechrest appointed guardian of J.H. Anderson


Children of James Anderson and Elizabeth Spincer are:

153 i. Savella5 Anderson.

154 ii. Thomas Albert Anderson. He married Eva Campbell in Corpus Christi Tx.

+ 155 iii. Margaret Jane Anderson, born 1859 in Verona Boone County Ky.; died 1941 in Boone County Ky.Bur: New Bethel Cemetery Verona Grant County Ky.

156 iv. Isabella Anderson, born 1867.

157 v. Margaret Anderson, born 1869.

158 vi. Addie Anderson, born 22 Dec 1881 in Grant County Ky; died 22 Dec 1881 in Grant Co, Ky.Bur: Lebnanon Cemty Grant County Ky..

159 vii. Clara Anderson, born 17 Nov 1888 in Grant County Ky; died 28 Nov 1888 in Grant County Ky Bur: Lebanon Cemty Grant County Ky.

94. Rebecca4 Anderson (Holbert3, Thomas2, Joseph1) was born 1846 in Verona Boone Co Ky.. She married Elijah Roberts Aft. 1864 in Boone County Ky.

Notes for Rebecca Anderson:

1880 Census shows Rebecca living with father Holbert and Aunt Ailsey (Alice) age 80 REbecca is shown as bonnet maker


Children of Rebecca Anderson and Elijah Roberts are:

160 i. John5 W.Roberts, born 11 Apr 1871 in Verona Boone County Ky,; died 11 Apr 1871 in Bur: Anderson Family Cemetery Verona Boone Co,Ky..

161 ii. Butler H Roberts, born 1866; Stepchild.

97. Elizabeth Boone4 Anderson (Holbert3, Thomas2, Joseph1) was born 15 May 1854 in Boone County Ky, and died 12 Sep 1938 in Pawhuska Osage County, Ks.. She married Benjamin Franklin Connelly 26 May 1870 in Cincinnati, Hamilton Co, Ohio.


Children of Elizabeth Anderson and Benjamin Connelly are:

162 i. Edna Boyd5 Conley.

163 ii. Frank Earl Conley.

164 iii. Minerva Francis Conley.

165 iv. Robert Lee Conley.

166 v. Stillborn Conley.

167 vi. William Owen Conley, born Mar 1871 in Verona Boone Co Ky.; died 18 Jun 1945 in Claremore, Rodgers Ok.

168 vii. John Holbert Conely, born 1873 in Verona Boone Co Ky.; died in Hominy Ok..

169 viii. Burleigh Lewis Conley, born 14 Apr 1876 in Verona Boone Co Ky.; died 21 Mar 1940 in Pawhuska, Osage County Ok.

170 ix. Thomas Elmer Conley, born 04 Oct 1877 in Verona Boone Co Ky.; died 17 Sep 1942 in Pawhuska, Osage County Ok.

171 x. Charles Newton Conley, born Sep 1879.

172 xi. Harvey Edgar Conley, born Oct 1886 in Cowley Ks..

173 xii. Naomi Ruth Conley, born 20 Mar 1889 in Arkansas City Cowley Co, Ks; died 07 Aug 1935 in Pawhuska, Osage County Ok.

174 xiii. Blanche Morehouse Conley, born 19 Feb 1895 in Cowley County, Ks.; died 19 Mar 1971 in Pawhuska Osage, Ks..

175 xiv. Rozzia Morris Conley, born 27 Jul 1897 in Cowley County Ks.; died 11 Jan 1924 in Pawhuska Ks..

98. Elizabeth Margaret4 Anderson (James3, Thomas2, Joseph1) was born 28 Sep 1850 in Boone County Ky, and died 06 Feb 1917 in Boone Co Ky Bur: Lebanon Cemetery Grant Co.Ky 5/22. She married Robert M Gatewood 11 Mar 1869 in Res Wm. Barker Grant Co., Ky..

Notes for Elizabeth Margaret Anderson:

When James Anderson died he left Elizabeth 225 acres in Gallatin County in trust. Since Elizabeth was under age W.L. Barker and her mother held the land until she married Gatewood.

Notes for Robert M Gatewood:

Lived near Napoleon in July of 1898 Williamstown Courier


Children of Elizabeth Anderson and Robert Gatewood are:

176 i. Robert Kirtley5 Gatewood.

+ 177 ii. Nancy Barker Gatewood, born 1870 in Grant Co. Ky; died 24 Jul 1914 in Home Covington Kenton Co. Ky. Bur: Lebanon Cemetery Grant Co Ky.

178 iii. Frances Elizabeth Gatewood, born 1871; died 1929.

179 iv. James William Gatewood, born 1873.

180 v. Ruth Winfry Gatewood, born 1878; died 1894.

181 vi. Edward Lee Gatewood, born 28 Aug 1879 in Grant Co Ky; died 03 Sep 1884 in Grant Co,Ky Bur: Lebanon Church Cemetery 17/61.

182 vii. Infant Son, born 01 Feb 1882; died 10 Feb 1882 in Bur: Lebanon Cemetery Grant Co, Ky.

183 viii. Ida D Gatewood, born 09 Apr 1883 in Boone Co. Ky.; died 03 Sep 1884 in BBoone Co,Ky Bur:Lebanon Cemetery Grant Co. Ky 17/62.

184 ix. Addie Bell Gatewood, born 1885.

185 x. William Barker Gatewood, born 1887.

186 xi. Ceba Gatewood, born 1889; died 1889 in Bur: Lebanon Cemetery Grant Co, Ky.

187 xii. Urial Gatewood, born 1889; died 1889 in Bur: Lebanon Cemetery Grant Co, Ky.

188 xiii. David Monroe Gatewood, born 1891.



Generation No. 5


99. William5 Anderson (Thomas4, Joseph3, John2, Joseph1) was born 1845 in Decatur Co, In. He married Froelah McGrew 07 Oct 1884 in Lousiville Clay County Il..


Child of William Anderson and Froelah McGrew is:

+ 189 i. Clarence6 Anderson, born 1886 in Clay County Il..

104. Joseph H.5 Anderson (Joseph4, Joseph3, John2, Joseph1) was born 23 Sep 1842 in Decatur Co, In, and died 19 Oct 1896 in Clay Co, Il. Bur: Salem Baptist Church Xenia Clay Co,Ill.. He married (1) Annie R. Pitcher. He married (2) Ann R. Pitcher 28 Aug 1867 in Clay County Il..


Children of Joseph Anderson and Annie Pitcher are:

190 i. Herbert H..6 Anderson, born 06 Aug 1868 in Clay Co, Il.; died 12 Nov 1896 in Clay Co, Il.Bur: Salem Baptist Church Cemty Xenia Clay Co,Ill..

191 ii. Arzas Anderson, born 21 May 1872 in Clay Co, Il.; died 04 May 1873 in Clay Co, Il.Bur: Salem Baptist Church Cemty Xenia Clay Co,Ill..

105. David S5 .Anderson (Joseph4 Anderson, Joseph3, John2, Joseph1) was born 1849 in Indiana. He married Altha J Harrison 12 Jul 1880 in Clay County Il.


Child of David .Anderson and Altha Harrison is:

+ 192 i. Ira6 Anderson, born 1887.

106. Sarah J5 Anderson (Joseph4, Joseph3, John2, Joseph1) was born 1851 in Clay County Il.: Bur Xenia Il, and died 22 Jun 1934 in Clay County Ill Bur:Xenia Il.. She married Welcome Anderson 09 Feb 1868 in Clay County Ill, son of S.C.Anderson and Sarah Moore.


Children of Sarah Anderson and Welcome Anderson are:

193 i. Ezra W.6 Anderson, born 1869 in Clay County Il.. He married Gertrude Holtslaw 25 Dec 1894 in Clay County Il..

+ 194 ii. Flora C. Anderson, born 1871 in Clay County Il..

195 iii. Asher Lawrence Anderson, born 30 Aug 1873; died 1965 in Xenia Ill. He married Minnie Russell Bryan 13 Apr 1898 in Clay County Il..

+ 196 iv. Leslie J. Anderson, born 1879; died 1959 in Xenia Clay County Il..

+ 197 v. Floyd E. Anderson, born 1890 in Il.

107. George Washington5 Anderson (Joseph4, Joseph3, John2, Joseph1) was born 1854 in Clay County Il., and died 05 Oct 1897 in Springfield Il.. He married Mary Ellen Williams, daughter of William Williams and Elizabeth Runnells.


Children of George Anderson and Mary Williams are:

198 i. William Eli6 Anderson, born 23 Sep 1878 in Richfield Montgomery County Il; died 05 Jul 1896.

199 ii. Infant Anderson, born Jun 1876 in CLay Co, Il.; died Aug 1879 in Clay Co, Il.Bur: Salem Baptist Church Cemty Xenia Clay Co,Ill..

200 iii. Florence Mammie Anderson, born 30 May 1880 in Springfield Il.; died 05 Jul 1925. She married Thomas Elder Young.

201 iv. Infant Dau Anderson, born Jul 1873 in Clay Co, Il.; died Apr 1884 in Clay Co, Il.Bur: Salem Baptist Church Cemty Xenia Clay Co,Ill..

202 v. Edith Elizabeth Anderson, born 09 Jan 1888 in Springfield Il.; died 17 Feb 1967. She married William Henry Young.

108. Jasper R.5 Anderson (Joseph4, Joseph3, John2, Joseph1) was born 1858 in Clay Co, Il., and died 1930 in Clay Co, Il.Bur: Salem Baptist Church Cemty Xenia Clay Co,Ill.. He married Laurie M. 14 Mar 1888 in Clay County Il..


Children of Jasper Anderson and Laurie M. are:

203 i. Olis Clare6 Anderson, born Mar 1889 in Clay County Il.; died 1979 in Xenia Clay County Il.. He married Jenne.

Notes for Olis Clare Anderson:

Olis was a school principal Jennie was a teacher

204 ii. Elsie F. Anderson, born Jun 1894 in Clay Co, Il..

112. Marsha E5 Anderson (John J.4, Joseph3, John2, Joseph1) was born 1846 in Clay Co, Il., and died 18 Sep 1918 in Clay Co, Il.. She married Robert C. Huddleson 29 Jul 1879 in Clay County Il.


Children of Marsha Anderson and Robert Huddleson are:

205 i. Agnes6 Huddleson, born 1881.

206 ii. Shannon W. Huddleson, born 1883.

207 iii. Wallace A. Huddleson, born 1886.

146. Albert M5 Anderson (William4, Joseph3, John2, Joseph1) was born 1854. He married Martha Eva Chastine 05 Nov 1874 in Clay County Il,.


Children of Albert Anderson and Martha Chastine are:

208 i. Zenas6 Anderson, born 1873.

209 ii. Cora Anderson, born Jul 1876.

210 iii. Clarence Anderson, born 1877.

+ 211 iv. Pearl Anderson, born 1878.

+ 212 v. Roy Anderson, born 1883.

+ 213 vi. Lew Anderson, born 1890 in Songer Township Clay County Il..

149. Nora E5 Anderson (William4, Joseph3, John2, Joseph1) was born 1870 in Clay County Il.. She married Herbert J. Story 15 Apr 1894 in Clay County Il.


Children of Nora Anderson and Herbert Story are:

214 i. Altine6 Story, born 1899.

215 ii. Electa Story, born 1900.

128. Ernest W.5 Anderson (George4, Joseph3, John2, Joseph1) was born 1860 in Xenia Clay Co Il, and died 25 Jan 1916 in Clay Co, Il.. He married Mollie McNeal 15 Sep 1884 in Clay County Il..


Children of Ernest Anderson and Mollie McNeal are:

216 i. Addie6 Anderson, born 1887.

217 ii. Daisy Anderson, born 1891.

218 iii. Mary Anderson, born 1894.

219 iv. Ralph Anderson, born 1896.

155. Margaret Jane5 Anderson (James Madison4, Thomas3, Thomas2, Joseph1) was born 1859 in Verona Boone County Ky., and died 1941 in Boone County Ky.Bur: New Bethel Cemetery Verona Grant County Ky. She married Louis Pursifull 26 Feb 1878 in Boone Co Ky.


Child of Margaret Anderson and Louis Pursifull is:

220 i. Mitilda6 Pursifull, born 27 Oct 1879; died 11 Mar 1881 in Bur Old Salem Predestinarian Baptist Church Boone Co,Ky..

177. Nancy Barker5 Gatewood (Elizabeth Margaret4 Anderson, James3, Thomas2, Joseph1) was born 1870 in Grant Co. Ky, and died 24 Jul 1914 in Home Covington Kenton Co. Ky. Bur: Lebanon Cemetery Grant Co Ky. She married C.D. Whitson in Dry Ridge Ky.

Notes for Nancy Barker Gatewood:

Resoultion of Ladies aid society about her death

Died Fri. July 24, 1914 at Covington Home Member Lebanon Presbyterian Church Survivied by husband C.C. and Son Raymond parents Mr&Mrs R.M. Gatewood Burial Lebanon REf: Williamstown Courier July 30, 1914

Notes for C.D. Whitson:

After Nancys death C.D. Married her sister Francis Elizabeth


Child of Nancy Gatewood and C.D. Whitson is:

221 i. Raymond6 Whitson.



Generation No. 6


189. Clarence6 Anderson (William5, Thomas4, Joseph3, John2, Joseph1) was born 1886 in Clay County Il.. He married Ida.


Children of Clarence Anderson and Ida are:

222 i. John7 Anderson, born 1907.

223 ii. Elsie Anderson, born 1910.

192. Ira6 Anderson (David S5 .Anderson, Joseph4 Anderson, Joseph3, John2, Joseph1) was born 1887. He married Dora in Clay County Il.


Children of Ira Anderson and Dora are:

224 i. Arline7 Anderson, born 1910.

225 ii. Mildred Anderson, born 1912.

194. Flora C.6 Anderson (Sarah J5, Joseph4, Joseph3, John2, Joseph1) was born 1871 in Clay County Il.. She married Albert Hockman 13 Apr 1898 in Clay County Il..


Children of Flora Anderson and Albert Hockman are:

226 i. Lela7 Hockman, born 1905.

227 ii. Jane M. Hockman, born 1910.

228 iii. Son.

229 iv. Daughter.

196. Leslie J.6 Anderson (Sarah J5, Joseph4, Joseph3, John2, Joseph1) was born 1879, and died 1959 in Xenia Clay County Il.. He married Florence A.


Children of Leslie Anderson and Florence A are:

230 i. Erma7 Anderson, born 1903.

231 ii. Merle Anderson, born 1905.

232 iii. Paul P Anderson, born 1908.

+ 233 iv. Charles R. Anderson, born 1909.

197. Floyd E.6 Anderson (Sarah J5, Joseph4, Joseph3, John2, Joseph1) was born 1890 in Il. He married Lucile.


Children of Floyd Anderson and Lucile are:

234 i. Welcome7 Anderson, born 1906.

235 ii. Louise Anderson, born 1917.

211. Pearl6 Anderson (Albert M5, William4, Joseph3, John2, Joseph1) was born 1878. She married Ernie G. Brissenden.


Child of Pearl Anderson and Ernie Brissenden is:

236 i. Emmette7 Brissenden, born 1899.

212. Roy6 Anderson (Albert M5, William4, Joseph3, John2, Joseph1) was born 1883. He married Nellie.


Child of Roy Anderson and Nellie is:

237 i. Lowell7 Anderson, born 1914.

213. Lew6 Anderson (Albert M5, William4, Joseph3, John2, Joseph1) was born 1890 in Songer Township Clay County Il.. He married Ida M..


Child of Lew Anderson and Ida M. is:

238 i. Myron E.7 Anderson, born 1916.



Generation No. 7


233. Charles R.7 Anderson (Leslie J.6, Sarah J5, Joseph4, Joseph3, John2, Joseph1) was born 1909. He married Mary M..


Children of Charles Anderson and Mary M. are:

239 i. James M8 Anderson.

240 ii. Eugene M. Anderson.


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