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Selected Families and Individuals

Source Citations


John C. Anderson

1FindaGrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=39786976. "JOHN C. ANDERSON CALLED BY DEATH

WELL-KNOWN SANGAMON RESIDENT DIED AT HOME NEAR WOODSIDE.

Decedent was born in Chatham and Had Lived in That Part of County His Entire Life.

Anderson- Died at 3:45 o'clock Sunday morning, April 21, 1912, at the family residence, six miles south of the city on Sixth Street, after an illness of three weeks.

John C. Anderson, aged 42 years, 6 months, and 11 days. The funeral will be held from the residence tomorrow morning at 10 o'clock. Interment will be made in Cumberland cemetery.

The decedent was the son of Mr. and Mrs. John Anderson. He was born in Chatham Oct. 30, 1870, and he grew to manhood.

He was united in marriage with Katherine Carpenter,  daughter of Mr. and Mrs. W. S Carpenter in 1892. Three children were born to this union, two sons and one daughter. One son Walter died in infancy. Mrs. Katherine Anderson died in 1899.

In 1906, Mr. Anderson was united in marriage with Miss Florence Drennan, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. B. F. Drennan of this city.

Mr. Anderson had been engaged in farming and stock raising all his life He was a member of the Modern Woodmen of America. He is survived by his widow Mrs. Florence Anderson and two children Harry G. Anderson and Luella Pearl Anderson, both living at home; his mother Mrs. A. Anderson of this city; four sisters, Mrs. J. T. Byers, Mrs. Pearl Garber of Kentucky; Mrs. S. E. Moore of Williamsville and Mrs. M. J. Smith of Springfield.

Illinois State Journal April 22,1912." Image.


Katharine Maria Carpenter

1FindaGrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=20770476. Image.