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JOSEPH M. ANDERSON and ELIZABETH DODDS
Harrison County, Indiana
Joseph M. ANDERSON and Elizabeth DODDS are my 3rd Great Grandparents.
Their daughter Lucy Ellen ANDERSON and William A. KINGSLEY are my 2nd Great Grandparents
[See William KINGSLEY's BIO]. Kingsley Biographies
My ancestors settled in the Laconia, Boone Twp, Harrison Co., IN.
Some of my surnames are :
ANDERSON, BRANDENBURG, CROSIER, DODD & DODDS, DOUGLAS, KINGSLEY AND RIDLEY.
The below information was put together from various sources.
Joseph ANDERSON was born 28 June 1814 in KY.
He was the son of John ANDERSON and Rachel JACK.
He was appointed Postmaster at Laconia, Harrison Co., IN on 19 Sept 1855
following the death of his son, John Wesley ANDERSON, who was at the time of his death serving as Postmaster.
In turn, Joseph served seven and one-half years as Postmaster until his death on 11 Feb 1873.
He is buried with his second wife, Elizabeth DODDS in the Beswick Cemetery on the Radmaker Farm,
one-half mile east of Laconia, Harrison Co., IN.
The cemetery has been destroyed and there are no longer any signs that one ever existed.
There is a Memorial marker for them in the "DODDS" section of the King's Cemetery / Burying Ground
located south of Laconia, Harrison Co., IN.
It is located next to Rebecca and Anthony DODDS headstones, who are Elizabeth's parents.
On 28 October 1835, in Nelson Co., KY Joseph married Belinda McDANIEL,
daughter of Joseph McDANIEL and Mary TEMPLE.
Belinda was born on 3 Aug 1819 in Nelson Co., KY and died about 1843.
Joseph and Belinda ANDERSON had the following known children :
Created and submitted by Lynn Snyder, Independence, MO.