18th Century Virginia Land Patents
indicate the presence of:
Joseph Anderson 02/24/1730 Essex Co
130a South Farnham Parish adj Clayton & Reuben Welch
Virginia patents book 14/150
1810 Virginia Census
An early family in Essex was Lawrence Anderson whose family had moved southwest to Cumberland County by 1800. Nothing has been discovered about Joseph Anderson to date.
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The MIDI file of "Why Have My Loved Ones Gone" (lyrics) by Stephen Collins Foster (1826-1864) is used by permission of Benjamin Robert Tubb from his website at Public Domain Music http://www.pdmusic.org.return to Colonial Virginia Anderson Families