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James A. Anderson
John C. Anderson
James A. Anderson and John C. Anderson, farmers, Section 34, Township 17, Range 10, P.O. Americus, were born in Jones County, Iowa, and while they were yet infants their parents came to Kansas, locating in Lyon County, where they were raised upon the farm upon which they now reside, situated about two miles northwest of Americus. They purchased a half interest in the old home farm in the spring of 1879 and in the fall of the same year they bought a half interest in eighty acres, situated on the Neosho River about five miles northwest of the home farm. They have a fine dwelling, barn and other farm buildings, and though young men are progressive and successful farmers, and have surrounded their home with evidences of culture and refinement.

Source: The History of the State of Kansas, by William G. Cutler, A. T. Andreas, Chicago, IL, 1883.
Submitted by: Elaine Bukove


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