Thomas Wesley Anderson

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Thomas Wesley Anderson was a member of the Wisconsin State Assembly.

Wisconsin State Assembly lower house of Wisconsin

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Biography

Anderson was born on March 30, 1828 in Eaton, New York. [1] Eventually, he owned a farm in Stockton, Wisconsin. He died on December 18, 1916. [2]

Eaton, New York Town in New York, United States

Eaton is a town in Madison County, New York, United States. The population was 5,255 at the 2010 census.

Stockton, Wisconsin Town in Wisconsin, United States

Stockton is a town in Portage County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 2,896 at the 2000 census. The unincorporated communities of Arnott, Custer, Fancher, Esker, and Stockton are located in Stockton.

Assembly career

Anderson was a member of the Assembly during the 1876 session. [3] He was a Republican.

The Republican Party of Wisconsin is the Wisconsin affiliate of the United States Republican Party (GOP). The state party chair is Brad Courtney. The state party is divided into 72 county parties for each of the state's counties, as well as organizations for the state's eight congressional districts.

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References

  1. THE LEGISLATIVE MANUAL OF THE STATE OF WISCONSIN (15th ed.). Madison, Wis. 1876. p. 474.
  2. A STANDARD HISTORY OF PORTAGE COUNTY WISCONSIN. Chicago and New York: The Lewis Publishing Company. 1919. pp. 445–446.
  3. Lawrence S. Barish, ed. (2007). State of Wisconsin Blue Book 2007 - 2008. p. 120.