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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for Joseph Anderson and the Anderson Genealogy

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Some Famous People called Joseph Anderson

Joseph R. AndersonWiki DetailJoseph Reid Anderson (February 16, 1813 ? September 7, 1892) was an American civil engineer, industrialist, and soldier.
Joseph AndersonWiki DetailJoseph Anderson (20 November 1889 ? 13 March 1992) was the secretary to the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) from 1922 to 1970 and was a general authority of the church from 1970 until his death.

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