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Carl William Anderson, American lawyer. Bar: California 1928. Recipient Presidential awards, Selective Service System, 1939-1945, Dontl. medal, 1946, plaques, Rotary Club, 1972, Humane Society, 1975, California State award for service, Easter Seal Society, 1982; Paul Harris fellow, Rotary Club, 1978.


Anderson, Carl William was born on March 15, 1901 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Charles Oscar Fredrick and Ada Augusta (Johnson) Anderson.


AB, Stanford University, 1926. Juris Doctor, Stanford University, 1928.


Practiced in Burlingame, since 2028. Teacher commercial law San Mateo College, 1929. Attorney San Mateo County Public Administrator, 1935—1937.

Appeals agent Selective Service, 1938—1946. City attorney San Carlos, California, 1942—1951. Attorney Crippled Children Society, San Mateo County, 1939, director, since 1940, president, 1963—1965.

Director, chief counsel Hillsborough Estates, Labco, Inc., Landon Pools, Landon Acceptance Corporation, San Joaquin Building and Loan Association, 1929—1933.


  • Bar: California 1928.


Attorney, founder Peninsula Humane Society, San Mateo County, 1951, board directors, 1951—1975. President International Students Committee, 1964—1966. Campaign manager district attorney San Mateo County, 1934—1935, attorney, public administrator, 1933—1936.

Board directors Hillsborough Homeowners Association, 1977—1981. Member of American Bar Association, San Mateo County Trial Lawyers Association, State Bar California (chairman disciplinary committee 1932-1946), San Mateo Bar Association, International Platform Association, Capitol Hill Club, Bombay Bicycle Club, Elks, Eagles, Jesters, Masons, Shriners, Theta Chi.


Married Audrey Marion Regan, August 15, 1926.

Charles Oscar Fredrick Anderson

Ada Augusta (Johnson) Anderson

Audrey Marion Regan