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Lawyer

Henry Hill Anderson, American lawyer.

Background

Anderson, Henry Hill was born on November 9, 1827 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Rufus and Eliza (Hill) Anderson.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Williams College, 1848, A.M., 1851. Studied law under Judge Henry Ebenezer Davies.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1849. Assistant Corporate Counsel New York City, 1849-1852, 59-63. Became partner (with A.T. Willard and Peter B. Sweeny) in law firm, New York City, 1852.

Private practice, New York City, 1863-1892. A reorganizer University Club, New York City, president 10 years.

Connections

Married Sarah Ann Gilbert, August 23, 1853. Married second, Sarah Bostwick Burrall, December 26, 1861.

father:
Rufus Anderson

mother:
Eliza (Hill) Anderson

spouses:
Sarah Ann Gilbert

Sarah Bostwick Burrall