Date of Birth: 
26 Jul 1872
Date of Death: 
9 Dec 1950

It is not known where John was born.

He married Lily Gordon in 1903. They had three sons.

One, John Francis served in WW2 as a Sergeant in 8 Brigade & then as a Lieutenant in 30 Brigade.
Another, Hector, was a Flight Sergeant in 49 Squadron, RNZAF & was killed over Berlin in 1944.

John started work in early 1900's at Ohau as a labourer. He then became a stud owner in Pahiatua, finally settling in Rakaia as an agent.


Relatives mentioned in profile: 
John Anderson; John Anderson (Snr); Susan Anderson; Lily Gordon; James Gordon; Grace Watson; John Francis Gordon Anderson; Eileen Anna (Ilena) McLean; Hector Hugh Watson Anderson; Joan Thurzo MacLeod; Albert Ian James Anderson; Sylvia Joan Burgess.