Searching for links to Maria E. Postelwait (1852-1932). Family info not clear - either born or married at Ft. Madison, Lee Co., IA. Married Joseph H. Anderson (1843-1909) in 1867. Joseph listed in 1850 Marshall Co, VA census in family of Samuel Anderson. Joseph served as bugler with the 12th WV Infantry & survived Andersonville Prison. Maria's parents were George Postelwait and ____ Wood. Maria and Joseph settled in Chillicothe, MO. After husband's death, she lived with children in Des Moines, IA.Oldest of 7 children was Sarah Ellen Anderson (1868-1965).