Seeking information on history of James Andersonb, B. 1803 in Barren CO, KY. d. 1861 in Fulton. IL.Married Sarah Cardwellb. 1801 in VA d. 1901 in Douglas CO, KS.Had child Louis b. 1833 Fulton CO, IL d. 1903 in Leavenworthg CO, Linwood, KS. who married Mary Ann Littlejohn b.1836 OH d. 1923 Linwood, KS.
James was an elder or perhaps a minister in the Methodist church.From his obit it sounds as though he may have been an active abolitionist.Probably lived in Kansas as well.