Mary Jane (Williams) Anderson, wife of Sylvanus Anderson of Locust Grove, near Eatontown, died of pneumonia on Monday of last week, aged 65 years. Mrs. Anderson was the daughter of Mary and James Williams and was born at Eatontown. She was married in 1854 and after her marriage she lived at Eatontown, Middletown and Oceanport, and finally returned to Eatontown township. Mrs. Anderson leaves six children. They are Jane Olivia, Mrs. Cornelia W. Gascoyne, Mrs. Emma Brinley, Mrs. Jessie Smith and W. E. Anderson of New York, and Mrs. Mary Ann Wolcott of Illinois. The funeral was held on Thursday and the body was buried in Glenwood cemetery.
Source: Red Bank Register, Wednesday, August 1, 1900