Anson F. Keeler
|Anson Foster Keeler|
|47th Connecticut State Comptroller|
|Preceded by||Frederick M. Salmon|
|Succeeded by||Charles C. Swartz|
|Member of the Connecticut Senate from the 26th District|
|Preceded by||John D. Milne|
|Succeeded by||John D. Milne|
|20th Mayor of Norwalk, Connecticut|
|Preceded by||Thomas Robins|
|Succeeded by||Harold L. Nash|
September 22, 1887|
Brooklyn, New York
|Died||September 29, 1943
|Residence||South Norwalk, Connecticut|
|Service/branch||United States Army|
|Battles/wars||World War I|
Anson Foster Keeler (September 22, 1887 - September 29, 1943) was a Republican Connecticut State Comptroller from 1933 to 1935, and mayor of Norwalk, Connecticut from 1927 to 1931. He served in the Connecticut Senate from the 26th district in 1931.
Keeler was born on September 22, 1887 in Brooklyn, New York City. He was the son of John Foster Keeler and Mary Gazetta Foster. He was a descendant of Ralph Keeler, one of the founding settlers of Norwalk. He served in the U.S. Army during World War I.
- Freemasons, Shriners, Elks, Moose, and Redmen
- "Anson Foster Keeler". Retrieved 2015-05-06.
... also known as Anson F. Keeler — of South Norwalk, Norwalk, Fairfield County, Conn. Born in Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y., September 22, 1887. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; laundry owner; mayor of Norwalk, Conn., 1927-31; member of Connecticut state senate 26th District, 1931; Connecticut state comptroller, 1933-35. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons; Shriners; Elks; Moose; Redmen. Died, from a heart ailment, in Veterans Hospital, Newington, Hartford County, Conn., September 29, 1943 (age 56 years, 7 days). Burial location unknown.
- "Anson Keeler, 56, Norwalk Ex-Mayor. Former Connecticut State Controller and War Veteran". New York Times. September 30, 1943. Retrieved 2015-05-06.
- "Anson Foster Keeler". Grand Lodge of Connecticut A.F. & A.M. Retrieved 2015-05-06.
... Going into World War I in 1917 as a private, he came back from France in 1919 as a Second Lieutenant and retired from the State service in 1930 as Colonel of the Finance Department. ...
|Mayor of Norwalk, Connecticut
1927 – 1931
Harold L. Nash
John D. Milne
|Member of the Connecticut Senate from the 26th District
1931 – 1933
John D. Milne
Frederick M. Salmon
|Connecticut State Comptroller
1933 – 1935
Charles C. Swartz
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