Nancy Sanders

Brief Life History of Nancy

When Nancy Sanders was born on 22 May 1812, in Knox, Kentucky, United States, her father, Henry B. Sanders Jr, was 22 and her mother, Susannah Inman, was 17. She married Hiram Hazel on 9 January 1839, in Bloomington Township, Monroe, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 7 daughters. She lived in Indian Creek Township, Monroe, Indiana, United States for about 10 years and Indiana, United States in 1870. She died on 2 October 1876, in Harrodsburg, Clear Creek Township, Monroe, Indiana, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Clover Hill Cemetery, Harrodsburg, Clear Creek Township, Monroe, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hiram Hazel
Nancy Sanders
Marriage: 9 January 1839
Sarah Elizabeth Hazel
Henry Hazel
Mary Ann Hazel
Dicey Hazel
Malinda Hazel
Susanna B. Hazel
Rebecca Jane Hazel
Lydia Hazel

Sources (5)

  • Nancy Hazel in household of Hiram Hazel, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Nancy Sanders Hazel, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Nancy Sanders in entry for Hiram Hazle, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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Historical Boundaries 1818: Monroe, Indiana, United States

1819 · Panic! of 1819

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

English (Devon), Dutch, and North German: variant of Sander , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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