Mary Rose Hughes

May 1857–
Iowa, United States

The Life of Mary Rose

When Mary Rose Hughes was born in May 1857, in Iowa, United States, her father, Brinton Hughes, was 26 and her mother, Martha Koons, was 17. She married William Henry Sanders on 12 December 1874, in Cass, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Sulphur Springs Township, Benton, Arkansas, United States in 1900 and Wallace Township, Benton, Arkansas, United States in 1910.

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Family Time Line

William Henry Sanders
1852–
Mary Rose Hughes
1857–
Marriage: 12 December 1874
Vern D. Sanders
1876–
Brinton Bliss Sanders
1881–1968
Ira B. Saunders
1881–
Floyd Alexander Sanders
1883–1950
Lucy A. Sanders
1887–
Wilbur Hugh Sanders
1889–1967
Sanders
1889–
Bryan Saunders
1896–
Henry D. E. Sanders
1901–

Spouse and Children

    William Henry Sanders

    Male1852–Male

    Female1857–Female

MARRIAGE
12 December 1874
Cass, Iowa, United States
children

(9)

    Vern D. Sanders

    Male1876–Male

    Male1881–1968Male

    Ira B. Saunders

    Male1881–Male

    Floyd Alexander Sanders

    Male1883–1950Male

    Lucy A. Sanders

    Female1887–Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1861

Age 4

Arkansas supplied an estimated 50,000 men to the Confederate Army andabout 15,000 to the Union Army.
1863

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1888 · Bauxite Mining Began

Age 31

Bauxite a rock with relatively high aluminum content, is the main source of aluminum for the world. When it was discovered in Arkansas it changed the state. The city of Bauxite, Arkansas was the site of the discovery.

Name Meaning

1 English (also common in Wales): patronymic from the Middle English and Anglo-Norman French personal name Hugh .2 Welsh: variant of Howells .3 Irish and Scottish: variant Anglicization of Gaelic Mac Aodha ( see McCoy ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary R Sanders in household of Martha Hughes, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mary Hughes in household of Brinton Hughes, "United States Census, 1860"
  • M R Saunders in household of Brinton Huse, "United States Census, 1900"

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