Sarah Sanders

Female24 June 1796–31 July 1840

Brief Life History of Sarah

When Sarah Sanders was born on 24 June 1796, in Warren, Ohio, United States, her father, John Sanders, was 31 and her mother, Massey, was 22. She married John Spray on 30 September 1813. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 31 July 1840, in her hometown, at the age of 44, and was buried in Caesars Creek, Greene, Ohio, United States.

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John Spray
Sarah Sanders
Marriage: 30 September 1813
Jesse Spray
Margery Spray
Dinah Spray
Martin Spray
Massie Spray
Jehu Spray
Elihu Spray
Mary Spray
Sarah Spray

Sources (1)

  • Sarah Saunders Spray, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 September 1813
  • Children (9)

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    Siblings (1)

    World Events (8)

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

    Age 4

    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.


    Age 7

    Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.


    Age 12

    Atlantic slave trade abolished.

    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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