Ellen Catherine SANDERS

24 June 1883–14 March 1935 (Age 51)
Rushville Township, Schuyler, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Ellen Catherine

When Ellen Catherine SANDERS was born on 24 June 1883, in Rushville Township, Schuyler, Illinois, United States, her father, Ruben Benjamin Sanders Sr, was 23 and her mother, Matilda Isabell Ann Campbell, was 20. She married Dallas Berry STRINGER on 28 October 1903. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Haw Creek Township, Morgan, Missouri, United States in 1920 and Washington Township, Buchanan, Missouri, United States in 1930. She died on 14 March 1935, in Saint Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Morgan, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dallas Berry STRINGER
Ellen Catherine SANDERS
Marriage: 28 October 1903
Gracie Stringer
Dallas Benjamin Lee STRINGER
Leonard Edwin Enloe Stringer

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 October 1903
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1885 · The First Skyscraper
    Age 2
    The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.
    Age 3
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
    1898 · War with the Spanish
    Age 15
    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

    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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    Sources (10)

    • Ellen C Sanders in household of Ruben B Sanders, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Ellen Sanders in entry for Dallas Stringer, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
    • Ellen Stringer in household of Dallas Stringer, "United States Census, 1910"

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