Ellen Catherine SANDERS

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

The Life 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
1881–
Ellen Catherine SANDERS
1883–1935
Marriage: 28 October 1903
Gracie Stringer
1905–
Dallas Benjamin Lee STRINGER
1908–1972
Leonard Edwin Enloe Stringer
1918–1962

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 October 1903
children

(3)

    Gracie Stringer

    Female1905–Female

    Dallas Benjamin Lee STRINGER

    Male1908–1972Male

    Male1918–1962Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

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.
1886

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, Scottish, and North German: patronymic from Sander 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ellen C Sanders in household of Ruben B Sanders, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ellen Stringer in household of Dallas Stringer, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ellen Stringer in household of Dallas Stringer, "United States Census, 1920"

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