Stephen C Saunders

28 March 1813–22 March 1894 (Age 80)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Stephen C

When Stephen C Saunders was born on 28 March 1813, in North Carolina, United States, his father, Nimrod Saunders, was 33 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Ricketts, was 28. He married Heiksey H. Simmons on 8 January 1838, in Hardeman, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Cane Hill Township, Washington, Arkansas, United States in 1860. He died on 22 March 1894, in Prairie Grove, Washington, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Washington, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Stephen C Saunders
1813–1894
Amy Moore
1833–1910
Marriage: 25 October 1853
William Harrison Sanders
1855–1919
Alexander Sanders
1857–1894
Mary Mollie Saunders
1862–1932
James R Sanders
1864–1953
Martha Ellen Sanders
1868–1886

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 October 1853
Hardeman, Tennessee, United States
children

(5)

    William Harrison Sanders

    Male1855–1919Male

    Alexander Sanders

    Male1857–1894Male

    Mary Mollie Saunders

    Female1862–1932Female

    Male1864–1953Male

    Martha Ellen Sanders

    Female1868–1886Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(15)

    Greene B Saunders

    Male1802–Male

    Sarah Saunders

    Female1803–1900Female

    Nathan Saunders

    Male1808–1832Male

    Male1813–1894Male

    Female1814–1870Female

+10 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 6

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. 
1829

Age 16

Historical Boundaries - 1829: Washington, Arkansas Territory, United States; 1836: Washington, Arkansas, United States
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 23

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from the medieval personal name Saunder, reduced vernacular form of Alexander .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Stevin Sanders, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Stephen Sanders, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Stephen Sanders, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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