Nancy Layman

26 January 1810–13 May 1884 (Age 74)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Nancy

When Nancy Layman was born on 26 January 1810, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Rev Jacob Laymon, was 31 and her mother, Mary Taylor, was 34. She married Dennis Sanders on 6 December 1830, in Clinton, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in New Market Township, Highland, Ohio, United States for about 10 years. She died on 13 May 1884, in New Market, Highland, Ohio, United States, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Dennis Sanders
1808–1883
Nancy Layman
1810–1884
Marriage: 6 December 1830
Mary Ann Sanders
1833–1909
John Sanders
1834–1908
Timothy Sanders
1836–
Naomi Elizabeth Sanders
1838–1853
Jacob Sanders
1840–1920
Silas L Sanders
1845–1918

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 December 1830
Clinton, Ohio, United States
children

(6)

    Mary Ann Sanders

    Female1833–1909Female

    John Sanders

    Male1834–1908Male

    Timothy Sanders

    Male1836–Male

    Naomi Elizabeth Sanders

    Female1838–1853Female

    Jacob Sanders

    Male1840–1920Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Male1800–Male

    Ann Laymon

    Female1801–1879Female

    Elizabeth Laymon

    Female1803–1881Female

    Male1805–1893Male

    Laodicia Layman

    Female1807–1900Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1812

Age 2

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · War of 1812

Age 2

Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 20

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived near a meadow, pasture, or patch of (fallow) arable land, Middle English leye.2 Americanized spelling of German Lehmann .3 German: variant of Lay 3.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nancy Sanders in household of Dennis Sanders, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Nancy Sanders in household of Dennis Sanders, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Nancy Sanders in household of Dennis Sanders, "United States Census, 1850"

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