Joseph Sanderson

14 February 1795–18 April 1885 (Age 90)
Cumberland, England

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Sanderson was born on 14 February 1795, in Cumberland, England, his father, George Sanderson, was 25 and his mother, E Ramuler, was 21. He married Mary Davis Martin Littlewood on 7 February 1826, in Whitehaven Town, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 10 daughters. He lived in Castleton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. He died on 18 April 1885, in Rochdale, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 90.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Sanderson
1795–1885
Mary Davis Martin Littlewood
1803–1875
Marriage: 7 February 1826
Frances Martin Sanderson
1829–
Joseph Sanderson
1830–1861
George Sanderson
1832–1898
Mary Jane Sanderson
1834–1897
Margaret Sanderson
1840–1840
Emma Sanderson
1842–
Sarah Sanderson
1842–1894
Frances Sanderson
1843–
Sophia Sanderson
1845–
Ann Sanderson
1845–1896
Elizabeth Sanderson
1847–1857
John Sanderson
1848–
Elizabeth Sanderson
1848–1868

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 February 1826
Whitehaven Town, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom
children

(13)

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Parents and Siblings

    George Sanderson

    Male1770–Male

    E Ramuler

    Female1774–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 6

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1815

Age 20

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 28

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: patronymic from the personal name Sander ( see Alexander ).

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

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Story Highlight

1861 census at 18 Back Drake Street at Castleton, Rochdale

Joseph Sanderson, head of house, married, age 65, circle lawyer, born in Sederham, Cumberland Mary, wife, married age 55, born in Wayth, Cumberland Ann, daughter, unmarried, age 30, woollen weaver, bo …

Sources (3)

  • Joseph Sanderson, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Joseph Sanderson, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Joseph Sanderson, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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