George Orlando Sanderson

28 May 1829–23 March 1898 (Age 68)
Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of George Orlando

When George Orlando Sanderson was born on 28 May 1829, in Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Elijah Sandersen, was 33 and his mother, Cylinda Stearns, was 35. He had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Mary E Goodnow. He lived in Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States in 1860 and Massachusetts, United States in 1870. He died on 23 March 1898, in Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

George Orlando Sanderson
1829–1898
Mary E Goodnow
1838–
Mary Elizabeth Sanderson
1858–1943
Emma Lethra Sanderson
1861–1868
George Albert Sanders
1869–1927

Spouse and Children

children

(3)

    Female1858–1943Female

    Emma Lethra Sanderson

    Female1861–1868Female

    George Albert Sanders

    Male1869–1927Male

Parents and Siblings

    Elijah Sandersen

    Male1796–Male

    Female1794–Female

siblings

(4)

    Cylenda Maria Sanderson

    Female1827–Female

    Male1829–1898Male

    Lucy Stearns Sanderson

    Female1830–1910Female

    Converse F Sanderson

    Male1835–1902Male

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 1

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.
1830 · The Oregon Trail

Age 1

Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.
1863

Age 34

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Anglo-Saxon: Sander, Sander, and sun, son, meaning son of Sander

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Geo O Sandmon in household of Elijah Sandmon, "United States Census, 1850"
  • George O Sanderson in household of Elijah Sanderson, "Massachusetts State Census, 1855"
  • George O Sanderson, "United States Census, 1870"

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