Louis M. Sands

2 July 1826–24 August 1905 (Age 79)

The Life of Louis M.

Louis M. Sands was born on 2 July 1826, in Sweden. He had at least 2 sons with Caroline Richards. He lived in Michigan, United States in 1870. He died on 24 August 1905, in Manistee, Manistee, Michigan, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Manistee, Manistee, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Louis M. Sands
Caroline Richards
Frankie L. Sands
Charles Albert Sands

Spouse and Children


    Caroline Richards




    Frankie L. Sands


    Charles Albert Sands


World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 4

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.

Age 6

Göta Canal opened.
1848 · The March Unrest

Age 22

The March Unrest, or the Marsoroligheterna, was a series of riots in Stockholm in March 1848, due to news of the French Revolution. As a mob gathered and plundered shops on March 19, the militia fired shots and 18 deaths. The army arrived on March 21 for reinforcement and terminated any further rioting.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and northern Irish: variant of Sand 1.2 Scottish: habitational name from Sands in Tulliallan in Fife.

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

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Story Highlight

“Louis Sands and Jim McGee” and “River Lady”

A little more than 12 minutes into the 1948 film, “River Lady” leading actress Yvonne De Carlo performs a musical number titled, “Louis Sands and Jim McGee”. An advertisement for the film, “River Lad …

Sources (3)

  • Louis Sands, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Louis Sands, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Louis Sands, "United States Census, 1900"

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