Thomas Gibson Sanders

April 1852–December 1926 (Age 74)
Goderich, Huron, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Thomas Gibson

When Thomas Gibson Sanders was born in April 1852, in Goderich, Huron, Ontario, Canada, his father, Thomas Exmouth Sanders, was 34 and his mother, Nancy Agnes Barber, was 19. He married Mary Eva Van Norman on 30 October 1873, in Kane, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He died in December 1926, in Denver, Colorado, United States, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Gibson Sanders
1852–1926
Mary Eva Van Norman
1847–
Marriage: 30 October 1873
Eva Adell VanNorman Sanders
1875–1915
Clarence Bertram Colin Sanders
1877–
Newton Vannorman Sanders
1881–1938
Thomas Gordon Saunders
1885–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 October 1873
Kane, Illinois, United States
children

(4)

    Eva Adell VanNorman Sanders

    Female1875–1915Female

    Clarence Bertram Colin Sanders

    Male1877–Male

    Newton Vannorman Sanders

    Male1881–1938Male

    Thomas Gordon Saunders

    Male1885–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Exmouth Sanders

    Male1817–1895Male

    Nancy Agnes Barber

    Female1832–1918Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1861 · Denver Becomes a City

Age 9

In 1861, Denver City was incorporated into the territory as an official city.
1869

Age 17

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1872 · The First National Park

Age 20

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and North German: patronymic from Sander 1.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Thomas G Sanders in household of Dennis Sullivan, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Thomas G Sanders, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Thomas Sanders, "United States Census, 1880"

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