Eben Cole Sanders

5 December 1868–13 March 1950 (Age 81)
Oregon, United States

The Life of Eben Cole

When Eben Cole Sanders was born on 5 December 1868, in Oregon, United States, his father, James G Sanders, was 25 and his mother, Armilda Abegale Hill, was 16. He married Nellie Alice Rathburn on 20 July 1907, in Stevensville, Ravalli, Montana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Corvallis, Ravalli, Montana, United States in 1910 and Township 4 Stevens, Ravalli, Montana, United States in 1940. He died on 13 March 1950, in Stevensville, Ravalli, Montana, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Maplewood Cemetery, Stevensville, Ravalli, Montana, United States.

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Eben Cole Sanders
Nellie Alice Rathburn
Marriage: 20 July 1907
James Byron Sanders
Lee Maxfield Sanders

Spouse and Children

20 July 1907
Stevensville, Ravalli, Montana, United States


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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Age 2

Historical Boundaries - 1870: Missoula, Montana Territory, United States; 1889: Missoula, Montana, United States; 1893: Ravalli, Montana, United States
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 22

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

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

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

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Sources (3)

  • E D Sanders, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Eben Williams in household of M Sandwe Williams, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Eben Sanders in household of James Sanders, "United States Census, 1870"

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