David Hardy Sanders

1843–1873 (Age 30)
Johnston, North Carolina, United States

The Life of David Hardy

When David Hardy Sanders was born in 1843, in Johnston, North Carolina, United States, his father, William Hardy Sanders, was 37 and his mother, Louenza Avera, was 37. He married Columbia Ann Tomlinson on 5 November 1867, in Johnston, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died in 1873, at the age of 30, and was buried in Four Oaks, Johnston, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Hardy Sanders
Columbia Ann Tomlinson
Marriage: 5 November 1867
Alice Maie Sanders
John William Sanders
David Hardy Sanders

Spouse and Children

5 November 1867
Johnston, North Carolina, United States


Parents and Siblings



    Elizabeth Jane Sanders


    Mary Rebecca Sanders


    Harriett Armanda Sanders



World Events (6)


Age 3

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1853 · First State Fair

Age 10

The first state fair in North Carolina was held in Raleigh and was put on by the North Carolina State Agricultural Society in 1853. The fair has been continuous except for during the American Civil War and Reconstruction and WWII.
1862 · Battle of Roanoke Island

Age 19

On February 7, 1862, General Burnside's expedition started with the Battle of Roanoke Island. The battle was mostly fought by the Union and Confederate Navy's. This was a Union victory.

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)

  • David Sanders, "United States Census, 1870"
  • David H Sanders in household of William H Sanders, "United States Census, 1850"
  • David Hardy Saunders in entry for Alice Saunders Moore, "North Carolina, Department of Archives and History, Index to Vital Records, 1800-2000"

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