Manuel Abraham Sanders

Male19 July 1821–10 April 1908

Brief Life History of Manuel Abraham

When Manuel Abraham Sanders was born on 19 July 1821, in Sullivan, Tennessee, United States, his father, John A Sanders II, was 36 and his mother, Barbara Hodges, was 29. He had at least 5 sons and 2 daughters with Jamima Yoakley. He lived in Civil District 18, Sullivan, Tennessee, United States in 1900. He died on 10 April 1908, in Sullivan, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Wheeler Cemetery, Sullivan, Southwest Territory, United States.

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Manuel Abraham Sanders
Jamima Yoakley
William Sanders
John Sanders
Abraham Henry Sanders
Cornelia Ellen Sanders
Margaret A Sanders
Jesse Barnett Sanders
Michael Judson Sanders

Sources (10)

  • Abrem Sanders in household of Judson N Sanders, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Manuel A. Sanders in entry for Margeret A. Ming, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"
  • Abram Sanders, "United States Census, 1850"

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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 4

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 14

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.


Age 25

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English (Devon), Dutch, and North German: variant of Sander , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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