Bryan Jennings Sanford

19 June 1897–18 December 1973 (Age 76)
Rushville, Sheridan, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Bryan Jennings

When Bryan Jennings Sanford was born on 19 June 1897, in Rushville, Sheridan, Nebraska, United States, his father, Sherman Thayer Sanford, was 32 and his mother, Anna Louise Schulz, was 22. He married Hazel Anna Harmon on 31 December 1921, in Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Elgin, Union, Oregon, United States in 1910 and Warrenton, Clatsop, Oregon, United States for about 10 years. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 18 December 1973, at the age of 76, and was buried in Jacksonville Cemetery, Jacksonville, Jackson, Oregon, United States.

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Bryan Jennings Sanford
Hazel Anna Harmon
Marriage: 31 December 1921
Donald R Sanford
Richard Allen Sanford

Spouse and Children

31 December 1921
Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California, United States


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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 7

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.

Age 20

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Sandford .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jennings Bryan Sanford in household of Sherman F Sanford, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Bryan J Sanford in household of Sherman T Sanford, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Bryan J Sanford in household of Sherman T Sanford, "United States Census, 1920"

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