Danial Jesse Sanford

1 August 1876–1949 (Age 72)
Red Level, Covington, Alabama, United States

The Life of Danial Jesse

When Danial Jesse Sanford was born on 1 August 1876, in Red Level, Covington, Alabama, United States, his father, William Richard Sanford, was 26 and his mother, Martha Jane Howell, was 25. He married Lucinda Brown on 28 November 1896, in De Funiak Springs, Walton, Florida, United States. He lived in Election Precinct 8 Jamestown, Conecuh, Alabama, United States in 1880. He died in 1949, in Leesburg, Lake, Florida, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Leesburg, Lake, Florida, United States.

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Danial Jesse Sanford
Lucinda Brown
Marriage: 28 November 1896

Spouse and Children

28 November 1896
De Funiak Springs, Walton, Florida, United States

Parents and Siblings

    William Richard Sanford


    Martha Jane Howell




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World Events (8)

1878 · St. Mary's Episcopal Church is Built

Age 2

The Episcopal Diocese of Florida organized a mission church in 1878 to provide a location that could serve seasonal guests. Visitors and residents from Green Cove Springs raised over $1000 to build the church. On March 10, 1879, the Church held its first service. This location is notable because it would eventually be added to U.S. National Register of Historic Places (February 17, 1978).
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 20

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Sandford .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Daniel J Sanford in household of William K Sanford, "United States Census, 1880"
  • D. J. Sanford in entry for Lucinda Sanford, "Florida Deaths, 1877-1939"
  • Daniel Jessie Sanford, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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