James Lee Saunders

about 1907–11 May 1971 (Age 64)
Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of James Lee

When James Lee Saunders was born about 1907, in Virginia, United States, his father, John Saunders, was 29 and his mother, Malissa Saunders, was 29. He had at least 2 sons and 3 daughters with Lola Vesta Shaney Wiles. He lived in Dan River, Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States for about 20 years. He died on 11 May 1971, in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 64.

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James Lee Saunders
about 1907–1971
Lola Vesta Shaney Wiles
Ruth Marie Saunders
Hazel Saunders
Johnnie Clyde Saunders
Florence Elizabeth Georgiana Saunders
Eugene Saunders

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World Events (8)

about 1907 · Not for profit elections
Age NaN
The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1917 · Camp Lee Training Facility
Age 10
Camp Lee was the sight of where Europeans first came face to face with the Powhatan Confederation. Than during the Civil War  the Union forces used it as a surprise attack and blocked Lee’s army from the supply base. When World War II started Fort Lee became Camp Lee and was used as a training facility.
Age 20
Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English (Surrey and Kent): variant of Sander , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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Sources (4)

  • James L Sanders in household of John H Sanders, "United States Census, 1910"
  • James Saunders in entry for Talmin Fields and Ruth Marie Saunders, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"
  • James L Saunders, "United States Census, 1930"

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