William M Sanders

16 August 1869–1 January 1941 (Age 71)
Washington, Washington, Utah, United States

The Life of William M

When William M Sanders was born on 16 August 1869, in Washington, Washington, Utah, United States, his father, Joseph Moroni Sanders, was 32 and his mother, Hulda Charlotte Zabriskie, was 25. He married Sarah Amelia Wilson on 14 April 1897, in Virgin, Washington, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Washington, Washington, Utah Territory, United States in 1870 and World in 1940. He died on 1 January 1941, in La Verkin, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in La Verkin, Washington, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William M Sanders
Sarah Amelia Wilson
Marriage: 14 April 1897
Clarence Sanders
Amelia Sanders
Maggie Sanders
Moroni Wilson Sanders
Ervil Sanders
Cecil William Sanders
Owen Sanders
Lucille Sanders
Delma Sanders

Spouse and Children

14 April 1897
Virgin, Washington, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 1

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 21

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and North German: patronymic from Sander 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • William Sanders, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • William Sanders in household of Joseph Sanders, "United States Census, 1870"
  • William Sander, "United States Census, 1920" (1920)

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