Hannah Mendenhall Sanders

5 April 1836–2 February 1913 (Age 76)
Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States

The Life Summary of Hannah Mendenhall

When Hannah Mendenhall Sanders was born on 5 April 1836, in Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, United States, her father, Ellis Mendenhall Sanders, was 27 and her mother, Rachel Broom Roberts, was 28. She married Oliver Boardman Huntington on 25 November 1852, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1839 and Springville Ward 1, Utah, Utah, United States in 1910. She died on 2 February 1913, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Historic Springville Cemetery, Springville, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Oliver Boardman Huntington
1823–1907
Hannah Mendenhall Sanders
1836–1913
Marriage: 25 November 1852
Olive Hannah Huntington
1853–1926
Oliver Baker Huntington
1856–1932
Elizabeth Jane Huntington
1858–1924
Dimmick Huntington
1860–1930
William Huntington
1863–1923
Nellie Huntington
1867–1901
Presendia Huntington
1871–1873
Rachel Anna Huntington
1874–1948
Zina Baker Huntington
1877–1878

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 November 1852Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1839 · Nauvoo is Settled
    Age 3
    After the Saints had been chased out of Missouri they moved to a swampy area located next to the Mississippi River. Here they settled and named the place Nauvoo which translates into the city beautiful.
    1846
    Age 10
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1858 · A House Divided
    Age 22
    Abraham Lincoln's goal was to be different than the previous Senators of Illinois and voice his opinion in how he saw the State and the United States start to drift apart in the different ideology on what was right and what was wrong. Even though it would become an unsuccessful campaign strategy to win the senate seat, to this day it is one of the most famous speeches of US politics.

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Sander
    Zanders

    Story Highlight

    Hannah M. Sanders

    Near the city of Wilmington, Delaware lived a family by the name of Sanders. This family consisted of Father Ellis, Mother Hannah (Mendenhall) Sanders, a daughter, Annie and a son, Ellis M. Sanders. …

    Sources (63)

    • Hannah M Bunting in household of Oliver B Bunting, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Hannah Sanders in entry for Olive Hannah Childs, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Hannah W Huntington, "United States Census, 1910"

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