Marion Oscar Sanders

5 September 1874–12 January 1953 (Age 78)
Texas, Missouri, United States

The Life of Marion Oscar

When Marion Oscar Sanders was born on 5 September 1874, in Texas, Missouri, United States, his father, Lewis Sanders, was 26 and his mother, Martha Berthura Denney, was 17. He married Sena about 1899, in Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Clinton, DeWitt, Texas, United States in 1930 and Clinton Township, Texas, Missouri, United States in 1940. He died on 12 January 1953, in Springfield, Greene, Missouri, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Mountain Grove, Wright, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Marion Oscar Sanders
Marriage: about 1899
Eva Sanders

Spouse and Children

about 1899
Missouri, United States


    Eva Sanders


Parents and Siblings


    Martha Berthura Denney




    Elizabeth J Sanders



    Arthur Columbus Sanders


    Benjamin O Sanders


    Charlotte Sanders


+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 1

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

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

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marian O Sander, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Oscar Sanders, "United States Census, 1930"
  • M O Sanders, "United States Census, 1940"

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