Jasper Hannibal Saunders

9 January 1853–24 November 1933 (Age 80)
Van Buren,Davis Iowa

The Life of Jasper Hannibal

When Jasper Hannibal Saunders was born on 9 January 1853, his father, John Dodd Saunders Jr, was 27 and his mother, Mary Jane Cain, was 25. He married Susan Victoria Floyd on 18 October 1885. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Moodys, Cherokee, Oklahoma, United States in 1910 and Peggs, Cherokee, Oklahoma, United States in 1920. He died on 24 November 1933, in Tahlequah, Cherokee, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Tahlequah Cemetery, Tahlequah, Cherokee, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jasper Hannibal Saunders
1853–1933
Susan Victoria Floyd
1867–1947
Marriage: 18 October 1885
Julia Ann Saunders
1887–1933
Rosa Lee Saunders
1889–
James Saunders
1889–1984
Addie Frances Saunders
1892–1980
Enely Emma Saunders
1894–
Maude Saunders
1896–
Leonard Martin Saunders
1900–1972
Jacob Nathan Saunders
1903–1986
Lawrence Saunders
1906–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 October 1885
Polk,Missouri
children

(9)

    Julia Ann Saunders

    Female1887–1933Female

    Rosa Lee Saunders

    Female1889–Female

    Male1889–1984Male

    Female1892–1980Female

    Enely Emma Saunders

    Female1894–Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    James H Saunders

    Male1849–Male

    Newton Clayborn Saunders

    Male1852–1936Male

    Male1853–1933Male

    Mary Saunders

    Female1854–Female

    Beulah Saunders

    Female1856–Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines

Age 4

The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
1863

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from the medieval personal name Saunder, reduced vernacular form of Alexander .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jasper H Saunders, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Jasper H Saunders in household of A J Kaufman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Jasper H Sanders, "United States Census, 1880"

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