Anna Mae Sandford

12 April 1892–14 October 1964 (Age 72)
Terrell, Kaufman, Texas, United States

The Life of Anna Mae

When Anna Mae Sandford was born on 12 April 1892, in Terrell, Kaufman, Texas, United States, her father, Charles Sandford, was 45 and her mother, Minnesota Sanford, was 31. She married Guy Rufus Schmidt on 30 September 1911, in Chickasha, Grady, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Justice Precinct 2, Van Zandt, Texas, United States in 1900 and Grady, Oklahoma, United States in 1910. She died on 14 October 1964, in Chickasha, Grady, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Chickasha Township, Grady, Oklahoma, United States.

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Guy Rufus Schmidt
Anna Mae Sandford
Marriage: 30 September 1911
Guy Sandford Schmidt
Dorothy Louise Schmidt
Marvin Theodore Schmidt

Spouse and Children

30 September 1911
Chickasha, Grady, Oklahoma, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Charles Sandford


    Minnesota Sanford




World Events (8)

1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 2

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.

Age 15

Oklahoma is the 46th state.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 20

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from any of the various places, for example in Berkshire, Devon, Dorset, Oxfordshire, and Shropshire, so called from Old English sand ‘sand’ + ford ‘ford’.2 Scottish: habitational name from a place in Fife, formerly called Sandford (see 1), now known as St. Fort.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Anna M Sanford in household of Charles Sanford, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Annie M Sandford in household of Charlie Sandford, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Anna Mae Schmidt in household of Guy R Schmidt, "United States Census, 1940"

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