I am not sure about the identity of the man and
baby in this picture. It may be
Jesse Sanders (1845-1903) or, possibly,
his son Jesse Jackson Sanders. This picture is a
copy of an old tintype (now missing, unfortunately).
Jesse Jackson Sanders, 1885-1964, picture taken
about 1910. Jesse Jackson Sanders was the son of
Jesse Sanders and Mary Amanda Pickering.
Elizabeth (Bet) Sanders
Sarah Elizabeth ("Aunt Bet") was the sister of Jesse Jackson Sanders.
Gurley Sanders, 1915-2000.
Gurley was the son of Aaron Walter Sanders and Nettie Gothard.
Houldcotte Sanders, 1897-1985.
Gurley H. Sanders was the son of Morgan Gurley Sanders and Jessie Irene Cox.
This picture was taken in the school year of 1916-1917when Gurley
was a junior at what is now the University of North Texas in Denton.
daughter of George Sanders and Anna Johnson.
Greenville V. Sanders (1845-1914) was the son of William Patrick Sanders and Ellender Southerland.
four brothers are sons of Greenville and Sarah Jane Sanders. (picture
from Anita Oliva)
Sanders served in
Arkansas Cavalry, U.S. Army, in Arkansas during the Civil
His father and brothers and several relatives also served in the 4th Cavalry.
This is a picture of one of his medals. (Picture from the files of Anita Epperson Oliva).
Levi Sanders (1864, Jackson County, Alabama-1931, Prairie County,
William Levi was the son of William Redman Sanders and Elizabeth Thompson.
This picture is from the files of Ralph Jackson, grandson of William Levi.
picture of William Levi Sanders, here with his wife Charlotte Dicus
Sanders and other members of his family. This picture is also from the files
of Ralph Jackson, grandson of William Levi.
Lafayette Sanders (1860-1936). George was the son of William
(1815-1867) and Mary Billingsley. His grandfather was Joseph Sanders, Jr.,
(1793-1863). This picture is from the files of Sharon and Steven Schlereth.
Sanders (1886-1935) daughter of
Greenville Sanders and Sarah Jane Sanders,
granddaughter of William Patrick Saunders
and Ellender Southerland and granddaughter of
George W. Sanders and Ann Johnson. Picture
contributed by Anita Epperson Oliva.
James Marion Sanders
(1857-1913) was the son of Josiah Hardin Sanders ( 1829-1863)
the grandson of John Sanders (1787-1858) and the great grandson of the Reverend
Moses Sanders (1742-1817). This picture was made about 1903-1904. The children in
the picture are his son James Corbett Sanders and his daughters Ruby and Josephine.
Picture provided by Anne Bailey, the granddaughter of James Corbett Sanders.
Phebe Jane Sanders
(1844-1894) was the daughter of Joseph Sanders and Sarah Bynum
and the granddaughter of George Sanders and Phebe Sanders of Jackson County. Phebe's
husband, Ambrose Precise (1842-1915), was one of several members of the Precise family
who married a Sanders. This picture is from the files of Amy Christensen and has been
passed down through several generations of the Precise family. She belives the original
was a tin type made in the 1880s or 1890s that was penciled over when the image faded.
Greenville Sanders (1833-1925). Son of
Elijah Sanders, grandson of Francis and Rachel
Sanders. Picture contributed by Ralph Jackson from
Steve Turner and the files of Hattie Vandiver.
Many thanks to those who have shared information and pictures with me. I have more pictures that researchers have sent me, but I prefer to post images here only with specific permission of the contributors.
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