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Sanders Genealogy & History

Sanders is a pan-European surname with three primary origins. Firstly, it comes from the Greek Alexander, meaning the defender, taken by many Crusaders and their families after their return from the Holy Land. As an English name, it also comes from the village of Sanderstead in Surrey, first written as Sonderstede in the ninth century, meaning a house on the sandy land. Lastly, it can come from the Old German sand and er, denoting someone who worked with sand, whether for agriculture or construction. Sanders family history starts with Henry Sandres, noted in the Subsidy Rolls of Worcestershire in 1275. Sanders genealogy includes KFC founder Harlan Sanders.


Sanders Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Arnold Sanders-- --, 1947April 22,1989NY
B Frank Sanders-- --, 1921July 17,1989TN
C Bonnie Sanders-- --, 1923October 3,2009IL
D Eugene Sanders-- --, 1923November 23,1999MO

Sanders Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Erroll Sanders-- --, 1967January 2,1992Colquitt,GA
F Barbara Sanders-- --, 1923October 18,2003Canaan,ME
G Dupre Sanders-- --, 1918February 18,2008Fairfax,SC
H Dale Sanders-- --, 1919January 5,1996Leander,TX

Sanders Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Bernice SandersMaggie SmithJuly 22,1933Wake, NC
Douglas SandersMarjorie JoynerJanuary 22,1949Wake, NC
Edwin SandersEunice PattishallMay 30,1936Wake, NC
George SandersBeauliua MillerJuly 24,1935Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Sanders

85th: James86th: Barnes
87th: Graham88th: Henderson
89th: Hamilton90th: Patterson
91st: West92nd: Cole
93rd: Jenkins94th: Murray

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