I am seeking some information concerning my 4th great grandfather, Samuel SANDERS.He was born about 1820 probably in KY.Married Mary TAYLOR ca 1842 in MO.Two known children:
1.William E b. 12 March 1848, d 22 Oct 1926 Walla Walla, WA, m. Francis Ann DENT 16 Aug 1874, Lane Co, OR,
2. Johnb. ca 1853, OR.
Info from Mary's obit says that Samuel was killed by Indians about Nov 1852 at Skull Bar, near Galice in Josephine Co, OR.Does anyone have any information on this?
Mary b. 10 Dec 1823 KY or IL, d.4 May 1905 Lane Co, OR.She was living with a grand-daughter at the time of her death.She had remarried 7 Apr 1856 in Lane Co, OR to Andrew Jackson CROW b. 6 Jun 1808 St. Charles Co, MO, d. 14 Nov 1891 Heppner, Morrow Co, OR.They had the following children:
1.Nancy Malvina b. 17 Jan 1857, D. 24 nOV 1942, m. L. Columbus HINTON 9 May 1875, Lived in the Seattle area.
2.Thomas Nelson b. 17 July 1859,
3.Margaret b. ca 1861, m ??? KEYTE.
Son William had 4 children:
1. John d. ca 1940's, m. Edith ??, daughter Ethel m. ??? CONNEY,
2. Ethel m. Herbert HOLT bef 1926,
3. Mabel Claire d. 1962, m. 1) Henry Allen TRIPPLET, children a.) Ronald Henry b. 20 June 1906 Wendling, Lane Co, OR, d. 6 Dec 1982, m. 23 Sep 1940 Olive Muriel BRAGG, b.) Muriel died young. Mabel m 2)Frank WILSON, m3) Floyd HYLTON, lived in Pilot Rock, OR.
4.Margaret D. b. 23 July 1879 OR, d. 1961 Walla Walla, WW Co., WA, m 1) L. Andrew FISHER 23 March 1898 Douglas Co, OR.Children: a.) Elmer Clyde b. 13 Sept 1899 Myrtle Creek, Douglas Co, d. 18 Jan 1907 Leland, Josephine Co, OR.b.)Buelah b. 7 Mar 1901, d. 28 Aug 1985 Walla Walla, WA, m 1) ?? TAYLOR, m 2) Edward BURLINGAME 1 Mar 1924, Pendleton, Umatilla Co, OR, m3) Barry PARK 1 June 1974 College Place, WA.
Would like to share information with anyone who ties in with these lines.