Posted By:Lola Ball
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Subject:Wm. P. Sanders & Sarah A. Jones Sanders
Post Date:January 30, 2002 at 23:22:19
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/tx/wilbarger/messages/48.html
Forum:Wilbarger County, TX Genealogy Forum
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Any information re: Jones and Sanders families related to below, would be appreciated.

Sarah A. Jones, b. abt. 1835, (unk.), d. 28 Jan 1918, Harrold, Wilbarger Co., TX.

married: July, 1857, Burnsville, Tishomingo Co., MS

Wm. P. Sanders, b. 1829, AL, d. 15 April 1876, Wilbarger Co., TX.

Sarah and Wm. came to TX from MS about 1866. They lived in Ladonia, Fannin Co., TX then later moved to Wilbarger Co., TX.
This information was obtained from a "Confederate Pension Application" submitted in 1899, by S.A. Sanders, wife of W.P. Sanders, deceased.
Witnesses:
Marion Sanders, Wolfe City, Hunt Co., TX (brother of W.P.)
W.T. (Thomas) Sanders, Fannin Co., TX (nephew of W.P)
J.F. Sanders, "commonly referred to as Doc Sanders"
R.M. Pyle, resident of Wilbarger Co., TX (son-in-law)
Roland Cobb, resident of Wilbarger Co., TX (friend)

Signed by Wilbarger County Judge, James R. Tolbert
and County Commissioners, J.M. Batchelor, J.B. Lockett, W.T. Collins and J.P Starr.