Daniel Sanders was born 8 January 1805 in Banks County, Georgia, United States to Aaron Sanders (1769-1854) and died 2 August 1875 Banks County, Georgia, United States of unspecified causes. He married Miriam Rosetta Hillhouse (1810-1886) .

Gravestone of Daniel and Miriam Sanders - Banks Co Georgia

Daniel Samual Sanders was born in Franklin County near Gross Level, where his grandfather, Moses Sanders (1742-1817) was founder of the Baptist Church there. In 1858, that region was subdivided to create the new Banks County. Daniel is married to Miriam Rosetta Hillhouse (1810-1886)

Tombstone Inscription : "Dear parents tho we miss you much we know you rest with God"

Vital Records

Daniel has the same wife (Miriam Rosetta) in both the 1860 and 1870 US Census, but she switches her name around.

1860 US Federal Census

Taken for the 6th Malitia District, Banks Co, Georgia. All children were born in Georgia.

  • Daniel Sanders - M/55 - B: Georgia
  • Mirum R Sanders - F/50 - B: So Carolina
  • Mary A Sanders - F/25
  • Samuel H Sanders - M/22
  • Esther A Sanders - F/20
  • Rozetta Sanders - F/17
  • Daniel C Sanders - M/13
  • Elijah M Sanders - M/11
  • John W Sanders - M/9

1870 US Federal Census

Family #777 on census Taken for Buskville District #20, Banks Co, Georgia. - 16 Jul 1870. The Landers may be boarders, and Rosetta Clark, might be their daughter. All are born in Georgia except mother Rosetta. Two more households of Landers live closeby.

  • Daniel Sanders - M/66 - B: Georgia Ocp: Farmer
  • Rosetta Sanders - F/58 -
  • Mary A Landers - F/28
  • Daniel C Landers - M/26 - Ocp: Farm Labor
  • Rosetta C Clark - F/24
  • Ida Clark - F/1
  • Jenkins Clark - M/26 - Ocp: Farm Labor



Offspring of Daniel Sanders and Miriam Rosetta Hillhouse (1810-1886)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Aaron Jefferson Sanders (1831-1909) 15 January 1831 Homer, Banks County, Georgia, United States 21 October 1909 Banks County, Georgia, United States Mary M Rucker (1835-1923)
Mary Ann Sanders (1832-1919)
Martha Ataline Sanders (1834-1922)
Samuel Harvey Sanders (1837-1918)
Esther Angeline Sanders (1839-1939)
Mariam Rosetta L Sanders (1842-1929)
Daniel C Sanders (1845-)
Elijah Minyard Sanders (1846-1919)
Charity Elizabeth Sanders (1848-)
Harriet Elizabeth Sanders (1848-)
John Worth Sanders (1850-1909)



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