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Isabella Letsinger Sanders

born Nov 1850

In 1900 census she gives her birth info as above, but her supposed sister Matilda in same census gives her birth info at Dec 1850--something's not right there




 1824-Ruth Hannah Letsinger

 1826-John Michael Letsinger

 1828-Margaret E

 1831-Mary Eveline Letsinger

 1833-William T Letsinger

 1835-Sarah Letsinger

 1837-Louisa Letsinger

 1839-James Herman

 1842-Emily Caroline

 1844-George Lewis Letsinger

 1850-Matilda Letsinger



1894 Carroll Co. TN

marriage records

show Isabelle Letsinger


F.C. Sanders



note these are Isabelle's stepchildren


 1884-Lutie (male)

 1889-Ila (female)




George Letsinger


Nancy Hefley Letsinger


spouse's parents:

maternal grandparents:

Michael Hefley &

Margaret "Peggy" Hamilton


paternal grandparents:

John Michael Ledsinger & Rutha Fennell


maternal aunts & uncles:

1801-Mary Hefley Dunlap; 1806-Sarah Hefley Carter; 1808-Elizabeth Hefley (Rosamon); 1811-William Hefley; c.1813-James Hefley; 1816-Henry Hefley


paternal aunts & uncles:


1850 census, Carroll County TN, District 8

George Letsinger, age 48, farmer, born SC, estate value $600

Nancy A. Letsinger, age 44, born SC

Rutha H, age 26, born SC

John (M?), age 24, farmer, born SC

Margaret E, age 22, born TN

Mary E, age 19, born TN

William T, age 17, born TN

Sarah A, age 15, born TN

Louisa M, age 13, born TN

James H, age 11, born TN

Emily C, age 8, born TN

George L, age 6, born TN

Isabella, age 1, born TN

(next household is John Letsinger, 24, born SC & Mary C., age 19, born TN)


1860 census, Carroll County TN, District 8

George Letsinger, age 58, farmer, $1500/$650, born SC

Nancy, age 56, born SC

James H, age 21, farm laborer, born TN

Caroline, age 18

George L, age 16

Isabella, age 11

Matilda, age 9

Mary, age 7


1894 Carroll County TN marriage index: Isabelle Letsinger & FC Sanders


1900 census, Carroll County TN, civil district 11, district 131

(NOTE their neighbor is the enumerator of the census, so unlikely to get their info wrong)

Ferman C Sanders, age 62, born Aug 1837, in present marriage 6 years, farmer, born TN, parents born TN

wife Isabell, age 49, born Nov 1850, mother of 0

son Lutie, age 15, born June 1884

daughter Ila, age 10, born Aug 1889


1910 census, Carroll County TN, Huntingdon township, district 28

Ferman C Sanders, age 72, in 2nd marriage 15 years, Justice of the Peace, born NC of parents born NC

wife Issabel, age 59, in marriage 1 15 years, mother of 0, born in TN of parents born in US