John Sanders (1873 - 1916)

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Toronto (mount Pleasant) Cemetery Section 8,
Canada

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Service number: 669985
Rank: Private
Regiment: Canadian Infantry
Unit/ship/squadron: 166th Bn.

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Dawaski Sanders Jr.

Dawaski Sanders Jr.

Dawaski Sanders Jr. Family

Dawaski Sanders Jr. Family

Dawaski K. Sanders

Dawaski K. Sanders

Bobbie Sanders Ford

Bobbie Sanders Ford

Emeron L Sanders Family

Emeron L Sanders Family

Eliazar Sanders

Eliazar Sanders

Abraham Sanders

Abraham Sanders

Sanders Family circa 1965

Sanders Family circa 1965

Minnie Sanders

Minnie Sanders

Montell Sanders

Montell Sanders

Montell Sanders and Irene Scheben

Montell Sanders and Irene Scheben

Montell Sanders

Montell Sanders

Montell Sanders

Montell Sanders

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Timeline

1873 - In the year that John Sanders was born, on February 12th, The Coinage Act of 1873 was signed by President Ulysses S. Grant. It went into effect on April 1st and ended the use of gold and silver in the U.S. for currency - placing the country on the gold standard. The Act wasn't popular with everyone.

1880 - By the time he was merely 7 years old, on February 2nd the city of Wabash, Indiana became the third city in the world to be lit by electricity.

1890 - He was 17 years old when on June 1st, the U.S. Census Bureau started tabulating census returns with punch cards. Herman Hollerith's "tabulating machine" used punch cards to more quickly compute census information, taking the time to get census results from 8 years in 1880 to 6 years for the 1890 census. Hollerith's company eventually became IBM.

1903 - When he was 30 years old, two brothers, Orville and Wilbur Wright, flew the first powered heavier-than-air plane. They flew 4 times in one day - the longest flight lasting 59 seconds and a little over 852 feet. While the brothers had notified several newspapers of their attempt, only one - a local paper - covered it. After their 4th flight, a gust of wind caught the plane, turned it over, and totaled it.

1916 - In the year of John Sanders's passing, the Battle of Verdun was fought from February through December. It was the largest and longest battle of World War I, lasting 303 days. The original estimates were 714,231 casualties - 377,231 French and 337,000 German, an average of 70,000 casualties a month. Current estimates are even larger. The Battle of the Somme was also fought from July through September of the same year. Original estimates were 485,000 British and French casualties and 630,000 German casualties.

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John Sanders died on March 26, 1916 at 43 years old. There is no known cause of death for John. He was buried in Toronto (mount Pleasant) Cemetery Section 8, Canada. He was born around 1873. There is no information about John's family.

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