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Sandford C. "Sandy" Faulkner
Birth: Mar. 3, 1806
Scott County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Aug. 4, 1874
Little Rock
Pulaski County
Arkansas, USA

Musician. Born in Scott County, Kentucky, he was an early western music pioneer known as a teller of tall tales and a fiddle player. He is most noted for composing the popular fiddle tune "The Arkansas Traveler", which was the State song of Arkansas from 1949 to 1963. He also served as a Colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War and Faulkner County Arkansas, is named in his honor. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Evaline M. Faulkner (1813 - 1871)*
 
 Children:
  Minnie P Faulkner (____ - 1866)*
  Sarah Faulkner Trapnall (1827 - 1881)*
  Bettie Faulkner Peay (1833 - 1855)*
  Matilda J Faulkner Buchanan (1844 - 1875)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Holly Cemetery
Little Rock
Pulaski County
Arkansas, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 21, 2001
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