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Col James Edmonds Saunders
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Birth: May 7, 1806
Death: Aug. 23, 1896

"Honor Thy Father...born Brunswick Co., Va...Humble soldier of the Cross...Staff Officer to Generals John Adams & N. B. Forrest, CSA" Politician, planter, lawyer, writer. Died Lawrence County, Alabama. Married Mary Watkins. Author of Early Settlers of Alabama published by granddaughter after his death. His middle name is sometimes spelled "Edmond" and Sometimes "Edmunds." His last name is also sometimes spelled "Sanders." 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mary Frances Watkins Saunders (1809 - 1889)*
 
 Children:
  Robert Turner Saunders (1827 - 1888)*
  Elizabeth D. Saunders Poellnitz (1829 - 1852)*
  Mary Louise Saunders Blair (1832 - 1859)*
  Dudley Dunn Saunders (1835 - 1908)*
  Sarah Jane Saunders Hayes (1836 - 1896)*
  Prudie Saunders (1842 - 1864)*
  Lawrence Watkins Saunders (1846 - 1867)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rocky Hill Cemetery
Town Creek
Lawrence County
Alabama, USA
 
Created by: Larry Brown
Record added: Sep 18, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21629362
Col James Edmonds Saunders
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Col James Edmonds Saunders
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Col James Edmonds Saunders
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A grand old gentleman and soldier whose writings have inspired me.
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