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Family Tree & Genealogy Tools for Russell Lee Sanders

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This is a pedigree chart for Russell [Sanders-11859]. There are additional tools below.

Russell Lee Sanders
12 Aug 1901 - 26 Jan 1973
Pawnee, Sangamon, Illinois, United States

Brother of Amrel Sanders, Edith Maude (Sanders) Welch, Virgil Claude Sanders, Ralph Sanders, Elizabeth Sophia (Sanders) Fry, John Edgar Sanders, Robert Thomas Sanders, Minnie E (Sanders) Boyd, Erma (Sanders) Wolfe, Ruth Marie (Sanders) Oltman, Inez Josephine (Sanders) Marko and Helen (Sanders) Schollenbruch

Husband of Mary Barbara (Schust) Sanders

Father of [private daughter (1920s - unknown)], Ernest Lee Sanders and Wilbur Sanders

Thomas Elijah Sanders ancestors
24 Nov 1861 - 14 Nov 1934
Pawnee Township, Sangamon, Illinois, United States
Robert Elisha Sanders ancestors
26 May 1825 - 03 Dec 1905
Green, Kentucky, United States
* Elisha Sanders ancestors
16 Jan 1804 - 07 Mar 1893
Green, Kentucky, United States
* Elijah Sanders more treemore tree ancestors
abt 1775 - 05 May 1829
* Dorcas Chandler more treemore tree ancestors
13 Aug 1780 - 18 Dec 1863
* Elizabeth Jane Faucett ancestors
12 Jun 1807 - 30 Jun 1865
Green, Kentucky, United States
* Robert Gerard Faucett ancestors
14 Mar 1785 - 09 Mar 1857
* Frances Chandler more treemore tree ancestors
abt 1785 - bef 1857
Isabella Bridges ancestors
25 Feb 1834 - 01 Aug 1865
Montgomery, Kentucky, United States
* James Bridges ancestors
abt 1796 - 13 Aug 1844
Montgomery, Kentucky, USA
* William Bridges ancestors
abt 1760 - 06 Mar 1820
* Elizabeth Wright more treemore tree ancestors
11 Dec 1770 - 27 Mar 1844
* Margaret Ann Lochridge ancestors
1798 - 1859
Montgomery, Kentucky, USA
* John Lockridge more treemore tree ancestors
20 Oct 1762 - 11 Oct 1851
* Margaret Henderson more treemore tree ancestors
14 Jan 1762 - 30 Jan 1835
Sarah Jane Frances Jenkins ancestors
18 Mar 1865 - 16 Feb 1938
Butler, Kentucky, United States
Elias James Jenkins Sr. ancestors
27 Sep 1827 - 18 May 1883
Brush Creek, Smith, Tennessee, United States
* Wilson Jenkins ancestors
1764 - Jul 1830
Granville, North Carolina
* James Jenkins more treemore tree ancestors
abt 1736 - abt Feb 1790
* Martha Crask more treemore tree ancestors
abt 1739 - aft 1790
* Anna Moore ancestors
1793 - May 1829
Smith, Tennessee, USA
* [Moore g-g-grandfather?]
* [Moore g-g-grandmother?]
Elizabeth Ann Harris ancestors
15 Dec 1831 - 28 Feb 1896
Smith, Tennessee, United States
* Dawson B Harris ancestors
Dec 1800 - 13 Sep 1878
Fauquier, Virginia, United States
* Thomas Harris more tree ancestors
abt 1755 - 06 Feb 1825
* [Harris g-g-grandmother?]
* Mary Adelaide Dowell ancestors
abt 1803 - Sep 1851
Fauquier, Virginia, United States
* Nehemiah Dowell Jr. more treemore tree ancestors
13 Nov 1773 - 23 Sep 1842
* Elizabeth Dearing more treemore tree ancestors
03 Oct 1772 - 04 Apr 1850

Here is a collection of tools for genealogists with an interest in Russell's family history.

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Ancestor List for Russell Sanders ahnenlist
Uses the "ahnen" numbering system and presents seven generations in plain text.

Ancestor Explorer [independent app]
View or download a list of up to 20 generations of ancestors who meet a wide variety of criteria, map them, and more.

Compact Family Tree
Packed with eight generations — up to 254 ancestors — along with birth and death dates and locations. The downside is that it's not a conventional tree format; it may take a couple minutes to orient yourself.

How many degrees of separation are between Russell and Henry VIII (or anyone else)? This Connection Finder includes relationships through marriage, so it is not a genealogical cousin calculator like our Relationship Finder, but it's a fun way to illustrate how closely we're all connected.

DNA Ancestors and DNA Descendants DNA view
Designed to help you use genetic testing to confirm and expand Russell's genealogy. The DNA Ancestors page shows the specific ancestors from whom Russell gets his Y chromosome and mitochondrial DNA. Especially helpful for some serious genetic genealogists is the inheritance pattern for Russell's X chromosome, also shown here. The DNA Descendants page shows exactly who has inherited Russell's testable DNA.

DNA Ancestor Confirmation Aid check mark
A step beyond the DNA Ancestors and DNA Descendants views. The ambitious goal: scientific confirmation of each parent-child relationship in Russell's tree.

Dynamic Tree
Expands to include an unlimited number of generations of parents and children. You can zoom in or out and pan around for the perfect view as you browse.

Dynamic Tree by Topola [independent app]
Advanced visualization tools plus downloading and printing capabilities.

Family Group Sheet family group sheet
Simple page to illustrate nuclear families based on marriages. Handy when someone had children from more than one marriage.

Family List
Flexible tool for viewing more ancestors and/or descendants on one page than anywhere else on WikiTree.

Fan ChartFan Chart [independent app]
Lots of options for display, color, and sharing, including DNA inheritance, print with PDF, and other views such as "Fractal H-Trees" and "Relative SpiderWebs."

Images of Russell photos
There aren't any photographs or source images for Russell yet. Please contact the profile managers if you have any.

Index of Sanderss
Shows all the Sanderss on WikiTree. Useful for genealogists with an interest in the surname that goes beyond Russell. There are a variety of connected tools, such as Sanders DNA Connections and SANDERS G2G.

Map Navigator SampleLocation Maps map pin [independent apps]
Here are quick links to mapping websites:
      Birth: Pawnee, Sangamon, Illinois, United States on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
      Marriage: Pawnee, Sangamon, Illinois, United States on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
      Death: Parma, Monroe, New York, United States on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
WikiTree+'s Map Navigator can plot Russell's ancestors or descendants on a map.

Printer-Friendly Tree printable tree
Parallel to the pedigree chart above but optimized for printing. Can be used as a fill-in-the-blanks form.

Profile of Russell
The central place for organizing and viewing information and sources. Whenever you see Russell's name on WikiTree it will be linked to the profile at where Sanders-11859 is Russell's unique WikiTree ID.

Profile Overview [independent app]
Dig into the contents of WikiTree profiles in a completely different way.

Relationship Finder Find Relationship
Enter Sanders-11859 and any other WikiTree ID to find the genealogical relationship between Russell and the other person. It will name the relationship, e.g. "third cousin twice removed," and show the trail of connections to a common ancestor. Although not everyone on WikiTree shares common ancestors, finding and connecting them is our ultimate goal. See the Relationship Finder Quick Links to check for relationships to US presidents, Mayflower passengers, Magna Carta Sureties and more.

Research with RootsSearch [independent app]
Automatically search for Russell on more than 20 different genealogy websites with the RootsSearch app.

Share Tree on Facebook shareable tree
Download and share an attractive family tree image. This is a great way to elicit information and photo sharing from family and old friends. You might be surprised at who replies. The "Wikid Shareable Tree" is another option. You can just copy and paste the URL into your favorite social network.

Surnames surnames
A quick reference sheet with seven generations of Russell's family names.

WikiTree Tools

Here are additional tools to help genealogists collaborate on WikiTree to grow Russell's family history.

Activity Feed
Here you can view the additions and changes that WikiTree members have made to Russell's profile so far.

Bio Check [independent app]
Scan for missing sources and opportunities to improve profiles.

Edit Profile and Relationships edit
Russell's edit page is the central location for adding information and correcting mistakes. Is there anything you can add or improve upon? Since you're not logged-in yet you can't make changes directly. Contact the profile managers. Please don't go away without giving us your information and sources. Thank you!

Family Tree Widgets family tree widgets
If you're a blogger who's writing a post about Russell or have a Sanders family website or surname website you can include one of these widgets to illustrate tree.

Privacy Setting privacy
You'll notice colored privacy icons in search results, the Sanders surname index, etc. The green dot for Russell indicates that profile is Public. Only the profile manager can edit this setting.

Tests of Russell's DNA
If Russell's DNA (not a family member's or descendant's DNA) has been tested for genealogical purposes the test or tests should be selected here. This will automatically create connections on the profiles of Russell's relatives where the test may be useful for confirming relationships. It's very valuable for advanced genealogy. To add tests you need to be on Russell's Trusted List.

Trusted List
This shows you the WikiTree members who have full power to access and edit Russell's information. Use it to see who else shares your interest in Russell and receives updates about changes to the profile. The Relationship Finder icon links Find Relationship next their names will show you their relationship to Russell.


Here are ways to connect and communicate with genealogists regarding Russell's profile, especially if you're unable to collaborate directly using the WikiTree Tools above.

Ask a Question about Russell
WikiTree's Genealogist-to-Genealogist (G2G) Forum is where genealogists help each other. If you have a question about Russell and would like to seek help from the wider community — not just Russell's friends and family — post it here.  

Comment on Profile Message Board
Russell's profile, like all WikiTree profiles, has a section for public comments. This is the best place to put anything you'd like seen by all genealogists who are interested in Russell. Profile managers are alerted to new comments via email, everyone on the Trusted List will see a notice about it in their activity feeds, and people who visit Russell's profile in the future will see your comment. You will need to login to post.

Any image uploaded to WikiTree can be sent as a free e-card, including photos of Russell or scans of vintage postcards. An e-card can be a great way to tell a genealogist or family member about what's here.

Private Message — Directly Contact Profile Manager private message
Here you can send a private message to a Wiki Genealogist managing Russell's profile. If there are multiple managers or genealogists involved, you will need to send separate messages. Unless your information is sensitive it's better to post a public comment. Login to post.

Trusted List Request Form
If you're a family member or descendant please join the Trusted List. This will you give you full access to view, follow, and edit Russell's information on WikiTree. You will need to login first.

If you have sourced information about Russell, the WikiTree community thanks you in advance for not leaving here without sharing it. :-) We are on a mission to connect the human family on one free yet reliable and privacy-controlled tree. Although we will never be finished, we make amazing progress every day because tens of thousands of good genealogists are willing to help.