Albany Sanders

Albenna B. Sanders (1830 - 1916)

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Albenna B. (Albany) Sanders
Born in Hart County, Kentuckymap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Warren Kentuckymap
Descendants descendants
Died in Cave City, Barren County, Kentuckymap
Profile last modified | Created 26 Nov 2015
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Albany Sanders served in the United States Civil War.
Mustered out:
Side: USA
Regiment(s): 11th Kentucky Infantry - Company A



He never learned how to read or write, but English was his native language.


Name as shown on documents, listed in alphabetical order:
  • A (1857 KY marriage record to L P Marr),
  • A. B. (son Noah's TX death certificate)
  • Albana, (Civil War Record-7th Regiment, Co E, KY Cavalry)
  • Albannia (KY death certificate and KY Death Index),
  • Albany (son Charles's TX death certificate),
  • Albany Saunders (also Abbens-National Park Service Military Record)
  • Albena (1850 Census),
  • Albenny (1870 Census and son Albert Sidney's TX death certificate),
  • Albenna B (1888 Civil War Pension record, 1900 Census, headstone and headstone application),
  • Albnna (1880 Census),
  • Albert (1860 Census),
  • Albert S G Saunders (Civil War Record).
  • Albina (1910 Census and 1910 KY Miracode Index)
Albenna B. Sanders and wife Lucy Sally Marr

Military Service

National Park Service Military Record[1]
Union Soldier in Co A, 11th KY Infantry
He and his wife Lucy P Marr had been married for 49 years at the time of her death.


Hart County, Kentucky[2]


  1. National Park Military Service Record
  2. Find A Grave: Memorial #45172214

DNA Confirmation

  • Paternal relationship is confirmed through Y-chromosome DNA testing. Rocky Sanders and Charles Sanders match on 36 out of 37 markers on Ysearch thereby confirming their direct paternal lines back to their patrilineal MRCA Samuel Sanders.

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Albenna B. Sanders (son of Elias Sanders) and wife Lucy Sally Marr
Albenna B. Sanders (son of Elias Sanders) and wife Lucy Sally Marr


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