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Josephine SANDERS[1]
Female Abt 1906 - 1998


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  • Birth  Abt 1906  , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender  Female 
    Education  Ollie, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    elementary school through fifth grade 
    Education  , Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    elementary school through seventh grade 
    Alt. Birth  1907  , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Birth date estimated from age at 1920 census: 13 years old.
    Color-Race  3 May 1910  , Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Black 
    Residence  3 May 1910  , Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Color-Race  4 Feb 1920  , Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    B[lack] 
    Literacy  4 Feb 1920  [4
    able to read and write per US federal census 
    Residence  4 Feb 1920  Jesuit Bend, Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Ward 7 
    • The household comprised Arnolie Sanders, Sr (35), his wife Rita (33) and their children Josphine (13), Ralph (12), Ursula (10), Arnolie Jr (7), Lewis (5), Theodore (2-11/12) and Carmen (1-1/12). They were renting the house.
    Color-Race  26 May 1930  Jesuit Bend, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Neg[ro] 
    Residence  26 May 1930  Jesuit Bend, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Police Jury Ward 6 
    • The household comprised Arnolie Sanders (45), his wife Rita (44) and their children Josephine (24), Ralph (22), Ursula (20), Arnolie Jr (18), Louis (15), Theodore (13), Carmen (11), Frances (9), Carl (7), Leo (5) and Rosemary (2-7/12). The house was rented for $5 per month.
    Witness  11 Jul 1931  Belle Chasse, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    to the marriage of Albert Joseph Wynn and Mary Ursula Sanders 
    Residence  1935-1940  Ollie, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    the same house 
    • In 1940, the household comprised Arnolie Sanders (head, 56), his wife Rita (54), and their children Josephine (34), Ralph (32), Arnolie (28), Louis (26), Theodore (23), Carmen (21), Frances (18), Carl (16), Leo (15), Rose Mary (12) and Theresa (9),
      Rose Wallace (45, single, cook) is identified as a lodger.
    Color-Race  30 Apr 1940  Ollie, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Neg[ro] 
    Occupation  30 Apr 1940  Ollie, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    laborer in a clothing factory 
    • According to the U.S. federal census, she worked for 52 weeks in 1939 and earned in $520. She worked 40 hours in the week before the date of the census.
    Died  31 May 1998  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Obituary, The (New Orleans) Times-Picayune, 1 Jun 1998, page B8:

      Josephine Sanders Williams, a homemaker, died Sunday at her home. She was 92. Mrs. Williams was a lifelong resident of New Orleans. She was a parishioner of St. Peter Claver Catholic Church. Survivors include two sons, Louis and Donald Williams; five daughters, Cynthia W. Haynes, Audrey W. Hatley, Barbara Williams, Carol W. Ramie and JoAnn Gray; two brothers, Theodore and Leo Sanders; five sisters, Ursula Wynn, Carmen Wallace, Francis Heard, Rosemary Salvant and Theresa August; 17 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. A Mass will be said Tuesday at 11 a.m. at St. Peter Claver Catholic Church, 1923 St. Phillip St. Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. Burial will be in Resthaven Cemetery. D.W. Rhodes Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. ###
    Buried  2 Jun 1998  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Address:
    10400 Gentilly Road
    New Orleans, LA 70127
    504-242-1367 
    Person ID  I324  Dobard-Tenette-Fauria
    Last Modified  12 Oct 2016 

    Father  Arnolie SANDERS, Sr,   b. 25 May 1884, , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1958, , Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Rita DOBARD,   b. 1886, , , Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1978, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Alt. Marriage  Abt 1904 
    Married  15 Jun 1904  , Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F117  Group Sheet

    Family  Louis "Willie" WILLIAMS, Sr.,   b. 4 Feb 1899,   d. 1 Jun 1968, New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 
    • Josephine is reported as single in the 1940 U.S. federal census. [3]
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Louis "Willie" WILLIAMS, Jr.,   b. 1943,   d. 2002
     3. Living
     4. Living
    Last Modified  15 Jun 2013 
    Family ID  F3009  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Event
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1906 - , , Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - elementary school through fifth grade - - Ollie, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - elementary school through seventh grade - - , Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Birth - 1907 - , , Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsColor-Race - Black - 3 May 1910 - , Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 3 May 1910 - , Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsColor-Race - B[lack] - 4 Feb 1920 - , Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsColor-Race - Neg[ro] - 26 May 1930 - Jesuit Bend, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Police Jury Ward 6 - 26 May 1930 - Jesuit Bend, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWitness - to the marriage of Albert Joseph Wynn and Mary Ursula Sanders - 11 Jul 1931 - Belle Chasse, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - the same house - 1935-1940 - Ollie, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsColor-Race - Neg[ro] - 30 Apr 1940 - Ollie, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - laborer in a clothing factory - 30 Apr 1940 - Ollie, Plaquemines, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 31 May 1998 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    10400 Gentilly Road
    New Orleans, LA 70127
    504-242-1367 - 2 Jun 1998 - New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S28] Census-US federal-1920, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.), Ward 7, Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, SD 2, ED 22, Sheet 8-B, line 40 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S27] Census-US federal-1910 (ancestry), National Archives and Records Administration, (Ancestry.com [database and images on line]), Louisiana, Plaquemines Parish, 7th Ward; Roll: T624_526, Part 1; Page 113B (Reliability: 1).

    3. [S524] Census-US federal-1940, (http://ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012), T627, roll 1439, Ollie, Plaquemines, Louisiana, enumeration district (ED) 38-9, p. 2B, household 27, Family of Arnolie Sanders, accessed 10 Jan 2013 (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S28] Census-US federal-1920, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.), Ward 7, Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, SD 2, ED 22, Sheet 8-B, line 38 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S28] Census-US federal-1920, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.), Jesuit Bend, Plaquemines, Louisiana; Roll: T625_613; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 22; Image: 472. Family of Arnolie Sanders (lines 38-46) (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S144] Census-US federal-1930, United States Bureau of the Census, Year: 1930; Census Place: Police Jury Ward 6, Plaquemines, Louisiana; Roll: 815; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 6; Image: 135.0; FHL microfilm: 2340550; family of Arnolie Sanders, lines 12 through 21 (Reliability: 2).

    7. [S84] Genie: Wallace, Carmen (Dobards of Jesuit Bend), Wallace, Carmen, (New Orleans, photocopies of research, photos and certificates, about 2003;), WYNN, Albert Joseph and Mary Ursula SANDERS; Certificate of Marriage 11 July 1931, Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, extracted from the Marriage Register 26 Jul 2002 (Vol. C1, Page 44, No. 26) by Fr. Patrick Sanders (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S100] Obituary, Josephine Sanders Williams, The (New Orleans) Times-Picayune Publishing Corporation, 1 Jun 1998, page B8. Found on genealogybank.com (Reliability: 2).


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