Samuel A. Sanderlin

Samuel A. Sanderlin (Washington/Issaquena Counties)

State House: 1876-1877

Born: May 1850 in Ohio

According to the 1876  Mississippi House Journal, he was a teacher. He was listed as a farmer with wife Salena and children on the 1900 census in Issaquena County and on the 1880 and 1910 census in Sharkey County.

Salena, widowed, was living with daughter Elizabeth in Elmira, NY on the 1940 census, and she died in that city on February 2, 1948.

Clarion Ledger, February 17, 1876
Cincinnati Enquirer, July 17, 1880
Vicksburg Evening Post, Dec 9, 1905