Harriet Peck Sanders

Is your surname Sanders?

Research the Sanders family

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!

Harriet Peck Sanders (Fenn)

Birthdate:
Death: 1909 (75)
Place of Burial: Forestvale Cemetery Helena Lewis and Clark County Montana
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Joseph Fenn and Nancy Fenn
Wife of Wilbur Fisk Sanders, US Senator
Sister of Clarinda Fenn

Managed by: Private User
Last Updated:
view all

Immediate Family

About Harriet Peck Sanders

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=38749335

Daughter of Joseph & Nancy Fenn. Married Wilbur Fisk Sanders October 27, 1858

Harriet attended Lake Erie College. In 1863, she and her husband, along with their children traveled to Montana by steamboat, arriving in Fort Benton. A memoir published from her diaries of the trip is called "Biscuits and Badmen."

She was well-known in social circles and promoted the suffrage movement as well as other issues dear to her. Her husband was a U.S. Senator from Montana. She died suddenly during a trip to Butte.

She was also known for her artwork.


The Baldwin genealogy from 1500 to 1881 (1881)

Author: Baldwin, C. C. (Charles Candee), 1834-1895
Subject: Baldwin family
Publisher: Cleveland, O, [Leader printing company]
Possible copyright status: NOT_IN_COPYRIGHT

Pg. 510

view all

Harriet Peck Sanders's Timeline

1834
1834
1909
1909
Age 75
????
Forestvale Cemetery Helena Lewis and Clark County Montana