William Jefferson Saum

M, b. 19 August 1881, d. 14 September 1923
     William Jefferson Saum was born on 19 August 1881 at Reading Twp., Perry Co., OH. He was the son of Andrew J. Saum and Martha E. Codderman. William Jefferson Saum died on 14 September 1923 at Junction City, Perry Co., OH, at age 42.

(?) Saunders

F, b. circa 1892
     (?) Saunders lived at Fresno, Fresno Co., CA. She was born circa 1892. She was the daughter of George W. Saunders and Lee Ann Windle.

Catharine Saunders

F, b. 14 August 1909
     Catharine Saunders was born on 14 August 1909.1 She was the daughter of William David Saunders and Sadie I. Price.


  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 654.

Charles A. Saunders

M, b. 20 November 1859, d. 7 May 1942
     Charles A. Saunders was born on 20 November 1859 at Ohio.1 He married Grace D. Irey, daughter of Joseph Wilkins Irey and Elizabeth Catherine Swigart, on 14 December 1899 at Jay Co., IN. Charles A. Saunders lived on 17 January 1920 at Fruita, Mesa Co., CO.1 He lived on 10 April 1930 at Middletown, Lake Co., CA.2 He died on 7 May 1942 at Lake Co., CA, at age 82.


  1. [S2857] 1920 Federal Census, Mesa County, Colorado. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 168.
  2. [S4448] 1930 Federal Census, Lake County, California. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 120; FHL #2339855.

Clarence Saunders

     Clarence Saunders died Killed in accident at Rail Road Crossing at Mount Liberty, OH. Clarence Saunders was also known as Pete. He married Mellissie Ann Moreland, daughter of Basil J. Moreland and Myrta E. Larimore.

Elizabeth Saunders

F, b. 22 June 1920, d. 13 December 2011
     Elizabeth Saunders was born on 22 June 1920 at Chillicothe, Ross Co., OH. She was the daughter of Horace Saunders and Grace (?)1,2 Elizabeth Saunders married Robert Lawrence Spindler, son of Lawrence Neal Spindler and Edna Ethel Reinhart, after April 1940, four children to this marriage. Elizabeth Saunders died on 13 December 2011 at Ft. Walton Beach, Okaloosa Co., FL, at age 91.


  1. [S252] 1920 Federal Census, Ross County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 1431.
  2. [S1302] 1930 Federal Census, Ross County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 1865; FHL #2341599.

George W. Saunders

M, b. circa 1861
     George W. Saunders was born circa 1861. He married Lee Ann Windle, daughter of Joseph Washington Windle and Mary Wilson Clark, on 4 January 1881 at Missouri.

Child of George W. Saunders and Lee Ann Windle

Herchel L. Saunders

M, b. circa 1920
     Herchel L. Saunders was born circa 1920. He married Juanita Caroline Chaffin, daughter of Ellsworth Chaffin and Mina A. Hamen, on 10 April 1950.

Horace Saunders1

M, b. February 1893, d. before April 1930
     Horace Saunders was also known as Alonzo Sanders.2 He was born in February 1893 at Ohio.2,1 He married Grace (?) circa 1916.1 Horace Saunders died before April 1930.
Note: Alonzo Sanders, 1900 census, was listed as "B", black, as were his parents Charles and Annie. Alonzo Saunders, 1910 census, was listed as "ML", mulatto, as was his widowed mother. Horace Saunders, 1920 census, was listed as "W", white.

Child of Horace Saunders and Grace (?)


  1. [S252] 1920 Federal Census, Ross County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 1431.
  2. [S181] 1900 Federal Census, Ross County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Rolls 1317-18; FHL#1241317-18.

John Daniel Saunders

     John Daniel Saunders married Virginia Gibson.

Child of John Daniel Saunders and Virginia Gibson

Sarah Saunders

F, b. 5 August 1817, d. 2 August 1876
     Sarah Saunders was born on 5 August 1817 at Rockingham Co., VA. She married Sylvester Henton, son of Thomas Henton and Sarah Tallman, on 7 January 1834 at Peru, Miami Co., IN. Sarah Saunders died on 2 August 1876 at Peru, Miami Co., IN, at age 58.

Children of Sarah Saunders and Sylvester Henton

Virginia Saunders

F, b. 22 June 1913
     Virginia Saunders was born on 22 June 1913.1 She was the daughter of William David Saunders and Sadie I. Price.


  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 654.

William David Saunders

     William David Saunders was the son of John Daniel Saunders and Virginia Gibson. William David Saunders married Sadie I. Price, daughter of Jonas R. Price and Sarah Catherine Yundt, on 28 October 1908, Ceremony by Rev. J. B. Hutson.1 William David Saunders lived in 1926 at 2505 Fifth Avenue, Richmond, VA.1

Children of William David Saunders and Sadie I. Price


  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 654.

Terry L. Sauser

M, b. 25 May 1951, d. 3 April 2011
     Terry L. Sauser was born on 25 May 1951. He died on 3 April 2011 at age 59

Obituary -- (Findagrave.com):

Terry L. Sauser, 59, of Ryan died April 3, 2011.

Memorial Services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, April 7, 2011 at the Peace Lutheran Church in Ryan. Visitation will be 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m., Thursday prior to services at the church. Inurnment will be in the Oakland Cemetery, Manchester, Iowa. Bohnenkamp-Murdoch Funeral Home in Manchester is in charge of the arrangements.

Terry was born May 25, 1951, the son of Elliott "Alex" and Waynette (Irvin) Sauser.

Following graduation from West Delaware in 1969, he attended college at Ellsworth Community College, and the University of Northern Iowa, where he received his degree.

On March 20, 1978, Terry was united in marriage to Bonnie Dahl. To this union was born three children. The couple later divorced.

Terry worked at AEGON in Cedar Rapids and was owner and operator of Sauser's Hardware, Liquor, Grocery and Gas Station in Ryan.

He was a member of the Peace Lutheran Church in Ryan and on the Ryan Volunteer Fire Department.

Terry is survived by three children; Bryan (Jessica) Sauser of Bellevue, Michelle Sauser of Cedar Rapids, and Heather Sauser of Ryan; and one grandchild, Jeremiah Sauser.

Terry was preceded in death by his parents, Elliott and Waynette Sauser; a stepmother, Edna Karteus-Sauser; and one brother, Michael Sauser in 2007.

..Arrangements & Obituary: Bohnenkamp-Murdoch Funeral Home in Manchester, Iowa.

He was buried in April 2011 at Oakland Cemetery, Manchester, Delaware Co., IA, Findagrave #67920119.

Helena Eliza Sauter

F, b. 1 April 1830, d. 7 February 1904
     Helena Eliza Sauter was born on 1 April 1830 at Lachen Speyerdorf, Palatinate. She was the daughter of John Sauter and Helena Hoffman.1 Helena Eliza Sauter married Walter Ludwig Faulhaber, son of Isaak Jakob Ludwig Faulhaber and Anna Louisa Munzinger, on 1 March 1849 at Tiffin, Seneca Co., OH, Ceremony by Rev. John J. Beilharz. Helena Eliza Sauter died on 7 February 1904 at Lancaster Co., NE, at age 73 Helena was the oldest girl, but we do not know how many children were in her family. We do know that she had a brother and sister, Christina. Her brother, Frank Souder, also served in the Civil War. He was killed in the Battle of Chancellorsville, VA, May 2, 1865, at 25 years of age. Inscription on his tombstone - "His body is not buried here. He fell in the Battle for the Cause he held dear. He obeyed his Commander, was brave in his fight and died like a soldier for freedom and right. Capt. of Co. B 55 Regt. O. VI." Buried at Maumee, Ohio. - Note from June Kaiser.

Helena's father was a butcher and owned a big Butcher Shop in Sandusky, Ohio. When they had the flu epidemic there, he would take all the bones and meat scraps he had home and they would cook it up in a soup. Then everyday after he closed the shop he and Helena would go around and fill the soup bowls, pots or whatever the people would put out on their porchs or doorsteps, so they would have something nourishing to eat while they were ill - Note from June Kaiser.

The 1850 US Census, City of Tymochtee, Wyandot County, OH - Lewis, Eliza, and John Faulhaber were living with Eliza's parents. They are John Souder, 44, M, Farmer & Butcher; Helena, 45, F; Frank, 12, M; Phebe, 10, F; Christina, 5, F; Hannah, 3, F; and Mary A. 1, F.

From Ohio Marriage records:
Souder, Christina m Seagchrist, Christian May 19 1842 by John J Beilharz M G (Note date may be in error)
Souder, Eliza Helena m Foulharbor, Lewis March 1 1949 by John J Beilharz V D M

Obit from "Nebraska State Journal", Feb. 9, 1904, Page 8, Col 2:
Mrs. Helen Faulhaber, wife of Louis Faulhaber, aged 74 years, died Monday morning at 11 o'clock at her home two miles east and one and one-half miles south of Walton. She leaves a husband and eight sons and three daughters. The funeral will take place at the German Lutheran church two and one-half miles southeast of the residence, Wednesday at 3 p.m." She was buried on 9 February 1904 at Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery, Walton, Lancaster Co., NE.

Children of Helena Eliza Sauter and Walter Ludwig Faulhaber


  1. [S805] 1850 Federal Census, Wyandot County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 741.

Ida Sauter

F, b. 5 March 1867, d. 28 January 1942
     Ida Sauter was born on 5 March 1867 at Jettenbach, Germany. She married Adolph Munzinger, son of Michel Munzinger and Margarethe Wagner, on 13 August 1889 at Jettenbach, Germany. Ida Sauter died on 28 January 1942 at Schwetzingen / Neckar, Germany, at age 74.

Children of Ida Sauter and Adolph Munzinger

John Sauter1

M, b. 14 January 1805, d. circa 1856
     John Sauter was born on 14 January 1805 at Lachen Speyerdorf, Palatinate.1 He married Helena Hoffman on 17 July 1827 at Lachen Speyerdorf, Palatinate.1 Occupation: Farmer and butcher in 1850 at Tymochtee Twp., Wyandot Co., OH.1 John Sauter died circa 1856.

Child of John Sauter and Helena Hoffman


  1. [S805] 1850 Federal Census, Wyandot County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 741.

Klara Sauter

F, b. 4 May 1879, d. 24 April 1902
     Klara Sauter was born on 4 May 1879 at Niedermiesau, Rhein-Pfalz, Germany. She married August Munzinger, son of Walter Munzinger and Juliana Metzger, on 17 August 1898 at Obermiesau, Rhein-Pfalz, Germany. Klara Sauter died on 24 April 1902 at Obermiesau, Rhein-Pfalz, Germany, at age 22.

Children of Klara Sauter and August Munzinger

Maria Eva Sauter1

     Maria Eva Sauter married Johann Daniel Munzinger, son of Heinrich Munzinger and Maria Eva (?).

Child of Maria Eva Sauter and Johann Daniel Munzinger


  1. [S1] Munzinger Genealogy Chart Microfilm Image; LDS Library, Salt Lake City, UT.

Maria Katharina Sauter1

     Maria Katharina Sauter was the daughter of Philip Sauter. Maria Katharina Sauter married Johann Theobald Munzinger, son of Johann Theobald Munzinger and Maria Elisabeth Schmidt, on 9 May 1847 at Evangelical Church, Obermiesau, Palatinate (now Rhein-Pfalz).

Children of Maria Katharina Sauter and Johann Theobald Munzinger


  1. [S1] Munzinger Genealogy Chart Microfilm Image; LDS Library, Salt Lake City, UT.

Olga Sauter

F, b. 18 March 1898, d. 18 March 1985
     Olga Sauter was born on 18 March 1898 at Miesau, Rhein-Pfalz, Germany. She married Ludwig Munzinger, son of Jakob Munzinger and Elisabeth Ludwig, on 24 December 1921 at Miesau, Rhein-Pfalz, Germany. Olga Sauter died on 18 March 1985 at Landstuhl, Rhein-Pfalz, Germany, at age 87.

Child of Olga Sauter and Ludwig Munzinger

Philip Sauter


Child of Philip Sauter

Antoinette Savage

F, b. 14 February 1914, d. 7 April 1988
     Antoinette Savage was born on 14 February 1914 at Houston, Harris Co., TX. She married Marcus Lee Posey, son of Isaac Benton Posey and Lora Edith Walker, on 29 September 1934 at Houston, Harris Co., TX. Antoinette Savage died on 7 April 1988 at Texas at age 74.

Caroline Savage1

F, b. 23 November 1856, d. 23 May 1919
     Caroline Savage was born on 23 November 1856 at Pennsylvania.1 She was the daughter of Davis Savage and Aquilla Harley.1 Caroline Savage married Elwood H. Leopold, son of Jonas Leopold and Anne Price, on 18 May 1876, Ceremony by Rev. A. S. Leinbach.1 Caroline Savage died on 23 May 1919 at age 62.1

Child of Caroline Savage and Elwood H. Leopold


  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 176.
  2. [S82] Price Genealogy, 177.

Davis Savage1

     Davis Savage married Aquilla Harley.1

Child of Davis Savage and Aquilla Harley


  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 176.

Gertrude A. Savage1

F, b. May 1877
     Gertrude A. Savage was born in May 1877 at Illinois.1,2 She married V. S. von Stiers circa 1895.1

Child of Gertrude A. Savage and V. S. von Stiers


  1. [S2275] 1900 Federal Census, Norton County, Kansas. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 493; FHL #1240493.
  2. [S2274] 1930 Federal Census, Barry County, Missouri. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 1175; FHL #2340910.

Gertrude Adella Savage

F, b. 27 May 1877, d. 18 October 1970
     Gertrude Adella Savage was born on 27 May 1877 at McHenry, McHenry Co., IL. She married Henry Clinton Eli, son of John Anthony Eli Jr. and Elizabeth Jane Hayworth, on 22 April 1919 at Phillipsburg, Phillips Co., KS. Gertrude Adella Savage died on 18 October 1970 at Lucas, Russell Co., KS, at age 93.
Note: In the 1920 Census, living with Henry and Gertrude is Gertrude's daughte Rosalie von Stiers, from a previous marriage, born about 1906.

Prior to her marriage to Henry, Gertrude was married to an unknown Stout and later to Vanetta Samuel Von Stiers, with whom she had five children. After her short marriage to Henry she was married to James Franklin Hill.

Ida Mae Savage1

F, b. 2 September 1860, d. 7 February 1937
     Ida Mae Savage was born on 2 September 1860 at Iowa.1 She married Alexander Neeley, son of James Neeley and Rosanna Royer, circa 1875.1 Ida Mae Savage died on 7 February 1937 at Tulsa, Tulsa Co., OK, at age 76.

Child of Ida Mae Savage and Alexander Neeley


  1. [S488] 1900 Federal Census, Cherokee Nation, Oklahoma Territory. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Rolls 1843-46; FHL #1241843-46.

Leonard Harlin Savage

M, b. 30 January 1906, d. 1 December 1992
     Leonard Harlin Savage was born on 30 January 1906 at Pittsburg Co., Indian Territory (now OK). He was the son of Thomas Halsell Savage and Mattie Bland Jones.1 Leonard Harlin Savage married Phoebe King Larimore, daughter of Walter King Larimore and Margery Elizabeth Paxton. Leonard Harlin Savage died on 1 December 1992 at Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Co., OK, at age 86 Obituary (findagrave.com):

Leonard Harlin Savage was born January 30, 1906 in Blanco, Indian Territory and died December 1, 1992. He was the son of Mattie and Thomas Halsell Savage. His parents and brothers, William R. and M.T. Savage, predeceased him. Leonard attended a two-room school in Blanco through the seventh grade and graduated from McAlester High School in 1924. From 1924 to 1930, he attended the University of Oklahoma in Norman, working his way through school by waiting tables, doing stenography work for the University Extension Division and managing his fraternity house. He was a member of Phi Delta Theta, Phi Delta Phi, Phi Beta Kappa, and the Order of the Coif.

After graduation from the College of Law, he became a law clerk for Justice Hefner on the Oklahoma Supreme Court. One year later, he became Assistant State Insurance Commissioner, and held that position with the Oklahoma Insurance Department for four years.

In 1936, Leonard and J.I. Gibson organized a law firm which became Savage, Gibson, Benefield and Shelton, and he was active in the Oklahoma City legal community for many years.

In 1945, Leonard organized Standard Life and Accident Insurance Company, and served as president of Standard Life and its affiliated companies until 1974. He also served as president of TriState Insurance Company of Tulsa in the 1950's and was president of the Oklahoma Association of Fire and Casualty Companies. In 1955, Leonard was appointed to the Board of Regents of the University of Oklahoma and served as a regent until 1963. He was a trustee of the Oklahoma University Foundation for several years. In 1971, he received the University's highest honor, the Distinguished Service Award.

Leonard was an active member of the Crown Heights Christian Church, serving as chairman of the Building Committee and as a longtime member of the Victory Class. He was also a member of the Board of Trustees of Phillips University in Enid for more than 20 years and acted as the chairman of the Board of Trustees for more than five years. He was a member of the Oklahoma City Golf and Country Club, serving as a director and as president of the club for two terms. He was a founder of the Economics Club of Oklahoma City, the Petroleum Club and a member of the Men's Dinner Club. He also served as a member of the Board of Directors of The Liberty National Bank and Trust Company.

n 1960, Leonard purchased 640 acres of land north of Tucson, Arizona, which he developed into Skyline Country Club Estates, a community of more than 400 families. In 1962, he organized the Union Bank of Tucson, Arizona, and served as its president for several years. In the 1970's, he developed the Y-Lightning Ranch in Sierra Vista into a residential community.

Leonard is survived by his wife of 56 years, Phoebe; two sons, Philip and Robert of Oklahoma City; two daughters, Elizabeth del Pozo of San Diego, Ca. and Anne Holbrook of Oklahoma City; 14 grandchildren, Ann Harlin, John and Thomas Savage and Stacey Stewart, Laurie Huebner, Phoebe Pluchar, Jeff Huebner, Carlos del Pozo, Michael, Lisa and Sarah Holbrook, Harlin, Mary Anne and Lane Savage; and a great grandson, David Cardenas. He is also survived by his brother, Judge Royce Savage of Tulsa; and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be held at Crown Heights Christian Church on Friday, December 4, 1992, at 2 pm. In lieu of flowers, the family has established a memorial in Leonard's name at the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation.

Leonard was a generous person and a scholar who devoted his life to the education and well-being of his family, friends and those in need. Above all, he was a great husband, father and grandfather.

Hahn-Cook/Street & Draper Funeral Home

(Published in The Oklahoman, Dec 3, 1992.)

He was buried in December 1992 at Rose Hill Cemetery, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Co., OK, Find A Grave Memorial# 83303676.


  1. [S4077] 1910 Federal Census, Pittsburg County, Oklahoma. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 1269; FHL #1375282.

Thomas Halsell Savage1

M, b. 6 September 1877, d. 21 September 1969
     Thomas Halsell Savage was born on 6 September 1877 at Monroe Co., KY.1 He married Mattie Bland Jones on 12 January 1902 at Mannsville, Johnston Co., OK. Thomas Halsell Savage died on 21 September 1969 at Pittsburg Co., OK, at age 92. He was buried in September 1969 at Oak Hill Memorial Park, McAlester, Pittsburg Co., OK.

Child of Thomas Halsell Savage and Mattie Bland Jones


  1. [S4077] 1910 Federal Census, Pittsburg County, Oklahoma. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 1269; FHL #1375282.