Mary Polly SAUNDERS1 ID#4944, b. 9 August 1788
Father*Lt. Col. Peter Hyde SAUNDERS1,2 b. 20 Sep 1748, d. 17 Aug 1817
Mother*Mary SPARRELL1 b. a 1749, d. 25 Nov 1790
Birth*Mary Polly SAUNDERS was born on 9 August 1788.1,2 
She was the daughter of Lt. Col. Peter Hyde SAUNDERS and Mary SPARRELL.1,2 
WillMary Polly SAUNDERS was mentioned in the will of Lt. Col. Peter Hyde SAUNDERS on 15 August 1812 in Franklin County, Virginia; Franklin County Will Book 2, page 204. Family Search Library Film #7644994, images 368-369.
Marriage*Mary Polly SAUNDERS married Wiley P. WOODS, son of Josiah WOODS and Mary HYDE, on 14 January 1817 in Franklin County, Virginia.1,2,3 


Wiley P. WOODS b. a 1794

Sources (

  1. [S3074] Hale, Nathaniel Claiborne, Roots In Virginia: an Account of Captain Thomas Hale, Virginia Frontiersman, His Descendants And Related Families. With Genealogies And Sketches of Hale, Saunders, Lucke, Claiborne, Lacy, Tobin And Contributing Ancestral Lines. Philadelphia?, 1948., Hathi Trust Digital Library.
  2. [S27] Early, R H. Campbell Chronicles and Family Sketches: Embracing the History of Campbell County, Virginia, 1782-1926. Lynchburg, Va: J.P. Bell Co, 1927., Personal Collection - printed book.
  3. [S106] Early, R. H. The Family of Early: Which Settled Upon the Eastern Shore of Virginia And Its Connection With Other Families. Lynchburg, Va: [Brown-Morrison], 1920., Family Search Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
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