Sarah Louisa Thomas Mahurin

Brief Life History of Sarah Louisa Thomas

When Sarah Louisa Thomas Mahurin was born on 6 July 1848, in Grayson, Kentucky, United States, her father, William Harmon Mahurin, was 32 and her mother, Anna B Deweese, was 26. She married Silas T. Renfrow on 7 July 1864, in Linn, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Long Tom, Lane, Oregon, United States in 1880 and Kootenai, Idaho, United States in 1910. She died on 19 April 1914, in St. Maries, Benewah, Idaho, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in St. Maries, Benewah, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Silas T. Renfrow
Sarah Louisa Thomas Mahurin
Marriage: 7 July 1864
Stephen Edward Renfro
Rhoda H. Renfro
John H. Renfro
James Albert Renfro
Clarkson Renfro
Mertie Ellen Renfro
Harvey H. Renfrow
Nora Ann Renfro
Cora Bell Renfro

Sources (25)

  • Sarah T Renfro, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Sarah T. Mahurin, "Missouri Marriages, 1750-1920"
  • Sarah Mahurin Mahurin, "Oregon, Oregon State Archives, Death Records, 1864-1967"

World Events (8)

1850 · 8th Most Populated State

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.

1859 · Oregon Becomes a State

Oregon became the 33rd state admitted to the Union on February 14, 1859. 

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

Irish: probably an altered form of Mulherin .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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