Sarah Jane Beach

24 December 1838–21 June 1914 (Age 75)
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Sarah Jane

When Sarah Jane Beach was born on 24 December 1838, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Thomas Parnell Beach, was 30 and her mother, Sarah Stickney Barker, was 24. She married William Edwin Upham on 15 July 1863, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She died on 21 June 1914, in Weston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

William Edwin Upham
1834–
Sarah Jane Beach
1838–1914
Marriage: 15 July 1863
William Parnell Upham
1865–
Henry Sherman Upham
1868–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 July 1863
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (7)

1846

Age 8

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860 · Abraham Lincoln Elected President

Age 22

Abraham Lincoln was Elected President of the United States in November of 1860
1863

Age 25

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a stream, Middle English beche, Old English bece, a byform of bæce. Compare Bach 3.2 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a beech tree or beech wood, from Middle English beche ‘beech tree’ (Old English bēce).3 Perhaps also an Americanized form of German Bisch .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah J Upham, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Sarah I Beach in household of Sarah B Beach, "Massachusetts State Census, 1855"
  • Sarah J Beach in household of Sarah P Beach, "United States Census, 1860"

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