Sarah Elizabeth Mathis

22 February 1863–16 September 1955 (Age 92)
Perry, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Sarah Elizabeth

When Sarah Elizabeth Mathis was born on 22 February 1863, her father, James Bluford Mathis, was 25 and her mother, Rachel Pistole, was 25. She married Milton Green Tomerlin about 1875, in Perry, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 16 September 1955, at the age of 92.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Milton Green Tomerlin
1859–1935
Sarah Elizabeth Mathis
1863–1955
Marriage: about 1875
James Walter Tomerlin
1883–1964
Alice Florence Tomerlin
1885–1984
John Franklin Tomerlin
1888–1989
William Albert Tomerlin
1890–1976
Mary Hilda Tomerlin
1893–
Minnie Belle Tomerlin
1897–1996

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1875
Perry, Tennessee, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

Name Meaning

1 Dutch and French: from a variant of the personal name Mathias ( see Matthew ).2 English: patronymic from a pet form of Matthew .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sarah E Tomlin in household of M G Tomlin, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sary Tomerlin in household of M G Tomerlin, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sarah E Mathis in household of Bluford Mathis, "United States Census, 1880"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.