Sarah Ellen Laybourne

13 June 1856–30 July 1932 (Age 76)
Mill Creek, Lincoln Township, LaPorte, Indiana, United States

The Life of Sarah Ellen

When Sarah Ellen Laybourne was born on 13 June 1856, in Mill Creek, Lincoln Township, LaPorte, Indiana, United States, her father, Daniel Boone Laybourn, was 35 and her mother, Clarisa W Ash, was 33. She married James M Barker on 15 May 1878, in LaPorte, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Lincoln Township, LaPorte, Indiana, United States in 1910 and La Porte, LaPorte, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. She died on 30 July 1932, in LaPorte, Indiana, United States, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

James M Barker
1848–1930
Sarah Ellen Laybourne
1856–1932
Marriage: 15 May 1878
Lillian F. Barker
1880–1940
Delorain Barker
1884–1956
Oma M Barker
1887–1957

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 May 1878
LaPorte, Indiana, United States
children

(3)

    Lillian F. Barker

    Female1880–1940Female

    Delorain Barker

    Male1884–1956Male

    Female1887–1957Female

Parents and Siblings

    Daniel Boone Laybourn

    Male1820–1872Male

    Clarisa W Ash

    Female1822–1911Female

siblings

(12)

    Benjamin W Laybourn

    Male1842–1933Male

    Melissa Jane Laybourn

    Female1844–Female

    Heziah Laybourn

    Male1845–1851Male

    Lucinda Layborn

    Female1847–Female

    William Amos Laybourn

    Male1848–1897Male

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 7

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 7

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 20

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Leyburn in North Yorkshire, so named from an uncertain first element (possibly Old English hlēg ‘shelter’) + Old English burna ‘stream’. Leybourne in Kent, which is named from an Old English personal name Lytta + burna, may also have contributed to the surname to some extent, although it is a predominantly northern name.

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

Sources (3)

  • Sarah Ellen Barker in household of James Barker, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Sarah E Laybourne in household of Hiram Walker, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Sarah E Barker in household of James Barker, "United States Census, 1930"

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