Sarah H Word

1839–8 October 1924 (Age 85)
Hopkins, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Sarah H

When Sarah H Word was born in 1839, in Hopkins, Kentucky, United States, her father, Frederick D. Word, was 31 and her mother, Mary Isabella Jones, was 23. She married John S. Lamb on 21 April 1855, in Crittenden, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Piney, Crittenden, Kentucky, United States in 1920. She died on 8 October 1924, in Crittenden, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Marion, Crittenden, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

John S. Lamb
1833–1898
Sarah H Word
1839–1924
Marriage: 21 April 1855
Mary Emma Lamb
1857–1931
Richard Lee Lamb
1859–1885
Lura L Lamb
1866–1959
Cordie Lamb
1869–1889
Charles Elbert Lamb
1874–1959

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 April 1855
Crittenden, Kentucky, United States
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    Frederick D. Word

    Male1808–Male

    Mary Isabella Jones

    Female1816–Female

siblings

(7)

    R H Word

    Male1836–Male

    Quinn B. Word

    Male1838–Male

    Female1839–1924Female

    William F Word

    Male1840–Male

    David W Word

    Male1843–Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1842 · ""

Age 3

Historical Boundaries 1842: Livingston, Kentucky, United States; 1842: Crittenden, Kentucky, United States
1846

Age 7

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1862 · Battle of Perryville

Age 23

On October 8, 1862, the Battle of Perryville took place between the Army of Ohio and the Army of Mississippi. It was the bloodiest battle on Kentucky soil. The Union lost around four thousand people and the Confederates lost around three thousand people. This was about one fifth of those that fought.

Name Meaning

Perhaps an Americanized spelling of Dutch van der Woord, a habitational name from places named Woord, Woerd, or Word.

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

Sources (3)

  • Sarah Lamb in household of H Newton Lamb, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sarah H Lamb in household of John S Lamb, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Sarah H Word in household of Fred D Word, "United States Census, 1850"

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