Sara M. Draper

16 April 1840–April 1933 (Age 92)
Floyd, Floyd, Oneida, New York, United States

The Life of Sara M.

When Sara M. Draper was born on 16 April 1840, in Floyd, Floyd, Oneida, New York, United States, her father, James D. Draper, was 33 and her mother, Betsey Clark, was 30. She married Robert E. Roberts in 1868, in Floyd, Floyd, Oneida, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Steuben, Steuben, Oneida, New York, United States in 1880 and Utica, Oneida, New York, United States for about 20 years. She died in April 1933, in Oneida, New York, United States, at the age of 93.

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Family Time Line

Robert E. Roberts
1842–1896
Sara M. Draper
1840–1933
Marriage: 1868
David Roberts
1869–1896
Anna E. Roberts
1873–1896
Gennie Roberts
1876–
Sarah May Roberts
1878–1940
Robert Ellis Roberts
1879–1934

Spouse and Children

    Robert E. Roberts

    Male1842–1896Male

    Female1840–1933Female

MARRIAGE
1868
Floyd, Floyd, Oneida, New York, United States
children

(5)

    David Roberts

    Male1869–1896Male

    Anna E. Roberts

    Female1873–1896Female

    Gennie Roberts

    Female1876–Female

    Sarah May Roberts

    Female1878–1940Female

    Male1879–1934Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1846

Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863

Age 23

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865

Age 25

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

English and Irish: occupational name for a maker and seller of woolen cloth, Anglo-Norman French draper (Old French drapier, an agent derivative of drap ‘cloth’). The surname was introduced to Ulster in the 17th century. Draperstown in County Londonderry was named for the London Company of Drapers, which was allocated the land in the early 17th century.

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

Story Highlight

OSWEGO DAILY TIMES Friday, Sept 4, 1896 www://fultonhistory.com MEXICO, Sept. 3.—Miss Annie E. Roberts, daughter of the late Robert E Roberts and Sarah M. Roberts, died at her mother's home in Mexico …

Sources (3)

  • Sarah Draper in household of James Draper, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Sarah in household of James F Booth, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Sarah M Draper in household of James Draper, "United States Census, 1850"

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