Sarah J. Minnich

11 April 1778–6 February 1856 (Age 77)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah J.

Sarah J. Minnich was born on 11 April 1778, in Pennsylvania, United States as the daughter of Minnich. She married J. Smith in 1796, in Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Sandusky Township, Sandusky, Ohio, United States in 1850. She died on 6 February 1856, in Fremont, Sandusky, Ohio, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Fourmile House Cemetery, Sandusky Township, Sandusky, Ohio, United States.

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J. Smith
Sarah J. Minnich
Marriage: 1796
Catharine Smith
Eve Smith
John Smith
Anna Smith

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  • Marriage
    1796Pennsylvania, United States
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    World Events (7)

    Age 2
    Pennsylvania was always against slavery, even though the first settlers, including Penn, came with slaves. Slavery was not prominent in the area.
    1781 · The First Constitution
    Age 3
    Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
    Age 25
    Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.

    Name Meaning

    German: from Middle High German münich ‘monk’ (see Monk ), denoting someone who worked for the monks in a local monastery, or possibly a nickname for someone who had an ascetic life style like that of a monk. Compare Minich 1.North German: from a pet form of a local form of the personal name Mein .In some cases also an Americanized form of Croatian Minić (see Minich 3).

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

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    Sources (4)

    • Sarah Waggoner, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Sarah Minic, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
    • Sarah Waggoner, "Find A Grave Index"

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