Sarah Iliff

8 February 1775–31 May 1838 (Age 63)
Nockamixon Township, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Iliff was born on 8 February 1775, in Nockamixon Township, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John Yates Iliff, was 29 and her mother, Margaret Williams, was 23. She married Soloman Houseweart about 1800, in Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 31 May 1838, in Phillipsburg, Warren, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Klines Grove, Rush Township, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Soloman Houseweart
1764–1853
Sarah Iliff
1775–1838
Marriage: about 1800
James Houseweart
1786–1830
Mary Ann Houseweart
1796–1876
Samuel I. Houseweart
1803–1893
John Houseweart
1798–1857
Isaac Houseweart
1798–1860
Valentine Houseweart
1801–1850
Patience Houseweart
1812–1888
Wesley Houseweart
1815–1857

Spouse and Children

    Soloman Houseweart

    Male1764–1853Male

    Female1775–1838Female

MARRIAGE
about 1800
Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(8)

    James Houseweart

    Male1786–1830Male

    Mary Ann Houseweart

    Female1796–1876Female

    John Houseweart

    Male1798–1857Male

    Male1798–1860Male

    Valentine Houseweart

    Male1801–1850Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 1

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 1

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 19

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

English: from a Middle English personal name of Norse origin. Compare Old Norse Eilífr, composed of the elements ei ‘alone’, ‘unique’, ‘outstanding’ + lífr ‘heir’, ‘descendant’.

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

Sources (2)

  • Sarah Houseweart, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Sarah Iliff -

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