Sarah Sullivan

1782–1828 (Age 46)
Washington, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Sullivan was born in 1782, in Washington, North Carolina, United States, her father, Jeremiah Sullivan, was 34 and her mother, Nancy Humphries, was 15. She married Eppe Sullivan on 27 March 1800, in Davidson, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died in 1828, in Lincoln, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 46.

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Family Time Line

Eppe Sullivan
Sarah Sullivan
Marriage: 27 March 1800
George Preston Sullivan

Spouse and Children

    Eppe Sullivan



27 March 1800
Davidson, Tennessee, United States


    George Preston Sullivan


Parents and Siblings



+13 More Children

World Events (8)

1783 · A Free America

Age 1

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1789 · Becomes 12th State

Age 7

On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.
1796 · Tennessee Becomes a State

Age 14

On June 1, 1796, Tennessee became the 16th state.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of O’Sullivan, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Súileabháin ‘descendant of Súileabhán’, a personal name composed of the elements súil ‘eye’ + dubh ‘black’, ‘dark’ + the diminutive suffix -án.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sally Sullivan, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Sally Sullivan, "Tennessee State Marriage Index, 1780-2002"
  • Sally Sullivan, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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