Sara Jane Thompson

21 October 1841–13 February 1921 (Age 79)
Union Township, Marshall, Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of Sara Jane

When Sara Jane Thompson was born on 21 October 1841, in Union Township, Marshall, Indiana, United States, her father, William Edward Thompson, was 23 and her mother, Martha McDonald, was 21. She married James Leroy Mosher on 16 August 1862, in Marshall, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 13 February 1921, in Marshall, Indiana, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Union Township, Marshall, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Leroy Mosher
Sara Jane Thompson
Marriage: 16 August 1862
Ada B. Mosher
Mariam Amy Mosher
Esther M. Mosher
James Arthur Mosher
Perry Tracy Mosher

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World Events (8)

Age 5
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1851 · Constitution of 1851
Age 10
Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.
Age 22
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Thomas . Thompson is widely distributed throughout Britain, but is most common in northern England and northern Ireland.2 Americanized form of Thomsen .

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

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Sources (10)

  • Sarah J Mosier in household of James M Mosier, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Sarah J Mosier in household of James S Mosier, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary E Lawson in household of Jeremiah Mosher, "United States Census, 1860"

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