Sarah ELizabeth Berry

9 September 1846–23 March 1884 (Age 37)
Hardin, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah ELizabeth

When Sarah ELizabeth Berry was born on 9 September 1846, in Hardin, Kentucky, United States, her father, James Morris Berry, was 22 and her mother, Elizabeth Cain, was 23. She married James William Burnett on 15 December 1868, in Hardin, Marshall, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Kentucky, United States in 1870 and Magisterial District 7 Haycraft, Hardin, Kentucky, United States in 1880. She died on 23 March 1884, in Hardin, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 37.

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Family Time Line

James William Burnett
Sarah ELizabeth Berry
Marriage: 15 December 1868
Edgar Lee Burnett
Lucinda Burnett
Cynthia Ellen Burnett
James Richard Burnett
George Franklin Burnett
Dora Bell Burnett
Noah "Willie" William Burnett

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 December 1868Hardin, Marshall, Kentucky, United States
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    World Events (7)

    1850 · 8th Most Populated State
    Age 4
    According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
    Age 15
    Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Irish and Manx: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Béara ‘descendant of Béara’, a personal name of unexplained etymology; or, in some cases, perhaps an Anglicized form of Irish and Manx Ó Beargha. Compare Barry 1.Scottish and northern Irish: variant of Barrie .English: habitational name from any of several places called in Devon named with Old English byrig, dative case of burh ‘fortified manor house, stronghold’, such as Berry Pomeroy and Berrynarbor.

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

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    Sources (10)

    • Berry in entry for Cynthia Ellen Anderson, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Sarah E Berry in household of James Berry, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Sarah E Berry, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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