Sarah Ship

16 January 1792–
Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah

When Sarah Ship was born on 16 January 1792, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Josiah Shipp IV, was 21 and her mother, Ester M Joyce, was 18. She married William E. Cotham in 1808, in Hickman, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 7 daughters.

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William E. Cotham
Sarah Ship
Marriage: 1808
Nancy Cotham
Elijah Cotham
Josiah Cotham
Martha Cotham
Mary Cotham
Adeline Cotham
Elizabeth Cotham
Emerline Cotham
Katherine Cotham

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1808Hickman, Tennessee, United States
  • Children


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    +10 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment
    Age 2
    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
    1796 · Tennessee Becomes a State
    Age 4
    On June 1, 1796, Tennessee became the 16th state.
    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 33
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    Name Meaning

    English: see Shipp .

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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