Sarah Indiana Elizabeth Saxon

25 January 1860–17 August 1947 (Age 87)
Mineral Bluff, Fannin, Georgia, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah Indiana Elizabeth

When Sarah Indiana Elizabeth Saxon was born on 25 January 1860, in Mineral Bluff, Fannin, Georgia, United States, her father, Jonathan Yancy Saxon, was 25 and her mother, Cynthia Ann Shular, was 25. She married James Cass Ellis on 25 December 1877, in Fannin, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 9 daughters. She lived in Union, Georgia, United States in 1860 and Morganton, Fannin, Georgia, United States in 1880. She died on 17 August 1947, in Fannin, Georgia, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Toccoa Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Morganton, Fannin, Georgia, United States.

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James Cass Ellis
Sarah Indiana Elizabeth Saxon
Marriage: 25 December 1877
Hettie Lois Ellis
Lillie Arminda Ellis
Louis H Ellis
Margaret Girlie Ellis
Lottie Elmina Ellis
Lettie L Ellis
Dollie Louisa Sartain Ellis
Rose Cynthia Ellis
Marietta Ellis
Leva Angeline Ellis
Everett Alexander Ellis
Paul Ernest Ellis
Elijah Jonathan Ellis

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  • Marriage
    25 December 1877Fannin, Georgia, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Civil War History - Some 11,000 Georgians gave their lives in defense of their state a state that suffered immense destruction. But wars end brought about an even more dramatic figure to tell: 460,000 African-Americans were set free from the shackles of slavery to begin new lives as free people.
    Age 3
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 26
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire): variant of Saxton .Americanized form of Estonian Suurhans ‘big Hans’ (see Hans ).

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

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    Sources (12)

    • Sarah Ellis in household of Fred Turner, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Sarah Sexton in entry for William Whetstone and Rosie C Ellis, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
    • Sarah J Ellis in household of J Cass Ellis, "United States Census, 1880"

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