Sarah Persina Lord

1836–15 April 1911 (Age 75)
Friendship, Friendship, Allegany, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah Persina

When Sarah Persina Lord was born in 1836, in Friendship, Friendship, Allegany, New York, United States, her father, Curtis Lord, was 37 and her mother, Persina Dagget, was 34. She married Willis Potter about 1853. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Cuba, Cuba, Allegany, New York, United States in 1892 and Alma, Allegany, New York, United States in 1905. She died on 15 April 1911, in Angelica, Angelica, Allegany, New York, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Angelica, Angelica, Allegany, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Willis Potter
Sarah Persina Lord
Marriage: about 1853
William Curtis Potter

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1853
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 0
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    Age 4
    The County of Hudson was created in 1840, named after the great river and its namesake, the English explorer, Henry Hudson, who landed his vessel the Half Moon at what is now the City of Hoboken in September of 1609
    Age 25
    No Civil War battles took place within the state boundaries of New Jersey, but its citizens participated extensively in the war. Volunteers that were turned away ended up serving in the militias of nearby states like Pennsylvania and New York. Whenever President Lincoln requested more troops, New Jersey responded quickly. In total, the state contributed over 88,000 soldiers (6,000 of which died).

    Name Meaning

    English: nickname from Middle English laford, louerd, lord ‘lord, master’ (Old English hlāford), perhaps given to a someone who played the part of the lord or master of ceremonies in festival games.Irish: adoption of the English name (see 1 above) as a translation of the main element of Gaelic Ó Tighearnaigh (see Tierney ) and Mac Thighearnáin (see McKiernan ).Americanized form of French Laure, a variant of the personal name Laur 3.

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

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    Sources (16)

    • Legacy NFS Source: Sarah Persina Lord - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Sarah P. Lord
    • Serophina Lord in household of Curtis Lord, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Sarah Lord Potter death

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