Sarah Elizabeth Dunning

18 January 1832–
Trigg, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Sarah Elizabeth

When Sarah Elizabeth Dunning was born on 18 January 1832, in Trigg, Kentucky, United States, her father, Jonathan Dunning, was 33 and her mother, Acsha "Ary" Morris, was 31. She married Seth P'Pool on 26 November 1861, in Trigg, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She died in Anson, Jones, Texas, United States, and was buried in Anson, Jones, Texas, United States.

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Seth P'Pool
Sarah Elizabeth Dunning
Marriage: 26 November 1861
Byard D P'Pool
Eber Hugh P'Pool
Charles Robert P'Pool
Jonathan D P'Pool

Spouse and Children

26 November 1861
Trigg, Kentucky, United States


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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 4

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.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 18

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.

Age 31

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: habitational name from a place in Perthshire, recorded in 1200 as Dunine and later as Dunyn, from Gaelic dùnan, a diminutive of dùn ‘fort’.2 English: patronymic from Dunn .3 Irish: variant of Downing .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah E Pool in household of Seth P Pool, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Sarah Dunning in household of J Dunning, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Sarah Poole in household of Seth Poole, "United States Census, 1880"

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