Sarah L Garrett

9 April 1851–28 July 1933 (Age 82)
Alabama, United States

The Life of Sarah L

When Sarah L Garrett was born on 9 April 1851, in Alabama, United States, her father, Jesse Hill Garrett, was 34 and her mother, Sarah Jane Hammond, was 24. She married Vandiver Garrett on 19 July 1866. She lived in Pontotoc, Mississippi, United States in 1860. She died on 28 July 1933, in Troy, Pontotoc, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Pontotoc, Pontotoc, Mississippi, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hosea Baker Abernethy
Sarah L Garrett
Marriage: about 1873
Dau Abernathy
Jesse J Abernathy
Mary Ransom Abernathy

Spouse and Children

    Hosea Baker Abernethy



about 1873
Mississippi, United States


    Dau Abernathy


    Jesse J Abernathy


    Mary Ransom Abernathy


Parents and Siblings


    Sarah Jane Hammond




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World Events (8)

1861 · Alabama Secedes From Union

Age 10

Alabama became the fourth state to secede from the Union during the Civil War on January 11, 1861. Several days later, they joined the Confederate States of America. Montgomery, Alabama, became the capital for the Confederate States of America.

Age 12

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 24

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: from either of two Germanic personal names introduced to Britain by the Normans: Gerard, composed of the elements gar, ger ‘spear’, ‘lance’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’; and Gerald, composed of the elements gār, gēr ‘spear’, ‘lance’ + wald ‘rule’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Sarah L Garrett in household of Jesse H Garrett, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Sallie Garrette Abernethy, "Find A Grave Index"

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