Sara Pheamster

7 March 1869–22 January 1953 (Age 83)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Sara

When Sara Pheamster was born on 7 March 1869, in Illinois, United States, her father, James Walker Phemister, was 42 and her mother, Mary A Thompson, was 38. She married Ausborn Brown Chitwood on 12 October 1891, in Fannin, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Justice Precinct 7, Coryell, Texas, United States for about 20 years and Justice Precinct 2, Coryell, Texas, United States for about 10 years. She died on 22 January 1953, in Coryell, Texas, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Gatesville, Coryell, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ausborn Brown Chitwood
Sara Pheamster
Marriage: 12 October 1891
Ernest Henry Chitwood
Brown Chitwood
Joe Chitwood
Mary Emma Chitwood
Eldie Estelle Chitwood
Willie Pearl Chitwood
Virgie Chitwood
Martin Luther Chitwood
Georgia Beatrice Chitwood
Ausborn Brown Chitwood

Spouse and Children

    Ausborn Brown Chitwood



12 October 1891
Fannin, Texas, United States


+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    James Walker Phemister


    Mary A Thompson




    Nancy J Phemister



    George W Phemister


    John H Phemister


    Andrew J Phimister


+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1870 · Texas Is Restored to the Union

Age 1

Congress restored Texas to the Union on March 30, 1870, despite not yet meeting all of the requirements established for re-admittance.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1892 · The Chicago Canal

Age 23

The Chicago River Canal was built as a sewage treatment scheme to help the city's drinking water not to get contaminated. While the Canal was being constructed the Chicago River's flow was reversed so it could be treated before draining back out into Lake Michigan.

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah Chitwood in household of A B Chitwood, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Sarah Chitwood in household of A B Chitwood Sr., "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sarah Themister in household of James Themister, "United States Census, 1870"

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