Sarah Elizabeth Shoemaker

18 January 1843–28 May 1913 (Age 70)
Pendleton, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Sarah Elizabeth

When Sarah Elizabeth Shoemaker was born on 18 January 1843, in Pendleton, Kentucky, United States, her father, Daniel Ellis Shomaker, was 38 and her mother, Nancy Elizabeth Williams, was 36. She married Thomas John Greenough on 24 February 1864, in Pendleton, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Kentucky, United States in 1870 and Magisterial District 4 Sandsuck, Pendleton, Kentucky, United States in 1900. She died on 28 May 1913, in Pendleton, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Mount Auburn, Pendleton, Kentucky, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Thomas John Greenough
Sarah Elizabeth Shoemaker
Marriage: 24 February 1864
Agatha Greenough
Nancy Margaret Greenough
William J. Greenough
Laura B. Greenough
Hiram J. Greenough
Carrie Greenough
Nora Greenough
Elmon Greenough
Stella M Greenough
Bertha E. Greenough

Spouse and Children

24 February 1864
Pendleton, Kentucky, United States


+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+1 More Child

World Events (8)


Age 3

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 7

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1862 · Battle of Perryville

Age 19

On October 8, 1862, the Battle of Perryville took place between the Army of Ohio and the Army of Mississippi. It was the bloodiest battle on Kentucky soil. The Union lost around four thousand people and the Confederates lost around three thousand people. This was about one fifth of those that fought.

Name Meaning

Translation of Dutch Schoemaker or German and Jewish Schumacher .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sarah E Greenough in household of Thomas Greenough, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Sarah E Greenough in household of Thomas W Greenough, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Sarah Greenough in household of John Thomas Greenough, "United States Census, 1880"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.