Sarah Elizabeth Michael

27 June 1910–5 August 1998 (Age 88)
Wilkes, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Sarah Elizabeth

When Sarah Elizabeth Michael was born on 27 June 1910, in Wilkes, North Carolina, United States, her father, Jacob Michael, was 46 and her mother, Selah Clementine Lee, was 37. She lived in North Wilkesboro, Wilkes, North Carolina, United States in 1930 and Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1941. She died on 5 August 1998, in Wilkes, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Michael
1863–1941
Selah Clementine Lee
1873–1949
William Wilson Michael
1894–
Thomas McKinley Michael
1896–1969
Hubert George Michael
1898–1964
George H Mikeal
1899–
Fred Fidel Michael
1901–1968
Mary Ellen Michael
1904–1978
Martha Ada Michael
1906–1967
Nellie Z Michael
1908–1959
Sarah Elizabeth Michael
1910–1998
Jacob Clyde Michael
1912–2002

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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 8

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 25

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English, German, Dutch, and Jewish: from the personal name Michael, ultimately from Hebrew Micha-el ‘Who is like God?’. This was borne by various minor Biblical characters and by one of the archangels, the protector of Israel (Daniel 10:13, 12:1; Rev. 12:7). In Christian tradition, Michael was regarded as the warrior archangel, conqueror of Satan, and the personal name was correspondingly popular throughout Europe, especially in knightly and military families. In English-speaking countries, this surname is also found as an Anglicized form of several Greek surnames having Michael as their root, for example Papamichaelis ‘Michael the priest’ and patronymics such as Michaelopoulos.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah Mclean in household of David R Mclean, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sarah E Micheal in household of Jacob Micheal, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mrs Sarah Pries in entry for Jacob Michael, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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