Sarah Catherine Moon

7 June 1862–4 April 1931 (Age 68)
Indiana, United States

The Life of Sarah Catherine

When Sarah Catherine Moon was born on 7 June 1862, in Indiana, United States, her father, Hiram Moon, was 28 and her mother, Louisa Cook, was 30. She married Lewis Fancher on 19 January 1889, in Orange, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Greenfield Township, Orange, Indiana, United States in 1880 and Richland Township, Stoddard, Missouri, United States for about 30 years. She died on 4 April 1931, in Richmond, Wayne, Indiana, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Dexter, Stoddard, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lewis Fancher
Sarah Catherine Moon
Marriage: 19 January 1889
Gilbert F Fancher
Zelma Alice Fancher
Agnes Mae Fancher

Spouse and Children

19 January 1889
Orange, Indiana, United States


Parents and Siblings



    William R. Moon


    George W Moon


    Thomas A. Moon



    Nancy E Moon


+4 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865 · Slavery Abolished

Age 3

On January 11, 1865, slavery was abolished in Missouri.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 19

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Mocháin ( see Mohan ).2 English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Moyon in La Manche, named from the Gallo-Roman personal name Modius (from Latin modus ‘measure’) + the locative suffix -o (genitive -onis).3 English: nickname from Anglo-Norman French moun ‘monk’ ( see Monk ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah C Fancher in household of Lewis Fancher, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sarah C Fancher in household of Lewis Fancher, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Sarah Fancher in household of Lewis Fancher, "United States Census, 1900"

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