Sarah Ann Millstead

15 October 1847–29 May 1921 (Age 73)
Indiana, United States

The Life of Sarah Ann

When Sarah Ann Millstead was born on 15 October 1847, in Indiana, United States, her father, Thomas Millstead, was 23 and her mother, Elizabeth Jane Smith, was 18. She married Nathan Austin Draper on 10 September 1864, in Jackson, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Decatur, Iowa, United States in 1895 and Richland Township, Decatur, Iowa, United States for about 10 years. She died on 29 May 1921, in Grand River, Decatur, Iowa, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Decatur, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nathan Austin Draper
1846–1924
Sarah Ann Millstead
1847–1921
Marriage: 10 September 1864
Joseph Freeman Draper
1865–1935
Jenny Draper
1889–
Emma Draper
1867–1868
Mary Jane Ellen Draper
1869–1960
Jonathan Thomas Draper
1872–1950
James Spencer Draper
1874–1946
John Elrod Draper
1877–1955
Della Lou Draper
1881–1968
Wille Draper
1883–1884
Austin Nathan Draper
1885–1948
Charles Draper
1888–1951

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 September 1864
Jackson, Indiana, United States
children

(11)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 4

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.
1863

Age 16

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 20

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost or unidentified place, named as ‘the estate ( see Stead ) on the hill’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sarrah A Draper in household of Nathan A Draper, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sarah Draper in household of Orten Draper, "Iowa State Census, 1885"
  • Sarah A Draper in household of Austin Draper, "Iowa State Census, 1895"

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