Sarah " Sackie" Summers

Jackson, Alabama, United States

The Life of Sarah " Sackie"

When Sarah " Sackie" Summers was born in February 1879, in Jackson, Alabama, United States, her father, Zachariah Summers, was 42 and her mother, Mary E. Mceloy, was 37. She lived in Election Precinct 7 Addison, Winston, Alabama, United States in 1880 and Allison, Jackson, Alabama, United States in 1900.

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Zachariah Summers
Mary E. Mceloy
Malinda J. Summers
Sat Summers
Ema Summers
John M Summers
Jemima Angeline Summers
Emma Summers
Mollie Summers
Sarah " Sackie" Summers
Nancy E Summers

Parents and Siblings


    Mary E. Mceloy





    Ema Summers


    John M Summers


    Jemima Angeline Summers


    Emma Summers


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

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.
1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted

Age 16

Alabama adopted its state flag on February 16, 1895. Act 383 of the Alabama state legislature states, “The flag of the State of Alabama shall be a crimson cross of St. Andrew on a field of white.”
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 31

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Summer 1.2 Irish (Sligo): adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Somacháin ‘descendant of Somachán’, a nickname meaning ‘gentle’, ‘innocent’.3 Americanized form of some likesounding Ashkenazic Jewish name.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Sarah Sumers in household of Zackariah Sumers, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Sackie Summers in household of Zack Summers, "United States Census, 1880"

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