Sarah " Sackie" Summers

1879–Female
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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Family Time Line

Zachariah Summers
1837–1920
Mary E. Mceloy
1841–1901
Malinda J. Summers
1861–1928
Sat Summers
–1958
Ema Summers
1862–
John M Summers
1866–1935
Jemima Angeline Summers
1868–
Emma Summers
1871–1923
Mollie Summers
1876–1944
Sarah " Sackie" Summers
1879–
Nancy E Summers
1883–

Parents and Siblings

    Male1837–1920Male

    Mary E. Mceloy

    Female1841–1901Female

siblings

(9)

    Female1861–1928Female

    Ema Summers

    Female1862–Female

    John M Summers

    Male1866–1935Male

    Jemima Angeline Summers

    Female1868–Female

    Emma Summers

    Female1871–1923Female

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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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