Sarah Gassaway

about 1827–
South Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah

When Sarah Gassaway was born about 1827, in South Carolina, United States, her father, Henry Arrie Gassaway, was 60 and her mother, Rachel Moss, was 34.

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Henry Arrie Gassaway
Rachel Moss
Harriet Gassaway
Wesley Gassaway
Phoebe Gassaway
Mahala Gassaway
Henry Gassaway
Sarah Gassaway
William W Gassaway
Isaac 'Ira' I. A. Gassaway
Mary Ann Or Polly Gassaway
Nancy Harriett Gassaway
Minerva Elizabeth Gassaway

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World Events (3)

1829 · Fort Sumter Constructed
Age 2
In 1829 Fort Sumter is constructed in the Charleston Harbor, South Carolina. Fort Sumter is most known for being the site of the first shots of the Civil War. It is barely ready when the American Civil War starts.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening
Age 3
Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · The Oregon Trail
Age 3
Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.

Name Meaning

See Gasaway .

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

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