Sarah Jane Allison

8 June 1861–3 July 1948 (Age 87)
Paris, Lamar, Texas, United States

The Life of Sarah Jane

When Sarah Jane Allison was born on 8 June 1861, in Paris, Lamar, Texas, United States, her father, Elijah Allison, was 48 and her mother, Hannah N. Cornelison, was 43. She married George W. Lee on 20 November 1881, in Bosque, Bosque, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 7 daughters. She lived in Mitchell, Texas, United States in 1880. She died on 3 July 1948, in Lubbock, Lubbock, Texas, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Lubbock, Lubbock, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

George W. Lee
Sarah Jane Allison
Marriage: 20 November 1881
Josephine Lee
Ruth Lee
Minnie Lee
Mamie Lee
Willis Bentley Lee
Annette Lee
Myrtie Lee
Margaret Lee

Spouse and Children

20 November 1881
Bosque, Bosque, Texas, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 2

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865 · Juneteenth (Slaves Were Freed)

Age 4

"On June 19, 1865, Gordon Granger (Union Major) read General Orders, No. 3 to the people of Galveston. The statement was written as follows: ""The people of Texas are informed that, in accordance with a proclamation from the Executive of the United States, all slaves are free. This involves an absolute equality of personal rights and rights of property between former masters and slaves, and the connection heretofore existing between them becomes that between employer and hired labor. The freedmen are advised to remain quietly at their present homes and work for wages. They are informed that they will not be allowed to collect at military posts and that they will not be supported in idleness either there or elsewhere."""

Age 25

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from a Middle English male personal name: in most cases probably Allen , but other possibilities include a variant of Ellis or a short form of Alexander . In some instances, it may be from a female personal name, Alise or Alice ( see Allis ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jane Lee in household of George Lee, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Sara J Lee in household of George W Lee, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sarah Lee in household of George W Lee, "United States Census, 1910"

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