Sarah Elizabeth Maddux

18 January 1897–21 March 1929 (Age 32)
Pope, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Sarah Elizabeth

When Sarah Elizabeth Maddux was born on 18 January 1897, in Pope, Arkansas, United States, her father, David Alexander Maddox, was 36 and her mother, Mary Jewell Montgomery, was 31. She married John Edward Swanson on 13 September 1917, in Johnson, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 21 March 1929, in Cleburne, Johnson, Texas, United States, at the age of 32, and was buried in Cleburne, Johnson, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Edward Swanson
1894–1967
Sarah Elizabeth Maddux
1897–1929
Marriage: 13 September 1917
Margaret Elizabeth Swanson
1919–1919

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 September 1917
Johnson, Texas, United States
children

(1)

    Margaret Elizabeth Swanson

    Female1919–1919Female

Parents and Siblings

    David Alexander Maddox

    Male1860–1906Male

    Mary Jewell Montgomery

    Female1866–1906Female

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 7

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 9

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English (of Welsh origin): variant of Maddox .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sarah Swanson in household of Edward Swanson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sarah E Maddox in household of David A Madox, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Sarah Elizabeth Maddox, "Texas, County Marriage Index, 1837-1977"

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