Sarah Jane Bookout

April 1849–19 December 1935 (Age 86)
Sullivan, Missouri, United States

The Life of Sarah Jane

When Sarah Jane Bookout was born in April 1849, in Sullivan, Missouri, United States, her father, James E. Bookout, was 25 and her mother, Elizabeth Betsy Overstreet, was 23. She married Jesse Meador on 6 March 1870, in Sullivan, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in College Place, Walla Walla, Washington, United States in 1920 and Walla Walla, Washington, United States in 1930. She died on 19 December 1935, in Walla Walla, Walla Walla, Washington, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Walla Walla, Walla Walla, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Meador
1849–1885
Sarah Jane Bookout
1849–1935
Marriage: 6 March 1870
Minnie Lee Meador
1871–1965

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 March 1870
Sullivan, Missouri, United States
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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1860

Age 11

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1863

Age 14

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 23

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of the Dutch habitational name Bouchout, from any of numerous places called Boekhout(e), Boechout(e), or Bochoute.

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

Sources (3)

  • Sarah H Bookout in household of James Bookout, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Sarah F Bookout in household of James Bookout, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Sarah J Bookout in household of James Bookout, "United States Census, 1870"

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