Sara Ann Washburn

1843–1879 (Age 36)
New York County, New York, United States

The Life of Sara Ann

When Sara Ann Washburn was born in 1843, in New York County, New York, United States, her father, Nathaniel Washburn, was 32 and her mother, Mary Jane Baldwin, was 25. She married George Conant about 1860. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died in 1879, at the age of 36.

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Family Time Line

George Conant
Sara Ann Washburn
Marriage: about 1860
Charles N Conant

Spouse and Children

about 1860
Of Brooklyn, Queens, New York, USA


    Charles N Conant


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World Events (5)


Age 3

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 20

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 20

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

Northern English: topographic name for someone living on the banks of the Washburn river in West Yorkshire, so named from the Old English personal name Walc + Old English burna ‘stream’. The river name is first recorded as Walke(s)burna in the early 12th century.

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

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