Sarah A. "Sadie" Goss

25 July 1854–29 November 1927 (Age 73)
Graysville, Franklin Township, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Sarah A. "Sadie"

When Sarah A. "Sadie" Goss was born on 25 July 1854, in Graysville, Franklin Township, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Samuel Goss, was 31 and her mother, Maria Harpster, was 26. She married James Newton Bell on 9 December 1875, in Centre, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Ferguson Township, Centre, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880 and Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920. She died on 29 November 1927, in Tyrone Township, Blair, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Graysville Cemetery, Graysville, Greene, Pennsylvania, United States.

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James Newton Bell
Sarah A. "Sadie" Goss
Marriage: 9 December 1875
George Morrison Bell

Spouse and Children

9 December 1875
Centre, Pennsylvania, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Goss





World Events (8)


Age 9

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

Age 9

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 21

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly West Country): variant of Gosse .2 German: from the Germanic personal name Gozzo, a short form of the various compound names with the first element gōd ‘good’ or god, got ‘god’.

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

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Find a Grave Info for Sarah A Goss

Sarah A. "Sadie" Goss Bell Birth: Jul. 25, 1854 Graysville Huntingdon County Pennsylvania, USA Death: Nov. 29, 1927 Tyrone Blair County Pennsylvania, USA Family links: Parents: Samuel Goss (__ …

Sources (3)

  • Sadie A Krebs in household of Frank B Krebs, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sadie Bell in household of Newton Bell, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Sarah A Goss in household of Saml Goss, "United States Census, 1870"

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