Sarah "Sallie" Elizabeth Gregory

1868–7 April 1953 (Age 85)
Murray, Georgia, United States

The Life of Sarah "Sallie" Elizabeth

When Sarah "Sallie" Elizabeth Gregory was born in 1868, in Murray, Georgia, United States, her father, Tapley Joseph Gregory, was 28 and her mother, Susan Louisa Terry, was 26. She had at least 1 son with John M. Dickerson. She lived in District 1013, Murray, Georgia, United States in 1880 and Civil District 4, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States in 1930. She died on 7 April 1953, in Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 85.

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John M. Dickerson
Sarah "Sallie" Elizabeth Gregory
Arthur Lee Dickerson

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    Arthur Lee Dickerson


Parents and Siblings

    Tapley Joseph Gregory


    Susan Louisa Terry




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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 0

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1878 · Yellow Fever Epidemic

Age 10

When a man that had escaped a quarantined steamboat with yellow fever went to a restaurant he infected Kate Bionda the owner. This was the start of the yellow fever epidemic in Memphis, Tennessee. By the end of the epidemic 5,200 of the residence would die.
1893 · The Last Public Hanging in Georgia

Age 25

The last public hanging in Georgia was on September 28, 1893. The General Assembly prohibited public executions in December 1893. Prior to this law, Georgians commonly traveled to witness scheduled public executions.

Name Meaning

Latin: From the Latin name Gregorius, from a Greek word meaning "to watch." The name means "watchful," similar to the name Ira. Griogair is the Gaelic form.

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Sources (3)

  • Sally E Dickerson in household of John M Dickerson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sarah Gregory in household of Tapley Gregory, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Sarah E Gregory in household of Tapley Gregory, "United States Census, 1880"

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