Sarah Jane Arthur

1891–1973 (Age 82)
Randolph, Georgia, United States

The Life of Sarah Jane

When Sarah Jane Arthur was born on 25 June 1891, in Randolph, Georgia, United States, her father, James Monroe Arthur, was 46 and her mother, Sarah Jane James, was 39. She married Bernard Erastus Paul on 1 July 1914, in Shellman, Randolph, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in District 777, Randolph, Georgia, United States in 1900 and District 947, Randolph, Georgia, United States for about 30 years. She died on 16 July 1973, in Cuthbert, Randolph, Georgia, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Cuthbert, Randolph, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Sarah Jane Arthur
Bernard Erastus Paul
Marriage: 1 July 1914
Bernard Lezelle Paul

Spouse & Children

1 July 1914
Shellman, Randolph, Georgia, United States


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World Events (8)

1893 · The Last Public Hanging in Georgia

Age 2

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.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 22

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

An eminent person; high, lofty, exalted, noble, eminent, excellent, proud; a bear; noble, great, generous. Gaelic forms are Art and Artair.

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Sources (3)

  • Sallie Paul in household of Bernard E Paul, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sally Paul in household of Bernard E Paul, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Sarah J Paul in household of Bernard E Paul, "United States Census, 1920"

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