Sarah A Stephenson

about 1849–
Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah A

When Sarah A Stephenson was born about 1849, in Indiana, United States, her father, James Stephenson, was 23 and her mother, Martha J. Meeks, was 22. She lived in Macon, Macon, Illinois, United States in 1850 and Goose Creek Township, Piatt, Illinois, United States for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

James Stephenson
1826–1906
Martha J. Meeks
1827–1882
Perlina Jane Stephenson
1845–1927
Sarah A Stephenson
1849–
Benjaman Stephenson
1855–
James T. Stephenson
1861–1933
Thomas Benjamin Stephenson
1852–1916
Lenzy Foster Stephenson
1855–1936
Mary Ida Stephenson
1858–1951
Lindsey P. Stephenson
1859–
Minnie A Stephenson
1865–
William Tenny Stephenson
1868–1947

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World Events (8)

1851 · Constitution of 1851
Age 2
Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.
1863
Age 14
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 32
Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of Danish, Norwegian, and North German Steffensen or Stephensen . Compare Stevenson 1.English (Durham): variant of Stevenson .

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

Possible Related Names

Stepherson
Steffensen

Sources (4)

  • Sarah A Stevenson in household of Jas Steveson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Sarah Stephenson in household of James Stephenson, "United States Census, 1870"

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