George Franklin Sartain

Male19 September 1826–15 March 1879

Brief Life History of George Franklin

George Franklin Sartain was born on 19 September 1826, in Garrard, Kentucky, United States as the son of Elijah B Sartain and Polly Gates. He married Ann R. Given on 10 June 1848, in Lincoln, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He registered for military service in 1846. He died on 15 March 1879, in Caddo Mills, Hunt, Texas, United States, at the age of 52, and was buried in Caddo Mills, Hunt, Texas, United States.

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George Franklin Sartain
Dorcus De Guerin
Marriage: 30 December 1869
Carrie Belle Sartain
Andy Roby Sartain
George Franklin Sartain

Sources (31)

  • George F Sartain, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • George Franklin Sartain, "Find A Grave Index"
  • G F Sartin Or Sartain, "United States Mexican War Index and Service Records, 1846-1848"

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  • Marriage
    30 December 1869Hunt, Texas, United States
  • Children (3)

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    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Age 4

    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

    Age 4

    The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.

    1844 · German Immigration to Texas

    Age 18

    Over 7,000 German immigrants arrived in Texas. Some of these new arrivals died in epidemics; those that survived ended up living in cities such as San Antonio, Galveston, and Houston. Other German settlers went to the Texas Hill Country and formed the western portion of the German Belt, where new towns were founded: New Braunfels and Fredericksburg.

    Name Meaning

    English (Wiltshire): variant of Sartin .

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

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