Sarah Elizabeth Ellenburg

Brief Life History of Sarah Elizabeth

When Sarah Elizabeth Ellenburg was born about 1794, in South Carolina, United States, her father, Henry Ellenburg, was 54 and her mother, Nancy Cleckler, was 35. She had at least 5 sons and 2 daughters with Samuel Horn. She lived in Edgefield, South Carolina, United States in 1850 and Edgefield, Edgefield, South Carolina, United States for about 10 years. She died in 1870, in South Carolina, United States, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Horn
1797–1850
Sarah Elizabeth Ellenburg
1794–1870
Cornelius Horne
1815–1900
Polly Horne
1823–
Ralph Horne
1825–
Starling Horne
1828–1920
Sampson Horn
1828–
George Horne
1833–1925
Martha Ann Horn
1839–1919

Sources (4)

  • Sally Horn, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Copy of Martha Mc Manus, "South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1965"
  • Sarah Elenberg in entry for Martha Mc Manus, "South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1965"

World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

1819 · Panic! of 1819

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Ellenberg .

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

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