Sarah Sawyer

25 March 1815–27 April 1898 (Age 83)
Montville, Waldo, Maine, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah

Sarah Sawyer was born on 25 March 1815, in Montville, Waldo, Maine, United States as the daughter of Paris Sawyer and Sarah. She married William Clement on 22 May 1836, in Montville, Waldo, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 27 April 1898, in Lowell, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Montville, Waldo, Maine, United States.

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William Clement
Sarah Sawyer
Marriage: 22 May 1836
Albion H. Clement
Horace W. Clement
Martha Clement
Mary Louise Clement
Ella E. Clement
Laura Etta Clement
Alfred Sawyer Clement
Charles Harding Clement
Mayo Harriman Clement
Rosco Clement

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 May 1836Montville, Waldo, Maine, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 4
    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. 
    Age 12
    Historical Boundaries: 1827: Waldo, Maine, United States
    1838 · The Aroostook War
    Age 23
    An international incident referred to as the Aroostook War or "Pork and Beans War". The conflict resulted as part of an international boundary dispute between the United States. Although several British soldiers were captured, nobody was killed during the war. In fact, local militia units did not engage in any significant combat. One of the most dramatic events was actually when two Canadian militia were injured by Black Bears.

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name for someone who earned his living by sawing wood, from Middle English sauer(e), sauw(i)er, also sagh(i)er, sag(i)er ‘sawyer’, a derivative of Old English sagu ‘saw’.Americanized form of some similar (like-sounding) Jewish surname, or translation into English of Jewish Seger or some other surname meaning ‘sawyer’, e.g. German Sager and Slovenian Žagar (see Zagar ).

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

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    Sources (20)

    • Sarah Clement in household of William Clement, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Sarah in entry for Horace W. Clement and Cora H. Worden, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"
    • Sarah S. Sawyer Clement, "Massachusetts, Deaths, 1841-1915"

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