Sara Louise Parham

14 July 1839–24 November 1932 (Age 93)
Overton, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Sara Louise

Sara Louise Parham was born on 14 July 1839, in Overton, Tennessee, United States as the daughter of E Parham and C Rudder. She married Nixon Ballard Harp in November 1854, in Overton, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Justice Precinct 2, San Saba, Texas, United States in 1880 and Justice Precinct 3, Montague, Texas, United States for about 20 years. She died on 24 November 1932, in Montague, Texas, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in New Harp Cemetery, New Harp, Montague, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nixon Ballard Harp
Sara Louise Parham
Marriage: November 1854
Kate L P Harp
Nettie Lindora Harp
Fannie Harp
William Harp
Johnne Harp

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  • Marriage
    November 1854Overton, Tennessee, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 7
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 7
    Tennessee was known as the Volunteer State because during the Mexican War the government asked Tennessee for 3,000 volunteer soldiers and 30,000 joined.
    Age 26
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English (southern): habitational name from any of the places in Suffolk and Sussex, named in Old English with pere ‘pear’ + hām ‘homestead’ or hamm ‘water meadow’. Compare Parm .

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

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    Sources (7)

    • Louise Hart in household of Mrs. Fannie Freeman, "United States Census, 1910"
    • L Parram in entry for Lindora Thompson, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"
    • Louisa Harp in household of N D Harp, "United States Census, 1860"

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