Sarah Caroline Webb

1850–21 October 1853 (Age 3)
Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah Caroline

When Sarah Caroline Webb was born in 1850, in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, her father, James Wesley Webb, was 28 and her mother, Sarah Caroline Gee, was 24. She died on 21 October 1853, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 3.

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Family Time Line

James Wesley Webb
1822–1870
Sarah Caroline Gee
1826–1853
Sarah Caroline Webb
1850–1853
James Wesley Webb Jr.
1851–1926

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World Events (1)

1850
Age 0
Historical Boundaries: 1850: Mexican Cession, United States 1850: Utah Territory, United States 1851: Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States* 1896: Salt Lake, Utah, United States *Renamed Salt Lake in 1868

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a weaver, from early Middle English webbe (Old English webba (masculine) or webbe (feminine), probably used of both male and female weavers). This word survived into Middle English long enough to give rise to the surname, but was already obsolescent as an agent noun; hence the secondary forms with the agent suffixes -er and -ster (see Webster , Webber and compare Weaver ).Americanized form of various like-sounding Jewish (Ashkenazic) surnames, cognates of 1, including Weber and Weberman.History: Richard Webb, a Lowland Scot, was an admitted freeman of Boston in 1632, and in 1635 was one of the first settlers of Hartford, CT.

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

Possible Related Names

Webster
Web
Webber
Webbe

Sources (3)

  • Sarah Webb in household of Wesley Webb, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Sarah Webb, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"
  • Pioneer Overland Travel, 1852 - Sarah Webb

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