Sarah Goodwin

14 June 1860–
Oswego, New York, United States

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Goodwin was born on 14 June 1860, her father, Henry Goodwin, was 30 and her mother, Harriet Corning Smith, was 28. She lived in New York, United States in 1870 and Lysander, Onondaga, New York, United States for about 5 years.

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Family Time Line

Henry Goodwin
1829–
Harriet Corning Smith
1832–1866
Emma Louisa Goodwin
1856–
Ward Henry Goodwin
1856–1905
Kate Fisher Goodwin
1858–1881
Sarah Goodwin
1860–
Cora Hannah Goodwin
1862–1930

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World Events (8)

1863

Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 3

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 36

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Anglo-Saxon: God, good, and wine, a friend, a benefactor

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Sources (3)

  • Dolly Goodwin in household of Henry Goodwin, "New York State Census, 1865"
  • Sarah Goodwin in household of Henry Goodwin, "New York State Census, 1875"
  • Sarah Goodwin in household of Henrey Goodwin, "United States Census, 1880"

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