Sarah Evelene Holliday

10 March 1846–October 1864 (Age 18)
Shelbyville, Shelby, Missouri, United States

The Life of Sarah Evelene

When Sarah Evelene Holliday was born on 10 March 1846, in Shelbyville, Shelby, Missouri, United States, her father, Elias Langham Holliday, was 32 and her mother, Elizabeth Ann Vandiver, was 27. She lived in Shelby, Missouri, United States in 1850. She died in October 1864, at the age of 18, and was buried in Shelbyville, Shelby, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elias Langham Holliday
1813–1884
Elizabeth Ann Vandiver
1818–1875
Richard Thompson Holliday
1840–1886
Anna Frances Holliday
1841–1933
Angus William Holliday
1843–1846
Sarah Evelene Holliday
1846–1864
Susan Virginia Holliday
1848–1929
Gulichma Manah Holliday
1850–1851
Gertrude Holliday
1852–1862
Rudolph Holliday
1853–1889
Elizabeth Taylor Holliday
1856–1927

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World Events (3)

1860

Age 14

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1863

Age 17

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

Age 17

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.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Holladay .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sarah Holliday in household of Elias Holliday, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Sarah E Holliday in household of Elias L Holliday, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Sarah Evelene/Evelyn Holliday, "Find A Grave Index"

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