Sarah Ellen Seeders

Female2 December 1838–30 August 1923

Brief Life History of Sarah Ellen

When Sarah Ellen Seeders was born on 2 December 1838, in Frankfort, Franklin, Kentucky, United States, her father, Bennett Seeders, was 28 and her mother, Elizabeth Young, was 27. She married William Columbus Trabue on 27 March 1857, in Worthington, Jefferson Township, Greene, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 30 August 1923, in Bement, Piatt, Illinois, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Bement Cemetery, Bement Township, Piatt, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Columbus Trabue
Sarah Ellen Seeders
Marriage: 27 March 1857
Clementine Trabue
Albert Leonard Trabue
William Bennett Trabue
Viola Trabue
Dora Trabue

Sources (7)

  • Sarah E Trabue in household of William C Trabue, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Sarah Ellen Trabue, "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947"
  • Sarah Suders in entry for C W Groves and Dora Trabue, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 March 1857Worthington, Jefferson Township, Greene, Indiana, United States
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 8

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


    Age 18

    Historical Boundaries: 1856: Piatt, Illinois, United States


    Age 23

    Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

    Name Meaning

    Origin undetermined.

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

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