Sarah Massey

1790–
South Carolina, United States

The Life of Sarah

Sarah Massey was born in 1790, in South Carolina, United States as the daughter of John Massie.

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John Massie
1743–1830
Jordan Massey
1765–
James Massey
1771–
Susannah Massey
1784–1843
Thomas Massey
1795–
John Massey
1772–1772
John Massey
1774–
Gideon Massey
1775–
Mary Massey
1776–
Gideon Massey
1778–1820
Frances Catherine Massey
1778–1847
Elizabeth Massey
1780–1839
Sarah Massey
1790–
John Massey
1791–1862
Caroline Massey
1823–1891
Eliza Massey
1828–

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(15)

  • Male1765–Male

  • James Massey

    Male1771–Male

  • John Massey

    Male1772–1772Male

  • John Massey

    Male1774–Male

  • Male1775–Male

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World Events (3)

1791

Age 1

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1791 · The Bill of Rights

Age 1

After the Constitution was made, some objections were raised by Anti-Federalists. So, in response ten amendments were discussed and voted on to become The Bill of Rights. These rights were made to clarify and guarantee certain freedoms of residents of the country.
1792 · Head Tax Law

Age 2

"In 1792, South Carolina passes a law called the ""head tax"" for all free African Americans from age 16-50. This tax was $2.00."

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish (of Norman origin) and French: habitational name from any of various places in northern France which get their names from the Gallo-Roman personal name Maccius + the locative suffix -acum.2 English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Marcy in La Manche. This surname is preserved in the English place name Stondon Massey.3 English: from a pet form of Matthew .

Possible Related Names

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

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