Sarah Higginbottom

23 March 1826–18 February 1894 (Age 67)
Mayfield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Sarah

When Sarah Higginbottom was born on 23 March 1826, in Mayfield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Bradford Higginbotham, was 20 and her mother, Mary Ann Bradbury, was 22. She married David Booth in 1849, in Church of St. Michael and All Angels, Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Albany, Albany, New York, United States in 1860. She died on 18 February 1894, in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Plain City, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Booth
Sarah Higginbottom
Marriage: 1849
Samuel Booth
Elizabeth Booth
Mary Ann Booth
Sarah Ellen Booth
David Booth
Hannah Booth

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1849Church of St. Michael and All Angels, Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings



    World Events (8)

    1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State
    Age 1
    During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
    Age 4
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
    Age 20
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    Northern English: variant of Higginbotham .

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

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    Sources (12)

    • Sarah Booth in household of David Booth, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Sarah Booth in household of David Booth, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Sarah in entry for Sarah Galloway, "Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Death Certificates, 1803-1915"

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