Sarah Holkins

3 May 1808–27 January 1870 (Age 61)
Colebrook, Coos, New Hampshire, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah

When Sarah Holkins was born on 3 May 1808, in Colebrook, Coos, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Joseph Holkins, was 40 and her mother, Mehitable Terry, was 33. She married Hiram Norton Byington on 27 January 1828, in Camden, Camden, Oneida, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 27 January 1870, in Eden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hiram Norton Byington
Sarah Holkins
Marriage: 27 January 1828
Joseph Henry Byington
Hyrum Elliot Byington
Susan Augusta Byington

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 January 1828Camden, Camden, Oneida, New York, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    1810 · Change of capital city
    Age 2
    Zanesville becomes the new state capital.
    Age 4
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 17
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    Name Meaning

    English:variant of Hoskin with Middle English genitival -s (Western England) or post-medieval excrescent -s.variant of Askin .

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

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    Sarah's Journal

    • The life of Sarah Hawkins: From her journal • The life of Sarah Hawkins The day is hot and the sun is high, the crowd of people adds to the stickiness of this humid day. But the day is beautiful t …

    Sources (26)

    • Sarah Byington in household of Hyrum M Byington, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Sarah Byington in household of Hyram N Byington, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Family Data Collection - Births

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