Sarah Bowen Estabrook

12 June 1811–9 November 1895 (Age 84)
Lebanon, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah Bowen

When Sarah Bowen Estabrook was born on 12 June 1811, in Lebanon, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Benjamin Estabrook, was 24 and her mother, Mary Mason, was 29. She married Royal Barney Jr. on 4 November 1829, in Amherst Township, Lorain, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States in 1850 and Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1870. In 1880, at the age of 69, her occupation is listed as keeping house in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. She died on 9 November 1895, in Charleston, Wasatch, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Royal Barney Jr.
Sarah Bowen Estabrook
Marriage: 4 November 1829
Harriet Emeline Barney
Royal Benjamin Barney
Sarah Melissa Barney
Malinda Abigail Barney
Electa Jane Barney
Mary Maria Barney
Francis La Roy Barney

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 November 1829Amherst Township, Lorain, Ohio, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    1812 · War of 1812
    Age 1
    Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 25
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from Easterbrook in Bow (Devon). The placename derives from Middle English est ‘east’ + brok ‘brook, stream’ (Old English ēast + brōc).

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

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    Story Highlight

    Brief history of Royal Barney, Jr.

    Royal Barney, Jr. 1808 – 1890 Taken from William O. Lewis, III web page: ________________________________________ •Born 1808 Ellisburg, New York •Married Sarah Bowen Estabrook 1829; lat …

    Sources (26)

    • Copy of Royal Barney, "United States Census, 1840"
    • Sarah Brooks, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
    • Sarah B E Barney, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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