Sarah James Flake

4 April 1848–12 October 1897 (Age 49)
Winter Quarters, Douglas, Nebraska, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah James

When Sarah James Flake was born on 4 April 1848, in Winter Quarters, Douglas, Nebraska, United States, her father, James Madison Flake, was 32 and her mother, Agnes Haley Love, was 28. She married Joseph Hyrum Levi on 23 January 1866, in Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Utah, Utah, United States in 1850 and Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States in 1880. She died on 12 October 1897, in St. Anthony, Fremont, Idaho, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in Parker, Fremont, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Hyrum Levi
Sarah James Flake
Marriage: 23 January 1866
Fredrick Hyrum Levie
Ida LaVada Levi
Sarah Charlotte Levie
Agnes Haley Mahala Levie
Clara Elizabeth Levie Oakden
Clarence Henry Levi Oakden

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 January 1866Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States
  • Children


    +1 More Child

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    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 6
    On May 30, 1854, the Kansas-Nebraska Act was passed. It allowed people in the territories of Kansas and Nebraska to decide whether or not they wanted to allow slavery within their borders. This Act repealed the Missouri Compromise of 1820.
    Age 6
    Historical Boundaries: 1854: Douglas, Nebraska Territory, United States 1867: Douglas, Nebraska, United States
    Age 15
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    German: topographic name mostly in northwestern Germany for someone who lived near a swamp (compare Flak ).

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

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    Sources (36)

    • Sarah A Flake in entry for Frederick Hiram Levie, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Sarah Oakden in household of Phillip Oakden, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Sanra Flake in entry for Ida Levi Moore, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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