Sarah Ann Roberts

6 February 1820–9 August 1902 (Age 82)
Oswegatchie, St. Lawrence, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah Ann

When Sarah Ann Roberts was born on 6 February 1820, in Oswegatchie, St. Lawrence, New York, United States, her father, James Roberts, was 43 and her mother, Lois Chapin, was 30. She married Charles Stewart on 19 December 1835. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1850. She died on 9 August 1902, in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Pleasant Grove City Cemetery, Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Stewart
Sarah Ann Roberts
Marriage: 19 December 1835
Mary Priscilla Stewart
William Henry Stewart
Jane Evaline Stewart
Sarah Ellen Stewart
Olive Ann Stewart
Charles Echo Stewart
Emma Maria Stewart
Lois Adeline Stewart
James Stevens Stewart
Lucy Adelaide Stewart

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 December 1835
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    World Events (8)

    1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land
    Age 1
    A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.
    1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State
    Age 7
    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 26
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the personal name Robert , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. This surname is also occasionally borne by Jews, presumably as an Americanized form of some similar (like-sounding) Jewish surname.

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

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    Sources (19)

    • Sarah Steward in household of Charles Steward, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Sarah Ann Roberts in entry for Sarah E. Davis, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • Starah Stewart, "United States Census, 1880"

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