Sarah Jane Mikesell

11 June 1849–8 May 1914 (Age 64)
Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah Jane

When Sarah Jane Mikesell was born on 11 June 1849, in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, her father, Hyrum Washington Mikesell Sr, was 36 and her mother, Ann Augusta Scott, was 30. She married John Osborn Angell on 21 October 1872, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake City Ward 4, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 8 May 1914, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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John Osborn Angell
Sarah Jane Mikesell
Marriage: 21 October 1872
Martha Jane Angell
John Osborn Angell
Mary Caroline Angell
Ella Augusta Angell
Alma Hyrum Angell
Ralph Angell
Clara Adella Angell
George Enoch Angell
Albert Amazah Angell
Earnest Leroy Angell
Leslie Frederick Angell

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  • Marriage
    21 October 1872Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
    Age 8
    The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
    Age 18
    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Meixell .History: Andreas Meixel or Meissel came to Lancaster County, PA, c. 1715from Leimen, Germany.

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

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    Sources (38)

    • Sarah J Mikesell in entry for Mary Caroline Dibble, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Sarah J Maxwell in household of Hiram W Maxwell, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Sarah J. Michell in entry for Leslie Fred Angell and Alvera May Page, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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