Sarah Sorenia Tidwell

7 February 1865–21 August 1945 (Age 80)
Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of Sarah Sorenia

When Sarah Sorenia Tidwell was born on 7 February 1865, in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah Territory, United States, her father, Jefferson Tidwell, was 28 and her mother, Sarah Jane Seely, was 20. She married William Alvin Thayn on 29 January 1884, in Wellington, Carbon, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Wellington, Carbon, Utah, United States for about 25 years and Election Precinct 19 Wellington, Carbon, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 21 August 1945, in Price, Carbon, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Wellington, Carbon, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Alvin Thayn
1865–1944
Sarah Sorenia Tidwell
1865–1945
Marriage: 29 January 1884
David Alvin Thayn
1889–1979
George Lester Thayn
1892–1939
William Azel Thayn
1893–1960
Della Serenia Thayne
1895–1899
Elizabeth Sarah Thayn
1898–1934
Horace Thayn
1901–1974
Albert Thayn
1904–1995

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 January 1884
Wellington, Carbon, Utah Territory, United States
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World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 1

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 2

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 The Amendment was later repealed.
1886

Age 21

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English: reduced form of Tid(e)swell, a habitational name from Tideswell in Derbyshire, so named from the Old English personal name Tīdi + Old English wella ‘spring’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Sarah Sorena Tidwell Thayn in household of William Alvin Thayn, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Sarah Sorenia Tidwell Thayn in household of William Alvin Thayn, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Sarah S Tidwell in household of Jefferson Tidwell, "United States Census, 1870"

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