Sarah Ellen Adams

29 July 1858–2 November 1910 (Age 52)
Heber City, Wasatch, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of Sarah Ellen

When Sarah Ellen Adams was born on 29 July 1858, in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah Territory, United States, her father, James William Adams, was 46 and her mother, Sarah Ellen Carroll, was 32. She married Harvey Parley Lee on 15 February 1873, in Panguitch, Garfield, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Hillsdale, Garfield, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 2 November 1910, in Panguitch, Garfield, Utah, United States, at the age of 52, and was buried in Panguitch City Cemetery, Panguitch, Garfield, Utah, United States.

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Harvey Parley Lee
Sarah Ellen Adams
Marriage: 15 February 1873
Sarah Olive Lee
Parley James Lee
Meltire Lee
Rhoda Caroline Lee
Vivian Lee
Perry Edward Lee
Afton Lee
Earl Lee

Spouse and Children

15 February 1873
Panguitch, Garfield, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 5

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 5

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 14

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

English (very common in England, especially in the south Midlands, and in Wales) and German (especially northwestern Germany): patronymic from the personal name Adam . In the U.S. this form has absorbed many patronymics and other derivatives of Adam in languages other than English. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarh E. Lee in household of Harvy P. Lee, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ellen Lee in household of Harvey P Lee, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Sarah E Lee in household of Harvey P Lee, "United States Census, 1880"

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