Sarah Owens

1795–1880 (Age 85)
Mason, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Owens was born in 1795, in Mason, West Virginia, United States, her father, William Owens, was 33 and her mother, Mrs William Owens, was 22. She married Robert Roseberry on 22 June 1816, in Mason, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Mason, Mason, Virginia, United States in 1850. She died on 16 May 1880, in Mason, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Point Pleasant, Mason, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Roseberry
1793–1856
Sarah Owens
1795–1880
Marriage: 22 June 1816
William Owen Roseberry
1817–1908
Nancy Roseberry
1819–1839
Roseberry
1831–
John Roseberry
1822–1834
Flora Ann Roseberry
1825–1912
Mary M. Roseberry
1827–1911
Andrew Roseberry
1829–1895
Eliza Roseberry
1831–1903
Sarah Catherine Roseberry
1835–1848

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 June 1816
Mason, West Virginia, United States
children

(9)

    William Owen Roseberry

    Male1817–1908Male

    Nancy Roseberry

    Female1819–1839Female

    John Roseberry

    Male1822–1834Male

    Flora Ann Roseberry

    Female1825–1912Female

    Mary M. Roseberry

    Female1827–1911Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Owens

    Male1762–1836Male

    Mrs William Owens

    Female1773–Female

siblings

(4)

    Female1795–1880Female

    Mary Owens

    Female1800–Female

    Rachel Owens

    Female1804–1880Female

    Martin Owens

    Male1811–1865Male

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 5

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1803

Age 8

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 24

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: patronymic from Owen , with English patronymic -s.2 Irish: adopted as an Anglicized form by bearers of the Gaelic surname Mac Eoghain ( see McEwen ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Sarah Roseberry in household of Robert Roseberry, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Sarah Owens Roseberry, "Find A Grave Index"

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