Sarah Eliza Lawler

4 November 1857–August 1951 (Age 93)
Franklin, Simpson, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Sarah Eliza

When Sarah Eliza Lawler was born on 4 November 1857, in Franklin, Simpson, Kentucky, United States, her father, James W Lawler, was 36 and her mother, Sabrina Ann Cox, was 35. She had at least 3 sons and 8 daughters with William Thornton Hendricks. She lived in Denton, Texas, United States in 1860 and Justice Precinct 4, San Saba, Texas, United States in 1880. She died in August 1951, at the age of 93, and was buried in Coalgate, Coal, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Thornton Hendricks
1848–1903
Sarah Eliza Lawler
1857–1951
Ada Belle Hendricks
1876–1930
Edgar Stuart Hendrick
1877–1940
Clarence Walden Hendricks
1879–
Lena Hendricks
1882–1960
William Hendrick
1885–1928
Myrtle E Hendrick
1887–1926
Maude Hendrick
1890–1895
Almeida Hendrick
1892–1933
Beulah May Hendrick
1894–
Pearl Hendrick Southern
1896–1969
Pearl Hendrick
1896–1986

Spouse and Children

children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    James W Lawler

    Male1821–1899Male

    Sabrina Ann Cox

    Female1822–1900Female

siblings

(7)

    Moses Newton Lawler

    Male1833–1886Male

    William Francis Lawler

    Male1841–1934Male

    Emily C. Lawler

    Female1844–1875Female

    Samuel Finley Lawler

    Male1849–1918Male

    Mary Susan Lawler

    Female1852–1921Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1861 · Texas Secedes from the United States

Age 4

On February 1, 1861, Texas seceded from the United States. On March 2, 1861, they had joined with the Confederate States of America.
1863

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 25

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

Irish (Ulster, Leinster, and Kerry): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Leathlobhair ‘descendant of Leathlobhar’, a personal name composed of the elements leath ‘half’ (i.e. ‘somewhat’, ‘fairly’) and lobar ‘leprous’, ‘sick’. The name seems to have been originally a byname for a man of unhealthy constitution.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah Lauler in household of James W Lauler, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Sarah E Hendricks in household of Thornton Hendricks, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Sallie Lawler in entry for Pearl Hendrick Southern, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

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