Sarah Elizabeth Adair

1823–1897 (Age 74)
Franklin, Indiana, United States

The Life of Sarah Elizabeth

When Sarah Elizabeth Adair was born on 23 August 1823, in Franklin, Indiana, United States, her father, Robert F. Adair, was 35 and her mother, Margaret Spears, was 33. She married Henry Ellison Newlin on 16 March 1843, in Grundy, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Woodland Township, Decatur, Iowa, United States in 1860 and Iowa, United States in 1870. She died on 24 August 1897, in Woodland, Decatur, Iowa, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Shields Cemetery, Woodland, Decatur, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Sarah Elizabeth Adair
1823–1897
Henry Ellison Newlin
1819–1888
Marriage: 16 March 1843
Jesse B Newlin
1844–1922
Cyntha Newlin
1852–1940
James F Newlin
1855–1938
William Preston Newlin
1865–1939
John Newlin
1846–1926
Margaret Jane Newlin
1848–1914
Permelia Newlin
1849–
Mary Ann Martha Newlin
1857–1933
Henry Douglas Newlin
1861–1942
Daniel Boone Newlin
1868–1924

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
16 March 1843
Grundy, Missouri, United States
children

(10)

  • Jesse B Newlin

    Male1844–1922Male

  • John Newlin

    Male1846–1926Male

  • Margaret Jane Newlin

    Female1848–1914Female

  • Permelia Newlin

    Female1849–Female

  • Cyntha Newlin

    Female1852–1940Female

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Parents & Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 2

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1825 · State Capital Moves to Indianapolis

Age 2

The state capital was moved from Corydon to Indianapolis on January 10, 1825.
1846

Age 23

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Scottish (Galloway) and northern Irish: from the Scottish personal name Adair, also spelled EdÊ’ear, a form of Edgar .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Sarah Newlin in household of Henry E Newlin, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Sarah Newland in household of Henry E Newland, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Sarah Newlin in household of Henry E Newlin, "United States Census, 1880"

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