Sarah Coughlin Christman

Female5 January 1892–12 June 1985

Brief Life History of Sarah

Sarah Coughlin Christman was born on 5 January 1892, in Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States. She had at least 1 son with Charles Christman. She died on 12 June 1985, at the age of 93.

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Charles Christman
1918–1961
Sarah Coughlin Christman
1892–1985
Charles Christman

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    World Events (3)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 4

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    1898 · War with the Spanish

    Age 6

    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

    1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

    Age 25

    Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Caitlin, Conn, Conor, Delma, Eamon, Malachy, Niall, Padraic, Sean Patrick.

    Irish (Tipperary and Cork): shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cochláin (or Ó Cochláin) ‘son (or descendant) of Cochlán’, a byname derived from cochal ‘cloak, hood’. The Mac form is found mainly in County Offaly; the Ó form in County Cork.

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

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