Sara Jane Byrne

7 October 1914–1977 (Age 62)
Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, United States

The Life of Sara Jane

When Sara Jane Byrne was born on 7 October 1914, in Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, United States, her father, Peter Joseph Byrne, was 55 and her mother, Mary Margaret Mulholland, was 42. She married Robert John Edwards on 14 April 1944, in Silver Bow, Montana, United States. She died in 1977, at the age of 63.

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Robert John Edwards
Sara Jane Byrne
Marriage: 14 April 1944

Spouse and Children

    Robert John Edwards



14 April 1944
Silver Bow, Montana, United States

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1919 · Oil is Discovered at Cat Creek

Age 5

Located near Petroleum and Garfield counties in Montana is Cat Creek . It was here in 1919, that oil was discovered

Age 17

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Broin ‘descendant of Bran’, a personal name based on bran ‘raven’. Bran was the name of a son of the King of Leinster, who died at Cologne in 1052 , and also of the hero of an 8th century voyage tale.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah J Byrne in household of Peter J Byrne, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sarah Byrne in household of Peter Byrne, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Sara Jane Byrne, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"

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