Sarah Addington

1783–1814 (Age 30)
District 96, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Addington was born on 12 September 1783, in District 96, South Carolina, United States, her father, John Addington, was 33 and her mother, Elizabeth Heaton, was 28. She married Phineas Roberts on 6 November 1806, in Warren, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 26 August 1814, in Chester, Wayne, Indiana, United States, at the age of 30, and was buried in Chester, Wayne, Indiana, United States.

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Sarah Addington
Phineas Roberts
Marriage: 6 November 1806
Martha Roberts
John Roberts
Elijah Roberts
Elizabeth Roberts

Spouse & Children

6 November 1806
Warren, Ohio, United States


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World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 3

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1788 · South Carolina becomes the 8th state in the Union

Age 5

On May 23, 1788, South Carolina ratifies the Constitution of the United States making it the 8th State of the Union.
1792 · Head Tax Law

Age 9

"In 1792, South Carolina passes a law called the ""head tax"" for all free African Americans from age 16-50. This tax was $2.00."

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places named in Old English as Eaddingtūn ‘settlement associated with Eadda’ or Æddingtūn ‘settlement associated with Æddi’. Places so named are found in Northamptonshire, Buckinghamshire, Kent, and Greater London.

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

Sources (3)

  • Sarah Addington, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Sarah Adington, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Sarah Addington, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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