Sarah Jane Silbaugh

Brief Life History of Sarah Jane

When Sarah Jane Silbaugh was born on 1 March 1841, in Henry Clay Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Moses Silbaugh, was 23 and her mother, Eva Cupp, was 25. She married Peter Elias Tuttle on 16 June 1861, in Wharton Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Grant District, Preston, West Virginia, United States in 1880 and Bruceton Mills, Preston, West Virginia, United States in 1900. She died on 18 November 1920, in Uniontown, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Park Place Cemetery, Uniontown, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Peter Elias Tuttle
Sarah Jane Silbaugh
Marriage: 16 June 1861
Jasper Nolan Tuttle
Charles Peter Tuttle
Harriet Matilda Tuttle
Emma Alice Tuttle
Beulah Rae Tuttle

Sources (10)

  • Sarah J Lilbaugh in household of Moses Silbaugh, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Sarah Jane Silbaugh Tuttle, "Find A Grave Index"
  • S.j. Tuttle in entry for U.g. Sybert and E.a. Tuttle, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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Name Meaning

Altered form of German Silbach, a habitational name from Silbach in the Sauerland, from a dialect word sil, sel, sal ‘moist dirt’ + Middle High German bach ‘creek’.

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

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