Sarah Billings

Brief Life History of Sarah

When Sarah Billings was born on 30 August 1848, in Alleghany, North Carolina, United States, her father, Will Samuel Billings, was 19 and her mother, Mahala Wagoner, was 16. She married Haywood D Estep on 18 January 1866, in Alleghany Township, Davidson, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Ashe, North Carolina, United States in 1850 and Prathers Creek Township, Alleghany, North Carolina, United States for about 50 years. She died on 15 August 1933, in Stratford, Alleghany, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Haywood D Estep
Sarah Billings
Marriage: 18 January 1866
James Monroe Estep
Louisa Mahala Estep
William Greenberry Estep
Alice Estep
Matilda Elizabeth Estep
David Reedy Estep
Martha Jane Estep
Sarah Alice Estep
Haywood Lundy Estep

Sources (44)

  • Sarah Billings in household of Wm Billings, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Sarah A, "Virginia, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Birth Records, 1853-1896"
  • Sarah Billings, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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Name Meaning

English (Midlands): variant of Billing , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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