Sarah Swearingen

1760–1849 (Age 88)
Frederick, Maryland, United States

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Swearingen was born on 5 November 1760, in Frederick, Maryland, United States, her father, John S. Swearingen Sr, was 40 and her mother, Catherine Mary Stull, was 34. She married Charles Larsh in 1781, in Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 14 March 1849, in Dixon Township, Preble, Ohio, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in West Florence, Preble, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Sarah Swearingen
1760–1849
Charles Larsh
1760–1815
Marriage: 1781
Col Paul Larsh
1782–1867
Joseph S. Larsh
1794–1832
Lewis Larsh
1784–1878
John Larsh
1786–1840
Alice "Allie" Larsh
1789–1870
Catherine Larsh
1789–1870
Samuel Larch
1790–1823
Charles Larsh Jr
1792–1884
Jonathan Larsh
1795–1854
Drusilla Larsh
1797–1888
Sarah Larsh
1798–1880
Toliver Larsh
1799–1870

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1781
Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(12)

  • Col Paul Larsh

    Male1782–1867Male

  • Lewis Larsh

    Male1784–1878Male

  • John Larsh

    Male1786–1840Male

  • Alice "Allie" Larsh

    Female1789–1870Female

  • Catherine Larsh

    Female1789–1870Female

+7 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(16)

+11 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 16

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 16

Maryland is the 7th state.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 26

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.

Name Meaning

Dutch: altered form of a habitational name, almost certainly from one of two places in Germany named Schweringen: one in the Hannover region and the other near Bremen.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Sarah Larsh land sale to Michael Crow -Deeds, mortgages, 1784-1867; index, 1773-1950
  • Sarah Van Swearingen Larsh, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Sarah Swearingen Larsh, "Find A Grave Index"

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