Sarah Elizabeth Hoy

Female23 December 1867–7 June 1944

Brief Life History of Sarah Elizabeth

When Sarah Elizabeth Hoy was born on 23 December 1867, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, William Francis Hoy, was 23 and her mother, Sarah Ann Larish, was 22. She married Jacob Eisenhart Schankweiler on 24 December 1885, in Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 9 daughters. She lived in Tremont, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880 and Shamokin, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910. She died on 7 June 1944, in Northumberland, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Orwigsburg, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Eisenhart Schankweiler
Sarah Elizabeth Hoy
Marriage: 24 December 1885
William Jacob Schankweiler
Charles Leroy Schankweiler
Howard Marcus Schankweiler
Sarah Elizabeth Schankweiler
Florence Ruth Shankweiler
Viola Mary Schankweiler
Gladys Lucena Schankweiler
Marlin Harry Schankweiler
Mildred Helen Shankweiler
Marcella Hoy Schankweiler
Blandine Schankweiler
Pauline Larue Schankweiler

Sources (13)

  • Lizzie Hoy in household of William Hoy, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Sarah Elizabeth Hoy - Government record: Census record: birth-name: Lizzie Hoy
  • Elizabeth S. Hoy, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 December 1885Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children (13)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1868 · Impeach the President!

    Age 1

    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

    Age 10

    Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 23

    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    English (Essex): nickname for a sailor, from Middle Dutch hoey ‘cargo ship’.

    Irish: variant of Hoey .

    Danish (Høy): nickname for a tall person, from høj ‘high’.

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

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