Sarah Elizabeth Joyner

8 January 1859–23 May 1953 (Age 94)
Paris, Henry, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Sarah Elizabeth

When Sarah Elizabeth Joyner was born on 8 January 1859, in Paris, Henry, Tennessee, United States, her father, William World Joyner, was 33 and her mother, Elizabeth Harriett Swearingen, was 30. She married John Wiley Roseberry on 21 December 1880, in Henry, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Civil District 9, Henry, Tennessee, United States for about 10 years and Henry, Tennessee, United States in 1930. She died on 23 May 1953, in Paris, Henry, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Dumpling Hill Cemetery, Haglerville, Henry, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Wiley Roseberry
Sarah Elizabeth Joyner
Marriage: 21 December 1880
Wiley Dolphus Roseberry
Ellie C. Roseberry
Mattie Ethel Roseberry
Elizabeth Myrtle Roseberry
Neta Francis Roseberry
Joan Roseberry

Spouse and Children

21 December 1880
Henry, Tennessee, United States


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    William World Joyner


    Elizabeth Harriett Swearingen




    William Thomas Joyner


    Samuel Carson Joyner


    John T. Joyner


    Parasade J. Joyner



+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 3

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

Age 4

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Age 27

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Joiner .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sarah E R*Y in household of John W R*Y, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Sarah E Roseberry in household of Jhon W Roseberry, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sarah E Roseberry in household of John W Roseberry, "United States Census, 1920"

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