Sarah Jane Worthen

14 November 1849–16 November 1860 (Age 11)
St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah Jane

When Sarah Jane Worthen was born on 14 November 1849, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, her father, Samuel Worthen, was 23 and her mother, Sarah Ellen Hallam, was 26. She died on 16 November 1860, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 11, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Worthen
1825–1888
Sarah Ellen Hallam
1823–1897
Joseph Smith Worthen
1845–1921
William Hallam Worthen
1848–1925
Sarah Jane Worthen
1849–1860
Samuel Henry Worthen
1851–1928
Mary Ann Worthen
1853–1932
Charles Richard Worthen
1855–1928
Esther Louisa Worthen
1858–1920
George Washington Worthen
1860–1941
Hyrum Smith Worthen
1862–1863
Alice Maria Worthen
1864–1947
Alma Worthen
1865–
Heber Worthen
1867–1867
Harriet Worthen
1869–1869

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (1)

1860
Age 11
In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Old English worthign ‘enclosure, homestead’ or a habitational name from any of several places so named, such as Worthen in Shropshire or Worthing in Norfolk.

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

Possible Related Names

Worthing
Worden
Worthan

Sources (10)

  • Sarah J Worthen in household of Samuel Worthen, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Sarah Jane Worthin, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
  • Sarah Jane Worthen, "Utah, Salt Lake City Cemetery Records, 1847-1976"

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