Sadie H Kerr

22 October 1916–19 November 2007 (Age 91)
Damar, Rooks, Kansas, United States

The Life of Sadie H

When Sadie H Kerr was born on 22 October 1916, in Damar, Rooks, Kansas, United States, her father, William Leslie Kerr, was 30 and her mother, Marie Lillian Elizabeth Newell, was 23. She married Joseph George E Favreau on 5 June 1934, in Damar, Rooks, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Richland Township, Rooks, Kansas, United States in 1930. She died on 19 November 2007, in Derby, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Derby, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph George E Favreau
Sadie H Kerr
Marriage: 5 June 1934
LaVerne Edmund Favreau

Spouse and Children

5 June 1934
Damar, Rooks, Kansas, United States


    LaVerne Edmund Favreau


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)


Age 1

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 11

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.

Age 25

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: topographic name for someone who lived by a patch of wet ground overgrown with brushwood, northern Middle English kerr (Old Norse kjarr). A legend grew up that the Kerrs were left-handed, on theory that the name is derived from Gaelic cearr ‘wronghanded’, ‘left-handed’.2 Irish: see Carr .3 This surname has also absorbed examples of German Kehr .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sadie A Kerr in household of William L Kerr, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sadie A Kerr in household of William L Kerr, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sadie A Favreau in household of George E Favreau, "United States Census, 1940"

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