Sarah Jane Eldred

5 April 1847–20 June 1913 (Age 66)
Colesville, Broome, New York, United States

The Life of Sarah Jane

When Sarah Jane Eldred was born on 5 April 1847, in Colesville, Broome, New York, United States, her father, Alexander Eldred, was 29 and her mother, Emily Judd, was 24. She married Christopher Baker on 19 November 1871. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Norwich, Chenango, New York, United States for about 5 years and Sidney, Sidney, Delaware, New York, United States in 1910. She died on 20 June 1913, in Colesville, Broome, New York, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Nineveh, Colesville, Broome, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Christopher Baker
1848–1900
Sarah Jane Eldred
1847–1913
Marriage: 19 November 1871
Althea Carrie Baker
1874–1947
George A. Baker
1881–1957
Lucy M. Baker
1875–1902
Arabella Baker
1890–

Spouse and Children

    Christopher Baker

    Male1848–1900Male

    Female1847–1913Female

MARRIAGE
19 November 1871
children

(4)

    Female1874–1947Female

    Lucy M. Baker

    Female1875–1902Female

    Male1881–1957Male

    Arabella Baker

    Female1890–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1863

Age 16

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 16

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1865

Age 18

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Aldred .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah J Eldred in household of Alexander Eldred, "New York State Census, 1855"
  • Sarah Baker in household of Frank A Simonsen, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Sarah J Baker, "New York State Census, 1892"

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