Zippeann Sophia A Seese

29 August 1839–4 September 1878 (Age 39)
Perry Township, Montgomery, Ohio, United States

The Life of Zippeann Sophia A

When Zippeann Sophia A Seese was born on 29 August 1839, in Perry Township, Montgomery, Ohio, United States, her father, Peter Seese, was 24 and her mother, Lydia Gilbert, was 28. She married James Garber on 20 September 1857, in Montgomery, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 4 September 1878, at the age of 39, and was buried in Perry Township, Montgomery, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Garber
Zippeann Sophia A Seese
Marriage: 20 September 1857
Jesse P Garber
Sarah Garber
Reuben T Garber
Perry F. Garber
Eli Garber
Edward H Garber

Spouse and Children

20 September 1857
Montgomery, Ohio, United States


    Jesse P Garber


    Sarah Garber


    Reuben T Garber


    Perry F. Garber


    Eli Garber


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Peter Seese





World Events (5)


Age 7

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 21

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Age 24

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

Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name, Sigizo, from a compound name formed with sigi ‘victory’ as the first element.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sippa A Garber in household of James Garber, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Sophia A Garber in household of James Garber, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Sebbyan Seese in entry for Perry Garber, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"

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