Sarah Ann Dyer

20 January 1814–21 January 1912 (Age 98)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Sarah Ann

When Sarah Ann Dyer was born on 20 January 1814, in Kentucky, United States, her father, Archibald Dyer, was 30 and her mother, Ruth Johnston, was 26. She died on 21 January 1912, in Mount Joy, Delta, Texas, United States, at the age of 98.

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Family Time Line

Archibald Dyer
1784–1848
Ruth Johnston
1787–1888
Sarah Ann Dyer
1814–1912
Martha Ann Dyer
1814–1862
Celia Ann Dyer
1814–
Robert Dyer
1818–1849
Joseph A Dyer
1820–1900
Malinda Caroline Dyer
1827–1866
LeRoy Dyer
1827–1908
Eliza "Lizzie" Dyer
1827–1880
Rhoda Susannah Dyer
1830–1885
William T Dyer
1832–1868
Emily Melvina Dyer
1835–1915
Dixon Reuben Dyer
1838–1882

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World Events (8)

1818 · Jackson Purchase

Age 4

The western part of Kentucky purchased by Andrew Jackson from the Chickasaw Indians in 1818. It became known as the Jackson Purchase. This included land that wasn't originally part of Kentucky when it became a state.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 5

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1846

Age 32

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a dyer of cloth, Middle English dyer (from Old English dēag ‘dye’; the verb is a back-formation from the agent noun). This surname also occurs in Scotland, but Lister is a more common equivalent there.2 Irish (Counties Sligo and Roscommon): usually a short form of MacDyer, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Duibhir ‘son of Duibhir’, a short form of a personal name composed of the elements dubh ‘dark’, ‘black’ + odhar ‘sallow’, ‘tawny’.

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

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