Sarah Caroline Richardson

21 August 1867–25 November 1953 (Age 86)
Knoxville, Knox, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Sarah Caroline

When Sarah Caroline Richardson was born on 21 August 1867, in Knoxville, Knox, Tennessee, United States, her father, John Durk Richardson, was 20 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth McKenzie, was 21. She married Charles David Clayton on 1 July 1883, in Wise, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Jefferson, Oklahoma, United States in 1935 and Brown Township, Stephens, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. She died on 25 November 1953, in Comanche, Stephens, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Sugden, Jefferson, Oklahoma, United States.

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Charles David Clayton
Sarah Caroline Richardson
Marriage: 1 July 1883
Mary E. Clayton
India Belle Clayton
John Blake Clayton
David Franklin Clayton
Liewthety Clayton
Leander Clayton
William Estel Clayton
Emily Mertle Clayton

Spouse and Children

1 July 1883
Wise, Texas, United States


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Durk Richardson


    Mary Elizabeth McKenzie




+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1870 · Texas Is Restored to the Union

Age 3

Congress restored Texas to the Union on March 30, 1870, despite not yet meeting all of the requirements established for re-admittance.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 23

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Richard . This has undoubtedly also assimilated like-sounding cognates from other languages, such as Swedish Richardsson.

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

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Sources (3)

  • S Calline Clayton in household of Charles D Clayton, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Sarah C Richardson in household of John W Richardson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Caroline Clayton in household of Charles Clayton, "United States Census, 1900"

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