Sarah Elizabeth McCord

27 July 1888–18 March 1921 (Age 32)
Webster, West Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Sarah Elizabeth

When Sarah Elizabeth McCord was born on 27 July 1888, in Webster, West Virginia, United States, her father, Charles Lewis McCord, was 27 and her mother, Lucy Ann Rose Cowger, was 20. She married Aaron Lang in 1905, in Randolph, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Collins Settlement District, Lewis, West Virginia, United States in 1900 and Middle Fork, Randolph, West Virginia, United States in 1910. She died on 18 March 1921, in Upshur, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 32, and was buried in Randolph, West Virginia, United States.

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Aaron Lang
Sarah Elizabeth McCord
Marriage: 1905
Clarence Elmer Lang
Harvey Hartsell Lang

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1905Randolph, West Virginia, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 2
    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.
    1890 · Woman's Suffrage
    Age 2
    An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
    1898 · War with the Spanish
    Age 10
    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

    Name Meaning

    Irish (northern) and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cuairt or Mac Cuarta, a name ostensibly meaning ‘son of journey’, but in origin a shortened form of Mac Mhuircheartaigh. See McCurdy and the unlenited form McMurtry .Irish (northern): variant of McCart .

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

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    Sources (10)

    • Sarah E Mccord in household of Charles L Mccord, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Sarah McCord in entry for Clarence Elmer Lang and Ellen Mae Helmick, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"
    • Sarah E Mccord in household of Charles W Mccord, "United States Census, 1900"

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