Sallie Sterritt

about 1848–
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Sallie

When Sallie Sterritt was born about 1848, in Kentucky, United States, her father, John Sterritt, was 48 and her mother, Laurana Polly Deweese, was 48.

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John Sterritt
1800–
Laurana Polly Deweese
1800–1878
Sallie Sterritt
1848–
Mary Sterritt
1849–

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World Events (3)

1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 2

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1863

Age 15

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

Age 15

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.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish: variant of Start .

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

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