Sarah C Ochs

Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Sarah C

When Sarah C Ochs was born in 1838, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Jesse Ochs, was 31 and her mother, Mrs. Sarah Ochs, was 24. She had at least 1 son with Franklin K Ream. She lived in Jackson Township, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States in 1870 and Schaefferstown, Heidelberg Township, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880.

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Franklin K Ream
Sarah C Ochs
Thomas Frank Ream

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World Events (8)


Age 8

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 25

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 32

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Ochs ‘ox’, Middle High German ohse; probably a nickname for a strong or lumbering individual, or a metonymic occupational name for someone who tended or drove oxen, or for a cattle dealer. In some cases the surname was a habitational name derived from an inn sign. As a Jewish name it is often ornamental.

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

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  • Sarah C Ream in household of Frank K Ream, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Sarah Ream in household of Franklin Ream, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Sarah Ochs in household of Jesse Ochs, "United States Census, 1850"

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