When Sarah Ann Staats was born on 19 June 1826, in Albany, Albany, New York, United States, her father, Dr. Peter P. Staats, was 23 and her mother, Hetty Van Zandt Platt, was 21. She lived in Echo, Umatilla, Oregon, United States in 1920. She died on 25 May 1885, at the age of 58, and was buried in Albany Rural Cemetery, Albany, New York, United States.
North German and Dutch: patronymic from Staat .
History: This was the name of a prominent Dutch family in New Netherland, where it was often spelled Staets.