Sarah Margaret Tew

Brief Life History of Sarah Margaret

When Sarah Margaret Tew was born on 20 November 1837, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Tew, was 33 and her mother, Hannah Smith, was 26. She married Alonzo Harrington LeBaron on 9 January 1856, in Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in St Martin in the Bull Ring Church, Birmingham, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Springville, Utah, Utah, United States in 1860. She died on 24 August 1884, in Verdon, Richardson, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in Harris Cemetery, Barada, Richardson, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Perry Garfield
Sarah Margaret Tew
Marriage: about 1865
William E. Garfield
Sarah Jane Garfield
Martha E Garfield
Charles Augustus Garfield
Charlotte M Garfield
Dora Garfield

Sources (40)

  • Sarah Tew in household of Thomas Tew, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Sarah Tew, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Sarah Tew, "United States Western States Marriage Index" (Mosiah Lyman Hancock)

World Events (8)


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Historical Boundaries: 1850: Mexican Cession, United States 1850: Utah Territory, United States 1851: Utah, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Utah, Utah, United States

Name Meaning

Welsh: nickname for a fat man, from tew ‘plump’.

English: habitational name from a place in Oxfordshire (Great, Little and Duns Tew), named with an Old English tīewe ‘row, lengthy object’, referring to the ridge on which these places are situated, or from tīwe ‘meeting place, court’. The surname has been established in Ireland since the 16th century.

Chinese: Teochew, Hokkien, and Taiwanese form of the surnames 張 (see Zhang 1) and 趙 (see Zhao 1).

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

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