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Sarah Elizabeth Fiscus (1865 - 1902)

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Sarah Elizabeth (Lizzie) "Lizzie" Fiscus
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Died [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 8 Aug 2014 | Last significant change: 9 Jul 2019
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m. 16 November 1882, John Cain Fiscus[1][2]


Sarah and John had one child:
  1. William Leonard Fiscus, b. 13 May 1883 d. 18 November 1891, age 4[1]


1865 Sarah is born on 27 January to Wesley and Elizabeth (Hubbell) Fiscus.[1]

1870 Sarah (5) and her family are living in Indiana -- Wesley (30) & Elizabeth (31), Eliza (4) and Matilda ("Tilda") (2).[3]

1880 The Fiscus family continue to live in Jefferson Township, Owen County, Indiana. The household includes: Wesley (40) & Elizabeth (41), as well as nine children: Sarah (15), Eliza (13), Matilda (12), Cary ("Carrie") (9), Edward (8), Emily ("Emma") (6), jesse ("Jessie") (3), Mary (2) and newborn Fannie (0).[4]

1882 When Sarah is 17 years old, she marries John Cain Fiscus on 16 November.[1][2]

1883 William Leonard is born on 13 May.[1]

1891 William dies at age 8.[1]

1900 John and Sarah are living in Urbana, Champaign County, Illinois. Sarah's sister Fanny is living with them.[5]

1902 Sarah dies on 18 November.[6] She is buried at Mt. Hope Cemetery in Urbana, Champaign County, Illinois.[7]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 Owen County Cousins, entry for Wesley Fiscus, p. 583
  2. 2.0 2.1 Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959, John C Fiscus and Sarah G Fiscus, 16 Nov 1882 : accessed 06 Sep 2014 by J. Ricketts; citing Owen County; FHL microfilm 001312984.
  3. United States Census, 1870, Sarah Elizabeth Fiscus in household of Wesley Fiscus, Indiana, United States : accessed 06 Oct 2014 by J. Ricketts; citing p. 5, family 39, NARA microfilm publication M593, FHL microfilm 000545847.
  4. United States Census, 1880, Sarah E Fiscus in household of Wesley Fiscus, Jefferson, Owen, Indiana, United States : accessed 06 Oct 2014 by J. Ricketts; citing sheet 358A, NARA microfilm publication T9.
  5. United States Census, 1900, Sarah E Fiscus in household of John C Fiscus, Urbana Township Urbana city Ward 1-2, Champaign, Illinois, United States : accessed 06 Sep 2014 by J. Ricketts; citing sheet 32A, family 730, NARA microfilm publication T623, FHL microfilm 1240241.
  6. Owen County Cousins, entry for John Quincy Fiscus, p. 557
  7. "Lizzie Fiscus", Find-a-Grave memorial #7262523; entered by stuthehistoryguy on 14 March 2003 : accessed by J. Ricketts
  • Rosemary Faulk Lovell. Owen County Cousins. Volume II. J.G. Hauser, Inc. 1977.

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