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Sarah Ellen (Veirs) Windsor (1848 - 1916)

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Sarah Ellen Windsor formerly Veirs
Born in Callaway, Missouri, United Statesmap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 14 Mar 1871 in Callaway, Missouri, United Statesmap
Died in Callaway, Missouri, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 10 Dec 2019 | Created 5 Apr 2015
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Biography

Sarah Ellen Veirs was born on 16 July 1848 in Callaway County, Missouri to Henry W. Veirs and Lydia Ann Crump. She married Alfred Rees Windsor on 12 March 1871 in Callaway County, Missouri.[1][2] She died on 3 February 1916 in Callaway County, Missouri[3] She is buried in Oak Grove Cemetery in Williamsburg, Missouri.[4]

United States Census History

1860: Sarah Veirs is enumerated in a home in District 18, Callaway, Missouri. She is 12 years old. Her parents and 2 sisters are also enumerated in the household.[5]

1870: Sarah Ellen Veirs is enumerated in a home in Nine Mile Prairie, Callaway, Missouri. She lives with her parents, 2 sisters, and a man named William Welsh Veirs. Her age is not listed.[6]

1880: Sarah is enumerated as the wife of the Head of Household, Alfred R. Windsor, in a home in Fulton, Callaway, Missouri, USA. She is 30 years old. Her occupation is "keeping house."[7]

1900: Sarah E Windsor is enumerated as the wife of the Head of Household, Alfred R. Windsor, in a home in Nine Mile Prairie, Callaway, Missouri. She is 50 years old and lives with her husband, 10 children, and mother. She is white and can read, write, and speak English. She married her husband in 1871. According to the records, she had 12 children, 11 of which were still living in 1900.[8]

1910: Sarah E Windsor is enumerated as the wife of the Head of Household, Alfred R. Windsor, in a home in Nine Mile Prairie, Callaway, Missouri. She is 61 years old and is able to read, write, and speak English. She has been married for 39 years. She gave birth to 13 children, and 11 of those children are living as of 1910. She is listed as Mulatto.[9]

Sources

  1. "Missouri, Marriages, 1750-1920," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V2DK-VH2 : accessed 5 April 2015), Alfred Reese Windsor and Sarah Ellen Veirs, 14 Mar 1871; citing , Callaway, Missouri; FHL microfilm 901,383.
  2. Yates Publishing. U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.
  3. Weant, Kenneth. Missouri, Newspaper Death Index, 1822-1994 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1997-1998.
  4. Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 9 December 2019, memorial page for Sarah Ellen Veirs Windsor (16 Jul 1848-3 Feb 1916 ), Find A Grave: Memorial #23325017.
  5. "United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MHZ3-MZ8 : 14 December 2017), Sarah Veers in entry for Henry Veers, 1860.
  6. Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.
  7. "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M66J-GT6 : accessed 23 January 2016), Sarah in household of Alfred R, Fulton, Callaway, Missouri, United States; citing enumeration district ED 29, sheet 541A, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0677; FHL microfilm 1,254,677.
  8. "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M3CM-6ZB : accessed 10 December 2019), Sarah E Windsor in household of Alfred H Windsor, Nine Mile Prairie Township, Callaway, Missouri, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 31, sheet 8A, family 148, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,844.
  9. "United States Census, 1910," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M2TN-DFL : accessed 5 April 2015), Sarah E Windsor in household of Alfred B Windsor, Nine Mile Prairie, Callaway, Missouri, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 37, sheet 5A, family 82, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,374,787.
  • Certificate of Death [img]; Missouri State Board of Heath; The State Historical Society of Missouri
  • FamilySearch ID: LH67-Z9J


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