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Sarah Jane Morris Myers
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Birth: May 19, 1834
Cedar Springs
Abbeville County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 14, 1884
Yukon
Lincoln County
Tennessee, USA

Sarah Jane Morris, daughter of Samuel Morris, III and the former Margaret McCulloch, was born near Cedar Springs A.R.P. Church in Abbeville County, South Carolina on the 19th of May 1834. Known as "Sallie" by her family, she was the youngest of eight siblings.

In 1858, Sallie married James Alexander Myers, son of John Graham Myers and Cynthia McCreary, of Charlotte, North Carolina. James was a recent graduate of Erskine Theological Seminary in Due West, S. C. Rev. Myers and Sallie would live in various place for the next many years, as he accepted positions throughout the region. During this time Sallie had ten children.

In the mid 1870's, Rev. Myers was called to be the minister of Cross Creek Reform Presbyterian in Washington County, Pennsylvania. This is were they lived for about 12 years. Then just prior to Sallie's death; Rev. Myers took a position at Prosperity A.R.P. at Taft in Lincoln County, Tennessee.

Sarah Jane "Sallie" Morris Myers departed this life on January 14th 1884. She was laid to rest in the churchyard cemetery at Prosperity A.R.P. where her husband was pastor.




 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Morris (1796 - 1841)
  Margarett McCulloch Morris (1799 - 1881)
 
 Spouse:
  James Alexander Myers (1829 - 1917)
 
 Children:
  Margaret Cynthia Loyola Myers Patterson (1859 - 1941)*
  Infant Myers (1862 - 1862)*
  Infant Myers (1862 - 1862)*
  Amanda Ophelia Myers Forbes (1863 - 1903)*
  Aprilis Prima Donna Myers Attebery (1867 - 1914)*
  Octavius Alexander Myers (1873 - 1946)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Louise Morris Gibson (1818 - 1895)*
  Margaret McDonald Morris (1823 - 1831)*
  James Hervey Morris (1829 - 1864)*
  Elizabeth Morris (1832 - 1862)*
  Sarah Jane Morris Myers (1834 - 1884)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
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IN
Memory of
SALLIE J. MYERS
wife of
Rev. J. A. MYERS
May 19, 1834
January 14, 1884
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Burial:
Prosperity Cemetery
Yukon
Lincoln County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: GMG
Record added: Jan 28, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104306752
Sarah Jane <i>Morris</i> Myers
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Sarah Jane <i>Morris</i> Myers
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- Kevin McCulloch
 Added: Aug. 24, 2013
 
 
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