|Birth: ||Mar. 29, 1848|
|Death: ||Apr. 18, 1925|
Sarah was born on March 29, 1848 in Athens, Ala.--Limestone Co. She was from a large family of 12 children , the 9th child to be born, to Peterson Tanner and his wife Sarah Chaffin Redus (Chaffin: a family maiden name even passed down to Madeline Chaffin Tanner Dinning, Helena, Ark.--Phillips Co.). Sarah grew up in Athens among a host of relatives and many in the Athens City Cemetery-- where Peterson and wife Sarah would be buried.
Sarah met and married Capt. John D. Mitchell and somehow they went Helena, Ark.--Phillips Co. along with her brother, Thomas Jefferson Tanner. Thomas would marry Sue "Susie" Ann Burnett of Helena, Ark. in Helena. Their daughter, Madeline,would have the "Chaffin" middle name. All 5 of them are buried in Maple Hill Cemetery, Helena, Ark.--Phillips Co.
Peterson Tanner (1808 - 1872)
Sarah Chaffin Redus Tanner (1818 - 1901)
John D. Mitchell (1838 - 1917)
Ed Tanner (1839 - 1866)*
Lucy Ann Tanner Dewoody (1843 - 1917)*
Sarah Chaffin Tanner Mitchell (1848 - 1925)
Ella Tanner Hatchett (1854 - 1911)*
Note: Born in Athens, AL
Maple Hill Cemetery
Maintained by: Trudy Dinning Hester
Originally Created by: Linda Miller
Record added: Aug 30, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21262763
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