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Sarah Sophronia Brooks Barnes
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Birth: Nov. 4, 1839
Chenango County
New York, USA
Death: Feb. 1, 1878
Chenango County
New York, USA

BARNES: In Norwich [Chenango Co., NY], Friday, Feb. 1st, 1878, of consumption, Sarah S. Brooks, daughter of Moses Brooks, of Rockdale, and wife of Edwin R. Barnes, of Norwich. Of an honored old New England family--thoroughly educated, studious, cultured and intelligent--Mrs. Barnes was a woman of uncommon worth. Quiet, retiring, and unostentatious she was only known in a limited circle; but those who knew her saw in her only those qualities of mind and heart to be adored and loved. Emphasizing the words, we say she was a lady and a Christian. Pure, true, self-possessed and self-forgetful. Her death is a sore bereavement--a loss which God alone can repair. Devoted as a wife, faithful as a mother, queenly as a woman, trustful as a Christian, of few could it be more truly said, "she hath done what she could.." The husband, the motherless children, the parents and many relatives, share the sympathy of the community in this the hour of their great sorrow.
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Family links: 
  Moses Brooks (1808 - 1893)
  Edwin Ruthven Barnes (1839 - 1906)
  Lenora Sarah Barnes (1870 - 1889)*
  Charles Aaron Brooks (1833 - 1835)*
  Jonas Brooks (1835 - 1843)*
  Sarah Sophronia Brooks Barnes (1839 - 1878)
  Moses Walter Brooks (1841 - 1902)*
  Charles Greenwood Brooks (1849 - 1921)*
*Calculated relationship
EDWIN R. BARNES 1839-1906

SARAH S. HIS WIFE 1839-1878

JULIA L. HIS WIFE 1841-1911

Mount Hope Cemetery
Chenango County
New York, USA
Created by: Bob Thomas
Record added: Feb 09, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84743721
Sarah Sophronia <i>Brooks</i> Barnes
Added by: Bob Thomas
Sarah Sophronia <i>Brooks</i> Barnes
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