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Sarah Ellen Mounts Jenkins
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Birth: Aug. 23, 1854
Washington
Washington County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 3, 1922
Fate
Rockwall County
Texas, USA

Here is the obit for Sarah Ellen Mounts Jenkins

The Passing of Mrs. Wm. H. Jenkins

Sarah Ellen Mounts was born August 23, 1854, at Amity, Pennsylvania. When she was eleven years of age her parents moved to Indiana, where, when she was 22 years of age she was married to William H. Jenkins. Mr. and Mrs. Jenkins and their three children came to Texas in 1883 and have lived in the state ever since.
Mrs Jenkins very early in life united with the Methodist church and until failing health prevented, was an untiring and faithful worker in her Master's vineyard. After more than two years of intense suffering she passed to her reward last Monday. She was fully prepared for the end and asked her family to meet her in the Great Beyond. The funeral services were conducted by the Rev. Mr. Goodenough at the Palacios cemetery tuesday afternoon and the remains tenderly laid to rest. Besides the numerous friends to mourn her loss there are the sorrowing husband and seven sons and daughters; The sons are: James A., David, Thomas A., Francis M. and Joseph W.; the daughters Mrs. Otis J. Foraker and Mrs. Ann Turner.



Sarah married William Henry Jenkins on Nov 19, 1876
To them were born 7 children:
James Alexander Jenkins 1876 -
David Jenkins 1879 -
Mary Elizabeth Jenkins 1880 -
Francis Marion Jenkins 1884 -
Thomas Addison Jenkins 1886 -
Joseph Ward Jenkins 1892 -
Annie Pearl Jenkins 1894 - 
 
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 Parents:
  James Mounts (1815 - 1892)
  Elizabeth Bryson Mullan Mounts (1821 - 1904)
 
 Spouse:
  William Henry Jenkins (1849 - 1937)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Jane Mounts McCollum (1842 - 1906)*
  Martha Ann Mounts Parker (1844 - 1918)*
  Richard Mounts (1846 - 1937)*
  Mary Elizabeth Bryson Mounts Robison (1848 - 1912)*
  James Mounts (1852 - 1929)*
  Sarah Ellen Mounts Jenkins (1854 - 1922)
  Nancy Maria Mounts Ballard (1856 - 1945)*
  Margaret Isabelle Mounts Baker (1858 - 1936)*
  Francis Morton Mounts (1861 - 1936)*
  Thomas Bryson Mounts (1863 - 1948)*
  Archibald Mullan Mounts (1865 - 1936)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Palacios Cemetery
Palacios
Matagorda County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Carolyn Ellis
Record added: Sep 22, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97575875
Sarah Ellen <i>Mounts</i> Jenkins
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Sarah Ellen <i>Mounts</i> Jenkins
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Sarah Ellen <i>Mounts</i> Jenkins
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